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University Hospitals and Centerre Healthcare Announce Joint Venture to Open Comprehensive Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital

August 12, 2011 7:42 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CLEVELAND and NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 12, 2011 /- University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland, OH, and Nashville-based Centerre Healthcare Corporation announced today a joint venture to construct a comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Beachwood, OH. Scheduled for completion in...

Newly-Published Colchicine Safety Data Provide First Evidence-Based Dosing Guidance to Avoid Potentially Serious Interactions With Commonly Prescribed Drugs

August 11, 2011 12:39 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 11, 2011 /- Newly-published results from a series of colchicine safety studies provide physicians with the first evidence-based dosing guidance for colchicine when co-administered with certain commonly prescribed drugs, helping doctors and patients avoid serious and...

Dentists, Pharmacists Raise Awareness of Medication-Induced Dry Mouth

August 11, 2011 9:42 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CHICAGO, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading dental and pharmacy organizations are teaming up to promote oral health and raise public awareness of dry mouth, a side effect commonly caused by taking prescription and over-the-counter medications.  More than 500 medications...


Althea Technologies Hosts Health and Wellness Week

August 11, 2011 3:44 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 11, 2011 /- Althea Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of development and manufacturing services for biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, held its inaugural Health and Wellness Fair today. The fair is part of a weeklong wellness program, which includes daily...

Cook Medical's Doppler Blood Flow Monitor a Significant Advance for Free Flap Procedures

August 10, 2011 10:47 am | News | Comments

Technology leverages company's patented Doppler platform, providing surgeons with a direct vessel monitoring tool to assist in transplant and reconstructive surgeries

AACR Mourns the Loss of Two Champions of Biomedical Research

August 10, 2011 7:41 am | by AACR | News | Comments

Tweet PHILADELPHIA — The American Association for Cancer Research is deeply saddened by the loss of former National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director Bernadine P. Healy, M.D., and former Sen. Mark O. Hatfield, two distinguished leaders who separately championed the promise of...

Aprima and Health Care Strategies Join Forces to Improve the Financial Health of Physicians

August 10, 2011 7:41 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

DALLAS, Aug. 10, 2011 /- Aprima Medical Software announced today the acquisition of Health Care Strategies (HCS), a leading provider of Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) services to physician offices throughout the U.S. HCS has consistently achieved significant gains in receivables...

GNS Healthcare Announces Collaboration With Bristol-Myers Squibb

August 10, 2011 7:41 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 10, 2011 /- GNS Healthcare, Inc., (GNS) the leading healthcare analytics company focused on enabling personalized medicine to improve human health, today announced that it has entered into a collaboration with Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) focused on the...


Premier Awards Sixth Consecutive Contract to Instrumentation Laboratory for Critical Care Portfolio

August 10, 2011 7:41 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BEDFORD, Mass., Aug. 10, 2011 /- Instrumentation Laboratory (IL) today announced that it has been awarded a three-year contract for its critical care portfolio with Premier Purchasing Partners, the group purchasing organization of the Premier healthcare alliance.  This is the sixth...

UK's 1st Total Artificial Heart Patient Discharged Home Using Freedom® Portable Driver

August 10, 2011 7:41 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 10, 2011 /- SynCardia Systems, Inc. ( ), manufacturer of the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart , announced today that on Aug. 2, Papworth Hospital in Cambridge discharged the United Kingdom's first Total Artificial Heart patient to wait for a...

Affordable Healthcare Electronics Effects in the Long Term

August 9, 2011 11:36 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- In the 55th international medical devices exhibition held in Shenzhen Exhibition Centre, a great variety of healthcare products are striving to enter into personal families. Compared with large medical equipment exhibited in only one...

Medical Equipment Quarterly Deals Analysis: M & A and Investment Trends - Q2 2011

August 9, 2011 4:40 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2011 /- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Medical Equipment Quarterly Deals Analysis: M&A and Investment Trends - Q2 2011...

HeartWare to Present at the Canaccord Genuity 31st Annual Growth Conference

August 8, 2011 11:42 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and SYDNEY, Aug. 8, 2011 /- HeartWare International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTWR ; ASX: HIN), a leading innovator of less invasive, miniaturized circulatory support technologies that are revolutionizing the treatment of advanced heart failure, today announced that CEO Doug...


