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Brain Abscess

— NEJM This article is available to subscribers.Sign in now if you're a subscriber.Access includes the full-text article, media, slides, and article PDF.Preview of article PDF below.Despite advances in diagnostic techniques and treatment, ... [Published New England Journal of Medicine - 19 hours ago]
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Changes in Global Vegetation to Be Tracked Through Two New Instruments: NASA

The changes in global vegetation will be tracked with two new instruments, whose proposals have been selected by National Aeronautics and Space Administration. It will be done from the International Space Station.ReutersNew ways to find out how the forests ... [Published International Business Times Australia - 3 hours ago]
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Universities Renew Call to Support Research Funding

at 23:13 PM EDT PROVIDENCE, R.I., July 31 -- Brown University issued the following news release: On the first anniversary of a campaign to urge Congress and the President to close the nation's "innovation deficit," a group of ... ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - 7 hours ago]
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Allergist to speak at Westport Sunrise Rotary

Dr. , an allergist and immunologist, will speak about common misconceptions about allergies at the Westport Sunrise Rotary breakfast meeting on Friday, Aug. 8, at 7:30 a.m. at Bobby Q's Restaurant, 42 Main St.A Westport resident, Lester is a physician ... [Published Westport News - 13 hours ago]
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Universities renew call to support research funding

, more than 160 university leaders including Brown University president Christina Paxson called for Congress and the President to support federal research funding. Today, one year later, they renewed that call.PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — On ... [Published Brown University - 13 hours ago]
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A memorial service for Stephen Rodrigues

The family of Stephen Rodrigues, a Brown student who passed away last week, is holding a Celebration of Life service in his honor on Thursday, July 31.PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] —The family of Stephen Rodrigues, a Brown student who passed away ... [Published Brown University - 13 hours ago]
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First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Study: Hour-long home coaching decreases re-admission, costs for Medicare patients

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health & Science CLEVELAND - A new study in Journal of General Internal Medicine reports that an hour-long educational coaching session and two or three follow-up phone calls after a hospital stay ... [Published Pharmacy Choice - 17 hours ago]
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On African Americans and the Civil Rights Movement in Rhode Island

In the late 1700s there were about 427 free black men and 48 slaves living in Providence, the capital of Rhode Island. By 1825, Providence had 1,414 free black men and four slaves. Premiere attempts blacks in RI made to improve themselves was by founding ... [Published Huffington Post - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Simple Telephone Support a Great Relief for Caregivers of Dementia Patients

– Caregivers for dementia patients must deal with enormous stress and many suffer depression. A new study has found, however, that a support program simply by telephone can significantly reduce depression and other problems for informal caregivers, such ... [Published Senior Journal - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Gallery: All six candidates for governor at R.I. Black Business Association forum

Candidates for governor, from left, Ken Block and Allan Fung, both Republicans, and Todd Giroux, Clay Pell, Gina Raimondo, and Angel Taveras, all Democrats, laugh at a remark from forum moderator Marion Orr, a political science professor at Brown University, ... [Published Providence Journal - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Forbes names Stanford top 'entrepreneurial university'

Dive Brief: Forbes on Wednesday unveiled its 2014 list of the “most entrepreneurial universities," and Stanford University takes the No. 1 spot.Five of the top 10 schools on the list are located in California.Rounding out the top 10, in descending order, ... [Published Education Dive - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Money magazine names Brown University 19th best school in U.S.

PROVIDENCE – Money magazine has named Brown University the 19th best school overall and the 15th best private school in its inaugural value ranking of U.S. colleges and universities released Monday.Money awarded Brown a value grade of “A-” and cited the ... [Published Providence Business News - Jul 30 2014]

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Armstrong wrote a piece yesterday entitled, " Why We will Go to War with Russia ", and another one today saying, " Prepare for World War III ".) Bad Economic Theories What's causing the slide towards war? We discuss several causes below."
"It’s asas if the patient’s a pawn in this struggle for influence and control between physicians and non-physicians" says Todd Kislak, a Harvard MBA who worked for nearly a decade as a senior manager in a physician group
...Gravenstein, MD, senior author of the study and Interim Chief of the Division of Geriatrics at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center. "Typically, in the Medicare population, nearly one in five patients, or 20 percent, is re-admitted within the 30 days following discharge from the hospital. For all patients, 30-day re-admission is only about one in seven or eight patients instead of one in five."
"It's a really low-cost way of entering the telemedicine world," Porter said. "I think this is promising technology because it allows physicians to engage with a patient at eye level. There's nothing more discouraging than seeing a physician looking at his computer typing while trying to talk to you."

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Brown University students line up for graduation with red tape on their caps to symbolize Title IX CREDIT: Storify via Daphne Xu Colleges across the country continue to come under fire for mishandling cases of sexual violence on campus. Practically ...
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Something Is Wrong With the Way We Aspire to Su... [Published TIME.com - Jul 28 2014]
This is the second of a 10-article series of conversations with transformational leaders who will be storytellers at the BIF10 Collaborative Innovation Summit in Providence, RI, on Sept. 17-18. “If you’re in business today, you’re running for ...
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