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2013-11-23 23:00:06

Malichi Bell from Jacksonville, FL, had surgery at Wolfson Children's Hospital to disconnect the left side of his brain from the right to stop seizures that were leading to serious injuries. (PRWEB) November 24, 2013 Christina Bell and her husband Troy didn’t suspect anything was wrong with their newborn son when he was born in 2005. Not until he was 9 months old when, while in the care of Troy’s grandmother, Malichi had his first seizure and began convulsing. “I had just left...

2013-11-21 11:33:22

UT Dallas researchers have demonstrated that treating tinnitus, or ringing in the ears, using vagus nerve stimulation-tone therapy is safe and brought significant improvement to some of the participants in a small clinical trial. Drs. Sven Vanneste and Michael Kilgard of the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences used a new method pairing vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) with auditory tones to alleviate the symptoms of chronic tinnitus. Their results were published on Nov. 20 in the...

2013-10-30 23:03:55

Multidisciplinary Team of Doctors at The Mount Sinai Hospital Testing Innovative Heart Failure Therapy in Global Clinical Trial New York, NY (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 A multidisciplinary team of experts in heart failure, cardiac arrhythmia, and neurosurgery at The Mount Sinai Hospital are now testing nerve stimulation in the neck as a novel therapy for heart failure patients to potentially help relieve their debilitating symptoms of fatigue, shortness of breath, and heart arrhythmias,...

2013-09-26 23:39:25

MarketResearch.com announces the addition of a new market research report in Biotechnology to their product offering: Nerve Repair and Regeneration Market - Global Trend and Forecast to 2018. http://www.marketresearch.com/land/product.asp?productid=7776704&progid=85764 Rockville, MD (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Nerve Repair and Regeneration Market by Xenografts (Conduits, Protectors), Neuromodulation [Internal (Spinal Cord, Deep Brain)], External (Transcranial Magnetic)], Surgery...

2013-09-07 23:01:53

This report estimates the market for six major segments, namely, spinal cord stimulation, deep brain stimulation, sacral nerve stimulation, vagus nerve stimulation, gastric electrical stimulation, transcranial magnetic stimulation, and others. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/neurostimulation-devices-market-921.html (PRWEB) September 07, 2013 The Neuromodulation Market analyzes and studies the major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities in North America, Europe,...


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