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2013-11-14 08:33:46

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., and BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sequent Medical, Inc. announced today the presentation of long-term results from a retrospective study of the WEB(TM) Aneurysm Embolization System at the World Federation of Interventional Neuroradiology (WFITN) Congress. The study examined mid- and long-term aneurysm occlusion rates in 45 patients treated with the WEB across 12 European centers. In this group of patients with complex wide neck...

2013-11-07 16:30:43

BOULDER, Colo., Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- EndoShape said Monday that it has received 510(k) marketing clearance for its Medusa(TM) Vascular Plug. The Food and Drug Administration cleared the catheter-delivered device for arterial and venous embolization in the peripheral vasculature. The device is based on EndoShape's proprietary polymer material technology. Roughly 50,000 Americans have peripheral vascular embolization procedures annually for a wide variety of indications....

2013-11-04 23:26:44

Claims of migrations, defects continue to be alleged in federal court cases. Resource4thePeople offering free consultations over allegations of deep vein thrombosis, filter fracture, migration and perforation for which consumers may be eligible for compensation. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivemedicaldevices/bard-ivc.html Resource4thePeople announced today its latest consumer update involving allegations that interior vena cava (IVC)...

2013-10-24 12:27:11

Brazil and Argentina Remain The Most Attractive Markets For Competitors, According to Millennium Research Group TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, the Latin American transcatheter embolization and occlusion (TEO) device market will exhibit strong growth through 2022. Two main factors will support market expansion: the growing Latin American economies and an increasing...

2013-10-18 08:24:14

Device Designed for Super Selective Embolization WESTMINSTER, Colo., Oct. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Surefire Medical, Inc., today announced the launch of a new, enhanced infusion system - the Surefire Infusion System mT - designed to treat vessels as small as 2mm to 3.5mm in interventional direct-to-target embolization procedures. The mT incorporates Surefire's new low profile, effortlessly deployed expandable tip technology for maximum dose delivery without reflux. "The new Surefire Infusion...

2013-10-08 23:26:47

African-American Women Disproportionately Affected by Fibroids: More Symptoms, Longer Time to Diagnosis, and Greater Need for Information; Fibroid Relief Announces New Tool to Help Women Get Diagnosed Earlier, Facilitate Conversations with Health Care Providers and Access the Best Treatment Options (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 A newly published survey of nearly 1,000 U.S. women with uterine fibroids demonstrates that fibroids cause significant fear and morbidity, can compromise workplace...

2013-10-08 08:28:25

The First & Only Peripheral Coil Designed for Cross-Sectional Coverage Incorporating the Benefits of Terumo® Patented Hydrogel Technology SOMERSET, N.J., Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Terumo Interventional Systems, a division of Terumo Medical Corporation, today announced the nationwide availability of the AZUR(® )CX Peripheral Coil System (AZUR CX), the first and only peripheral embolization coil designed to provide cross-sectional coverage incorporating the benefits of Terumo's...

2013-09-25 08:29:28

Adoption of Drug-Eluting Beads, Microspheres and Radioembolization Spheres Will Drive Overall Market Growth, According to Millennium Research Group TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, the Japanese transcatheter embolization and occlusion (TEO) device market will expand as a number of new products enter the market through 2021. The embolization particle segment will...

2013-09-16 23:25:15

Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists (ANS) share a patient’s tale of surviving an aneurysm, the common side effect of depression, and a new support group for aneurysm survivors starting this . Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 ANS recently performed a coiling procedure on patient Louise Theall that helped save her life from a ruptured brain aneurysm. Louise Theall’s symptoms prior to the aneurysm were a headache, dizziness, and vomiting. After collapsing at work, she was rushed...

2013-09-16 00:21:57

Six CIRSE presentations and posters confirm advantages of the Surefire Infusion System in cancer treatment WESTMINSTER, Colo., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Surefire Medical, Inc., the developer of a brand new class of infusion systems designed to maximize direct-to-tumor drug delivery without reflux, today announced that presentations at the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society (CIRSE) meeting make the economic case for use of the new Surefire Infusion System (SIS)....


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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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