Updated January 23 at 6:25am
Health Care
944 results total, viewing 531 - 540
Rhode Island Hospital, a Lifespan facility, announced that researchers are studying whether transcranial magnetic stimulation can effectively treat frontotemporal dementia, which is a group of neurodegenerative brain disorders causing a progressive breakdown of language abilities. more
The Washington Trust Co. recently provided financing to the Connecticut Center for Child Development, a nonprofit school and service provider for individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities in Milford, Conn. more
HealthSource RI said enrollments increased 3.1 percent over the past week. more
Dr. Sajeev Handa is head of hospital medicine at Rhode Island Hospital, a Lifespan facility. He helped to found the hospitalist program, in which physicians practice exclusively in a hospital setting; the program is marking its 20th anniversary this year. more
Notwithstanding the popularity of positron emission tomography scans, they are not effective in discovering cervical cancer in lymph nodes, according to research recently published by a team of oncologists, including one physician from Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island. more
KVH Industries Inc. has released Videotel’s new Zika virus safety and training video free of charge to all mariners worldwide. more
By denying the June 23 request for an expedited review of the proposed affiliation between Care New England and Southcoast Health, the Rhode Island Department of Health, in effect, reset the clock. Joseph Wendelken, DOH public information officer, said that once the parties submit an application for a standard review of the affiliation and the application is deemed complete, the DOH has a 120-day window to make a decision. more
Mark J. Brice, attorney at Decof, Decof & Barry, has represented children and families in medical malpractice and product liability cases for more than three decades. He spoke with Providence Business News about medical malpractice lawsuits and how medical technology is bringing changes to litigation. more
An “Alice in Wonderland”-themed fundraiser to benefit the Association of Migraine Disorders’ interdisciplinary migraine pathology research will be held at Newport’s Fort Adams State Park on Aug. 7. more
Health insurers Aetna Inc. and Humana Inc. will go to trial on Dec. 5 in defense of their planned $37 billion merger, which the U.S. government has said would increase consumer costs. more
« Prev | 1 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 95 | Next »