Tag: "align" at medical news
NPSF workshop builds community to improve pharmaceutical safety
...olders in the pharmaceutical safety chain begin to align
ourstrategies and work collaboratively, our efforts will not reach their fullpotential to maximize benefit and reduce risk and harm to patients," saysEleanor Vogt, RPh, PhD, Senior Fellow of the NPSF. "This workshop provides aneutral forum to leverag...
Mayo Clinic develops new technology to improve diagnosis of arm and hand injuries and disease
... device that enable technicians to better view and align
patient anatomy within the coil. "This effort represents years of medical research and a great collaboration between a team of Mayo clinicians and IBM engineers, and we look forward to a continued collaboration, including developing more designs with...
Federal funds given for regenerative medicine center
...ospitals of Cleveland can have when we continue to align
our resources, talent and initiative." The National Center for Regenerative Medicine builds on existing research at the three institutions that is supported by the National Institutes of Health and by the Ohio Wright Center of Innovation for Stem Cel...
Brain remapping may be key to recovery from stroke
...e computer screen. The subjects were then asked to align
the cursor with 50 different targets while researchers used fMRI to observe which areas of the brain controlled the intricate movements of the hand. fMRI uses radio waves and a strong magnetic field to image the body. It can identify signs that neur...
Balancing care decisions for gravely ill patients
... from ethicists and family counselors might better align
patient or family expectations with reasonable therapeutic goals. In the Mayo Clinic Proceedings study, the researchers also noted that APACHE III, a highly sophisticated and widely used computer tool for predicting outcomes, was more than five times...