National Survey of Physicians Reveals Common Misperceptions Concerning Misuse and Abuse of Opioids in Light of New Government StatisticsSeptember 15, 2010 9:32 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments
BALTIMORE, Sept. 16 /- Findings from a new national survey, sponsored by the American Pain Foundation, reveal misperceptions among physicians regarding the misuse and abuse of opioids. The results come in light of government statistics to be released today looking at the broader U.S....
ON Semiconductor recently announced plans to expand production capacity at its 6-inch (150mm) wafer manufacturing facility in Oudenaarde, Belgium, by approximately 40% with a total equipment investment in 2010 of ?12.3 million (or $15.78 million USD).
Microfluidic devices are great tools for producing fine droplets or emulsions. Most microfluidic devices make use of either a cross-flow or flow-focusing junction ? the former produces droplets by crossing two streams of immiscible liquids, say oil and water; the latter achieves the same...
LED chip packaging firm Unity Opto Technology posted August revenues that were down 4.6 percent sequentially but the revenues were up 58 percent on year to NT$670 million (US$20.979 million).
The treatment suggests that the approach could be used to treat more common disorders.
ST unveils its vision and latest MEMS development at SEMICON Taiwan 2010 MEMS forum
Agreement provides for an exclusive option for St. Jude Medical to acquire CardioMEMS in the future and creates opportunity for the Minnesota-based medical device company to expand and accelerate its efforts in heart failure monitoring
Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a new class of electronic logic devices in which current is switched by an electric field generated by the ap...September 15, 2010 4:39 pm | by I-Micronews | News | Comments
he devices, which include transistors and diodes, could be used in nanometer-scale robotics, nano-electromechanical systems (NEMS), micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) and microfluidic devices.
NARBERTH, Pa., Sept. 15 /- The GBS /CIDP Foundation International will host its eleventh international symposium on Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS) and Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) in King of Prussia, PA, November 5-7, 2010. Over 400 medical professionals,...
Select lots have a potential for disconnection at the retention ring of the patient port manifold which could result in treatment delays.
Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:Toronto Stock Exchange (12,144.84 down 48.14 points):@Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Miner. Up 48 cents, or 2.74 per cent, at $18.02 on 16,640,497 shares. The company and Red Back Mining...
Servoflo Corp. offers the HYT271 digital humidity element. This capacitive polymer sensor has an I2C interface and uses an optimized thin film sensor connected to an ASIC, both on the same substrate.
Mill-Max has developed high density, 0.05 in. pitch through-hole and surface mount spring-loaded connectors (SLC) available in single and double-row strip packaging.
maxon motor is expanding its existing range of industrial type versions with the addition of two new motor sizes with IP54 protection rating as well as mounting brakes.
Allowing the use of fiber optics in potentially damaging environments, Fiberguide Industries introduces its new standard line of single fiber assemblies. Fiberguide’s assemblies have proven effective in a number of scientific and industrial applications.