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2011-06-29 11:54:00

HOUSTON, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Children's Hospital in Houston announced today that it is the first pediatric hospital in the United States to implant an artificial heart into the chest of a 17-year-old patient as the only option to save his life.

2011-05-01 00:09:08

Pluromed, Inc. announced today the addition of Dr. William E. Cohn to its board of directors. On March 10, 2011, Dr. Cohn and Dr.

2011-03-24 16:00:00

New device is designed to improve survival rates from heart attack in high-risk heart patients. NEPTUNE, N.J., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, 66-year-old heart attack survivor Charles Theodora from Ocean Township became the first NY/NJ Metropolitan resident to be implanted with the experimental AngelMed Guardian cardiac monitor and alert system device that could alert him if a heart attack is imminent.

2011-01-21 00:00:51

Two Turkish Hospitals and Two U.S. Centers to Complete Phase I in January Tucson, Ariz. (Vocus/PRWEB) January 20, 2011 On Jan. 20, SynCardia Systems, Inc.

2010-12-21 07:30:00

ALLENDALE, N.J., Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Heart Journal today reported results of a clinical trial evaluating Amorcyte, Inc.'s lead product candidate, AMR-001 for the treatment of damaged heart muscle following acute myocardial infarction (AMI).

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2010-10-27 09:40:00

Texans For Stem Cell Research Event Brings International Biomedical Science Leaders to Austin October 27th - Free and Open to Public.

2010-10-26 00:00:05

Texans For Stem Cell Research Event Brings International Biomedical Science Leaders to Austin October 27th - Free and Open to Public Texans for Stem Cell Research (TCSR), a non-profit grassroots organization, announces an educational event about stem cell research and advances in their first Annual Learn and Live Educational Series, at the University of Texas Joe C.

2010-09-14 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The 14th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) will feature a discussion titled "Latest Developments in Stem Cell and Gene Therapy in Heart Failure" which includes a presentation by Dr.

2010-05-27 14:54:33

A state-of-the-art heart pump recently approved for use in end-stage cardiac patients has a significantly lower risk for infection than an earlier model of the device.

2010-04-09 09:11:10

University of Utah heart surgeon implants VAD in Idaho man as part of national clinical trial.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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