Osteomyelitis

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Osteomyelitis
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Metairie, La. - EJGH Offers Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

East Jefferson General Hospital and Wound Care Specialists recently announced the opening of the new East Jefferson Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine Center.Hyperbaric oxygen therapy will operate in conjunction with East Jefferson's existing wound care center ... [Published Advance for Nurses - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Wheelchair-friendly renovations, five years on

For five years Grahame Anderson has struggled to manoeuvre his electronic wheelchair through the narrow doors and hallways of his Swansea home, and up and down the ramp his mates built to get in and out of the house.FOR five years Grahame Anderson has ... [Published Newcastle Herald - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Korea’s cement firms brought in Japanese radioactive coal

South Korea: According to local media, Korea's cement firms have received US$127m from the Japanese government for three years from 2011 to 2013 for bringing in Japanese coal that is thought to have been contaminated with radioactivity.According to data ... [Published Global Cement News - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

Staph 'Gangs' Share Nutrients During Infection

Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsCell Host & MicrobeNewswise — Antibiotic-resistant bacteria can share resources to cause chronic infections, Vanderbilt University investigators have discovered. Like the individual members ... [Published Newswise - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Ancient Princess Covered in Tattoos Used Cannabis to Dull the Pain of Cancer

The woman lived about 2,500 years ago, her remains were unearthed by a team of archaeologists back in 1993In 1993, archaeologist Natalia Polosmak and colleagues came across the 2,500-year-old mummified remains of a woman in a burial chamber in Russia's ... [Published Softpedia - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Mycobacterial epiphyseal osteomyelitis may lead to physeal damage

Compared with epiphyseal osteomyelitis caused by bacteria or unidentified pathogens, mycobacterial epiphyseal osteomyelitis led to physeal damage in pediatric patients, according to study results.Researchers retrospectively reviewed the clinical findings ... [Published Orthopedics Today - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Disseminated Aspergillus flavus following septic arthritis in an immunocompetent patient: a case ...

Aspergillosis is a rare cause of osteomyelitis and septic arthritis. Aspergillus osteomyelitis is a debilitating infection affecting both immunocompromised and immunocompetent patients.It is associated with a high incidence of morbidity and mortality. ... [Published 7thSpace - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 2 reports

Diet may affect inflammatory bone disease

For the research, scientists used mice. The mice used were designed to replicate an inflammatory childhood bone disorder called (CRMO). Here the bones have lesions and inflammation, which leads to considerable pain. , the mice were genetically modified ... [Published Digital Journal - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 2 reports

Why Durata Therapeutics Inc. Is Today's Best Biotech Stock

Although we don't believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes -- just in case they're material to our investing thesis.What: Shares of Durata Therapeutics ( NASDAQ: DRTX     ) , a biopharmaceutical ... [Published Motley Fool Discussion Boards - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 2 reports

Diet Affects Autoinflammatory Disease Via Gut Microbes

In autoinflammatory diseases, the innate immune system, for unknown reasons, becomes activated and triggers inflammation. This part of the immune system is the body’s rapid first line of defense against infection. The short-term heat, swelling, and redness ... [Published National Institutes of Health - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

A Modified Chronic Infection Model for Testing Treatment of Staphylococcus aureus Biofilms on Implants

by Nis Pedersen Jørgensen, Rikke Meyer, Frederik Dagnæs-Hansen, Kurt Fuursted, Eskild PetersenBacterial biofilms causing implant-associated osteomyelitis is a severe complication with limited antimicrobial therapy options. We designed an animal model, ... [Published Plosone.org - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Diet Affects Mix of Intestinal Bacteria and the Risk of Inflammatory Bone Disease

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital study finds diet may influence susceptibility to autoinflammatory disease in at-risk individuals by favoring intestinal bacteria that fuel or dampen inflammation Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters ... [Published Newswise - Oct 02 2014]
Entities: Osteomyelitis, IL-1, Diet

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"The problem is that 20-73Bq/kg of radioactive cesium was detected in the Japanese coal," said Lee. "Though this level is lower than the safety threshold (370Bq), there is the possibility of cesium exposure in everyday life, given that coal is used in cement as well as other construction and industrial materials." If the level of cesium that is radioactive exceeds the safety threshold and permeates into body, it can cause osteomyelitis or thyroid cancer, among...
...complications from poor pressure management programs are seen in the unrelenting infection rates throughout the healthcare system, stating that, "patients will leave the hospital without realizing an ulcer has formed, only to later be readmitted for costly treatments. The prolonged healing process is painful and expensive, and for the most part could be preventable with adequate nursing care and devices."
He said he agrees that the mechanism of action is not clear. "Direct suppression somehow, stimulation of the immune system, competition for nutrients or binding sites, and metabolic processes that give the good bacteria an advantage and the bad bacteria a disadvantage" are all possibilities, he noted
"Moderate-quality evidence suggested that acupuncture or exercise, tailored to the stage of pregnancy, significantly reduced evening pelvic pain or lumbo-pelvic pain more than usual care alone, acupuncture was significantly more effective than exercise for reducing evening pelvic pain, and a 16- to 20-week training program was no more successful than usual prenatal care at preventing pelvic or LBP. Low-quality evidence suggested that exercise significantly reduced pain and disability from LBP."

