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Preoperative HbA1c predicts mortality after vascular surgery

Long-term mortality risk may be indicated by HbA1c levels before surgery in adults who undergo surgical treatment for peripheral artery disease, according to findings published in the Journal of Diabetes. Torbjørn Jonung, PhD, MD, professor in the ...

Source: Healio
Published: 07 Dec 2018

Health chiefs u-turn over emergency vascular surgery sparks fury

Health chiefs will centralise emergency vascular surgery at one North Wales hospital less than a year after saying there would be no change in provision. The Betsi Cadwaladr University Health had committed to keeping emergency and inpatient treatment at ...

Source: Daily Post Wales
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Veteran denied surgery for rare condition that causes constant pain, severe weight loss

After almost a decade of tests at the VA that produced few results, Donovan sought outside care in 2017 from Dr. Richard Hsu, a vascular surgeon in Connecticut, who provided him with the MALS diagnosis. MALS is a condition in which a ligament in the chest ...

Source: WMBF News
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Peripheral Vascular Trends & Opportunities: Global Procedure Volumes Analysis Through 2017-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Peripheral vascular surgery includes a wide range of open and minimally invasive (interventional) procedures performed on the peripheral arteries and veins. The primary types of peripheral vascular surgery procedures are thrombectomy and endarterectomy ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Global Vascular Dilators Market Trends, Status, Market Share, Type, Revenue, Industry Players and Future Scenario Forecast Until 2025

type=S&repid=1938920 Vascular Dilatorsare manufactured with a durable one-piece construction to help prevent equipment failure during surgery. The global Vascular Dilators market is valued at xx million US$ in 2017 and will reach xx million US$ by the end ...

Source: Military Technologies
Published: 07 Dec 2018

3D printing for lung surgery

Dr Harinder Singh Bedi, Chairman Cardio Vascular Endovascular and Thoracic Sciences said his team used the help of a cutting-edge technology called 3D printing to conduct a life-saving surgery on a young man. The patient’s arteries and veins were ...

Source: The Tribune
Published: 30 Nov 2018

Doctor claims world's first in-human telerobotic coronary surgery in Ahmedabad

World's first such surgery was operated upon through a revolutionary and patented technology, Corpath, developed by an American corporate, Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. Using a hundred Megabytes per second (100 Mbps) internet network, this landmark ...

Source: New Kerala
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Predict Vascular Surgery Outcomes With This Simple Frailty Test

The Clinical Frailty Scale assessment can be performed in less than a minute and indicates likelihood of post-surgical mortality and loss of independence. Prior to vascular surgery, an easy nine-point frailty test can predict non-home discharge as well as ...

Source: HealthLeaders Media
Published: 26 Nov 2018

Rutherford's Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, 2-Volume Set. Edition No. 9 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

The "Rutherford's Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, 2-Volume Set. Edition No. 9" book has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Through nine outstanding editions, Rutherford's Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy has been the gold ...

Source: NBC29
Published: 13 Nov 2018

Who Should I Turn to for Vascular Surgery?

According to the Franklin Institute, a science museum in Philadelphia, the average human adult body contains more than 100,000 miles of blood vessels. This vast network of veins, arteries and capillaries reach every corner of the body, delivering oxygen to ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 08 Oct 2018

SVS: Diabetes can put patients at risk for vascular disease and limb loss

according to the Society for Vascular Surgery. In the United States, more than 30 million people live with diabetes. It is a major risk factor for peripheral artery disease or PAD, a disease the results from blockages that develop in the arteries of the legs.

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 07 Nov 2018

Oral curcumin shows no benefit in reducing inflammation following vascular surgery

A study of oral curcumin, the active medicinal ingredient in turmeric, showed no benefit in preventing inflammation and complications in patients undergoing elective surgery for aortic aneurysm repair, according to a large randomized controlled trial in ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 29 Oct 2018

The Future of Vascular Surgery

A diagnosis of vascular disease can be frightening. Knowing that you are in the hands of a meticulous and caring surgeon — like James C. Kitchen, M.D — can help put those fears to rest. Dr. Kitchen’s interest in vascular care began with the loss of ...

Source: The Herald-Dispatch
Published: 24 Feb 2018

Society for Vascular Surgery: Low-income vascular patients need understanding from medical professionals

CHICAGO, Sept. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Low income vascular patients, whose conditions are often chronic and debilitating over time, face complex life issues that deserve acknowledgment from medical professionals, says the new co-chair of the Society for ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 04 Sep 2018

R. Todd Lancaster, MD, MPH, Named Chief of Vascular Surgery

This post was contributed by a community member. Newton-Wellesley Hospital is pleased to announce that R. Todd Lancaster, MD, MPH, has been named Chief of Vascular Surgery. "We are thrilled that Dr. Lancaster has joined Newton-Wellesley Hospital to lead ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 24 May 2018

St. Luke's Vascular Surgery Associates Welcomes Julia Bates, PA-C

St. Lukes Vascular Surgery Associates is pleased to welcome Julia Bates, Physician Assistant. Bates received her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. Bates is board certified by ...

Source: Duluth News Tribune
Published: 22 Jul 2018

InspireMD’s CGuard EPS Prominently Featured at the 10th International Congress of the Polish Society for Vascular Surgery

Tel Aviv, Israel, June 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE AMER: NSPR), a leader in embolic prevention systems (EPS) / thrombus management technologies and neurovascular devices, today announced that study results on its CGuard™ EPS were ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 18 Jun 2018

Integrated Vascular Residency

The Integrated Vascular Surgery Residency at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center is a five-year training program that culminates in board examination eligibility and primary certification in vascular surgery. Our affiliated medical school is Case ...

Source: Case Western Reserve University
Published: 01 Jun 2018

Greater concentration on wound care will save NHS millions argues prof of vascular surgery

IT is estimated that annually the NHS treats over two million wounds at a cost of £5.3 billion and with tougher financial constraints being announced every year, there needs to be ongoing research to ensure the lack of finances doesn't affect the quality ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 05 Jul 2018

InspireMD’s CGuard EPS Prominently Featured at the 10th International Congress of the Polish Society for Vascular Surgery

Tel Aviv, Israel, June 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE AMER: NSPR), a leader in embolic prevention systems (EPS) / thrombus management technologies and neurovascular devices, today announced that study results on its CGuard™ EPS were ...

Source: ForexTV
Published: 18 Jun 2018

Tag: Vascular Surgery

Name of Clinic: Sirona Vascular/Marin General Hospital Contact Person: Wanda Zhao Address, City, State, Zip: 250 Bon Air Rd, Greenbrae, CA 94904 Phone Number: 415-235-9776 Email: zhaow@maringeneral.org Specialty Area of Clinic, Practice, etc: Vascular ...

Source: sites.duke.edu
Published: 07 Jan 2018