Archive: 10/28/2009

Researchers find room design can enhance patient care

The design of a consultation room can improve the quality of a visit to the physician's office. A collaborative research study developed by Nurture by Steelcase and Mayo Clinic, was conducted to understand the extent to which ...

dateOct 28, 2009 in Other
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Gossip in the workplace: A weapon or gift

Gossip in the workplace can be a weapon in reputational warfare or a gift and can offer clues to power and influence not found on organizational charts. New research from Indiana University details how the ...

dateOct 28, 2009 in Social Sciences
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Research: Migraine increases stroke risk

Migraine with aura (temporary visual or sensory disturbances before or during a migraine headache) is associated with a twofold increased risk of stroke, finds a study published in the British Medical Journal today. Further ...

dateOct 28, 2009 in Medical research
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Report: AMD ex-CEO said linked to Galleon case

(AP) -- Chip maker Advanced Micro Devices Inc. is "thoroughly reviewing" published reports fingering former chairman and CEO Hector Ruiz as the AMD executive who gave confidential company information to a defendant in the ...

dateOct 28, 2009 in Business
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Disney iPhone app makes photos the key to content

(AP) -- The Walt Disney Co. is releasing an iPhone application that rewards users for poking through the Web site and could one day offer exclusive bonuses for activities such as shopping at Disney Stores.

dateOct 28, 2009 in Software
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