Navigation Links
Tamaris Announces Foot and Leg Ulcers Pose Significant Health Threat
Date:1/27/2009

A new research study could redefine treatment for disease

Chicago, IL (Vocus) January 27, 2009 -- Americans are living longer, but living longer means our aging population is at greater risk for acquiring disease. For those with high cholesterol, diabetes and high blood pressure, Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is of particular concern.

PAD, often described as "poor circulation," is diagnosed when the large arteries of the leg narrow thereby restricting blood flow. The tissues then become starved of the blood, nutrients, and oxygen they need, and in its most advanced form, skin ulcers begin to develop. At this stage of PAD, called Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI), the health threat is serious.

The threat is so serious that it is difficult to grasp, but here are the facts: PAD at the stage of Critical Limb Ischemia presents the likelihood of amputation or even death. At this time, there are no prescription drugs available to effectively treat Critical Limb Ischemia, and there are limited treatments available that will delay or prevent amputation.

While these facts present a grim outlook, there is hope, thanks to a unique new opportunity. Robert Jeffrey, MD is currently conducting an investigational research study for PAD at the stage of Critical Limb Ischemia with foot and/or leg ulcers. It is anticipated that the investigational study medication may promote new blood vessel growth, and may delay the time to amputation and/or death.

The research study is currently seeking qualified participants. Individuals must be: 50 years of age or older with stable skin ulcer
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. HHS Announces $75 Million in Supplemental Funding to States for Pandemic Flu Preparedness
2. CRC Health Group Announces Acquisition of Bayside Marin Recovery Center, San Rafael
3. UHW Announces: Antelope Valley Hospital Caregivers and Board Vote to Ratify First Union Contract With SEIU UHW-West
4. HEI, Inc. Announces Sale of RFID Division Assets
5. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Zyloprim(R)
6. Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Announces Webcast of Presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners 2007 Healthcare Conference
7. Z Trim Announces Revocation of Gregory Halpern Severence Agreement
8. Brooke Franchise Corporation Announces Selected July Results
9. Manor Care, Inc. Announces Record Date for Special Stockholder Meeting
10. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Adipex-P(R)
11. Planet Technologies Announces Agreement to Acquire Antigen Laboratories
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/29/2014)... Researchers who discovered a group of new materials ... prestigious research award worth a combined 2m to ... polymers could lead to a significant reduction in ... improve the health care of hospital patients across ... Surfaces in the School of Pharmacy and Paul ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... LA JOLLA, Calif. (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 ... provides a comprehensive overview of the hepatitis C (hep ... and the potential of these treatments to reduce human ... broader understanding of the impact of hep C, while ... to a new era of treatment. CHI is a ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Lake City, UT (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 ... how Activz produce powders can help parents add nutrition ... Magazine article “Little Bites – Key market drivers in ... Whole-Food Nutrition, is pleased to announce the interview ... benefits of adding the Activz organic vegetable and fruit ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Cold Spring Harbor, NY -- Researchers at Cold Spring Harbor ... most important tumor-suppressing protein. Called p53, this protein has been ... the fore when healthy cells sense damage to their DNA ... intense exposure to the sun,s UV rays. If the ... preprogrammed cell-death, or apoptosis. Mutant versions of p53 that ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 July 29, 2014 ... home care, is proud to announce that it is a ... inspiring online video segments; Silverado Through a Child's Eye ... , In Silverado Through a Child's Eye , ... her mom at Silverado Beverly Place, a memory care community ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Bacteria resistant materials -- £2m to get the 'inside' story 2Health News:Bacteria resistant materials -- £2m to get the 'inside' story 3Health News:CHI Releases Report Highlighting Public Impact of Hepatitis C, Opportunities for Action in US 2Health News:CHI Releases Report Highlighting Public Impact of Hepatitis C, Opportunities for Action in US 3Health News:CHI Releases Report Highlighting Public Impact of Hepatitis C, Opportunities for Action in US 4Health News:Activz Organic Fruit and Vegetable Produce Powders and Founder Frank Davis Mentioned in WholeFoods Magazine Article 2Health News:Activz Organic Fruit and Vegetable Produce Powders and Founder Frank Davis Mentioned in WholeFoods Magazine Article 3Health News:Research may explain how foremost anticancer 'guardian' protein learned to switch sides 2Health News:Silverado Selected a Winner in the 35th Annual Telly Awards for Producing Inspiring Online Video Content 2
