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2014-10-24 23:01:39

The Firm is representing numerous plaintiffs in DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits, all of whom were allegedly injured by a metal-on-metal version of the Pinnacle Hip Replacement System. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 The nation’s first trial of a DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuit (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/depuy-pinnacle/lawsuit) has ended in a win for Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Orthopaedics unit, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to court documents, the jury...

2014-10-23 23:11:20

Colorado-based company 5280 Prosthetics has announced that they have released a new product to improve lives of amputees everywhere, the SmartPuck™. The industry's first smart prosthetic socket system will work with the user’s smart device to provide them with customized comfort and support. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Colorado Company 5280 Prosthetics understood that when it came to socket systems used by amputees, not much had changed in the last 20 years....

2014-10-23 23:10:53

Dr. Ronald Receveur, a New Albany dentist who provides All on Four dental implants, has launched an “All In One Place” campaign for patients who need extensive dental work and would like to receive treatment at one state-of-the-art facility. Dr. Receveur’s New Albany dental practice provides general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, rehabilitation dentistry and sedation dentistry all under one roof. NEW ALBANY, IN (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Dr. Ronald Receveur, a New...

2014-10-23 23:02:43

Topical study “Market Snapshot: Transcatheter Heart Valve 2007 to 2020 - Europe (Germany, France, Italy, UK, Spain)” drawn up by GBI Research is now available at MarketPublishers.com London, UK (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 The European transcatheter heart valve (THV) market value is expected to grow from a value of around USD 483 million as of 2013 to reach close to USD 1.66 billion by 2020-end, at a CAGR of nearly 19.5%. This colossal growth, relating to the five leading markets of...

2014-10-23 08:35:48

PORTLAND, Oregon, October 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report by Allied Market Research titled, "Global Bio-Implants Market (Types, and Geography) - Size, Share, Global Trends, Company Profiles, Demand, Insights, Analysis, Research, Report, Opportunities, Segmentation and Forecast, 2013 - 2020, suggests that the global bio implants market would reach $115.8 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 10.3% during 2014 - 2020. Cardiovascular bio implants would garner sizable share...

2014-10-22 23:12:21

Pharmaceutical and medical device company, Endo International, agrees to settlement in an effort to resolve lawsuits involving its vaginal-mesh implants. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 A settlement involving medical device company, Endo International, was recently reached to resolve lawsuits alleging its vaginal-mesh implants are the cause of organ damage and other injury. Flood Law Group, LLP, a nationally esteemed personal injury law firm, has been closely following the...

2014-10-22 23:05:57

According to iData Research’s orthopaedic surgeons survey of knee surgeons from around the world, the competition for brand preference between the top 4 companies that supply orthopedic knee products is too close to call. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Orthopedic surgeons from more than 60 countries were interviewed by iData Research, the leading global authority in medical device market research, at the 2014 American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting held in...

2014-10-22 08:33:26

Study Finds Visual Function Improves in Majority of Patients Implanted with the CE Marked Alpha IMS Subretinal Microchip CHICAGO, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Retina Implant AG, the leading developer of subretinal implants for patients blinded by retinitis pigmentosa (RP), today announced that Dr. Helmut Sachs, senior consultant and head of the Department of Ophthalmology, Clinic Dresden-Friedrichstadt, Germany presented patient outcomes at one year post-implantation of the CE...

2014-10-22 08:32:54

Cosmetic Surgery Center of Maryland offers VECTRA XT, a new high-resolution 3D face, breast and body imaging system. BALTIMORE, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baltimore's BELECARA Surgery Center is pleased to begin offering 3D surgical results simulation through VECTRA XT: a new technology used to help cosmetic surgery clients visualize their potential results. During their consultation, clients can get an in-depth sense of the possible outcomes of their chosen procedure, all in...

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...


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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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