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Canonsburg Woman Undergoes Robot-Assisted Weight Loss Procedure at AGH

A Pittsburgh area woman has undergone a new, robot-assisted weight loss surgical procedure at Allegheny General Hospital. (Vocus) July 9, 2009 -- A Washington County woman is recovering well today after undergoing a new, robot-assisted weight loss surgical procedure at ...

Canadian cold/flu breakthrough remedy undergoes NCI-sponsored trial in leukemia patients

Cancer patients with their weakened immune systems are particularly vulnerable when the cold and flu season hits. To help, the U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) is sponsoring a landmark trial to see whether a unique Canadian cold remedy COLD-FX can help. The trial will examine whether u...

Cancer could return unless stored ovarian tissue undergoes adequate testing before re-implantation

Cancer patients who have been successfully treated for their disease face the prospect of its return if stored ovarian (or testicular) tissue is transplanted back into their bodies without adequate checks, according to researchers at two university hospitals in Israel. Writing in Europes leadin...

Bush Senior Undergoes Hip Replacement Surgery

Washington: Former US president George Bush has undergone a hip replacement surgery and is resting comfortably//. The surgery, which took place Wednesday, went well, the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota said on its website Thursday. Bush, 80, is the father of the current president. Hi...

Woman Undergoes Double Hand Transplant

The first woman to undergo a double hand transplant was ecstatic as she got discharged from the hospital.// The woman, Alba Lucia C, exclaimed "I'm doing very well, I'm very happy. I'm taking steps towards a new world after going through a totally different life. When I saw the hands after the oper...

Schwarzenegger Undergoes Surgery for Broken Leg

Actor and governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger has undergone surgery for his broken leg. Schwarzenegger broke his right femur while skiing in Sun Valley// in Idaho Dec 23. The surgery took place three days later and doctors used screws and cables to fix together broken fragments of bone. ...

Myanmar National Undergoes Successful Liver Transplantation in Delhi

Doctors in Thailand and in his home country Myanmar did not give him more than six months to live, but 63-year-old Yacoob Zamal found hope //and new life in a Delhi hospital which successfully conducted a live donor liver transplant. The businessman from Mandalay underwent a 10-hour liver tran...

PM undergoes health check-up

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday underwent a health check-up at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here. //His medical reports are satisfactory and he is in good health, according to an official of the Prime Minister's Office (PMO). "The prime minister reached AIIMS at abou...

A.Q. Khan Undergoes Successful Surgery for Prostate Cancer

Pakistan's disgraced nuclear scientist Abdul Qadeer Khan Saturday underwent a successful prostate cancer operation at the Agha Khan Hospital here. // Farhat Abbas, who led a team of doctors through the operation, expressed satisfaction over the operation, Geo TV reported. The 66-year-old...

Wily Old Man Undergoes A life Saving Operation With A Worthless Cheque

Roy Thayer’s underwent an emergency life saving operation by writing a no good cheque for a private heart operation.// It was reported that Roy, 77, was warned that the long wait in the NHS list might cost him his life, and he knew that there was no way he could afford to pay for the £6,500 s...

Males too Undergoes Hormonal Changes During Parenting: Study

Like females, males too experience sharp changes in their hormones once they start parenting, say scientists who studied the brain structure of small monkeys.// Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy and her colleagues from Princeton University studied the brain structure of common marmosets - small monkeys t...

A 24 Year Old Girls Undergoes Double Mastectomy To Prevent Breast Cancer

Becky Measures had a 90 per cent chance of developing breast cancer, due to an inherited gene but she wasn't prepared to wait//. In January this year she became the youngest woman in Britain to have a preventative double mastectomy and has is so happy to have done so. Becky a radio presenter ...

Surupsinh Naik Undergoes Angiography

Former Maharashtra minister Surupsinh Naik, sentenced to a month's imprisonment last month by the Supreme Court in a contempt case, today underwent an angiography at a private hospital//. Sources at the government's JJ Hospital, where Naik was admitted immediately after his arrest following c...

PM Undergoes Wrist Surgery, Returns Home

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh underwent a minor surgical procedure on his left wrist at the Army's Research and Referral Hospital here this morning. // 'The operation on the left wrist follows a similar procedure on his right wrist on October 13, 2005. This completes the procedure advised by ...

