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Tuesday 15th July 2014

Telecare Collaborative Management of Chronic Pain in Primary Care A Randomized Clinical Trial

ImportanceChronic musculoskeletal pain is among the most prevalent, costly, and disabling medical disorders. However, few clinical trials have examined interventions to improve chronic pain in primary care.ObjectiveTo determine the effectiveness of a...

HSS Ranked No. 1 for Orthopedics

NEW YORK- Once again, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has been ranked the No. 1 hospital in the country for orthopedics by U.S.News & World Report in its 2014 "Best Hospitals" survey. The hospital is also nationally ranked No. 3 in rheumatology, in association with NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. "We are honored to be recognized nationally as the best in our specialized field for the fif...

NIH scientists identify gene linked to fatal inflammatory disease in children

(NIH/National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases) Investigators have identified a gene that underlies a very rare but devastating autoinflammatory condition in children. Several existing drugs have shown therapeutic potentia...

National Psoriasis Foundation awards $1.05 million in research grants

(National Psoriasis Foundation) Thirteen scientists received a total of $1.05 million in funding from the National Psoriasis Foundation for projects that aim to identify new treatments and a cure for psoriasis -- an autoimmune disease that appears on...

Bay Area Regional Medical Center Scheduled to Open July 21, Expected to Employ 520 Full-Time with Annual Payroll in Excess of $36 Million for Fiscal Year 2014 and Estimated Total Economic Impact of Almost $128 Million by 2018

Bay Area Regional Medical Center (www.barmc.us), a new hospital created to give Bay Area Houston residents access to advanced technologies and the highest standards of health care, is scheduled to open to patients on Monday, July 21, 2014. Located at 200 Blossom Street in Webster, Texas

Osteoarthritis: Is OA a mechanical or systemic disease?

Osteoarthritis (OA) is a heterogeneous group of diseases with different pathogenesis in different joints. What effect do metabolic factors, inflammation and obesity have on OA in non-loadbearing structures? A new study reports that, in the absence of...

Globus Medical Schedules Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Globus Medical, Inc. (NYSE:GMED), a leading musculoskeletal implant manufacturer, will announce its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 after the market close on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. A copy of the release will be available on the Globus Medical website at ww

National Experts and Local Consumers Commend EvergreenHealth for Care and Service

KIRKLAND, Wash., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report named EvergreenHealth as one of the top health care organizations in the region for its exceptional clinical care. The publication's 2014-15 rankings name the Kirkland-based health system the No. 2 hospital in the Seattle metro area and No. 3 hospital in Washington state. In addition...

Rush Ranked #6 Hospital in the U.S. for Orthopedics; Top in Illinois

CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. News and World Report, which annually publishes a list of the best hospital specialty programs in the country, just released its 2014 ranking, naming Rush University Medical Center as the #6 orthopedic program in the nation and the top ranked program in Illinois.    "This is an honor that we take very seriously," explains Joshua Jacobs, M...

Telecare Intervention Improves Chronic Pain for VA Patients

A telecare intervention at a VA medical center has lead to improvement in chronic musculoskeletal pain in 126 patients. Medscape Medical News

The University of Kansas Hospital One of Only 14 Hospitals to Rank Nationally in All Twelve Categories on U.S. News Report

KANSAS CITY, Kan., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- All 12 specialty programs of The University of Kansas Hospital are nationally ranked in the top 50 in the prestigious 2014-15 adult "Best Hospital" lists from U.S. News & World Report.  Only 13 other hospitals in the country earned the distinction of being nationally ranked in each of the data-driven specialty rankings. For the fifth year...

Telecare program optimizing non-opioid chronic pain medication very effective

Chronic pain in the back, neck and other joints due to arthritis or other musculoskeletal disorders is extremely common but difficult to treat. In a new study published in the July 16 issue of Journal of the American Medical Association, primary-care...

MedSolutions Selected to Participate in CMS Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Initiative

Company Expands Current Post-Acute Care Offering and Springboards Into Growing Bundled Payments Space MedSolutions, a diversified medical cost management company, announced today that it has been selected to participate in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Initiative (BPCI) as an Awardee Convener...

