Web extra interview follow-up from Cutting Edge: Attacking Heart Disease
European regulators have approved the delivery of Medtronic‘s CoreValve System using a new direct aortic approach in patients with severe aortic stenosis. Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is a less-invasive...
This year began with a breast implant scandal. This one has brought back memories of the one early in my private practice.
The current one involves the PIP-branded breast implants produced by the French company Poly Implant Prothese and rebranded by the Dutch company Rofil as Rofil M-implants breast implants. The first one involved silicone implants made by American companies including Dow Corning who no longer makes breast implants.
The picture of 3 implants includes: top -- an old McGhan double lumen (silicone gel implant surrounded by a saline implant); bottom left – Dow Corning textured silicone implant; and bottom right – Dow Corning smooth silicone implant. Dow Corning has not made breast implants since approximately 1992.
Although it’s trying to keep quiet about its product, a medical device startup developing a new treatment for obesity revealed this week it’s in the middle of raising $5.5 million....
"Their blood cells can be given to anyone." LeeAnn Weitekamp is the Medical Director for MI Blood
WZZM 13, the Grand Rapids ABC affiliate owned by Gannett Co., Inc., introduces expanded high school football coverage to students and fans of high school sports throughout West Michigan with highschoolsports.net
An Allendale woman is dead after a head on crash on Lake Michigan Drive.
Here's the list of 1,843 Michiganders who are owed tax refunds from the federal government, but the post office has returned their checks as undeliverable to the Internal Revenue Service
A man in a wheelchair went on the ride of his life Wednesday after visiting a gas station in Van Buren County.
Grand Haven - The Coast Guard's 9th District commander, Rear Adm. Robert Papp, has recommended permanent relief for the commander of the new Great Lakes icebreaker Mackinaw following a collision Dec. 12 that dented the yet-to-be-commissioned ship.
Scores as they come in...alphabetical by leading or winning team.
Sports director Tom Clyde breaks down what we're looking forward to as the 2011 season begins.
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