Remote Medical Technologies Announces Dynamic Live HD Micro & Macro...
RMT's iMedHDTM full 1080p HD telemedicine solution allows pathologists and technicians to view gross specimens, autopsy, gram stains, and trans-bronchial needle aspirations while being broadcasted safely and securely through the Internet for collaboration to any other location.
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Customer Interaction Solutions
Newly Published Analytical Validation Study Shows Precision and...
NanoString Technologies, Inc., a provider of life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products, today announced that a study published online in the journal BMC Cancer demonstrates the analytical validity of the PAM50-based Prosigna Breast Cancer Prognostic Gene Signature Assay.
Bio IT World
N-of-One Launches BaseSpace Variant Interpreter App
Using this app, oncologists, pathologists and researchers can request a molecular interpretation of a variant or multiple variants in a tumor using convenient drop-down menus in a familiar app format, and rapidly receive a customized interpretative roadmap linking the variant data to scientific knowledge.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
NRHA raises serious concerns about regional speech pathology services
There are concerns children in regional and remote areas are suffering significant developmental delays because of a lack of speech pathology services.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
New Haven Independent
Time-Sheet Trek Predates Computer Age
Between making his rounds at Ross/Woodward School, Darrell Barnes revved up his personal car, got on the highway, and drove 4.4 miles to the school board headquarters - all to deliver a piece of paper to ensure he gets paid.
GE HealthCare Invests In Blood Cancer Testing Technologies
GE HealthCare announced that its company Clarient Diagnostic Service Inc. has made improvements in its fluorescence in situ hybridization technologies for analysis of testing results for a range of blood cancers including leukemia, myeloma, lymphoma, and myelodysplastic syndrome.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
In compressed lung tissue microscopic sections of adenocarcinoma in...
Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine , Vol. 137, No. 12. , pp. 1792-1797, doi:10.5858/arpa.2012-0613-sa Surgical removal and pathologic handling of lung tissue has a compressive effect upon its architecture.
Senator tackles inaccurate student-teacher ratios
A Boise Democrat's plan to get accurate information about how many students are in Idaho classrooms is headed to the House floor.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
S.F.'s chief medical examiner to step down
The head of San Francisco's medical examiner office, which has been plagued by a staff shortage and a deep backlog of death cases, is stepping down, administrators said Thursday.
Speech pathologists' experiences with stroke clinical practice...
Communication and swallowing disorders are a common consequence of stroke. Clinical practice guidelines have been created to assist health professionals to put research evidence into clinical practice and can improve stroke care outcomes.
Credit card-sized device could analyze biopsy, help diagnose pancreatic cancer in minutes
This prototype of a microfluidic device has both curved and straight channels for transporting tissue biopsies.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Journal and Courier
Aphasia support group offers place to share, grow for stroke survivors
Because the words don't come easily, Michael Johnson used a variety of techniques -- tapping on an iPad, scribbling on paper or counting on his fingers -- to share his thoughts about his family or his views on the support group itself.
Joint Statement From the Alliance for Integrity in Medicare...
The Alliance for Integrity in Medicare , a broad coalition of medical specialty, laboratory, radiation oncology, and medical imaging groups committed to ending the practice of inappropriate physician self-referral, is extremely pleased that President Obama's FY 2015 Budget , released today, recommends the exclusion of anatomic pathology, advanced ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Thank you doctor, may I have another -- its second opinion time.
A prompt, accurate, and complete diagnosis is critical to correctly assessing and treating cancer .
Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.
3 Wireless Medical Devices to Watch: Evena Eyes-On Glasses
Intravenous access is the most common invasive medical procedure, with roughly one billion venipunctures for drawing blood and IV therapy taking place annually in the United States, according to the American College of Pathologists.
Customer Interaction Solutions
Zoetis Appoints Dr. Willie M. Reed, Dean of the College of Veterinary ...
Zoetis Inc. today announced the appointment of Dr. Willie M. Reed, Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Dr. Reed has more than 30 years of experience in animal health and veterinary medicine, gained during his tenure at Purdue University and Michigan State University, and as a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists ... (more)
A new online toolkit puts resources in the hands of pathologists and medical laboratory scientists to promote conversations between physicians and patients about which diagnostic tests are appropriate.
University of Rochester
Using Cancer's Fingerprint, UR Researchers Clinch a Diagnosis
Rochester scientists are using a gene test to diagnose a difficult-to-detect form of bone marrow cancer an example of how academic medical centers are applying new technology in ways that play to their strengths to achieve better patient care.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Dako is Official Platinum Sponsor of Global Pathology Congress for Second Straight Year
Dako, an Agilent Technologies company and worldwide provider of cancer diagnostics, is again the official Platinum Sponsor of this year's annual meeting of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Glucose or HbA1c..Who you Gonna Call?
I have the most instructive conversations with physicians and others outside of our profession.