Operation Walk Pittsburgh Company Profile

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Operation Walk Pittsburgh, an initiative of the AMD3 Foundation, is a non-profit, volunteer medical service program that provides free surgical treatment to patients with disabling arthritis in developing countries. Operation Walk also educates in-country orthopaedic surgeons, nurses, physical therapists and other health care professionals on the treatments, processes and surgical techniques for diseases of the hip and knee. Pittsburgh is one of only nine Operation Walk sites across the country and Canada.

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Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation Raises More Than $787,500 with Second Annual Walk for Children's

PITTSBURGH, June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 4,000 walkers participated in the second annual Walk for Children's, which raised more than $787,500 for Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh...

Pitt names Minking Chyu Distinguished Service Professor

(University of Pittsburgh) In honor of significant contributions to the University of Pittsburgh, most significantly his work toward establishing the Sichuan University - Pittsburgh Institute, Pitt Ch...

In search of a greener cleaner

(University of Pittsburgh) With support from the National Science Foundation (NSF), researchers at the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering are developing machine learning procedures...

Pittsburgh zoo says premature elephant born at nature center

Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium has unveiled an elephant calf born about a month prematurely.

Visitors get first look at Pittsburgh Zoo's baby elephant

She doesn't have a name yet, but visitors to the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium can now get a look at a female elephant calf born a month prematurely.

We have a quorum

(University of Pittsburgh) Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh's Swanson School of Engineering have utilized computational modeling to mimic such quorum sensing behavior in synthetic materials...

Pittsburgh-Paris partnership: Pitt Medicine to collaborate with French research institutes

(University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences) Institutions to cooperate on fundamental research, development of novel therapeutics, and clinical trials, with an initial focus on ophthalmol...

From the workbench to the bedside

(University of Pittsburgh) The University of Pittsburgh Coulter Translational Research Partners II Program awarded grants totaling $650,000 to six translational research teams developing late-stage bi...

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Patient Safety and Leadership: Do You Walk the Walk?

Fostering Student Interest in Neurological Surgery: The University of Pittsburgh Experience.

Early involvement and research in neurosurgery can increase chances for medical students to successfully matriculate into residency. This study reports the creation of a Neurological Surgery Interest ...

Neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy combined with operation vs. operation alone for resectable esophageal cancer: Meta-analysis on randomized controlled trials.

To compare the treatment outcomes of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy (NCRT) combined with operation and operation alone for esophageal cancer.

Reference equations for the six-minute walk distance in the healthy Chinese population aged 18-59 years.

The six-minute walk test (6MWT) is a safe, simple, inexpensive tool for evaluating the functional exercise capacity of patients with chronic respiratory disease. However, there is a lack of standard r...

Normative Two-Minute Walk Test Distances for Boys and Girls 3 to 17 Years of Age.

To provide normative reference values for the 2-minute walk test (2MWT) for children and adolescents.

Clinical Trials [1036 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Six Minutes Walk Test and Shuttle Walk Test in Eisenmenger Syndrome

The purpose of this study is to verify the applicability Six minutes walk test and Shuttle walk test in assessing functional capacity in patients with Eisenmenger Syndrome. Patients will u...

Can the Femoral Nerve Block be Improved by Ultrasound Guidance?

Studies have suggested a link with effective pain relief and reduced illness and death in very unwell patients. This study will determine the most effective method of injecting local anae...

Imaging of Brain Amyloid Plaques in the Aging Population

This is a prospective, open label, non-therapeutic, diagnostic imaging study. The purpose of this study is to utilize Pittsburgh Compound B positron emission imaging (PiB PET) to ascertain...

Ross Operation Failure Database

A large multicentric registry to obtain data to analyse the pulmonary autograft (PA) failure phenomenon and feed more complex biomechanical models to be integrated with clinical imaging wi...

Six-Minute Walk Test in Patients at High Risk for Complications From Lung Resection

Primary Objectives 1. To assess the correlation of the pre-operative six-minute walk test results with that of the gold standard exercise test with analysis of gas exchange and mea...

Companies [464 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Operation Walk Pittsburgh

Operation Walk Pittsburgh, an initiative of the AMD3 Foundation, is a non-profit, volunteer medical service program that provides free surgical treatment to patients with disabling arthritis in develo...

Better Walk

Better Walk was founded in May 2013 by three Georgia Tech biomedical engineering students and was selected as one of six companies to participate in the Zero To 510 accelerator in...

Do the 2

The Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer is a 30-mile walk to raise money and awareness for Atlanta area breast cancer organizations. In just its first seven years, the Walk has generated more than $...

Front Seat

Walk Score is a project of Front Seat, a civic software company based in Seattle. Front Seat software connects people to the places we live, the resources we consume, and our communities. Since it...

Funny Or Die and Every Body Walk!

Every Body Walk! is powered by Kaiser Permanente, with the support of an alliance of more than 30 organizations.

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