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2014-04-24 10:55:15

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has issued a new guideline, “The Role of Postoperative Radiation Therapy for Endometrial Cancer: An ASTRO Evidence-Based Guideline,” that details the use of adjuvant radiation therapy in the treatment of endometrial cancer. The guideline’s executive summary is published in the May-June 2014 issue of Practical Radiation Oncology (PRO), the official clinical practice journal of ASTRO. The full-length guideline is available as an...

2014-04-18 23:02:14

In Wake of Morcellation Lawsuit FDA Calls For Termination of Procedures Using Laparoscopic Power Morcellation That Allegedgly Causes Leiomyosarcoma, reports Alonso Krangle LLP New York, NY (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned Thursday against using laparoscopic power morcellation during gynecological surgeries on women because the procedure can potential cause the spread uterine cancer in the abdomen and pelvis. The FDA estimates that one in 350 women...

2014-04-01 23:27:44

Complaint Alleges Defendants Failed to Warn the Decedent that the Use of Morcellator During Her Hysterectomy Could Result in Seeding of Undiagnosed Sarcoma Through the Peritoneal Cavity New York, NY (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 The widow of a Pennsylvania woman who died from metastatic myleosarcoma has filed a morcellation cancer lawsuit alleging that her death was the result of uterine morcellation. According to the complaint, the use of a morcellator, a device used to remove tissue during...

2014-04-01 23:23:02

BroadcastMed, Inc. announces the expansion of the BroadcastMed Network’s specialty specific clinical content with the launch of the OBGYN Channel. Farmington, CT (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 BroadcastMed, Inc. announces the expansion of the BroadcastMed Network’s specialty specific clinical content with the launch of the Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBGYN) Channel. The channel will offer open access to the latest obstetrics and gynecology procedures from world renowned physicians and...

2014-03-26 08:29:59

Recognized World Authority in Uterine Fibroid Embolization Assumes Leadership at SIR's 39th Annual Scientific Meeting in San Diego; New Executive Council Members Announced SAN DIEGO, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- James B. Spies, M.D., MPH, FSIR, chair of the radiology department at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and professor of radiology at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C., assumed office as the Society of Interventional Radiology's 2014-15...

2014-03-10 08:29:56

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Minimally Invasive Devices, Inc., an Ohio-based, venture-backed medical device company that specializes in optimizing the surgeon's vision during laparoscopic surgery, today announced the commercial release of Robotic FloShield(TM), designed specifically to be compatible with the da Vinci Surgical System for robot-assisted laparoscopic surgery. "Hospitals invest millions of dollars in da Vinci robotic systems, but the accumulation of...

2014-02-07 20:20:39

MELBOURNE, Fla., Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- /Continental Who's Who/ -- Carlos A. Salup is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Medicine as a result of his role as Gynecologist with Melbourne Internal Medicine Associates. Melbourne Internal Medicine Associates' are committed to providing patients with quality care. From the doctors to the nurses to the technical support, and administrative staffs, MIMA is extremely patient-centered and will...

2014-01-11 23:01:32

The Firm is evaluating da Vinci robot lawsuits on behalf of patients who suffered serious robotic surgery complications, allegedly due to the da Vinci Surgical System. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 11, 2014 Intuitive Surgical, Inc., which is facing dozens of da Vinci robot lawsuits (http://www.davincirobotlawsuithelp.com/) filed on behalf of patients who were allegedly injured by the da Vinci Surgical System, is touting yet another study that indicates robotic surgery offers patients...

2013-12-31 23:04:14

Recently, Dr. Jonathan Zaidan, MD, FACOG and Nickole Bazger, DO, of Women’s Excellence, performed a successful removal of a 16 week-sized uterus using a robotic laparoscopic approach. Women’s Excellence is pleased to offer this new minimally-invasive approach to women suffering with fibroid uterus and other gynecological conditions. Oakland County, Michigan (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 Women’s Excellence is a unique private practice serving women in Oakland, Macomb, and Lapeer...

2013-12-23 23:01:12

The Firm is investigating da Vinci lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly suffered serious robotic surgery complications in procedures involving the da Vinci Surgical System. New York, New York (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 As da Vinci robot lawsuits (http://www.davincirobotlawsuithelp.com/ ) alleging serious injuries due to the da Vinci Surgical System continue to be filed, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that another study has been released that questions the costs and benefits of...


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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
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