CeloNova BioSciences Receives FDA Market Approval for Embozene(TM) Color-Advanced Microspheres Embolization Platform
NEWNAN, Ga., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- CeloNova BioSciences, Inc., announced
today that it has received 510(k) marketing clearance from the U.S. Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) for Embozene(TM) Color-Advanced Microspheres which
are indicated for the treatment of hypervascularized tumors (tumors w...
Few Women Hear About Uterine Fibroid Embolization Treatment Option Directly From Gynecologists
WASHINGTON, March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study presented today
at the Society of Interventional Radiology's 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting
shows of 105 patients in the Atlanta metro area, only 18 percent of the
women who saw a private practice gynecologist were told about uterine
Satisfaction After Fibroid Embolization Similar to Hysterectomy
Study finds the first is less invasive, has faster recovery
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Women with fibroids face a myriad of choices for treatment, each with its own benefits and drawbacks, which can make it difficult to choose the right procedure.
Now, a new study helps...
Terumo Launches the New AZUR(TM) Peripheral HydroCoil(R) Embolization System with Expanding Hydrogel Technology
SOMERSET, N.J., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The newest product offered by
Terumo is literally expanding the company's interventional device
Terumo Interventional Systems announces the launch of the AZUR
Peripheral HydroCoil Embolization
System for the occlusion of blood
Uterine Fibroid Embolization Gaining Popularity
Women suffering from back pain, pelvic pressure, frequent urination or abnormal periods, uterine fibroids could be to blame. Fibroids are non-cancerous growths found in the uterus and can// range in size from very small to the size of a cantaloupe or larger. Now, there’s an improvement to uterine f...
Avoiding Hysterectomy: Major Interventional Radiology E-collection Info Available
... Assembles Major Studies of Uterine Artery embolization
Over Past Two Years; Treatment Replaces Need for T...ever, most women are candidates for uterine artery embolization
(also called uterine fibroid embolization). "Uterine artery embolization
is a treatment method for fibroids that is relativ...
Virginia Interventional and Vascular Associates Offers Alternative to Hysterectomy for Uterine Fibroids
... National OB-GYN Group States Uterine Artery embolization
'Safe and Effective' for Appropriately Selected Pa...VA) doctors following a bulletin on uterine artery embolization
by The American College of Obstetricians and Gynec...d on long- and short-term outcomes, uterine artery embolization
is a safe and effective option for appropriately s...
American Heart Association Statement Gives Guidance on Minimally Invasive Procedures to Treat Diseased Brain Vessels
The new statement, published in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association , addresses the use of stenting, coil embolization
(using metal coils to close off abnormal blood vessels), in-artery delivery of clot busting drugs, and mechanical clot-removing devices for the treatm...
New Device Treats Common Heart Rhythm Disorder
... with this novel device will be very attractive and provide patients with atrial fibrillation effective, long-term protection from stroke and systemic embolization
without the bleeding risks associated with warfarin."
For more information on atrial fibrillation, visit the American Heart...
NeuroVasx Receives CE Mark for cPAX Aneurysm Treatment System
...ic stroke, announced today that it has received CE Mark for the cPAX Aneurysm Treatment System. The cPAX System is a minimally invasive device for the embolization
of cerebral aneurysms, abnormal bulges or sacs in the wall of an artery in the brain. If ruptured, aneurysms can result in massive intracranial bleedi...
Embolization in Medical Technology
Society of Interventional Radiology Applauds Report's Uterine Fibroid Embolization Recommendations
Practice Bulletin for Obstetrician-Gynecologists States UFE Meets Level
A Evidence for Clinical Practice Change-Minimally Invasive Interventional
Radiology Treatment Is Safe, Effective Option for Women With Uterine
FAIRFAX, Va., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society of
Boston Scientific Welcomes Results of Brain Aneurysm Clinical Trial
...s is lower for aneurysm patients treated with coil embolization
compared to surgical clipping
NATICK, Mass., ...tracranial aneurysm treated with endovascular coil embolization
are 23 percent less likely to die within five year...al trial comparing the safety and efficacy of coil embolization
and surgical clipping in the treatment of ruptured...
Boston Scientific Begins Clinical Trial for Next-Generation Nitinol Stent to Treat Iliac Artery Disease
...eral product lines feature technologies used to diagnose and treat peripheral disease, including stents, balloon catheters, sheaths, wires, peripheral embolization
solutions and vena cava filters. This advanced product portfolio offers physicians a range of peripheral stent indications, including the Carotid Wal...
Video: ev3 Inc. Announces First Patient Enrollments in DEFINITIVE LE Post-Market Study
...nterventional technologies used today - peripheral angioplasty balloons, stents, plaque excision systems, embolic protection devices, liquid embolics, embolization
coils, thrombectomy catheters and occlusion balloons. More information about the company and its products can be found at www.ev3.net .
