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2014-10-29 23:11:08

On September 19, 2014, the Oklahoma Heart Hospital (OHH) performed its first implantation of the world’s smallest pacemaker: the Medtronic Micra™ Transcatheter Pacing System (TPS).

2014-10-29 04:21:39

Lawsuit website reports close to 800 cases now filed and believes Wright Hip Cases starting to look similar to other hip litigations, including: DePuy ASR & Pinnacle, Biomet, Stryker, and Zimmer Products

2014-10-28 23:02:43

The Firm is representing numerous plaintiffs in metal-on-metal hip lawsuits, including individuals who were allegedly injured by an all-metal version of the DePuy Pinnacle hip replacement which

2014-10-28 16:27:21

By the time the holidays arrive, it might be too late to make your smile shine for 2015, so now is the perfect time to make an appointment with Moeiz Koshki, DDS LOS ANGELES, Oct.

2014-10-28 08:35:14

Remote-controlled, needle-free, tissue expansion system may offer alternative to traditional saline tissue expansion FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct.

2014-10-27 23:11:49

The McGartland Law Firm announced today that it is now accepting cases involving patients who were injured as a result of defective hip implants, specifically either the Stryker Rejuvenate or

2014-10-27 23:01:52

Trial ends in defense verdict in the first of thousands of lawsuits brought over Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopaedics metal-on-metal Pinnacle hip replacement device. Port

2014-10-27 08:31:26

Company to Exhibit Navigated Robotics, Hip and Knee Replacement Technology in Booth #613 EAST TAUNTON, Mass., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OMNIlife science(TM), Inc.

2014-10-25 23:02:52

Stryker Hip Replacement Lawsuits Alleging Metal Poisoning, Tissue Damage And Other Health Complications Are Proceeding Through Superior Court In Bergen County, New Jersey. Columbus,


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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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