Spaulding Clinical Announces New Joint Partnership for Global Studies with Eurofins Optimed Clinical Research

August 8, 2011 8:46 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

WEST BEND, Wis., Aug. 8, 2011 /- Eurofins Optimed Clinical Research, an experienced European clinical research service provider and Spaulding Clinical Research, LLC., US-based, leading-edge Clinical Pharmacology, Cardiac Core Lab, and Medical Device Manufacturer, announce a joint...

Carrot Medical Positioned for Third Straight Year of Triple Digit Growth

August 8, 2011 8:46 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BOSTON, Aug. 8, 2011 /- Carrot Medical, a leading manufacturer of integrated medical imaging display and communication systems, has announced results for Q2 2011. During the year, Carrot Medical achieved significant growth in sales and an expansion of sales channels. Concluding the first...

Cardica to Present at the Wedbush Life Sciences Management Access Conference

August 8, 2011 5:39 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 8, 2011 /- Cardica, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDC ) today announced that Bernard A. Hausen, M.D., Ph.D., the company's president and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present a corporate overview and update at the Wedbush 2011 Life Sciences Management Access...

Researchers Find RapidArc® Radiotherapy from Varian Medical Systems Can Quickly and Accurately Deliver Total Marrow Irradiation (TMI) Treatments for Patients with Blood Cance...

August 8, 2011 5:38 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 8, 2011 /- RapidArc® radiotherapy from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR ) can be used to treat patients with blood cancers by quickly and accurately delivering "clinically favorable" total marrow irradiation (TMI), according to a team of noted cancer...

Abaxis Announces Stock Repurchase Program

August 8, 2011 5:38 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

UNION CITY, Calif., Aug. 8, 2011 /- ABAXIS, Inc. (Nasdaq: ABAX ) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the repurchase of up to an aggregate of $40,000,000 of its Common Stock.  The repurchases will be made from time to time on the open market at prevailing market...

CORRECTED: Bionovo Announces Second Quarter 2011 Highlights and Financial Results

August 5, 2011 7:39 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Aug. 5, 2011 /- CORRECTED -- Bionovo, Inc. (NASDAQ: BNVI ) today announced second quarter highlights and financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2011. "We have made excellent progress on our menopausal hot flash drug candidate, MF101, or Menerba™,...

Belmont Instrument wins Dutch military order

August 5, 2011 9:42 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Billerica-based blood-focused medical device company Belmont Instrument Corp. has won an order for 45 units of its Rapid Infuser technology from the Dutch military.

Head Lice Returns to School: Five Tips to Avoid Panic and Worry

August 4, 2011 5:44 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Aug. 4, 2011 /- It's back-to-school season and for many families, that means new morning routines, homework and head lice. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: (Photo:...

Bloxx Provides Real-Time Web Filtering to NHS Borders to Optimise Staff Productivity and Ensure Compliance

August 4, 2011 1:38 am | by RealWire | News | Comments

Increased staff productivity, IT time saved, user and network protection increased, comprehensive reporting aids complianceBloxx, the innovator in Web and Email content filtering, today announced that NHS Borders, responsible for all NHS services provided in the Scottish Borders, is using...

BridgePoint Medical Announces US IDE Approval and First Patient Enrollment of Peripheral Chronic Total Occlusion Study

August 3, 2011 8:46 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 3, 2011 /- BridgePoint Medical, Inc., a Minnesota-based medical device company, has announced that they have enrolled their first patient in the P eripheral F acilitated A ntegrade S teering T echnique in C hronic T otal O cclusions (PFAST-CTOs) study.  The company...

SIUH Offers New 5-Day Breast Cancer Therapy

August 3, 2011 6:37 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NEW YORK, Aug. 3, 2011 /- A new type of radiation therapy for early-stage breast cancer is available at Staten Island University Hospital that cuts down on treatment time while sparing healthy tissue. When a breast cancer patient undergoes a lumpectomy to remove a cancerous tumor, it's...

St. Vincent's Medical Center Extends Licensing Agreement With Streamline Health and Migrates to SaaS Model

August 3, 2011 4:42 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CINCINNATI, Aug. 3, 2011 /- Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: STRM ), a market leading provider of document workflow solutions for hospitals, announced today that St. Vincent's Medical Center  has extended its agreement to utilize Streamline Health products and services...

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