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Haemophilus Infections Market - Global Industry... [Published SBWire - 14 hours ago]
Two New Antibiotics Treat Severe Skin Infections [Published American Journal of Nursing - Oct 30 2014]
2,500-Year-Old Siberian Princess Mummy Used Can... [Published Epoch Times - Oct 29 2014]
Metairie, La. - EJGH Offers Hyperbaric Oxygen T... [Published Advance for Nurses - Oct 29 2014]
Diabetic Foot Ulcers Without Clinical Signs of ... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Oct 27 2014]
Mystery Over 5th Century B.C. Siberian ‘Ice Pri... [Published Inquisitr - Oct 26 2014]
Tibetan Medicine: Compassion, Science, and Expe... [Published Epoch Times - Oct 26 2014]
The Life Support Technologies Group (LST) Condu... [Published Digital Journal - Oct 25 2014]
The Medicines Company Announces Participation i... [Published CNBC - Oct 24 2014]
Wheelchair-friendly renovations, five years on [Published Newcastle Herald - Oct 24 2014]
Korea’s cement firms brought in Japanese radioa... [Published Global Cement News - Oct 23 2014]
Against all odds: How PWDs struggle to access s... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Oct 23 2014]
Diet Affects Intestinal Bacteria, Risk of Infla... [Published EndoNurse - Oct 21 2014]
Candida Surgical Site Infections Post Lung Tra... [Published CHEST - Oct 21 2014]
Fiscal tension driving pressure management reforms [Published Insurance News Net - Oct 21 2014]
Fecal Transplant Eliminates Persistent MDR Infe... [Published Diabetes Care - Oct 20 2014]
Low Back Pain and Pelvic Girdle Pain in Pregnancy [Published Advance for NPs and PAs - Oct 20 2014]
Staph 'Gangs' Share Nutrients During Infection [Published Newswise - Oct 17 2014]
2,500-Year-Old ‘Siberian Princess’ Corpse Shows... [Published Inquisitr - Oct 17 2014]
Now We Know What Killed The Ancient 'Ice Prince... [Published Huffington Post - Oct 16 2014]
Staph 'gangs' share nutrients during infection:... [Published EurekAlert! - Oct 16 2014]
Ancient Siberian Princess Died From Breast Canc... [Published International Business Times UK - Oct 16 2014]
MRI reveals ancient Siberian ‘princess’ had bre... [Published Russia Today - Oct 16 2014]
Medicines : ORBACTIVTM Oritavancin Phase 3 SOLO... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 15 2014]
Actavis to buy Durata Therapeutics for US$675m [Published Manufacturing Chemist - Oct 15 2014]
Ancient Princess Covered in Tattoos Used Cannab... [Published Softpedia - Oct 15 2014]
MRI scan reveals 2,500-year-old Siberian prince... [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 14 2014]
SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announc... [Published Tamar Securities - Oct 11 2014]
Know your test: Blood culture [Published Sangai Express - Oct 11 2014]
Durata Offers New Data for DALVANCE, Patients G... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 10 2014]
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Wound Vac Q?s [Published HealthBoards - Sep 18 2014]
I had an ankle fusion surgery performed in April of this year. It failed and the hardware was removed in July. I had a PICC line installed and was on a Vancomycin IV, along with Amoxicillin 500mg, for (6) weeks in my home due to Osteomyelitis in my ankle. ...
CERAMENT™|G Featured In Documentary 'The Orthop... [Published PR Newswire: Health - Aug 05 2014]
LUND, Sweden, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BONESUPPORT, an emerging leader in injectable bone substitutes for orthopedic trauma, bone infections and instrument augmentation related to orthopedic surgery, announced that CERAMENT™|G is a prominent feature ...
Clavicle Bone Biopsy [Published HealthBoards - Jun 08 2014]
Has anyone had a bone biopsy done on their clavicle? I have one scheduled this Thursday, and I have no idea what to expect.I have had a lump over my sternoclavicular joint for about 4 years now. The past six months I have developed an excruciating pain ...
Daubert and Summary Judgment Rulings in Minneso... [Published Drug and Device Law - May 28 2014]
 We were surprised by the article in the New York Times this weekend about how the Supreme Court revises some of its opinions years later.  Those changes are picked up in some reporters, but not others.  Some of those changes are relatively minor (e.g., ...
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Durata Therapeutics Presents New Data for DALVA... [Published GlobeNewswire: Ecommerce News - Oct 10 2014]
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