Latest abdominal aortic aneurysm Stories

2010-06-04 08:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELGX), developer of minimally invasive treatments for aortic disorders, announced today that TechAmerica has named Endologix as Orange County's Outstanding Company in Medical Technology.

2010-06-01 15:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endologix, Inc.

2010-05-21 08:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELGX), developer of minimally invasive treatments for aortic disorders, announced today that Thomas C. Wilder has joined the Endologix Board of Directors. Mr.

2010-05-19 16:15:00

CHICAGO, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Preoperative statin therapy has a protective effect on patients undergoing elective abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair that reduces risk and subsequent total hospital costs according to a new study from researchers at the East Carolina Heart Institute in Greenville, North Carolina. Published in the June issue of the Society of Vascular Surgery's®, Journal of Vascular Surgery®, this retrospective review compares 401 patients who underwent an elective...

2010-05-17 13:56:00

BOSTON, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The vascular surgeons at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in Boston have traditionally repaired thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms (TAA) with a clamp and sew (CS) technique that includes neuro-protective adjuncts like epidural cooling and aggressive intercostal reconstruction (IC) to prevent spinal cord ischemia.

2010-05-11 06:45:00

Peripheral Vascular Device Market to Almost Double by 2016 VANCOUVER, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - According to a new report by iData Research (www.idataresearch.net), the leading authority in medical device and pharmaceutical market research, the U.S.

2010-04-28 08:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endologix, Inc.

2010-04-27 11:46:00

CHICAGO, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- While repair of large abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA's) is well accepted, randomized clinical trials have failed to demonstrate benefit for early surgical repair of small aneurysms over surveillance, according to researchers from New York-Presbyterian Hospital in New York.

2010-04-15 08:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endologix, Inc.

2010-04-14 15:15:00

IRVINE, Calif., April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endologix, Inc.

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