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Publication date: Available online 14 February 2019Source: Journal of NeuroradiologyAuthor(s): Fabrizio Sallustio, Caterina Motta, Stefano Merolla, Giacomo Koch, Francesco Mori, Fana Alemseged, Daniele Morosetti, Valerio Ros Da, Roberto Gandini, Marina DiomediABSTRACTBackground and purpose: the effect of intravenous heparin during mechanical thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke is not clear. We aimed to study efficacy and safety of heparin use during endovascular stroke treatment in a real-world setting.Materials and Methods: patients with anterior circulation stroke were divided, based on the use of intraprocedural hepa...
Source: Journal of Neuroradiology - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
ConclusionThe volume of the utricle in patients with obstructive vestibular schwannoma moderately correlates with the degree of hearing loss.
Source: Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
Radiologists can identify key signs of  domestic violence in imaging examsand their findings could serve as preventative or life-saving tactics for victims of interpartner violence, according to  studyrecently published inRadiology.Study authors Bharti Khurana, MD and Elizabeth George, MD, two radiologists at the Department of Radiology at Brigham and Women ’s Hospital, looked at medical records from 185 patients who were referred to the hospital’s intimate partner violence program between January 2015 to October 2016. Patient data was compared to a control group of 555 patients who had received care ...
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Companies that develop AI-driven medical imaging systems collectively received nearly $580 million in funding in 2018, according to a recent  reportfrom healthcare research firm Signify Research.AI has become a popular focus in medical imaging innovation, with over 120 start-ups adamantly working to create advancements in the field. Since 2014, investors have contributed more than $1.2 billion to these companies, and funding levels are double what was reported in 2017.According to the  report, the number of early-stage (i.e. Angel Seed and Series A) investments has dropped since 2015-2016 after the “peak of...
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RadNet Inc., a large medical imaging practice with over 340 locations in six states, has recently acquired  Kern Radiology Medical Group Inc., a radiology center with five facilities throughout theSouthern San Joaquin Valley in California. The transaction was made on January 30, according to the Bakersfield ’s The Record.Called one of the biggest outpatient medical imaging companies in the United States, Los Angeles-based RadNet Inc provides an array of imaging services. A publicly traded company, they employ 500 radiologists and have centers in New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Florida, and Califor...
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In conclusion, CCL20 enhanced doxorubicin resistance of OC cells by regulating ABCB1 expression.Key words: CCL20, ovarian cancer, doxorubicin resistance, tumor-promoting, ABCB1. PMID: 30760665 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Cell Structure and Function - Category: Cytology Authors: Tags: Cell Struct Funct Source Type: research
Authors: Santos M, Filippon J, Mendes Á, Kondilis E Abstract The General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS), established in 1994, has been a key element of market liberalization of health care services. Brazil had the provision of health care services partially protected from international competition until 2015, when a constitutional change opened the national health care market to international provision. We performed a retrospective and prospective policy analysis based on a systematic policy document review, general literature review, and secondary data analysis mapping, describing and analyzing the i...
Source: International Journal of Health Services - Category: Health Management Tags: Int J Health Serv Source Type: research
ET made several phone calls and send SMS to Zydus Cadila, but there was no response. An email query sent to both companies didn ’t elicit any response.
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Bayer exercised option to obtain full licensing rights for larotrectinib and BAY 2731954 (LOXO-195)Bayer exercised option under change-in-control clause in it's agreement with Loxo Oncology to obtain full licensing rights for the two TRK inhibitor agents / Bayer to be solely responsible for the global development and commercialization of both larotrectinib and BAY 2731954 (LOXO-195) / Co-Promotion in the U.S. to be converted into exclusive commercialization by Bayer / Larotrectinib was approved in November 2018 in the U.S. under the brand name VITRAKVI® as the first TRK inhibitor for patients with advanced solid tumors...
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Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter - Category: Orthopaedics Tags: CME Article Source Type: news
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