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ARLINGTON, Va., March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by The HealthCentral Network: WHAT: MyMigraineConnection.com and Teri Robert, patient advocate and Migraine expert on MyMigraineConnection.com, have kicked off their popular annual "Putting Our Heads Together" Poetry Contest.
A simple procedure may be the key to relief for some who suffer from frequent and severe migraine headaches.
Reducing the frequency and severity of disabling migraines is crucial for quality of life. A new study, published in the February 2009 issue of JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions, finds significant improvement of migraine following catheter-based closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO)â€”a slight opening in the wall between the right and left atria.
MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- AGA Medical Corporation announced today that it received European CE Mark (Conformite Europeenne) approval for its AMPLATZER(R) Cardiac Plug (ACP).
NMT Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: NMTI) today announced that it will release its third-quarter 2008 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, November 6, 2008. Management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m.
NMT Medical, a medical technology company, has completed patient enrollment in its pivotal patent foramen ovale/stroke clinical trial, Closure I.
NMT Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: NMTI) announced today that the Company has completed patient enrollment in its pivotal patent foramen ovale (PFO)/stroke clinical trial, CLOSURE I.
By MacDonald, Anita Burrell, Steven Nuclear medicine is a diverse field with a large number of different studies spanning virtually all organ systems and medical specialties.
Migraine linked to blood clots in veins, says study WASHINGTON, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- People with migraines may also be more likely to develop blood clots in their veins, according to a study published in the Sept. 16 issue of U.S. journal Neurology.
An echocardiogram is a test that, much like an ultrasound, uses sound waves to create a moving image of the heart. The most common type of echocardiogram is performed transthoracic, meaning the image is taken through a probe against the chest. A TTE does not involve radiation and is a very safe procedure. A cardiac sonographer will put a gel on the patient's chest and move the transducer around different areas, including directly anterior to the breastbone, inferior and lateral to the right...
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