Navigation Links
Definitive Outcomes of Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus Using the HALO Ablation System Reported at the Digestive Disease Week Meeting for Gastroenterologists and Esophageal Surgeons
Date:6/3/2009

GERD. Its main product, the HALO360 System, provides a uniform and controlled ablation effect, which removes the diseased tissue and allows regrowth of normal cells. The HALO90 System is the company's second ablation product, which is mounted on the end of an endoscope and used to treat smaller, non-circumferential areas of disease.

A multi-center randomized, sham-controlled study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, studied radiofrequency ablation applied in the highest risk Barrett's population (those having dysplasia). The ablation group had a high rate of complete eradication of dysplasia and intestinal metaplasia and a significantly decreased rate of disease progression and cancer development, as compared to the control group. In another study (AIM-II) published in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 98.4% of patients were Barrett's-free after two and a half years of follow-up.

Both HALO systems are cleared by the FDA for use in the U.S. and both have CE Mark for use in Europe. More than 30,000 procedures have been performed in over 280 hospitals around the world. Based in Sunnyvale, Calif., BARRX Medical, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is privately-held. Additional information is available at www.barrx.com.

About Digestive Disease Week

Digestive Disease Week (DDW) is the largest international gathering of physicians, researchers, and academicians in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy, and gastrointestinal surgery. Jointly sponsored by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT), DDW takes place May 30 - June 4, 2009 in Chicago, IL. The meeting presents approximately 5,000 abstracts and hundreds of l
'/>"/>

SOURCE BARRX Medical, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Video: ev3 Inc. Announces First Patient Enrollments in DEFINITIVE LE Post-Market Study
2. Two-Year Outcomes From Large Head-to-Head Clinical Trial Indicate Similar Safety Profile in Diabetic Patients for Cypher(R) Sirolimus-Eluting Coronary Stent and Taxus Stent
3. TAXUS WOMAN Study Reports Positive Clinical Outcomes for the TAXUS(R) Drug-eluting Stent in Women
4. New Study Demonstrates 4 Year Olds Fed Enfamil LIPIL(R) as Infants Have Brain and Eye Outcomes Similar to Breastfed Babies
5. Studies Suggest Key Correlation Between Lung Cancer Subtype and Treatment Outcomes
6. Boston Scientifics Next-Generation Stent Shows Improved Clinical Outcomes in Complex Lesions
7. Synvista Announces New Data Showing Haptoglobin Type Predicts Effectiveness of Tight Glycemic Control on Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Diabetes
8. TREANDA Significantly Improves Clinical Outcomes in Patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Compared to Chlorambucil
9. Boehringer Ingelheim Announces Enrollment is Complete for the Largest Atrial Fibrillation Outcomes Trial - The RE-LY(TM) Study
10. Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Reports Upward Trend for Key Health Outcomes
11. Outcomes Vary for Prostate Cancer Patients Choosing Surgery; Overall, No Treatment Proven Superior
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/4/2015)... Governor Tom Wolf announced today that ... markets implants in the spine and trauma markets, will establish ... Northampton County to serve as its ... 25 new, full-time jobs. "Tyber Medical,s decision ... more than two dozen, high-paying jobs is great news for ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... 2015 HeartWare International, Inc . (NASDAQ: ... miniaturized circulatory support technologies that are revolutionizing the treatment ... and Chief Executive Officer, Doug Godshall , is ... Growth Conference at 8:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, August ... 2015 at the InterContinental Boston. A live ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... -- The Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse (PLSG), the region,s only ... of its portfolio companies, Medrobotics Corporation, has received FDA ... System in the U.S.  "I couldn,t ... John W. Manzetti , president and CEO of ... spinning out of The Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Wolf Administration Announces Tyber Medical to Establish Operations and Create New Jobs in Northampton County 2Wolf Administration Announces Tyber Medical to Establish Operations and Create New Jobs in Northampton County 3HeartWare Presentation At The Canaccord Genuity 35th Annual Growth Conference To Be Webcast 2Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Portfolio Client Medrobotics Receives FDA Market Clearance 2Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Portfolio Client Medrobotics Receives FDA Market Clearance 3
... and NEW YORK, Nov. 9, 2010 ... ACCP ), a biopharmaceutical company leveraging its proprietary drug-delivery ... care and diabetes, announced today that its Chairman, Steven Rouhandeh, ... Investors Conference on Friday, November 12, 2010, at 1:00 pm ...
... Nov. 9, 2010 MonoSol Rx, the ... delivery company specializing in proprietary pharmaceutical film products, today ... 7,824,588 from the United States Patent and Trademark Office ... intellectual property protection for the Company,s film products and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Access Pharmaceuticals to Present at LifeTech Capital Miami Medical Investors Conference on November 12th 2MonoSol Rx Issued Strategic U.S. Patent Governing the Manufacturing of Pharmaceutical Films 2MonoSol Rx Issued Strategic U.S. Patent Governing the Manufacturing of Pharmaceutical Films 3
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... The United Nations ... and rights in Indonesia for a select group of U.S.-based journalists during the ... Indonesia and attend the International Conference on Family Planning in Bali. , ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... California (PRWEB) , ... August 04, 2015 , ... ... slides to Los Angeles commercial customers. Finding reliable hardware can be difficult ... liabilities. When putting an office together or designing a new facility, it ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... ... , Worldwide Power Products is expanding its reach in Texas. Effective July 1st ... Power Systems North Texas generator division. With the North Texas acquisition, Worldwide ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... Horeb, WI (PRWEB) , ... August 04, 2015 , ... ... released video on the subject, Renew Man™ is standing up as a voice of ... 15-year veteran of the healthy aging industry with special experience and expertise in the ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... ... “Dr. Google” before calling a physician. In an effort to share more and ... care provider in Pennsylvania to publicly share patient satisfaction ratings and comments about ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:UN Foundation Announces Press Fellowship to Indonesia with Focus on Women’s Health and Rights 2Health News:Ryadon, Inc. is Now Offering their Ball Bearing Drawer Slides to Los Angeles, CA Commercial Customers 2Health News:Ryadon, Inc. is Now Offering their Ball Bearing Drawer Slides to Los Angeles, CA Commercial Customers 3Health News:Ryadon, Inc. is Now Offering their Ball Bearing Drawer Slides to Los Angeles, CA Commercial Customers 4Health News:North Texas Acquisition Press Release 2Health News:New Video from Renew Man™ Raises Awareness of the Right Way to Correct Low Testosterone 2Health News:New Video from Renew Man™ Raises Awareness of the Right Way to Correct Low Testosterone 3Health News:UPMC 1st in Pa. to Share Provider Ratings 2Health News:UPMC 1st in Pa. to Share Provider Ratings 3
... no bounds when they got the news that Abu Dhabi's ... to separate their conjoined twins.// ,'It is a ... offered to help us,' Khatoon, the mother of twins Farah ... medical attention at New Delhi's Apollo Hospital. ,Prince Sheikh ...
... Denmark have found that women with daily stress in their ... of the study have been published in the British Medical ... follow up period of 18 years.// The ... increased risk of breast cancer. Researchers have found that stress ...
... Hopkins have launched a nationwide study in USA to ... performed in smaller hospitals. ,The study will ... a potentially life-saving angioplasty //can be safely performed in ... patients. Researchers expect to enroll the first study patients ...
... a study, published in the recent issue of The American ... Michigan, had concluded that obesity is a risk factor for ... below the age of 40years.// ,Since 1927, obesity ... pulmonary embolism (PE). Because of the high proportion of obesity ...
... Parthenogenesis refers to reproduction by the development of an ... fertilization by spermatozoa. Sounds interesting right? Hang// On! This ... in creating so-called parthenotes, early-stage embryos that are made ... The researchers have so far created six parthenotes by ...
... couple in West Bengal. The duo preferred to end their ... an act driven// by social ostracism, a 29-year-old man first ... in the Durgapur industrial town of south Bengal's Burdwan district, ... a happy couple since their love marriage four years ago. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:When A Prince Chose To Help Indian Couple 2
... Healon is a sterile, nonpyrogenic, viscoelastic ... high molecular weight fraction of sodium ... sodium hyaluronate dissolved in physiological sodium ... high molecular weight polymer is made ...
... fiscal year 2004, Biomet plans to ... to the global market, enhancing visualization ... Acumen technology was developed in conjunction ... based in Hollywood, Florida. Procedure-specific software ...
... response and eye movement is an important ... because eye movements and pupil responses are ... visual neuronal centers and pathways that are ... Analyzer (VPA) provides pre-programmed visual stimuli and ...
From the initial viewing screen through the completion of the exam the ADIS-9000 has been designed for ease of use and intuitive operation. The built-in software simplifies patient reporting, image s...
Medicine Products: