AccuVein Vein Illuminator Receives European CE Mark
COLD SPRING HARBOR, N.Y., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- AccuVein LLC, maker of the AV300, the world's first hand-held, non-contact vein
illumination device, announced today that its medical device now carries a CE Mark, enabling the Company to commence European sales of AccuVein's AV300. ...
The risk of developing deep vein thrombosis during a flight is often overestimated
This release is available in German .
The risk of developing deep vein
thrombosis during a long flight is often overestimated. According to the German Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG), this condition is very unlikely in healthy travellers. When people wear a cas...
AccuVein AV300, First Portable Vein Illumination Device, Now Available on GSA Schedule
5-Year Contract Makes AccuVein's Device Now Available to Veteran and Military Hospitals
COLD SPRING HARBOR, N.Y., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- AccuVein LLC today announced a five-year agreement with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). This agreement brings the AccuVein AV300, the world...
Pharmacomechanical Thrombectomy Procedure Adoption to Accelerate Due to More Aggressive Treatment of Deep Vein Thrombosis, According to Millennium Research Group
WALTHAM, Mass., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, pharmacomechanical thrombectomy (PMT) procedure adoption will accelerate over the next five years due to growing physician interest in treating deep...
Published Study Shows VNUS ClosureFAST™ System Significantly Superior to Laser for Varicose Vein Treatment
Journal of Vascular & Interventional Radiology Cites Improved Recovery and Quality-of-Life with VNUS Technology
San Jose, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2009 -- VNUS® Medical Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: VNUS), a worldwide leader in medical devices for the minimally invas...
Get Sexy Summer Legs From Renaissance Laser and Vein Institute (laserandveinclinic.com) Courtesy of Your Health Insurance
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Though most people are pulling back on cosmetic procedures during the recession, the exception to the rule is insurance-covered treatments, like laser vein
removal . Unfortunately, most people who need to have their varicose veins removed do not eve...
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Published Study Shows VNUS ClosureFAST(TM) System Significantly Superior to Laser for Varicose Vein Treatment
Journal of Vascular & Interventional Radiology Cites Improved Recovery and Quality-of-Life with VNUS Technology
SAN JOSE, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VNUS(R) Medical Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: VNUS ), a worldwide leader in medical devices for the minimally invasive tr...
Heparin Use Prior to Endoscopic Vein Harvest Improves Graft Patency in Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Patients
Pre-heparinization Limits Clot Retention and Decreases Residual Clot Volume
SAN FRANCISCO, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- MAQUET Cardiovascular LLC announced today that data presented at the annual meeting of the International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery show that administ...
Bayer and Regeneron Extend Development Program for VEGF Trap-Eye to Include Central Retinal Vein Occlusion
Two Phase 3 studies to start in the second half of this year
BERLIN and TARRYTOWN, N.Y., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bayer HealthCare AG and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: REGN ) today announced that the companies are extending their global development program for VEGF Trap...
Trellis(R) Peripheral Infusion System Removes Blood Clots in Largest Reported Prospective Endovascular DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) Patient Series
NEW YORK, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Clinical data from a prospective
registry presented this week at the 35th Annual Veith Symposium shows DVT
treatment with the Trellis(R) Peripheral Infusion System from Bacchus
Vascular, Inc. (Santa Clara, CA) successfully breaks up the blood clot in most
APTA Supports Surgeon General's 'Call to Action' to Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism
Physical Therapists Offer Tips on Preventing Possibly Life-Threatening
Condition During Air Travel
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American
Physical Therapy Association (APTA) supports the recent "Call to Action" by
Acting Surgeon General Steven K Galson, MD, MPH to ...
338 Patient Pivotal Trial Demonstrates Safety and Effectiveness of Polidocanol Sclerotherapy Product for Varicose Vein Treatment
SAN MATEO, Calif., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BioForm Medical,
Inc. (Nasdaq: BFRM ) today announced that the pivotal clinical study of
Polidocanol, conducted in Germany by BioForm Medical's partner, Chemische
Fabrik KREUSSLER & Co. GmbH (Kreussler), successfully met the study primary
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ELVeS Endo Laser Vein System
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TRIVEX™ System Varicose Vein Treatment
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ELVeS™ (Endo Laser Vein System)
Description: ELVeS™ (Endo Laser Vein
System) from biolitec is a versatile, easy to use & complete system that allows you to treat all conditions resulting from venous incompetence. (ELVeS has FDA clearance to market in USA)....
VASOVIEW® HemoPro Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting System
Description:...idant VASOVIEW® HemoPro EVH system is designed to deliver a new level of performance in endoscopic vessel harvesting for both the saphenous vein
and radial artery. With simultaneous cut-and-seal capability, it lets you make a seamless transition to the future of EVH....
