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AcelRx Announces Perfect Performance of Handheld Component of ARX-01 Sufentanil NanoTab PCA System in a Phase 2 Study

...study included 30 patients (median age 68; range 51-74) undergoing elective unilateral knee replacement surgery. Patients self-administered 15 mcg doses of ARX-01...ase 2 studies of ARX-01 Sufentanil NanoTabs in patients undergoing elective unilateral knee replacement surgery and in patients undergoing major abdominal surgery...

Antidepressants aid electroconvulsive therapy in treating severe depression

...al learning centers in the left side of the brain. unilateral ECT is generally believed to cause less memory los...ilateral ECT, but some investigators believed that unilateral ECT did not treat the depression symptoms as well.... Researchers also found that using a high dose of unilateral ECT on the right side of the brain was as effectiv...

Misonix Announces Participation in 2nd International Workshop on Focal Therapy

...oma, with minimal incidences of urinary incontinence and reduced reports of erectile dysfunction. Additional studies for the ablation of unifocal and unilateral prostate disease, while maximizing the preservation of surrounding tissue, are underway at University College London Hospitals, London, UK. "F...

Two Studies at AACE 2009 Annual Meeting Highlight Effects of Welchol(R) (colesevelam HCl) on Blood Glucose and LDL-C in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

...irment (n=1) and increased sweating (n=1). Serious adverse events, all unrelated to Welchol, were breast cancer (n=2), and diabetic gastroparesis and unilateral blindness (n=1). In total, 15 patients had serious adverse events, which were considered not related (n=13) or unlikely related (n=2) to Welchol trea...

AZOR(R) Receives FDA Approval as First-Line Treatment for High Blood Pressure

... Impaired Renal Function In studies of ACE inhibitors in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, increases in serum creatinine or blood ...d. There has been no long-term use of olmesartan medoxomil in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, but similar effects would be expected w...

Health Care Workers Call on ARH Board Members to Meet, Develop Real Strategy to Deal With Hospitals' Bottom Line

...make sure these hospitals are there for our patients. But ARH's demands of unilateral concessions by the union do nothing to accomplish those goals." On Jan...latest in a string of actions by ARH aimed at rooting out the unions - from unilateral changes in policies to discontinuing long-standing personnel practices to r...

PET/CT may improve prognosis for patients with inflammatory breast cancer

...dy, published in the February issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine , researchers reported findings in 41 women between the ages of 25 and 71 with unilateral primary IBC who had originally presented with swelling, some pain and skin changes, such as rash and skin discoloration. A palpable mass was not evide...

FRC Condemns President Obama's $441 Million Bailout of International Abortions

...nniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade decision that has led to the loss of an estimated 50 million lives, President Barack Obama took unilateral steps to expand abortion at taxpayers' expense. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO ) In one of his first offici...

Delusions associated with consistent pattern of brain injury

...ase usually have significantly more right frontal lobe damage. Other research showed that Reduplicative Paramnesia and Capgras syndrome cases with unilateral brain lesions strongly implicate the right hemisphere, usually the frontal lobe of the brain. Among 69 patients with Reduplicative Paramnesia, lesions...

Ceasefire Broken in Democratic Republic of Congo; International Medical Corps Warns of Looming Humanitarian Catastrophe and Wider Regional Impact

...dding to the estimated one million people displaced by an escalation of hostilities in the region a year ago. Rebel leader Laurent Nkunda declared a unilateral ceasefire over the weekend, and so far it has held. However, a rebel spokesman has said the groundwork is being laid for a generalized war in the regi...
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AcelRx Announces Positive Phase 2 Results from a Study of ARX-01 Sufentanil NanoTabs in Treating Post-Operative Pain

... and efficacy of ARX-01 Sufentanil NanoTabs in patients undergoing elective unilateral knee replacement surgery. Additionally, an open-label Phase 2 study is curr...omponent of the ARX-01 Sufentanil NanoTab PCA System in patients undergoing unilateral knee replacement surgery. AcelRx Chief Medical Officer, Pamela Palmer,...

