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King joins Hattiesburg Clinic Vascular Specialists

King provides preoperative and postoperative care for vascular surgery patients. She also provides follow-up and management for chronic vascular disease. King received her Bachelor of Science in ...

Source: Mississippi Business Journal
Published: 15 Feb 2019

War Doctor by David Nott review – surgery on the front line

Why would he so willingly put himself in the path of danger? Part of it, he says, is altruism – a simple desire to save lives and put his skills in general and vascular surgery to the best possible use. However, his first trip to Sarajevo reveals another ...

Source: The Guardian
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Heart and Vascular with Dr. Haqqani: The impact of gout on heart disease

Please submit your questions to Dr. Haqqani by e-mail at Dr. Omar P. Haqqani is the chief of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Vascular Health Clinics in Midland:

Source: Midland Daily News
Published: 11 Feb 2019

CAS outcomes similar to surgery in pooled analysis of asymptomatic patients

1) and overall survival (CAS, 91%; surgery, 90.2%; P = .923 ... CREST was sponsored by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, and Abbott Vascular. ACT I was sponsored by Abbott Vascular. Matsumura reports he received grant support ...

Source: Healio
Published: 15 Feb 2019

Major surgery for silent killer becomes needle pricks | Biloxi Sun Herald

"That has been the cool paradigm shift since my training," said Dr. Justin Nelms, chief of vascular surgery. Nelms used to perform open surgeries that would take four to five hours with a week of recovery in the hospital, plus rehab if necessary and a lot ...

Source: Sun Herald
Published: 10 Feb 2019

Cardiac Surgery Instruments Market to hit US$1,412.7 Million With Increasing Threat of Cardiovascular Diseases, Says TMR

By the end of 2022, the market will be worth US$1,412.7mn, predicts the report. Out of the various types of cardiac surgery instruments, the demand for vascular forceps is expected to remain high in the next few years as they are heavily used in various ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 06 Feb 2019

New Surgeon, Commander Takes Charge of Ga. ARNG MED COM

Hovis completed two deployments to Kuwait and Afghanistan as a flight surgeon and is board certified in general surgery and vascular surgery. Lt. Col. Scales has served in the Ga. Med Com since September 2017. A veteran of Desert Shield and Desert Storm.

Source: DVIDSHub
Published: 11 Feb 2019

Robotic Cardiac Surgery Helps Man with Rare Heart Tumor

Robotic Cardiac Surgery at Western Connecticut Health Network ... About WCHN Heart & Vascular Care February is American Heart Month. Now more than ever is a great time to think about your own ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Vascular Access Devices Market is Determined to Grow US$ 8.0 Billion by 2024

Vascular access devices are medical apparatus used to gain ... By End User Analysis this market is segmented on the basis of Hospitals sector, Clinics sector, Ambulatory Surgery Centers sector and Diagnostic Centers sector. By Product Type Analysis this ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 08 Feb 2019

Large Bore Vascular Closure Devices market is gauged to grow at a high CAGR 7.5% during 2018-2025 detailed in new research report

Large Bore Vascular Closure Devicess, vascular closure devices are medical devices used to achieve hemostasis of the small hole in the artery after a cardiovascular procedure of endovascular surgery requiring a catheterization. The main goal of a Vascular ...

Source: WhaTech
Published: 07 Feb 2019

Less anesthesia during surgery doesn’t prevent post-op delirium

The researchers defined major surgery as procedures requiring at least two hours ... gynecologic, urologic and vascular surgeries. Surprisingly, Avidan said, there were fewer deaths among patients whose brain activity was monitored closely and anesthesia ...

Source: ScienceBlog
Published: 06 Feb 2019

Sunday Sitdown: Dr. Jennifer D. Walker, chief of cardiac surgery, UMass Memorial Medical Center

Dr. Walker is the first female chief of the Division of Cardiac Surgery and surgical director of the Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence at UMass Memorial Medical Center. A summa cum laude graduate of the University of South Carolina, Dr. Walker ...

Source: Telegram
Published: 10 Feb 2019

Teleflex announces U.S. FDA premarket approval of MANTA Vascular Closure Device

TFX), a leading global provider of medical technologies for critical care and surgery, has announced that it received premarket approval (PMA) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the MANTA™ Vascular Closure Device – the first commercially ...

Source: DOTmed
Published: 05 Feb 2019

Baseline Ocular Characteristics of Patients Undergoing Initiation of Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy for Diabetic Macular Edema

Patients with diabetic macular edema (DME) have variable anatomic and visual responses to anti-vascular endothelial growth (VEGF ... to diabetes or for a history of any minor intraocular surgery, such as cataract extraction within 3 months of presentation.