Pramod Mahajan Undergoes Third Surgery

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Pramod Mahajan underwent a minor surgery on Saturday as he continued to battle for life, a week after being shot at by his brother//. Doctors at P.D. Hinduja Hospital, where the 56-year-old politician was rushed April 22 after Pravin Mahajan shot at him from c...

Ontario’s Entire Drug System Undergoes a Revam

Ontario plans to revamp the drug system. Health Minister George Smitherman said that he would invest $3.5-billion more to improve the drug program//. He also said that he would introduce more changes that would make the drug system transparent and sustainable. They will also speed up the slow drug ...

Chandy Undergoes Surgery In Switzerland

Oommen Chandy, the Chief Minister of the Indian state of Kerala underwent a surgery on 28 January 2006 in Switzerland after injuring his hip after a fall. // He was visiting Switzerland for attending the World Economic Forum (WEF), with the object of promoting his state as an investment destination...

Pakistani Boy Undergoes Liver Transplant In India

A liver transplant operation has been conducted on a six-year-old Pakistani boy at the Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, Delhi. Hamza who underwent the surgery celebrates his birthday on 19 December 2005. // Anupam Sibal, Medical Director of the Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, said: 'The kid is still in...

Amitabh Bachchan - India’s Superstar Undergoes Surgery

Mumbai: Amitabh Bacchan the Indian superstar and probably the highest paid star in the Indian film Industry is undergoing surgery// at Lilavathi Hospital in the evening today. Mr.Bachhan who is 63, was first admitted to Delhi's Escorts Hospital and then flown to Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital on Mon...

Indian Prime Minister undergoes Minor Surgery in AIIMS

Dr. Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India underwent a Minor Surgical Procedure yesterday in All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). The procedure was done to ease the pressure on a nerve in the right wrist//. After successfully completing the operations the right hand was bandaged. Th...

AquaHydrate, First High Performance Sports Water, Targets So Cal Sports Market With Summer Event Support

...r to provide these ionic minerals, trace elements, and electrolytes. AquaHydrate is also one of the purest waters in the bottle water market, and undergoes a proprietary seven-stage purification process using a filtration system that is finer than the human kidney. About AquaGenus AquaGe...

World's First Deep Brain Stimulation Device Approved for Treatment of Psychiatric Condition in Europe

...neurosurgeon plus several other important specialties must be involved when selecting, treating and managing the long-term follow-up for a patient who undergoes deep brain stimulation for OCD." OCD affects 2 percent of the population and it is estimated that for patients with chronic, severe treatment-r...

Brain Imaging (MRI/PET) and Measurements of Proteins in Spinal Fluid May Improve Alzheimer's Prediction and Diagnosis

...t be accurately and practically sampled in broad populations using conventional techniques. This is because the hippocampus has an irregular shape and undergoes varying degrees of shrinkage during aging and when affected by disease, such as Alzheimer's. Conventional analysis techniques rely on the ability to a...

Latest Studies Show 'Junk Drinks' Pose as Many Health Threats as 'Junk Food' According to AquaHydrate Medical Advisor

...vide these ionic minerals, trace elements, and organic electrolytes. AquaHydrate is also one of the purist waters in the bottle water market, and undergoes a proprietary seven-stage purification process using a filtration system that is finer than the human kidney. About AquaGenus AquaGenus,...

Living Medical Textbook(TM) from Projects In Knowledge(R)

... of the science." All content is created by a team of medical writers, editors, researchers, and thought leaders in their respective fields, and undergoes a rigorous third-party peer review process to ensure scientific accuracy and integrity. Soon to move into the iPhone platform, and as a supplemen...

First Human Receives Cardiac Stem Cells in Clinical Trial to Heal Damage Caused By Heart Attacks

... After undergoing extensive imaging so doctors can pinpoint the exact location and severity of the scars wrought by the heart attack, the patient undergoes a minimally-invasive biopsy, with local anesthesia. Using a catheter inserted through a vein in the patient's neck, doctors remove a small piece of h...

Michael Jackson Get the Medical Facts Behind the Headlines at CelebrityDiagnosis.com

...and treatment of disease. Celebrity Diagnosis provides that deeper level of knowledge that is becoming increasingly necessary as our healthcare system undergoes fundamental shifts that make consumers ever more responsible for their own health. Celebrity Diagnosis regularly publishes short articles on disea...

CelebrityDiagnosis.com Presents Famous Patients As Medical Lessons

...and treatment of disease. Celebrity Diagnosis provides that deeper level of knowledge that is becoming increasingly necessary as our healthcare system undergoes fundamental shifts that make consumers ever more responsible for their own health. Celebrity Diagnosis regularly publishes short articles on disea...

