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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Donated Livers Not Harmed by Travel Distances, Study Finds
Title: Donated Livers Not Harmed by Travel Distances, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 8/28/2014 2:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/29/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, August 30, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Your Family's Germs May Move With You
Title: Your Family's Germs May Move With You
Category: Health News
Created: 8/28/2014 2:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/29/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, August 30, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Gene Research Yields Insights Into Ebola Virus
Title: Gene Research Yields Insights Into Ebola Virus
Category: Health News
Created: 8/28/2014 2:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/29/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, August 30, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Electrical Pulses to Scalp May Boost Memory: Study
Title: Electrical Pulses to Scalp May Boost Memory: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 8/28/2014 2:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/29/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, August 30, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Less Sleep in Teen Years Tied to More Pounds at 21
Title: Less Sleep in Teen Years Tied to More Pounds at 21
Category: Health News
Created: 8/28/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/29/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, August 30, 2014 3:00 am EDT

Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDC
Title: Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDC
Category: Health News
Created: 8/28/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/29/2014 12:00:00 AM Posted Saturday, August 30, 2014 3:00 am EDT


Medical center opens neuroscience institute - Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

Medical center opens neuroscience institute
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
The medical system opened the Northwest Arkansas Neuroscience Institute on Aug. 1 and introduced ... They are trained in a specialized and growing field called endovascular neurosurgery and came from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in ...

Posted Monday, September 1, 2014 5:50 pm EDT

Not Here to Feed On Ebola Spoils - AllAfrica.com

Not Here to Feed On Ebola Spoils
AllAfrica.com
Dr. Sirleaf obtained his Doctor of Medicine degree from Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN and completed his emergency medicine residency at Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York, N.Y. He completed his Pre-Med studies at Atlanta University ...

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Posted Monday, September 1, 2014 5:32 am EDT

ABC Nabs Medical Drama From David Marshall Grant & Vendetta As Put Pilot - Deadline.com

ABC Nabs Medical Drama From David Marshall Grant & Vendetta As Put Pilot
Deadline.com
In a very competitive situation, ABC has landed a medical advocate drama project from David Marshall Grant (Nashville, Smash). The project, produced by Sheldon Turner and Jennifer Klein's Vendetta Prods. and Warner Bros ... Shocking her friends and ...

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Posted Thursday, August 28, 2014 8:35 pm EDT