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Woman Regains Partial Sight With Bionic Eye Transplant
2012-08-31 15:32:29

An Australian woman has partially regained her sight thanks to a prototype bionic eye scientists have developed.

'Sugar' New Energy Source For Future Medical Implants
2012-06-13 16:48:00

Implantable fuel cell built at MIT could power neural prosthetics that help patients regain control of limbs.

A Middle-Ear Microphone
2012-04-30 07:15:25

Device could make cochlear implants more convenient

2012-04-07 23:01:36

Parker Waichman LLP is warning patients about the dangers of Thoratec’s HeartMate II Left Ventricular Assist System (LVAS).

2012-04-05 23:01:29

Medical meeting presentations to include post-market surveillance study results and comparison of survival to transplant/INTERMACS profile among MCS devices. Tucson,

2012-03-01 13:05:00

Doctors Estimate up to 10 Patients a Year at Allegheny Could Benefit from the Total Artificial Heart as a Bridge to Transplant Tucson, Ariz.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.