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SAN DIEGO, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardium Therapeutics and its operating unit InnerCool Therapies, Inc., announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S.
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WALDWICK, N.J., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Life Recovery Systems' ThermoSuit(R) System, a rapid patient cooling device, has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for use in a clinical study of patients with traumatic brain injury.
By Kyle Martin, Hernando Today, Brooksville, Fla. Jun. 19--BROOKSVILLE -- There's a chilly future in store for Florida's emergency medical services. Hypothermia is the result when a body's temperature drops well below normal -- generally not a good situation to be in.
Doctors say hypothermia therapy has become the standard of care as a way to protect the brains of people who have suffered a cardiac arrest. It's also being used more in head injury cases, although clinical trials supporting its use have been mixed.
The American Heart Association has recommended the use of hypothermia in cardiac arrest cases caused by an arrhythmia known as ventricular fibrillation. The organization also says hypothermia might be beneficial for other types of cardiac arrest.
Cardium Therapeutics (OTCBB:CDTP) and its operating unit, InnerCool Therapies, today announced that temperature modulation therapy in cardiac arrest patients was featured in Newsweek's July 23 cover story. The article, "This Man Was Dead.
Cardium Therapeutics (OTCBB:CDTP) and its subsidiary InnerCool Therapies announced today that its endovascular temperature modulation technology was featured in the March 2007 issue of Men's Health.
LOUISVILLE, Colo., Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The hospitals rated the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report are committed to quality patient care. Three of the top five, and more than a third of the 14 who made the list, have something else in common.
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