JourneyLite of Houston Receives Center of Excellence Accreditation

...ive phase through the postoperative care and treatment process. In order to receive the Center of Excellence (COE) accreditation, each facility undergoes an onsite verification by experienced bariatric surgeons, who review the center's structure, process, and quality of data using the current ACS Bar...

Mercury in Mackenzie River delta dramatically higher than previously believed

...he Mackenzie River passes through the delta." "There are very few point sources for mercury in the Arctic," said Graydon. "Mercury is a metal that undergoes long range transport so the Arctic is getting mercury from a global pool." Graydon says the biggest contributor of man-made mercury pollution is coal-...

The First High-Performance Sports Water, AquaHydrate, Targets Military Market by Supporting Events Including 'Mud Run'

...al water to provide these ionic minerals, trace elements, and organic electrolytes. AquaHydrate is also one of the purist waters on the market, and undergoes a proprietary seven-stage purification process using a filtration system that is finer than the human kidney. Where to get AquaHydrate: milit...

MedSolutions: Accurate Diagnosis Is Critical to Reducing Healthcare Costs

....45 PMPM through Premerus by employing expert subspecialist radiologists in the accurate diagnosis of disease. Premerus ensures that each patient who undergoes a high tech imaging study is matched to a Certified Premerus Expert, who is a credentialed subspecialist for the relevant anatomic area or organ. ...

The First High-Performance Sports Water, AquaHydrate, Delivers Cellular Hydration and Electrolytes, Naturally

...portant for athletes who constantly lose them through sweat and muscle exertion. AquaHydrate is also one of the purist waters on the market, and undergoes a proprietary seven-stage purification process using a filtration system that is finer than the human kidney. Where to get AquaHydrate A...

NYU School of Medicine pathology researchers solve another mystery in B lymphocyte development

...nstitute, showed that the V(D)J recombinase, which consists of the RAG1 and RAG2 proteins, mediates this pairing and helps ensure that only one allele undergoes recombination at a time (a process known as allelic exclusion). In "RAG-1 and ATM Coordinate Monoallelic Recombination and Nuclear Positioning of I...

Kinovate Life Sciences, Inc. and Nitto Denko Corporation Announce Successful Development of NittoPhase™ HL High Loading Solid Support for Oligonucleotide Synthesis

...is increasingly believed that the yield of full-length oligonucleotide product is greatly influenced by the proper design of a polymeric support which undergoes roughly eighty chemical reactions in about eight hours for a 20-mer oligonucleotide. ABOUT KINOVATE LIFE SCIENCES Kinovate Life Sciences, Inc. is...

Study: Women with hard to diagnose chest pain symptoms at higher risk for cardiovascular events

...009; 3 pm Central Daylight Time) Many physicians are presented with the following scenario: a woman comes into the office complaining of chest pain, undergoes a stress test to evaluate the chest pain, and the stress test results suggest coronary artery disease, a condition in which plaque builds up inside th...

Latino Coalition Highlights Importance of Personal Health Records At Economic Summit

...t easier for Latino families to better manage their health and medical information, which becomes increasingly critical as America's healthcare system undergoes reform. That is why the MyMedicalRecords Personal Health Record will be offered to members and employees of The Latino Coalition," said Mr. Barreto. ...

Removing Medical Device Preemption Impacts Jobs, Health Care Costs, Patient Access

...ss considers legislation that would remove Federal preemption of state rules and litigation that exists for a small percentage of medical devices that undergoes the most rigorous FDA review. The report highlights the damaging economic, health and societal impacts the legislation would have on patients, medica...

Irregular Heartbeat During Angioplasty Could Raise Death Risk

... New York City. "Its helpful to understand the risk in terms of the intensity with which one monitors the patients," she said." Not everyone who undergoes angioplasty or other PCI will require a stay in an intensive care unit, Hochman noted. "This helps sort out who would be good for one place rather tha...

It's A Wrap: 'Get Screened' Video Contest Winners Announced

...t to air on Seattle NBC-TV affiliate KING-TV. The split-screen video depicts two scenarios; in one, a man gets a reminder letter to get a colonoscopy, undergoes the test and is informed that during the procedure the doctor had removed a potentially deadly polyp from his colon. In the other scenario, the same m...
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