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18 hrs ago | Freshnews

Full digitization of the anatomic pathology lab is here with the VENTANA System for Primary Diagnosis

Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. , a member of the Roche Group, today announced that its VENTANA System for Primary Diagnosis has been CE marked in the European Union for routine pathology, including primary diagnosis with human tissue specimens.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Ventana Medical Systems, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Biotech, Roche Group, Health, Breast Cancer, Science, Computer Science

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Age

Doctor duped by lover's fake friends

A former Australian Medical Association president was duped by his young lover into handing over more than $300,000 for four other young homosexual men who did not exist.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Washington Post

Multiple autopsies like those in Michael Browna s death are unusual, but not unprecedented

In the name of getting to the truth, Michael Brown's body will undergo at least three autopsies after his shooting death Aug. 9. Both the county medical examiner's office and forensic pathologists Michael Baden and Shawn Parcells have completed autopsy reports on Brown's body.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Business News

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Fermanagh Today

Retired State Pathologist in Northern Ireland, Professor Jack Crane

The retired state pathologist in Northern Ireland has said he is angered by inspectors who misunderstood the difficulties facing his department when drawing up a critical report.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Prison

SeacoastOnline

Anna Jaques video conferences with Beth Israel

What if you could get a second medical opinion, even a third, and do it without a lot of traveling around and seeing several specialists? When asked to choose one way to highlight how the hospital is using technology to improve patient care, the staff of Anna Jaques chose its weekly video conferencing collaboration with the medical staff at Beth ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Health, Breast Cancer, Oncology, Nursing

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

Why corpse brain scans are now of benefit to the living: The deceased ...

For thousands of years, direct studies of the human brain required the dead. The main method of study was dissection, which needed, rather inconveniently for the owner, physical access to their brain.

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Related Topix: Inventions, Science / Technology, Medicine

GantDaily.com

Penn Highlands Promotes Uhl to Assistant VP Post

Penn Highlands Healthcare has announced that St. Marys native and long-time Penn Highlands Elk staff member, Marsha Uhl, has been named the system's Assistant Vice President of Laboratory Services.

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Related Topix: St. Marys, PA, Medicine, Ridgway, PA

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Newswise

Loyola Pathologist Honored by Industry for Professional Excellence

Dermatopathologist, Jodi J. Speiser MD, Assistant Professor of Pathology, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, has been named one of the American Society for Clinical Pathology's "40 Under 40" for her achievements in the medical laboratory field.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Thu Aug 14, 2014

UB Reporter

Higginbotham Named Fellow

"My goal is to help patients/clients engage in competent social interactions, and maintain and express their identity in the face of perceived impairment."

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Related Topix: Orlando, FL, Audiology

P&T Community

Tests Diagnose Invasive Aspergillosis With 100% Accuracy

The fungal infection invasive aspergillosis can be life threatening, especially in patients whose immune systems have been weakened by chemotherapy or immunosuppressive drugs.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Hematology

Freshnews

CBLPath Announces Expansion of Cytopathology Department

Drs. Hani Hojjati, Antonio Macias and Sofia Kazi will join CBLPath's world-class cytopathology department, led by Madeline Vazquez, M.D. CBLPath's cytopathology department is one of the largest programs in the United States for the interpretation of thyroid fine needle aspiration biopsies.

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Related Topix: Medicine, New York, University of Florida, World News, Mexico, North America, Memorial SloanKettering Cancer Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

Wed Aug 13, 2014

EurekAlert!

Researchers identify tests to diagnose invasive aspergillosis with 100 percent accuracy

Early, more accurate detection of this potentially deadly fungus can improve patient outcomes, according to new report in The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics Philadelphia, PA, August 13, 2014 A- The fungal infection invasive aspergillosis can be life threatening, especially in patients whose immune systems are weakened by chemotherapy or ... (more)

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Medicine, Hematology

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Surrey Leader

A lifetime in medicine

The Canadian Association of Physicians of Indian Heritage has recognized Dr. Arun Kumar Garg with the CAIPH Lifetime Achievement Award at the recent Canada India Networking Initiative 2014 Conference.

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Kevin, M.D.

Recognize the doctors patients often don't see

Patients see me, an obstetrician, at prenatal visits, in the ultrasound unit, or on the labor floor.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Sys-Con Media

ProPath Partners with Dako to Improve Healthcare Efficiency

ProPath recently performed a head-to-head comparison study focusing on the accuracy and speed of two FDA-approved FISH probe sets targeting the HER2 gene.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Oncology, Health, Breast Cancer

Digital Game Developer

Real Hope for Those With Autism: InnerVoice App Entertains Users and...

Whats special about InnerVoice? Communication challenges are at the core of autism spectrum disorder .

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Related Topix: Medicine

Mon Aug 11, 2014

HeraldNet

Idaho stuttering clinic gives people a voice

For a person who stutters, their obvious problem with speech fluency is just the tip of the iceberg.

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Related Topix: Idaho, Medicine, Idaho State University, Life, Food, Pizza, University of Pennsylvania, Clarion University of Pennsylvania

The Standard

Apology for Dr's serial blunders

A pathologist at United Christian Hospital filed inaccurate reports on 118 patients, leading to serious misdiagnoses and treatment in 17 of them.

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Newswise

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Pathology & Laboratory...

The Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists has awarded accreditation to The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania based on results of a recent on-site inspection as part of the CAP's Accreditation Programs.

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Related Topix: Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

Sunherald.com

Source of soybean root rot stumps scientists

The disease makes leaves turn yellow, orange-brown or mottled even though their veins remain green, said Tom Allen, an extension plant pathologist at Mississippi State University.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Agriculture, Science, Mississippi State University, State University, AR, University of Arkansas

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