SYDNEY, Australia and MINNEAPOLIS, June 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medibio Limited (MEB or the Company) (ASX:MEB) (OTCQB:MDBIF), a mental health technology company, announces that a clinical article by Defillo et al. titled “Physiological Differences between Mood Disorder Phenotypes Based on Heart Rate Variability” has been accepted for publication in EC Neurology, an internationally peer-reviewed journal. /EIN News/ -- Research was based on the 24-hour heart rate patterns of 301 consecutive patients with diagnosis of either normal, anxiety, depression or mixed. The publication highlights Medibio’s scientific success with predicting diagnoses using multinomial logistic regression analysis. The article concludes that distinct heart rate patterns clearly differentiate mood disorder diagnostic groups from normal controls. The reproducible and consistent findings reveal a new opportunity to improve the accuracy of psychiatric diagnosis using … [Read more...] about Peer-reviewed Neurology Publication on Medibio Science
When you read a scientific paper or when you write one yourself, have you ever wondered what happens on the other side? What exactly do reviewers and Editors do? How do they make their decisions? What constitutes a good peer-reviewer? And how does an Editor chose what will finally get published? Sometimes you might have thought that you would be a better reviewer or a better journal editor. But there might be skills required you are not aware of and challenges ahead you might not have imagined. Would you like to learn more? We are happy to announce the upcoming course called “Walking in the Editors’ shoes: Peer reviewing and journal editing for young researchers in health sciences”. This course is offered by the PhD Program in Health Sciences of the University of Basel and it is aimed at early career scientists (PhD students and postdocs) who might be involved in manuscript peer review as authors and reviewers. It offers both theoretical background and hands on … [Read more...] about Walking in the editors’ shoes! Course on peer-reviewing and journal editing for young researchers in health sciences
In light of the recently published hoax studies, a Portland State professor and academic journal editor said the success of the hoax articles indicates a failure of the peer review system as a whole, not a failure of those who authored them. PSU Professor of History and Editor for the scholarly journal,Pacific Historical Review, Marc Rodriguez, explained “there was a failure—not so much on the part of the faculty member that did this act of satire or rebellion—but it was a failing of the peer review system to do its job.” Following the publication of the hoax studies, an anonymous op-ed was published in Vanguard, critiquing the actions of the professors who submitted the articles. “This created quite a bit of discussion among journal editors about the process and what peer review means,” Rodriguez said. “What I thought was interesting was none of the responses tended to come down in favor of the views expressed by the anonymous … [Read more...] about Editor of scholarly journal talks peer review process
Zug, Switzerland, March 11, 2019 - Auris Medical Holding AG (NASDAQ: EARS), a clinical-stage company dedicated to developing therapeutics that address important unmet medical needs in neurotology and central nervous system disorders, today announced the publication of an article that presents and discusses in detail the outcomes from the HEALOS Phase 3 trial with AM-111, Auris Medical's investigational treatment for acute inner ear hearing loss. The peer-reviewed article "Efficacy and Safety of AM-111 in the Treatment of Acute Unilateral Sudden Deafness - A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Phase 3 Study" was published in Otology & Neurotology, one of the leading journals in the field of scientific and clinical inner ear research. "The HEALOS trial demonstrated that effective hearing protection is possible with a drug-based approach even in the case of profound acute hearing loss, a condition with very poor prognosis for recovery and high risk for life-long auditory and … [Read more...] about Auris Medical Announces Publication of AM-111 Phase 3 Results in Peer-Reviewed Scientific Journal
/EIN News/ -- Chicago, Illinois, April 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) recently reviewed the CareCredit credit card, a leading health, wellness, and personal care credit card, using the Peer Review process. After undergoing the rigorous review, the CareCredit credit card has been awarded the “Peer Reviewed by HFMA®” designation.Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) is the nation's premier membership organization for healthcare finance leaders. HFMA builds and supports coalitions with other healthcare associations and industry groups to achieve consensus on solutions for the challenges the U.S. healthcare system faces today. Working with a broad cross-section of stakeholders, HFMA identifies gaps throughout the healthcare delivery system and bridges them through the establishment and sharing of knowledge and best practices. We help healthcare stakeholders achieve optimal results by creating and … [Read more...] about CareCredit Credit Card Receives HFMA Peer Review Designation
To encourage an effective peer review process, some states have promulgated laws that make peer review findings confidential and privileged. Furthermore, these laws generally provide that medical review committee findings are inadmissible in court. However, many hospitals routinely contract with outside physician groups to provide services at the hospitals. For example, hospitals will often rely on ... … [Read more...] about Is there a non-hospital peer review privilege?