Items Tagged ‘Medical devices’

February 22, 2019

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for February 22, 2019

By Emily Blahnik eblahnik

Wall Street Journal, The Fitness Plan for Serious Schmoozers by Jen Murphy — “You really need to make an effort to counteract the effects of sitting for eight hours a day,” says Donald Hensrud, director of the Healthy Living Program at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. “Just being active won’t cut it. You need […]

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September 9, 2016

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you.   Editor, Karl Oestreich;  Assistant Editor: Emily Blahnik   Star Tribune Mortenson picked for Destination Medical Center’s Discovery […]

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July 3, 2015

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Laura Wuotila with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Editor, Karl Oestreich; Assistant Editors: Carmen Zwicker, Emily Blahnik   Boston Globe Destination for reluctant but hopeful travelers By […]

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September 20, 2013

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

    September 20, 2013 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media […]

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March 26, 2012

CR Investigates: Dangerous Medical Devices

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Tens of millions of Americans live with medical devices implanted in their bodies—artificial joints, heart defibrillators, surgical mesh. And it’s a safe bet that most of them assume that someone, somewhere, tested the devices for safety and effectiveness…Consider alternatives. Ask your doctor what will happen if you don’t get the implant. Many women who received […]

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Tags: Daniel S. Elliot, Medical devices


August 18, 2009

August 18-Medical Devices/Biotechnology/Rx

By ldw06 ldw06

Shortage of medical isotopes ramps up after reactor closing A global shortage of medical isotopes is expected to get worse in two weeks as supplies run down after nuclear reactor closings.  The Petten nuclear reactor in the Netherlands closed for scheduled maintenance Saturday. Together with a Canadian reactor (pictured) in Chalk River, Ontario, that was […]

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Tags: Biotechnology, Global shortage, Medical devices, Medical Isotopes, Rx


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