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First-Quarter 2008 Results Teleconference/Webcast for VNUS Medical Technologies Interrupted Due to Technical Difficulties

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VNUS(R) Medical Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: VNUS ), a leading provider of medical devices for the minimally invasive treatment of peripheral vascular disease, explains interruption of its first-quarter 2008 teleconference and webcast held y...

It's Never too Late to Get It Back! Aging Interrupted

Much research has shown that reduced calorie intake can increase health and longevity. //Professor Stephen Spindler (University of California) and his collaborators* have discovered that reducing calorie intake later in life can still induce many of the health and longevity benefits of life-long ca...

SXC Health solutions announces record second quarter financial results

...dicted levels, the retention of our key personnel, our customers continuing to process transactions at historical levels, that our systems will not be interrupted for any significant period of time, that our products will perform free of major errors, our ability to obtain financing on acceptable terms and that ...

Operation Rescue Announces 'Keep It Closed' Campaign

...rgency hospitalization. Records on file with the Nebraska Department of Heath indicate that Carhart has falsified entries on patient charts, interrupted abortions due to fatigue or exhaustion, engaged in personal phone conversations in the middle of abortions, and failed to train his staff on infection...

SXC Health Solutions announces contract with largest worker's compensation organization in the U.S.

...dicted levels, the retention of our key personnel, our customers continuing to process transactions at historical levels, that our systems will not be interrupted for any significant period of time, that our products will perform free of major errors, our ability to obtain financing on acceptable terms and that ...

SXC Health Solutions announces PBM contract with Presbyterian Health Plan

...dicted levels, the retention of our key personnel, our customers continuing to process transactions at historical levels, that our systems will not be interrupted for any significant period of time, that our products will perform free of major errors, our ability to obtain financing on acceptable terms and that ...

It's Time to Clean Up This Mess: Texas Surgeon Points Out Numerous Flaws in American Health Care Industry

... addressed. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Charles Peter graduated from Tulane Medical School and completed a Tulane general surgical residency that was interrupted by two years of duty in the U.S. Air Force. He has worked as an emergency room doctor in a small hospital as well as practicing general surgery in Hou...

Can lowering body temperature prevent brain damage in children who suffer cardiac arrest?

...m illnesses or as the result of accidents, such as near-drowning. When the heart stops working during a cardiac arrest, the body's blood supply is interrupted and cells are deprived of oxygen. Brain cells are particularly vulnerable to oxygen loss, leading to sometimes devastating brain damage in children. ...

Masimo Debuts New Rad-8(R) Pulse Oximeter to Largest Gathering of Sleep Specialists From Around the World at SLEEP 2009

...fected by chronic sleep disorders. Sleep apnea is a very common yet serious sleep disorder where a person's breathing is uncontrollably and repeatedly interrupted during sleep, resulting in very brief or prolonged periods of oxygen deprivation. Serious problems can result from the oxygen deprivation of sleep apn...

Stranger's Cell Phone Ring May Thwart Your Thinking

...aw on the screen were words or not words. They were not told there would be distractions, but there were. In fact, noises (including cell phone rings) interrupted the task about 20 times in each trial. The result? "All participants who heard a sound were initially distracted, no matter what the sound was. And...
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Swissmedic Grants Debiopharm Marketing Authorisation for Moapar(R), a New Therapeutic Avenue for the Treatment of Sexual Deviations

...th the decrease in testosterone levels, the treatment reduced deviant sexual behaviours in 35 of 36 patients with severe sexual deviations. In men who interrupted treatment, testosterone levels progressively returned to normal. About Debiopharm Group Debiopharm Group is a Swiss-based global biophar...

Swissmedic Grants Debiopharm Marketing Authorisation for Moapar(R), a New Therapeutic Avenue for the Treatment of Sexual Deviations

...th the decrease in testosterone levels, the treatment reduced deviant sexual behaviours in 35 of 36 patients with severe sexual deviations. In men who interrupted treatment, testosterone levels progressively returned to normal. About Debiopharm Group Debiopharm Group is a Swiss-based global biophar...

