Quantcast

Latest Implants Stories

2014-10-01 12:31:04

Until his collapse, Chris Marshall was convinced he was not desperately ill from end-stage biventricular heart failure. The SynCardia Heart allowed him to hike 607 miles as he waited for a heart transplant. TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaskan hiker Chris Marshall thought he was in pretty good shape despite his heart failure, but a black-out while walking laps around the ICU indicated otherwise: He had end-stage heart failure that required a SynCardia temporary...

2014-09-30 23:25:37

Latest report by ChinaMarketResearchReports.com, "China Interventional Cardiovascular Device Industry Report, 2014-2017" now available in their store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 The prevalence of cardiovascular disease in China impacted by accelerated aging of population and changes in consumption concept, dietary habit, way of working and other lifestyles has been growing year after year, thereby promoting the development of domestic percutaneous coronary...

2014-09-30 23:24:21

All on Four dental implants dentist Dr. Ron Receveur encourages all persons who have received dental implants to vigilant in the fight against gum disease in a recent blog post. The post, which can be found at http://www.newalbanyimplants.com/dr-rons-blog, reminds those with dental implants that if they don’t brush and floss diligently, they could lose their implants in the same way people lose their natural teeth: the bone will deteriorate and the implants will come loose. New Albany,...

2014-09-30 16:28:14

Though a recent study claims to have uncovered the dimensions of "perfect" breasts, BHP specialists understand that each woman can be perfect in her own unique way LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For those seeking plastic surgery in Thousand Oaks and other regions of Southern California, Beverly Hills Physicians has long been the ideal choice, thanks to their team of dedicated experts in a variety of cosmetic treatments. In fact, patients often find themselves wondering how BHP...

2014-09-30 16:27:55

Penetration of Dental Implants is Highest in Japan and Lowest in India and Australia, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the Asia Pacific dental implant market--including Australia, China, India, Japan and South Korea--will expand at a strong rate through 2023. Dental implant procedure volumes will grow as physicians are increasingly trained on the technique and as patient awareness rises....

2014-09-29 23:07:48

Since the high profile lawsuits for some metal-on-metal bearings, public outcry has prompted the FDA to heavily scrutinize new implant technology, reports iData Research. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 According to a new report by iData Research (http://www.idataresearch.com), the leading global authority in medical device market research, the U.S. Market for Large Bone and Joint Orthopedic Devices is expected to grow to approximately $2 billion by 2020. Growth is driven by the...

2014-09-29 23:03:18

The Firm is representing numerous Stryker hip lawsuit clients who were allegedly harmed by recalled Rejuvenate and ABG II Modular-Neck Hip Stems. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 As Stryker hip lawsuits (http://www.injurybeacon.com/hip-replacement/stryker/lawsuit/) filed on behalf of individuals who were allegedly harmed by Rejuvenate and ABG II Modular-Neck Hip Stems continue to mount in U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that a new study is raising questions about...

2014-09-29 16:25:42

Cartilage Symposium Host to Lively Debate, Lab Demonstrations VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten of the most highly-respected physicians and scientists from the fields of cartilage repair, regeneration, allograft reconstruction and research and development, as well as attendees from around the world gathered to discuss the future of cartilage regeneration at the 2014 LifeNet Health Institute of Regenerative Medicine symposium, Cartilage Regeneration: State of...

2014-09-29 08:29:25

Erectile Dysfunction in Younger and Older Men Has Many Overlooked Causes. NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Specialists in treatment of erectile dysfunction recognize that ED is more prevalent than previously recognized. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140408/NY00250LOGO Symptoms of erectile dysfunction can affect younger men as well as older men. Men often experience difficulty obtaining an erection hard enough for penetration or difficulty maintaining...

2014-09-27 23:03:03

Wright & Schulte LLC Files Additional DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Contending Man Still Endures Pain after Revision Surgery Due to Purportedly Defective Metal-on-Metal Hip Replacement Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 27, 2014 Wright & Schulte LLC has filed a DePuy Pinnacle hip replacement lawsuit on behalf of a Franklin County, Ohio man who underwent a revision surgery in March 2014 to remove the medical device from his left leg. The DePuy Pinnacle hip implant lawsuit contends that...


Latest Implants Reference Libraries

0_886104d1c1c698f3a531e056704457d5
2010-10-14 16:46:25

The artificial heart, a mechanical heart replacement, is typically used in order to bridge the time to heart transplant or to replace the heart in case a transplant is impossible. Often ventricular assist devices are confused with mechanical hearts because the assist the heart through pumps. They are also different from a cardiopulmonary bypass machine which is an external device used to provide the function of the heart and lungs. CPBs are usually only used for a few hours at a time,...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
Related