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2012-08-07 22:07:19

Implantable cardioverter defibrillators account for one-third of the decrease in cardiac arrests caused by ventricular fibrillation in North-Holland, according to research in Circulation, an American Heart Association journal. VF is an abnormal heart rhythm that makes the heart quiver so it can't pump blood. ICDs are small electronic devices implanted in the chest that detect potentially fatal abnormal heart rhythms and try to stop them with electric shocks. Generally, only people with...

2012-01-18 14:00:00

The VTN Rotobec VF Concrete Crusher is a positioned attachment designed for ground-based, secondary demolition. The VF unit has been designed without a for applications where a rotation is not required, saving weight and cost. The newly designed replaceable crushing teeth ensure high performance in concrete with re-bar. The integrated replaceable re-bar cutter makes it easy to process the re-bar left from the crushing process. (PRWEB) January 18, 2012 The VF Concrete Crusher is designed...

2011-07-06 06:05:00

RIALTO, Calif., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovacyn Inc. today announced the expansion of its professional-strength animal healthcare line with the launch of Vetericyn® VF Ophthalmic Wash and Vetericyn® VF Otic Rinse. The new no-rinse eye and ear products, available exclusively to licensed veterinarians in the U.S. and Canada for the inhibition of infection, accelerates the healing process. The two-ounce Ophthalmic Wash and the four-ounce Otic...

2011-01-27 12:35:25

Comprehensive NIH study helps explain discrepancy in survival rates between cardiac arrests in public and at home Cardiac arrests that can be treated by electric stimulation, also known as shockable arrests, were found at a higher frequency in public settings than in the home, according to a National Institutes of Health-funded study appearing in the Jan. 27 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine. The study compared home and public cardiac arrests under various scenarios. For example,...

2010-11-17 00:00:51

Building on its successful family of digital display presentation systems, Digital View announces the release of the VF-215W-OF - chassis version of the 21.5" commercial digital display product for developers. Morgan Hill, CA (PRWEB) November 16, 2010 Digital View is pleased to announce the release of the open frame chassis version of its largest commercial digital display system the VF-215W, an HD, widescreen media presentation display system. This product, aimed at digital media display...

2010-11-12 04:27:36

Professional Strength Formula Utilizes Microcyn® Technology to Fight Infection Naturally, Speed Healing Rialto, CA (PRWEB) November 12, 2010 Innovacyn Inc., a Southern California-based healthcare company, announced today that its animal health division has launched Vetericyn® VF liquid and hydrogel in a new four-ounce dispensing size for veterinarians. Vetericyn® VF is a special professional-strength formulation of the Vetericyn® wound and infection treatment, which is...

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2010-01-25 15:15:00

In a newly published clinical trial, patients with metastatic prostate cancer who received a vaccine of harmless poxviruses engineered to spur an immune system attack on prostate tumor cells lived substantially longer than patients who received a placebo vaccine, report researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and affiliated organizations. The findings will be published by the Journal of Clinical Oncology on its Web site and later in a print edition. The randomized phase II study involved...

2009-05-11 06:59:32

People with a certain type of heart condition are more likely to die following coronary angioplasty or stent placement if they suffer from an irregular heart rhythm before or after the procedure. According to doctors from the Duke Clinical Research Institute, the irregular heart rhythm "“ called sustained ventricular tachycardia or fibrillation, or VT/VF "“ occurred in 5.7 percent of the 5,745 patients with ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) they studied. These patients...

2009-01-05 10:08:00

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The recent tragic death of Jett Travolta has raised awareness of Kawasaki Disease, a disease with which he was diagnosed in early childhood. Kawasaki disease is a rare form of vasculitis which usually strikes children under the age of five. The disease occurs more often in boys than girls, and most commonly in children of Asian and Korean descent. Although most children diagnosed with Kawasaki recover with no problems, some patients suffer...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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