Brain imaging predicts language learning in deaf children
(Ann& Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago) MRI brain scans can predict language improvement after a cochlear implant, laying the foundation for creation of brain specific therapy. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Surveillance on steroids: New device covertly scans you from a distance with a wifi blast to determine your emotional state, without your consent
(Natural News) Our society has reached a point where it is now more difficult to think of things that are truly private than it is to think of things that are not. Indeed, virtually every new piece of technology has the ability to infringe on your privacy rights to one degree or another. Now, it... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

French salmonella baby milk scandal 'affects 83 countries'
The boss of French firm Lactalis says up to 12 million boxes of formula are now subject to a recall. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New PET radiotracer offers insight into multiple sclerosis
Combining PET scans with a novel radiotracer could help researchers track damage...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Did PET scan confirm CTE in living NFL player? PET, EEG show treatment effectiveness in comatose patient PET links low serotonin levels to dementia SNMMI: PET helps track neuroinflammation in MS fMRI uncovers benefits of video games for MS patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 12, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Stimwave raises $50m for consumer launch of chronic pain neuromod device
Stimwave said this week that it raised more than $50 million from a consortium of unnamed investors for the consumer launch of its Freedom neuromodulation device for treating chronic pain. Pompano Beach, Fla.-based Stimwave said the Freedom stimulator is the sole FDA-approved wireless, micro-sized device cleared for treating neuropathic pain. The device uses a tiny injectable microchip to deliver small pulses of energy to nearby nerves to relieve pain. “The key to Stimwave pain management is the ability to allow the pain sufferer to control their pain wherever and whenever they want,” chairwoman and c...
Source: Mass Device - January 12, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Funding Roundup Neuromodulation/Neurostimulation Pain Management Stimwave Source Type: news

Should chest CT scans be reviewed for breast lesions?
What should be done with incidental breast lesions detected in women receiving...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Women overestimate breast cancer risk, prefer biopsy AI algorithm matches radiologists in breast screening exams Mammo recalls don't keep women from other tests Most women prefer annual breast cancer screening Breast AI algorithm could reduce unnecessary surgery by 30% (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 12, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

3T MRI fetal scans should not affect newborns' hearing
When pregnant mothers are scanned with 3-tesla MRI, the higher noise levels...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Gadolinium in fetuses almost entirely cleared via placenta Evidence mounts: Use macrocyclic GBCAs in pediatric MRI Shorter PET/MRI scans feasible for pediatric cancer patients Do MRI scans cause genetic damage? Probably not Pediatric MRI safety needs to target youngest patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 12, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

An innovative PET tracer can measure damage from multiple sclerosis in mouse models
(University of Chicago Medical Center) In the Jan. 12, 2018, Scientific Reports, a research team describes early tests of a minimally-invasive way to assess myelin damage -- the hallmark of multiple sclerosis -- using positron emission tomography (PET). This approach could be used to follow MS lesions over time. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Predictors of a change and correlation in activities of daily living after hip fracture in elderly patients in a community hospital in poland: a six-month prospective cohort study - Ganczak M, Chrobrowski K, Korze ń M.
OBJECTIVES: The consequences of hip fractures (HFs) in elderly persons include a deterioration in functional capacity to perform activities that enable independent living. Since prior research into this issue in Central Europe is rather scant, this study s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Bone scan
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - January 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CMS to ease rules for MRI scans of implantable devices
Reimbursement could soon get a lot easier for MRI scans of patients with implantable...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: NEJM: No long-term effects on cardiac devices with MRI Implantable cardiac devices OK for MRI scans Cardiac implants may be safer in MRI than thought FDA issues MRI warning on implantable infusion pumps Teamwork improves safety for MRI scans of cardiac devices (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 11, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

LivaNova launches post-market study of bioprosthetic aortic heart valves
LivaNova (NSDQ:LIVN) announced today that the first patient has been enrolled in a post-market trial evaluating the overall incidence of reduced leaflet motion identified by CT imaging in patients receiving a bioprosthetic aortic heart valve. Four-dimensional CT scans will be taken of the trial’s 230 participants at least 30 days after they stop anticoagulation or dual antiplatelet therapy, according to LivaNova. The study will also include one year of follow-up. “Thrombus formation on valve leaflets has been shown to occur in some patients receiving prosthetic tissue valve replacement via transcatheter or...
Source: Mass Device - January 11, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Cardiovascular Clinical Trials Imaging Wall Street Beat LivaNova Source Type: news

Epigenetic modulation of effector T cells
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Source: ScienceNOW - January 11, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Scanlon, S. T. Tags: Immunology twis Source Type: news

Check-Cap wins CE Mark for C-Scan diagnostic capsule
Check-Cap (NSDQ:CHEK) said today it won CE Mark approval in the European Union for its C-Scan ingestible sensor capsule designed for colorectal cancer screening. The Israel-based company’s C-Scan system is desgiend as an alternative to standard colon cancer screaning methods. The system uses an ingestible, ultra-low dose X-ray capsule and a wireless tracking system to return structural information on the lumen of the colon to create 2D and 3D maps. Physicians can use maps created by the system to identify pre-cancerous polyps and other abnormalities, Check-Cap said. “Achieving CE Mark approval is a si...
Source: Mass Device - January 10, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Diagnostics Regulatory/Compliance Check-Cap Source Type: news

Check-Cap Receives CE Mark Approval for C-Scan(R)
ISFIYA, Israel and BOSTON, Jan.10, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Check-Cap Ltd. (the "Company" or "Check-Cap") (NASDAQ: CHEK) (NASDAQ: CHEKW), a clinical-stage medical diagnostics company engaged in the development... Devices, Gastroenterology, Radiology, Oncology, Regulatory Check-Cap, C-Scan, colorectal cancer (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

We Still Have No Idea What Happened With SpaceX ’s Classified Government Satellite Launch
It was one of the most important things Elon Musk has ever launched into space: a government satellite so shrouded in secrecy that virtually everything about it is classified. Its code name: Zuma. Only now, what was supposed to be a triumph for Musk and his Space Exploration Technologies Corp. has turned into a potential setback after the satellite went missing. The episode is also shaping up as a test for the billionaire’s ambitions in space — especially SpaceX’s hard-won ability to compete for military missions. “They’re concerned any failure might hinder their ability to get future national...
Source: TIME: Top Science and Health Stories - January 10, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized onetime SpaceX Source Type: news

Amyloid Imaging Positivity Differs by Primary Progressive Aphasia Variant Amyloid Imaging Positivity Differs by Primary Progressive Aphasia Variant
Amyloid positivity, according to positron emission tomography (PET) findings, differs among the main clinical variants of primary progressive aphasia (PPA), researchers report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Mass. radiology group loses data for 9K patients
Radiology group Charles River Medical Assoc. in Framingham, MA, lost a personal...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Cybersecurity remains a problem in radiology 3 ways to defend 3D printers from cyberattacks Is your MRI scanner the weak link in your security plan? SIIM: Are imaging vendors prepared for cybersecurity? Imaging companies react to WannaCry threat in U.S. (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 9, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

From full-body security scanners to new-age drugs, Mir Imran looks for 'big, unsolved mysteries'
Our latest BioFlash podcast, talks to inventor-entrepreneur Mir Imran of Rani Therapeutics. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 9, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Do more CT scans lead to more kidney surgeries?
The higher the number of chest or abdominal CT exams in a hospital referral...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Incidental imaging findings boost healthcare costs Incidental findings: When in doubt, point them out -- or not Incidental findings on CT lung screening offer benefits, costs Incidental findings on CT spark disagreement CT tracks renal cancer recurrence after surgery (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 9, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Fatal ingestion of e-cigarette nicotine liquid
lucadp/shutterstock.com 2.5 out of 5 stars Death from Ingestion of E-Liquid. Morley S et al. J Emerg Med 2017 Dec;53:862-864. Abstract This short case report is presented in a somewhat confusing fashion but nevertheless brings up interesting points. A 32-year-old man was brought to hospital after having a cardiac arrest in the field 1 hour after ingesting approximately 20 ml of e-cigarette nicotine liquid containing 72 mg/ml of nicotine (total dose approximately 1440 mg.) He was resuscitated but had developed anoxic encephalopathy and died 3 days later. A plasma nicotine level drawn 24 hours after admission was 1600 n...
Source: The Poison Review - January 9, 2018 Category: Toxicology Authors: Leon Gussow Tags: Medical e-cigarette liquid fatality liquid nicotine toxicity Source Type: news

