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Respiratory Conferences, Events, and Education

Respiratory Conferences &
Educational Opportunities

FSRC 2014 Sunshine Seminar
08/07/2014 - 08/08/2014
Florida Society for Respiratory Care

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cardio , pulmonary , vascular , thoracic , heart , lungs , sleep apnea , asthma

Thursday, July 24, 2014

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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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In Asthma, It’s Not Just What You Smell, But What You Think You Smell

New research from the Monell Center reveals that simply believing that an odor is potentially harmful can increase airway inflammation in asthmatics for at least 24 hours following exposure. The findings highlight the role that expectations can play ... Continue Reading


Dangers Of Desert Dust: New Diagnostic Tool For Valley Fever

On July 5, 2011, a massive wall of dust, ("haboob," in Arabic), blanketed Phoenix, Arizona, creating an awesome spectacle, (or stubborn nuisance, depending on your perspective). Dust storms are a common occurrence in the arid desert environments of t... Continue Reading


The Heart Of An Astronaut, Five Years On

The heart of an astronaut is a much-studied thing. Scientists have analyzed its blood flow, rhythms, atrophy and, through journal studies, even matters of the heart. But for the first time, researchers are looking at how oxidative stress and inflamma... Continue Reading


Penn Researchers Successfully Alleviate Pulmonary Inflammation Through Targeted Drug Delivery

Pulmonary inflammation can cause shallow breathing and the lungs to become brittle in patients who experience multiple blood transfusions, sepsis, lung surgery and acute lung trauma. This complication can leave patients on ventilators, which can furt... Continue Reading


Rhythmic Bursts Of Electrical Activity From Cells In Ear Teach Brain How To Hear

A precise rhythm of electrical impulses transmitted from cells in the inner ear coaches the brain how to hear, according to a new study led by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. They report the first evidence of this deve... Continue Reading


Bacterial Colonization Prior To Catching Flu May Protect Against Severe Illness

Many studies have shown that more severe illness and even death are likely to result if you develop a secondary respiratory infection after developing influenza. Now, however, a team of researchers based at The Wistar Institute has determined that if... Continue Reading


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Healthcare Jobs

Healthcare Jobs

Nurse Practitioner
Planned Parenthood of Southwest Ohio Region
Dayton, Ohio

Instructor, Practical Nursing (Job #0412) - North Campus, Brooksville
Pasco Hernando State College
National

Instructor, Practical Nursing (Job #0412) - North Campus, Brooksville
Pasco Hernando State College
Faculty

Instructor, Practical Nursing (Job #0412) - North Campus, Brooksville
Pasco Hernando State College
Florida

Family Nurse Practitioner
The William Storms Allergy Clinic
Colorado Springs , CO

Nurse Practitioners
Vista Community Clinic
California

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