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Nanotechnology Sensor Shows Promise to Detect Disease with Drop of Blood

Nanotechnology Sensor Shows Promise to Detect Disease with Drop of Blood 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

An NJIT research professor known for his cutting-edge work with carbon nanotubes is overseeing the manufacture of a prototype lab-on-a-chip that would someday enable a physician to detect disease or…

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Hopkins Accelerator Aims to Give Startups a Jump Start

Hopkins Accelerator Aims to Give Startups a Jump Start 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

In the bowels of a building where a long-gone manufacturer once made fine silver, the Johns Hopkins University cultivates fledgling firms. The FastForward business accelerator is a first for Hopkins,…

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Engineering Students to Help Doctors Bring Their Ideas to Life

Engineering Students to Help Doctors Bring Their Ideas to Life 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Physicians can often name a medical device or procedure that would improve patient care – if only that device or procedure existed. “The University of Rochester Medical Center is a…

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Students’ Perspectives

Students’ Perspectives 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

In the context of the “Golden Circle” theory of inspirational leadership, here are my thoughts on why I chose the field of biomedical engineering in the article “Biomed 101 :…

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Is a Revolution Brewing Over Journal Impact Factors?

Is a Revolution Brewing Over Journal Impact Factors? 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

An unlikely group of agitators — scientists, journal editors, scholarly societies, and policy makers — this week threw down a gauntlet on the use of journal impact factors as a…

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Ten Reasons Why Ten Reasons Why Hospitals, Health Plans And Medical Groups Should Invest In Developing Their Physicians’ Patient-Centered Communication Skills

Ten Reasons Why Ten Reasons Why Hospitals, Health Plans And Medical Groups Should Invest In Developing Their Physicians’ Patient-Centered Communication Skills 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

A reminder that medical technology works best when it supports the healing relationship, rather than supplanting it. Read more at Mind the Gap.

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Studies Analyze How EHR Use Influences Physician Behavior

Studies Analyze How EHR Use Influences Physician Behavior 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

A pair of recent studies examine how the use of electronic health records influence physician behavior. One found that a deluge of inappropriate EHR alerts could cause providers to ignore…

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