Ongoing Landmark ROADMAP Study Demonstrates Significant Improvement in Blood Pressure Control at One Year, According to Blinded Results

... Impaired Renal Function In studies of ACE inhibitors in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, increases in serum creatinine or blood ...d. There has been no long-term use of olmesartan medoxomil in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, but similar results may be expected. ...

New Data Shows Blood Pressure Reduction Therapy with BENICAR(R) and BENICAR HCT(R) Effectively Reduces Blood Pressure in Elderly Patients to Target Blood Pressure

... Impaired Renal Function In studies of ACE inhibitors in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, increases in serum creatinine or blood ...d. There has been no long-term use of olmesartan medoxomil in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, but similar results may be expected. ...

New Data Shows AZOR(R) (amlodipine and olmesartan medoxomil) Significantly Improves 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure

... Impaired Renal Function In studies of ACE inhibitors in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, increases in serum creatinine or blood ...d. There has been no long-term use of olmesartan medoxomil in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, but similar effects would be expected w...

AcelRx Initiates a Phase 2 Study to Evaluate Functionality of Its ARX-01 Sufentanil NanoTab PCA System

...imary objective of this open-label study is to assess the functionality of the ARX-01 System for post-operative pain management in patients undergoing unilateral knee replacement surgery. AcelRx Chief Executive Officer, Thomas Schreck, commented, "We have successfully completed two placebo-controlled Phase...

Video: Sirion Therapeutics Launches Durezol for Postoperative Ocular Inflammation and Pain

... day prior to surgery. The multicenter, randomized, double-masked, placebo-controlled, parallel-group trials were conducted in 245 patients undergoing unilateral ocular surgery. In the first study of 124 patients, Durezol or placebo was dosed 4 times daily (QID), while in the second study, 121 patients received...

Daiichi Sankyo Announces Clinical Study Data for Oral Factor Xa Inhibitor DU-176b

...nal oral Factor Xa inhibitor DU-176b reduced the incidence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) compared with dalteparin among patients undergoing elective unilateral hip replacement surgery. There was a statistically significant dose response in efficacy (P <0.01), and the observed bleeding rates were low across th...

First FLEXUS(TM) Interspinous Spacer Surgeries for IDE Clinical Trial

...d Johnson II and Dr. Rhett Murray. The FLEXUS(TM) Spacer is placed with a unilateral approach between two spinous processes with minimal disruption to the surro...roup Engineering Manager for Interlaminar Fixation. "The combination of a unilateral approach and a unitary implant makes FLEXUS(TM) not only a more efficient p...

New Study Shows BENICAR(R) (olmesartan medoxomil) Reverses Blood Vessel Damage Independent of Blood Pressure Lowering

.... Impaired Renal Function In studies of ACE inhibitors in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, increases in serum creatinine or blood ...d. There has been no long-term use of olmesartan medoxomil in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, but similar results may be expected. ...

Azor(TM) Reduces Blood Pressure in Difficult to Treat Special Populations

.... Impaired Renal Function In studies of ACE inhibitors in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, increases in serum creatinine or blood ...d. There has been no long-term use of olmesartan medoxomil in patients with unilateral or bilateral renal artery stenosis, but similar effects would be expected w...
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MODEL MS-001-000 T.E.O. ORTHOSIS

Description:...he 755 Motion Control Limiter All necessary screws and bushings It may be ordered in a complete kit with or without carrying case or assembled as a unilateral KAFO. Please specify size of AFO and...
Company:Becker Orthopedic

DJD II Dynamic Elbow Joint Distractor

Description:... rotation, while an integrated distraction mechanism prevents the articular surfaces from damaging each other. The DJD® II may be used in either a unilateral or bilateral configuration. This allows a great deal of flexibility for use and indications....
Company:Stryker Corporation

PMD 100

Features:...color display + flow velocity waveform. Embolus detection unparalleled by other devices. Comprehensive recording and playback of signals. Bilateral or unilateral configuration. Compact and portable. Full-featured color report....
Company:Spencer Technologies
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Scleritis

...derlying disease, treatment of ... Scleritis must be distinguished from other forms of inflammation that are less ... There were no cases of unilateral scleritis with bilateral orbital myositis. ... Diffuse and nodular anterior scleritis if treated early does not normally result ... If scle...

