Samsung Medical Center

Type: Company
Name: Samsung Medical Center
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Deep sleep

Sleep is not just rest, but a very important process for performing mental and physical activities. Getting enough good-quality sleep is also necessary for maintaining mental and physical health. Chronic sleep deficiency or poor quality of sleep significantly ... [Published Korea Herald - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Vaccination is key

The fact that antibiotic resistance was discovered among older patients who have been hospitalized in nursing homes has led to increased warnings that wrongly-prescribed or administered doses and over-reliance on antibiotics can breed life-threatening ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 3 reports

Pneumonia bacteria resistant to antibiotics found

By Kim Se-jeongA Korean medical team has discovered a new strain of Streptococcus Pneumoniae (S. pneumonia) that is resistant to antibiotics.According to team leader doctor Kang Cheol-in of Samsung Medical Center, Wednesday, the bacterial strain was found ... [Published Korea Times - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

S. Korean medical technology wins recognition in Middle East

“Countries in the Middle East are recognizing South Korea’s medical technology. The effort to work with Korea is spreading in the region’s healthcare sector such as medical service and exchange and attracting hospitals.”“The medical sector is creating ... [Published Maekyung - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

[Weekender] Risks of Korean eating habits

While some Korean dishes, such as bibimbap, are considered a healthy meal, Korean soups and stews have one major flaw: They often contain too much salt.South Koreans are known to be heavy consumers of sodium, ranking at the top worldwide in terms of their ... [Published Korea Herald - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Disappointment for Advanced NSCLC Patients Expressing EGFR WT

Phase II study findings show only marginal positive effects of third-line treatment with afatinib for advanced non-small-cell  lung cancer  (NSCLC) in patients with wild-type epidermal growth-factor receptor ( EGFR ) tumour status.There were no confirmed ... [Published American Journal of Managed Care - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 22 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

Third-line treatment options remain elusive for advanced, EGFR wild-type NSCLC

medwireNews: Phase II study findings show only marginal positive effects of third-line treatment with afatinib for advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in patients with wild-type epidermal growth-factor receptor (EGFR) tumour status.There were ... [Published MedWire News - Jun 22 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Samsung Foundation Sells 2.5% Stake in Samsung Life

The Samsung Foundation, one of the four largest shareholders in Samsung Life, will sell off more than a half of its holdings in the life insurer and cash in more than 500 billion won. The foundation decided to sell a 2.5-percent stake out of 4.68 percent ... [Published The Korea Economic Daily - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

Beta-blocker therapy cuts all-cause mortality in STEMI

(HealthDay)—For patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), beta-blocker therapy at discharge correlates with reduced all-cause mortality, according to a study published ... [Published Medical Xpress - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

Samsung Chairman Lee making eye contact

Samsung Group said Wednesday that Chairman Lee Kun-hee's condition has improved slightly, although he is still unable to communicate."The chairman is getting better. He is making eye contact. But this doesn't mean that he can communicate or even deliver ... [Published Korea Times - Jun 18 2014]
First reported May 12 2014 - Updated May 13 2014 - 5 reports

Samsung Chairman Recovering After Heart Attack

The chairman of Samsung Electronics suffered a heart attack on Sunday, according to reports. Lee Kun-hee, who is 72 years old and has been chairman of Samsung Electronics since 1987, is now in stable condition after he was admitted to a hospital ... [Published Mashable! - May 12 2014]
First reported May 11 2014 - Updated May 12 2014 - 6 reports

Samsung Electronics chief Lee hospitalised after cardiac procedure

The chairman of Samsung Electronics Co, the flagship of South Korea's biggest conglomerate, underwent a cardiac procedure on Sunday and is now recovering, the Samsung Medical Center said in a statement. Lee Kun-hee, 72, was admitted to a hosp... ... [Published Yahoo! Health News - May 11 2014]

Quotes

...NOTABLE is a compound word of Note, Tablet, and Wearable. An officer from Samsung Electronics stated, "The alternative way to overcome stagnation in the smartphone market is in the tablet and wearable markets." However, the growth potential of the 'NOTABLE' is limited...
"Bacteria grow resistant to antibiotics over time. What is new is that S pneumoniae was found to be resistant to eight, not three to four, which is average" Kang said
"Our results support the current American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines, which recommend long-term beta-blocker therapy in all patients with STEMI regardless of reperfusion therapy or risk profile" the authors write
On a related note, Samsung Medical Center said; "The prognosis for his cognitive function is hopeful given the extent of his neurological recovery. His heart, lungs and other organs are functioning normally."

