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Telerobotic System Developed To Treat Bladder Cancer
2013-04-03 11:26:38

Vanderbilt University Although bladder cancer is the sixth most common form of cancer in the U.S. and the most expensive to treat, the basic method that doctors use to treat it hasn´t changed much in more than 70 years. An interdisciplinary collaboration of engineers and doctors at Vanderbilt and Columbia Universities intends to change that situation dramatically. Headed by Nabil Simaan, associate professor of mechanical engineering at Vanderbilt, the team has developed a prototype...

2012-05-19 23:01:11

HoLEP attains rapid adoption and acceptance as the Proven Procedure for Treating BPH Yokneam, Israel (PRWEB) May 19, 2012 Lumenis Ltd., the world's largest medical laser company developing, manufacturing and distributing a broad range of medical lasers and sophisticated energy delivery equipment for surgical, aesthetic and ophthalmic applications, announces that it will feature distinguished speakers from around the globe who will share their insights into the latest advances in surgical...

2011-05-08 00:05:47

"ËœNew Prostate Research', a TPRGlobal research news media service which gives men access to the latest prostate news, research and clinical trial information, has published two new research articles on prostate health. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) May 07, 2011 "ËœNew Prostate Research', a TPRGlobal research news media service which gives men access to the latest prostate news, research and clinical trial information, has published two new research articles on prostate...

2011-05-04 13:50:00

MINNETONKA, Minn., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Medical Systems® (AMS) (NASDAQ: AMMD), a leading provider of world-class devices and therapies for male and female pelvic health, today announced it has received clearance from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (MHLW) to market and distribute its GreenLight HPS® laser therapy system for the treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), or enlarged prostate, in Japan. As the...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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