Therapeutic Touch - Biotech, Pharma and Life Science Channel

07:29 EST 1st March 2015 | BioPortfolio

PubMed Articles [198 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Bone Marrow Involvement in Neuroblastoma: A Study of Hemato-morphological Features.

Bone marrow involvement in neuroblastoma indicates advanced stage of disease. The recent use of autologous bone marrow "rescue", has provided an additional important reason for accurate assessment of ...

Reliability Analysis of Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse Ultrasound Imaging With Virtual Touch Tissue Quantification: Ex Vivo Ox Liver.

The effect of scanning angle and region of interest (ROI) depth on shear-wave velocity (SWV) was investigated in this study. Shear-wave velocity of ox liver ex vivo was measured with different approac...

Artist's Statement: Touch the Lives.

Rapid intervention to reduce ebola transmission in a remote village - gbarpolu county, liberia, 2014.

As late as September 14, 2014, Liberia's Gbarpolu County had reported zero cases of Ebola virus disease (Ebola). On October 25, the Bong County Health Team, a local health department in the Liberian M...

Multisensory Causal Inference in the Brain.

At any given moment, our brain processes multiple inputs from its different sensory modalities (vision, hearing, touch, etc.). In deciphering this array of sensory information, the brain has to solve ...

Aqueous Nanosilica-Dispersants for Carbon Nanotube.

Nanosilicas can disperse single wall carbon nanotube (SWCNT) in aqueous solution efficiently; SWCNTs are stably dispersed in aqueous media for more than 6 months. The SWCNT dispersing solution with na...

The Ipswich Touch Test at home had 78% sensitivity and 94% specificity for detecting loss of foot sensation.

Hydrophobic hydration and the anomalous partial molar volumes in ethanol-water mixtures.

The anomalous behavior in the partial molar volumes of ethanol-water mixtures at low concentrations of ethanol is studied using molecular dynamics simulations. Previous work indicates that the strikin...

A Study of Usability Principles and Interface Design for Mobile e-Books.

This study examined usability principles and interface designs in order to understand the relationship between the intentions of mobile e-book interface designs and users' perceptions. First, this stu...

POSTURAL STABILIZATION EFFECTS OF LIGHT TOUCH DO NOT COME FROM AXIS-SPECIFIC CUES OF POSTURAL SWAY: A PILOT STUDY.

Summary.-A light finger touch can stabilize posture despite it not providing enough force to create mechanical support. The underlying mechanism may be due to the finger touch providing information in...

News Articles [366 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Bell Mobility Gains Traction With Enterprises; Is Added to Wireless Analytics’ CLEAN Platform™

Mobility Management Services Provider Extends Reporting And Cost Tracking Capabilities To Canadian Wireless Carrier’s Customers. Danvers, MA (PRWEB) February 27, 2015 Wireless Analytics, an award-w...

Insulet Corporation to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

BILLERICA, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/28/15 -- Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD), the leader in tubeless insulin pump technology with its OmniPod® Insulin Management System, today announced that man...

Emassagechair Wants Shoppers to Think About the Benefits of Massage During National Sleep Awareness Week

Luraco Also Announces New iRobotics 7 Massage Chair to be Added to Their Current Massage Chair Line Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) February 27, 2015 Leading massage chair retailer Emassagechair.com is known f...

Silverlink Presenting at Health Plan Innovation Summit on Consumerism

Healthcare and consumerism is not a new concept anymore. The goal of consumerism is to help motivate plan participants to become healthier and more prudent purchasers and users of...

ScriptRx Incorporated - Medical Equipment - Deals and Alliances Profile

Recently added to the BioPortfolio report store, ScriptRx Incorporated - Medical Equipment - Deals and Alliances Profile is a new report from GlobalData published on 2015-01-19. This 16-page report i...

Bionic hand that is 'sensitive' to touch and temperature

A bionic hand that can sense pressure and temperature and transmit the information back to the brain is the focus of a new £1.4m UK research project.

United Patients Group Announces Speaker Lineup for Educational Seminar by American Cannabis Nurses Association

The list of speakers and topics for “ACNA Core Curriculum for Cannabis Nursing,” presented by the American Cannabis Nurses Association and hosted by the Laguna Woods Village Cannabis Club, has bee...

Tecan launches Spark™ 10M reader at SLAS 2015

This all-new platform is designed to offer greater flexibility and increased productivity for cell biology and genomics customers. From microbiology research and cell-based assays to rapid DNA quantif...

The strong robot with the gentle touch

ROBEAR holding a person. SOURCE February 25, 2015 (Nanowerk News) Scientists from RIKEN and Sumitomo Riko Company Limited have developed a new experimental nursing care robot, ROBEAR, which is capable...

US STOCKS-Wall St dips after Dow, S&P touch records; energy drags

* Indexes off: Dow 0.39 pct, S&P 0.25 pct, Nasdaq 0.05 pct (Updates to market open)

Events [0 Results]

None

Companies [53 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Skyscape Medpresso, Inc.

