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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It's 'Buyer Beware' for Decorative Contact Lenses, FDA Says
Title: It's 'Buyer Beware' for Decorative Contact Lenses, FDA Says
Category: Health News
Created: 7/29/2014 12:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Thursday, July 31, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Less Flexibility Seen in Brain Wiring of Kids With Autism: Study
Title: Less Flexibility Seen in Brain Wiring of Kids With Autism: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 7/29/2014 12:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Thursday, July 31, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Extra Exercise Could Help Depressed Smokers Quit: Study
Title: Extra Exercise Could Help Depressed Smokers Quit: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 7/29/2014 2:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Thursday, July 31, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Wider Face May Give You an Edge in Negotiations
Title: Wider Face May Give You an Edge in Negotiations
Category: Health News
Created: 7/29/2014 2:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Thursday, July 31, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Kids Will Pass on 'Healthy' Foods
Title: Kids Will Pass on 'Healthy' Foods
Category: Health News
Created: 7/29/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Thursday, July 31, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Heart Attack Patients Treated at Night, Weekends May Have Worse Outcomes
Title: Heart Attack Patients Treated at Night, Weekends May Have Worse Outcomes
Category: Health News
Created: 7/29/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/30/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Thursday, July 31, 2014 3:00 am EDT


Bring pet to Adventure Science Center's Dog Days of Summer. - The Tennessean

Bring pet to Adventure Science Center's Dog Days of Summer.
The Tennessean
Guests also can catch Nashville K9 police dog training, learn about traditional and Eastern veterinarian medicine and join in activities with the Nashville Kennel Club. The Nashville Humane Association's Teddy's Wagon also will have pets for adoption ...

and more »
Posted Thursday, July 31, 2014 2:50 am EDT

Parks & Rec: Register kids for first aquathon - The Tennessean

Parks & Rec: Register kids for first aquathon
The Tennessean
Fins & Feet is sponsored by Dick's Sporting Goods, ASAP Awards, Excel Aquatics, Sporti Pediatric Sports and Dance Medicine, Sonic, and Smoothie King. Pool Party!: Back-to-School pool ... Family night is $6 per person, with free admission for ages 1 and ...

Posted Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:11 am EDT

Nashville Area Surgery Centers and MDSave Partner to Make Affordable ... - Business Wire (press release)

Nashville Area Surgery Centers and MDSave Partner to Make Affordable ...
Business Wire (press release)
Associated Endoscopy in Hermitage and St. Thomas Medical Group Endoscopy Center will offer a fixed cost for colonoscopies to high-deductible, self-pay and under-insured patients at a lower rate than those individuals would typically pay. Those who are ...

Posted Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:48 pm EDT