The Electronic Data Methods (EDM) Forum is seeking research project proposals, and two to four of them will be awarded funding, which is typically $25,000 to $100,000 per project.
Prior to this study, it was not understood which vagus nerve fiber types were responsible for reducing the body's inflammatory activity.
"This work is a significant step towards making NIR optical methods for intraoperative breast tumor margin assessment clinically feasible by not compromising the current surgical practice of inking resected specimens for margin orientation," explained a study investigator.
The SAVI SCOUT Surgical Guidance System is easy to use and does what it should, said one of the pilot study surgeons.
“We're asking everyone to be prudent lest a bad event occur to patients and staff as a result of a distraction,” a CSPS leader said.
Their results raise some interesting "questions, trends and observations"--including the finding that the two most-cited studies focus on situations when spinal surgery should not be performed.
From contraception to colonoscopies, the Obama administration Monday closed a series of insurance loopholes on coverage of preventive care.
"It was so awesome, walking up to the bed for the first time, and then it registered that I was just looking at Carter," the father said.
One poll reports only 1 person in 10 is highly confident that the justices will rely on objective interpretations of the law rather than their personal opinions.
"What's stressful about the work environment is never going to change. But what we were interested in changing was the nursing personnel's reaction to those stresses," a study author said.
CERTAINTY features the patented freshness technology of SILVADUR™, which helps reduce, inhibit and minimize the growth of bacteria so scrubs stay fresh and odor free.
It is hoped the scaffolds can be used to replace eardrums when they become severely damaged, reducing the need for patients to have their own tissue used in reconstruction surgery.
A new type of blood test is starting to transform cancer treatment, sparing some patients the surgical and needle biopsies long needed to guide their care.
“I was one of the early adopters when it was released to the public, and it’s a technology that’s really changed a lot of our approaches, not only with wound care but also tendon repair,” the surgeon said.
Approximately 1 percent of patients undergoing cardiac surgery require dialysis to treat severe AKI that arises after surgery, and the incidence is higher among patients with pre-operative chronic kidney disease.