Atritech to Participate in Late-Breaking Clinical Trial Presentation at American College of Cardiology Meeting
...ion (a heart condition which causes the upper
chambers of the heart to beat too rapidly) are at a significantly greater risk
of having a stroke due to embolization
of clots that may form in the LAA.
Typically these patients require blood thinning medications to prevent these
clots from forming in the heart. Curr...
Chemoembolization Improving as Liver Cancer Treatment
...ovement over traditional chemoembolization."
Researchers at the Europea...te of Oncology in Milan, Italy, are studying using embolization
without the chemotherapy for liver cancer. The st...nt of them are still alive.
"One concern with embolization
is that blocking the tumor feeding vessels in some...
MGuard(TM) Coronary Stent System Approved in Israel
... MI patients. The
GUARD study has reached 18 patients (out of the 60 planned) with acute STEMI
who received the MGuard stent with no additional distal embolization
aspiration device. The primary endpoint is ST resolution and TIMI flow, and
follow up is up to six months. The study's primary endpoints are comple...
FDA Clears ExAblate Fertility Enhancement Study in Women With Uterine Fibroids
...nged menstrual bleeding, anaemia, pain, pressure and often
infertility. Existing treatment options include hysterectomy, myomectomy
and uterine artery embolization
that are invasive and minimally invasive,
involving hospitalization and several weeks of recovery time. ExAblate is
an outpatient procedure and patien...
CeloNova BioSciences Announces Positive Results from European Study of Embozene(TM) Microspheres for Treatment of Uterine Fibroids
...ffects of fibroids such as pain and heavy menstrual bleeding were
significantly reduced while the patients' quality of life improved
is a minimally invasive procedure for uterine fibroids
during which an Interventional Radiologist injects microspheres through a
tiny catheter to the ...
Video: The Arizona Heart Institute Announces the Largest Worldwide Experience with Endoluminal Grafting to Treat Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Related Pathologies
...ng ulcers (34; 10.5%), pseudoaneurysms (26;
8%), transections (11; 3.4%), aorto- bronchial fistulas (9; 2.8%),
aorto-esophageal fistulas (1; 0.3%) and embolization
(4; 1.2%). One hundred
cases (31.5%) were non-elective and 49 (15.1%) were ruptures. All patients
received a follow-up evaluation at six months and ye...
Embolization in Medical Products
Onyx® Liquid Embolic System
Description:... Onyx Liquid Embolic System is a device utilized for the pre-surgical embolization
of arteriovenous malformations (AVMs)....
Sequitor Steerable Guidewire
Description:...ature for various interventional procedures, including both uterine fibroid embolization
of hypervascularized tumors, such as liver tumors....
Company:BioSphere Medical, Inc.
Matrix Detachable Coils
Description:...lusion is only the beginning... Matrix Detachable Coils are intended for embolization
of those intracranial aneurysms that -- because of their morphology, their ... operative techniques, or b) inoperable. Matrix Coils are also intended for embolization
of other neurovascular abnormalities such as arteriovenous malformations an...
Company:Boston Scientific Corporation
GDC Detachable Coils
Description:... The Guglielmi Detachable Coil is intended for: embolization
of those intracranial aneurysms that - because of
...es, or b) inoperable.
The GDC is also intended for embolization
of other neuro vascular abnormalities such as arte...rs a full complement of products for neurovascular embolization
of aneurysms. Our
extensive selection of GDC Coil ...
Company:Boston Scientific Corporation
Flexible Tapered Tip
0.026 lesion entry profile
Improved crossability for accessing tight lesions
Reduced potential for distal embolization
Radiopaque Marker Bands
Visibility and accurate positioning ...
Company:Possis Medical, Inc.
Embolization in Medical Dictionary
... Information for women about uterine fibroid embolization
from the American Academy of Family Physicians. ... Reproductive Health > Uterine Fibroid embolization
... Fibroids develop with the uterine wall..... What are the limitations of Uterine Fibroid embolization
(UFE) ... ...
...OHSU Hospital, medical research, Uterine Fibroid embolization
Treatment facility specializing in uterine fi... ... What are the limitations of Uterine Fibroid embolization
(UFE) ... Most women with uterine fibroids h...reated to educate patients about Uterine Fibroid embolization
(UFE), a non-surgical treatment alternative for ...
Atheroembolic renal disease
... Renal disease - atheroembolic Cholesterol embolization
syndrome Atheroemboli - renal Athero... Ather... Renal disease - atheroembolic ; Cholesterol embolization
syndrome; Atheroemboli ... MedlinePlus Medical Enc...: Renal disease - atheroembolic ; Cholesterol embolization
syndrome; Atheroemboli ... To understand athe...
...if not treated promptly. ... number (such as 911) if symptoms indicate you may have an arterial embolism . ... Arterial embolism . Symptoms: embolization
IN AN EXTREMITY ... Tests to diagnose arterial embolism or reveal the source of emboli may include: ... Introduction· Arterial Gas Embolis...
