Navigation Links
Henry Ford Hospital to study effectiveness of a new procedure that may help emphysema suffers
Date:3/12/2008

ents can breathe easier, our work will be worth it.

Physicians commonly use bronchoscopes to examine the airways within the lungs. During the airway bypass procedure physicians will first use a Doppler probe inserted through the bronchoscope to identify a site in the airway that is free of blood vessels. A special needle is then used to make a small opening and an Exhale Drug-Eluting Stent is placed in the passageway to keep it open. The procedure involves placing up to six drug-eluting stents. The total time of the procedure is approximately two hours.

The airway bypass procedure could be an excellent option for those who are not suitable candidates for lung transplant surgery or as a bridge for those who could possibly spend years on a lung transplant list, Dr. Simoff says.


'/>"/>

Contact: Meghan Oreste
moreste@comcast.net
617-823-1441
Broncus Technologies
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Grosse Pointes Cottage Hospital Joins Henry Ford Health System
2. CNS Response, Inc. Names Henry T. Harbin, MD to Board of Directors
3. Fund-Raiser for Henry Ford Hospitals Stroke Program
4. Program for Stroke Survivors and Friends Hosted by Henry Ford Hospital
5. Repligen Elects Earl Henry, M.D. to the Board of Directors
6. Michigan Quality Council (MQC) Names Henry Ford Health System 2007 State Quality Award Recipient
7. AAPD to Present 2008 Henry B. Betts Award to International Human Rights Disability Advocate Eric Rosenthal
8. Cardiac Science Announces HeartCentrix(R) ECG Informatics Connectivity With Henry Schein Medical Systems MicroMD(R) EMR 5.0
9. Henry Ford Hospital expands research on gene and radiation therapy for prostate cancer
10. New research explores newborn in-hospital weight loss
11. NYC-area 1st: Morgan Stanley Childrens Hospital performs transcatheter pulmonary valve replacement
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Henry Ford Hospital to study effectiveness of a new procedure that may help emphysema suffers
(Date:8/27/2014)... When it comes to the bedroom, most homeowners ... without breaking the bank in the process. Regardless of whether ... set for the master bedroom or simply looking for something ... all during their Labor Day mattress promotion. , This ... mattresses for the home, while enjoying free delivery. Beyond bringing ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... Taking its popular obstacle race to a new ... will host its largest crowd at its 3rd Annual ... YMCA Camp Thunderbird . , Hundreds of ... and teams. Within each division, runners will attempt to conquer ... for a worthy cause. All proceeds will fund scholarships ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... August 28, 2014 All Canada Goose ... they can go from classic to modern. With unique detailing ... each of them is a step up in opulence. Recently, ... Goose Banff Parkas for 2014. , True enough, ... now offering great discounts (up to 28% off) on all ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... The New York Mobility Club (sponsored by ... about “ Sexuality & Intimacy ” for people with ... entertaining discussions are for mature audiences only. September 9 ... Mamaroneck, NY) and October 7 from 6-8 pm at ... The New York Mobility Club is a local community ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... 2014 Recently, iFitDress.com, a professional company ... new designs of romantic bridal gowns . To ... promotional price (up to 66 percent off) when buying ... product line has been updated with these new items. ... iFitDress.com hopes that all clients can gain an enjoyable ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Bedding Mart, Top Mattress Store in Broken Arrow Oklahoma, Announces a Huge Labor Day Sale 2Health News:C2 Survival Racers Go to Extremes to Provide Kids with YMCA Programs 2Health News:CanadaGooseJackor.nu: 2014 Canada Goose Banff Parkas At Discounted Prices 2Health News:Bussani Mobility Sponsors New York Mobility Club Meetings September 9 & October 7 for People with Disabilities, Sexuality & Intimacy Discussed by Advocate Liz Treston 2Health News:Promotion For Romantic Bridal Gowns Launched By Professional Company iFitDress.com 2
... , CINCINNATI, Dec. 8, ... PG ) today announced the appointment of Angela ... WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP ), to its ... , (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091208/CL22979-a ) ...
... is open for the 2010 AIUM Annual Convention and ... United States dedicated to all disciplines of medical ultrasound, ... California. The 2010 Annual Convention focuses on emerging applications ... and manufacturers as ultrasound continues to advance and expand ...
... 7, 2009Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute have determined the ... though rare, is one of the deadliest viruses on the ... Described in the advance, online Early Edition of the journal ... PNAS ), the research reveals how a key component of ...
... say , TUESDAY, Dec. 8 (HealthDay News) -- The human ... study shows how the twisting and turning differs between men ... published in the Dec. 8 online edition of Circulation: ... different heartbeats they saw in 29 men and 29 women, ...