MITA urges repeal of medical device tax
The Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance (MITA) has sent a letter to congressional...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MITA hails bill to suspend medical device tax MITA unveils guidance for live-model ultrasound scanning MITA backs proposed device regulation consistency MITA praises Aetna for covering CT colonography MITA testifies at medical device user fee hearing (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 8, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Report: Siemens targets health IPO for March
German industrial conglomerate Siemens plans to launch the initial public offering...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Siemens chief: Health unit may someday surpass parent Siemens debuts cardiology dashboard application Siemens to list health division shares on Frankfurt exchange Tablet-controlled CT scanners lead Siemens products at RSNA Materialise, Siemens announce 3D printing partnership at RSNA 2017 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 8, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Is everything Johann Hari knows about depression wrong?
The Observer has published anexcerpt from Johann Hari ’s new book challenging what we know about depression. But do his own claims and arguments stack up?I do not know Johann Hari. We ’ve never crossed paths, he’s done me no wrong that I’m aware of, I have no axe to grind with him or his work. And, in fairness, writing about mental health and how it’s treated or perceived is always a risk. It’s a major and often-debilitating issue facinga huge swathe of the population, and with many unpleasant and unhelpful stigmas attached. In recent years there have beensigns that the tide is perhaps t...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 8, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Dean Burnett Tags: Science Mental health Media Psychology Depression Health, mind and body Johann Hari Books Society Source Type: news

Post-Heart Surgery Delirium; Brain Scan Visor; Best Diet Rankings
(MedPage Today) -- Recent developments of interest in cardiovascular medicine (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - January 8, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Doctors who order fewer CTPA scans detect more PE
Turns out that less really is more. Canadian researchers are reporting that...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Ultrasound elevates diagnosis of pulmonary embolism ACP: Routine CT for suspected PE is unnecessary CTPA-based prediction model nails pulmonary hypertension ARRS: Pulmonary MRI feasible for evaluating acute PE CAD may catch missed pulmonary embolism on CTPA studies (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 8, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Magic mushrooms help depression without 'blunting' emotion
Mushrooms are effective for patients with serious symptoms, found a study by Imperial College London. Yet scans show they don't dampened area of brain that processes emotions. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Perforating vasculature channels upon placement of implants in anterior mandible: thoughts?
The anterior mandible in #22-27 area have a lot of vasculature and anastomoses of the sublingual and submental arteries penetrating into the bone as seen on these CT scan images (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 8, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

CT Scan vs. MRI (Differences between Machines, Costs, Uses)
Title: CT Scan vs. MRI (Differences between Machines, Costs, Uses)Category: Procedures and TestsCreated: 1/8/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/8/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - January 8, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Ahead of big J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, biotech companies amp up news buzz
Going into the biggest dealmaking days of the year, biotech companies over the past few weeks have pushed out news about new drugs, new hires, fresh clinical trials and looming IPOs. The strategy is simple: News flow ahead of the 36th annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, which starts Monday in San Francisco's Union Square, becomes a lure for attracting potential partners, financiers and hires to one-on-one meetings. "The advantage of JPM is everyone's here," said George Scangos, the former… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Ahead of big J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, biotech companies amp up news buzz
Going into the biggest dealmaking days of the year, biotech companies over the past few weeks have pushed out news about new drugs, new hires, fresh clinical trials and looming IPOs. The strategy is simple: News flow ahead of the 36th annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, which starts Monday in San Francisco's Union Square, becomes a lure for attracting potential partners, financiers and hires to one-on-one meetings. "The advantage of JPM is everyone's here," said George Scangos, the former… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 7, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Street culture and gun violence: exploring the reputation-victimization paradox - Dierenfeldt R, Thomas SA, Brown TC, Walker JT.
Anderson's thesis of a code of the street has been broadly applied to the study of violence, but race- and gender-specific multilevel analyses of gun violence are scant within the literature. An unresolved debate also surrounds the link between violent vic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

"Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me": verbal sexual harassment among middle school students - Rolfe SM, Schroeder RD.
Research has recently found that sexual harassment occurs throughout our education system. Although the focus of these studies has been on both verbal and physical sexual harassment, the literature is scant when examining just verbal sexual harassment. Usi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

It’s literally UNREAL: Author of “bombshell” Trump White House book ADMITS he can’t verify all that’s in it
(Natural News) Imagine you’re a book publisher and you’ve put substantial resources in what you’ve been led to believe is a major ‘tell-all’ tome involving key figures in a new presidential administration that appears to be pin-balling from one scandal to the next. You’ve been told by the book’s author, who has spent months getting... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ahead of big J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, biotech companies amp up news buzz
Going into the biggest dealmaking days of the year, biotech companies over the past few weeks have pushed out news about new drugs, new hires, fresh clinical trials and looming IPOs. The strategy is simple: News flow ahead of the 36th annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, which starts Monday in San Francisco's Union Square, becomes a lure for attracting potential partners, financiers and hires to one-on-one meetings. "The advantage of JPM is everyone's here," said George Scangos, the former… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 5, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

FDA clears Planmed's 2D digital mammography system
Mammography and orthopedic imaging firm Planmed has received 510(k) clearance...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA clears Planmed's Verity for maxillofacial imaging Planmed inks Verity distribution pact Planmed's Verity receives Health Canada license Planmed, Merry X-Ray ink CT distribution deal Planmed gets FDA clearance for extremity CT scanner (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 5, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

MRI links function of brain networks to IQ
A person's intelligence could soon be confirmed with an MRI scan to assess...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI links blood flow to brain development in preterm babies MRI technique may help diagnose migraine headaches MRI shows possible link between blood flow, Alzheimer's MRI reveals key brain differences in people with genetic autism MRI finds loss of brain volume in older, apathetic adults (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 5, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

BIOLASE Receives Awards From Leading Industry Organizations For Its Dental Laser Systems
Recognized by Dentaltown for the best hard tissue laser, Dr. Bicuspid for the best new dental product, and Dentistry Today by listing the premier soft-tissue laser as a Top 50 Technology ProductIRVINE, Calif., Jan. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --BIOLASE, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOL), the global leader in dental lasers, today announced that it has received awards for three of its dental laser systems. TheWaterlase ® iPlus™ picked up this year'sDentaltown Townie Choice Award, recognizing the Waterlase brand as the leading hard tissue laser for the 14th consecutive year.The Waterlase Express ™ received theDr. Bicuspid Dental E...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 5, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Sports Physicians Face Ethics Challenges Sports Physicians Face Ethics Challenges
How do you face corruption and scandals observed in athletics? What are the true costs and setbacks of obtaining a winner's edge? Dr Mandelbaum offers his insights to sports physicians.Medscape Orthopedics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Article Source Type: news