Skyscape is the leading provider of interactive, intelligent mobile solutions that improve the quality and efficiency of patient care and help reduce medical errors. Customers can...

Tobii Dynavox

Tobii Dynavox, part of the Tobii Technology Group, is the global market leader in assistive and augmentative communication (AAC), helping individuals with speech and communication...

Sverica International

Sverica International is a leading private equity firm with over $425 million of assets under management across three funds. The firm acquires, invests in and actively buil...

Sklar Instruments

For more than 120 years, Sklar has been a leading provider of the highest quality surgical instruments for the OB/GYN, Orthopedic, Dental, ENT, Cardiovascular, Endoscopic, Dermato...

Travelers Advantage

Members of Travelers Advantage (www.travelersadvantage.com or 1-877-841-1335) can save money on air travel, cruises, car rentals and accommodations, as well as earn five percent cash back on eligi...

Revionics, Inc.

Revionics delivers the industry’s most powerful End-to-End Merchandise Optimization solution, enabling retailers of all sizes to execute a fact-based Omni-channel merc...

Azend Group

Azend Group comprises Envizen Digital, Maxmade and Belken brands. Product categories include Android and Dual OS Windows 8.1 and Android tablets, Portable electronics and personal...

Catalina Health

Catalina Health® is committed to helping our partners deliver unprecedented performance and healthier outcomes for their health consumers. Our proprietary platforms enable the ...

LifeApps Digital Media Inc.

LifeApps is a digital media company focusing on health, fitness, sports publications, and next-generation social networks. The company is a leading, authorized developer, publishe...

LifeApps Digital Media

LifeApps Digital Media Inc. (OTCQB:LFAP) is a digital media company focusing on health, fitness, sports publications, and next-generation social networks. The company is a leading...

Clinical Trials [61 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

The Impact of the Practice of Touch-massage on the Anxiety of Patients With Hematological Disorders Hospitalized in a Protective Environment, a Randomized, Controlled Study

Each year, 17000 cases of severe hematological diseases are diagnosed in France, with more than 6,000 of these requiring hospitalization in a protective, sterile environment. New methods,...

Characterizing and Comparing the Profile of Microorganisms From Specific Body Sites and Environmental Surfaces in Newly Disinfected Patient Rooms

Overall Aim: To describe and to assess the change in the temporal profile and transmission of microorganisms between patients and environmental surfaces after admission into a newly disinf...

Providing Closed Loop Cortical Control of Extracorporeal Devices to Patients With Quadriplegia

This research study is being conducted to develop a brain controlled medical device, called a brain-machine interface. The device will provide people with a spinal cord injury some ability...

Personal Patient Profile Prostate (P4) Randomized, Multisite Trial

The purpose of this study is to determine whether or not participation in an experimental program called the "P4 program" is useful to men who are faced with choices about treatment for th...

Prevention of Secondary Foot Ulcers in Patients With Diabetes Using Systematic Measuring of Skin Temperature.

A randomised controlled pilot study on the feasibility of introducing a skin temperature device (Temp Touch) in secondary prevention of foot ulcers in people with diabetes who have had a f...

CT-angiographic Follow up of Patients That Underwent Coronary Bypass Surgery Between 1993-1997

Coronary artery surgery (CABG) is necessary to improve blood circulation in many patients with coronary artery disease. This is done by using alternative blood vessels (grafts) to bypass t...

Evaluating Central Line Hub Contamination Using a Novel Capping Device

Excelsior Medical has developed SwabCap™, a luer access valve disinfection cap. The SwabCap™ provides passive disinfection of valve top and threads without activating the luer access ...

Sensory Training to Treat Focal Dystonia

This study will examine the effectiveness of Braille reading as a sensory training program for improving symptoms of focal (localized) dystonia, a movement disorder caused by sustained mus...

Enhanced Tactile (Touch) Spatial Acuity in Upper Limb Amputees

This study will examine whether tactile (touch) abilities at the lip are more acute in people with upper limb amputation compared with healthy normal volunteers. People with an amputated u...

Enhanced Tactile Memory in the Blind

This study will determine if the brain regions in blind people that would normally be involved in vision are used instead to remember touch. Blind people have an enhanced sense of touch co...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Loss of the ability to comprehend the meaning or recognize the importance of various forms of stimulation that cannot be attributed to impairment of a primary sensory modality. Tactile agnosia is characterized by an inability to perceive the shape and nature of an object by touch alone, despite unimpaired sensation to light touch, position, and other primary sensory modalities.

Perception of shape and form of objects by TOUCH, via tactile stimuli.

Stiff hairs projecting from the face around the nose of most mammals, acting as touch receptors.

Placing of the hands of the healer upon the person to be cured with the intent of spiritual energetic healing.

Sensation of making physical contact with objects, animate or inanimate. Tactile stimuli are detected by MECHANORECEPTORS in the skin and mucous membranes.

Search BioPortfolio:
Loading
Advertisement
Advertisement
review and buy Therapeutic Touch market research data and corporate reports here

Channels Quicklinks