Infection

Consumer Watchdog: Victims of Medical Harm Who Have Been Misled and Silenced Call on CA Medical Board to Endorse Patient Bill of Rights to Overhaul Physician Discipline

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Friday, December 2, 2022

Their testimony asks board members to back Patient Bill of Rights legislation, including reforms to give consumers a voice in the enforcement process and make discipline tougher and more transparent.

Key Points: 
  • Their testimony asks board members to back Patient Bill of Rights legislation, including reforms to give consumers a voice in the enforcement process and make discipline tougher and more transparent.
  • Medical Board public member and whistleblower TJ Watkins released a Board "Accountability Act" in an interview with NBC LA Wednesday.
  • It proposes model legislation to make physician discipline robust, transparent and accountable with consistent disciplinary guidelines that serve as a deterrent to patient harm.
  • The Board has been under withering scrutiny from lawmakers, the news media, and the public for enabling dangerous doctors to continue to practice.

Five Trinity Health Senior Communities Benefit from MDHHS Infection Control Grant

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Friday, December 2, 2022

According to Stacey Johnson, DNP, Chief Nursing Officer for Trinity Health Senior Communities, the grant will fund the purchase and installation of more than 250 UV Angel Clean Air Filtration devices.

Key Points: 
  • According to Stacey Johnson, DNP, Chief Nursing Officer for Trinity Health Senior Communities, the grant will fund the purchase and installation of more than 250 UV Angel Clean Air Filtration devices.
  • Dr. Johnson said that MDHHS investment in improving infection control in these Michigan communities is significant in enhancing the quality of life for those who live in, work in, and visit them.
  • Our mission is to make the world a safer place, which very closely aligns with Trinity Health Senior Communities mission and its core value of safety.
  • Trinity Health Senior Communities serves more than 3000 seniors in its 33 independent living, assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing, and subsidized senior housing communities across the United States.

UroGen Announces New Data from the OPTIMA II Study that Show Median Durability of Response of 24.4 Months for UGN-102, an Investigational Non-Surgical Chemoablative Treatment for Low-Grade, Intermediate-Risk Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer

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Friday, December 2, 2022

I look forward to additional data on UGN-102, including evidence from the ENVISION Phase 3 study.

Key Points: 
  • I look forward to additional data on UGN-102, including evidence from the ENVISION Phase 3 study.
  • Patients who completed the OPTIMA II study were eligible to participate in this rollover study.
  • At the time of data cut off (February 25, 2022), data were available for 15 of the 25 patients.
  • Patients achieving CR were followed quarterly to 12 months after initiation of study treatment to evaluate safety, efficacy, and durability.

InventHelp Inventors Develop Self Contained Abcess Drainage System (CSK-318)

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Friday, December 2, 2022

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --"I'm a pediatric surgeon and I thought there could be an improved way to lance an abscess," said one of two inventors, from Myrtle Beach, S.C., "so we invented the SELF CONTAINED ABCESS DRAINAGE SYSTEM.

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --"I'm a pediatric surgeon and I thought there could be an improved way to lance an abscess," said one of two inventors, from Myrtle Beach, S.C., "so we invented the SELF CONTAINED ABCESS DRAINAGE SYSTEM.
  • The patent-pending invention provides an improved way to lance an abscess.
  • It also allows for drainage and it could reduce post-operative wound care and the incidence of infection.
  • The original design was submitted to the National sales office of InventHelp.

Global Bacteriophage Therapy Market Report 2022: Looming Threat of Antimicrobial Resistance Drives Research & Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Friday, December 2, 2022

The "Bacteriophage Therapy Market: Distribution by Therapeutic Area, Route of Administration, and Geography: Industry Trends and Global Forecasts, 2022-2035" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Bacteriophage Therapy Market: Distribution by Therapeutic Area, Route of Administration, and Geography: Industry Trends and Global Forecasts, 2022-2035" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Given the afore-mentioned advantages of bacteriophage therapy and promising insights from the ongoing research, various clinical trials have been registered for the clinical evaluation of bacteriophage therapies.
  • In fact, with the widespread participation of stakeholders in the research and development of bacteriophage therapy, clinical studies evaluating bacteriophage therapy have increased at a growth rate of more than 30% over the last few years.
  • With increasing R&D efforts, promising clinical data, and financial support from investors, we anticipate the bacteriophage therapy market to witness notable growth in the mid to long term.

