A New View on Clinical Stroke Research

NIH Hopes to Revolutionize Process through National Network

Everyone wants to build a better mousetrap … but building it over and over again isn’t very efficient.  ...Read More



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STROKE FOCUS

A New View on Clinical Stroke Research | Stroke, NIH, NINDS, Stroke Research, StrokeNet, Scott Janis, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Emory, Medical University of South Carolina, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
A New View on Clinical Stroke Research
NIH Hopes to Revolutionize Process through National Network

Everyone wants to build a better mousetrap … but building it over and over again isn’t very efficient. Finding a way to keep the ‘mousetrap’ infrastructure in place while adding new features based on a collective body of knowledge is fundamentally the basis of the new National Institutes of Health Stroke Trials Network.

 
HEALTHCARE CONSTRUCTION FOCUS

Building Information Modeling: The future of health care construction | Messer Construction Co, Building Information Modeling, Knoxville Orthopaedic Surgical Center
Building Information Modeling: The future of health care construction

3D design and construction tool brings cost and time savings, lifetime benefits to building owners

As the healthcare industry seeks to eliminate waste and add efficiency to facilities, Building Information Modeling (BIM) helps accomplish those objectives before the first shovel even hits the dirt.


 
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Rx for Reform: Getting Started with ICD-10 Implementation

ICD-10 represents a radical change in the way medical coding will be conducted, using nearly five times as many codes as ICD-9.


 
Your Company’s News Page Can Help or Hurt Your Bottom Line

Let’s face it, it’s hard enough to do business these days with all the competition, especially in healthcare IT and associated health care services, so a website should be one of your business’ most effective tools for garnering and converting leads (customers).


 
Clinically Speaking: New Guidelines Give Physicians Roadmap for Obesity Treatment

The November 2013 release of new guidelines for the management of overweight and obese patients by the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Associates, and the Obesity Society is a significant step forward in fighting America’s obesity epidemic.


 
Enjoying East Tennessee
Enjoying East Tennessee

Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame

As a banker, my husband, Brad, was a member of the Tennessee Bankers Association (TBA) –Y0ung Division.


 
Legal Matters: Controlled Substances: Still a Legislative Focus for 2014

The past three years have seen substantial changes in the laws affecting controlled substance prescribing and pain management clinics in Tennessee.


 
The Literary Examiner
The Literary Examiner
 
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Little Improvement in Children Paralyzed After Viral Infection, Study Finds
Title: Little Improvement in Children Paralyzed After Viral Infection, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 1/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, January 31, 2015 2:00 am EST

Diabetes Patients Lax With Meds If Diagnosed With Cancer, Study Finds
Title: Diabetes Patients Lax With Meds If Diagnosed With Cancer, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 1/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, January 31, 2015 2:00 am EST

Flu's Grip on U.S. Starting to Weaken: CDC
Title: Flu's Grip on U.S. Starting to Weaken: CDC
Category: Health News
Created: 1/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, January 31, 2015 2:00 am EST

Acne Gel Linked to Rare Side Effect, Doctors Warn
Title: Acne Gel Linked to Rare Side Effect, Doctors Warn
Category: Health News
Created: 1/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, January 31, 2015 2:00 am EST

Good Sleep Habits, Enforced Rules Help Kids Sleep: Study
Title: Good Sleep Habits, Enforced Rules Help Kids Sleep: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 1/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, January 31, 2015 2:00 am EST

Arizona Officials Say Nearly 1,000 People May Have Been Exposed to Measles
Title: Arizona Officials Say Nearly 1,000 People May Have Been Exposed to Measles
Category: Health News
Created: 1/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, January 31, 2015 2:00 am EST


Wait and see ... treat if necessary - Omaha World-Herald

Omaha World-Herald

Wait and see ... treat if necessary
Omaha World-Herald
There's a realization that some tests aren't appropriate, don't provide clues to your health condition and are expensive, said Dr. Reid B. Blackwelder, family physician and board chair of the American Academy of Family Physicians. “As we get new ...

Posted Sunday, February 1, 2015 5:06 am EST

PD Editorial: Reviving hospital won't be easy - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

PD Editorial: Reviving hospital won't be easy
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
If the plan is approved, a newly formed nonprofit group would assume management and rename the hospital Sonoma West Medical Center. There's plenty of reason for skepticism — but not surprise. Since the mid-1990s, when Nashville-based HCA ...

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Posted Saturday, January 31, 2015 3:09 am EST

Hattiesburg Clinic welcomes new employees - Hattiesburg American

Hattiesburg Clinic welcomes new employees
Hattiesburg American
He earned his Bachelor of Science in nursing through the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, his Master of Science in nursing from William Carey University in Hattiesburg and his Post-Graduate Certification in family nurse practitioner ...

Posted Sunday, February 1, 2015 12:03 am EST