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"Body friendly" RF diathermy system

A team led by Dr. Richard Olsen of the NavalAerospace Medical Research Laboratory (NAMRL)has developed and commercialized a novel form ofradio frequency diathermy (RFD) that uses a helicalcoil to deliver uniform, deep-tissue heating fortreatment of pain associated with injuries.When housed in a...
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2004 Handwipe method for detecting lead Midwest

Lead poisoning is a global problem that hassignificant public health and occupationalhealth consequences. Worldwide, 240 millionpeople are estimated to have health risks fromlead poisoning, and lead is the number oneenvironmental health hazard to children. From aU.S. public health perspective,...

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