SpideRX® Embolic Protection Device
Description:...). The device also acts as the guidewire while performing percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty or stenting procedures in coronary saphenous vein
bypass grafts with reference vessel diameters of 3.0 to 6.0 mm. The safety and effectiveness of this device as an embolic protection system has not b...
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Babies switched at birth
...tial causes for questionable paternity are far more wide ranging and richer in scope than those for questionable maternity, and thus provide a greater vein
for soap opera scriptwriters to mine. Whereas questionable maternity can only be caused by error or malfeasance that causes babies to be switched at o...
...r anesthesia for longer than six hours. The patient may also experience seroma , a build up of fluid; dehiscence (wound separation) and deep vein
thrombosis (blood clots forming in the legs.) Rare complications include lymphatic injury and major wound dehiscence. The hospital stay for the p...
... lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes
Thrombosis - Phlebitis - Deep vein
thrombosis - Portal vein
thrombosis - Venous thrombosis - Budd-Chiari syndrome - Thrombophlebi...
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For other uses, see Vein
(disambiguation) ... Examples of such systems include the hepatic portal vein
and hypophyseal portal system. ... vein
n. Anatomy. Any of the membranous tubes that form a branching system and carry blood to the heart ... a vein
escaping from a chamber o...
Varicose veins are veins that have become enlarged and tortuous. The term commonly refers to the veins on the leg, although varicose veins can occur elsewhere. Veins have leaflet valves to prevent blood from flowing backwards... Varicose veins — Comprehensive overview covers sym...
...ein, as for drawing blood, intravenous feeding, or administration of ... vein
commonly used for venipuncture ? ... Venipuncture . Contents of this...ot attempt a venipuncture more than twice. ... 7. Select the appropriate vein
for venipuncture . ... 10. Perform the venipuncture ... ... skills,...
... Varicocele is an abnormal enlargement of the vein
that is in the scrotum draining the testicles. The testicular blood ve...e spermatic cord or the ... Varicocele is an abnormal enlargement of the vein
that is in the scrotum ... A comprehensive guide to varicoceles - ...
...full of twists and ... Varicose veins can form anywhere in the body, but they are most often located in ... View photos and find a varicose vein
treatment center. ... Varicose Veins Articles. Find a Doctor: Varicose veins are a very common condition in the United ... Varicose ...
... occur in men. ... renal cortex n. The part of the kidney containing the glomeruli and ... Where the renal artery ureter and the renal vein
enter or leave the kidney is called? ... ...
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Prosthetic vein valve designed to direct blood flow shows promising pre-clinical results
Engineers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a prosthetic vein
valve to help improve the lives of those suffering from a condition known as chronic venous insufficiency. The condition, which affects more than seven million people in the United States alone, occurs when valves in...
Fujitsu Expands Support for Ethernet Networks With New Additions to XG Switch Product Line
...s of America, Inc. currently offers products and services including hard disk drives, scanners and scanner maintenance, broadcast video products, palm vein
recognition technology and 10Gb Ethernet switches. Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc. is located at 1255 East Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA, 94...
Fujitsu PalmSecure Certified Under International Common Criteria Evaluation Assurance Level 2
...s a near-infrared light to capture a person's palm vein
pattern, generating a unique biometric template that is matched against pre-registered users' palm vein
patterns. This advanced, vascular pattern recognit...isk drives, scanners and scanner maintenance, palm vein
recognition technology and 10Gb Ethernet switches....
M2SYS Technology to Offer Desktop Biometric Technology to Kronos Customers
...ion that seamlessly interfaces with Kronos time and attendance applications. M2SYS' Bio-SnapON(TM) biometric software supports fingerprint and finger vein
identification, enabling Kronos customers to record employee time data with a single finger scan.
Kronos time and attendance applications work in...
ACS Technologies(TM) Selects M2SYS for Innovative Biometric Software
...velopment effort. ACS Technologies customers can retrieve member profile information with a single finger scan on a M2SYS fingerprint reader or finger vein
scanner, eliminating the need for passwords, barcodes, and PINs.
"We carefully evaluated a number of biometric software providers," states Marvi...
French Authorities Give Sole Approval to GMAT Exam to Collect Biometric Data to Advance Security
... examination that utilizes the new PalmSecure palm vein
identification technology. PalmSecure features a near-infrared light that captures a palm vein
pattern, generating a unique encrypted biometric t...atched against the pre-registered candidate's palm vein
pattern, thus ensuring the test taker is that cand...
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AccuVein and GSABC Enter into Purchasing Agreement for Vein Illumination Device
GSABC to Offer Members AccuVein's AV300 to Help Ease Venipuncture Process
UnitedPharma Named Preferred Blood Center Distributor for AccuVein AV300
COLD SPRING HARBOR, N.Y., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- AccuVein LLC today announced a three-year agreement with Group Services for America's Blood ...
FDA has Granted HUD (Humanitarian Use Device) Designation to ITGI's Pericardium Covered Stents, Over and Under(R) and Aneugraft(R), for Treatment of Perforations and Dissections of Native Coronary Arteries and Saphenous Vein Grafts
OR AKIVA, Israel, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ITGI Medical, Ltd.
(TASE: ITGI) a company engaged in research, development, manufacturing and
marketing of heterologous tissue covered stents, announced that the US Food
and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted HUD (Humanitarian Use Device)...
ThromboGenics and BioInvent Start Phase II Trial of TB-402, a Novel, Long Acting Anticoagulant for Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Prophylaxis
LEUVEN, Belgium and LUND, Sweden, February 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
- Trial to Assess the Benefits of Partial Factor VIII Inhibition in
Patients Undergoing Knee Replacement Surgery
ThromboGenics NV (Euronext Brussels: THR) and co-development partner
BioInvent International (O...
Gift Aids Professor's Research into Vein Treatment
A gift from a California company aided in the research of vein
treatment methods led by Dr. Sinjae Hyun, associate professor of biomedical engineering. Hyun used the equipment to develop a new medical device, which he will present this summer to his research collaborators and the company.
New MRI technique could mean fewer breast biopsies in high-risk women
...creening in addition to their yearly mammogram.
During a breast MRI, which lasts about a half hour, the technician injects a contrast agent into a vein
in the patient's arm. Over time, the contrast agent flows throughout the body, including the breasts. Because they are growing quickly, cancerous lesi...
Video: Varicose Veins, Much More Than a Cosmetic Issue, Can Prove a Health Risk
... visiting their doctors for other health symptoms, vein
Clinics of America is encouraging women to listen ...veins," said Iliana Portela, Registered Nurse with vein
Clinics of America. "To be the strong support our .... This is the result of faulty valves and weakened vein
walls and can lead to pain swelling and fatigue in...
vein in Biological Definition
List of anatomical topics
List of human anatomical features
Important publications in anatomy
History of anatomy...
C4 carbon fixation
...late , a simple organic compound that gives up its CO 2 to the Calvin cycle after being shipped off to bundle sheath cells surrounding a nearby vein
. After losing the CO 2 , it becomes pyruvate , and can be phosphorylated into PEP at the cost of a phosphorus group and one ATP . It can then ...
... sitting blood pressures are taken. Temperature is taken.
Access is setup. For patients with a fistula (a surgical modification to an arm or leg vein
to make it more robust, and therefore usable for high capacity blood movement required by dialysis) this means inserting two large gauge needles into ...
...ymers ( polysaccharides ).
The older name dextrose arose because a solution of D -glucose rotates polarised light towards the right. In the same vein
D - fructose was called "levulose" because a solution of levulose rotates polarised light to the left.
...a subcutaneous bolus dosage of only insulin is given instead of the pancreas releasing insulin and C-peptide gradually and directly into the portal vein
it is simply a nuisance for patients to inject themselves once or several times a day
it may be dangerous in the case of mistake (most especial...
...s an opening, called the hilus, which admits the renal artery , the renal vein
, nerves , and the ureter .
The outermost portion of...neys. The left kidney receives about 60% of the renal bloodflow.
: The filtered blood returns to circulation through the renal veins which ...
vein in Biological Dictionary
. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search ... The right pulmonary veins pass behind the right atrium and superior vena cava; ... In the circulatory system, veins are blood vessels that carry blood toward the heart. Most veins carry ...
... into venules . ... The capillaries are continuous with venules . Venules pool together to form larger ... Abstract and Introduction: Hepatic vein
thrombosis should be suspected when ascites, liver enlargement, ... occlusion of hepatic venules to fatal Budd-Chiari ... ... venous system c...
... The inferior vena cava (or IVC) is the large vein
that carries de-oxygenated blood from the lower half of the body into the right atrium of the heart. The superior and inferior vena cava are co...
...cutive patients ... Portal venous system aneurysms were rare in our study group but occurred more ... Introduction· Arteriovenous Fistula· Deep vein
Thrombosis (DVT)· Superficial ... name, but the pathways of the venous system are more difficult to trace than ... Some 75% of the blood volume...
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health, and more. ... A Leader in Vericose Veins Treatment. About Heroes...s require treatment and What treatment is best? Veins that ... Advanced vein
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Superior vena cava
... The superior vena cava is a large, yet short vein
that carries deoxygenated blood from the upper half of the body to the hear...perior vena cava ( sə′pirēər ¦vēnə ′kävə ) ( anatomy ) The principal vein
collecting blood from the head, chest wall, and upper extremities More a...