Bayer Announces Leukine(R) Data Presentations at 45th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting

...ances, nausea, vomiting, weight-loss, edema, and anorexia. If ANC 20,000 cells/mm3 or if platelet counts 500,000 mm3, Leukine administration should be interrupted or the dose reduced by half. Twice weekly monitoring of CBC with differential should be performed. Leukine therapy should be discontinued if disease...

Three Studies Presented at the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting Showed Response to Treatment with Campath(R) in Patients with High-Risk CLL

...mab. Median age was 63 years. Subcutaneous treatment was performed on an outpatient basis in 96 percent of patients and had to be temporarily interrupted in 65 patients due to neutropenia (27 percent), anemia (three percent), thrombocytopenia (eight percent), infections (36 percent), and was stopped ear...

Photos: Sentara Joins 4 U.S. Hospitals in International 'TARGIT' Breast Cancer Trial

...tands for TARGeted Intraoperative-radiation Therapy, could eliminate the need for six weeks of daily radiation. "Regular radiation would have really interrupted my life," says Cross. "Some women consider a mastectomy rather than facing weeks of conventional radiation," says surgical oncologist Dr. Richard Ho...

Journal of Clinical Oncology Publishes Leukine(R) Study Demonstrating Positive Survival Outcomes in Patients with High-Risk Melanoma

...s, nausea, vomiting, weight-loss, edema, and anorexia. If ANC 20,000 cells/mm(3) or if platelet counts 500,000 mm(3), Leukine administration should be interrupted or the dose reduced by half. Twice weekly monitoring of CBC with differential should be performed. Leukine therapy should be discontinued if disease p...

CellCept(R) and a Reduced Level of CNI Shows Trend Towards Preservation of Kidney Function Versus a Standard-Dose CNI

...lCept 3 g daily. Patients receiving CellCept should be monitored for neutropenia. If neutropenia develops (ANC dosing with CellCept should be interrupted or the dose reduced, appropriate diagnostic tests performed, and the patient managed appropriately (see DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION). -- Gastro...

Final Results of the CellCept(R) Spare the Nephron (STN) Study Show Maintenance Therapy is Associated with Improved Renal Function

...ing CellCept 3 g daily. Patients receiving CellCept should be monitored for neutropenia. If neutropenia develops (ANC CellCept should be interrupted or the dose reduced, appropriate diagnostic tests performed, and the patient managed appropriately (see DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION). -- Gastro...

Prostate Cancer Treatment Offers Results Without Side Effects

...ptoms include an urgent need to urinate (especially at night), a thin stream, discomfort above the bladder, blood in the urine, low back pain, weak or interrupted flow and pain or burning when urinating. Sometimes, prostate cells begin to grow abnormally, forming a tumor. Prostate screening normally includes a...

September is National Pain Awareness Month

...tients should be monitored frequently for evidence of cognitive impairment, hallucinations, or changes in mood or consciousness. PRIALT therapy can be interrupted or discontinued abruptly without evidence of withdrawal effects in the event of serious neurological or psychiatric signs or symptoms. Dizziness, nau...
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ENDO STITCHtrade; Short 10 mm Suturing Device

Description:... The Endo Stitch™ single use suturing device has application in endoscopic surgery for the placement of interrupted or running stitches in soft tissues. The Endo Stitch™ single use suturing device is available in 2 sizes: 10mm and 10mm short with the choice of...
Company:Autosuture

GORE-TEX Vascular Grafts configured for Pediatric Shunts

Description:... and better tissue approximation for use in neonates. Larger diameter grafts are used in the extra-cardiac Fontan procedure and to palliate or correct interrupted aortic arch. They are available in a wide range of configurations....
Company:W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.

