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News-Medical-Net
Active surveillance improves health related quality of life in low risk prostate cancer patientsprostate cancer in a prospective, multi-institutional study," explained lead in
Active surveillance improves health related quality of life in low risk prostate cancer patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
prostate cancer in a prospective, multi-institutional study," explained lead investigator Christopher R. Porter, MD, FACS, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA. "The potential clinical impact of these results is significant and will allow... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Prostate Cancer: Screening RecommendationsDr. Borden is a 2000 graduate of Ohio State University College of Medicine. He
Prostate Cancer: Screening Recommendations
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 8 days ago
Dr. Borden is a 2000 graduate of Ohio State University College of Medicine. He completed his residency in urology at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center and a fellowship in laparoscopy and urologic oncology at Virginia Mason Medical Cen... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Germs cling to hard-to-clean medical scopes, Swedish and other Providence hospitals findnot the simpler devices used for common colonoscopies. In Seattle, an outbreak
Germs cling to hard-to-clean medical scopes, Swedish and other Providence hospitals find
The Seattle Times / Posted 23 days ago
not the simpler devices used for common colonoscopies. In Seattle, an outbreak of multi-drug-resistant bacteria at Virginia Mason Medical Center led to 39 infectionstied to the scopes between 2012 and 2014. Eighteen of those patients died,... Read more
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MedCity News
Medtronic buys HeartWare for $1.1B, SCOTUS denies Sequenom appeal on patent for DNA testits Radixact image-guided radiotherapy treatment platform. — MassDevice Dr. Ga
Medtronic buys HeartWare for $1.1B, SCOTUS denies Sequenom appeal on patent for DNA test
MedCity News / Posted 28 days ago
its Radixact image-guided radiotherapy treatment platform. — MassDevice Dr. Gary Kaplan won’t be stepping down as CEO of Virginia Mason Medical Center after all now that the hospital has fixed safety issues cited by the Joint Commission. — Puget... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How a medical device maker kept U.S. hospitals in the dark about deadly infectionson this important issue was unethical, irresponsible and dangerous,” said Dr. A
How a medical device maker kept U.S. hospitals in the dark about deadly infections
Chicago Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
on this important issue was unethical, irresponsible and dangerous,” said Dr. Andrew Ross, chief of gastroenterology at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, where 18 patients sickened by tainted scopes died and 21 more were infected.“... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Feds, state investigate Virginia Mason after accreditation troubleFederal and state officials are investigating potential health and safety viola
Feds, state investigate Virginia Mason after accreditation trouble
The Seattle Times / Posted 1 months ago
Federal and state officials are investigating potential health and safety violations at Seattle’s Virginia Mason Medical Center after the hospital was denied full accreditation by the Joint Commission during an unannounced visit in May. The Centers... Read more

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