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Chicago LASIK Specialist Parag A. Majmudar, M.D. Joins LASIK and Refractive Surgeons Directory at Trusted LASIK Surgeons

... treated new patients who come to him with complications from a surgery performed by another refractive ... FDA hearings about the safety of LASIK was that complications may be minimized by finding a reputable LASIK ... (treating other eye professionals and managing complications from patients first operated on by someone else). ...

Angiotech and Symphony Medical Announce Licensing Agreement

... example of our continuing effort to lessen the complications and improve the outcomes of patients living ... are more likely to have other postoperative complications such as peri-operative MI, CHF and ... innovative treatment solutions for diseases or complications associated with medical device implants, ...

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009

... filter migration or embolization, symptomatic caval thrombosis or other complications requiring filter removal or invasive intervention. The Option IVC Filter ... develops and markets innovative treatment solutions for diseases or complications associated with medical device implants, surgical interventions and acute ...

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals announces launch of Quill SRS product codes for laparoscopic gynecology procedures

... in the fall of 2008 confirming that there were no post operative issues or complications from the use of Quill SRS in a patient series that had grown to 150 ... develops and markets innovative treatment solutions for diseases or complications associated with medical device implants, surgical interventions and acute ...

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals announces FDA 510(k) clearance of the Option(TM) Inferior Vena Cava Filter

... filter migration or embolization, symptomatic thrombosis or other complications requiring filter removal or intervention, was achieved in 88% of subjects. ... develops and markets innovative treatment solutions for diseases or complications associated with medical device implants, surgical interventions and acute ...

Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes LASIK Expert William Mathers, M.D. of the Casey Vision Correction Center in Portland, Oregon, to Its LASIK Directory

... by his peers to be one of the world's leading authorities on dry eye, complications of contact lenses, confocal microscopy of the eye, and acanthamoeba ... and patient care standards (treating other eye professionals and managing complications from patients first operated on by someone else). All refractive eye ...

Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes Leading Laser Expert and Inventor Jon Dishler, M.D., to Its Unique LASIK Eye Surgeon Directory for Consumers

... Dr. Dishler has the proven experience in helping new patients who had complications from LASIK or another laser eye surgery procedure performed by another ... and patient care standards (treating other eye professionals and managing complications from patients first operated on by someone else). All refractive eye ...

The Coalition to Prevent Deep-Vein Thrombosis (DVT) RV Tour Takes to the Road to Educate the Nation About the Importance of DVT Risk Assessment

... from pulmonary embolism (PE)(2), the majority of which result from DVT(3). complications from DVT kill more Americans than breast cancer and AIDS combined(4). ... for the Coalition, whose husband, NBC correspondent David Bloom, died from complications of DVT while covering the war in Iraq. "This year, it is time to harness ...

Boston LASIK Eye Surgery Expert Dr. Peter Rapoza Joins Select Group of Doctors in Trusted LASIK Surgeons Directory

... limbal relaxing incisions, and cataract lens implants. Patients with complications from prior refractive surgery procedures performed by other eye doctors ... and patient care standards (treating other eye professionals and managing complications from patients first operated on by someone else). All refractive eye ...

Baltimore LASIK Surgeon Roy Chuck, MD, PhD of the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins Lists with Trusted LASIK Surgeons

... the right one to best correct their vision. New patients suffering from complications from LASIK eye surgery or another vision correction procedure performed by ... and patient care standards (treating other eye professionals and managing complications from patients first operated on by someone else). All refractive eye ...

Neurosurgery Journal Issues Supplement Dedicated to CyberKnife Radiosurgery Experience

... sensitive brainstem and optic nerves, with low levels of treatment-related complications over an average 30- month follow-up. The authors estimate that the ability ... structures, obtain excellent tumor control, and keep neurological complications to a minimum. In fact, in some of our patients, we were actually able to ...

Hawaii LASIK Eye Surgery Expert Dr. John D. Olkowski Qualifies and Lists with Trusted LASIK Surgeons

... by another surgeon have come to Dr. Olkowski to manage and treat their complications sucessfully. Moreover, Dr. Olkowski has been selected by other eye ... and patient care standards (treating other eye professionals and managing complications from patients first operated on by someone else). All refractive eye ...

Houston LASIK Eye Surgery Expert and Pioneer Jack Holladay, M.D. Joins Influential Group of Eye Surgeons Listed at Trusted LASIK Surgeons

... his fellow ophthalmologists on lens calculations for cataract surgery and complications of cataract surgery and LASIK and made a presentation concerning Wavefront ... and patient care standards (treating other eye professionals and managing complications from patients first operated on by someone else). All refractive eye ...

Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes LASIK Expert Michael Raizman of Boston to its Unique LASIK Directory

... but also in cataract surgery. His research publications about reducing complications of cataract surgery by adding postoperative drops to reduce swelling in ... and patient care standards (treating other eye professionals and managing complications from patients first operated on by someone else). All refractive eye ...

Heritage Labs Announces A1c Test Certification Milestone

... that they are comparable to results reported in the Diabetes Control and complications Trial (DCCT), which established relationships between A1c levels and risk for complications of diabetes. This certification assures that A1c test results are tied to ...

SyntheMed Completes $4.0 Million Equity Placement

... risk of the surgical procedure and can contribute to such post-operative complications as infertility, bowel obstruction, limited mobility and chronic pain. ... 15-20 percent of these surgeries are secondary procedures in which the complications of adhesions are encountered. Statements in this press release that are ...

Health Experts Call for New Strategies to Combat Alarming Rise in Diabetes

... the condition. "With global health expenditure for diabetes and its complications set to exceed US$302.5 billion by 2025, a 30 per cent increase, and some ... enough is being spent aiming at the prevention of major diabetes-related complications such as heart disease, stroke, kidney disease and amputations," said Dr. ...

Beaumont Doctor's Invention Improves Cataract Surgery Outcomes

... of the eye when the lens is not fully supported. This movement can lead to complications such as capsule tears, zonular dialysis, and dislocation of the lens into ... 14 years. "The system is an important development in minimizing risks and complications that can occur in such a common procedure." Dr. Page has offices in Troy ...

Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes Dallas LASIK Eye Surgery Specialist Dr. R. Wayne Bowman to its LASIK Directory

... addition, Dr. Bowman frequently manages new patients who have problems and complications from LASIK and other refractive surgery procedures performed by another ... and patient care standards (treating other eye professionals and managing complications from patients first operated on by someone else). All refractive surgeons ...

Arbios Announces It Has Suspended Operations

... cirrhosis due to chronic liver disease and who are hospitalized with acute complications due to worsening liver dysfunction and portal hypertension," commented ... of Medicine. "Hepatic encephalopathy represents one of the most frequent complications of cirrhosis necessitating hospitalization, and SEPET's rapid time to a ...

Renowned NJ-Based Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS) Team Completes 5,000th Successful Procedure

... Procedure Pioneers, Thoracic Group, P.A., Deliver Faster Recovery, Fewer complications for Patients Requiring Chest Surgery SOMERSET, N.J., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ ... in its ability to reduce incision size, hospital stay, associated complications and related chronic chest pain as compared to traditional open chest ...

Cystic Fibrosis - Axentis Pharma Takes Over Patents and Continues Development of Innovative Platform Technology

... mutation causes increased secretion deposits on mucous membranes. Lung complications represent the most serious manifestation of the disease - and the reason for the high mortality rate amongst patients. Such complications often involve infection of the bronchi by the bacteria Pseudomonas ...

Studies Show USGI Medical's EndoSurgical Operating System(TM) Enables Incisionless Surgery to Reduce Gastric Pouch and Stoma After Gastric Bypass

... with an average of four pairs of expandable tissue anchors. No major complications occurred and the only minor complications were sore throats. "The patients in the study all had lost significant ...

Interleukin Genetics to Present at the 13th International Conference on Periodontal Research

... individuals at increased risk for severe periodontal disease and complications from dental implants. This test helps dentists guide the management of their patients' periodontal disease to avoid complications of severe periodontitis. About Interleukin Genetics Interleukin ...

Elekta Sees Record Attendance and Record Number of Submitted Abstracts at International Leksell Gamma Knife(R) Society Meeting in Quebec, Canada

... University of Pittsburgh for his early pioneering work on prediction of complications following Gamma Knife(R) surgery. (Logo: ... Flickinger pioneered the "integrated logistic formula" for prediction of complications in his landmark paper of 1989. He has since conducted numerous studies on ...

RediClinic, BIOSAFE Labs and Glycemion to Provide Free Diabetes Risk Assessments to Richmond, Va. School Children

... "Diabetes is a debilitating and life-shortening disease whose most serious complications can often be effectively treated with early detection. We hope that making ... diagnosis of undiagnosed diabetes and pre-diabetes, and help to mitigate complications later in life. Awareness at an early age is key," said Carolyn Galloway, ...

Sanofi-aventis' SoloSTAR(R) Insulin Pen for Lantus and Apidra Receives the Prestigious GOOD DESIGN Award

... of people with diabetes and their families. The most common long-term complications are: - Diabetic nephropathy (kidney disease), which may result in ... disease, which affects the heart and blood vessels and may cause fatal - complications such as coronary heart disease (leading to a heart attack) and stroke. ...

Shire's ELAPRASE(R) (idursulfase) Approved in Mexico for Treatment of Hunter Syndrome

... and organs, which then begin to malfunction, leading to severe clinical complications and early mortality. ELAPRASE, developed by Shire Human Genetic ... the way certain tissues and organs function, leading to severe clinical complications and early mortality. Physical manifestations for some people with Hunter ...

Clexane(R)/Lovenox(R) Approved in Japan

... in preventing, in conjunction with other treatments, the ischaemic complications of unstable angina and myocardial infarction and is also recommended by ... in venous and arterial vessels to prevent potential acute or chronic complications of venous or arterial thrombosis. The recommended dose regimen of ...

Novocell Appoints Orville G. Kolterman, M.D. to Board of Directors

... School of Medicine, Denver and was a member of the Diabetes Control and complications Trial Study Group. Dr. Kolterman currently serves as a member of the Epidemiology of Diabetes Intervention and complications Study. He is also a past-president of the California Affiliate of the ...

PeriCor Therapeutics Announces Closing of Licensing Agreement for Acadesine with Schering-Plough Corporation

... An agent, such as acadesine, that can be shown to reduce the surgical complications of stroke, heart failure and death that can accompany CABG would not only ... of medicines, adenosine regulating agents, to prevent the perioperative complications of surgery and improve the treatment and outcomes of acute cardiovascular ...

Angiotech announces additional diameters of sutures to further expand its Quill(TM) SRS PDO product line

... including: Potential to improve patient outcomes: - Minimizes complications associated with knots - Potential to improve wound healing - May ... develops and markets innovative treatment solutions for diseases or complications associated with medical device implants, surgical interventions and acute ...

ETC Biomedical Announces Chamber Sale in India

... and efficient. ETC chambers remain the leader in providing a patient friendly pressurization alternative (Smooth Ride(TM) ) that minimizes complications due to middle ear and sinus barotraumas without increasing compression time. In addition, with Smooth-Ride(TM) you obtain a smoother decompression ...

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces filing of shelf-registration statement

... medical device company with over 1,500 dedicated employees. Angiotech discovers, develops and markets innovative treatment solutions for diseases or complications associated with medical device implants, surgical interventions and acute injury. To find out more about Angiotech (NASDAQ: ANPI , TSX: ANP), ...

NewBridge Pharmaceuticals Announces Licensing of Pylera(R) for Middle East, Africa, Turkey & Caspian Region

... to treat gastrointestinal diseases and disorders, such as inflammatory bowel disease, cholestatic liver diseases, irritable bowel syndrome, and complications related to pancreatic insufficiency. Axcan's products are marketed by its own dedicated and specialized sales forces both in North America and the ...

Environmental Tectonics Corporation Announces Promotion of Don R. Webber to VP of Sales for their BioMedical Division

... and efficient. ETC chambers remain the leader in providing a patient friendly pressurization alternative (Smooth Ride(TM)) that minimizes complications due to middle ear and sinus barotraumas without increasing compression time. In addition, with Smooth-Ride(TM) you obtain a smoother decompression ...

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals announces FDA approval of TAXUS(R) Liberte(R) Long Stent

... medical device company with over 1,500 dedicated employees. Angiotech discovers, develops and markets innovative treatment solutions for diseases or complications associated with medical device implants, surgical interventions and acute injury. To find out more about Angiotech (NASDAQ: ANPI , TSX: ANP), ...

Magellan Diagnostic Businesses to Feature Automated Systems and Diagnostic Tests at Clinical Lab Expo

... test to help boost screening rates and improve their HEDIS report cards. As a CLIA-waived test, the LeadCare II system removes all the complications formerly associated with blood-lead testing -- waiting days for lab results, spending precious staff time and resources trying to contact patients ...

Chimerix, Inc. Appoints Kenneth I. Moch Chief Operating Officer

... CMX001, has shown promise as a broad-spectrum antiviral drug and is currently being developed as a biodefense agent for the treatment of smallpox and complications associated with smallpox vaccination, as well as for the treatment of infections that cause morbidity and mortality in immunocompromised patients ...

Improving Transfusion Safety: Fenwal, Verax Biomedical Sign Agreement for Rapid, Point-of-Care Bacteria Test

... back to 1949 with the founding of Fenwal Laboratories. Fenwal developed the first flexible, disposable container for blood collection, eliminating complications associated with glass containers and allowing blood to be separated into therapeutic components. Today, the company's products and advanced ...
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