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Azura Vascular Care brand rolls out in Northeast Florida

a national network of vascular care and ambulatory surgery centers. Our patients can expect the same great care from our highly trained team. Because we are strong proponents of patient education ...

Source: YAHOO!
Published: 16 May 2019

Vascular Patches Market Research and Development by 2024

Based on application, the global vascular patches market is segmented as vascular bypass surgery, carotid endarterectomy, and open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms. The report also bifurcates global vascular patches market based on end-use as ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 15 May 2019

Massachusetts General Hospital surgeon charged in drunken hit-and-run crash

THE DOOR FLEW OPEN. HE WAS BEEPING THE HORNET THAT VEHICLE. >> WATKINS’ ATTORNEY SAYS HE HAS WORKED AT MASS GENERAL SINCE 1986, HAS BEEN HEAD OF VASCULAR SURGERY THERE FOR SEVERAL YEARS , AND HAS NO CRIMINAL RECORD. IN A STATEMENT, THE HOSPITAL SAYS ...

Source: WCVB Channel 5 Boston
Published: 14 May 2019

Massachusetts General Hospital surgeon Michael Watkins charged with drunken driving after allegedly hitting pedestrians

Watkins is a vascular surgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital and attended Harvard Medical School, according to his biography. Officers were called to the intersection of Columbus Avenue and Clarendon Street just before midnight on Friday where two women ...

Source: MassLive
Published: 14 May 2019

TISSIUM Announces Publication in The Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery Detailing Preclinical and Clinical Evaluation of SETALIUMTM Vascular Sealant

TISSIUM, a privately-owned life science company developing fully synthetic, biomorphic programmable polymers, announced today the publication of its manuscript detailing preclinical and clinical evaluations of SETALIUM TM Vascular Sealant, the company’s ...

Source: The Press of Atlantic City
Published: 16 May 2019

Azura Vascular Care brand expands to Broward County

"This name change indicates that we are partners with a national network of vascular care and ambulatory surgery centers. The clinical team at Azura Vascular Care Plantation remains the same first ...

Source: YAHOO!
Published: 14 May 2019

Mass. General Hospital Surgeon Charged With Drunk Driving In Boston Hit And Run

Police found him in his car on Tremont Street shortly after the crash. Watkins is a vascular surgeon and has been practicing for over 20 years. Michael Watkins appeared in Boston Municipal Court ...

Source: CBS Local
Published: 14 May 2019

MGH Surgeon Accused of Drunken Driving, Striking Pedestrians

Dr. Michael Watkins, lead vascular surgeon at Mass General Hospital, is accused of driving drunk and purposely hitting three people as they were crossing the street in the South End last Friday night. Police said it happened at the the corner of Columbus ...

Source: NECN
Published: 15 May 2019

Injections of a novel protein reduced artery blockage by enhancing lymphatic vascular function in mice

vascular surgery and functional genomics. Researchers set out to determine how early exposure to the protein would affect plaque build-up that can lead to heart disease, and if the protein could reduce or even stave off blockages. They found mice that ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 14 May 2019

MGH Surgeon Charged With Driving Drunk, Striking Pedestrians

Dr. Michael Watkins, a vascular surgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital, was released on $1,500 bail after pleading not guilty Tuesday to charges including assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon and operating under the influence. Prosecutors ...

Source: WBUR
Published: 15 May 2019

'Highly regarded' Boston surgeon accused of striking 3 pedestrians in drunken hit-and-run

A Boston doctor described by his employer as “a highly regarded senior vascular surgeon” is now accused of driving drunk and hitting three pedestrians – and then fleeing the scene. Michael Watkins, who works at Massachusetts General Hospital ...

Source: Fox News
Published: 15 May 2019

Vascular Patches Market Trends, Analysis and Growth Forecast to 2024

Based on application, the global vascular patches market is segmented as vascular bypass surgery, carotid endarterectomy, and open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms. The report also bifurcates global vascular patches market based on end-use as ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 08 May 2019

IL-1 inhibitors may reduce radiation-induced vascular damage

The problem of vascular damage caused by radiation is increasing as more people continue to survive cancer. In addition to the increased risk of cardiovascular disease, there is also a greater ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 14 May 2019

LeMaitre Vascular to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

the vascular surgeon. The Company's diversified product portfolio consists of brand name devices used in arteries and veins outside of the heart. Additional information can be found at www.lemaitre.com.

