|FDA Approves Portrazzab" (necitumumab) for Specific Type of Lung Cancer|
The most common ATEs were cerebral stroke and ischemia (2%) and myocardial infarction (1%). In an exploratory analysis of study 1, the relative risk of VTE or ATE was approximately 3-fold higher in patients with a reported history of VTE or ATE than in ...
CNNMoney - Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:41
|FDA Warns Intravascular Device Coatings May Peel|
Hydrophilic and/or hydrophobic coatings on intravascular medical devices may come off, potentially causing serious injuries to patients, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned today in a safety communication. Several factors may cause the ...
Medscape - Mon, 23 Nov 2015 08:46
|Intravascular Medical Devices: FDA Safety Communication - Lubricious Coating ...|
EIN News (press release) - Mon, 23 Nov 2015 06:26
|High Phosphorus, Cerebral Hemorrhage Linked in HD Patients|
Hyperphosphatemia did not increase the risk of cerebral infarction. During a mean observational period of 3.9 years, cerebral hemorrhage and cerebral infarction occurred in 77 patients and 140 patients, respectively. The researchers concluded that ...
Renal and Urology News - Fri, 06 Nov 2015 13:16
|Heart Attack Survivors, Namely Young Women, Still Face High Risk Of Recurrence ...|
Young women who survive myocardial infarction (heart attack) and ischemic stroke shouldn't consider themselves out of the woods just yet, according to a new study published today in JAMA Internal Medicine. Overall mortality (death) rates during acute ...
Medical Daily - Mon, 23 Nov 2015 10:11
|Women who survive heart attack continue to live with risk|
... female patients, who survive cardiovascular events. Dr. Frits R. Rosendaal, PhD, of Leiden University Medical Center in the Netherlands, and coauthors studied long-term mortality and morbidity in young women who survived myocardial infarction ...
Medical News Today - Mon, 23 Nov 2015 08:52
|Young women who survive cardiovascular event have long-term risks|
Medical Xpress - Mon, 23 Nov 2015 08:07
|Risk of Second Event High for Young Women After MI, Stroke|
Doctors Lounge - Mon, 23 Nov 2015 16:56
|Young Namibian all-rounder dies after on-field stroke|
Sunday, November 22, 2015 - Mumbai—When Raymond van Schoor, the young Namibian all-rounder breathed his last on Friday (at 19 h. 17 m, Namibian time), most of the members of his national side and Cricket Namibia officials were present at the ...
Pakistan Observer - Sat, 21 Nov 2015 16:45
|An EMS Guide to Wake-Up Ischemic Strokes|
This is much like a cardiac catheterization for an ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) where the patient is taken to an interventional radiologic lab where the embolic clot is located and removed or dissolved with intra-arterial tPA. This type ...
JEMS.com - Fri, 20 Nov 2015 11:18
|3-4 Glasses of Soju a Day Lower Stroke Risk|
This may be good news for Korean soju companies and soju lovers. It was found on Nov. 6 that three to four glasses of soju reduce stroke (cerebral infarction) risk. It is first time to confirm that not wine or beer, but soju (diluted alcohol) common ...
BusinessKorea - Sun, 08 Nov 2015 19:23