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.


 
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The Literary Examiner
 
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Family History of Breast Cancer Doesn't Worsen Patient's Prognosis: Study
Title: Family History of Breast Cancer Doesn't Worsen Patient's Prognosis: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 5/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, May 22, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Oxytocin, Alcohol Seem to Work on Brain in Similar Ways
Title: Oxytocin, Alcohol Seem to Work on Brain in Similar Ways
Category: Health News
Created: 5/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, May 22, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Baby's Gender May Influence Mom's Diabetes Risk
Title: Baby's Gender May Influence Mom's Diabetes Risk
Category: Health News
Created: 5/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, May 22, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Fewer Motorcyclists Dying in Crashes: Report
Title: Fewer Motorcyclists Dying in Crashes: Report
Category: Health News
Created: 5/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, May 22, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Depression Tied to Some Risk of Parkinson's Disease
Title: Depression Tied to Some Risk of Parkinson's Disease
Category: Health News
Created: 5/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, May 22, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites
Title: Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites
Category: Health News
Created: 5/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, May 22, 2015 3:00 am EDT


Ms. Cheap's Summer Guide: Free music, movies and more - The Tennessean

Ms. Cheap's Summer Guide: Free music, movies and more
The Tennessean
Details: www.nashville.gov/parks. 615-862-8440. And if you wonder whether the dance is canceled due to weather, check www.twitter.com/bigbandances. •Metro Parks' Red Caboose Concert Series, featuring live music for families, is held 7-9 p.m. Friday ...

Posted Friday, May 22, 2015 11:16 am EDT

The Rate Of Babies Born Addicted To Painkillers Is Rising At An Alarming Rate - Huffington Post

The Rate Of Babies Born Addicted To Painkillers Is Rising At An Alarming Rate
Huffington Post
"It's like having a colicky baby times five," said Patrick, an assistant professor of pediatrics and health policy at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee. "They're extremely fussy, inconsolable, don't sleep, have feeding ...

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Posted Friday, May 22, 2015 8:33 am EDT

Health Care Heroes: Dr. Roy Elam's career focuses on what can't be measured - Nashville Business Journal

Nashville Business Journal

Health Care Heroes: Dr. Roy Elam's career focuses on what can't be measured
Nashville Business Journal
Nathan Morgan | Nashville Business Journal. Dr. Roy Elam is medical director of the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine at… more. Dr. Roy Elam, this year's Health Care Heroes Lifetime Achievement winner, believes the real power of health care is in ...

Posted Friday, May 22, 2015 9:12 am EDT