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Implementing Machine Learning in Health Care

A hospitalized man with aggressive cancer worked diligently to settle his affairs, then after he finished, paused for a few seconds and whispered in her ear, "Why am I still here?" Another daughter gently took her father's hand and said, "Dad, I'll be OK. It's OK for you to go now." The father obediently closed his eyes and passed away.

She once saw a father look into the eyes of his adult daughter and say, "I love you so much," then die seconds later. A hospitalized man with aggressive cancer worked diligently to settle his affairs, then after he finished, paused for a few seconds and whispered in her ear.

A Hydrogel Injection to Regenerate Cartilage, 3-D bioPen

Highly specialized cartilage is characteristically avascular and non-neural in composition with low cell numbers in an aliphatic environment. Despite its apparent simplicity, bioengineering regenerative hyaline cartilage in a form effective for implantation remains challenging in musculoskeletal tissue engineering.

Proposals to Implement Smoke-Free Index, Foundations Issues

The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World announced at the Global Tobacco and Nicotine Forum that it is calling for proposals to develop and implement the Smoke-Free Index. The index will critically evaluate industry progress toward achieving a smoke-free world and assess actions taken to undermine that progress.