Our continuous checks with (chief information officers) indicate they are now very worried about economic recession and are reassessing near-term IT spending plans and priorities.
In general, our sense is that corporate America is now bracing itself for recession and therefore reducing spending (thereby deepening the recession).
Our sense is that management believes it is past the bottom on the enterprise side of the business, yet the magnitude and timing of the recovery is still in question,.. In other words, visibility still remains mediocre.
One final ugly dip in the market to wring out remaining excesses.
We think that starts toward the end of this year or early next
In discussions with a number of equipment vendors, Ixia competitors and other industry contacts, we have not received any negative data points about current business conditions,.. Instead, we are generally hearing that positive trends remain in place.
I would say to young physicians that the more you intentionally improve the lives of the people in the community you serve the better your life will be and the greater your value will be to the community.
There was an opening in the ER program at King Drew, so I spent the next month there, fascinated with the range of pathology that I observed, the diversity of skill that the ER physicians had to acquire, the variety of cases, and the ability to interact closely with people.
It is important to consider whether the sample size selected by the Environmental Genome Project will provide sufficient power to discover most alleles relevant to gene-environment interactions.
To maximize our potential to enhance our health and our knowledge, we should remain open to new understanding and evolving technology or resources that might inspire a change in our approach to these important questions.
I spent some time at White Memorial Medical Center as a senior medical student doing a rotation in surgery; however, I felt I wasn't getting enough time assisting.
I would like the Medical Society to be one of the resources for information about the influences that have an impact on our patients and our practices.
One of the responsibilities faced by the Environmental Genome Project is to provide the science base upon which society can make better informed risk management decisions.
The infrastructure for linking environmental health and public health is not working as well as it should.
I would like to promote the concept of a partnership of insurance companies, physicians and hospitals in deploying a basic framework for an electronic medical records system that is affordable.