Global Nutrigenomics Market Report 2022 to 2035: Industry Trends and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Friday, December 2, 2022

The "Nutrigenomics Market by Type of Sample, Type of Sample Collection Method and Key Geographies: Industry Trends and Global Forecasts, 2022-2035" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Nutrigenomics Market by Type of Sample, Type of Sample Collection Method and Key Geographies: Industry Trends and Global Forecasts, 2022-2035" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This report features an extensive study of the current landscape and future potential of the nutrigenomics focused companies.
  • The study features an in-depth analysis, highlighting the capabilities of nutrigenomics focused companies.
  • How is the current and future market opportunity likely to be distributed across key segments?

Liquid Biopsy Global Market Report 2022: Cancer Awareness Initiatives Undertaken by Global Health Organizations Drive Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Friday, December 2, 2022

Market growth is driven by factors such as rising global prevalence of cancers and the growing need for early detection coupled with efficient treatment monitoring and recurrence detection is anticipated to support the growth of the global liquid biopsy market.

Key Points: 
  • Market growth is driven by factors such as rising global prevalence of cancers and the growing need for early detection coupled with efficient treatment monitoring and recurrence detection is anticipated to support the growth of the global liquid biopsy market.
  • The assay kits segment accounted for the highest growth rate in the liquid biopsy market, by product & service, during the forecast period
    The liquid biopsy market is segmented into assay kits, instruments, and services based on product & service.
  • In 2021, the assay kits segment accounted for the highest growth rate in the liquid biopsy market.
  • The global liquid biopsy market is segmented into North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World.

Global Pet Food Ingredients Market Analysis Report 2022-2027: Shift in Focus Toward Natural and Grain-Free Products & Increasing Trend of Pet Humanization to Drive Demand for Premium Pet Products - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Friday, December 2, 2022

The global pet food ingredients market is estimated to be valued at USD 32.2 billion in 2022.

Key Points: 
  • The global pet food ingredients market is estimated to be valued at USD 32.2 billion in 2022.
  • The demand for pet food ingredients is gaining significant traction in the industry, especially due to the rising focus of owners on the health and nutrition of pet animals in recent years.
  • Additionally, the rising innovation in the pet food ingredients market and technological advancements which are enhancing the efficiency of pet food ingredients have contributed to the growth of the market in recent years.
  • Dogs offer an attractive market for manufacturers of pet food ingredients owing to their varied nutritional requirements, compared to other pet animals.

Novavax to Participate in BofA Securities 2022 Virtual Biotech SMID Cap Conference

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Friday, December 2, 2022

Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX) is a biotechnology company that promotes improved health globally through the discovery, development, and commercialization of innovative vaccines to prevent serious infectious diseases.

Key Points: 
  • Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX) is a biotechnology company that promotes improved health globally through the discovery, development, and commercialization of innovative vaccines to prevent serious infectious diseases.
  • The company's proprietary recombinant technology platform harnesses the power and speed of genetic engineering to efficiently produce highly immunogenic nanoparticles designed to address urgent global health needs.
  • The Novavax COVID-19 vaccine has received authorization from multiple regulatory authorities globally, including the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the European Commission, and the World Health Organization.
  • These vaccine candidates incorporate Novavax' proprietary saponin-based Matrix-M adjuvant to enhance the immune response and stimulate high levels of neutralizing antibodies.

EQS-News: FatBrain AI Is Working To Mitigate COVID Concerns Over The Holidays

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Friday, December 2, 2022

Doctors are urging the public to be extra careful over the next few months as we approach our third pandemic holiday season.

Key Points: 
  • Doctors are urging the public to be extra careful over the next few months as we approach our third pandemic holiday season.
  • Masks and testing are effective ways to prevent the spread of COVID but accessing risk data is just as critical.
  • While there is state-level data, until recently there has not been consistent local data for citizens to rely on.
  • FatBrain unifies insights from SaaS applications, turbo-charged by peer and market dynamics:
    1) Realize attainable goals from explainable peer performance.