Technology
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Blue Button Mobile Available for Veterans to Download and View Personal Health Records

BarbaraDuck - February 21, 2011

Northrop Grumman has developed a mobile application called VA-214 whereby personal health records can remotely access MyHealthVet from an Android…

Home Health
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FDA Approves Home Dialysis Machine From Fresenius Medical Care

BarbaraDuck - February 21, 2011

If maintained properly the machine could offer some real convenience of not having to go to a facility for treatment.…

Medical Devices
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Allergan’s Lap-Band Gains 26 Million More Customers

PatrickDriscoll - February 18, 2011

The decision by the FDA to allow the use of lap-band for the management of obesity in patients with a…

Medical Devices
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Department of Defense to Seed $500 Million For Companies to Develop Dual Use Technologies-“Collaboration Not Innovation” DOD Can’t Keep Pace With the Iphone

BarbaraDuck - February 18, 2011

Well here you have it, an admittance of not being up to speed with technology and again this goes back…

Medical Innovations
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UCLA and VA Researchers Accidentally Discover Compound that Induces Hair Growth By Blocking Stress Related Hormone-They Filed for a Patent

BarbaraDuck - February 17, 2011

What they found by accident was that astressin-B could also translate for use in human hair growth. It is known…

Medical Devices
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FDA Gives Approval for Lap-Band Use With Less Obese Patients

BarbaraDuck - February 17, 2011

This means those who are borderline no longer have to put on weight to have the surgery, hey that does…

Sealants, Glues, Hemostatis in Orthopaedic Applications
Medical Devices
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Medical Devices
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Sealants, Glues, Hemostatis in Orthopaedic Applications

PatrickDriscoll - February 15, 2011

Opportunities for sealants, hemostasis, and closure products abound in the orthopedics field as investigators develop improved surgical procedures for patients…

Medical Devices
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US Medical Device Companies Look to Europe and Other Countries for Approval and Sales-Some Not Even Selling Here While We Over Inflate Value on Social Algorithms

BarbaraDuck - February 14, 2011

The approval process too has been hit by economics. Due to the money needed to be spent for FDA approval,…

eHealth
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6 Questions Hospital CIOs and IT Directors Should Be Asking Vendors

ShahidShah - January 12, 2011

    With healthcare IT integration tasks finally taking off because of Meaningful Use and other care collaboration requirements, HL7…