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  1. Fuzzy logic applied to a Patient Classification System.Read the original story

    1 min ago | CiteULike

    Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society.

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  2. Supplementation of antipsychotic treatment with sarcosine-G1yT1...Read the original story

    1 min ago | CiteULike

    Supplementation of antipsychotic treatment with sarcosine-G1yT1 inhibitor-causes changes of glutamatergic NMR spectroscopy parameters in the left hippocampus in patients with stable schizophrenia. Glutamatergic system, the main stimulating system of the brain, plays an important role in the pathogenesis of schizophrenia.

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  3. Dentist offers sedation to patients suffering from phobiaRead the original story

    2 min ago | Hemel Online

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A dental practice in Tring is offering NHS patients suffering from dental phobia the option to have routine treatments under sedation in a bid to improve their health.

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  4. Prison scrambles as Legionnaires' disease sickens inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Daily Herald

    Officials at California's oldest state prison scrambled to provide safe drinking water to thousands of inmates after waterborne Legionnaires' disease hospitalized one inmate and was suspected of sickening more than two dozen others. A 3,800-gallon water tanker was hauled to the 163-year-old prison north of San Francisco, along with 2,800 liter bottles and a makeshift assortment of containers holding another 380 gallons of water.

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  5. ESC recommends DNA analysis in post mortems of young sudden death victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    Identification of a genetic cause helps to quickly diagnose and protect relatives. The Guidelines are published online in European Heart Journal 1 and on the ESC Website2 and are the European update to the 2006 European/American guidelines.3 They focus on preventing sudden cardiac death in patients with ventricular arrhythmias.

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  6. ESC guidelines recommend radial approach for percutaneous coronary interventions in ACSRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    London, UK - 29 Aug 2015: For the first time, ESC Guidelines published today give the highest degree of recommendation for the radial approach over the femoral one for coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with acute coronary syndromes . The ACS without persistent ST-segment elevation guidelines, drafted by an international multidisciplinary Task Force, are published online in European Heart Journal 1 and on the ESC Website.2 "New data shows that the radial approach is superior to the femoral not only in terms of vascular complications and major bleeding events but also in reducing all-cause mortality," said Professor Marco Roffi , Task Force Chairperson.

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  7. ESC infective endocarditis guidelines boost role of imaging in diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    "We emphasise the need for a multimodality imaging approach to diagnosing endocarditis," said Professor Gilbert Habib, Chairperson of the guidelines Task Force. "While the 2009 guidelines1 focused on echocardiography, the 2015 guidelines show the important role of other imaging techniques such as PET-CT.

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  8. Novel treatment algorithm launched in ESC/ERS pulmonary hypertension guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    The protocol aims to give patients the best chance of a good clinical outcome in a condition with dismal prognosis which puts severe limitations on patient choices including avoiding pregnancy, excessive physical activity and certain types of travel. The 2015 ESC/ERS Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary hypertension are published online in the European Heart Journal 1 and the European Respiratory Journal as well as on the ESC Website2.

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  9. New ESC guidelines on pericardial diseases published todayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... The first clinical trials have been performed and put management of these diseases on the road of evidence based medicine. Patients with pericardial diseases should now receive more accurate diagnosis and improved treatment." Disclaimer: AAAS and ...

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  10. Demand for organ donation now higher than ever beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | This is Oxfordshire

    A TOP transplant surgeon has backed the Oxford Mail organ donation campaign saying more donors are needed than ever before. Doctors around the world can now save organs that would otherwise be wasted thanks to the "world-leading" work of Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust's Dr Rutger Ploeg and his team.

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  11. Survivor's husband recounts story before gunfire eruptedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Item Extra

    " The chamber of commerce official who was answering questions about her community on live TV when gunfire erupted said she never saw the gunman walk up to the group. ROANOKE, Va.

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  12. Parents to blame for kidsa obesity?Read the original story

    11 min ago | Lethbridge Herald

    There has been no shortage of news in recent years about the childhood obesity epidemic in North America and beyond. Now we know who's to blame: parents.

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  13. Diabetes Is the Subject of a New 'Voices In America' Segment with James Earl JonesRead the original story

    13 min ago | PRWeb

    The popular television program VOICES IN AMERICA, hosted by legendary star of the stage and screen James Earl Jones, recently announced that it will be devoting an entire short segment to the subject of diabetes. Diabetes is a debilitating health condition that is negatively affecting millions of people around the globe on a daily basis, but recent advancements in medical science may prove to be a significant breakthrough that sufferers have been waiting for.

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  14. Rockingham mana s plea gains recognition for rare diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Sen. Tom McInnis and CMT patient Tobey Ussery display the official copy of Gov. Pat McCrory's proclamation designating September Charcot-Marie-Tooth Awareness Month in North Carolina. The disease, while rarely life-threatening, is a painful neurological disorder.

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  15. Ohio's childhood vaccination rates better than averageRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Recordpub.com

    The percentage of children receiving the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine on time has increased in Ohio, and a state official said a measles outbreak might have helped raise awareness.

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  16. Helen J (Anderson) GilbertRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Recordpub.com

    Helen J Gilbert, 90, of Rootstown, died Sunday August 23, 2015 at Akron City Hospital.

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  17. A 1.3m health cuts plea reply 'patronising'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Blackpool Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Health campaigners who wrote to the Prime Minister to raise fears about spending cuts today claimed their pleas had been 'ignored'.

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  18. More victims come forward in daycare Benadryl investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    The brunt of Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans, but people across the country felt the impact of the storm as they stepped in to help. TEXOMA-- The brunt of Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans, but people across the country felt the impact of the storm as they stepped in to help.

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  19. 26 cockroaches found inside teenager's ear in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | DNA India

    A 19-year-old, who went to his doctor complaining of a ear ache, was horrified when he was told that 26 cockroaches were living inside his ear. Li, 19, recalled that he woke up in the middle of the night with an unbearable itch in his ear that grew increasingly painful.

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  20. Scientists, locals partner to combat Lake Tahoe's invasive speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Nevada Appeal

    INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. - Public agencies are teaming with private residents and business owners to combat nonnative species threatening some of Lake Tahoe's famed nearshore ecosystems.

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