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Three out of the four million newborn babies who die each year could be saved
...is marginalisation is difficult to square with the bare
numbers. Eight million children are either stillborn or die each year within the first month of life. "If we continue to fail children under threat, we will be delivering a verdict of wanton inhumanity against ourselves. We will be a knowing party t...
Rice engineers demo first T-ray endoscope
...iments, they found they could move T-waves along a bare
wire, direct those waves onto a surface, catch the reflected waves on another wire, carry those reflected waves back to a receiver and analyze the return waves to reveal information about the surface the original wave was shined upon. "There are lots...
Drug-eluting stents adopted quickly, with early disparities
...rance were more likely to have received the older, bare
metal stents. "Additional studies are needed to determine whether these differences are related to anatomic differences, socio-economic factors or physician bias," Rao said. In terms of where treatment was provided, the researchers found that univers...
Loyola study shows drug-coated stent induces less inflammation than bare metal stent
...us drug-coated stent causes less inflammation than bare
metal stents, according to preliminary research pr...ho received the drug eluting stent compared to the bare
metal stent. The next step, Leya said, is to measure inflammatory markers at one-year.The sten...
Northeastern professor warns big backpacks cause big back pains
...Purchase a smaller backpack that will only fit the bare
necessities. This will prevent kids from lugging around those leftovers from lunch, notes passed in math class, or half-melted chapsticks. Periodically remind your child to clean out trash and remove old papers and homework. School nurses can...
Drug-coated stents effective in 'real world' patients
..., compared with 14.8 percent of those treated with bare
metal stents. Only 3.7 percent of the patients... patients with similar blockages were treated with bare
metal stents. About half of the patients admitted to both groups had acute coronary syndromes (hear...
Prevent holiday burns, fires
...uld also have some type of reflector rather than a bare
bulb and all lights should be listed by a testing laboratory. Never use electric lights on a metal tree. Follow the manufacturer's instructions on how to use tree lights. Any string of lights with worn, frayed or broken cords or loose bulb ...
Repeat stenting not always durable
...t treated with radiation. Based on this analysis, bare
stents do not achieve a good long term outcome. An... called neointimal hyperplasia. The problem is the bare
stent, not the way the stent is placed, he says. One way to overcome this problem might be the use o...
Computational innovation predicts how patients will respond to drug treatments
...f a patient. Given that many drugs only work for a bare
majority of recipients, it is essential that genetic differences be taken into account when determining treatment. Yet another difficulty is how medications sometimes induce more illness. One study, published in the Journal of the American Medical As...