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2011-08-18 11:08:00

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wright Therapy Products, Inc. announced today that Michael Hinson has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the company. The company, based in Oakdale, PA, manufactures and sells pneumatic compression devices targeted for the treatment of lymphedema, venous insufficiency and the sports medicine markets. Hinson joins Wright Therapy after holding senior financial and sales leadership positions at MEDRAD, Inc, a global leader of...

2011-05-19 09:00:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDRAD, INC., a business of Bayer HealthCare, has announced the launch of the next generation Intego(TM) PET Infusion System, which features a new design that is 38% smaller, power-driven and includes enhancements to technologist workflow. The new Intego will be on display at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM), June 4-8, in San Antonio, Texas. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040309/MEDRADLOGO ) The...

2011-03-29 11:00:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today MEDRAD, INC. announced that Jack Darby has joined the company as vice president of MEDRAD Interventional. In his new role, Darby will act as general manager of both the diagnostic and therapeutic lines of the business on a global scale, and will also join MEDRAD's executive leadership team. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110329/NE73380 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040309/MEDRADLOGO ) Darby brings almost...

2010-11-29 08:28:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDRAD, Inc. a business of Bayer HealthCare, today announces the U.S. launch of VirtualCARE®, for the MEDRAD Intego(TM) PET Infusion System. VirtualCARE is a technology platform that allows MEDRAD to remotely support maintenance and system updates securely over the internet. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040309/MEDRADLOGO ) MEDRAD is the first company in the U.S. to offer remote service and system support for an...

2010-11-23 14:33:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDRAD, Inc., a business of Bayer HealthCare, today joined an elite group of only five companies that have received the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award more than once. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040309/MEDRADLOGO ) MEDRAD, a market leader in computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and interventional cardiology, learned today that it will receive a 2010 Baldrige Award for excellence in manufacturing...

2010-11-17 11:48:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDRAD will offer RSNA* attendees hands-on demonstrations of personalized-protocol software that individualizes CT Pulmonary Angiography (CTPA) contrast dosing, and has proven to increase the percentage of diagnostic-quality studies to rule out Pulmonary Embolism (PE) when compared to the institution's standard protocol(1)** -- potentially obviating the need to rescan the patient.(2) Diagnosis with a high degree of certainty is critical to...

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