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Optometrists weigh in on #TheDress

February 27, 2015

On Thursday, a photo of a dress was posted to the blogging site Tumblr and went viral.

In the original post, the author said that she and her friends were debating over the color of the dress – some of them saw it as blue and black and some of them saw it as white and gold.

Nikon agrees to purchase Optos

February 27, 2015
The board of directors of Nikon and Optos have agreed the terms of a recommended cash offer of £259.3 million ($400 million) for the acquisition of Optos…
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FDA advisory committee recommends Radiesse for hand augmentation

February 27, 2015
The General and Plastic Surgery Devices Panel of the FDA’s Medical Devices Advisory Committee has voted in favor of recommending expanding the indication of…
In the Journals

Combination of trastuzumab, XELOX shows promise for advanced gastric cancer

February 27, 2015
The addition of trastuzumab to the standard first-line regimen of capecitabine plus oxaliplatin created a highly effective and well-tolerated combination for the…
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Repeat testing necessary to detect HIV among infants receiving ART via breast-feeding

February 27, 2015
SEATTLE — WHO recommendations for HIV testing 6 weeks after breast-feeding cessation may need to be re-evaluated, as study findings presented at CROI 2015 suggest…
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Bundled Payments in Orthopedic Surgery: February 2015

Bundled Payments in Orthopedic Surgery: February 2015
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Empirical Research

Intention of Nursing Students to Work in Geriatrics

Research in Gerontological Nursing
Online Advanced Release, February 24, 2015
The current study examined factors related to nursing students’ intention to work in geriatrics upon graduation. A…
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Video: Highlights in cancer and HIV treatments at CROI 2015

February 27, 2015
Infectious Disease News Editorial Board member Paul Volberding, MD, reviews HIV and cancer treatment data presented…
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