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2010-09-24 08:30:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- VasoNova (VasoNova Inc., Menlo Park, California) announced a strategic partnership with Navilyst Medical Inc. (Navilyst Medical Inc., Marlborough, Massachusetts) today to distribute its VasoNova(TM) Vascular Positioning System(TM) VPS(TM) central venous catheter navigation technology. Commenting on the partnership, Navilyst Senior Vice President, George Bourne said "Navilyst Medical is a market and technology leader in vascular access and fluid...

2010-09-07 09:47:00

TORONTO, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, changes in Japan's Ministry of Health Labour and Welfare (MHLW) reimbursement, which encourage facilities to use higher-priced chronic dialysis catheters, will lead to double-digit growth in this segment over the next five years, and will support overall market revenues. Unlike in the US and Europe, where chronic dialysis catheters have seen...

2010-03-23 06:45:00

Antimicrobial, Safety Devices and PICCs to Drive Market Growth VANCOUVER, March 23 /PRNewswire/ - According to a new global report series by iData Research (www.idataresearch.net), the leading authority in medical device, dental and pharmaceutical market research, the U.S. market for vascular access devices and accessories was valued at just over $3 billion in 2009 and is estimated to reach over $4.6 billion by 2016. The peripherally-inserted-central-catheters (PICCs) and midlines market is...

2010-01-22 13:49:28

Pediatric hospitals can significantly decrease the number of bloodstream infections from central venous catheters by following some low-tech rules: Insert the catheter correctly and, above all, keep everything squeaky clean after that. Yearlong research led by Marlene Miller, M.D. Ms.C., of the Johns Hopkins Children's Center with colleagues from other hospitals saw a 43 percent drop in the rate of bloodstream infections from catheters in 29 pediatric intensive care units (PICUs) that focused...

2009-11-18 11:48:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Intravenous Equipment - A World Market Intelligence Report http://www.reportlinker.com/p0164326/Intravenous-Equipment---A-World-Market-Intelligence-Report.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire Intravenous equipment enables the delivery of medications directly into the patient's circulatory system. Safety issues involving...

2009-07-22 07:07:00

WALTHAM, Mass., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, the recent Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) cuts to reimbursement for hospital-acquired infections are resulting in adoption of antimicrobial-coated access devices, including dialysis catheters and central venous catheters (CVCs). MRG's US Markets for Vascular Access Devices 2009 report finds that usage of the...

2009-07-09 14:39:00

SEATTLE, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Dharma Therapeutics, Inc., ("Dharma") Seattle, WA (a subsidiary of the Transcu Group Limited, a company listed on the Singapore Exchange Limited) announced that its improved active transdermal delivery technology, which administers lidocaine and epinephrine through the skin via a mild electric current, has demonstrated safety and efficacy in a Phase 2 clinical trial. About the Trial: The trial conducted was a Phase 2, double-blind, randomized,...

2009-06-10 05:00:00

Journal of Vascular & Interventional Radiology Cites Improved Recovery and Quality-of-Life with VNUS Technology SAN JOSE, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VNUS(R) Medical Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: VNUS), a worldwide leader in medical devices for the minimally invasive treatment of venous reflux disease, announced today that the Journal of Vascular & Interventional Radiology, the prestigious monthly publication of the Society of Interventional Radiology, has published a...

2008-10-28 09:00:39

Responding to industry demand for an antimicrobial impregnated central venous catheter capable of withstanding pressure injection rates required for CT scans, Cook Medical has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance for a power injectable indication for sizes 7-10 French of its Spectrum(R) Antibiotic Central Venous Catheters, the company announced today. "Spectrum already represents the most effective device available to help prevent catheter-related bloodstream...

2008-08-25 12:01:19

Ash Access Technology has announced that the last patient enrolled in the Azeptic trial for Zuragen injection has completed the study. The pivotal Azeptic trial is a randomized study evaluating the efficacy and safety of Zuragen injection in significantly reducing the incidence of catheter-related bloodstream infection in patients requiring the use of a central venous catheter for hemodialysis. The trial enrolled over 400 patients at 25 dialysis facilities across the US. Portions of the...


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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...

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