Geriatric Medicine Newswire (Page 10)

Geriatric Medicine Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Geriatric Medicine. (Page 10)

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  1. Implantable Ports Market: Insights and Growth Prospect 2017-2025Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | SBWire

    Global Implantable Ports Market: Overview Implantable ports, which are long, narrow, soft, and thin plastic tubes with a rubber disc at the end, are frequently inserted into chemotherapy patients in order to administrate drugs to individuals. Also called as portacaths or subcutaneous, the diameter of implantable ports ranges from 2.5 cm to 4 cm and are highly useful for patients receiving treatment into a vein.

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  2. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Newms360.com

    Medical advances have given us the ability to treat, and sometimes cure, many illnesses. In the process, though, many people find themselves wishing for better pain control, less shortness of breath, more time in their home rather than in the hospital or ER, and honest advice on what their illness means for them and their families.

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  3. Geriatric Medicine: a targeted approach to senior careRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | McGill Reporter

    ... attention to these patients to prevent any avoidable deterioration in their condition." At the MUHC, the Geriatric Medicine Division is a leader with ensuring seniors are getting the best care possible with the implementation of the Specialized ...

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  4. Use of Recyclable Toothpaste Tube to Emerge as Trend in Oral Care MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | SBWire

    MarketResearchReports.biz has announced the addition of a new market study to its repository, titled "Global Oral Care Market Size, Trends & Forecasts ." The growing awareness about the benefits of maintaining oral hygiene is the key driver for this market.

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  5. With Long-Term Vision for Long-Term Care, Dr. Fatima Sheikh Named AGS Clinician of the YearRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... AGS since 2011, when she first began her fellowship in geriatrics. She is board-certified in internal and geriatric medicine, and continues to balance her clinical career in geriatrics with research on health system innovation and improvements to ...

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  6. AGS Honors Dr. Maura Brennan for Commitment to Training Future Leaders in GeriatricsRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Health, where she supports older adults and trainees in a variety of roles, including as director of the geriatric medicine fellowship. Dr. Brennan also developed and ran the country's first geriatric track in an internal medicine residency program, ...

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  7. Global Artificial Ventilation and Anesthesia Masks Market Analyzed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | SBWire

    Artificial ventilation and anesthesia masks are increasingly being used in developed and emerging economies for various applications under intensive care units, dental, operating rooms, emergency rooms, and home care. The market is gaining popularity and is driven by frequent use in operating rooms owing to rise in the number of dental centers and hospitals, surge in insurance reimbursement, and high-unmet needs in emerging economies.

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  8. First-Ever Dementia Innovation Readiness Index Identifies...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Market Wire

    The Global Coalition on Aging and Alzheimer's Disease International have launched the Dementia Innovation Readiness Index, a first-ever comprehensive evaluation of innovation in dementia treatment, prevention, and care across G7 countries. "Since the last new treatment for Alzheimer's disease entered the market more than a decade ago, the prevalence of dementia has skyrocketed and the global population of older adults has grown rapidly," said Marc Wortmann, Executive Director of ADI.

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  9. Sliding scale insulin therapy: How it works, doses, alternativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Medical News Today

    ... risk of continuous high blood glucose levels that the sliding scale approach poses. An article in Today's Geriatric Medicine explains that instead of preventing elevated blood glucose levels, the sliding scale model only treats these levels after ...

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  10. Dr. Fatima Sheikh named AGS Clinician of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... AGS since 2011, when she first began her fellowship in geriatrics. She is board-certified in internal and geriatric medicine, and continues to balance her clinical career in geriatrics with research on health system innovation and improvements to ...

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  11. White Coat Syndrome And The Medical SystemRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    Today I wish to share what I am feeling as patient in our medical system. I am too old to put on airs at this point, and this is too pervasive of a problem for me too contain.

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  12. Global Indolent Lymphoma Treatment Market to Register Steady Growth During 2016 - 2022Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | SBWire

    Indolent Lymphoma also known as non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is a type of cancer that initiates from cells of immune system which are responsible to fight against infections and diseases encountered by our body. Lymphatic system is a part of the immune system and has network of lymph vessels in the body thus lymphoma can initiate anywhere.

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  13. Global Peritoneal Cancer Market Report: 2022 Edition with Leading PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | SBWire

    Peritoneal cancer is a rare cancer that develops in peritoneum, a thin, dedicate sheet that lines the inside wall of the abdomen and covers the uterus and extends over the bladder and rectum. The peritoneum is made up of epithelial cells.

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  14. Lipoprotein(a) and HIVHighlights [Clinical and Population Studies]Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | Circulation

    From the Departments of Internal Medicine and Public Health Sciences , University of California, Davis; Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY ; Department of Cardiovascular Disease, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY ; Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC ; Department Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles ; Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, New York University ; Stroger Hospital, Cook County Bureau of Health Services, Chicago, IL ; Division of Geriatric Medicine/Gerontology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson ; Miami Center for AIDS Research, University of Miami, FL ; Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA ; Division of Infectious Diseases, University of North Carolina, ... (more)

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  15. Zoo mourns loss of NanuqRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The Delaware Gazette

    The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium mourns the loss of adult male polar bear, Nanuq, who was humanely euthanized Wednesday morning after a comprehensive medical examination by the Zoo's veterinary staff and specialists from MedVet this week confirmed that he had liver cancer.At 29 years old, Nanuq surpassed the 20.7-year median life expectancy for male ... (more)

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  16. A long and healthy life is the ultimate goal for many people. While a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A long and healthy life is the ultimate goal for many people. While a host of factors beyond a person's control, such as genetics, impact how long that person lives and how susceptible to certain medical conditions he or she may be, there are many things men and women can do to improve their chances of living long, healthy lives.

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  17. The National Osteoporosis Foundation Appoints Five New Members To Its Board Of TrusteesRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | BioSpace

    ... President of Family Medicine at Greenhill and Associate Professor at Jefferson Medical College; and Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Bone Diseases Specialist for Duke Health; Frederick R. Singer, MD, Director of the Endocrine/Bone Disease Program at ...

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  18. Dr. Suchitra Kamineni Joins Midlothian Primary Care DoctorsRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | PR.com

    Suchitra Kamineni, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine. She completed her residency and internship in Internal Medicine at Sinai Grace Hospital, Detroit Medical Center in Michigan.

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  19. Dr. Rashida Henderson Joins Mansfield Primary Care DoctorsRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | PR.com

    ... where she received her medical degree. She completed her residency in family medicine and fellowship in geriatric medicine at Mercer University, Medical Center of Central Georgia. She also holds her master's degree in cellular and molecular biology ...

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  20. New Insights on Triggering Muscle FormationRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | Newswise

    La Jolla, Calif., April 25, 2017 - Researchers at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute have identified a previously unrecognized step in stem cell-mediated muscle regeneration. The study, published in Genes and Development , provides new insights on the molecular mechanisms that impair muscle stem cells during the age-associated decline in muscle function that typically occurs in geriatric individuals.

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