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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Plane Passengers' Near-Death Experience Gives Clues to Trauma's Effect on Brain
Title: Plane Passengers' Near-Death Experience Gives Clues to Trauma's Effect on Brain
Category: Health News
Created: 7/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/6/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, July 7, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Watch Out for Disease-Carrying Insects This Summer
Title: Watch Out for Disease-Carrying Insects This Summer
Category: Health News
Created: 7/5/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/6/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, July 7, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Health Tip: Coping With Disaster
Title: Health Tip: Coping With Disaster
Category: Health News
Created: 7/6/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/6/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, July 7, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Health Tip: Risk Factors for Back Pain
Title: Health Tip: Risk Factors for Back Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 7/6/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/6/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, July 7, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Anti-Vaccine Trend Has Parents Shunning Newborns' Vitamin Shot
Title: Anti-Vaccine Trend Has Parents Shunning Newborns' Vitamin Shot
Category: Health News
Created: 7/6/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/6/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, July 7, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Regular Mamograms Might Lead to 'Overdiagnosis' of Breast Cancer
Title: Regular Mamograms Might Lead to 'Overdiagnosis' of Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 7/6/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/6/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, July 7, 2015 3:00 am EDT


Neighborhood Health names CMO - Nashville Post (subscription)

Neighborhood Health names CMO
Nashville Post (subscription)
He spent the past six years with Physicians Regional Healthcare System in Naples, Florida, where he was a family medicine physician. He previously was an urgent care physician at Commonwealth Health Corp. in Franklin and Bowling Green, Kentucky.

Posted Monday, July 6, 2015 12:33 pm EDT

Calcium Scan Can Predict Premature Death Risk, Study Says - Philly.com

Calcium Scan Can Predict Premature Death Risk, Study Says
Philly.com
In this new study, doctors referred 9,715 healthy patients in the Nashville area between 1996 and 1999 to a cardiology outreach screening program provided by the military's Tricare Healthcare System. The patients underwent ... Calcium scans are ...

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Posted Monday, July 6, 2015 6:07 pm EDT

Non-Invasive Test Can Predict Long-Term Risk of Death in Patients without ... - Cornell Chronicle

Cornell Chronicle

Non-Invasive Test Can Predict Long-Term Risk of Death in Patients without ...
Cornell Chronicle
Investigators, who also came from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, reviewed the medical records of 9,715 patients in the area surrounding Nashville, Tenn., who were referred by their primary ...
'Mammogram for the heart' can predict heart attack: StudyDOTmed.com

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Posted Monday, July 6, 2015 7:33 pm EDT