Doctors are backing a wider consideration of prostate drug - Proscar Doctors are backing a wider consideration of prostate drug - Proscar

The reports state that it cuts the potential of developing prostate cancer by 25%.  It will have so...

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Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Brain Cancer Treatment Kills Tumors by 'Cooking' with Laser– Cleveland Clinic Brain Cancer Treatment Kills Tumors by 'Cooking' with Laser– Cleveland Clinic

This a brand new technique and is not FDA approved yet, but they are hoping by the end of the year ...

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Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Tainted Syringes Killed 5 Patients – Need Technology at the FDA to Report Quality Control numbers on batches and lots before shipping occurs Tainted Syringes Killed 5 Patients – Need Technology at the FDA to Report Quality Control numbers on batches and lots before shipping occurs

AM2PAT CEO Dushyant Patel is reported having gone back to India.  This is terrible as the 2 factory...

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Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Patient Involvement Helps with Reminders and PHRS Patient Involvement Helps with Reminders and PHRS

Not too long ago I wrote about patient involvement too with Clinical Trials and using personal healt...

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Tuesday, February 24, 2009

How To Send Email Text Messages To Any Cell Phone (for Free) from your computer How To Send Email Text Messages To Any Cell Phone (for Free) from your computer

This was a popular post a while back and had quite a bit of interest so I am reposting for those who...

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Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Business Intelligence in HealthCare – Aggregated Data at Harvard Medical Centers Business Intelligence in HealthCare – Aggregated Data at Harvard Medical Centers

You can read Dr.Halamka’s post the the link below, but for those who are not Health IT centric, I’l...

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Tuesday, February 24, 2009

The search for John Doe –  Who’s running the queries (Algorithms) and wants to know The search for John Doe – Who’s running the queries (Algorithms) and wants to know

De-identification of data base material, it’s all in a query and who’s running it.  As far as I kno...

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Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Implanted Medical Device for GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease) in Trials Implanted Medical Device for GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease) in Trials

The procedure involves a 20-30 minute minimally-invasive surgical procedure to place the magnetic b...

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Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Swiss Partner Basilea asking Johnson and Johnson  – What’s the Hold up with Ceftobiprole Swiss Partner Basilea asking Johnson and Johnson – What’s the Hold up with Ceftobiprole

This is a new drug to combat MRSA and has been approved for use in Canada, Switzerland and the Ukra...

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Tuesday, February 24, 2009

What Happened to Congressman Pete Stark – Four Letter Words? What Happened to Congressman Pete Stark – Four Letter Words?

Well we know the Congressman knows how to use a four letter word, that’s for sure.  The guy doing the interview is a bit irritating, but our...

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Monday, February 23, 2009

Statewide Health Information Exchange System to Launch in 23 Orange County ERs Statewide Health Information Exchange System to Launch in 23 Orange County ERs

Connecting regional emergency rooms is on the move, July 2009 is slated for the Orange County, Cali...

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Monday, February 23, 2009

The No Insurance Club – An Alternative for Those Who have no Health Insurance The No Insurance Club – An Alternative for Those Who have no Health Insurance

In Arizona, a new organization is offering another alternative for those who do not have insurance a...

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Monday, February 23, 2009

EHR Vendor NextGen Calls for Education to be stepped up EHR Vendor NextGen Calls for Education to be stepped up

This is a comment you see on this blog all the time – education.   Right now Health IT is on an acc...

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Monday, February 23, 2009

Medtronic to Buy 2 Heart-Valve Companies Medtronic to Buy 2 Heart-Valve Companies

Ventor Products is located in Israel and focuses on minimally invasive catheter procedures.  Core Va...

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Monday, February 23, 2009

Medisoft Practice Management Software adds EMR Medisoft Practice Management Software adds EMR

Medisoft practice management software has been around for quite a while and now it appears charting...

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Monday, February 23, 2009

Johnson and Johnson Hit with Off Label Allegations Johnson and Johnson Hit with Off Label Allegations

It doesn’t appear that any pharma company has not been involved in a lawsuit over Off Label Marketi...

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Sunday, February 22, 2009

Vidoop Secure Log on Password Software Available For Microsoft HealthVault PHR Vidoop Secure Log on Password Software Available For Microsoft HealthVault PHR

This is an online password program that uses images to help you log in to sites you use all the tim...

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Sunday, February 22, 2009

Computer-Designed Drugs Created with Algorithms to help create new and new variant antibiotics Computer-Designed Drugs Created with Algorithms to help create new and new variant antibiotics

Vancomycin is one of the first drugs they are working with to create a “what if” result in order to...

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Sunday, February 22, 2009

The  Cyclotron Received European CE Mark for Proton Therapy System  – One Big Medical Device The Cyclotron Received European CE Mark for Proton Therapy System – One Big Medical Device

This device requires a dedicated building to house the therapy equipment and has not been approved b...

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Sunday, February 22, 2009

FedEx CEO Frederick W. Smith Talks about the Economy and their Innovations with Technology FedEx CEO Frederick W. Smith Talks about the Economy and their Innovations with Technology

  FedEx is one company that has invested in utilized technology to put them where they are today.  ...

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Sunday, February 22, 2009
 
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