CEL-SCI Receives $225,000 NIH Research Grant to Develop Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

Pre-clinical studies show CEL-SCI’s LEAPS technology prevented the development and lessened the severity of rheumatoid arthritis CEL-SCI Corporation (NYSE MKT: CVM) announced today that it has been awarded a Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant in the amount of $225,000 from the National Institute of

Long Beach Memorial Achieves Best Hospital Rankings by U.S. News and World Report: Less Than 3% of Nation's Hospitals Nationally Ranked

LONG BEACH, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the 20th time since U.S. News and World Report started publishing a rigorous assessment of more than 5,000 U.S. hospitals, Long Beach Memorial has earned a place among "Best Hospitals." Long Beach Memorial is listed as one of the nation's best in the Diabetes and Endocrinology Category and "high performing" in 10 additional clinical...

MemorialCare Health System Hospitals Rank Among Nation's Best in U.S. News & World Report's Annual Listings of Best Hospitals

ORANGE and LOS ANGELES Counties, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a rigorous assessment of more than 5,000 hospitals in the U.S., MemorialCare Health System's Long Beach Memorial has earned a place among U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals. It is listed as one of the nation's best in the Diabetes and Endocrinology Category and "high performing" in 10 additional cl...

Omega 3 fatty acids may slow progression of arthritis

Omega 3 fatty acids have been shown to be better at keeping joints healthy than omega 6 fatty acids in a study published in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. The studies on mice suggest that unhealthy dietary fats – not just obesity – may contribute to worsening osteoarthritis. “Our results suggest that dietary factors […]

Bunion Bootie, a Natural & Comfortable Solution for Painful Bunions, Recommended by Podiatrists, Orthopedics, Neuropaths, General Practitioners, and Chiropractors

According to post purchase surveys, many Bunion Bootie customers are referred by their trusted medical professional. San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Thanks to post-purchase surveys conducted by Bunion Bootie, it has recently been uncovered that customers are coming directly to Bunion Bootie's website because a medical professional in one of many areas of specialization have recommen...

Monroe Capital Provides $14 Million Senior Secured Credit Facility to Starpoint Health, Inc.

Monroe Capital LLC today announced the funding of a $14 million senior secured credit facility to support the recapitalization and growth of Starpoint Health, Inc. by private equity sponsor, Caltius Equity Partners. Based in Newport Beach, California, Starpoint Health is a leading operator of multi-specialty ambulatory surgery centers in Southern...

U.S. News and World Report Names Holy Name Medical Center Among the Best Hospitals in New Jersey

TEANECK, N.J., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Holy Name Medical Center has been ranked as one of the best hospitals for 2014-15 by U.S. News & World Report. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients."We are honored by this recognition, which reflects our commitment to delivering high quality, compassionate care as...

Osteo Bi-Flex® Joint Care Survey Reveals Joint Concerns Do Not Discriminate Age: Nearly 7 In 10 Americans Frequently Experience Joint Concerns - Almost Equally Among Gen-X And Boomers

RONKONKOMA, N.Y., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey of Americans age 34+ shows that 67 percent frequently experience joint stiffness and other concerns.  While occasional joint issues are commonly associated with aging, the research shows that 66 percent of Gen-X and 67 percent of Boomers feel the effects such as overworked joints - almost an equal percentage.  The survey was co...

U.S. News & World Report Ranks St. Alexius Medical Center And Alexian Brothers Medical Center Among Top 10 Best Hospitals In Chicago Area

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates, Ill., and Alexian Brothers Medical Center (ABMC) in Elk Grove Village, Ill., among the top 10 Best Hospitals in the Chicago metropolitan area. "We are honored to have earned this recognition again from U.S. News & World...

U.S. News and World Report Again Names the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago America's Best

CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. News & World Report — the independent news organization that rates academic institutions, hospitals and other services vital to consumer health and well-being — announced today that the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) is once again the country's best hospital for physical medicine and rehabilitation. This is the 24th consec...

Bunion Bootie, a Natural & Comfortable Solution for Painful Bunions, Recommended by Podiatrists, Orthopedics, Neuropaths, General Practitioners, and Chiropractors

San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Thanks to post-purchase surveys conducted by Bunion Bootie, it has recently been uncovered that customers are coming directly to Bunion Bootie's website because a medical professional in one of many...

25th Consecutive Year: TIRR Memorial Hermann Ranks Among Nation's Best by U.S. News & World Report

HOUSTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TIRR Memorial Hermann was again recognized as one of the nation's top rehabilitation hospitals in U.S. News & World Report's annual "America's Best Hospitals" rankings. Coming in at number three, the 2014-15 rankings mark the 25th consecutive year that TIRR Memorial Hermann has stood among the top rehabilitation hospitals in the coun...


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