Tag Archive: diagnosis

Sep 13 2015

Pet Talk: Seizures In Dogs


Many of us would do anything to relieve our pets of a medical issue, especially if it interferes with their ability to live a normal life. Although the veterinary care field is more advanced than ever, some medical issues remain difficult to predict and treat. Seizures, caused by abnormal electrical activity in the brain, continue …

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Sep 12 2015



Good Shepherd Medical Center (GSMC) has become the first hospital in Longview to link its neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) with expert UT Southwestern neonatologists staffing the Children’s Medical Center – Dallas TeleNICU program. The TeleNICU program enables neonatologists at GSMC to collaborate on the diagnosis and care for GSMC’s tiniest, critically ill newborns. By …

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Apr 17 2012

ALZHEIMER’S: New test at ETMC helps identify hallmarks of the disease

A new imaging procedure at ETMC will help doctors’ pinpoint key differences between Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.  “This is an important step forward in evaluating patients with signs of cognitive impairment,” said Dr. George M. Plotkin, PhD, MD, of the ETMC Neurological Institute.   Because a definitive diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is usually …

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