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2007-07-16 15:03:46

Cardium Therapeutics (OTCBB:CDTP) and its operating unit, InnerCool Therapies, today announced that temperature modulation therapy in cardiac arrest patients was featured in Newsweek's July 23 cover story. The article, "This Man Was Dead. He Isn't Anymore" (http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/19751440/site/newsweek/), examines how physicians at the University of Pennsylvania are using mild hypothermia to treat sudden cardiac arrest patients. Patient temperature modulation is a...

2007-03-22 09:01:01

Cardium Therapeutics (OTCBB:CDTP) and its subsidiary InnerCool Therapies announced today the enrollment of the first patient in the RAPID MI-ICE study at Lund University Hospital in Sweden. The purpose of the study is to assess the safety and potential medical utility of early and rapid cooling of patients with myocardial infarction (MI or heart attack). Previous clinical data suggest early and rapid cooling with InnerCool's endovascular catheter-based temperature modulation system...

2007-03-20 09:01:25

Cardium Therapeutics (OTCBB:CDTP) and its subsidiary InnerCool Therapies announced today that its endovascular temperature modulation technology was featured in the March 2007 issue of Men's Health. The article "The Miracle on Ice" highlights the benefits of InnerCool's Celsius Control System during a cranial bypass surgery performed at Stanford University Medical Center. A copy of the article can be accessed at http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/rms/menh_1-19934755/. A reporter for...

2005-08-10 14:25:00

Patients suffering from a stroke are more likely to have improved outcomes and fewer complications when hospitals use standardized guidelines for stroke care during a patient's admission and discharge from the hospital, according to a study led by researchers at UCSF Medical Center. The study results appear in the August 9 issue of Neurology. "There are several treatments for the most common form of stroke, which is ischemic stroke, and these have been proven to reduce disability and...


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