Irregular Heartbeat Tied to Alzheimer's Disease
...of years to see if it makes a difference," Day said.
One aggressive therapy is catheter ablation, in which a catheter is threaded into the heart to cauterize
the area where atrial fibrillation originates, he said.
"We should have a pretty good idea over the next few years whether this works out," Day sai...
Groundbreaking, inexpensive, pocket-sized ultrasound device can help treat cancer, relieve arthritis
...n following surgery.
Lewis suggests that his technology could lead to such innovations as cell phone-size devices that military medics could carry to cauterize
bleeding wounds, or dental machines to enable the body to instantly absorb locally injected anesthetic.
Lewis miniaturized the ultrasound device by i...
Experts from Penn's School of Medicine to present at ACC Annual Scientific Session
...s with this serious rhythm problem, they are less likely to be referred for atrial fibrillation ablation a therapy that uses radiofrequency energy to cauterize
the heart tissue around each pulmonary vein to keep abnormal electrical signals from reaching the rest of the heart and triggering the faulty rhythm ...
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New insights into how lasers cut flesh
...gths cut by burning. That is, they heat up the tissue to the point where the chemical bonds holding it together break down. Because they automatically cauterize
the cuts that they make, infrared lasers are used frequently for surgery in areas where there is a lot of bleeding.
Shorter wavelength lasers in ...