Geriatric Medicine Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Viennese hospitals to improve cancer treatment with Elekta equipment and softwareRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | GlobeNewswire

    The Vienna Hospital Association has chosen to treat its cancer patients with advanced solutions from Elekta's radiation therapy and software portfolio. The deal will include four Versa HD and two Elekta Infinity linear accelerators, brachytherapy afterloaders, MOSAIQ oncology information system and Monaco treatment planning system, as well as long-term service contracts.

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  2. EXCHANGE: Health care runs in family of Sterling sistersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Washington Times

    A second opinion is invaluable in the medical field. Imagine if you had a third and fourth right at your fingertips.

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  3. Up to one-third of healthy weight adults may have prediabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Medical News Today

    A third of adults over the age of 45 who don't look like they could be at risk for developing diabetes - they're slender - may actually meet the criteria for prediabetes, according to a University of Florida study. The findings are cause for concern, the researchers say, because under current guidelines, these individuals would likely not be screened for the condition.

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  4. Your NEJM Group Today: What Clinicians Wear, Prostate Cancer...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Journal Watch

    NEJM Catalyst: How much does it matter what clinicians wear to work? Perhaps more today than ever before. Here's what one medical practice decided from an evidence-based approach.

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  5. Ability to Transform Lives Gives Advanced Patient Monitoring Systems a Fresh Boost GloballyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | SBWire

    The future of healthcare has been changing with every move that technology makes. From improvements in diagnostic machines to taking medical practitioners right to the doorstep of the patient, the joint ventures of technology and healthcare have solved innumerable problems over the past few years.

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  6. Changes to the Best Regional Hospitals MethodologyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | US News & World Report

    U.S. News began identifying Best Regional Hospitals in 2011. From their inception, the regional rankings were designed to complement the specialty rankings that have been published annually since 1990.

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  7. Island Nursing Home offers Virtual Dementia TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Weekly Packet

    The public will have July and August opportunities to experience Island Nursing Home's free Virtual Dementia Tour, according to a news release from the nursing home. This summer the nonprofit facility plans to offer the 30-minute tour to the public throughout the day on July 14 and 15 and on August 11 and 12, so that as many people as possible can have this eye-opening experience.

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  8. What is Old People's Voice and Why Does It Happen?Read the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Time Goes By

    A few days ago, TGB reader and my good friend Wendl left a comment wondering about her recent vocal changes: "...weaker, cracky, hoarse, reedy, phlegmy, etc. I think my vocal cords actually started changing when I retired and stopped talking all day.

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  9. Medical Student Earns Top Award for Financial Planning Tool for Young PhysiciansRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Newswise

    ... for admissions at the UofL School of Medicine and a senior faculty member in the Department of Family and Geriatric Medicine, has mentored Lovelace in family medicine and leadership at UofL. "I first met Michael during his path toward medicine as a ...

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  10. Breast Imaging Market Size Is Projected To Reach $7.3 Billion By 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | GlobeNewswire

    According to the new report published by Grand View Research, the global breast imaging market is expected to reach USD 7.3 billion by 2024, increasing incidences of breast cancer coupled with the continual product improvements being launched and the numerous R&D innovation initiatives being undertaken in the field of cancer are expected to collectively boost the growth of the market over the forecast period.

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  11. Learn how to talk to Alzheimer's patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Journal Gazette

    There is no point debating a faulty fact or memory. The person with dementia truly believes the statement, so arguing will probably cause only conflict and stress.

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  12. Imaging Market Expected to Reach $45.0 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Scoop

    A new report published by Allied Market Research titled, World Medical/Diagnostic Imaging Market -Opportunities and Forecasts, 2015 -2022, projects that the world medical imaging market would reach $45.0 billion by 2022, registering a CAGR of 5.1% from 2015 to 2022. X-ray imaging systems is expected to continue to be the highest revenue-generating segment throughout the forecast period.

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  13. Nurse practitioners & genetic counselors: Collaborative roles in a complex systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Nursing Center

    Abstract: In the United States, the lifetime risk of cancer is approximately 50% for men and 33% for women. Approximately 10% of these individuals have an inherited predisposition and substantially increased cancer risk.

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  14. Seniors At Sacred Heart University Cap Off Degrees With ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The Fairfield Daily Voice

    FAIRFIELD, Conn.- About 45 seniors at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield vying to earn their bachelor's degrees in health science displayed their final research posters to faculty judges just before graduation. Clotilde Dudley-Smith, assistant professor, College of Health Professions, and Stephen Burrows, chair, Health Science & Leadership, and program director, healthcare informatics, assessed and scored the presentations.

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  15. Functional impairment is associated with an increased risk of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | BioMed Central

    Functional impairment is associated with adverse outcomes in older people, as well as in patients on chronic hemodialysis. The aim of the present study was to determine the characteristics associated with functional impairment in chronic hemodialysis, and to evaluate if functional impairment represents a risk factor for reduced survival in chronic hemodialysis.

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  16. Branded Generics Market Segments and Forecast by End-Use Industry 2016-2026Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | SBWire

    Branded generics are the drugs which are biosimilars to the innovator products and marketed under different brand names. In other words, branded generics, sometimes also called as 'value-added generics' can either be a novel dosage form of an original patented drug or a generic drug with a definite trade name.

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  17. Centenarians' extra years are mostly healthy onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Medical News Today

    An exceptionally long lifespan does not necessarily mean living more years with disease and disability. It seems that centenarians tend to live their extra years in good health, with illness striking decades later in life compared with younger counterparts.

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  18. Pain Management Drugs And Devices Market: Global Industry Size,...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 8 | PR.com

    Brisk Insights has announced the addition of "Global Pain Management Drugs And Devices Market: Industry Information, Trends and Forecast to 2016-2022" Market Research Report to their Database. Friar Lane, United Kingdom, July 08, 2016 -- -- According to a recently published report the Pain Management Drugs And Devices Market was estimated to grow around $37.8 billion in 2015 and it is forecasted to reach around $50.76 billionat a CAGR of 4.3% during 2015-2022.

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  19. Magnesium for Stress: Reduce the Risk of Heart DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | News Max

    ... of the Center for Magnesium Education & Research LLC in Pahoa, Hawaii, led the study and tells Today's Geriatric Medicine , "Common risk factors for cardiovascular disease such as high LDL cholesterol, low HDL cholesterol, high blood pressure, and ...

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  20. Houston Methodist Primary Care Group welcomes two new physiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Fort Bend Sun

    ... area at 4660 Sweetwater Blvd., Suite 210. Agbe-Davies is board certified in both internal medicine and geriatric medicine. She specializes in preventive care, as well as the management and treatment of a variety of acute and chronic medical ...

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