MedicWare EMR Online System

Features:...emporary power loss Diesel generator backup ensures MedicWare patients medical record software and database are available, even when power service is interrupted over long periods of time ...
Company:MedicWare, Inc.

SuturTek360°Fascia Closure Device™

Features:...ing a curved needle from the tail, then pulling it from the point The needle always follows the arc of its own curve Places all types of continuous or interrupted stitches Standard taper point curved fascia closure needles and standard absorbable and non-absorbable sutures The surgeon retains complete control of...
Company:SuturTek Incorporated

INSORB® Subcuticular Skin Stapler

Features:... Subcuticular interrupted closure results in an everted closure with minimal tension on the wound edges No insult to epidermis Rapid, easy to usesaves OR time Eliminat...
Company:Incisive Surgical

WarmAir Warming Tube

Features:... No Interference The Warming Tube never has to be removed or treatment interrupted to gain patient access. Patient Comfort - Soft, spun bond, polypropylene material assures maximum patient comfort ...
Company:Cincinnati Sub-Zero

QuickThaw™ Model DH8

Features:...h basket. Set time or remaining cycle time is displayed in minutes. 14 time selections are available for programming cycle length. Cycles can be interrupted to check units or add more plasma without draining chamber. Polished stainless steel tank and baskets. Powder coated exterior. Chamber volume an...
Company:Helmer, Inc.

QuickThaw™ Model DH4

Features:...h basket. Set time or remaining cycle time is displayed in minutes. 14 time selections are available for programming cycle length. Cycles can be interrupted to check units or add more plasma without draining chamber. Polished stainless steel tank and baskets. Powder coated exterior. Chamber volume an...
Company:Helmer, Inc.
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Sutures

...are more ... Stay sutures were placed sequentially along the incisional margins every few ... bladder was imbricated with a second layer using interrupted 1-0 vicryl sutures . ... The use of nonabsorbable sutures for lifting lax, aging skin is an increasingly ... This determines the course and n...

Strokes

...s the treatment options and prognosis for people who suffer from a stroke , which occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is suddenly interrupted ... The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) is the leading supporter of biomedical research on disorders of the brai...

Myocardial Infarction

... Myocardial infarction , commonly known as a heart attack, occurs when the blood supply to part of the heart is interrupted causing some heart cells to die. This is most commonly due to occlusion (blockage) of a coronary artery... myocardial infarction n An occlus...

Infarction

...trauma, or vasoconstricted . Myocardial infarction , commonly known as a heart attack, occurs when the blood supply to part of the heart is interrupted causing some heart cells to die. This is most commonly due to occlusion (blockage) of a coronary artery... More about Heart Attack: Causes and s...

Endemic

...uvenile) Scientific name - Tanygnathus lucionensis ... Only 4 polio- endemic countries remain – Afghanistan, India, Nigeria and Pakistan ... been interrupted in the 4 remaining endemic countries, the risk to the rest of ... Kangaroos are endemic to Australia. ... The endemic religion of Easter Isl...
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Healing wounds with lasers, vehicles that drive themselves, other cutting-edge optics

...sion displays use comparable technology. A trace is swept horizontally across the screen, but instead of deflecting the beam up and down, the beam is interrupted or allowed to proceed toward the phosphor screen, where the trace shows up as a bright or dark spot. The display is then scanned across the screen aga...

March launch planned for ESA's gravity mission

... satellite. ESA's GOCE Project Manager Danilo Muzi commented that, "The team are really eager to resume the launch campaign and to finish the job interrupted last autumn. The launch in a few weeks time will be the deserved reward for all their efforts." GOCE is the first in a series of Earth observation...

Forsyth scientists trigger cancer-like response from embryonic stem cells

...CNQ1) channel, mutations of which are known to be involved in human genetic diseases such as Romano-Ward and Jervell-Lange-Nielsen syndromes. The team interrupted the flow of potassium through KCNQ1 in parts of the Xenopus frog embryo. This resulted in a striking alteration of the behavior of one type of embryon...