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Deep sleep [Published Korea Herald - Jul 17 2014]
Samsung Electronics, Crisis? [Published KOREA IT TIMES - Jul 11 2014]
Vaccination is key [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Jul 10 2014]
Pneumonia bacteria resistant to antibiotics found [Published Korea Times - Jul 09 2014]
Doctors identify drug-resistant bacteria in study [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Jul 08 2014]
Streptococcus penumoniae stronger than super-ba... [Published Maekyung - Jul 08 2014]
Food poisoning [Published Korea Herald - Jul 03 2014]
S. Korean medical technology wins recognition i... [Published Maekyung - Jun 29 2014]
[Weekender] Risks of Korean eating habits [Published Korea Herald - Jun 27 2014]
Bevacizumab-Pemetrexed for Advanced Nonsquamous... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Jun 27 2014]
Pieces of the Puzzle in Treating Early Non–Smal... [Published The ASCO Post - Jun 25 2014]
Disappointment for Advanced NSCLC Patients Expr... [Published American Journal of Managed Care - Jun 25 2014]
Third-line treatment options remain elusive for... [Published MedWire News - Jun 22 2014]
Samsung Foundation Sells 2.5% Stake in Samsung ... [Published The Korea Economic Daily - Jun 20 2014]
Athlete’s foot [Published Korea Herald - Jun 19 2014]
Beta-blocker therapy cuts all-cause mortality i... [Published Medical Xpress - Jun 18 2014]
Samsung Chairman Lee making eye contact [Published Korea Times - Jun 18 2014]
Signed contract with Social Medical Corporation... [Published Noodls - Jun 17 2014]
Samsung Chairman Lee May Be Moved to General Wa... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - May 18 2014]
Samsung Chairman Recovering After Heart Attack [Published Mashable! - May 12 2014]
Samsung Chairman Suffers Heart Attack [Published The Street Latest - May 12 2014]
Frontrunning: May 12 [Published Zero Hedge - May 12 2014]
10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening B... [Published Clusterstock - May 12 2014]
Samsung chairman suffers heart attack [Published PC World: Techlog - May 12 2014]
Samsung Chairman in ‘Stable Condition’ After He... [Published TIME.com - May 12 2014]
Samsung Chairman in ‘Stable Condition’ After He... [Published The Curious Capitalist - May 12 2014]
Samsung Electronics chief Lee hospitalised afte... [Published Yahoo! Health News - May 11 2014]
Samsung chairman suffers major heart attack [Published Cult of Mac - May 11 2014]
Samsung electronics chief hospitalised after ca... [Published The Malaysian Insider :: Business - May 11 2014]
Samsung electronics chief hospitalised after ca... [Published The Malaysian Insider - May 11 2014]
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Samsung Chairman Lee May Be Moved to General Wa... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - May 18 2014]
Samsung Chairman Lee May Be Moved to General Ward, Hospital Says Bloomberg Samsung Electronics Co. (005930) Chairman Lee Kun Hee is in a “very” stable condition and is being reviewed for a transfer to a general ward from intensive care, the Samsung ...
Samsung Chairman Recovering After Heart Attack [Published Mashable! - May 12 2014]
The chairman of Samsung Electronics suffered a heart attack on Sunday, according to reports. Lee Kun-hee, who is 72 years old and has been chairman of Samsung Electronics since 1987, is now in stable condition after he was admitted to a hospital ...
Frontrunning: May 12 [Published Zero Hedge - May 12 2014]
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10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening B... [Published Clusterstock - May 12 2014]
Good morning! Here's what you need to know. Ukraine's Referendum . A referendum held Sunday in Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk region appeared to end with citizens voting to separate from Ukraine. Russia said it recognized the votes as legitimate, ...
Samsung chairman suffers heart attack [Published PC World: Techlog - May 12 2014]
Samsung Electronics’ 72-year-old chairman Kun-Hee Lee is in a stable condition after suffering a heart attack. Lee, the son of the group’s founder, was admitted to the Samsung Medical Center in Seoul early Sunday morning and is recovering, the company ...
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