News @ a glance
- News in brief... // Reactions Weekly;3/20/2004, Issue 993, p2
Reports on the reminder issued by the Committee on Safety of Medicines in Great Britain regarding the starting dosage of paroxetine in adults. Recommended starting dosage of paroxetine in adults; Risk associated with increased dosage of paroxetine; Advice on patients who are responding well to...
- Genetic variation associated with venlafaxine response? // Reactions Weekly;11/24/2007, Issue 1179, p2
The article describes the case of patients enrolled in a previous pharmacogenomics study who either developed adverse drug reactions or did not have a therapeutic response with psychotropic drugs. The researchers identified 38 patients who had previously been treated with venlaflaxine while five...
- FCC must resolve application filed 8 years ago for L.A. area. // RCR;7/1/96, Vol. 15 Issue 26, p4
Reports on the US Court of Appeals' ruling to remand to the US Federal Communications Commission its decision regarding rightful applicants for the Los Angeles, California and Minneapolis, Minnesota unserved cellular areas. Details of the ruling; Features of the applications pending in the two...
- Brazil to auction B-band cellular permit in early '97. Mooney, Elizabeth V. // RCR;8/19/96, Vol. 15 Issue 33, p18
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- FCC urged to shut cellular out of PCS. Mason, Charles F. // Telephony;9/6/93, Vol. 225 Issue 10, p9
Reports on Time Warner Telecommunications president and chief executive Dennis Patrick's recommendation to the Federal Communications Commission to exclude the cellular industry from providing personal communication services (PCS). Allocation of sufficient spectrum blocks to wireless entrants;...
- Pakistan. // Telecom Asia;Nov96, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p10
Reports that the Pakistani government has removed the ban on using cellular telephones in Karachi, Pakistan. Anti-terrorism campaign prompting the ban of cellular phones.
- Hong Kong plans expansion of its mobile phone market. Lucas, Louise // Chinatown News;11/3/94, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p10
States that the Hong Kong government has incensed the telecommunications industry with proposals to expand the mobile telephone market--a move widely tipped to have the effect of attracting competition from across the globe and expected to give the existing cellular operators a run for their...
- The fine print. // San Diego Business Journal;6/6/94, Vol. 15 Issue 23, p2
Reports on a law in Brazil which prohibits the use of a cellular phone while driving a car or stopped at a stoplight. Fine for violation.
- Georgia business says state allows legal cell phone extensions. Mooney, Elizabeth V. // RCR;10/27/97, Vol. 16 Issue 42, p3
Presents information on a Georgia statute enacted in 1997 that permits authorized owners of analog cellular phones to have extensions made. Comments made by John Doumont, president of Cellular Additions; Benefits of this law to the company; Requirements for Cellular Additions.