... Over two-thirds of study patients benefited from high-flow oxygen ... High-flow oxygen appears to be an effective treatment for ... cluster headaches can have as many as eight per ... The current treatment is injection with the drug sumatriptan, ...
... male sex hormone causes status-seeking behavior, but not aggression, ... People associate testosterone with aggressiveness, but the male sex ... new study finds. , Testosterone does not cause aggression, ... economics at Royal Holloway, University of London. But it ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Procter & Gamble Announces Appointment of Director 2Health News:AIUM gears up for 2010 Annual Convention in San Diego, California 2Health News:Scripps Research scientists reveal key structure from ebola virus 2Health News:Beating Heart Differs by Gender, Age: Study 2Health News:Oxygen Therapy May Relieve Cluster Headache Pain 2Health News:Testosterone Gets Bad Rap: Study 2Health News:Testosterone Gets Bad Rap: Study 3
(Date:8/27/2014)... VANCOUVER, British Columbia and MENLO ... DelMar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , (OTCQB: DMPI), developer of ... presenting company at the 16th Annual Rodman & Renshaw ... & Co., LLC. The presentation will take place Tuesday, September ... Salon (4th floor) at the New York Palace Hotel ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... 2014 Reportlinker.com announces that a new ... Global Orthopedic Soft Tissue Repair Devices ... About Orthopedic Soft Tissue Repair ... cells that connect, support, or surround bones. There ... as tendons, ligaments, cartilage, fascia, and other fibrous ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... LOS ANGELES , Aug. 27, 2014   ... , now offers AcceleDent® Aura to patients who want ... to orthodontic care available at the OrthoSpaceship, all patients ... healthier, better-looking teeth. This system can be used by ... boost their rate of progress by using the AcceleDent® ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:DelMar Pharmaceuticals To Present At The 16th Annual Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference 2DelMar Pharmaceuticals To Present At The 16th Annual Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference 3DelMar Pharmaceuticals To Present At The 16th Annual Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference 4Global Orthopedic Soft Tissue Repair Devices Market 2014-2018 2Global Orthopedic Soft Tissue Repair Devices Market 2014-2018 3Global Orthopedic Soft Tissue Repair Devices Market 2014-2018 4Global Orthopedic Soft Tissue Repair Devices Market 2014-2018 5Los Angeles Orthodontist, Dr. Isaac Hakim, is Now Offering AcceleDent Aura 2
... Several abstracts highlighting CIMZIA,s long-term benefits and value ... American College,of Gastroenterology (ACG), ORLANDO, Fla. Oct. ... by UCB at the American College of Gastroenterology,(ACG) ... the,only PEGylated anti-TNF alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor alpha) ...
... Ardea Biosciences, Inc.,(Nasdaq: RDEA ) announced ... Highly Selective MEK1/2 Inhibitor is Beneficial in Dextran ... was presented at the,American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) ... provided data from a preclinical study of,RDEA119, the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Provides Long-Term Benefit Without Dose Escalation in Crohn's Disease Patients 2CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Provides Long-Term Benefit Without Dose Escalation in Crohn's Disease Patients 3CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Provides Long-Term Benefit Without Dose Escalation in Crohn's Disease Patients 4CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Provides Long-Term Benefit Without Dose Escalation in Crohn's Disease Patients 5CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Provides Long-Term Benefit Without Dose Escalation in Crohn's Disease Patients 6CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Provides Long-Term Benefit Without Dose Escalation in Crohn's Disease Patients 7CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Provides Long-Term Benefit Without Dose Escalation in Crohn's Disease Patients 8CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Provides Long-Term Benefit Without Dose Escalation in Crohn's Disease Patients 9Ardea Biosciences Presents Preclinical Anti-Inflammatory Data on its Lead MEK Inhibitor, RDEA119, at the ACG 2008 Annual Meeting 2Ardea Biosciences Presents Preclinical Anti-Inflammatory Data on its Lead MEK Inhibitor, RDEA119, at the ACG 2008 Annual Meeting 3Ardea Biosciences Presents Preclinical Anti-Inflammatory Data on its Lead MEK Inhibitor, RDEA119, at the ACG 2008 Annual Meeting 4
... laparoscopic procedures, the Advantage Smart Table goes ... tables but is versatile enough to accommodate ... remote, this table remembers positions for various ... multi-articulation or return to level. The simple ...
... complete imaging access, with nearly 100 percent ... imaging C-Arms can pan from head to ... patient. Anesthesiologists will appreciate this table for ... construction, and ease of operation. The key ...
Inquire...
...
Medicine Products: