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  1. Capital Regional Medical Center First In US To Use New Medical DeviceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WCTV Tallahassee

    For a 79-year-old Perry woman, medical expertise, technology, and timing came together for a life-saving procedure at Capital Regional Medical Center .

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  2. FDA Considering Regulations For E-CigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTVF Nashville

    As the popularity of electronic cigarettes increases, the Food and Drug Administration has announced plans to regulate the devices for the first time.

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  3. New group launched to tackle heart valve disease in the UKRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... s in the field of heart valve disease including patients and representatives from cardiac societies, cardio-thoracic surgery, interventional cardiology, primary care and cardiac patient

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  4. Exotic Mediterranean Feast and Cabaret Show to Benefit Mesothelioma Victims in Los AngelesRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... of the UCLA Comprehensive Mesothelioma Program at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Chief of Thoracic Surgery at the West Los Angeles Veterans' Administration Medical Center, and a long-time proponent of lung-sparing surgery for MPM. ...

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  5. According to David Haybron, Length of Obesity Matters For Heart DiseaseRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2013 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... graduated from the Ohio State University School of Medicine. He went on to do his specialized residency in thoracic surgery in the Ohio State University's Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery in Columbus, Ohio. He is certified by the American Board of ...

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  6. MedCAC Examines Medicare Coverage of Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer ScreeningRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Health Data Management

    Consumers are receiving more health care bills and paying larger amounts. 5 Key Trends in Healthcare Payments : In its fourth annual report on trends in healthcare consumer payments, claims clearinghouse InstaMed finds stark evidence of the growing impact of high deductible health plans on the industry.

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  7. New Study Says Lung Removing Surgery Still Riskier, According to...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The latest study to compare the two major surgical approaches to mesothelioma says the more radical approach is "an independent predictor" for complications and even death.

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  8. On-X Life Technologies to Present Its Newest Advance in Heart Valve...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Privately held On-XA Life Technologies Inc. announced today that it will present the results of the PROACT1 clinical trial of the CE-marked On-XA Plus 1.5a Aortic Heart Valve during the upcoming scientific meeting of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery in Toronto, April 27-30.

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  9. Shamrock Solutions Hires Greg Gaba as ECM Special Projects Engineer...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... as a registered nurse for 15 years, primarily focusing on patients preparing for and recovering from cardio-thoracic surgery. In 2009, Greg moved into business management and solution development for healthcare IT. Among the solutions that Gaba is ...

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  10. Former Pap MP Dr Dixie Tan dies aged 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Suria

    A relative told Channel NewsAsia she died at Singapore General Hospital on Wednesday morning, after battling brain cancer for about two months.

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  11. Cutting-Edge DVT Treatment from Dr. Malekmehr Provides ReliefRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

    ... years of training in general surgery and trauma, as well as specialized training in cardiac, vascular and thoracic surgery. He garnered a wide breadth of experience while honing his surgical skill at the Children's Hospital of . That's why it should ...

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  12. The Medicines Company Adds Novel, Approved, Surgical Sealant To Its Surgical Hemostasis PortfolioRead the original story

    Wednesday | BioSpace

    ... with a European CE Mark as a surgical sealant applicable to cardiovascular, general, urological, and thoracic surgery. The addition of the Tenaxis product adds another solution for surgical bleeding to The Medicines Company's portfolio which also ...

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  13. Cutting-edge Research to be Presented at 4th Annual International...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Sys-Con Media

    ... (PHLBI). , MD, FACS, Director of the UCLA Mesothelioma Comprehensive Research Program, and Chief of Thoracic Surgery at the West Los Angeles VA Medical Center. Dr. Cameron is a long-time staunch advocate of the lung-sparing pleurectomy/decortication ...

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  14. Former Pap MP Dixie Tan diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Straits Times

    A former Member of Parliament, Dr Dixie Tan, died on Wednesday morning after a two-month illness with brain cancer.

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  15. Changing times require us to changeRead the original story

    Tuesday | RecordNET

    ... ones to the walkable neighborhoods they want to live in. Dr. Stephen Maxwell is a medical director of thoracic surgery for Sutter Roseville Medical Center, and is a volunteer on the Sacramento Region American Lung Association local leadership board ...

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  16. MesotheliomaHelp.org Is Now Taking Questions for Upcoming "Ask the Nurse" Series Live EventRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | PRWeb

    ... mesothelioma resource's "Nurse's Corner" blog, Lisa Hyde-Barrett and Eleanor B. Ericson. Hyde-Barrett is a thoracic surgery nurse with 25 years of experience in her field, including more than two decades at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, ...

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  17. New ACC/AHA/SCAI Policy Statement Cites the Importance ACE...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | Cath Lab Digest

    April 22, 2014. ACE is proud to be referenced as a pioneer of accreditation standards in the new health policy statement from the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, and Society for Cardiovascular Angiography .

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  18. Metro Toronto Convention Centre Welcomes the American Association for Thoracic SurgeryRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | Market Wire

    Recognized as a major international medical centre, Toronto will host the American Association for Thoracic Surgery's 94th annual meeting , held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, April 26 to 30. With more than 4,800 attendees, including 2,600 medical professionals from 80 countries, the AATS meeting is one of the largest events of 2014 at the ... (more)

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  19. New ACC/AHA/SCAI Policy Statement Cites the Importance of ACE...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | PRWeb

    ACE is proud to be referenced as a pioneer of accreditation standards in the new health policy statement from the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, and Society for Cardiovascular Angiography .

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  20. Jersey Shore opens new CVICU for providing post-operative care for cardiac surgery patientsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | Medical News

    Jersey Shore University Medical Center recently unveiled the new CardioVascular Intensive Care Unit - a twelve bed critical care unit providing post-operative care for cardiac surgery patients, including those who receive traditional open heart surgery and newer, complex interventional cardiovascular procedures.

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