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Eliminating sticker

Eliminating sticker shock: automating charge capture and supply chain management delivers a host of gains to a large Tennessee-based IDNThe bane of nearly every hospital without automation technology is the ubiquitous piggyback sticker.

Medical device

Medical device reprocessing—an alternative - OpinionThe US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) updated guidance for reprocessing devices marketed as single.

When you simply

When you simply can't sleep: chronic insomnia can lead to a host of health woes. Here's what to do about it before it becomes a crisis - HealthFalling asleep is tough enough for most Americans--at least 100 million of us are having bouts of sleeplessness three times or more a week, according to a recent survey.

Dying by irreconcilable

Dying by irreconcilable numbers - Editorial - medical errorsAs each month goes by, some new group or person, wishing to make political capital.

HIV-1 viral protein

HIV-1 viral protein R (Vpr) & host cellular responsesDuring infection of host cells by HIV-1, active host-pathogen interactions take place.

Is your company in compliance with the Family and Medical Leave Act?In May, the U.S. Department of Labor announced that it plans to revise the rules implementing the 12-year-old Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), which allows certain employees to take up to 12 weeks of unpaid leave due to serious illness, or to care for a new child or seriously ill family member. Advocates on both sides of the debate are already assembling their ammunition in anticipation of a bitter fight over the rules.

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Sales versus scholarship in medical device procurementHe wrote to take exception to facts quoted in the article--all fully sourced--regarding the costs of PPI devices, especially the relative costs of R&D versus sales and marketing costs. He felt that the column unfairly characterized medical device representatives.

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Novel Nutritional Immune Formula Maintains Host Defense MechanismsMilitary combat and training stress induce immune changes that increase the risk of infection and ultimately influence soldiers' performance and readiness. Strenuous military training/assessment provides a uniform stress and the opportunity.

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Wright Medical Group, Inc. to Host Third Quarter 2005 Earnings Conference CallWright Medical Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WMGI) today announced that it will host a conference call on Tuesday, October 25, 2005 at 3:30 p.m. Central to discuss the Company's finalized operating results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2005.

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Digital Image Processor suits medical imaging applicationsFeaturing FPGA-based image processing engine that performs real-time digital image processing in 3 dynamic stages, PC-based Model XRI-1200 is designed for applications where images contain motion artifacts and exhibit low contrast.

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