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Aging Life Care Association™ to Celebrate Aging Life Care™ Month in May

5/5/2016
Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) May 05, 2016 While the practice and profession of Aging Life Care is not new, there is more attention being paid to the impact our aging population has on communities and resources. Aging Life Care plays an important role as these professionals are prepared to help aging ad... [Comments]

Pivot Point Consulting Ranks #1 in KLAS for Epic Consulting Select Category

5/5/2016
Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 05, 2016 Pivot Point Consulting achieved the number one ranking for overall select performance in the industry’s gold standard KLAS Performance Report, Epic Consulting 2016 - Which Firms Provide Breadth, Depth, and Expertise? The Epic Consulting report assessed or... [Comments]

Qrono Announces Development Collaboration for Long-Acting Psychiatric Medicines

5/5/2016
PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) May 05, 2016 Qrono Inc. , a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on long-acting injectables (LAIs), today announced a development collaboration with the Australian critical medicine company, Phebra Pty Ltd. , to develop LAI medications to treat serious mental di... [Comments]

Responsible Wool Standard Second Stakeholder Review Launches

5/5/2016
Lubbock, Texas (PRWEB) May 05, 2016 Textile Exchange is excited to announce the release of the second draft of the Responsible Wool Standard (RWS) for public stakeholder review. The stakeholder review is an important opportunity for interested parties to give input into the standard, and to... [Comments]

Heartland Institute Vaping Experts Comment on FDA’s E-Cigarette Rule

5/5/2016
Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) May 05, 2016 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today published its “deeming regulations” for electronic cigarettes, requiring e-cigarette manufacturers to submit their products through an arduous federal approval process. The rules, which treat e-cigarattes as... [Comments]

Get the Latest ASCRS/ASOA Symposium & Congress News with Einstein Medical's Event Dashboard and Dedicated Twitter Feed

5/5/2016
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 05, 2016 Einstein Medical is proud to announce that it has created an event dashboard and dedicated Twitter feed to cover the latest news and commentary at the 2016 ASCRS/ASOA Symposium and Congress, which takes place in New Orleans, LA May 6th through 10th. This m... [Comments]

Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute is First in Tampa to Offer Alternative to Long-Term Warfarin Medication for Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

5/5/2016
Tampa, FL (PRWEB) May 05, 2016 Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute was the first hospital in Tampa to offer patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (A-Fib) an alternative to long-term warfarin medication with the newly approved WATCHMAN Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC) Implant.... [Comments]

TLC Laser Eye Centers Acquires Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute

5/5/2016
West Palm Beach, Fla. (PRWEB) May 05, 2016 TLC Laser Eye Centers announced today that it has acquired Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute in San Diego, California. The laser eye center will now be called “Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute, a TLC Laser Eye Center.” Gordon Schanzlin’s... [Comments]

Medicine Products

Osteomesh Bioresorbable Implant for Craniofacial Surgery

Description:Osteomesh is a bioresorbable implant used in craniofacial surgery to repair various types of fractures, like the orbital floor fracture and to fill surgical defects. It has interconnected pores which allow rapid saturation with marrow, blood and nutrients, thus providing the patients own cells with chemical signals that are required for bone growth and remodeling. The mesh is malleable and can be...
Company:Osteopore International

AMD Now

Description:AMD Now is a forum presenting interactive education on Age- related Macular Degeneration (AMD), AMD diagnosis and treatments, VEGF, aseptic technique and supportive care for patients and caregivers....
Company:ASORN

SWISSBLADE Diamond Surgical Knives

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Company:ZIEMER USA, Inc.

MAXWELL Optical Wavefront Aberrometer

Description:The MAXWELL Optical Wavefront Aberrometer is an innovative diagnostic instrument with a wide range of functions that permit eye care practitioners and researchers to effectively assess all of the wavefront aberrations present in a subjects eye. This remarkable device offers the widest wavefront diagnostic range and functions on more than 99% of subjects. Beyond its superior performance in wavefro...
Company:ZIEMER USA, Inc.

ConstaVac CBCII Blood Conservation System

Description:The Stryker CBCII Blood Conservation System provides a safe, simple and economic disposable system for blood reinfusion....
Company:Stryker Instruments

Medicine Technology

First Response to Zika Replikins Vaccine Candidates Reported

5/5/2016
TORONTO , May 5, 2016  Replikins Ltd. today reported initial promising results in animal trials of its Zika vaccine candidates. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160505/364344LOGO Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160505/364345 The company performed Replikins analyses... [Comments]

Endo Announces Change to Senior Management Team

5/5/2016
DUBLIN , May 5, 2016  Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP ) (TSX: ENL) today announced that Brian Lortie , President, U.S. Branded Pharmaceuticals, has decided to step down from his position upon the appointment of a successor. Mr. Lortie joined Endo in 2009 and led its U.S. Pharmaceuticals business with responsibility for all strategic, commercial and operational func... [Comments]

Endo Announces Appointment of Douglas S. Ingram and Todd B. Sisitsky to its Board of Directors

5/5/2016
DUBLIN , May 5, 2016 Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP ) (TSX: ENL) today announced the appointment of Douglas S. Ingram , former president of Allergan, Inc. and current CEO of Chase Pharmaceuticals Corporation, and Todd B. Sisitsky , managing partner of TPG Capital, to its Board of Directors. The appointments are effective immediately. "Endo recently embarked on... [Comments]

Endo Reports First Quarter 2016 Financial Results

5/5/2016
DUBLIN, May 5, 2016 First quarter 2016 adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.08 and revenues of $964 million First quarter reported diluted (GAAP) loss per share from continuing operations of $0.40 Company revises 2016 financial guidance; now expects 2016 revenues to range from $3.87 billion to $4.03 billion and 2016 adjusted diluted non-GAAP earning... [Comments]

Grand Cayman Will Use Oxitec Solution to Suppress Wild Aedes aegypti, the Dangerous Mosquito that Spreads Dengue, Zika and Chikungunya, in an Effort to Help Eliminate These Diseases

5/5/2016
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman , May 5, 2016 Progra m m e follow s successful trial of Oxitec ' s mosquito in Cayman Islands that reduced Aedes aegypti by 96 %   Oxitec and the Cayman Islands Mosquito Research and Control Unit (MRCU) announced a new plan to fight wild Aedes aegypti, the dangerous mosquito that spreads dengue, Zika and chiku... [Comments]

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