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2013-09-11 12:24:34

CLEVELAND, September 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Simbionix USA Corporation, the world's leading provider of medical education and simulation training, is proud to announce the release of the innovative Endovascular Basic Skills training module for the ANGIO Mentor(TM) simulator. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120502/529202-a ) The Simbionix ANGIO Mentor [http://simbionix.com/simulators/angio-mentor/platforms-2 ] is an innovative virtual...

2013-09-11 08:27:57

Millennium Research Group's New Physician Forum Survey Report Provides Details of Physician Attitudes and Preferences TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, physicians who use drug-coated balloons (DCB), also known as drug-eluting balloons (DEB), to treat peripheral artery disease, particularly in the lower extremities, lack awareness of some aspects of DCB function, which...

2013-09-10 08:30:04

Highlights Clinical Studies Supporting Clinical Effectiveness of Kiva® VCF Treatment System and Superiority Over Balloon-Assisted Vertebral Augmentation in Key Areas SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Benvenue Medical, Inc., will host a satellite symposium at the annual meeting of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) in Barcelona, Spain on Monday, September 16. The session, "Clinical Evidence in the Treatment of Vertebral Compression...

2013-09-09 08:28:40

BOSTON, Massachusetts, September 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- InspireMD, Inc. [http://www.inspiremd.com ] (NYSE MKT: NSPR) ("InspireMD" or the "Company"), a leader in embolic protection stents, announced today that it will release its financial results for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013 on Tuesday, September 17, 2013. The Company will host a conference call on that day at 4:30 p.m. ET to review the Company's financial results and business outlook. Participants should...

2013-09-06 12:25:31

Coating artery-opening stents with a new compound may someday eliminate a common side effect of the treatment, according to preliminary research in the American Heart Association journal Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. Stents are tiny mesh tubes that prop open clogged arteries so blood will flow freely to heart muscle, relieving chest pain and reducing the risk of heart attack. But implanting a stent damages the inner lining of the artery, triggering overgrowth of...

Faster Hospital Care Not Leading To Fewer Heart Attack Deaths
2013-09-05 10:53:25

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Although hospitals have been successful in getting treatment to heart attack victims more quickly, the rate of death has remained relatively unchanged. The University of Michigan Frankel Cardiovascular Center has conducted a study measuring what they call “door-to-balloon” time, or the time between admission and angioplasty. In most cases hospitals are able to start surgery within 90 minutes and have worked to reduce this time...

2013-09-04 08:32:44

BOSTON, September 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- InspireMD Inc. [http://www.inspire-md.com/site_en ] (NYSE MKT: NSPR) ("InspireMD" or the "Company"), a leader in embolic protection stents, today announced the appointment of Dr. Campbell Rogers to the Board of Directors on September 3, 2013. Dr. Rogers currently serves as the Chief Medical Officer of HeartFlow, Inc. [http://heartflow.com ], a private cardiovascular diagnostics company based in California. "Dr. Rogers has...

2013-09-01 23:02:41

Contrast Media / Contrast Agents Market report offers market data for the various market segments and geographies. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/contrast-media-market-911.html (PRWEB) September 01, 2013 According to a new market research report “Contrast Media/Contrast Agents Market By Product (Iodinated, Gadolinium and Barium), By Technique (X-ray, CT, MRI, Cath Lab and Ultrasound) and By Application (Radiology, Interventional Radiology and Interventional Cardiology)...

2013-09-01 23:00:25

Palm Vein Center launches a new health campaign via social media to educate public about venous insufficiency Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) September 01, 2013 Palm Vein Center is announcing a new public health campaign focusing on the effects of venous insufficiency. According to the Phoenix, AZ based vein center, millions of Americans are at risk for this chronic form of vein disease, which can increase a person’s risk of varicose veins and blood clots. The center hopes to encourage the public...

2013-08-31 23:18:15

Palm Vein Center launches a new health campaign via social media to educate the public about choosing a vein specialist. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 Palm Vein Center is announcing the launch of a new campaign focusing on assisting patients in choosing a vein specialist. With millions of Americans suffering from some form of vein disease, it is crucial that individuals understand how to choose a trustworthy specialist, says the Phoenix, AZ based vein center. The center hopes the...


Latest Interventional radiology Reference Libraries

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...

Biomedical Imaging and Intervention Journal
2012-04-25 10:47:29

Biomedical Imaging and Intervention Journal (BIIJ) is an online open-access peer-reviewed medical journal published quarterly. The first issue was published in July 2005. The journal publishes video recordings of presentations at selected meetings, conferences, and seminars, which may be used for educational purposes. All video publications since November 2009 are also available on SciVee. BIIJ’s costs are met by donations from regional and international biomedical imaging industry and...

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