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Simbionix procedural rehearsal studio allows docs to train before actual case CLEVELAND, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Practice makes perfect.
New therapies are leading to more effective vein treatments for legs, hands, chest and face, ASDS president tells health and beauty experts Rolling Meadows,
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Study shows Pycnogenol®, may improve blood flow and reduce swelling, pain and the number of faulty veins post-pregnancy HOBOKEN, N.J., Oct.
Simulated Vascular Processes Facilitate Enhanced Learning Environment for Medical World PORTLAND, Ore., Oct.
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October 2nd Event Celebrates the Opening of An Ultra-Modern Facility Columbia, MD (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 The national leader in the minimally invasive
A new issue of the Journal of Endovascular Therapy features a study showing favorable results for self-expanding nitinol stents compared with balloon angioplasty for treatment of superficial femoral
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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....
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.