Retinal detachment

... detachment frequently presents late, ... 2. Exudative or serous retinal detachment (ERD), which results from fluid ... In cases of extensive unilateral retinal detachment , you may observe a relative ... Up-to-the-minute news coverage of national, regional and international news enhanced with a...

Quinsy

...m/ quinsy . Comments: ... Quinsy is the term used to describe a peritonsillar abscess. Quinsy produces a sore throat but it is almost always unilateral (on only one ... Nine had an imminent quinsy (unable to drink), one scarlet fever, and one impetigo. ... are severely ill (unable to drink, an i...

Papilledema

.... Increased intracranial pressure can occur without papilledema . ... The William F. Hoyt Neuro-Ophthalmology Collection is part of the Neuro ... unilateral Papilledema . Pseudo tumor cerebri (Various causes) Brain tumor choke ... INTRODUCTION Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) is also c...

Pallidotomy

...roventral Medial Pallidotomy in Advanced Parkinson's Disease Original Article from The New England Journal of Medicine -- Long-Term Follow-Up of unilateral Pallidotomy in Advanced Parkinson's Disease Finding a Surgeon, Finger Reattachment, Fluoroquinolones, Forehead Lift, Fracture Repair, Gallstone ...

Oophorectomy

... This may be combined with removing the fallopian tubes (salpingo- oophorectomy ) ... Endometriosis can be treated with an oophorectomy . ... unilateral oophorectomy (also called an ovariectomy) is the surgical removal of an ovary. ... In an oophorectomy , one or a portion of one ovary may be remo...

Limb

... highly skilled in providing limb preservation services to the Great Lakes region and beyond. With surgeons representing every orthopedic ... In unilateral limb ischemia, revascularization of affected side (n=8 legs) ... In bilateral limb ischemia, revascularization was performed on both sides (n=14 ....

Lesion

... ... Electron microscopic examination of the lesion did not demonstrate Birbeck granules. ... JOV article - Is residual vision in monkeys with unilateral lesion in the primary visual cortex like normal, near-threshold vision? by Yoshida, Takaura, & Isa List of 16 disease causes of Pigmente...

Hydronephrosis

...ydronephrosis . ... What is the difference between unilateral and bilateral hydronephrosis ? ... HYDRONEPH...ephrosis depends on the underlying cause. ... unilateral hydronephrosis is swelling of one kidney due...ated, the affected kidney may be permanently ... unilateral hydronephrosis . What is the Treatment for Urinar...

Hermaphroditism

... This concept covers TRUE HERMAPHRODITISM and PSEUDOHERMAPHRODITISM. ... Study of a twenty-seven year old man with penoscrotal hypospadias and unilateral undescended gonad who was diagnosed with lateral true hermaphroditism during an ... ... The older term for this condition, hermaphroditism ...
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Eastern Pacific tuna hang in the balance

...gical and economic disaster of a tuna collapse will not wait for member nations to work out their differences. Although some nations have opted for unilateral measures, these tend to be weak, are ineffective unless other nations are adopting complementary measures and undermine the credibility and effectiven...

Concentrating on different aspects of pain leads to breakthrough in migraine genetics

...ll of these findings depended on the newly discovered aspect of migraine genetics: different types of pain such as pain that pulsates or pain that is unilateral are more closely linked to specific genetic loci than general pain, Palotie states. In this study, researchers were able for the first time to con...

Thinking makes it so: Science extends reach of prosthetic arms

...a new movement. Its not very common to flex your chest muscle to close your hand or bend your wrist, said Kuiken. Quite frankly, most people with a unilateral shoulder disarticulation amputation dont wear a prosthesis at all: Its just too cumbersome. More moves While TMR is more intuitive and natural...

Endobronchial valve significantly improves emphysema

...lves were placed to exclude the entire diseased lobe had changes in FEV-1 of greater than 20 percent, he said. This is akin to the results achieved in unilateral lung-volume reduction surgery, without the risks of major surgery. Lessons learned in this trial can lead us to more effective targeting of regions in...

St. Jude announces breakthrough in eye cancer treatment

...guez-Galindo is a co-author of the paper. Retinoblastoma can occur as a unilateral (one eye) or bilateral (both eyes) disease. In the case of unilateral disease, surgeons generally remove the eye that has the cancer in order to ...

Relationship of brain and skull more than just packaging

...nostosis the researchers studied were early closure of the sagittal suture ?the suture that runs down the center of the skull from front to back ?and unilateral coronal craniosynostosis, early closure of one side of the suture that runs across the top of the head from ear to ear. Children with craniosynos...

Divergent mating systems and parental conflict as a barrier to hybridization in flowering plants

...tcrossers being "stronger" than selfers with regard to parental conflict. They contend that this competitive imbalance can explain a common pattern of unilateral incompatibility, in which pollen from self-incompatible populations can successfully fertilize ovules of self-compatible individuals, but the reciproc...

Neurologix announces positive results of gene therapy clinical trial in Parkinson's disease

...ctioned trial protocol, patients with advanced Parkinson's disease received unilateral (one side of the brain) infusion of AAV-GAD via a hair-thin catheter into t...ive of any Phase I trial is to demonstrate safety, the FDA's requirement of unilateral infusion of AAV-GAD allowed us the unique opportunity to compare treated an...
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Vertebral Technologies Receives Award for InterFuse(R) Interbody Fusion System

...eater Chesapeake Orthopaedics Associates in Baltimore stated, "The Interfuse device allows for a large footprint to be created through a less-invasive unilateral posterior approach, which provides spine surgeons the option of fusing a patient while potentially reducing tissue dissection and nerve root retractio...

Biotechnology Value Fund, L.P. Calls Special Meeting of Avigen Stockholders To Remove Incumbent Directors and Elect Slate of Stockholder-Focused Nominees

...l remaining value." Mr. Lampert continued, "In addition to the Board's unilateral expansion of 'golden parachute' payments for management and its unilateral adoption of the 'poison pill,' we are also concerned with the Board's appar...

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Results From a Phase 2 Clinical Trial of Sublingual Sufentanil NanoTabs(TM) in Treating Post-Operative Pain

..., double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, dose-finding Phase 2 study evaluated the safety and efficacy of ARX-01 in patients undergoing elective unilateral knee replacement surgery. In the study, 101 patients were randomized to receive either placebo or one of three different dosage strengths of ARX-01: 5...

Doctors in the US and Netherlands Using Fast RapidArc Radiotherapy Technology to Help Fight Cancer are Now Treating Tumors of the Head and Neck

... the central nervous system. At the Center for Radiation Therapy of Beverly Hills, Henry Yampolsky, MD, recently used RapidArc to deliver an unusual unilateral neck tumor treatment that avoided the opposite half of the 68-year-old patient's oral cavity, salivary glands, and neck. The treatment involved immo...
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Seminal vesicles

...inal vesicle invasion. ... The seminal vesicles are paired secretory glands just posterior to the bladder. ... seminal vesicles can be unilateral or bilateral. Bilateral seminal vesicle ... How the prostate functions in the reproductive system and ... Fluids from the prostate, the semina...

Optic nerve

...or optic nerve sheath meningioma? ... of the Optic Nerve Center well known? ... Bilateral optic nerve injury is much less frequent than unilateral injury. Hippocrates described optic nerve injuries in De Morbis Vulgaribus' as early as ... The optic nerve originates from the confluence ...

Olfaction

...se of smell, is the detection of chemicals dissolved in air. ... 1 Overview of the process of olfaction . 2 Receptors. 2.1 Receptor anatomy ... unilateral depression or loss of olfaction (anosmia) is most commonly due to ... Disorders affecting olfaction ... it particularly important to test olfacti...
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