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2014-09-30 20:23:07

National database designed to help researchers determine best treatments for patients CHICAGO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Northwestern Medicine® will be one of ten investigational sites for a landmark study that seeks to improve the way uterine fibroids, one of the most prevalent health issues impacting women, are treated. The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) today announced that AHRQ has...

2014-09-30 16:28:09

Team led by Duke University researcher to build patient registry, study therapies' effectiveness WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) today announced that AHRQ has selected the research team that will conduct a five-year, $20 million project funded by PCORI to evaluate the effectiveness of different treatment strategies for women with uterine fibroids....

2014-09-26 23:04:13

Recent Surgery Includes Houston’s First Successful Tubal Reversal Post-Surgical Pregnancy Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 Clear Lake Regional Medical Center (CLRMC) announced today that it is the first hospital in Houston’s Bay Area to perform over 2,000 surgeries using the most innovative robotic surgical system of its kind. The most recent surgeries include the area’s first robotic rectopexy, robotic single-site hysterectomy, robotic tubal reversal and robotic partial...

2014-09-25 20:22:29

Feeling self-conscious about your intimate area? Beverly Hills Physicians can help with these health and beauty tips LOS ANGELES, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The kind of aesthetic and health-based treatments performed by the specialists at Beverly Hills Physicians have been met with increasing acceptance in recent years. However, procedures that improve the appearance and quality of a woman's intimate area, like vaginal rejuvenation in Oxnard and throughout Southern California, are still...

2014-09-22 23:02:33

The Firm is investigating potential legal claims on behalf of women who allegedly experienced the spread of uterine sarcomas and other cancers due to uterine morcellation. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 As concerns about the potential risks associated with the use of power morcellators (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) in gynecological surgeries mount, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes a new report detailing the continued use of uterine morcellation by some doctors,...

2014-09-17 23:03:40

The Firm is evaluating potential morcellator lawsuits on behalf of women who allegedly experienced the spread of uterine sarcoma and other cancers due to the use of power morcellators in laparoscopic hysterectomy and other gynecological surgeries. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 A petition to ban the use of power morcellators (http://www.drugbot.com/morcellator/) in laparoscopic hysterectomies and other gynecological surgeries has gathered nearly 85,000 signatures, Bernstein...

2014-09-11 23:04:03

Glen Lerner Injury Attorneys announces they are now reviewing class action lawsuits for women who were diagnosed with uterine or endometrial cancer after having a laparoscopic or robotic hysterectomy to remove fibroids using a power morcellator device. U.S.A. (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Power morcellator devices used during a laparoscopic or robotic hysterectomy have been reported to allegedly increase the risk of spreading undetected uterine cancer cells throughout the abdominopelvic...

2014-09-05 23:01:46

The launch of the petition brought attention to the health issues allegedly associated with uterine morcellation. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 A petition launched nearly one year ago that seeks to ban the use of power morcellators (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) in gynecological surgeries has logged more than 82,000 signatures, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to figures from Change.org, at least 82,156 people have signed on to the campaign, which is...

2014-09-02 23:05:53

The New York law firm Rudolph F.X. Migliore, P. C. discusses new studies related to surgical morcellator devices, commonly used during hysterectomy, kidney and spleen surgeries and the alleged possible link between developing cancer after undergoing a laparoscopic surgical procedure with a morcellator device. New York (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Based on new studies, concerns over Surgical Morcellator devices, commonly used during hysterectomy, kidney and spleen surgeries, have continued...

2014-09-02 08:30:41

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Daryoosh Samimi (http://www.drsamimi.com) and colleagues from USC's Keck School of Medicine have published results confirming the safety and efficacy of a new technique for certain hysterectomies. "Advantages of nerve sparing intrastromal total abdominal hysterectomy (ISTAH)" details a prospective study in which a group of comparable women were divided into a control group of patients who had undergone conventional abdominal hysterectomy...


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