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2014-07-10 08:27:59

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Bruce Lee, fibroid surgeon and inventor of the Acessa procedure, has opened his practice in Beverly Hills in conjunction with the Rox Center. Dr. Lee has worked to bring this unique treatment for women by harnessing the power of radiofrequency energy. This allows women to have their fibroids treated with a minimally invasive outpatient procedure that is safe and very effective. This treatment is an alternative to...

2014-07-08 12:29:16

Australia Has the Strongest Presence of These Innovative Products, But Competitors Are Increasingly Focusing on China, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the Asia Pacific market for transcatheter embolization and occlusion (TEO) devices--including Australia, China, South Korea and India--is a dynamic and fast-growing market, driven by the launch of novel products such as interventional...

2014-07-08 08:31:38

100% procedural success rate achieved in first multi-specialty clinical experience BOSTON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE MKT: NSPR) ("InspireMD" or the "Company"), a leader in embolic protection systems ("EPS"), today announced that it has concluded enrollment in its CARENET clinical trial. The multi-specialty (Interventional Cardiologists, Interventional Radiologists and Vascular Surgeons) trial is assessing the peri-procedural safety and efficacy of CGuard...

2014-06-11 23:13:51

On April 11, the FDA announced that certain lots of Pipeline Embolization Device and Alligator Retrieval Device, by Covidien, are recalled because coating applied to the delivery wire could delaminate and detach from the devices. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the...

2014-06-04 08:32:37

LONDON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: U.S. Market for Peripheral Vascular Devices and Accessorieshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_devices/u_s_market_peripheral_vascular_devices_accessories.html By 2020, the U.S. market for peripheral vascular devices will be worth over $6 billion.The peripheral vascular device market includes stents, percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) balloon catheters, atherectomy...

2014-05-29 23:17:31

Many women suffer from long menstrual cycles, extremely heavy bleeding, and severe pain because of uterine fibroids. When Debbie Carter-Dye realized that her fibroids were affecting her quality of life, she began the search for a solution and found it at North Fulton Hospital in Roswell. Roswell, Georgia (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Each year, hundreds of thousands of women seek treatment for fibroids. North Fulton Hospital’s Interventional Radiologists now offer relief for patients in the...

2014-05-21 23:15:37

The Fibroids Project presents the first citywide Uterine Fibroids Online Conference on Saturday, June 14, 2014, focused on the Philadelphia tri-state area and the Delaware Valley Region with the attendee expectancy of over 1,000 African-American women. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 The City of Philadelphia will host the Uterine Fibroids Online Conference, in which it will partner with several major city-based health organizations. The Fibroids Project, the brains behind the online...

2014-05-01 08:35:09

Preliminary Observations Presented at GEST Show Increased Tumor Penetration with the Surefire SAN FRANCISCO, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Surefire Medical, Inc. announced today that early observations from the first direct comparison of the Surefire Infusion System vs. a standard end hole catheter in vivo will be presented at the Global Embolization Symposium and Technologies (GEST) meeting in San Francisco May 1-4. The University of Tennessee Medical Center prospective study uses...

2014-04-24 16:29:23

MINNEAPOLIS, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consulting Radiologists, Ltd.'s Interventional Neuroradiology (NIR) team at Abbott Northwestern Hospital's Neuroscience Institute reached a new milestone on Tuesday, April 15. The doctors treated their 2,000th brain aneurysm since the program started at the hospital in the mid 1990s. The current team consists of three Consulting Radiologists, Ltd. (CRL) doctors: Dr. Benjamin Crandall, Dr. Josser Delgado, and Dr. Yasha Kadkhodayan. For...

2014-04-23 09:35:06

Patients with arteriovenous malformations (abnormal connection between arteries and veins) in the brain that have not ruptured had a lower risk of stroke or death for up to 12 years if they received conservative management of the condition compared to an interventional treatment, according to a study in the April 23/30 issue of JAMA, a neurology theme issue. Interventional treatment for brain arteriovenous malformations (bAVMs) with procedures such as neurosurgical excision, endovascular...


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Interventional Radiology
2013-03-04 16:18:42

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...

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