Tag: "research" at medical news
A Helping Hand Could Save An Ailing Heart
...se simply by extending a helping hand. New research
suggests that patients with coronary artery disease have abetter chance of long-term survival if they believe they have adequate help whenneeded from family and friends in performing daily tasks such as bathing ortaking medications. Researche...
Bringing Clinicians Up To Speed On Stats And Business Is Goal Of Nih Grant To Emory University Center For Clinical Evaluation Sciences
...opulation-based researchand its value in answering research
questions that may be applied to their ownpatients... collaborate on interdisciplinary,population-based research
projects in the coming years." Established in 1994, the Emory University Center for Clinical...
'Bathtub' Equation Aids Diabetes Research
... the schoolof kinesiology, who set up her diabetes research
lab at SFU last year. "'In' minus 'out' equals acc...better than beta cells." Finegood will explain her research
at the first lecture in the fallpresident's lecture series on Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 4:30 p.m. in the...
NIH Honors Emory Researcher With Merit Award For Work On Renin-Angiotensin System
...in Time) awards extend thenormal time period for a research
grant, providing a few outstandinginvestigators wi...The importance of the AT1 receptorin basic science research
is evident from the more than 1,000 scientificarticles that have been published since 1993 detailing...
Planning Researcher Finds Best Neighborhoods Aren't Always Best At Preventing Infant Mortality
...to other at-risk neighborhoods. Aiding him in this research
are health planning administrationgraduate assistants Nina Ruparel and Carl Mandley....
Affordable, Hand-Held Biosensor For Diagnostics
...hat was the Eureka thing." Funding for the research
was provided by the Office of Naval Researchand the National Institutes of Health....
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory collaborates with USDA in development of pasteurization process
...o use one federal agency's technologies to benefit research
at other federal agencies....
Some Good News In Treating Infection Common To HIV Patients
...hird of the patients to stop taking the drug. The research
team, headed by Powel Kazanjian, M.D., associate professor of internal medicine at the U-M Medical Center, designed a daily regimen of stepped-up dosages of Bactrim over an eight-day period. Patients were given incrementally larger oral doses over ...
Intralase Will Develop Laser Systems For Eye Surgery
... According to co-founder Tibor Juhasz , associate research
scientist in the U-M Medical School's Kellogg Eye...traLase demonstrates the U-M's many strengths as a research
university, especially its capacity to integrate new technology with basic research
and turn it into...
Targeted Protein Toxin Effective Against Persistent Brain Tumors
...ocated in Bethesda,Maryland, supports a variety of research
focused on improving the diagnosis andtreatment of...n tumors. It is the nation's leading supporter of research
onthe brain and nervous system and a lead agency for the Congressionallydesignated Decade of the Bra...
Jefferson Researcher Finds New Digital X-Ray Technology May Cut Costs And Improve Patient Care
...roving patient care, says Gary S. Shaber, M.D., research
professor of Radiology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, and director, Division of General Diagnostic Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia. Dr. Shaber has spent more than a year extensively studying t...
Women Say Overwhelming Yes To Ultrasound In New Study
...of radiology at the U-M Medical Center. The research
team surveyed 318 pregnant women between the ages of 15 and 44 who were at U-M for their first obstetrical visit. Among the other findings in the study: 83 percent of the women said they would worry less if a routine ultrasound was normal. 68 pe...
Cattle: Latest Weapon In The War On Cancer?
...y promising alternative,"he says. The goal of the research
is to make GAGs a valuable coproduct of thebeef industry. Overseas, shark cartilage extract sells for $250-500 a kilo,but here bovine cartilage mainly goes into blood-and-bone fertiliser. "About one per cent of every cattle carcase consists of cart...
Drug Regimen Reduces Atrial Fibrillation After Heart Surgery
...ngth and cost of hospitalization was reduced. The research
findings appear in this week's edition of the New...ts," said Fred Morady , M.D., a member of the U-M research
team. "The next step is to determine if similar benefits can be achieved when the medication is adm...
Stress: It's Not Just All In Your Head; Scientists Map The Wear And Tear Of Daily Life
...chers are only just beginning to understand. The research
was funded by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundationas part of its Research Network on Socioeconomic Status and Health....
Rats Receiving Ginkgo Biloba Learn Quicker, Live 20 Percent Longer Than Controls, UB Study Finds
...ected positive effect on longevity has surfaced in research
to determine ginkgo biloba's effect on age-related...ials there have shown positive results, but little research
has been done to replicate these findings in animals, Winter said. Winter's earlier research
Researchers Finding May Boost Effectiveness Of Anti-HIV Drugs
...m out of cells as soon as theyenter. Their research
is the subject of an article and accompanying editorialin the January 15 issue of the Journal of Clinical Investigation, published bythe American Society for Clinical Investigation. In cell cultures that express large quantities of Pgp, the VU...
Targon And Duke Cancer Center Sign $3.75 Million Agreement To Produce Advanced Anti-Cancer Drugs
...versity Medical Center announce the formation of a research
collaboration between Targon Corporation and the D....75 million, over the next three years, to support research
and further testing of advanced anti-cancer drugs. Under the research
agreement, one half of...
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Enhances Short-Term Brain Plasticity
... While these results are promising, much more research
is needed beforethese strategies will be ready for...sda,Maryland, is the nation?s leading supporter of research
on the brain and nervoussystem and a lead agency for the Congressionally designated Decade of the Br...
Chemists Closing In On Commercial Potential Of Alkanes
... Haw Yang,Jake Yeston, and M. Wilkens. The research
was reported as the cover story in a recent issue ..., California. It conducts unclassified scientific research
and ismanaged by the University of California....
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