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Medistar Corporation and Post Acute Medical Announce Development of PAM Rehabilitation Hospital of Indianapolis

CARMEL, Ind., May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Medistar Corporation ("Medistar") and Post Acute Medical LLC ("PAM") are pleased to announce the development of PAM Rehabilitation Hospital of Indianapolis.

Source: YAHOO!
Published: 09 May 2019

Medical marijuana saved my mother’s life, student says. She wants the program expanded to help others.

I want to urge legislators to expand the use of medical marijuana so New Jerseyans in acute or persistent pain can receive access to relief and comfort from their suffering. I agree that the medical marijuana legislation should be separated from the ...

Published: 18 May 2019

Colorado bill would allow doctors to recommend medical marijuana instead of prescription painkillers

“This is going to be a pretty big deal for acute pain for athletes,” Hooton said, “and also for kids who have surgeries.” In order for children to currently be recommended medical marijuana, they need two physicians to sign off. Should SB 19-013 ...

Source: KUSA
Published: 18 May 2019

Renal infarction is associated with acute kidney injury in patients with cardiac amyloidosis

In patients with cardiac amyloidosis, renal infarction is associated with acute kidney injury according to a new study in Mayo Clinic Proceedings, published by Elsevier. Investigators recommend ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 16 May 2019

Acute Care Market Revenue By 2023 | Industry Growth, Segment, SWOT Analysis, Key Players, Development Trends

Acute Hospital Care Market - Segments For ease of understanding, the analysis has been segmented into three key dynamics: – By Medical Condition: Urgent care, emergency care, short-term stabilization, acute care surgery, trauma care, and others.

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 16 May 2019

MetroSouth Medical Center Offers Tips for Staying Mobile Later in Life

About MetroSouth Medical Center MetroSouth Medical Center (MetroSouth) is a 314-bed, acute care hospital with a blend of private and semi-private rooms located in Blue Island, IL. MetroSouth has a ...

Source: Patch
Published: 17 May 2019

Veritas Announces the Completion of Clinical Trial on their Cannabis Product for Treatment of Acute Pain

Veritas' Medical Director Dr. Scott Alexander and FDI’s CEO Dr. Jose F. Rodriguez Orengo designed and successfully carried out this study to obtain clinical data on the safety and potential efficacy of CTL-X in acute pain During the next three (3 ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 15 May 2019

Auris Medical Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Shares

In addition Auris Medical has two Phase 3 programs under development: Sonsuvi ® (AM-111) for acute inner ear hearing loss and Keyzilen ® (AM-101) for acute inner ear tinnitus. The Company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda with ...

Source: Nasdaq
Published: 15 May 2019

HCA Healthcare/HealthONE’s Swedish Medical Center Achieves Healthgrades 2019 Patient Safety Excellence Award

Englewood, CO, May 16, 2019 --( Swedish Medical Center announced today that it is a recipient of the Healthgrades 2019 Patient Safety Excellence Award(TM). This distinction places Swedish among the top 5% of all short-term acute care hospitals ...

Source: Pr
Published: 16 May 2019

AVITA Medical Appoints Interim CFO

AVITA Medical’s first U.S. product, the RECELL® System, was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in September 2018. The RECELL System is indicated for use in the treatment of acute thermal burns in patients 18 years and older.

Source: The Bakersfield Californian
Published: 15 May 2019

Why the AVITA Medical share priced rocketed 16% higher today

So with nearly half a million Americans suffering acute thermal burns that require medical treatment each year, the market appears to believe that AVITA Medical’s RECELL System could have a sizeable opportunity given this latest development. Elsewhere in ...

Source: The Motley Fool on
Published: 16 May 2019

FDA Panel Recommends Against Quizartinib Approval for Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Klepin, associate professor of internal medicine in the section of hematology and oncology ... the FDA safety analysis included potentially fatal differentiation syndrome, acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis and prolonged cytopenias.

Source: Cure Today
Published: 15 May 2019

Atlantic Health System's Newton Medical Center Nationally Recognized for Patient Safety

The Healthgrades 2019 Patient Safety Excellence Award TM places Newton Medical Center among the top 5% of all short-term acute care hospitals reporting patient safety data as evaluated by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for information about ...

Source: TAPinto
Published: 15 May 2019

Super Heroes: 3 Ways Long-Term Acute Care Can Improve Health Outcomes

Survival Rates Are Higher According to a study published in Critical Care Medicine, patients transferred from a “traditional acute-care hospital” to a long-term acute-care facility experienced higher survival rates and a “longer mean survival time.”

