Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Procedure News Stories - May 2004

Date Title Comments Rating
2004-05-27 ABIOMED has announced the 14th implantation of replacement heart 0 None
2004-05-21 Combination radiation treatment for brain cancer leads to better life 0 None
2004-05-21 Pulsed-dye laser surgery for voice disorders better all round 0 None
2004-05-19 Higher volume may not guarantee higher quality angioplasty and stenting 0 None
2004-05-18 Matching method allows surgeons to successfully transplant kidneys that would otherwise be discarded 0 None
2004-05-17 Interventional radiologists now are able to treat using minimally invasive procedures 0 5
2004-05-17 Regional review boards improve liver transplant allocation 0 None
2004-05-13 Key hole colon surgery effective 0 None
2004-05-12 10 years of IVF procedures show frozen sperm as good as fresh 0 None
2004-05-12 A strengthened cement has been devised specifically for facial reconstructive surgery 0 None
2004-05-06 Aortic screening programme in the UK could save lives at reasonable cost 0 None
2004-05-05 Cervical Dysplasia treatment linked to water breaking too early 0 None
2004-05-04 Radiologists use CT-Scans to inject gene therapy into tumors 0 None
2004-05-04 FDA approves INFUSE® bone graft which improves fracture healing 0 None
2004-05-03 IMRT controls head and neck cancer reducing radiation side effects 0 None
2004-05-03 Wyeth gets FDA approval for a novel protein device that enhances bone healing 0 None
2004-05-03 Chemical thumbprint can help determine if tumor is returning or dying 0 None
2004-05-03 Elastic titanium nails help children recover faster from a broken leg than the traditional cast treatment 0 None
2004-05-02 Custom or Wavefront-guided LASIK produces superior vision quality compared to traditional LASIK eye surgery 0 None
2004-05-02 New technique to deliver gene therapy to soft-tissue tumors 0 None
2004-05-01 Warning to parents-to-be that non-medical ultrasounds are unapproved, inappropriate, and possibly even risky 0 None


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