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Post Acute Medical enters joint venture with home health agency

MECHANICSBURG, Pa., Aug. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Post Acute Medical, LLC (PAM) has entered into a joint venture with Be Healthy at Home, a home health care organization based in Buda, Texas. Together, they will improve the continuum of post-acute care ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 09 Aug 2018

AI tool screens CT scans for acute neurological illnesses

Researchers at Mount Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine have developed an artificial intelligence tool that rapidly screens head CT scans. Those who developed the system say it can be used to quickly review images for acute neurological illnesses ...

Source: Health Data Management
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Artificial Intelligence Platform Screens for Acute Neurological Illnesses

"We're executing on the vision to develop artificial intelligence in medicine that will solve clinical problems and improve patient care." ‘First study to utilize artificial intelligence for detecting a wide range of acute neurologic events and to ...

Source: Medindia
Published: 14 Aug 2018

AI platform identifies acute neurological illnesses faster than human diagnosis

"We're executing on the vision to develop artificial intelligence in medicine that will solve clinical problems and improve patient care." This is the first study to utilize artificial intelligence for detecting a wide range of acute neurologic events and ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Acute Renal Failure in CKD Patients Less Likely With PCI

Acute renal failure (ARF) occurs less frequently with percutaneous ... Wiener Cardiovascular Institute of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, and colleagues reported in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (2018;72:754-765).

Source: Renal & Urology News
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Drug therapy and other factors associated with the development of acute kidney injury in critically ill patients: a cross-sectional study

Electronic medical charts were reviewed using a pre-tested questionnaire ... infection and/or sepsis when admitted in the ICU, Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II (APACHE II) score and length of stay exclusively at ICU. The need of RRT ...

Source: PeerJ
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Acute stress in utero has negative effects later in life among poor children, Stanford sociologist finds

An acute stress a pregnant woman could experience include witnessing ... Stanford Biodesign trainees have developed new medical devices and diagnostics that have been used to help care for more than 1.5 million patients so far.

Source: Stanford News
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Acute Hospital Care Market to Accrue Exponentially By Registering 7.8% CAGR during the Forecast Period 2017-2023

Acute care is a branch of health care in which short-term treatment is provided to patients with medical conditions such as severe injury and recovery from surgery. Acute conditions such as asthma attack, broken bone, bronchitis, burn, common cold ...

Source: Medgadget
Published: 02 Aug 2018

Treatment of Acute Intoxication From Inhaled 1,2-Difluoroethane

Fessel, MD, PhD Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee (J.P.A., D.C.J., J.B.L., A.A., A.K., M.R.D., S.M., J.P.F.) Disclosures: Disclosures can be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=L18-0186.

Source: Annals.org
Published: 13 Aug 2018

Ask the doctors: Antibiotics may be option for acute appendicitis

And while studies support the use of antibiotics in treating uncomplicated acute appendicitis, the approach has its drawbacks. A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association in 2015 compared the outcomes patients who underwent ...

Source: The Pantagraph
Published: 04 Aug 2018

FOXM1 contributes to treatment failure in acute myeloid leukemia

Acute myeloid leukemia (AML ... "When we then looked in the patients' medical records, we saw that those with FOXM1 present in the nucleus of their cancer cells had worse treatment outcomes, higher rates of chemotherapy resistance and lower survival ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 13 Aug 2018

UCLA Health joins nationwide clinical trial for acute myeloid leukemia

Acute myeloid leukemia, which affects 20,000 Americans annually ... based on the individual genetic markers of their disease is the essence of precision medicine,” said Dr. Gary Schiller, the principal investigator in the UCLA arm of the trial and ...

Source: UCLA Newsroom
Published: 07 Aug 2018

Risk Model Helps Predict CV Events 1 Year After Acute MI

To develop and validate the model, Jiang and colleagues used data from 4227 adults (mean age, 60.8 years; 23.5% female) discharged from 53 acute care hospitals across ... professor of medicine (cardiology), Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 10 Aug 2018

New antimicrobials demonstrate ‘good activity’ at long-term acute-care hospitals

“The population we looked at is important because it’s not the general population, it’s the long-term acute-care hospital population,” Ellie J.C. Goldstein, MD, Infectious Disease News Editorial Board member, clinical professor of medicine at the ...

Source: Healio
Published: 07 Aug 2018

Acute Ischemic Stroke Diagnosis and Treatment Market 2018-2023

Moreover, with the increasing effect of telemedicine and e-prescription and e-medical adherence the acute ischemic stroke finding and treatment market is expected to prosper at a healthy rate amid the forecast period. Global Acute Ischemic Stroke Diagnosis ...

Source: emailwire.com
Published: 04 Aug 2018

Acute Viral Encephalitis

No other potential conflict of interest relevant to this article was reported. From the Departments of Neurology, Medicine, and Immunology–Microbiology and the Section on Neuroinfectious Disease, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora.

Source: The New England Journal of Medicine
Published: 09 Aug 2018

Issues in Acute Pain Management--A New Course Track at PAINWeek 2018

The initiative focuses on reducing acute care prescribing (surgery, dentistry, emergency medicine, and trauma) through the identification and dissemination of best practices in acute care opioid prescribing to providers around the state. Dr. Brummett ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 02 Aug 2018

Acute Care Diagnostic System Market Trends by 2025: Top Players Like Siemens, Werfen, Radiometer Medical ApS, Alere

The latest study, Acute Care Diagnostic System market offers an insight into the business strategies of the prominent market players and their industry offerings for the forecast period, 2018 to 2025. Industry experts also take into account market sizing ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 11 Aug 2018

Artificial intelligence platform screens for acute neurological illnesses at Mount Sinai

"We're executing on the vision to develop artificial intelligence in medicine that will solve clinical problems and improve patient care." This is the first study to utilize artificial intelligence for detecting a wide range of acute neurologic events and ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 13 Aug 2018

Case 24-2018: A 71-Year-Old Man with Acute Renal Failure and Hematuria

Rosales, M.D. A 71-year-old man presented with acute renal failure and hematuria ... Funding and Disclosures This case was presented at the Medicine Grand Rounds. Supported in part by the Case Records of the Massachusetts General Hospital McNeely Visiting ...

Source: The New England Journal of Medicine
Published: 10 Aug 2018

Acute shortage of doctors plagues Quepem health centre

Quepem: The 24-bedded Quepem primary health centre inaugurated six months ago is facing a shortage of doctors and medicines despite health minister Vishwajit Rane’s assurance of availability of doctors and medical facilities, 24x7. Currently, a single ...

Source: Times of India
Published: 06 Aug 2018

CalciMedica begins phase 2a study of CM4620 to treat patients with acute pancreatitis

CM4620 offers a novel mechanistic approach to an illness with high medical need, especially in those patients with moderate and severe disease. We feel it has the potential to address many of the key features of acute pancreatitis in these types of ...

Source: Pharmabiz
Published: 03 Aug 2018

Curcumin can help stop acute and chronic pain

1 Sports medicine has taken note of curcumin for acute pain. In a double-blind crossover trial, participants started taking curcumin two days before a physical workout that included gluteal stretches, squat jumps and single-leg jumps. They continued taking ...

Source: Chiropractic Economics
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Global Acute Bacterial Sinusitis Ongoing Clinical Trials - Analysis & Outlook to 2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Acute Bacterial Sinusitis Ongoing Global Clinical Trials Analysis and Outlook" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Acute Bacterial Sinusitis ongoing clinical trials report provides comprehensive ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 03 Aug 2018

Global Acute Myeloid Leukemia Ongoing Clinical Trials - Analysis & Outlook to 2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 2, 2018--The "Acute Myeloid Leukemia Ongoing Global Clinical Trials Analysis and Outlook" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Acute Myeloid Leukemia ongoing clinical trials report provides comprehensive ...

Source: Odessa American
Published: 02 Aug 2018

Yucatan ranks first in the incidence of Acute Respiratory Infections

With more than 16,000 new cases a week, Yucatan ranks first place in the incidence of Acute Respiratory Infections (Iras). The incidence rate in the State is 819.60 cases per hundred thousand inhabitants. In the most recent epidemiological week reported ...

Source: The Yucatan Times
Published: 07 Aug 2018

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics VITROS® NEPHROCHECK® Test for Prediction of Acute Kidney Injury Cleared, Available in Europe

RARITAN, N.J. (June 6, 2017) – Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, a global leader of in vitro diagnostics, today announced the launch of its VITROS ® NEPHROCHECK ® test, the first fully automated risk assessment tool for predicting Acute Kidney Injury (AKI ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 30 Jul 2018

Description and Factors Associated With Missed Nursing Care in an Acute Care Community Hospital

OBJECTIVE The aims of this study are to describe and evaluate the factors associated with missed nursing care in an acute care community hospital ... was greater on medical-surgical and telemetry units compared with specialty units, and was negatively ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 25 Jul 2018