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Transfusion rates for blood products used in a common heart surgery range from no patients to nearly all patients, and vary by hospital.
WAYNE, N.J., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- MAQUET Cardiovascular today announced the availability of a "Golden Rules" whitepaper documenting endoscopic vessel harvesting (EVH) best practices.
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REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and HOUSTON, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Nationally-renowned cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon Mahesh Ramchandani, M.D.
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A new analysis led by researchers at UCSF shows that avoiding lowest-volume hospitals and maximizing adherence to quality care processes are both effective approaches to reducing costs associated with coronary bypass surgery.
WILMINGTON, Del., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN) today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee recommended the FDA approve AstraZeneca's investigational drug ticagrelor for the reduction of thrombotic events in patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091027/PH99766LOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091027/PH99766LOGO ) The Advisory...
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Regado Biosciences, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company pioneering the development of a novel two-component antithrombotic drug technology consisting of therapeutic aptamers with their matched active control agents, announced publication of results from a Phase 2a study for its lead compound, the REG1 system.
School-aged children who undergo cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) during surgery for less complicated congenital heart defects do not appear to suffer any impairments in neurocognitive abilities, such as intelligence, memory, motor skills and behavior.
WAYNE, N.J., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- MAQUET Cardiovascular today announced the launch of its VASOVIEW HEMOPRO 2 Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting (EVH) System, which utilizes next-generation HEMOPRO cut-and-seal technology to reduce thermal spread and to achieve optimal conduit quality for coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery patients.
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