Transoma Medical Receives FDA Marketing Clearance – ECGs on Mobile Handheld Device from Implanted Device Transoma Medical Receives FDA Marketing Clearance – ECGs on Mobile Handheld Device from Implanted Device

Information is sent through frequent ECG samples to Manage Complex and often Changing Arrhythmias wi...

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Tuesday, June 02, 2009

GE Healthcare’s Application for DaTSCAN™ Given Priority Review by the FDA to Help Detect Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB) often misdiagnosed GE Healthcare’s Application for DaTSCAN™ Given Priority Review by the FDA to Help Detect Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB) often misdiagnosed

Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB) has been difficult to diagnose, and is often misdiagnosed as Alzheim...

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Tuesday, June 02, 2009

First heart patients implanted with 3rd Generation mechanical heart pump - DuraHeart First heart patients implanted with 3rd Generation mechanical heart pump - DuraHeart

The device helps the heart pump blood from the left ventricle to the aorta, increasing flow throug...

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Tuesday, June 02, 2009

Woman Lost Her Limbs Due to a Kidney Stone Infection and Sepsis– Legal Case Continues Woman Lost Her Limbs Due to a Kidney Stone Infection and Sepsis– Legal Case Continues

This could be anyone’s biggest nightmare.  This happened a number of years ago before electronic me...

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Tuesday, June 02, 2009

The Tomato Pill for the Treatment Of High Cholesterol The Tomato Pill for the Treatment Of High Cholesterol

This could be an alternative, a natural one, that could help with keeping cholesterol in check.  We...

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Tuesday, June 02, 2009

BiPar Helps Women Live Longer – Breast Cancer BiPar Helps Women Live Longer – Breast Cancer

This is great news, prolongs life without any side effects.  The technology being studied and targe...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

New Medical Device Pending FDA Approval to Test for GERD New Medical Device Pending FDA Approval to Test for GERD

  There certainly hasn’t been a shortage of products for GERD, there are implants and now a device t...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

Charity Navigator – A Guide to Intelligent Giving Charity Navigator – A Guide to Intelligent Giving

Do you have a difficult time finding charities, this might be the spot you could be looking for.  I ...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

New Blood Test Developed to Detect Lung Cancer – CPT Code and Available in the US New Blood Test Developed to Detect Lung Cancer – CPT Code and Available in the US

The test was launched here in the US last week.  It does have a CPT code but the web pages sates th...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

New Potential Drug to Treat advanced Melanoma New Potential Drug to Treat advanced Melanoma

Clinical Trials state that the drug is prolonging life and also showing to shrink tumors.  We may a...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

Total Ankle Replacement System Approved by the FDA – The Star System Total Ankle Replacement System Approved by the FDA – The Star System

Finally an ankle replacement approved by the FDA.  Another company, Endotec went to court with the F...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

Octo-Mom to Get her own Reality TV Show – a Documentary? Octo-Mom to Get her own Reality TV Show – a Documentary?

Well you heard it here and I think the word documentary should be used loosely, you think?  Well at...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

ASCO Annual Meeting – EHR Lab (Perhaps Something New at the American Cancer Society Convention) ASCO Annual Meeting – EHR Lab (Perhaps Something New at the American Cancer Society Convention)

If you were not aware yet, one of the biggest meetings of the year is the ASCO convention.  This yea...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

UnitedHealth Ingenix's acquiring AIM Healthcare Services in Tennessee UnitedHealth Ingenix's acquiring AIM Healthcare Services in Tennessee

Health insurers hire AIM Healthcare to collect overpaid medical claims to providers, who in turn al...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

Researchers at UCLA Link Intestinal Inflammation to Systemic Chromosome Damage – Blood Marker Test Possible Instead of Endoscopic Procedure Researchers at UCLA Link Intestinal Inflammation to Systemic Chromosome Damage – Blood Marker Test Possible Instead of Endoscopic Procedure

Intestinal inflammatory disease leads to potentially developing cancer.  Now, other than an endoscop...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

Doctor who performed late term abortions shot to death - Wichita Doctor who performed late term abortions shot to death - Wichita

This is just sad and hard to fathom over abortions.  No matter which side of the fence one takes on ...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

What’s in a Prescription Bottle – Ask Target What’s in a Prescription Bottle – Ask Target

I have had a prescription in the new bottle and I do have to say I did look twice when I picked up ...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

Microsoft Acquires Rosetta Biosoftware – Merck Becomes Microsoft Life Sciences Client Microsoft Acquires Rosetta Biosoftware – Merck Becomes Microsoft Life Sciences Client

This is interesting as last Friday I discussed different uses of the Cloud by Pharma and Merck has ...

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Monday, June 01, 2009

Big Pharma Exploring and Moving Data to the Cloud – IT Execs Talk about How It is Being Done Big Pharma Exploring and Moving Data to the Cloud – IT Execs Talk about How It is Being Done

  Amazon, Google and Microsoft are the 3 big players for now in the Cloud market.   For the purpose...

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