Remote technology sees through ice, snow and hot air to monitor power plants

... On Aug. 14, 2003, the power grid failure that left the northeastern United States in darkness surprised a country unaccustomed to interrupted electricity. Expectations of a plentiful energy supply in the United States contrast dramatically to the situation in some developing countries th...

Oxidative stress: Mechanism of cell death clarified

... signaling pathway, describing how oxidative stress is recognized in the body and translated into cell death". Since this cell death cascade can be interrupted at any single stage with the help of drugs, this pathway harbors promising targets for therapeutic intervention to mitigate the deleterious effects of...

Pacific shellfish ready to invade Atlantic

... Arctic Ocean warms this century, shellfish, snails and other animals from the Pacific Ocean will resume an invasion of the northern Atlantic that was interrupted by cooling conditions three million years ago, predict Geerat Vermeij, professor of geology at the University of California, Davis, and Peter Roopnari...

A gentle touch for better control, a quantum mechanical con, and milestone PRL papers

...cent Results on He3 below 3 mK: A New Liquid Phase? A. J. Leggett Phys. Rev. Lett. 29, 1227 (1972) Leggett describes in his Nobel lecture how he interrupted a holiday (because it rained on that day!) to meet with Robert Richardson at Leggett's office in Sussex. Richardson described the experimental results...

CSHL scientists identify cells that promote formation of lethal lung metastases

...living animals, the team was able to prevent mobilization of EPCs to the site of metastasis, and thereby inhibit the angiogenic switch. This, in turn, interrupted the process in mice by which micrometastases are converted into lethal macrometastases. Notably, increased survival was noted in the tumor-bearing ani...

Studies yield insight into the numerical brain

...us consisted of a different number that was either close to, or far from, the number being presented. The researchers found that this deviant quantity interrupted adaptation more if it was distant from the adaptation quantity than if it was closer--conclusive evidence that the subjects were processing numerical ...

Resistance to anti-HIV drugs in Uganda developed due to drug supply problems

...ent of all missed doses were due to treatment interruptions as opposed to the occasional skipped dose. Further, almost 50 percent of the participants interrupted treatment due to financial difficulties. In addition, at one point during the study period, supply of one product was halted due to customs issues. A...
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Growing Awareness and Increased Investments Lead to Growth of Biotechnology Applications in the Food & Beverage and Dietary Supplements Sector, Reveals Frost & Sullivan

... Crore in 2008. The market grew at 11 percent from 2007 to 2008. The market, which saw an increasing trend from 2006 growing at almost 12 percent, was interrupted by the global economic slowdown in 2007-2008. The end-user industry has not seen a major impact due to the recession. The United States, European Unio...

Victhom to Participate in the OneMedPlace Finance Forum

...s been engineered to integrate with the body's natural sensing and stimulation network and designed to closely mimic specific functions that have been interrupted or lost due to disease or injury. The Neurostep(R) is an investigational medical device currently in human clinical study in four clinical sites outsi...

Telik Announces Top-Line Results From Assist-5 Trial of Telcyta(R) in Combination With Pegylated Liposomal Doxorubicin in Platinum Refractory and Resistant Ovarian Cancer

...l/ -- Telik, Inc. (Nasdaq: TELK ) today announced top-line results from an interrupted Phase 3 randomized study of Telcyta (canfosfamide HCL) in combination with ...ial trial design provided for the enrollment of 244 patients. The trial was interrupted by a brief clinical hold, followed by a partial clinical hold from June 200...

AMDL Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2008 Results; Company Posts $5.8 Million in Sales With a Revenue Increase of 140%

...ded in support of the Sichuan Earthquake disaster relief efforts. Revenue loss as a result of the unshipped Domperidone and Goodnak were the result of interrupted distributor sales cycles also from the earthquake disaster. AMDL is working with its distributor network to accelerate the sales cycles for these prod...

