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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Two-Pronged Program Looks Best for Helping Smokers Quit
Title: Two-Pronged Program Looks Best for Helping Smokers Quit
Category: Health News
Created: 10/17/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Dads Face Guilt About Workouts, Just Like Moms Do
Title: Dads Face Guilt About Workouts, Just Like Moms Do
Category: Health News
Created: 10/17/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Athletic Trainers' Group Advises Heart Tests for Young Athletes
Title: Athletic Trainers' Group Advises Heart Tests for Young Athletes
Category: Health News
Created: 10/17/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods
Title: Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods
Category: Health News
Created: 10/18/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Obama Appoints 'Ebola Czar'
Title: Obama Appoints 'Ebola Czar'
Category: Health News
Created: 10/17/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Frequent Dining Out Might Widen Your Waistline, Study Finds
Title: Frequent Dining Out Might Widen Your Waistline, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 10/17/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, October 21, 2014 3:00 am EDT


How to Save a Ton of Money on the Health Tests You Need - TIME

TIME

How to Save a Ton of Money on the Health Tests You Need
TIME
“If you have risk factors, such as being fair, having a lot of moles, or having a family history of skin cancer, you may need to be seen as often as every three to six months,” says Dr. David Leffell, chief of dermatologic surgery at the Yale School of ...

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Posted Tuesday, October 21, 2014 6:05 am EDT

Students set postsecondary goals - West Central Tribune

West Central Tribune

Students set postsecondary goals
West Central Tribune
Other area schools beginning the program this year are Yellow Medicine East and BOLD. The Minnesota ... Ramp-Up is helping her learn what to do and what to expect, because she is the oldest child in her family and the first in her family to go to ...

Posted Tuesday, October 21, 2014 1:08 am EDT

Many Liberian Doctors—Including President's Son—Are Staying Away - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal

Many Liberian Doctors—Including President's Son—Are Staying Away
Wall Street Journal
He then earned a medical degree at Meharry Medical College in Nashville, got married, had four children and worked for many years in the emergency room at Bridgeport Hospital in Connecticut. In 2005, he returned to Liberia for the first time in two ...
Many Liberian Doctors—Including President's Son—Are Staying Away As ...Liberian Dialogue

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