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Case series in The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation discusses how 3D imaging software helps make more patients eligible for the life-saving SynCardia Heart implant even if they don't meet
Case Funding firm reports J&J's DePuy Pinnacle model wins first Bellwether trial in Texas, as original Depuy ASR first settlement wave winds down by first quarter of 2015 and Bloomberg reports another
The I-Assist tool allows the full survivorship potential of the Verilast CR Oxinium™ knee to be harnessed in primary and difficult cases.
In the news release, U.S.
CMS decision will provide patients access to VisionCare's AMD telescope in surgical facilities where 80% of ophthalmic surgeries are conducted SARATOGA, Calif., Nov.
Interest in Cohesive Silicone Implants Has Grown Quickly Since the Launch of Sientra's Shaped Silicone Implants in the U.S., According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON,
MAHWAH, N.J., Oct.
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).
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
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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