New Aptivus(R) (tipranavir) Oral Solution Approved for Treatment-Experienced Pediatric and Adolescent HIV Patients

... all causality) through 48 weeks of treatment was 21 percent. Most of these patients had mild rash and 5 percent had moderate rash. Overall, 3 percent interrupted APTIVUS treatment due to rash and the discontinuation rate for rash was 0.9 percent. Discontinue and initiate appropriate treatment if severe skin ras...

SGX Pharmaceuticals Provides Update on SGX523 Clinical Trials

...re that was not anticipated based on the preclinical profile of SGX523. The interrupted dosing trial started at a higher dose than the continuous dosing trial and no patients are currently receiving treatment on the interrupted dosing trial. In the continuous dosing trial, patients are continuing to be...

MOVEit file-transfer software helps guarantee file transfer

... transfer can be retired automatically, a feature designed to assist when a server is down, a file is unavailable or a file fails its integrity check. interrupted transfers resume automatically by resending the untransferred portion of the file; a useful feature when transmitting large files, using unreliable ne...

Gender hormones may lend to social disorder therapies

...egulates emotions and feelings of pleasure. The UW-Madison study results imply that many factors, beyond steroid receptors and sex hormones, may be interrupted during the onset of social disorders, Auger says. Consequently, he hopes to focus on the potential role of another group of proteins - known as growth...

FERMENTATION BASICS

...ength of time between the stationary phase and the death phase is dependent on the microorganism and the process used. The fermentation is usually interrupted at the end of the log phase or before the death phase begins. FED BATCH FERMENTATION In the conventional batch proc...

In-Vitro Metabolism Studies Using Data-Dependent LC/MSn

... are closely eluting analytes with the same molecular weight. The data from an LC/MS analysis will have more data points (since it is not interrupted with MS n scans) to describe the chromatographic peaks better and reveal shoulders or minor peaks more clearly. Results...
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Chromatography

...unds are eluted with the eluent, the retention is usually measured as the retention time R t or t R , the time between injection and detection. In interrupted development systems like TLC the retention is measured as the retention factor R f , the run length of the compound divided by the run length of the...

Insulin

...nvince his director and the research was shut down. Israel Kleiner demonstrated similar effects at Rockefeller University in 1919, but his work was interrupted by World War I and he was unable to return to it. Nicolae Paulescu , a professor of physiology at the Romanian School of Medicine published simila...
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Spermiogenesis

...s ? Meaning of spermiogenesis medical term. What does spermiogenesis mean? ... spermiogenesis /sper·mio·gen·e·sis/ (sper′′me-o-jen'ĕ-sis) ... interrupted spermiogenesis is associated with an increased number of ... The spermiogenesis disruption found in the Ae2-/- mice resembles that observed ... ...

Motor neuron

...s ... Symptoms/Signs of lower motor neuron disease ... III. MOTOR NEURON DISEASE ... Adult motor neurons can die if axonal transport is interrupted near the cell ... A. Motor neurons in ALS. 1. Are sensory nerves ... The upper motor neuron axon extends all the way from the brain d...

Mendel

...Born to a farming family, Gregor Mendel had no aptitude for agriculture, despite ... Mendel eventually enrolled at Olomuc University, but finances interrupted ... ...

Introns

...s in the gene. ... Introns are spliced out. ... The discovery of introns also helped to explain the size of eukaryotic genomes. ... ... may be interrupted by stretches of non-coding DNA, called " introns " ... In a second step, introns are removed from nRNA by a process called RNA splicing. ... Int...

Aortic arch

...lt, see Aortic arch ... aortic arch ... interrupted Aortic Arch / ventricular septal defect signs,...d, including the aneurysmal origin of the ... interrupted aortic arch is a very rare heart defect that... supply the head and arms ... Pediatricians ... interrupted aortic arch . Secundum atrial septal defect. Su...
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