Latest Minimaze procedure Stories

2010-05-13 06:30:00

RALEIGH, N.C., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- nContact Surgical, Inc.

2010-04-19 07:30:00

MORRISVILLE, N.C., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- nContact Surgical, Inc ("nContact") today announced it has received the first Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) from the U.S.

2009-11-19 09:55:00

MORRISVILLE, N.C., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- nContact Surgical, Inc. ("nContact"), a leader in the investigation of devices for minimally-invasive treatment for heart conditions, announced that data from a poster was presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions in Orlando.

2009-11-16 07:31:00

MORRISVILLE, N.C., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- nContact Surgical, Inc.

2009-11-05 07:47:56

While studying how the heart is formed, scientists at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine serendipitously found a novel cellular source of atrial fibrillation (AF), the most common type of abnormal heart beat.

2009-07-08 13:30:00

WAUSAU, Wis., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Like an estimated 5 million other Americans, Barry Simonis had atrial fibrillation, a common heart condition that greatly increases the risk of stroke and causes the most important muscle in our bodies to beat irregularly. Aspirus cardiovascular surgeon John Johnkoski, M.D., recently performed an advanced surgical procedure called thoracoscopic ablation on Simonis to correct the condition that plagued the Rosholt resident for more than 10 years.

2008-10-31 18:00:39

AtriCure, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATRC), received a letter on October 27, 2008 from the U.S.

2008-09-02 09:00:42

DALLAS, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- StopAfib.org, at http://www.stopafib.org/, announces that September is Atrial Fibrillation Month to raise awareness of this life-threatening irregular heartbeat, commonly called afib or AF.

Word of the Day
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.