Embolization in Biological News
Avoiding hysterectomy: Major interventional radiology E-collection info available
...ever, most women are candidates for uterine artery embolization
(also called uterine fibroid embolization). "Uterine artery embolization
is a treatment method for fibroids that is relativ... a comprehensive list of all recent uterine artery embolization
articles, many of the major studies are included, ...
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology: New patient radiation safety guidelines
...nterventional radiology practice, emphasizes the need for increased diligence to safely manage the risks of radiation exposure from such procedures as embolization
(including chemoembolization for cancer); transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) creation for liver disease; and renal and/or visceral a...
Oh baby, interventional radiology makes childbirth safer
...ist at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Mass. embolization
is a well-established interventional radiology tec...control bleeding, if necessary) and uterine artery embolization
after delivery (if the placenta could not be deliv...s, 13 women (ages 28) who urgently needed embolization
to control bleeding after a C-section were referre...
Embolization in Biological Technology
First U.S. Implants of Newly Approved Embozene(TM) Color-Advanced Microspheres Embolization Platform
NEWNAN, Ga., Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Against the backdrop of a flagging
economy, bailouts, and bleak predictions, there is a biotechnology firm in
suburban Atlanta with a future as bright as New Year's Eve fireworks. Only
days after receiving FDA approval to market the Embozene(TM)
InspireMD Announce the Completion of Enrollment for the MAGICAL Trial (MGuard(TM) in Acute Myocardial Infarction) at EuroPCR '09. Results Will be Presented May 21st by Dr. Dariusz Dudek at the InspireMD Cocktail Reception Debate Chaired by Prof. Martin Le
...one is getting us closer to confirm MGuard's
important role in the treatment of acute MI patients, by providing a
comprehensive solution to the distal embolization
threat" said Eli Bar, CTO
and VP R&D at InspireMD. "So far, the MAGICAL Trial results are confirming
what we had experienced in cath-labs around t...
Terumo Interventional Systems Launches a Complete Line of Coronary Diagnostic Catheters
... strategic business unit of Terumo
Medical Corporation, directly markets a full line of guidewires, catheters,
introducer sheaths, guiding sheaths and embolization
products for use in a
multitude of different interventional procedures.
Interventional Radiologists, Interventional Neuroradiologists,
ev3 Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results
...terventional technologies used today -- peripheral angioplasty
balloons, stents, plaque excision systems, embolic protection devices,
liquid embolics, embolization
coils, thrombectomy catheters and occlusion
balloons. More information about the company and its products can be found
at http://www.ev3.net .
Boston Scientific Announces Results for Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2008
... 88 81 7% 2% PERIPHERAL embolization
23 25 (3%) (6%) NEU... 272 260 4% (3%) PERIPHERAL embolization
68 71 (3%) (6%) NEU... 7 3 4 PERIPHERAL embolization
(2) (3) 1 NEU...
InspireMD Announces Enrollment of First Patients in the MGuard(TM) Acute Myocardial Infarction Clinical Trial Data Will be Used to Confirm Initial Positive Results
MI patients throughout the world," said Eli Bar, CTO and VP R&D of
InspireMD, "MGuard(TM) is designed to provide a comprehensive solution to
threat, during and post procedure. We are confident that
the GUARD Study will confirm what we have experienced so far in cath labs
around the world th...
Cardica Receives $1 Million Milestone Payment From Cook Medical for Development of Heart Defect Closure Device
...nnovative technologies for drug-eluting and bare metal stents, aortic and
vascular endografts, catheters, wire guides, introducer needles and
coils, medical biomaterials and contract
manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals, vena cava filters and other minimally
invasive medical devices for radio...
Desert Radiologists Welcomes Five New Physicians to the Practice
...y, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Mammography, Nuclear Medicine,
Positron Emission Tomography (PET/CT), Stereotactic Breast Biopsy, Uterine
(UFE) and Ultrasound. In addition, Desert Vascular
Institute provides a complete array of vascular services. For more
information visit http://www.de...
ev3 Inc. to Report 2008 Second Quarter Financial Results and Host Conference Call on August 1, 2008
...terventional technologies used today -- peripheral
angioplasty balloons, stents, plaque excision systems, embolic protection
devices, liquid embolics, embolization
coils, thrombectomy catheters and
occlusion balloons. More information about the company and its products can
be found at http://www.ev3.net .
ev3 Inc. Reports 2008 First Quarter Financial Results and Revised 2008 Guidance
...terventional technologies used
today -- peripheral angioplasty balloons, stents, plaque excision systems,
embolic protection devices, liquid embolics, embolization
thrombectomy catheters and occlusion balloons. More information about the
company and its products can be found at http://www.ev3.net .
Embolization in Biological Dictionary
... vena cava canal syndrome in Hodgkin's disease. ... INTRODUCTION Surgical interruption of the inferior vena cava (IVC) to prevent pulmonary embolization
was first suggested by Trousseau in 1868 and subsequently ... Superior vena cava syndrome information including symptoms, diagnosis, misdiagnos...