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Respiratory Conferences, Events, and Education

Respiratory Conferences &
Educational Opportunities

2014 CSRC State Conference
04/30/2014 - 05/02/2014
Colorado Society for Respiratory Care

28th Advances in Respiratory Care Conference
05/15/2014 - 05/16/2014
American Lung Association in Nevada

ATS 2014 International Conference
05/16/2014 - 05/21/2014
American Thoracic Society

ISRC Annual Conference 2014
05/28/2014 - 05/30/2014
Illinois Society for Respiratory Care

2014 Hearts, Lungs, Chests & Breaths - The Dream Conference
06/10/2014 - 06/12/2014
DMGCME

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Related Terms:
cardio , pulmonary , vascular , thoracic , heart , lungs , sleep apnea , asthma

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Feature Story
Cover of NEWS-Line for Respiratory Care Professionals

Oncologists Differ Widely on Offering Cancer Gene Testing

Many cancer researchers believe that cutting-edge advances in genomics will pave the way for personalized or “precision” cancer medicine for all patients in the near future. A new study by researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, however, suggest that not all doctors are ready to embrace tests that look for hundreds of DNA changes in patients’ tumor samples, while others p... Continue Reading



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Sleep Behavior Disorder Linked to Brain Disease

Researchers at the University of Toronto say a sleep disorder that causes people to act out their dreams is the best current predictor of brain diseases like Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s. “Rapid-eye-movement sleep behaviour disorder (RBD) is no... Continue Reading


Multicenter Study: New Tool Helps Doctors Better Predict And Prevent Deadly Respiratory Failure After Surgery

A new prediction tool can help doctors better identify patients who are at highest risk for respiratory failure after surgery and therefore prevent the often deadly condition, suggest data from a large multi-center study published in the issue of Ane... Continue Reading


Financial Incentives Help Economically-Disadvantaged Pregnant Smokers Quit And Improve Fetal Growth

Smoking during pregnancy – particularly among economically-disadvantaged women – leads to a host of poor pregnancy outcomes, including miscarriage, preterm birth, SIDS, and additional adverse effects later in life. Without a formal treatment inte... Continue Reading


GSK Announces Approval In Canada For Incruse™ Ellipta™ (umeclidinium) As A Treatment For COPD

GlaxoSmithKline announced that Incruse™ Ellipta™ (umeclidinium, as umeclidinium bromide) has received market authorisation in Canada for the long-term once-daily maintenance bronchodilator treatment of airflow obstruction in patients with chronic... Continue Reading


Nationwide Event: Safely Dispose Unused Medications on April 26, 2014

Americans spend nearly $1,100 per person on prescription and over-the-counter medications every year, and much of it is left in cabinets, drawers, or forgotten. “Unused medication should not be left sitting around the house for several reasons,”... Continue Reading


97% Of Medicare Advantage Plans Offer Broader Coverage Than Original Medicare

Given the health reform debate over elevated Medicare Advantage reimbursement rates, HealthPocket investigated the prevalence of extra insurance benefits provided by Medicare Advantage plans. These insurance benefits are not covered by original Medic... Continue Reading


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COTA or OTR/Hand Therapist
Institute For Hand & Upper Extremity Rehabilitation
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FULL TIME, Occupational Therapist
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New Paltz, New York

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