Geriatric Medicine Newswire (Page 9)

Geriatric Medicine Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Medical Cameras Market to reach USD 3.5 billion by 2021.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | PR-inside.com

    Medical Cameras using infrared technology generate various wavelengths which in a series of events determines properties such as water content, chemical components and temperature which cannot be done with a normal camera. Cameras having thermal imaging feature can detect inflamed tissue or abnormal blood circulation.

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  2. Pause before hospitalizing the elderly, Stanford researchers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Stanford

    Putting patients with dementia into the hospital, unless absolutely necessary, can do more harm than good, according to an editorial recently published in the Journal of the American Geriatric Society. "One night's stay after a hip replacement surgery or recovering from a urinary tract infection, can cause permanent damage to the brains of these patients," said Clifford Sheckter , MD, a fellow at Stanford's Clinical Excellence Research Center and co-author of the piece.

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  3. How to recognize and help our orphaned eldersRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Community Voice

    An orphaned elder is a person who has crossed into the seventies and eighties or above, without family or significant others. They may have acquaintances and neighbors, but once the symptoms of dementia or Alzheimer's begin to set in - there is no one who feels responsible to help or step in and more often than not - this is when the vulnerability of elder abuse and manipulation set in.

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  4. Why it really is better for elderly to die at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    The 'very old' are much more likely to die comfortably if they are at home rather than in hospital, research shows. Just one in ten of the 'oldest old', those aged over 79, in the study died in their own homes.

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  5. One in three older adults take something to help them sleep but many don't talk to their doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... no matter what the ads on TV say," says poll director Preeti Malani, M.D., a U-M physician trained in geriatric medicine. "Some of these medications can create big concerns for older adults, from falls and memory issues to confusion and ...

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  6. Flora H. Sowell, LPN Recognized as a Professional of the Year by...Read the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | PR.com

    Flora H. Sowell, LPN of Charlotte, North Carolina has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2017 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 40 years in the field of healthcare. About Flora H. Sowell, LPN Ms.

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  7. Nowra midwives share special bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | South Coast Register

    Twenty-eight years ago midwife Dot McCorquodale delivered Luci Lamond. Today, the pair work together at Shoalhaven Hospital's maternity ward.

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  8. Item response models for the longitudinal analysis of health-related...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | BioMed Central

    The use of health-related quality of life as an endpoint in cancer clinical trials is growing rapidly. Hence, research into the statistical approaches used to analyze HRQoL data is of major importance, and could lead to a better understanding of the impact of treatments on the everyday life and care of patients.

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  9. Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs Market Forecasts 2023Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | SBWire

    Rheumatoid arthritis is an inflammatory disease that progresses over time affecting the joints. The symptoms aggravate over time, which is why medication for RA becomes essential to stop the inflammation.

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  10. POC Blood Glucose Monitoring Devices Market - Top 3 Drivers by TechnavioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Business Wire

    Technavio has published a new report on the global POC blood glucose monitoring devices market from 2017-2021. )-- Technavio market research analysts forecast the global POC blood glucose monitoring devices market to grow at a CAGR of more than 8% during the forecast period, according to their latest report.

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  11. Microfluidics Market: Trends & Opportunities with Forecast Up to 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | SBWire

    The competition in The Global Microfluidics Market is exceptionally high due to the strong presence of several global players in the overall market. The leading players held a share of 53% in the global market in 2016.

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  12. Medical Oxygen Concentrators Market: Trends & Opportunities with Forecast Up to 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | SBWire

    Inogen, Inc., Koninklijke Philips N.V., Chart Industries, Inc., and Invacare Corporation had collectively taken up 65.5% of The Global Medical Oxygen Concentrators Market in 2015, pointing towards a highly consolidated market. Each of the above key players hold a considerable hold over the global medical oxygen concentrators market through a consistent rate of introduction of newer technologies.

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  13. Intraocular Lens Market: Comprehensive Analysis and Future Estimations 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | SBWire

    Boston Scientific, Inc., Abbott Laboratories, Terumo Europe NV, Biotronik, and Biosensors International have been the five leaders in The Global Intraocular Lens Market for 2016, when they collectively held a massive 80.5% of the market. According to a research report released by Transparency Market Research, the leading players in this highly consolidated market have so far managed to generate a significant global reach.

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  14. Global Disposable Medical Sensor Market Research and Analysis, 2015-2022 - Research and MarketsRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The portable scanning devices intended for diagnosis, patient monitoring and therapeutic processes is known as Disposable medical sensors. Disposable medical sensors are designed to detect and provide information in the form of electrical signals by converting patient's various forms of stimulations.

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  15. Global Cancer Biomarkers Market 2015-2022 - Research and MarketsRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The growth of the market is backed by the increasing prevalence of cancer coupled with the rising awareness related to the usage of biomarkers at various stages of cancer. Over the next two decades, the number of new cases of cases if projected to rise by about 70%.

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  16. Enteral Feeding Devices Market | Size | FutureRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | Emailwire.com

    The Global Enteral Feeding Devices Market was worth $2.08 billion in 2016 and estimated to be growing at a CAGR of 4.97%, to reach $2.65 billion by 2021. Enteral feeding devices are essential for people suffering from medical ailments such as swallowing disorders, digestive disorders, neurological disorders, cancer etc.

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  17. Radiology Information Systems (RIS) Market Forecasts Healthy Growth by 2025Read the original story

    Sep 25, 2017 | SBWire

    Global Radiology Information Systems Market: Snapshot A radiology information system refers to a networked software system for managing medical images and related data. Some of the major functions of RIS include patient scheduling, tracking radiology orders, examination interpretation, billing information, and results distribution.

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  18. Cataract Surgery Devices Market Expected to Reach $9,587 Million by 2023Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | SBWire

    According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, Cataract Surgery Devices Market by Product, Type, and End User: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023," the cataract surgery devices market was valued at $7,025 million in 2016, and is projected to reach $9,587 million by 2023, growing at a CAGR of 4.3% from 2017 to 2023. Cataract is a condition in which clouding of the lens occurs.

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  19. Virtual dementia simulator enlightens participantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | The Milton Herald

    Imagine losing control of most of your senses and being unable to pick up items, hear properly or see clearly. That's what people living with dementia feel like daily and how many participants felt Sept.

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  20. To Stay Mentally Fit, Stay Physically FitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | CalorieLab Calorie Counter News

    When it comes to compelling reasons for doing what you can to maintain a healthy weight and avoid obesity, it's hard to top "You'll live longer" and "You'll feel better physically." But "You'll lower your risk of mental deterioration and Alzheimer's" is starting to look like a serious contender.

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