Diagnosis

New Study Highlights the Value of Genetic Testing to Guide Clinical Management and Improve Outcomes for Epilepsy Patients

Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 5:15pm

This study underscores the importance of genetic testing for all people with epilepsy and supports the growing evidence that medical genetic testing can improve health outcomes and reduce healthcare costs.

Key Points: 
  • This study underscores the importance of genetic testing for all people with epilepsy and supports the growing evidence that medical genetic testing can improve health outcomes and reduce healthcare costs.
  • Notably, the research found that a change in clinical management once genetic results were received was reported by clinicians for nearly half of patients.
  • The full research presentation from Invitae included:
    Epilepsy genetic testing guides clinical management and helps improve patient outcomes.
  • This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements regarding the findings and implications of the study; and the value of genetic testing to guide clinical management and improve outcomes for epilepsy patients.

2021 IMV ServiceTrak™ Clinical Laboratory Award Winners

Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

The 2021 ServiceTrak Clinical Laboratory Awards are based on interviews conducted in 2021 with respondents in 1,541 clinical testing locations having 3,270 instruments.

Key Points: 
  • The 2021 ServiceTrak Clinical Laboratory Awards are based on interviews conducted in 2021 with respondents in 1,541 clinical testing locations having 3,270 instruments.
  • Probing on the customer experience from installation to instrument end of life, IMV ServiceTrak has been an industry benchmarking standard for over 25 years.
  • Clinical laboratory tests are critical to the management of patients and the diagnosis of disease throughout the world.
  • IMV produces an annual series of proprietary ServiceTrak Clinical Laboratory reports derived from extensive phone and online interviews with laboratory testing professionals in hospitals in the U.S.

Golden Entertainment Provides Notice of Data Incident

Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 1:00am

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden Entertainment, Inc. ("Golden") is notifying individuals of an incident that may affect the privacy of some personal information as part of its commitment to privacy.

Key Points: 
  • LAS VEGAS, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden Entertainment, Inc. ("Golden") is notifying individuals of an incident that may affect the privacy of some personal information as part of its commitment to privacy.
  • Golden has no evidence of actual or attempted misuse of information as a result of this incident, but this notice provides details about the incident, Golden's response, and resources available to help protect information.
  • Please note, Golden does not have any evidence of misuse of any information impacted as a result of this incident.
  • On September 24, 2021, Golden Entertainment began mailing written notice to potentially impacted individuals.Golden Entertainment also posted noticed of this incident on its website at: https://www.goldenent.com .As an added precaution, Golden is offering impacted individuals with access to credit monitoring and identity theft protection services through Kroll at no cost as an added precaution.

Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD, Installed as AOFAS® President

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 8:46pm

Rosemont, Ill., Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeon, Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD, has been named president of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) , the leading organization for lower extremity medicine and foot and ankle surgery.

Key Points: 
  • Rosemont, Ill., Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeon, Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD, has been named president of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) , the leading organization for lower extremity medicine and foot and ankle surgery.
  • AOFAS allows us to grow as clinicians, researchers, and educators in a manner that directly impacts patients, said Dr. DiGiovanni.
  • The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) mobilizes our dynamic community of foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons to improve patient care through education, research, and advocacy.
  • By emphasizing collaboration and excellence, AOFAS inspires ever-increasing levels of professional performance leading to improved patient outcomes.

National Headache Foundation Launches Primary Care Migraine Program

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 6:27pm

Chicago, IL, Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Headache Foundation (NHF) launched Primary Care Migraine, a new educational training program available at no cost to health practitioners.

Key Points: 
  • Chicago, IL, Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Headache Foundation (NHF) launched Primary Care Migraine, a new educational training program available at no cost to health practitioners.
  • The program was announced by Tom Dabertin, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the National Headache Foundation.
  • Dabertin said participationincludes two hours of free CME and a complimentary membership to the National Headache Foundation.
  • For more details on the NHFs Primary Care Migraine program, please visit https://www.pcmigraine.com/
    The National Headache Foundation (NHF) is the leading educational and informational resource for individuals with headache, their families, physicians, allied health care professionals, and health policy decision makers.

Todos Medical Reports Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 2:36pm

New York, NY, and Tel Aviv, ISRAEL, Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- Todos Medical, Ltd. (“Todos Medical”) (OTCQB: TOMDF), a comprehensive medical diagnostics and related solutions company, announced financial results today for the second quarter of 2021 ended June 30, 2021. 

