SYNTAX Analysis Finds Treatment With TAXUS(R) Express2(R) Stent System More Cost Effective Than Bypass Surgery in Patients With Complex Coronary Artery Disease
... the initial procedure, all hospitalizations, repeat
procedures and medication. Although initial ... patients treated with CABG surgery. The rate of repeat
revascularization was higher in the PCI group, although most procedures in the PCI group were repeat
PCI, with only a small percentage requiring CABG ...
Journal of American College of Cardiology Article Reports Fewer Repeat Procedures With Boston Scientific's TAXUS(R) Liberte(R) Stent
... Stent had numerically lower incidences of repeat
procedures to treat restenosis at two years as ... Stent, which had more than two times the risk of repeat
The Swedish Coronary ... Liberte, which compared favorably in rates of repeat
procedures to both 'olimus stents," said Donald ....
SYNTAX Analysis Finds Treatment With TAXUS(R) Express2(TM) Stents More Cost Effective Than Bypass Surgery in Many Patients With Complex Coronary Artery Disease
... complex disease -- and in whom the increase in repeat
revascularization for PCI versus CABG was ... 12-month follow-up was the result of the cost of repeat
revascularization procedures and higher long-term ... in patients treated with CABG. The rate of repeat
revascularization was significantly higher in the ...
New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results from Boston Scientific's Landmark SYNTAX(TM) Trial
... PCI patients were more likely to require a repeat
revascularization (mostly additional PCI) than ... 12-month MACCE (all-cause death, stroke, MI and repeat
revascularization), however, was significantly ... versus 12.4 percent, p=0.002), due to more repeat
revascularization in the PCI arm (13.5 percent ...
TAXUS(R) Express(R) Stent Shows Similarly Low Re-Intervention Rates in Patients With Diabetes Compared to Non-Diabetics in Arrive Registry Program
... of diabetes as a risk factor for restenosis
procedures in the patients studied," said Dr. ... are often at
higher risk for adverse events and repeat
stenting procedures," said Donald
S. Baim, M.D., ... more likely
than non-diabetic patients to require repeat
procedures due to a higher
incidence of ...
SCAI: CARDia Data Find Diabetic Patients With Complex Heart Disease Can Safely Choose PCI
... undergoing PCI or surgery, patients
required a repeat
procedure. The difference in repeat
between PCI and bypass surgery ... the surgery
patients are less likely to have repeat
revascularization procedures this
early, but it's ...
Large Study Gives Nod to Drug-Eluting Stents in Heart Attack
... appear to be any
trade-off in increased risk of repeat
MI or death," said Laura Mauri, MD,
MSC, an ... rate of
revascularization -- or the need for a repeat
procedure to open the
coronary arteries as a ... respectively, in the two
groups (p=0.002), and repeat
MI occurred in 9.5 percent and 11.0 ...
Drug-Eluting Stents Outperform Bare Stents in Heart Attack
... cardiac events (MACE) -- a
combination of death, repeat
heart attack, and repeat
procedure to open the
treated coronary artery -- ... by a 69 percent
reduction in the need for a repeat
procedure to reopen the treated coronary
Study Finds Repeated Episodes of Stent Thrombosis Common
... thrombosis with another stent hikes the risk of repeat
... patients can expect to
experience at least one repeat
episode. According to the Dutch Stent
Thrombosis ... analysis revealed three independent
predictors of repeat
stent thrombosis. Patients who had an additional ...
Surface Logix Achieves Objectives With SLx-2101 in Phase 2a Clinical Trial in Hypertension
... and effect on blood pressure in patients of repeat
of SLx-2101 once daily for up to 14 ... of action, without showing accumulation upon repeat
This allows for daily or on demand dosing ... of action,
without showing accumulation upon repeat
dosing. This superior product
profile allows for ...
Treatment with PEGASYS(R)/COPEGUS(TM) Provides Hope for Hepatitis C Patients Whose Infection Did Not Initially Respond to Peg-Intron(R)/Ribavirin
... -- Roche today announced final results from
study, which demonstrated that treatment with ... success with an initial
course of therapy. repeat
is an important study which adds significantly ... in REPEAT. "A significant finding from repeat
of the reliability of using a ...
Accent on Aesthetics Plastic Surgery Medical Center Selects Artefill to Meet Growing Patient Demand for a Longer Lasting Dermal Filler
... who are looking for a dermal filler that lasts longer and doesn't require repeat
injections. We believe we have had great success with the product over the ... materials that are completely absorbed by the body over time and require repeat
injections to maintain wrinkle correction. A skin test is required prior ...
Prometheus Announces New Findings Regarding Patients at Risk for Celiac Disease at DDW
... IBD Serology 7 tests within a two-year period. The overall rate of repeat
testing ordered was only 2.2%. The results showed high concordance between the original and repeat
tests; median changes in biomarker serum concentrations ranged between 2.2 ...
Boston Scientific Welcomes Publication of HORIZONS AMI Trial Results in New England Journal of Medicine
... adverse cardiovascular events (MACE), or its components, including death, repeat
heart attack, stroke or stent thrombosis at one year.
"The HORIZONS ... 8.0%, respectively, p=0.92), with comparable individual rates of death, repeat
heart attack, stroke and stent thrombosis between the two groups through ...
Abbott's Market-Leading XIENCE V(R) Shows Increasing Clinical Advantages Over TAXUS(R) Express2(TM)/TAXUS(R) Liberte(TM) Between Two and Three Years
... with XIENCE V continue to experience fewer heart attacks, deaths or repeat
procedures at the target lesion compared to patients treated with TAXUS ...
"In the clinical outcomes that matter most, such as heart attack, repeat
procedure at the target lesion or death, XIENCE V demonstrated a ...
Virtual Colonoscopies Show Value for Some Patients, But Polyps Will Be Missed
... is also insufficient to gauge the possible long-term effects of repeat
radiation exposure from CT colonography at the regular recommended ... do it the same day as the colonography was performed, the patient must repeat
the bowel preparation procedure for the follow-up colonoscopy.
Study Demonstrates Restylane(R) Effect Lasted 18 Months in 97% of Patients With One Repeat Injection
... data show that Restylane (R) lasted 18 months in 97% of patients with one repeat
injection. Restylane (R) is the only HA filler with an 18-month ... 97% of patients continued to show improvement in NLF correction with one repeat
Correction with Restylane (R) lasted for 18 months, ...
Sangamo BioSciences Provides Update on Company's 2008 Progress and 2009 Objectives
... of nerve health at 180 days post treatment.
-- Initiation of repeat
dosing Phase 2 clinical trials of SB-509 in stem
cell mobilization ... from this trial.
-- Presentation of top line Phase 2 data from repeat
dosing study of
SB-509 in mild to moderate DN (SB-509-601) demonstrating ...
GlaxoSmithKline Announces New Drug Application and Phase III Results for Rezonic(TM)/Zunrisa(TM) (Casopitant)
... in the control
population), with the clinical benefit maintained through repeat
Significant improvements were also observed in the complete ... The clinical benefit of all three
dosing regimens was maintained through repeat
The most commonly reported all-cause adverse events by ...
Eisai's Commitment to Oncology Demonstrated by Clinical Data to be Presented at ASCO Annual Meeting
... the prevention of acute nausea
and vomiting associated with initial and repeat
courses of moderately and
highly emetogenic cancer chemotherapy and for the prevention of delayed
nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat
moderately emetogenic cancer chemotherapy. Aloxi is the first ...
Tailored Clopidogrel Dosing Improves PCI Outcomes
... month after PCI in the combined rates of heart
attack, death, and need for repeat
procedures to open the coronary
arteries, with no increased risk of ... patients in the
tailored therapy group had suffered a heart attack, needed repeat
bypass surgery, or died, whereas 10 percent of patients in ...
TAXUS(R) Express(TM) Stent Shows Similarly Low Re-intervention Rates in Diabetic Patients Compared to Non-Diabetics in ARRIVE 1 and 2 registries
... the adverse effect of diabetes as a risk factor for restenosis
procedures in the patients studied," said Dr. Morris of the
Albert ... with diabetes are more likely than non-diabetic patients to
procedures due to a higher incidence of restenosis following
Evotec's EVT 101 Shown to Penetrate the Brain in Man and to Modulate Brain Activity During the Performance of Cognitive Tasks
... fMRI Study Completed and Reported Today Dosing in Four Week Higher repeat
Dose Study Completed
HAMBURG, Germany and OXFORD, England, March 28 ... Evotec has satisfactorily completed dosing of its four
week higher repeat
dose study conducted in France. Encouragingly, initial
findings regarding ...
CeNeRx BioPharma Announces Successful Completion of Phase l Clinical Program for Novel Antidepressant Agent Tyrima(TM)
... of monoamine oxidase A. The Phase l program
included acute dose, repeat
dose and fed-fasted studies. The results of all
studies were favorable, ... The Phase l program evaluated a range of Tyrima doses in 65 subjects.
dose study results confirmed the positive findings of the acute
dose trial ...
Trubion Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentation of Positive Data From Phase IIb and Re-treatment Studies With TRU-015 in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis
... mg. In addition, Trubion also announced presentation of data
showing that repeat
administration with TRU-015 was well tolerated and
resulted in a ... a grade 3 adverse event on
the day of infusion. Comparable Data Following repeat
Administration (ACR Presentation 309) The objective of the re-treatment ...
Surgery More Likely Than Angioplasty to Relieve Pain for Patients With Coronary Artery Disease
... are more likely to get relief from
painful angina and less likely to have repeat
procedures if they get bypass
surgery rather than balloon angioplasty with ... -- About 4 percent of patients who have bypass surgery undergo a repeat
procedure within 1 year, and 10 percent within 5 years. The need is ...
Largest Study to Date Shows Significant Reductions in Risks of Blood Clots and Reintervention With CYPHER(R) Sirolimus-eluting Coronary Stent Compared to Taxus Stent
... percent reduction in blood clots (p=0.004) and a
55 percent reduction in repeat
heart attacks (p=0.006) in patients who
received the CYPHER(R) Stent ... patients presenting
with a heart attack and patients being treated for repeat
disease in a
previously placed bare-metal stent, some of which are not ...
King Pharmaceuticals Showcases Data From Pain Pipeline of Medicines Designed to Deter Common Methods of Non-Therapeutic Use
... of multiple daily doses of the active components of ACUROX(R) Tablets, and to determine if tolerance to the effects of niacin develops after repeat
administration. Three groups of participants received different doses of niacin combined with oxycodone HCl, and the Side Effects and Symptoms ...
Investigational Genetic Test May Help Address Common Problems in Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
... be a useful biomarker for prostate cancer. Studies have shown that because PCA3 is highly specific for prostate cancer, it predicts the results of repeat
biopsies more accurately than traditional prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing.(5)
Gen-Probe's PROGENSA(R) PCA3 assay, which has been ...
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Preliminary Data From Phase II Bavituximab Lung Cancer Trial
... the combination of bavituximab, carboplatin and paclitaxel was completed. Eight of the 11 objective tumor responses were confirmed by at least one repeat
scan no less than four weeks after the criteria for response were first met.
Secondary objectives of the study include measuring time to tumor ...
AHRQ-Funded Study Finds Lower Risk of Death and Heart Attack in Patients With Drug-Coated Stent Implants Compared to Those With Bare Metal Stents
... University .
The researchers found no significant differences in the percentages of drug-eluting and bare metal stent patients who required a repeat
angioplasty or coronary artery bypass graft surgery (roughly 23 percent) and in the percentages of patients who suffered strokes or major bleeding ...
New Study Shows Probiotic Strain Effective in Improving Irritable Bowel Syndrome Symptoms
... most people with IBS."
"We know from consumer data that people who try Digestive Advantage Irritable Bowel Syndrome are more likely to become repeat
purchasers of the product than people who try 30 other of the most popular brands of digestive products sold in stores," said Marshall Fong, vice ...
DURECT Reports Positive Phase IIb Data from TRANSDU(TM)-Sufentanil Clinical Program
... that have involved over 300 patient exposures. These studies include evaluating wearing, pharmacokinetics, specialty populations, repeat
applications, skin abrasions, drug interactions and dose conversions. In addition, a non-clinical package comprising multiple animal safety studies ...
Freezing Prostate Cancer Does a Man's Body Good
... approaches do, noted the professor at the University of Central Florida . "You can go home on the same day of the procedure, and you can repeat
the treatment, if needed, in later years," said Onik. Additionally, Onik presented results of a 3-D biopsy method that provides superior information ...
Kensey Nash Announces IDE Submission for Cartilage Repair Device
... physicians perform approximately one million procedures each year to repair damaged articular cartilage in the knee and a majority of these are repeat
procedures, illustrating the ineffectiveness of current therapeutic approaches. Over time, debilitating osteoarthritis may develop in the afflicted ...
Circulation Publishes Pivotal Two-Year Results On XIENCE V(TM) Drug Eluting Stent
... our earlier findings demonstrating the excellent
angiographic and clinical results with the XIENCE V stent, resulting in fewer
heart attacks and repeat
The SPIRIT III trial demonstrated the following key results for XIENCE V
at two years:
-- A 45 percent reduction in ...
A Milestone in Cancer Genetics: deCODE Discovers First Common Genetic Variants Affecting the Risk of Many Types of Cancer
... bladder and prostate. Rs 2736089 is located in the gene
encoding the human telomerase reverse transcriptase (TERT), which directs the
addition of repeat
DNA sequences to the ends of chromosomes. Importantly, the
risk of these different cancers conferred by these two SNPs appears to be
SARS Vaccine Achieves Neutralizing Responses in First U.S. Human Trial
... as well as induce antibody and T-cell
immune responses. DNA vaccines contain no viral particles, are non-infectious,
and can be administered on a repeat
basis without unwanted immune responses.
Additionally, DNA vaccines have the potential to achieve proof of concept more
quickly and cost-effectively ...
Studies Examine Quality of Care for Hospitalized Sickle Cell Disease Patients and Effective Methods for Detecting Risk of Stroke in Children With This Disorder
... with normal TCD results (indicated by a cerebral blood-flow velocity of less than 170 cm/s in the internal carotid and middle cerebral arteries), repeat
screening every three to six months in children with conditional TCD results (between 170 and 199 cm/s), and every one to four weeks in children with ...
GSK Reports PROMACTA(R) (eltrombopag) Significantly Increased Platelet Counts and Reduced Bleeding in Long-Term Study of Patients With Chronic ITP
... of PROMACTA, every 2 weeks during the dose adjustment phase, and
monthly following establishment of a stable dose. If abnormal levels are
the tests within 3 to 5 days. If the abnormalities are
confirmed, monitor serum liver tests weekly until the abnormality(ies)
resolve, stabilize, or ...