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Fewer Vascular Events Seen After Bariatric Surgery in T2D Patients

For severely obese patients with type 2 diabetes, bariatric surgery might help reduce cardiovascular events where medical management and lifestyle changes cannot, observational data suggested. Bariatric surgery recipients had fewer macrovascular disease ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 16 Oct 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 ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 08 Oct 2018

Recognising the value of life through vascular surgery

Originally from Panjim, Dr Nelson Menezes, Chief of Vascular Surgery at The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Brooklyn, New York, will be awarded the prestigious Walter Reed Medal at the Founder’s Ball on October 18, 2018. DOLCY D’CRUZ speaks to Dr Nelson ...

Source: Herald
Published: 13 Oct 2018

A surgeon injured or killed so many of his patients that he was sentenced to life in prison — here's how it happened

(A University of Tennessee attorney said Robertson could not respond to questions.) A vascular surgeon who operated at Baylor-Plano, Dr. Randall Kirby, said he met Duntsch soon after he started and found him to be an arrogant know-it-all. "I would see him ...

Source: Business Insider
Published: 06 Oct 2018

Seeking Vascular Surgeon in Salisbury, North Carolina – Department of Veterans Affairs

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job ...

Source: LemonWire
Published: 12 Oct 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

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

Zach Miller Underwent 'Urgent' Vascular Surgery to Save Leg

Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller underwent "urgent" surgery to repair artery damage in his knee after suffering a dislocation in Sunday's loss to the New Orleans Saints. The Bears confirmed the procedure in a statement Monday, adding the surgery was ...

Source: Bleacher Report
Published: 30 Oct 2017

Bears' Zach Miller (knee) undergoes vascular surgery

Zach Miller underwent successful vascular surgery and continues to be treated at a New Orleans hospital after suffering a devastating leg injury in Sunday's game against the Saints. The Chicago Bears released an update on the tight end's status on Monday ...

Source: NFL
Published: 30 Oct 2017

Seeking Vascular Surgeon in Memphis, Tennessee – Department of Veterans Affairs

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job ...

Source: LemonWire
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Journal of Vascular Surgery

Journal of Vascular Surgery provides vascular, cardiothoracic, and general surgeons with the most recent information in vascular surgery. Original, peer-reviewed articles cover clinical and experimental studies, noninvasive diagnostic techniques, processes ...

Source: Phys.org
Published: 23 Mar 2017

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Q3 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Subsequent to the quarter, the U.S. FDA approved XARELTO for a new 2.5 milligram vascular dose ... the Viper Prime system for minimally invasive surgery. Our performance in knees accelerated ...

Source: Seeking Alpha
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Society for Vascular Surgery elects new president

Dr. Bruce Perler was elected president of the Society for Vascular Surgery at the Chicago-based group's annual meeting in June. Perler, 65, will lead a 5,300-member organization, overseeing four governing councils, 26 committees and 400 members. He is a ...

Source: Modern Healthcare
Published: 27 Jul 2015

Vascular Surgery & Endovascular Intervention

The Central Maine Heart and Vascular Institute at Central Maine Medical Center supports the work of vascular and endovascular surgeons who diagnose and treat patients with circulatory system problems. These doctors are assisted by physician assistants who ...

Source: WGME
Published: 16 Feb 2016

Vascular surgery rotations at UC Davis Medical Center

The vision of the program is to provide residents with a comprehensive educational experience, “Total Vascular Care.” The concept of Total Vascular Care includes three axes. First, there is clinical competence, provision of the sound medical care and ...

Source: ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Published: 01 Jan 2012

Recent Events

Thursday September 28th, 2017, the "5th Annual Dr. Jerry Goldstone Endowed Lectureship in Vascular Surgery” took place. Our speaker was Dr. Benjamin Starnes from the University of Washington Medicine Harborview Medical Center, who presented ...

Source: Case Western Reserve University
Published: 01 Jun 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: CBS News 8
Published: 04 Sep 2018

Vascular surgery residency application information

Applicants are considered and appointments are made by the Program Director, subject to the rules and regulations of the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). Details of the NRMP can be found in the Directory of Approved Internships and Residencies.

Source: ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Published: 05 Dec 2011

Acer Therapeutics' Focus On Rare And Ultra-Rare Diseases: A Potentially Lucrative Business Model

Patients with clinical vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndrome were randomly ... own risks and accompanying health issues including risk of surgery, rejection of the transplanted liver, and the lifelong ...

Source: Seeking Alpha
Published: 25 Sep 2018

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

Subsequent to the quarter, the U.S. FDA approved Xarelto for a new 2.5 milligram vascular dose ... the VIPER PIME System for minimally invasive surgery. Our performance in knees accelerated ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Merck’s Broad Oncology Pipeline to Be Highlighted at ESMO 2018 Congress

LENVIMA, discovered and developed by Eisai, is a kinase inhibitor that inhibits the kinase activities of vascular endothelial growth factor ... risk factors such as prior surgery or radiotherapy were present. Permanently discontinue in patients who ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 09 Oct 2018

Case Experience

Thoracic aneurysm repair Thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair (TAG) Thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair First rib resection for arterial or venous thoracic outlet syndrome Treatment of thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS):arterial and venous, but not neurogenic

Source: Case Western Reserve University
Published: 01 Jun 2018

KHN Morning Briefing

Brown says Buehler, an orthopedic surgeon by trade ... About 60 percent are due to diabetes, peripheral vascular disease and flesh-eating bacterial infections, according to Susan Gregg, the ...

Source: Kaiser Health News
Published: 17 Jul 2017

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Preventing atherosclerotic vascular disease in lupus patients is a new area of ... Lockshin, M.D., Barbara Volcker Center for Women and Rheumatic Disease, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York; Rosalind Ramsey-Goldman, M.D., Dr.P.H ...

Source: WebMD
Published: 11 Oct 2018