Archive: 12/11/2008

Experimental aids vaccine now in production

( -- The advance towards a vaccine for HIV/AIDS has taken another step closer to realization. A vaccine, developed by Dr. Chil-Yong Kang and his team at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at The University ...

dateNov 12, 2008 in HIV & AIDS
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Extreme makeover: computer science edition

( -- Suppose you have a cherished home video, taken at your birthday party. You're fond of the video, but your viewing experience is marred by one small, troubling detail. There in the video, framed and hanging ...

dateNov 12, 2008 in Computer Sciences
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The next step in health care: Telemedicine

Imagine a scenario where doctors from different hospitals can collaborate on a surgery without having to actually be in the operating room. What if doctors in remote locations could receive immediate expert support from top ...

dateNov 12, 2008 in Other
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Doctors must look after their health too

Short term counselling followed by a modest cut in work hours may help reduce emotional exhaustion (burnout) and sick leave in doctors, according to a study published on today.

dateNov 12, 2008 in Health
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