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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2014 Saw Only 3 Shark Attack Deaths Worldwide
Title: 2014 Saw Only 3 Shark Attack Deaths Worldwide
Category: Health News
Created: 3/27/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, March 31, 2015 3:00 am EDT

People May Grow More Trusting With Age, Study Finds
Title: People May Grow More Trusting With Age, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 3/27/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, March 31, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Young People At Risk of Second Injury After Knee Surgery
Title: Young People At Risk of Second Injury After Knee Surgery
Category: Health News
Created: 3/28/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, March 31, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Stiff Shoulder No Reason to Delay Rotator Cuff Surgery: Study
Title: Stiff Shoulder No Reason to Delay Rotator Cuff Surgery: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 3/28/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, March 31, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Processed Foods the Biggest Chunk of Calories in U.S. Grocery Bags: Study
Title: Processed Foods the Biggest Chunk of Calories in U.S. Grocery Bags: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 3/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, March 31, 2015 3:00 am EDT

Spring Allergies Have Arrived
Title: Spring Allergies Have Arrived
Category: Health News
Created: 3/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/30/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Tuesday, March 31, 2015 3:00 am EDT


Doctor recalls his near-death experience with Ebola - USA TODAY

USA TODAY

Doctor recalls his near-death experience with Ebola
USA TODAY
NASHVILLE -- Dr. Ian Crozier, the Vanderbilt University-trained infectious disease specialist who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone, was living in Uganda last summer, training doctors at a medical college, when he answered the call from the World Health ...

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Posted Monday, March 30, 2015 6:57 pm EDT

At What Point Did My Marriage Become Cheapened in the Eyes of the State of ... - Nashville Scene

At What Point Did My Marriage Become Cheapened in the Eyes of the State of ...
Nashville Scene
It is a biological fact that cannot be undone by whatever miracles modern medicine may invent. Is my marriage, sanctioned by the state of Tennessee nearly two decades ago, therefore less important in the eyes of Herbert Slatery, Bill Haslam and those ...

Posted Monday, March 30, 2015 12:03 pm EDT

Letters to the editor, March 30: Insure Tennessee - The Tennessean

The Tennessean

Letters to the editor, March 30: Insure Tennessee
The Tennessean
If they sicken, they need much more expensive medical care, they no longer contribute to taxes and their family future may well be limited. It's inhumane and very stupid to stand ... Want to be even more economical? Reduce the 26 percent defensive ...

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Posted Sunday, March 29, 2015 12:25 am EDT