News related to Vitrase (Hyaluronidase, Ovine) and/or conditions it is approved for
Tiny robotic 'hands' could improve cancer diagnostics, drug delivery
Source: IT / Internet / E-mail News From Medical News Today [2015.02.06]
Many people imagine robots today as clunky, metal versions of humans, but scientists are forging new territory in the field of 'soft robotics.
New diagnostic test for bowel diseases
Source: Irritable-Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2014.03.31]
A novel method for distinguishing different types of bowel disease using the stool samples of patients has been created by a group of researchers in the UK.
Bedside US as an Adjunct for Acute Appendicitis in the ED
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines [2015.02.25]
Is bedside ultrasound an effective diagnostic tool in assessing patients with suspected appendicitis in the ED?
Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health
Lab tests and ultrasounds identify children who need surgical treatment for appendicitis
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2015.02.23]
Data from two standard diagnostic tests commonly obtained in children evaluated for abdominal pain - when combined - can improve the ability of emergency department physicians and pediatric surgeons...
Scientists at Mainz University identify a new population of regulatory T-cells
Source: Allergy News From Medical News Today [2015.02.11]
Discovery improves understanding of the cause of allergic asthma and may serve as an early diagnostic markerWhen the mucosal surfaces in the lungs of healthy people come into contact with...
Chronic fatigue syndrome renamed and redefined
Source: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia News From Medical News Today [2015.02.11]
A committee convened by the Institute of Medicine proposes new diagnostic criteria and a new name for the condition that affects up to 2.5 million Americans.
MRI technique developed for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in children
Source: Liver Disease / Hepatitis News From Medical News Today [2015.02.09]
Study makes strides toward noninvasive diagnostic for increasingly common pediatric liver diseaseThis is an MRI of child's liver with severe NAFLD -- 38 percent is fat whereas 1 percent is normal.
Research unlocks revolutionary new procedure for epilepsy diagnosis
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2014.12.16]
Pioneering new research by the University of Exeter could revolutionise global diagnostic procedures for one of the most common forms of epilepsy.
Timing of test, surgery, insurance examined in sleep-disordered-breathing cases
Source: Health Insurance / Medical Insurance News From Medical News Today [2014.12.11]
Children with public insurance waited longer after initial evaluation for sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) to undergo polysomnography (PSG, the gold standard diagnostic test) and also waited longer...
Potential cause of preeclampsia may share links with disorders such as Alzheimer's
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.07.19]
New research has identified a potential cause of and a better diagnostic method for preeclampsia, one of the most deadly and poorly understood pregnancy-related conditions in the world.