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Emergency epinephrine used 38 times in Chicago public schools
The Chicago Public School (CPS) system used emergency epinephrine in 38 cases during the 2012-2013 school year and more than half of these cases were for first-time events. (Medical News Today)

Rapid test to diagnose severe sepsis
A new test, developed by University of British Columbia researchers, could help physicians predict within an hour if a patient will develop severe sepsis so they can begin treatment immediately. (Medical News Today)

Promising blood biomarkers identified for colorectal cancer: Is a screening blood test within reach?
The search for blood-borne biomarkers that could be used to screen for colorectal cancer (CRC) has uncovered two promising candidates that may one day lead to the development of a simple blood test. (Medical News Today)

The quality of biopsy is directly linked to survival in patients with bladder cancer
UCLA researchers have shown for the first time that the quality of diagnostic staging using biopsy in patients with bladder cancer is directly linked with survival, meaning those that don't get... (Medical News Today)

'Designer' nanodevice could improve treatment options for cancer sufferers
Cancer diagnostics and treatment options could be drastically improved with the creation of a 'designer' nanodevice being developed by researchers from the UK, Italy, the US and Argentina. (Medical News Today)

Acoustic technique developed to detect knee osteoarthritis
A revolutionary medical technique using sound waves to identify osteoarthritis in the knee has been developed by researchers. (Medical News Today)

Exalenz Bioscience launches pivotal study of world's first breath-based test to diagnose clinically significant portal hypertension
Exalenz Bioscience, a leader in developing and marketing non-invasive medical devices for diagnosing and monitoring a range of gastrointestinal and liver diseases, announced the start of a pivotal... (Medical News Today)

Skin patch could replace the syringe for disease diagnosis
Drawing blood and testing it is standard practice for many medical diagnostics. As a less painful alternative, scientists are developing skin patches that could one day replace the syringe. (Medical News Today)

Two Michigan high school students develop screening tools to detect lung and heart disease
Two Michigan high school students, sisters Ilina and Medha Krishen, have developed screening tools using electronic stethoscopes to detect lung and heart disease. (Medical News Today)

Facetless crystals that mimic starfish shells could advance 3-D-printing of pills
In a design that mimics a hard-to-duplicate texture of starfish shells, University of Michigan engineers have made rounded crystals that have no facets."We call them nanolobes. (Medical News Today)

iPads detect early signs of glaucoma in Nepal eye screening
Using a tablet screening app could prove to be an effective method to aid in the effort to reduce the incidence of avoidable blindness in populations at high-risk for glaucoma with limited access... (Medical News Today)

Potential lung cancer blood biomarker found
Scientists have discovered the blood of people diagnosed with stage I to stage III non-small cell lung cancer has different metabolites to people with the same risk but no disease. (Medical News Today)

Three-minute in-office test accurately diagnoses delirium
An abbreviated version of the Confusion Assessment Method, or CAM, test is highly sensitive and specific for diagnosing delirium, according to a study being published in Annals of Internal Medicine. (Medical News Today)

Physicians often unaware when patients' catheters are left in place
Clinicians at all levels of training and specialties frequently did not know which of their patients currently had central venous catheters, or CVCs, according to an article being published in... (Medical News Today)

Many common symptoms unrelated to disease
At least a third of common symptoms have no clear-cut, disease-related explanation, according to a review being published in Annals of Internal Medicine. (Medical News Today)

New test to help brain injury victims recover
A dynamic new assessment for helping victims of trauma to the brain, including those suffering from progressive conditions such as dementia, has been developed by a clinical neuropsychologist at... (Medical News Today)

Exploring x-ray phase tomography with synchrotron radiation
X-ray phase tomography is an imaging technique that uses penetrating X-rays to create volumetric views through "slices" or sections of soft biological tissues, such as tumors, and it offers... (Medical News Today)

See-through, one-atom-thick, carbon electrodes powerful tool to study brain disorders
Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine and School of Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia have used graphene -- a two-dimensional form... (Medical News Today)

Virtual patients come alive in new simulation lab at University of Houston
This fall, University of Houston (UH) optometry students began hands-on training in a first-of-its-kind simulation lab that offers them 24/7 access to virtual patients. (Medical News Today)

iPhones for eye health: Capturing ocular images in difficult-to-photograph patients
Smartphone technology is a widely available resource which may also be a portable and effective tool for imaging the inside of the eye, according to results of a study released today at AAO 2014... (Medical News Today)

The digital age of medicine: cadavers still best choice for learning anatomy
Researchers find that students learn college anatomy significantly better through the traditional use of human cadavers, compared with using computer-simulated methods. (Medical News Today)

Surgeons at NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital save a newborn's life with the support of 3-D printing
A team of surgeons at NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital saved the life of a one-week-old baby with the aid of a 3-D printed model of the child's heart. (Medical News Today)

Tuning light to kill deep cancer tumors
An international group of scientists led by Gang Han, PhD, at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, has combined a new type of nanoparticle with an FDA-approved photodynamic therapy to... (Medical News Today)

Study: simple and strong predictor of diabetes risk found
McMaster University researchers have discovered a simple way to predict an adult's future risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. (Medical News Today)

CDC develops a new, faster lab test for enterovirus D68
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has developed and started using a new, faster lab test for detecting enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) in specimens from people in the United States with... (Medical News Today)

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