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New Trial Studies Link Between Stroke and Atrial Fibrillation

December 7, 2010 8:33 am | News | Comments

CHICAGO, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One evening last March, Larry Ambrose left his bed in the middle of the night to check the time. Much to the 71-year-old's surprise, he was only able to see three out of the four glowing numbers on the digital clock in his kitchen. Ambrose...


Court filing: Scrushy not paying lawyers

December 7, 2010 6:47 am | News | Comments

A court filing in a civil case involving HealthSouth Corp.'s attempts to seize Richard Scrushy's assets says his lawyers aren't being paid.The Birmingham News reports that Art Leach, a lawyer for the former HealthSouth CEO, wrote in a recent document that the legal team has minimized court...

Healthcare M & A Finance, Industry Leaders Head to iiBIG's Nashville Forum, January 25-26, 2011

December 7, 2010 5:45 am | News | Comments () —iiBIG returns to America's Healthcare Silicon Valley to present the industry-leading Investment and M&A Opportunities in Healthcare, January 25-26, 2011, at the Nashville Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. In 2011, experts are predicting an increase in ...


Orthovita gets FDA approval for new Vitoss graft

December 7, 2010 5:45 am | News | Comments

Orthovita Inc. said Tuesday that federal regulators approved marketing of a new version of its Vitoss bone graft substitute.The company said the Food and Drug Administration cleared its Vitoss Bioactive Foam-2X bone graft substitute, which can be used to fill bone gaps in the spine, pelvis, and...

Accounting Management Solutions Promotes Davis, Expands Tech Focus

December 7, 2010 4:45 am | News | Comments () —Accounting Management Solutions, Inc ( . (AMS), a leading provider of outsourced part-time, interim and project-oriented accounting, financial management and consulting services, today announced Dan Davis, previously the director of...

John Theurer Cancer Center presents studies on promising therapies for aggressive blood cancers

December 7, 2010 4:40 am | News | Comments

(John Theurer Cancer Center) The John Theurer Cancer Center announced important research findings presented at the American Society of Hematology annual meeting. Research highlights from the 40 abstracts include a comparison of treatment with stem cell transplantation versus...


Passages Malibu Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center Announces Launch of Cutting-Edge 'Brain Paint' Neurofeedback Therapy Scientifically Proven to Reduce Addiction Relapse Rate I...

December 7, 2010 4:35 am | News | Comments

MALIBU, Calif., Dec. 7, 2010 /- The world-renowned Passages Malibu, the state-of-the-art one-on-one holistic drug and alcohol treatment center, today announced the launch of the "Brain Paint" Neurofeedback, scientifically proven to reduce relapse, as the latest cutting-edge therapy...


Michael Jackson's Death Could Have Been Avoided With a Brain Monitor Says Anesthesiologist

December 7, 2010 4:34 am | News | Comments

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Dec. 7, 2010 /- About 80 percent of the surgeries performed in the U.S. put patients at risk of being inflicted with delirium, dementia or death because a brain monitor is not used by the anesthesiologist. That is one of the secrets unveiled in a new book recently...


Boston Scientific Welcomes Publication of Analysis of Patients Monitored by the LATITUDE® Patient Management System

December 7, 2010 4:33 am | News | Comments

Patients experienced a 50 percent relative reduction in risk of death compared to in-clinic follow-up


Boston Scientific Welcomes Publication of Analysis of Patients Monitored by the LATITUDE® Patient Management System

December 7, 2010 4:33 am | News | Comments

NATICK, Mass., Dec. 7, 2010 /- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today welcomed the publication of an analysis from its ALTITUDE® Clinical Science program in the current issue of Circulation that showed patients followed by the LATITUDE® Patient Management system...


InfraReDx Announces Publication of a Case Report in Circulation Highlighting Novel Clinical Finding with LipiScanâ„¢ Coronary Imaging System

December 7, 2010 4:33 am | News | Comments

BURLINGTON, Mass., Dec. 7, 2010 /- InfraReDx, Inc. , a medical device company developing intelligent cardiovascular diagnostic imaging technologies, today announced the publication of a case report in Circulation describing the association of stent thrombosis with lipid core plaque as...


Federal Register: Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Adverse Event Pilot Program for Medical Pro...

December 7, 2010 4:30 am | News | Comments

The FDA is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the Agency.


Aetna to spend $500M on technology company

December 7, 2010 3:45 am | News | Comments

Insurer Aetna says it will spend about $500 million to buy health information technology company Medicity, which develops systems that allow doctors and hospitals to coordinate care and share information.The Hartford, Conn., managed care company says the deal will speed up its growth in health...

China-Biotics Attended National Probiotics Seminar

December 7, 2010 2:33 am | News | Comments

SHANGHAI, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China-Biotics, Inc. ("China-Biotics" or "the Company"), (Nasdaq: CHBT ) the leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of probiotics products in China, today announced that a delegation from the Company's research and development...



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