... A major study published in the November,2007 edition of ... women who completed a study using the Brava System ... full breast size. This key,finding was based on a ... Schlenz, M.D. and Alexandra Kaider, M. Sc. The study ...
... NEW YORK, Oct. 29 The Consumer-Purchaser,Disclosure Project ... employer,organizations working to ensure that all Americans have ... applauds today,s agreement,between the Attorney General of New ... physician performance. This important agreement will,allow physician performance ...
... reminder program, TORONTO, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ - Organon ... free telephone-based reminder program designed to,help women remember their ... million women (Stat. Can., 2001) take oral,contraceptives everyday and ... take it at least once. Although the pill is ...
... Key Element To An Effective, Hygiene Protocol. ... WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 The recent outbreak ... as an important,reminder of the importance of routine, ... large number of people constantly live,work or play. ...
... heart despite symptom relief, experts say , , MONDAY, Oct. ... than they did 40 years ago, but not if they ... Mayo Clinic. , "When you look at persons with rheumatoid ... over the last several decades of improved survival the rest ...
... chronic tendinosis of the Achilles tendon can experience a ... of a dextrose solution, according to a recent study ... BC. , Chronic tendinosis is a common overuse injury ... affect many tendons throughout the body, said Norman J. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Newly Published Study in Leading Medical Journal Further Confirms the Brava System's Non-Surgical Breast Enhancement Effectiveness 2Health News:Consumers, Health Care Purchasers Applaud Agreement On Physician Performance Reporting 2Health News:Consumers, Health Care Purchasers Applaud Agreement On Physician Performance Reporting 3Health News:Consumers, Health Care Purchasers Applaud Agreement On Physician Performance Reporting 4Health News:Canada leads the way in contraceptive compliance 2Health News:Canada leads the way in contraceptive compliance 3Health News:Spate of Staph Infections Highlight the Need for Thorough, Consistent Cleaning Regimen at Home, at School and at Work 2Health News:Rheumatoid Arthritis Death Rate Unchanged 2Health News:Rheumatoid Arthritis Death Rate Unchanged 3Health News:Ultrasound-guided injections help ease chronic Achilles tendon pain 2
(Date:7/29/2014)... , July 29, 2014  Instrumentation Laboratory (IL) today ... a new corporate logo. This is part of a comprehensive ... Founded in Boston, MA , in ... of companies since 1992.  Other companies in the group include ... and Systelab ( Barcelona, Spain ).  Like IL, ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... , July 29, 2014 Research and ... "Global Respiratory Devices Market 2014-2018" report to their ... A respiratory device is a medical device used ... having difficulty in breathing and cannot achieve adequate oxygen ... as cystic fibrosis, asthma, COPD, and ARDS require the ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... , July 29, 2014  Based on ... systems (PERS) market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes MobileHelp ... Award for Price Performance Value Leadership. MobileHelp,s leadership ... captures expectations for tech progression in personal emergency ... for these solutions. MobileHelp is at ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Instrumentation Laboratory Unveils New Corporate Brand 2Instrumentation Laboratory Unveils New Corporate Brand 3Global Respiratory Devices Market 2014-2018 2Frost & Sullivan Applauds MobileHelp for its Targeted Supplies for the PERS Market 2Frost & Sullivan Applauds MobileHelp for its Targeted Supplies for the PERS Market 3
... Oct. 5 The Thompson Group of Companies announced ... (AIT), a Hamilton Sundstrand Corporation business. AIT will ... Group. Financial terms of the purchase were not disclosed. ... manufacture and marketing of process analytical instruments including Analect ...
... CITY, Oct. 5 Orthopedics This Week , a ... Awards for Best New Technology for Spine Care in ... implant and instrument manufacturer focused on unique silicon nitride (SiN) ... in Biomaterials category for its Valeo® AL Lumbar Spacer ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Thompson Group Acquires Hamilton Sundstrand's Applied Instrument Technologies 2Two Amedica®/US Spine® Implant Products Receive Best New Technology Awards from Orthopedics This Week 2
For primary and revision cases...
The MPF cup is specifically designed to achieve high primary stability, a critical factor for long term success....
The Protract stem offers a press-fit option which will allow choice of standard or lateralized neck offsets while keeping a consistent leg length....
Performa cemented stem....
Medicine Products: