Navigation Links

Tag: "bypasses" at medical news

Decrease of 'Hunger Hormone' after Obesity Surgery

...geon creates a small pouch in the stomach and also bypasses a portion of the small intestine. Afterwards, patients tend to eat less--and lose weight--because they feel full on less food. But the surgery also appears to inhibit the production of ghrelin, thereby contributing to long-term weight loss. The find...

New !! “Designer” Gene Theray

... have now developed a “designer” gene therapy that bypasses the liver. The new therapy uses an adeno-associated virus, or AAV, which has been redesigned to avoid capture by the liver long enough to get to the part of the body needing the new genes.They’ve tested two forms of the virus in the laboratory and in...

Testtube Babies Born in Kenya

...ethical questions. IVF labelled as a method that bypasses the natural method of conception is still surrounded by controversy. ‘Creating life in the laboratory’, destruction, selection and modification of embryos in research are some of the issues which continues to haunt IVF. The use of IVF has opened u...

Less Invasive By Pass Surgery Proves Economical In The Long Run

...ong’s Grantham Hospital said that up to 40 % of 74 bypasses patients were diabetic. This shows that there is an increase in diabetic rate among the Asians especially Chinese. Hence the risk of infection is very high which are dangerous because during or after surgery the body's normal ability to fight infecti...

Poor Fitness Might Increase The Risks After Obesity Surgery

...small intestine directly to the pouch so that food bypasses the rest of the stomach and part of the intestines. The researchers found in their study that patients with a poor fitness level, almost 17% of them had suffered from a serious short-term complication due to the procedure, like kidney failure, clots,...

Heart Procedure numbers go haywire in an Ohio City

...e surgeon. The Elyria cardiologists do not perform bypasses as they are not surgeons. The bypasses are performed here by surgeons from the Cleveland Clinic. . But even in cases of extensive disease, ...

Obesity Surgeries Have Jumped Dramatically Since 1998

...urgery – which reduces the size of the stomach and bypasses a section of the intestines to decrease food absorption – accounted for 94 percent of bariatric procedures. ? The average hospital cost for a bariatric surgery patient stay, excluding physician fees, was $10,395 in 2004 as compared with $10,970 in ...

Major Gene Study Uncovers Secrets of Leukemia

...ly, causing ALL. “If we could design a drug that bypasses the roadblock to differentiation, we could push these cells to become fully mature B lymphocytes,” Downing said. “And then the body would recognize them as defective B lymphocytes and destroy them.” The other authors of this paper include William E...

Rare Brain Condition Linked to Obesity Surgery

...f a small portion of the stomach into a pouch that bypasses the first part of the small intestine and connects directly to the lower portions. Other types include surgery to "band" the stomach and gastric partitioning that divides the stomach into two parts. Singh now urges those who have undergone weigh...

Electronic Nerve Stimulator Enables Walking

... and colleagues at Case Western Reserve University bypasses the injured part of the nervous system and applies an electrical stimulation to replicate the signal that the muscles no longer receive. But the artificial system takes some getting used to. "There is a distinct learning curve," French explained. "...

1

Other Tags
(Date:9/20/2014)... "As a nurse, patients always ask me how much ... Tamaqua, Pa. "The reason that they cannot tell is because ... My invention enables them to check oxygen levels on their ... it easier to monitor the contents of an oxygen tank. ... is low. It allows changeovers to be performed under optimal ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... September 20, 2014 Plumbing construction ... out of 5, indicating a moderately favorable purchasing environment ... score reflects current and future pricing trends that will ... prices. Other factors that negatively affect buyer power are ... construction and the moderate switching costs. Buyers benefit, however, ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com is ... young star’s tour performances. She will visit many cities ... February until the 16th of April. , Click ... Honeymoon Tour tickets at QueenBeeTickets.com. , The star’s fans ... to see their favorite young singer in a live ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... California (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 Final ... have announced the release of the Information theme for FCPX ... would use to describe the Information theme,” says Christina Austin, ... easy to look so professional.” , Information features easy to ... the parameters of the environment. Change the background color, color ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... 2014 The first federal bellwether trial ... its third week in the U.S. District Court, Northern ... documents indicate that the week opened in the ... a DePuy Orthopaedics vice president, who discussed the clinical ... Pinnacle hip replacement. According to Reuters, the executive stated ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Plumbing Construction Services Procurement Category Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 2Health News:Plumbing Construction Services Procurement Category Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 3Health News:Plumbing Construction Services Procurement Category Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 4Health News:Discount Ariana Grande Tickets: QueenBeeTickets.com Delights Fans with Discount Concert Tickets for Ariana Grande’s 2015 Honeymoon Tour 2Health News:Today Pixel Film Studios Announced the Release of the Information Theme for Final Cut Pro X 2Health News:Third Week of DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Trial Focuses on Clinical Testing of Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant, Wright & Schulte LLC Reports 2Health News:Third Week of DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Trial Focuses on Clinical Testing of Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant, Wright & Schulte LLC Reports 3Health News:Third Week of DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Trial Focuses on Clinical Testing of Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant, Wright & Schulte LLC Reports 4
(Date:9/18/2014)... Sept. 18, 2014 -- Arizona turned its newborn screening program ... few short months, earning it the first-ever Newborn Screening Quality ... of Dimes presented Will Humble, M.P.H., Arizona,s Department of Health ... today. Mr. Humble established a policy of full transparency for ... newborn blood samples to the lab for analysis, and set ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... rabbitfish which have devastated algal forests in the eastern ... Mediterranean basin if their distribution continues to expand as ... by an international team of researchers led by Dr ... of the Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies in Spain, ... Members of the team surveyed more than 1000 kilometres ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... of the fish world, are the ideal animal in ... They,ve moved from the ocean into tens of thousands ... time changing their skeleton to adapt to the new ... of sticklebacks now have turned up one of the ... simple change in that gene,s regulation in a freshwater ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):March of Dimes honors Arizona with first-ever newborn screening award 2March of Dimes honors Arizona with first-ever newborn screening award 3Tropical fish a threat to Mediterranean Sea ecosystems 2Counting fish teeth reveals regulatory DNA changes behind rapid evolution, adaptation 2Counting fish teeth reveals regulatory DNA changes behind rapid evolution, adaptation 3
Other Contents