ZietGeist – a movie that discusses the future ZietGeist – a movie that discusses the future

This is a bit off the wall, and when you have about 2 hours it’s worth giving a watch. I didn’t ag...

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Friday, November 28, 2008

Prescriptions risk score used to deny health insurance Prescriptions risk score used to deny health insurance

Lawmakers are going to have a difficult time with this one as they are not technically up to date en...

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Friday, November 28, 2008

German court rules big boobs are not a medical problem German court rules big boobs are not a medical problem

This is a procedure women here in the US undergo all the time for a reduction, but in Germany the court decided no, but again we may not ha...

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Friday, November 28, 2008

Doctor tries to blame hand wash for drunk-driving arrest – the hands didn’t have it Doctor tries to blame hand wash for drunk-driving arrest – the hands didn’t have it

Nobody wants a DUI for being under the influence, and especially during the holiday season coming u...

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Friday, November 28, 2008

Safety and Effectiveness of Using CyberKnife on Prostate Cancer Safety and Effectiveness of Using CyberKnife on Prostate Cancer

When it comes to cancer today there are many different options to look at and discuss with your phy...

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Friday, November 28, 2008

A new source of generic Wellbutrin available soon A new source of generic Wellbutrin available soon

Teva Pharma has a generic version, but earlier this year there were some consumer complaints, now ...

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Friday, November 28, 2008

With bloggers Is anything Off The Record? With bloggers Is anything Off The Record?

Good post here about bloggers, you never know where we lurk, but more importantly, what are they goi...

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Friday, November 28, 2008

High Definition Surgery from Sony with four new products High Definition Surgery from Sony with four new products

New products from cameras, printers and monitors can now make surgery room high definition from Sony...

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Thursday, November 27, 2008

ProstateCradle.com Launches external Prostate Therapy Device by Enviromax ProstateCradle.com Launches external Prostate Therapy Device by Enviromax

This is a real product and the price is $49.00 and simple to use, just sit on it. The film is good f...

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Thursday, November 27, 2008

Taiwan Firms Companies with hospitals in China – New Paradigms? Taiwan Firms Companies with hospitals in China – New Paradigms?

Part of the incentive here is that the average cost per day in a hospital in Taiwan is $90, compare...

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Thursday, November 27, 2008

Oncology Services Europe enters opens clinical trials in India Oncology Services Europe enters opens clinical trials in India

Other countries outside the US are also expressing and formulating their clinical trial business in India.  Of late there have been a multit...

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Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Teva Pharmaceutical raided in European Union antitrust probe Teva Pharmaceutical raided in European Union antitrust probe

The entire focus is to see whether or not patent laws have been violated and if less expensive generics were in any way stalled from gettin...

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Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Siemens Introduces New Standard Of Care For Breast Ultrasound Siemens Introduces New Standard Of Care For Breast Ultrasound

The software, Virtual Touch Tissue Quantification,  is the first and only application to provide a ...

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Wednesday, November 26, 2008

2 Biotech Companies Face Potential Delisting on Nasdaq 2 Biotech Companies Face Potential Delisting on Nasdaq

Current economic conditions are taking their toll on the biotech industry.  Both companies are involved in research and development for canc...

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Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Doro Launches HandleEasy 330 & 326i GSM Wireless Handsets in the U.S. Doro Launches HandleEasy 330 & 326i GSM Wireless Handsets in the U.S.

This looks like a real winner here, big screen, big keys!  The phones will be available at Centenni...

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Wednesday, November 26, 2008

FDA Delays Johnson and Johnson Antibiotic Over Clinical Trial Data FDA Delays Johnson and Johnson Antibiotic Over Clinical Trial Data

This one is very interesting so say the least, and it sounds like a software issue of sorts, not enough audit tables or was the data corrupt...

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Wednesday, November 26, 2008

WebHealthCentre Telemedicine– Free Consults and Radiology interpretations from India WebHealthCentre Telemedicine– Free Consults and Radiology interpretations from India

The portal is by patients in 16 countries, including India, the U.S., Canada, and the U.K.  The serv...

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Wednesday, November 26, 2008

FDA May Need Major Restructuring – Catch up with Technology FDA May Need Major Restructuring – Catch up with Technology

Some issues are a result of still being paper driven as timely reports and real time information ar...

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Wednesday, November 26, 2008

GangaGen cultures $5.4M to treat bacterial infections GangaGen cultures $5.4M to treat bacterial infections

More investing to develop drugs to help in the battle with staph and MRSA infections.  All R and D ...

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Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Senators Seek Study on Best Practices – Health IT Senators Seek Study on Best Practices – Health IT

Desmond Tutu was doing the same thing this week for developing countries with his call to action .  BD  ” Partridge, president and chief ...

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Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Personalized medicine will rely on IT – It’s all about Software Personalized medicine will rely on IT – It’s all about Software

Let’s put it another way, it can’t exist without IT.  Again it all comes back to running algorithms ...

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Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Are electronic and personal health records inevitable? – Sure they are but we need education and mentors to make it work! Are electronic and personal health records inevitable? – Sure they are but we need education and mentors to make it work!

ZDNet just wrote about Dr. Kolodner and his recent report which is good, but we need more than repor...

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Tuesday, November 25, 2008
 
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