How to beat stage 4 cancer: For one man, going vegan and quitting chemo saved his life
(Natural News) Given only weeks to live, one man defied the odds and beat stage 4 cancer, thanks to a change in diet. In an article featured in the Daily Mail, Rob Mooberry recounted how he was rushed to the hospital with a perforated colon back in July 2012. Scans later revealed that he had colorectal cancer which had... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Innovation, Sustainability, Prosperity: Japan ’s Healthcare Vision
In 2015, the Japanese government appointed an advisory panel of young experts to lay out its vision of healthcare in the country for 2035. This vision is a healthcare system that delivers unrivalled health outcomes, provides secure and responsive care for all in society, is sustainable, and contributes to prosperity in the nation and around the world.Yet, how achievable is this ideal, and how does the government plan to realize its vision? What is clear is that it will require a paradigm shift – a move from quantity to quality of care and from inputs to value, on care rather than cure, on autonomy over regulation, on...
Source: EyeForPharma - January 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Marc Yates Source Type: news

UC Davis group reports progress on total-body PET/CT
Researchers at the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) report continued...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Total-body PET scanner project adds expertise Ambitious goals drive developers of Explorer PET project UC Davis gets $15.5M grant for total-body PET scanner (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 5, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Researchers unlocking potential for next-generation medical scanning
(University of York) While still in the early stages, research reported today in the journal Science Advances has made significant steps towards a new MRI method with the potential to enable doctors to personalise life-saving medical treatments and allow real-time imaging to take place in locations such as operating theatres and GP practices. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Canon shifts name of acquired Toshiba Medical biz to Canon Medical Systems
Canon (NYSE:CAJ) said today it is changing the name of its acquired Toshiba Medical Systems to Canon Medical Systems, bringing it in line with the rest of the company. The Tokyo-based company said the name change came after a year long process of obtaining regulatory approval for the newly purchased subsidiary, and that as the procedures were not completed the name change would go into effect today, according to a press release. Last July, the company saw shares tumble after European regulators said they might fine it up to 10% of annual revenue for prematurely proceeding on its acquisition of Toshiba Medical. The Eur...
Source: Mass Device - January 4, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Canon Toshiba Source Type: news

Mevion wins FDA 510(k) for S250i proton therapy system
Mevion Medical Systems said yesterday it won FDA 510(k) clearance for its Mevion S250i proton therapy system featuring pencil beam scanning technology, and touted that the first unit was installed at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington D.C. The Mevion S250i features improved pencil beam scanning fields and Hyperscan pencil beam scanning tech to allow for faster energy layer switching, the Littleton, Mass.-based company said. “The S250i system represents the next generation of intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT) delivered in the most compact proton therapy platform. We are proud that the ME...
Source: Mass Device - January 4, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: 510(k) Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Oncology Regulatory/Compliance Mevion Medical Systems Source Type: news

Inflammatory ILC2s are itinerant sentinels
(Source: ScienceNOW)
Source: ScienceNOW - January 4, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Scanlon, S. T. Tags: Microbiology twis Source Type: news

Hologic wins CE Mark for MyoSure Manual
Hologic (NSDQ:HOLX) said today it won CE Mark approval in the European Union for its MyoSure Manual device. The MyoSure Manual device features an integrated vacuum with no external suction required, the Marlborough, Mass.-based company said. The system is supported by a one-liter bag of saline without the need for a controller or fluid management equipment. “There is an increased demand to simplify tissue removal procedures regardless of where they are being performed, in-office or in the theater. We continuously look to meet this need by developing innovative solutions that provide flexibility and convenie...
Source: Mass Device - January 3, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Regulatory/Compliance Women's Health Hologic Source Type: news

As the dossier scandal looms, the New York Times struggles to save its collusion tale
(Natural News) The totality of the evidence undermines the Times’ collusion narrative. Article by Andrew McCarthy republished from NationalReview.com ‘Trump Adviser’s Visit to Moscow Got the F.B.I.’s Attention.” That was the page-one headline the New York Times ran on April 20, 2017, above its breathless report that “a catalyst for the F.B.I. investigation into connections... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Digital health news briefs for 1/3/2018
NHS set to offer AI system free to all hospitals. The BBC is reporting that new AI systems for interpreting cardiac and lung scans could save England's National Health Service a billion pounds. The cardiac system, called Ultromics, was developed at Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital. It checks radiology scans for signs of heart disease and will be offered to hospitals starting this summer. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 3, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news