Source: Healio
Published: 15 Feb 2019

Argon reduces the pulmonary vascular tone in rats and humans by GABA-receptor activation

The protective effects of argon and xenon on cellular integrity have been shown for numerous conditions being at high risk for organ dysfunction or poor cerebral outcome, e.g. cardiac surgery 3,4,5,6, cardiac resuscitation 7,8,9,10, transplantation 11 or ...

Source: Nature
Published: 13 Feb 2019

NARUS 2019: Vascular Injury Repair

Las Vegas, Nevada ( Dr. Rene Sotelo provided some of his knowledge and expertise on vascular injuries during urologic robotic surgeries. These frightening scenarios can occur in any surgery, whether open, laparoscopic, or robotic and in any ...

Source: UroToday
Published: 10 Feb 2019

Less anesthesia doesn’t stave off post-surgery delirium

The researchers defined major surgery as procedures requiring at least two hours ... gynecologic, urologic, and vascular surgeries. Surprisingly, Avidan says, there were fewer deaths among patients whose brain activity was monitored closely and anesthesia ...

Source: Futurity News
Published: 08 Feb 2019

4,000th Lifesaving Heart and Lung Surgery at UC San Diego Health

The surgery is a feat for the patient and the surgeon ... MD, section chief of pulmonary vascular medicine at the Cardiovascular Institute at UC San Diego Health and clinical professor of medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

Published: 07 Feb 2019

A new bundled payment trio: Cleveland Clinic, Kroger, Anthem target heart surgery costs

the Cleveland Clinic Cardiac Concierge Program will provide Kroger associates and their families access to complex heart surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Heart & Vascular Institute. 2. Debuted Jan. 1, the Cleveland Clinic Cardiac Concierge Program intends ...

Source: Becker's Hospital Review
Published: 06 Feb 2019

Man Has Rare Heart Tumor Removed With Robotic Cardiac Surgery

Robotic Cardiac Surgery at Western Connecticut Health Network Tony did ... about the cutting-edge cardiovascular care available at the Praxair Regional Heart and Vascular Center at Danbury Hospital and New Milford Hospital, and the Phyllis and David ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 12 Feb 2019

Medtronic extends partnership with MUSC for value-based care, including joint surgery: 5 things to know

2. In addition to further a partnership that creates a comprehensive vascular disease care pathway, the organizations aim to standardize a joint replacement care pathway program to address the CMS bundled payment methodology. The episodic care pathway aims ...

Source: Becker's Spine Review
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Research examines effect of RYGB on vascular health in diabetes

A study in Diabetologia showed that type 2 diabetes patients who underwent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery had a reduced risk for microvascular and macrovascular complications than those who did not undergo the procedure. Danish researchers used a cohort ...

Source: SmartBrief
Published: 08 Feb 2019

What Does a Vascular Surgeon Do?

Reviewed by Clifford Sales, MD. Going to see a surgeon for any reason can seem daunting. However, surgeons do more than just perform surgery, and in the case of surgical specialties, they can make sure you get the most precise care you need for your ...

Source: CareDash
Published: 12 Feb 2019

MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Long Beach Medical Center implants smallest pacemakers allowing cardiac treatment without incision

Serge Tobias, M.D., medical director, electrophysiology, MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute ... eliminate the need to have an incision and reduce the risk of having another surgery if a lead fails. Patients who are candidates for a single chamber ...

Published: 16 Feb 2019

Surgeon Pennington Moving to SGMC Professional Building

VALDOSTA – South Georgia Medical Center announces the relocation of the general, vascular and thoracic surgery practice of G.P. “Pat” Pennington, MD, PhD, to the SGMC Professional Building ...

Source: Valdosta Today
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Dr. Mark Filstein Shares How Modern Advances in Surgery are Changing Medicine

AI surgery has been successful in vascular repair. It is able to suture blood vessels which are no larger than 0.3 millimeters across. It has also been used for bowel surgeries and prostatectomies. As this technology develops, it will revolutionize ...

Source: Impacts
Published: 13 Feb 2019

Laminate Medical brings in $12m for dialysis vascular support device

“We are so happy to be a part of the company’s journey. I believe VasQ has a high potential to become the standard of care for vascular access surgery,” Asahi Kasei Medical prez Takeshi Himeno said in a prepared statement. The company said that it ...

Source: MassDevice
Published: 31 Jan 2019

Teleflex Announces U.S. FDA Premarket Approval of MANTA™ Vascular Closure Device

Teleflex Incorporated (TFX), a leading global provider of medical technologies for critical care and surgery ... Drug Administration for the MANTA™ Vascular Closure Device – the first ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 04 Feb 2019