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  1. Abstract 289: Patient Experience of Cardiac Arrest and Hypothermia...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Circulation

    Background: Cardiac arrest claims an estimated 300,000 lives in America each year even with cardio-pulmonary resuscitation efforts. Additionally, of the patients who survive CPR and are discharged, many have suffered anoxic brain injury.

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  2. Heart to Heart: Mother of youngster with heart defect rallies to support CheoRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Seaway News

    A Long Sault woman and her daughter know first-hand what life is like when you have to lean on doctors for help. Heidi Roy is organizing a fundraiser later this month to benefit the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, specifically a cardio pulmonary bypass machine to replace an aged piece of equipment that helps young ones breathe and circulate blood while their heart is operated on.

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  3. More Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | KXVO

    ... Murray & Nadel ' s Textbook of Respiratory Medicine is a comprehensive reference on all aspects of pulmonary medicine and the most definitive content on basic science, diagnosis, evaluation and treatment of the full spectrum of respiratory diseases. ...

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  4. Washington County Career Center May Students of the MonthRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Marietta Times

    Ferguson is a Warren senior enrolled in the Health Information Technology program, and she is the daughter of Chip and Tammie Ferguson of Stockport. At the Career Center, Ferguson is a member of the Business Professionals of America youth organization.

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  5. Comedian Ted's 'heartfelt' thanks to Derby High School pupilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Bury Times

    A COMEDIAN resuscitated after collapsing on stage has given his full backing to a Bury school's support for a campaign encouraging more young people to learn vital life-saving skills. Ted Robbins visited Derby High School to endorse their efforts in the recent ITV Good Morning Britain "Heels 4 Hearts" initiative.

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  6. Comedian Ted's 'heartfelt' thanks to Derby High School pupilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | This Is Lancashire

    A COMEDIAN resuscitated after collapsing on stage has given his full backing to a Bury school's support for a campaign encouraging more young people to learn vital life-saving skills. Ted Robbins visited Derby High School to endorse their efforts in the recent ITV Good Morning Britain "Heels 4 Hearts" initiative.

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  7. North Platte graduate recognized for life-saving effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | North Platte Bulletin

    Petty Officer Joshua Matis, a 2010 graduate of North Platte High School and currently stationed in Hawaii, has been honored for his efforts that helped saved a life. Matis and Petty Officer Geoffrey Schaeffer were volunteering on Sunday, March 29, when an employee was seriously injured by electrical shock, leaving him unconscious and not breathing, according to a letter from Michael Carr, the president of the Battleship Missouri memorial.

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  8. Nurse Jenny marks 50 years in NHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Clitheroe Advertiser and Times

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Nurse Jenny Grimes has seen plenty of changes in her 50 years with the NHS...and not just the uniform.

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  9. High-value research of 2014 presented for pulmonary medRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Articles relating to diffuse parenchymal lung disease, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease , lung cancer, pulmonary diagnostics, and respiratory infections are included in a special update summary published online April 30 in the Annals of Internal Medicine . Jess Mandel, M.D., from the University of California in San Diego, identified key studies published in 2014 that are highly relevant to the practice of pulmonary medicine.

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  10. Property inhibiting growth of bird flu virus discovered in eggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... relating to perioperative cardiac medicine, perioperative I2-blocker use, perioperative pulmonary medicine, venous thromboembolism prophylaxis, and perioperative medication management ... Can a true, robust global health framework be created to help ...

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  11. High-value research of 2014 presented for peri-op medicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Articles relating to perioperative cardiac medicine, perioperative I2-blocker use, perioperative pulmonary medicine, venous thromboembolism prophylaxis, and perioperative medication management are included in a special update summary published online April 30 in the Annals of Internal Medicine . Karen F. Mauck, M.D., and Karna K. Sundsted, M.D., from the Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, Minn., systematically reviewed the literature and identified articles published in 2014.

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  12. Rhode Island Monthly's list of Top Docs is in the May 2015 issue.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Turnto10.com

    ... that's sort of unfortunate," Raimondo said. Raimondo received honors in the critical care category and in pulmonary medicine. For a list of all Top Docs in dozens of specialties, pick up the current issue of Rhode Island Monthly.

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  13. Update in Pulmonary Medicine: Evidence Published in 2014Read the original story

    Monday May 4 | Annals of Internal Medicine

    Requests for Single Reprints: Jess Mandel, MD, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0606, La Jolla, CA 92093; e-mail, jmandel@ucsd.edu . This Update summarizes studies published in 2014 that the authors consider highly relevant to the practice of pulmonary medicine.

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  14. Update in Perioperative Medicine: Evidence Published in 2014Read the original story

    Monday May 4 | Annals of Internal Medicine

    ... medicine. Topics include perioperative cardiac medicine, perioperative I2-blockers, perioperative pulmonary medicine, venous thromboembolism prophylaxis, and perioperative medication management. Citing articles are presented as examples only. In ...

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  15. Air pollution triggers asthma in urban India, warn expertsRead the original story

    Sunday May 3 | Newkerala.com

    ... generated from coal and oil burning," the ISJ web site quoted Dr. Arun Nair, Chief of Interventional Pulmonary Medicine at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre in Kochi, as saying. Dr. Nair said Asthma is not curable, but with ...

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  16. Five medical students named Howard Hughes Medical Institute research fellowsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Stanford

    ... PhD, professor of bioengineering and of applied physics, and David Cornfield, MD, professor of pediatric pulmonary medicine, on antibiotic resistance in cystic fibrosis patients.

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  17. Launch of ResMed's AirCurve 10 CS PaceWavea Reinvents the...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sys-Con Media

    ... 4 Akiko Noda et al. Therapeutic Strategies for Sleep Apnea in Hypertension and Heart Failure . Pulmonary Medicine . 2013 Article ID 814169. 5 Olaf Oldenburg et al., Sleep-disordered breathing in patients with symptomatic heart failure, Eur J Heart ...

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  18. Bronchial Thermoplasty/AsthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | CBS Local

    ... at Deborah Heart and Lung Center in Burlington County, where Dr. Andrew Martin chairs the Department of Pulmonary Medicine. KYW's Rasa Kaye talks with Dr. Martin about the latest in asthma care, and Deborah's World Asthma Day event on May 5th for ...

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  19. Worksop: Bassetlaw hospital gets new lifesaving equipment thanks to fundraisingRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Gainsborough Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Patients admitted to Bassetlaw Hospital following a cardiac arrest will now benefit from a state of the art Lucas Chest Compression System, thanks to a former patient who has fundraised to buy the machine for the Emergency Department.

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  20. GPs phoning elderly patients to ask are you ready to die? by Dr Max PembertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Daily Mail

    The pager goes off, the resuscitation team run to the ward, the doctors and nurses work frantically to bring a patient back to life. What you do not hear so often is the agonising process of we doctors attempting resuscitation on people when we know we shouldn't because it's futile, and all that will be achieved is to rob them of a peaceful death.

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