Published: 06 Mar 2019

Post Acute Specialty Hospital of Milwaukee to close

110th St. in Greenfield, which is planned for April 30. The 62-bed for-profit hospital provides specialized medical care to acutely ill patients requiring extended recovery time after an acute care hospital stay. The average length of stay for patients is ...

Source: BizTimes
Published: 08 Mar 2019

St. Louis County inmate died of acute leukemia, medical examiner rules

CLAYTON • The St. Louis County inmate whose health deteriorated for several days before he was found dead in his cell on March 1 died of acute leukemia, a report from the county medical examiner said. The illness was not diagnosed before his death.

Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Published: 11 Apr 2019

Gene-silencing: 'New class' of medicine reverses disease porphyria

Doctors have used a new type of medicine called "gene silencing" to reverse a disease that leaves people in crippling pain. The condition, acute intermittent porphyria, also causes paralysis and is fatal in some cases. The novel approach fine-tunes the ...

Source: BBC
Published: 13 Apr 2019

PET/CT imaging agent shows promise for better diagnosis of acute venous thromboembolism

Researchers report that a new nuclear medicine tracer may allow better diagnosis of acute venous thromboembolism (VTE). Acute VTE is a disease that includes deep-vein thrombosis and its complication, pulmonary embolism, which can be fatal. A first-in-human ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 16 Feb 2019

Post Acute Medical to layoff more than 200 employees

A local facility is preparing to close its doors and lay off more than 200 employees next month. According to the Texas Workforce Commission, Post Acute Medical will layoff more than 220 employees next month. The facility, on the 6200 block of Saratoga ...

Published: 04 Mar 2019

Recro Pharma Announces Presentation of New Meta-Analysis for IV Meloxicam at the 44th Annual Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Meeting

New Meta-Analysis Data Suggests IV Meloxicam Produces Largest SPID, Greater Reduction in Opioid Use and Better Safety Profile Compared to Other Non-Opioid Medications for Moderate to Severe Pain Abstract Among the Highest Scoring Presentations at the ...

Source: Nasdaq
Published: 11 Apr 2019

Getting Post-Acute Care At Home Is Cheaper, But Not Better Than A Skilled Nursing Facility

The study found that post-acute care at home resulted in significantly lower overall ... was published on March 11 in JAMA Internal Medicine. The authors were doing a statistical analysis, not trying to explain the reasons for these outcomes.

Source: Forbes
Published: 20 Mar 2019

Abstract Among the Highest Scoring Presentations at the Meeting

meloxicam data at the 44 th Annual Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Meeting, hosted by the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, taking place April 11-13, 2019, in Las Vegas. The abstract was a highly scored submission ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 11 Apr 2019

Antithrombotic Therapy after Acute Coronary Syndrome or PCI in Atrial Fibrillation

Appropriate antithrombotic regimens for patients with atrial fibrillation who have an acute coronary syndrome or have undergone ... From the Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC (R.D.L., G.H., A.N.V., T.M ...

Source: The New England Journal of Medicine
Published: 17 Mar 2019

Study: Doctors are overprescribing medicine to kids through telemedicine visits

Children with acute respiratory infections who visited doctors using telemedicine ... a pediatrician with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Children’s Hospital, in a statement. The study was published in the peer-reviewed journal Pediatrics.

Source: USA Today
Published: 08 Apr 2019

PET/CT imaging agent shows promise for better diagnosis of acute venous thromboembolism

Acute VTE is a disease that includes deep-vein thrombosis of ... new and potentially unstable thromboemboli," stated Dae Hyuk Moon, MD, professor at Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine in the Republic of Korea.

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 16 Feb 2019

Signs and Symptoms That Mean You Have Acute Bronchitis

(1) Most cases of acute bronchitis clear up on their own without intervention, says Fernando Holguin, MD, MPH, an associate professor of medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and the director of the asthma clinical research program at ...

Source: Everyday Health
Published: 13 Mar 2019

Post-Acute Care Location Matters for Readmissions

The use of post-acute care has increased considerably over the last few ... "Combine the ease and standardization of transferring a patient to another medical facility with the administrative complexity and effort required to coordinate simultaneous ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 11 Mar 2019

The World’s First Multi-Modality AI-Powered Worklist is Now Available to EU Hospitals via Zebra Medical Vision

Zebra Medical Vision announces two new CE marked registrations for deep learning algorithms that help radiologists and Emergency Room (ER) staff to prioritize acute conditions for the first time in both CT scans and X-rays and reduce reports turnaround ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 28 Feb 2019