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A national effort to shave minutes off emergency heart attack treatment time has increased the chance that each patient will survive, a new study suggests. But yet the survival rate for all patients put together hasn’t budged.
DENVER, Nov. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rose Medical Center is the first hospital in Colorado to perform a new and innovative procedure for patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD).
Area’s First Freestanding Center Offering Diagnosis and Outpatient Treatment for Vascular Problems Annapolis, MD (PRWEB) November 10, 2014 The Center
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Prakash Krishnan, MD, FACC becomes First Doctor in the United States to Use New Drug-Coated Balloon for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) New York, NY (PRWEB)
FDA approves first drug-coated angioplasty balloon catheter DETROIT, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) today announced Drs.
Interventional radiology (IR) is a special sub-operation under general radiology. It is used to find, diagnose and treat a disease in almost every body system. The process of interventional radiology is very noninvasive to help with the recovery and outcome of the procedure. It utilizes x-rays, CT, ultrasound, MRI, and other modes of imaging in order to direct tools in the body as well as a variety of catheters, narrow tubes, so that incisions can be minimalized. How it is Performed...