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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Emotional Life Lingers for Alzheimer's Patients, Even as Memory Fades
Title: Emotional Life Lingers for Alzheimer's Patients, Even as Memory Fades
Category: Health News
Created: 9/29/2014 12:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Wednesday, October 1, 2014 3:00 am EDT

American Doctor Exposed to Ebola Admitted to NIH Hospital
Title: American Doctor Exposed to Ebola Admitted to NIH Hospital
Category: Health News
Created: 9/29/2014 12:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Wednesday, October 1, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Too Many Heart Scans May Pose Radiation Risks, Cardiologists Say
Title: Too Many Heart Scans May Pose Radiation Risks, Cardiologists Say
Category: Health News
Created: 9/29/2014 4:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Wednesday, October 1, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Antibiotic Use Before Age 2 Might Raise Obesity Risk, Study Says
Title: Antibiotic Use Before Age 2 Might Raise Obesity Risk, Study Says
Category: Health News
Created: 9/29/2014 4:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Wednesday, October 1, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Medical Implant Devices Skate Through Review Process, Studies Claim
Title: Medical Implant Devices Skate Through Review Process, Studies Claim
Category: Health News
Created: 9/29/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Wednesday, October 1, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Health Tip: Get Physical Activity
Title: Health Tip: Get Physical Activity
Category: Health News
Created: 9/30/2014 7:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Wednesday, October 1, 2014 3:00 am EDT


Well Placed Smile opens in Nashville - The Tennessean

The Tennessean

Well Placed Smile opens in Nashville
The Tennessean
Stephanie Ingram, who helped create Currey Ingram Academy and Vanderbilt University's Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, is joining forces with Louis Upkins Jr., an author and speaker on well-being, to create Well Placed Smile. The Nashville ...

Posted Wednesday, October 1, 2014 3:06 am EDT

How This Enterovirus Outbreak Could Affect Adults - myCentralOregon.com

myCentralOregon.com

How This Enterovirus Outbreak Could Affect Adults
myCentralOregon.com
“Everyone is scratching their heads on this one,” said Dr. William Schaffner, chairman of the department of medicine at Vanderbilt University in Nashville. One possible theory is that the current pathogen, enterovirus 68, or a virus very similar to it ...

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Posted Tuesday, September 30, 2014 1:27 pm EDT

Cornhole tourney to benefit cancer patients - Rocky Mount Telegram

Rocky Mount Telegram

Cornhole tourney to benefit cancer patients
Rocky Mount Telegram
“This all came about in 2005 or 2006 when my brother was diagnosed with lymphoma and I realized cancer can and will affect anyone,” said Nashville fire Capt. Jason Edwards. ... Edwards, Engineer Lee Coppedge and Lt. Andrew Joyner enlisted the help of ...

Posted Wednesday, October 1, 2014 12:16 am EDT