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 06 May 2019

Radiation-induced vascular damage could be treated with IL-1 inhibitors

Martin Halle, senior physician at Karolinska University Hospital and senior researcher at the Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet ... Increased problems with vascular damaging caused by radiation The problem of vascular ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 14 May 2019

Local Surgeon Elected President of Florida Vascular Society

Deepak G. Nair, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.S., R.V.T., has been elected as the 2019-2020 president of the Florida Vascular Society. As president, he will lead an organization that strives to influence change in the care of patients with venous and arterial disease.

Source: Sarasota Magazine
Published: 07 May 2019

Vein Center At Vascular Institute Of Chattanooga Now Open

Dr. Coatti is trained in all aspects of vascular/endovascular surgery in both the inpatient and outpatient setting, and has additional experience in orthopedic spine exposure procedure. Prior to joining VIC in 2018, he practiced for at Shoreline Surgical ...

Source: Chattanoogan.com
Published: 15 May 2019

Mass. General surgeon arraigned in connection with alleged hit-and-run DUI crash that injured 3

Dr. Michael Watkins, 64, of Roxbury, the Boston hospital’s chief of vascular surgery, is accused of hitting the three pedestrians as they were crossing the street in a crosswalk in the area of ...

Source: WHDH
Published: 14 May 2019

Area surgeon elected president of state medical society

Locally, Nair serves as the chief of vascular surgery, chairman of the vascular quality improvement committee and chairman of medical education at Sarasota Memorial Hospital. He is also the immediate past president of the Sarasota County Medical Society ...

Source: LEGAL NOTICES
Published: 08 May 2019

MGH Surgeon Accused of Drunken Driving, Striking Pedestrians Placed on Leave

Dr. Michael Watkins, a vascular surgeon, was released on $1,500 bail after pleading not guilty Tuesday to charges including assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon and operating under the influence. Prosecutors say the 64-year-old struck three ...

Source: NECN
Published: 15 May 2019

Free seminar about weight loss surgery May 22 at Regional West

of Regional West Physicians Clinic-Surgery, Vascular Diagnostics. He will discuss the different bariatric surgery options available at Regional West, including laparoscopic (LAP) band, gastric bypass and gastric sleeve surgery. Bariatric surgery has been ...

Source: starherald.com
Published: 14 May 2019

Metro Vein Centers: What Are The Available Treatment Options For Vascular Conditions?

The vascular system is responsible for ensuring ... taking over-the-counter medication, or undergoing surgery. Metro vein centers are among the most trusted clinics offering various treatment ...

Source: The Koalition
Published: 06 May 2019

Surgeon John Falcone Finds Faith, Launches All-Star Christian Rock Concept Album

Falcone wears many hats - mostly a surgeon's cap during the day and a baseball cap at night. A husband and father of three, Falcone serves as a general, vascular, trauma and cancer surgeon at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital in Owensboro, Kentucky.

Source: KTVN
Published: 16 May 2019

Vascular surgery after firearm injury associated with increased morbidity and mortality

Researchers have found that among all hospitalizations that were due to firearm injury, patients who underwent surgical repair of their major blood vessels had the highest injury severity score (predictor of in-hospital death). Researchers from Boston ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 25 Apr 2019

Vascular Surgery After Firearm Injury Linked to Increased Morbidity, Mortality

One out of 10 patients hospitalized with a firearm injury will need to undergo vascular surgery to repair the damage caused by a bullet(s) to major blood vessels. Annually, approximately 88,000 Americans survive gunshot injuries and these injuries vary ...

Source: Medindia
Published: 26 Apr 2019

Vascular surgery after firearm injury associated with increased morbidity and mortality

Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) found that among all hospitalizations that were due to firearm injury, patients who underwent surgical repair of their major blood vessels had the highest injury severity score (predictor of in ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 25 Apr 2019

Vascular surgery after firearm injury associated with increased morbidity and mortality

(Boston)--Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) found that among all hospitalizations that were due to firearm injury, patients who underwent surgical repair of their major blood vessels had the highest injury severity score ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 25 Apr 2019

UB holds first annual Women’s Vascular Summit

“We see multiple research studies noting different outcomes according to gender or race, but nothing unifies the data or attempts to assess the role gender may play in vascular disease,” said Linda M. Harris, MD, professor in the Department of Surgery ...

Source: University at Buffalo
Published: 30 Apr 2019