Health care is a massive market opportunity, but only about one percent of the APIs on ProgrammableWeb are associated with clinical services. A Silicon Valley startup called DrChrono aims to change that.
Due to spending 11 hours visiting an excellent facility outside Ashtabula County operated by the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and hideous winter weather increasing travel time in terms of additional hours, there is no episode for release on Wednesday. Show More Summary
by Steve Jalsevac TORONTO, December 11, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The parade of witnesses from Toronto’s “Women’s Care Clinic” abortion site on Lawrence Avenue West continued when the trial of Mary Wagner resumed in the Ontario Court of Justice on Wednesday. Last Friday, “medical director”…
Last week Planned Parenthood of Arizona announced it was closing its Yuma clinic, located in the southwest corner of the state, near both the California and Mexico borders. Not to worry, PPAZ plans to hire a roving reproductive needs administrator to schedule abortions via iPad. PP’s Yuma facility had committed medical abortions until 2011, when a […]
At the 2013 American Society of Hematology meeting in Dec. 2013, James Kochenderfer, M.D., investigator in the Experimental Transplantation and Immunology Branch, NCI, presented findings from two clinical trials evaluating the use of genetically modified immune system T cells as cancer therapy.
Robert Lewandowski showed once again why he's the darling of the transfer gossip columns on Wednesday, with this clinical finish for Borussia Dortmund against Marseille. The French side replied soon after to make it 1-1. Be sure to stay in touch with the game's happenings at Bleacher Report. Read more World Football news on BleacherReport.com
As healthcare transforms from a volume-based service to one that is more value-based, and “accountable care” becomes the focus for hospitals, clinics, and other providers, it will be absolutely essential to take a more holistic view of community health...(read more)
A drug now used to treat a type of lymphoma has shown surprising benefit in preclinical studies of inflammatory breast cancer.
by Cheryl Sullenger Analysis Topeka, KS, Dec. 11, 2013 (OperationRescue.org) – Over 2 ½ years after its passage, a once high-profile abortion clinic licensing law languishes in a Shawnee County Court, all but forgotten while abortion clinics that could not or would not comply continue to operate well…
A recent Mayo Clinic study found that people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are about twice as likely to develop mild cognitive impairment (MCI) -- and chances are that it will include memory loss. The study was recently published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings.
I moved to Florida three months ago to take a job as a primary care nurse practitioner in a clinic for the underserved and uninsured. This position followed four years spent as a home-visiting nurse practitioner working with high acuity, chronically ill patients in the Boston area. I didn’t realize it would be such a [...]
Yesterday, the Kansas Supreme Court denied former Attorney General Phill Kline’s motion for rehearing or modification of its order to indefinitely suspend Kline’s Kansas law license for ethics violations related to abortion clinic investigations. “The Court took only five business days to deny a 90 page motion that proved objectively that the Court’s opinion […]
(PHILADELPHIA) A drug now used to treat a type of lymphoma has shown surprising benefit in preclinical studies of inflammatory breast cancer, according to a researcher at Thomas Jefferson University's Kimmel Cancer Center. read more
by Molly Fisher Nothing reveals age faster than red, cracked, veiny hands. "The skin on the back of the hands is very thin," explains Dr. Stuart Maddin, board-certified dermatologist and clinical professor emeritus at the Department of Dermatology and Skin Science of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia. Show More Summary
Foundation Medicine has announced new data demonstrating that its fully informative genomic profile for hematologic cancers, FoundationOne™ Heme, can be performed in routine clinical cancer specimens to identify all classes of genomic...Show More Summary
Muscle cell therapy to treat some degenerative diseases, including Muscular Dystrophy, could be a more realistic clinical possibility, now that scientists have found a way to isolate muscle cells from embryonic tissue. PhD Student Bianca...Show More Summary
The Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) is launching a major new project that will pioneer a novel, more flexible approach to clinical trials of drugs designed to prevent Alzheimer's disease. The €53 million project, which will see...Show More Summary
An international team of scientists led by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center cancer proteomics expert Amanda Paulovich, M.D., has demonstrated the feasibility of large-scale, standardized protein measurements, which are necessary...Show More Summary
In mice with a rodent form of multiple sclerosis (MS), vitamin D appears to block damage-causing immune cells from migrating to the central nervous system, offering a potential explanation for why the so-called "sunshine vitamin" may...Show More Summary
1. American College of Physicians issues policy calling for tighter management of prescription drugsIn a new policy paper published in Annals of Internal Medicine, the American College of Physicians (ACP) recommends clinical and administrative...Show More Summary