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The Distinguished Preceptorship Award recognizes the efforts of an individual who had made a significant contribution toward increasing the awareness and acceptance of NPs (PRWEB)
Dr. Jeffrey S. Gosin continues to receive high praise from his patients as he continues to provide the highest quality care in a setting of compassion, consideration and respect. Dr.
30 Day Stroke Rate of 1.4% Highlights Excellent Neuroprotection with Novel Hybrid Procedure for Carotid Artery Revascularization SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov.
ATLANTA, Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CryoLife, Inc.
North American Intraoperative Imaging Market driven by increasing number of diagnostic centers and procedures in the region
FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Misonix, Inc.
The peripheral vascular medical device market will be driven by technological advances, but regional differences and a diverse competitive landscape may make growth challenging, says new report
PLANO, Texas, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Argon Medical Devices, Inc.
FREMONT, Calif., Nov.
MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It is a momentous time for patients with blockage-type brain attacks (aka acute ischemic stroke).
Marfan's syndrome is a genetic disorder of the connective tissue that causes excessively tall stature and long extremities. It is carried by the gene FBN1, which encodes the connective protein fibrillin-1, and is a dominant trait. The human genetic makeup contains a pair of FBN1 genes, so because of its dominance, inheriting one affected FBN1 gene from either parent will result in Marfan's syndrome. It effects both males and females, and has no ethnic bias. It was named after Antoine Marfan,...
General surgery is a specialty that concentrates on the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and the thyroid gland. This specialty also deals with skin, breast, soft tissue and hernia related diseases. General Surgeons have the opportunity to subspecialize in one or more of the following: Trauma Surgery: Trauma surgery is the specialty that performs invasive procedures for physical injuries in an emergency. This subspecialty holds the...
Aortography is the study of the specific action involving the ejection of blood from the aorta in the heart. Taking an aortogram from the patient could identify if there is a tear in the intimal wall of the aorta. This tear is eventually fatal but can be repaired in some cases. Procedure A catheter is placed in the aorta of the patient, usually through the femoral artery. Once in place a dose of iodine-based dye is injected in order to visualize the flow of blood through the site....