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ERT Facilitates Global Growth with Appointment of Klaus Besier to Board of Directors

December 14, 2010 6:38 am | News | Comments

Industry Expert Brings Significant Record of Executive Leadership in Sales, Marketing and Global Business Development to Growing CompanyPHILADELPHIA, PA 14 December 2010 ERT, a global provider of technology and services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries,...


Cell Biosciences Announces US Patent Issuance

December 14, 2010 6:38 am | News | Comments

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Dec. 14, 2010 /- Cell Biosciences, Inc. today announced the issuance of Patent No. 7,846,676 for "Methods and Devices for Analyte Detection" by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The patent represents a key element of intellectual property related to...


Advanced Radiology Introduces Baltimore's First 1.2T High Field Open MRI

December 14, 2010 6:37 am | News | Comments

BALTIMORE, Dec. 14, 2010 /- Patients and doctors no longer have to sacrifice image quality when using an Open MRI, now that Advanced Radiology has introduced Baltimore area's first 1.2 Tesla High Field Open MRI.  The new high-strength, boreless magnet is a major advancement for...


Aethlon Medical Announces Presentation at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services BARDA Industry Day

December 14, 2010 6:37 am | News | Comments

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 14, 2010 /- Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: AEMD ), the pioneer in developing therapeutic filtration devices to address infectious disease and cancer, announced today that it has accepted an invitation to present at the U.S. Department of Health and Human...


Study Shows BSGI/MBI Contributes Significantly to Patient Management with Its Ability to Detect Breast Cancer in Difficult to Diagnose Patients

December 14, 2010 6:36 am | News | Comments

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 14, 2010 /- Dr. Barbara Ward and others of Weinstein Imaging determined that Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging/Molecular Breast Imaging (BSGI/MBI) provides additional information when conventional imaging is indeterminate and greater confidence is required to improve...


Mednax acquires San Antonio pediatric practice

December 14, 2010 5:45 am | News | Comments

National physician group Mednax Inc. said Tuesday it bought a pediatric group practice based in San Antonio.Mednax said UltraHealthCare PA is made up of six pediatric care physicians and one pediatric nurse practitioner. The staffers provide support for newborns and children at Methodist...

Charles River Labs expect 2011 profit growth

December 14, 2010 3:45 am | News | Comments

Medical research equipment and services company Charles River Laboratories International Inc. said Tuesday it expects 2011 net income that could represent 20 percent growth compared to its earnings guidance for this year.The Wilmington, Mass., company forecast adjusted earnings per share of...

Cannabis Science Signs Lease for New 6,600 sq. ft. Corporate Headquarters and Laboratory Facility

December 14, 2010 12:39 am | News | Comments

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Dec. 14, 2010 /- Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBIS ) a pioneering U.S. biotech company developing pharmaceutical cannabis products, is pleased to announce it has signed a lease for a new corporate headquarters as its new base of operations in...


18.3 million baby boomers could benefit from the Affordable Care Act

December 13, 2010 8:32 pm | News | Comments

(Commonwealth Fund) 18.3 million men and women ages 50 to 64 stand to benefit from provisions in the Affordable Care Act that expand access to affordable health insurance, assure that all health insurance provides a standard comprehensive benefit, prevent insurers from denying...


HealthSouth declares dividend on preferred shares(2)

December 13, 2010 3:46 pm | News | Comments

Inpatient rehabilitation services provider HealthSouth Corp. said Monday its board has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $16.25 on its 6.5 percent Series A convertible perpetual preferred stock.The dividend is payable on Jan. 18, to holders of record on Jan. 3.

HealthSouth declares dividend on preferred shares

December 13, 2010 3:45 pm | News | Comments

Inpatient rehabilitation services provider HealthSouth Corp. said Monday its board has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $16.25 on its 6.5 percent Series A convertible perpetual preferred stock.The dividend is payable on Jan. 18, to holders of record on Jan. 3.

R-E-S-P-E-C-T: The health of health care depends on it

December 13, 2010 1:36 pm | News | Comments

(Indiana University School of Medicine) A study of the observations and conclusions of third-year medical students provides insight into how future physicians acquire knowledge of respectful and disrespectful professional behavior.


3rd Annual Dream, Discover and Deliver Awards Presented

December 13, 2010 1:34 pm | News | Comments

Three national healthcare leaders received the Dream, Discover, and Deliver Awards respectively at the College of Nursing & Health Innovation's annual awards more


Accountable care organizations could dramatically affect radiology practice

December 13, 2010 1:33 pm | News | Comments

Decision support, employment models, new teams could remake incentives that today drive radiology ordering.


Baxter buying back up to $2.5 billion in stock

December 13, 2010 12:45 pm | News | Comments

Drug and medical-product company Baxter International Inc. said Monday its board of directors approved a buyback of up to $2.5 billion in common stock.Baxter said it has about $600 million remaining under a previous $2 billion buyback program approved in July of 2009. The company has about...


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