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US must strengthen efforts to restrict chemicals that threaten health, say researchers

May 3, 2011 9:39 pm | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Burness Communications) The Environmental Protection Agency, stymied by the outdated Toxic Substances Control Act, must seek partners in academia to help evaluate the risks of industrial chemicals on the market today, say Sarah A. Vogel of the Johnson Family Foundation and Jody...

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Earnings Preview: Cigna to report 1st-qtr results

May 3, 2011 11:45 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Health insurer Cigna Corp. reports first-quarter results Thursday before the market opens.WHAT TO WATCH FOR: The Philadelphia company will become the last of the five largest health insurers to report first-quarter numbers, and it will face a high standard set by its competitors. UnitedHealth...

Coast Dental to Acquire the Assets of SmileCare

May 3, 2011 11:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

TAMPA, Fla., May 3, 2011 /- Coast Dental Services, Inc., announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of Dental Technology, Inc. (DTI), doing business as SmileCare, and Community Dental Services, Inc., a California licensed  health care service plan....

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Earnings Preview: CVS reports 1Q results Thursday

May 3, 2011 10:45 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Drugstore operator and pharmacy benefits manager CVS Caremark Corp. reports its first-quarter results before the stock market opens Thursday.WHAT TO WATCH FOR: For the last few years the Caremark pharmacy benefits management business has struggled to win new clients and add to revenue, so Wall...

Virtual lung models set to personalize asthma and COPD treatment

May 3, 2011 9:39 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(European Lung Foundation) A team of international experts are set to develop a pioneering tool to help tailor the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) as part of a new EU project.

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Class I Medical Device Recall: bioM & #xe9;rieux, Inc., VITEK & #xae; 2 Gram Negative Susceptibility Cards Containing Piperacillin/Tazobactam (TZP2) ? Expanded Recall

May 3, 2011 9:38 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | Comments

The Piperacillin/Tazobactam antibiotic on the antimicrobial susceptibility cards is providing false susceptible and false resistant results for E. coli and seven additional organisms, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Salmonella enterica, Providencia stuartii...

Mass. medical device exports growing

May 3, 2011 9:38 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | Comments

Massachusetts medical device exports are growing more rapidly than the state's exports as a whole, according to a study commissioned by MassMedic, the state's device industry association.

Alere to Attend the Deutsche Bank 36th Annual Health Care Conference on May 4, 2011

May 3, 2011 9:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

WALTHAM, Mass., May 3, 2011 /- Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR ), a global leader in enabling individuals to take charge of their health at home through the merger of rapid diagnostics and health management, announced today that it will attend the Deutsche Bank 36th Annual Health Care Conference...

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Precyse Announces Commercial Release of Revolutionary Intelligent Workflow Solution for Health Information Management

May 3, 2011 9:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

WAYNE, Pa. and ALPHARETTA, Ga., May 3, 2011 /- Precyse , a leader in health information management (HIM) services and technologies, announces the general availability of precyseCode™ , the most advanced and comprehensive health information management platform available today....

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Optasia Medical brings data analysis to X-ray imaging

May 3, 2011 8:37 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | Comments

Optasia Medical has developed three medical imaging products that use statistical analysis to convert data from medical images into digital models that the software analyzes for changes in bone and joint features. Now it is seeking $3.25 million of funding to build out distribution...

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Novel program is saving newborns? lives in developing countries

May 3, 2011 8:37 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(American Academy of Pediatrics) A program that teaches health care workers in developing countries basic techniques to resuscitate babies immediately after birth is saving lives.

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MEMS test solution responds to the lowest-cost products

May 3, 2011 8:37 am | by I-Micronews | Comments

OpenATE Inc. has developed a PXI-based test system using Queued Serial Peripheral Interface (QSPI) modular instruments and National Instruments Chassis for a variety of (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) MEMS tests to validate performance.

Study Shows Same Day PET-Guided Biopsy May Expedite Pre-Operative Work-up For Breast Cancer Patients and Reduce Radiation Exposure

May 3, 2011 8:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

SAN DIEGO, May 3, 2011 /- Researchers from the University of Cincinnati presented results from a prospective study at the American Roentgen Ray Society 2011 Annual Meeting today, demonstrating how PEM-guided biopsy may expedite pre-operative work-up and reduce radiation exposure for...

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Reportlinker Adds Medical Imaging Technologies for Oncology Diagnostics: The Global Market

May 3, 2011 8:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

NEW YORK, May 3, 2011 /- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Medical Imaging Technologies for Oncology Diagnostics: The Global Market...

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Reportlinker Adds Cancer Reports Bundle

May 3, 2011 8:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | Comments

NEW YORK, May 3, 2011 /- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Cancer Reports Bundle http://www.reportlinker.com/p0488682/Cancer-Reports-Bundle.html The Cancer Reports Bundle includes the following TriMark Publications reports at...

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