The US FDA on the th of May granted an Investigational Device Exemption IDE approval for Concept Medical Incs Sirolimus Coated Balloon SCB MagicTouch PTA for the treatment of Superficial Femoral Arteries SFA This marks the fourth IDE approval for the Companys Sirolimus coated balloon
Today the US Food and Drug Administration approved the oral antiviral Paxlovid nirmatrelvir tablets and ritonavir tablets copackaged for oral use for the treatment of mildtomoderate COVID in adults who are at high risk for progression to severe COVID including hospitalization or death Paxlovid is th...
I realized there was a strong need for a device that mimics the effects of turning patients to lay facedown on their abdomen
Deep Breath Intelligence DBI a MedTech company unleashing the huge potential of exhaled breath analysis through machine learning has selected HTEC Group and Effectum Medical as primary innovation facilitators to help them achieve greater speed in meeting both software and documentation requirements...
DISC Sports Spine Center DISC continues to expand the reach of its worldclass services with the announcement of a new clinic in Encino
Envision Healthcare a leading national medical group has reached a multiyear agreement with AvMed one of Floridas leading health plans to provide its commercial and Medicare Advantage members in Florida innetwork care provided by Envision clinicians
Viva Vita and Waya Health are joining forces to simplify the integration of virtual reality VR technology for healthcare providers Through this collaboration patients including residents in senior living communities will gain access to advanced VR experiences that will revolutionize their daily heal...
Synapse Medicine the leader in medication success and CompuGroup Medical the leader in software for providers have announced a partnership to accelerate innovation in prescribing and allow physicians to benefit from timesaving technological advances in clinical decision support
Patheous Health a leader in dysphagia healthcare announced the acquisition of Carolina Speech Pathology LLC the largest US provider of mobile fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallow FEES study services
Summus the leading virtual specialty care company today announced a collaboration with Leal Health formerly Trialjectory a patientfirst digital health company to identify and access trials and treatments for members with cancer
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Neurocognitive performance is directly affected by mood disorders and among transport workers and this in turn can impede response and reactions times cognitive capacity concentration attention auditory and visual processing among other higher level cognitive functions Research has been already shown that in the acute phase processing speed learning and memory may be impaired in depression
Cardiothoracic surgery is a challenging and complex field that requires a high level of skill and expertise The training of cardiothoracic surgeons involves a combination of didactic and practical experience with an emphasis on safety and minimizing risks to patients This article aims to discuss the challenges of cardiothoracic surgery
Point of care ultrasound POCUS had become increasingly popular in emergency medicine EM in both the bedside diagnosis of disease states as well as rapidly becoming the standard of care in visual guidance during procedures With smaller portable and more affordable ultrasound machines available the number of providers utilizing
The advent of robotic surgery has revolutionized the field of modern surgical practice offering enhanced precision reduced invasiveness and improved patient outcomes However as technology advances surgeons must adapt and refine their skills to remain proficient
Air pollution is contamination of the indoor or outdoor environment by any chemical physical or biological agent that modifies the natural characteristics of the atmosphere The first large prospective cohort study with more than thousands participants that provided an evidence of adverse health impact of long term air pollution exposure was the Harvard Six Cities study by Dockery et al Moreover L...
There is one question buzzing in everyones mind for a long time How did the greatest healthcare system of the United States collapse during the COVID pandemic This tiny little virus has revealed the vulnerability of our healthcare industry The US has taken proper measures to enhance the consumer experience and healthcare delivery system
The use of threedimensional D technologies in medical practice is increasing however its use is largely untested One D technology stereoscopic volumerendered D display can improve depth perception Pulmonary vein stenosis PVS is a rare cardiovascular pathology often diagnosed by computed tomography
Guerbet announced the commercial launch and dosing of the first patient with Elucirem gadopiclenol injection following FDA approval in September It is recommended for use in adults and children years of age and higher This highly stable macrocyclic gadoliniumbased contrast agent
Hours worked exceeding allocated hours ie the operating room OR hours into which cases are scheduled are referred to as hours of overutilized OR time
The global healthcare system is on the brink of collapse At the start of the worlds population topped billion More than half of this total is made up of people under the age of
Clinicians have struggled with the capricious nature of predicting surgical outcomes for hundreds of years If one wanders of the beaten track to the basement of the Louvre in Paris you will come across a black diorite plinth inscribed with hieroglyphics from the time of...
I asked Mike Sutten what three key decision points led him to change Innovaccers business model to cloud based information and data accumulation informatics and analytics
Mechanical Circulatory Support MCS is an important adjunct to the management of patients with severe heart failure Because the number of donor hearts available for transplantation is limited the use of MCS is growing as a valid alternative to save the lives of patients who are facing death
As we all know data in medical records plays a crucial role in patient care process management and risk management particularly legal risk management
The explosion of artificial intelligence AI in healthcare over the past decade has increased exponentially year over year Continued advances have made it easier for dataminded and clinically oriented providers to efficiently utilize data with automated research and prod...
First of all I would like to thank the editorial office of the AmericaHHM Magazine for inviting me to this editorial interview which covers this very...