Latest Minimaze procedure Stories

2010-05-14 06:30:00

RALEIGH, N.C., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- nContact Surgical, Inc. (nContact) announced today the presentation of data collected from 43 patients as a result of a closed chest convergent atrial fibrillation (AF) procedure at the Heart Rhythm Society 2010 Conference in Denver, Colorado.

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.

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  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
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