Key Points: 
  • New York, NY, and Tel Aviv, ISRAEL, Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- Todos Medical, Ltd. (Todos Medical) (OTCQB: TOMDF), a comprehensive medical diagnostics and related solutions company, announced financial results todayfor the second quarter of 2021 endedJune 30, 2021.
  • Revenues: Total revenue in the second quarter of 2021 was$1.7 million, a significant increase compared to revenue of $32,000in the second quarter of 2020.
  • Loss from Operations: The Company recorded an operating loss of$(1,662,0000)in the second quarter of 2021 compared to an operating loss of$(1.719,000)in the second quarter of 2020.
  • "While we achieved significant business milestones in the second quarter, we also witnessed several key improvements to our financial condition as well," saidDaniel Hirsch, CFO of Todos Medical.

Hyper Vision Limited: How Augmented Reality is Improving Surgery

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 1:35pm

The Shenzhen-based technology start-up is changing the future of medical procedures by utilizing advances in augmented reality (AR) and artificial intelligence (AI) technology.

Key Points: 
  • The Shenzhen-based technology start-up is changing the future of medical procedures by utilizing advances in augmented reality (AR) and artificial intelligence (AI) technology.
  • By incorporating augmented reality surgical procedures, diagnosis accuracy and speed will all improve.
  • Hyper Vision Limited believes augmented reality has enormous potential in the healthcare industry.
  • The technology startup was founded on the promise of transforming the healthcare industry by eradicating all unnecessary medical mistakes through the adoption of augmented reality and artificial intelligence.

Athletico Physical Therapy Opens in Greensburg

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 1:00pm

GREENSBURG, Ind., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Athletico Physical Therapy has opened a new location in Greensburg, located in Greensburg Commons in front of Walmart Supercenter and next to Starbucks.This location offers convenient hours with early morning, late evening and Saturday appointment options, and does not require a referral or prescription to start treatment.

Key Points: 
  • GREENSBURG, Ind., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Athletico Physical Therapy has opened a new location in Greensburg, located in Greensburg Commons in front of Walmart Supercenter and next to Starbucks.This location offers convenient hours with early morning, late evening and Saturday appointment options, and does not require a referral or prescription to start treatment.
  • In addition to in-clinic treatment at the Greensburg clinic, Athletico is also offering telehealth virtual treatment options where patients can connect with a physical therapist through a secure online video chat.
  • "As the clinic manager for Athletico, I look forward to bringing physical therapy services to Greensburg and making lifelong connections in the area," said Cody Bond, PT, DPT and Clinic Manager of Athletico Greensburg.
  • Services available at Athletico Greensburg include:
    Physical therapy Our physical therapists treat you to reduce pain, improve or restore mobility, and to help you remain at your optimal health without further risk of injury.

Global Implantable Loop Recorders Market (2021 to 2026) - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 12:51pm

Increasing incidences of atrial fibrillation is one of the major factors driving the demand for implantable loop recorders.

Key Points: 
  • Increasing incidences of atrial fibrillation is one of the major factors driving the demand for implantable loop recorders.
  • Implantable loop recorders (ILRs) aid in improving the long-term ECG monitoring and the diagnosis of atrial fibrillation after a stroke.
  • Therefore, such patients undergo a minor surgery for implantation of loop recorders to reduce the consequences of atrial fibrillation.
  • Thus, in view of the above-mentioned factors, the implantable loop recorders market is anticipated to grow significantly over the forecast period in North America.

Global Functional Dyspepsia Epidemiology Forecast to 2030 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 11:44am

The "Functional Dyspepsia - Epidemiology Forecast to 2030" drug pipelines has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Functional Dyspepsia - Epidemiology Forecast to 2030" drug pipelines has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The disease epidemiology covered in the report provides historical as well as forecasted Functional Dyspepsia symptoms epidemiology segmented as the Prevalence of Functional Dyspepsia, Type-specific cases of Functional Dyspepsia, Age-specific Cases of Functional Dyspepsia, and Gender-specific cases of Functional Dyspepsia.
  • The Functional Dyspepsia Epidemiology Report and Model provide an overview of Functional Dyspepsia 's risk factors and global trends in the seven major markets (7MM: US, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, UK, and Japan).
  • The Functional Dyspepsia Epidemiology Model developed by the publisher is easy to navigate, interactive with dashboards, and epidemiology based on transparent and consistent methodologies.