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2014-10-20 16:24:54

ROSEMONT, Ill., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Obesity affects individual patient care, the healthcare system and nearly every organ in the body. People with obesity often have other health problems, including diabetes, heart disease, certain tumors and cancers, and psychiatric disorders. However, the role of obesity in orthopaedic conditions and their treatment is less well-publicized. According to orthopaedic surgeon William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD, of Campbell Clinic Orthopaedics in...

2014-10-20 08:31:04

Made to cover hollow eye sockets, flexible custom masks provide more affordable, fast- production alternative to traditional prosthetics CHICAGO, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers have developed a fast and inexpensive way to make facial prostheses for eye cancer patients using facial scanning software and 3-D printing, according to findings released today at AAO 2014, the 118(th) annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Their novel process can...

2014-10-18 23:01:46

Dr. Divya has been voted “One of the Leading and Top Physicians in the World Today” and “America’s Top Dentist” in the Dentist Today Magazine. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 The sudden closure of a major provider of orthodontic dental care in the community has left hundreds of patients scrambling for oral health care. Patients who may have started their care with the two closed offices of another provider now have incomplete orthodontic care. Other patients may have been...

2014-10-17 23:02:22

Zoll, Kranz & Borgess, LLC, (ZKB), an experienced pharmaceutical and medical device litigation firm, is currently investigating claims of individuals whose Implanon® contraceptive implant has migrated or become lost. Toledo, Ohio (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 There have been reports that the Implanon® implant cannot be found when patients try to have the implant removed. Implanon®, manufactured by Merck & Co, is a subdermal contraceptive rod that is put into the arm....

2014-10-16 23:12:03

A new dental assistant with Dr. Ronald Receveur’s highly regarded Southern Indiana dental implant clinic recently completed a three-day course on sedation dentistry in Atlanta. Dana Reuter, who began with Dr. Receveur’s office in the summer, has been a certified expanded duty dental assistant for more than 10 years. New Albany, IN (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 A new dental assistant with Dr. Ronald Receveur’s highly regarded Southern Indiana dental implant clinic recently completed a...

2014-10-16 04:21:33

Zimmer Knee Lawsuit Help Center Website reports that thousands of cases are being filed against leading knee implant manufacturer Zimmer Inc. LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MT Services LLC, a Lawsuit Settlement News Reporting Company which operates lawsuitsettlementnews.com, announced today a primary focus on assisting plaintiffs who have suffered with complications from Zimmer NexGen Knee implants. A significant amount of lawsuits have been filed against the leading...

2014-10-15 23:14:04

Integrated Sensing Systems, Inc. (ISSYS) announced that the U.S Patent Office has granted a utility patent entitled “Minimally Invasive Procedure for Monitoring a Physiological Parameter within an Internal Organ” (US Patent No. 8,322,346). Michigan, USA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Integrated Sensing Systems, Inc. (ISSYS) announced that the U.S Patent Office has granted a utility patent entitled “Minimally Invasive Procedure for Monitoring a Physiological Parameter within an Internal...

2014-10-15 23:12:14

DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits Continue With The Filing By Wright & Schulte LLC Of A Complaint Alleging A Recipient Endured Risky and Painful Surgeries After Receiving DePuy’s Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Wright & Schulte LLC continues to file DePuy Pinnacle Hip lawsuits, this one on behalf of a man who underwent hip surgery to remove a DePuy metal-on-metal hip implant. The complaint against Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary, DePuy...

2014-10-15 23:12:00

Dr. Ronald Receveur, a New Albany dentist who has served the community for more than 30 years, recently hired an expanded duty dental assistant and lab technician who has experience developing dental implants. NEW ALBANY, IN (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Dr. Ronald Receveur, a New Albany dentist who has served the community for more than 30 years, recently hired an expanded duty dental assistant and lab technician who has experience developing dental implants. Joanna Condra, the Center for...

2014-10-14 23:14:50

Louisville dental cosmetics authority Dr. Ronald Receveur is reminding Louisville and Southern Indiana residents during October that they don’t have to use traditional metal braces to straighten their teeth. In honor of National Orthodontics Awareness Month, the Louisville family cosmetic dentist is offering two free gifts to patients who use his Fast Smiles in Six Months service, which gives people the straight smile of their dreams in about a quarter of the time of traditional braces....


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2010-10-14 16:46:25

The artificial heart, a mechanical heart replacement, is typically used in order to bridge the time to heart transplant or to replace the heart in case a transplant is impossible. Often ventricular assist devices are confused with mechanical hearts because the assist the heart through pumps. They are also different from a cardiopulmonary bypass machine which is an external device used to provide the function of the heart and lungs. CPBs are usually only used for a few hours at a time,...

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