• In patients with acute ischemic stroke - in which a clot blocks the blood supply to part of the brain - who received a clot-busting drug, removing the obstructing blood clot with a stent retriever device significantly reduced post-stroke disability and increased the percentage of patients who were independent in daily function after three months. (ucla.edu)
  • 2 . The removal device of claim 1 , wherein the fingers are adapted to collapse the implant device by engaging the stent and pulling radially inward on the proximal end of the implant device. (google.com)
  • 8 . The removal device of claim 1 , wherein the gastrointestinal implant device comprises a stent coupled to the proximal portion of an elongated tube. (google.com)
  • The results of our studies show these next-generation devices (e.g. stent-retrievers) are superior at achieving restoration of blood flow to blocked arteries and were associated with better neurological outcomes as compared to the previously available technology," says Nogueira, who serves as director of the Neuroendovascular Division at the Marcus Stroke & Neuroscience Center at Grady Memorial Hospital. (innovations-report.com)
  • The study tested a second-generation stent clot-retrieval device called Solitaire. (ucla.edu)
  • In the study, the stent retriever device opened the artery 88 percent of the time, even when there was a large clot. (ucla.edu)
  • UCLA has a long history developing and testing stent retrieval devices, Saver said. (ucla.edu)
  • The first clot retrieval stent device, a coil retriever, was invented at UCLA, and several major clinical trials of clot retrieval devices have been led by UCLA Stroke Center doctors. (ucla.edu)
  • In collaboration with Texas Children's, Baylor College of Medicine and Fannin Innovation Studios, Rice Outstenting is aiming to redesign the pediatric ureteral stent removal process by creating a method that is less invasive, less painful and more affordable. (rice.edu)
  • The Ureteral Stent Electromagnetic Removal Bead, is part of a stent inserted into the ureter, the duct that allows urine to pass from the kidney to the bladder. (rice.edu)
  • The stent removal method is less painful, requires no anesthesia, costs two-thirds less than the standard procedure and can be completed in minutes. (rice.edu)
  • The new "stent-retriever" (Aperio System) seems to be a very efficient and safe addition to the existing repertoire of clot-removal devices. (ajnr.org)
  • This new generation of mechanical thrombectomy devices provides us with a highly effective tool for revascularising large vessel strokes and improving overall quality of care in patients with severe and potentially debilitating strokes if they can get to a comprehensive stroke center quickly for treatment. (innovations-report.com)
  • The invention relates to an apparatus for hair removal, comprising a laser means for producing a laser beam at a frequency which will pass through the surface of the skin, a quantity of hair contaminant having optical absorption at said frequency high enough to cause a reaction destroying the follicles. (google.es)
  • 发明涉及医用肿瘤摘除装置的技术领域,具体涉及一种肿瘤无创摘除装置,用于早、中期肿瘤的无创手术。 The present invention relates to (google.com)
  • a plurality of fingers extending from the distal end of the inner sheath, the fingers adapted for collapsing the proximal end of the gastrointestinal implant device to allow the proximal end of the device to be drawn into the outer sheath. (google.com)
  • 8. The tissue removal device of claim 1 , further comprising a linear tissue aspiration path that extends from the inner cannula distal end to the inner cannula proximal end. (google.es)
  • A device for the removal of deposits, such as plaques in vessels, wall areas or the like which have been modified by arteriosclerosis, with a working helix (2), which extends at the front end of a rotatable wire (1) and is provided at its distal end with a sphere (4), is designed with the sphere having sharp edges (34). (google.com)
  • The invention relates to a device for removal of deposits such as plaque in vessels, arteriosclerotic transformed wall portions or the like, with a guide extending at the front end of a rotatable wire working helix, which is provided at its distal end with a ball. (google.com)
  • In one embodiment of the present invention, a single drive shaft (92) is operatively connected to the distal end of the expandable material removal element (16) for rotating the removal element (16). (patents.com)
  • When the noninvasive tumor removal device is used, the blocking clamp is separated from the applicator after entering the human body along with the applicator and clamped to the root of the tumor. (google.com)
  • with the help of the noninvasive tumor removal device, operation time is short, medical pain of a patient is less, the tissue end face can be promoted to heal rapidly, recovery of the patient is facilitated, operation is relatively simple, and normal life and work of the patient are not influenced. (google.com)
  • The lesions, capillaries, and vascular hemoglobin will be broken into small molecules, so it can realize permanent removal of red blood vessels. (reelisor.com)
  • Vasospasm, vascular perforation, intramural arterial dissection, or embolization of a previously uninvolved territory was defined as a device-related complication. (ajnr.org)
  • The FDA said there is a significant risk that the devices can grind up undetected uterine tumors, spreading the cancer to the pelvis and other regions. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Johnson & Johnson is halting sales of devices used to remove growths in the uterus following a government warning that the electronic surgical tools can inadvertently spread cancer to other parts of the body. (medicalxpress.com)
  • The catheter (178) is shiftable with respect to the drive shaft (92) for moving the material removal element between the expanded position and the contracted position. (patents.com)
  • The Food and Drug Administration is warning American women that a device-assisted procedure for treating fibroids could inadvertently spread cancer from the uterus to other parts of the body. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Intense Pulsed light (IPL) devices are powered by flash-lamps. (choice.com.au)
  • It is the first and only home care device that combined both Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) and Radio Frequency (RF) energies, making it the most effective treatment on the market. (makemeheal.com)
  • A tissue cutting device that is especially suited for neurosurgical applications is disclosed and described. (google.es)
  • The inner cannula reciprocates at a rate that is greater than 1000 reciprocations per minute, and variable aspiration may also be provided to the device to control tissue traction and provide fine shaving and debulking. (google.es)
  • 9. The tissue removal device of claim 1 , further comprising a vacuum generator in fluid communication with the inner cannula lumen. (google.es)
  • A new device to remove obstructing blood clots can significantly improve outcomes for people who suffer a certain type of stroke, according to a study led by a UCLA investigator. (ucla.edu)
  • This device reopened arteries much more frequently with less injury to the vessel," said Jahan, who also served as global neurointerventional adviser for the trial. (ucla.edu)
  • Both devices demonstrated a high recanalization rate of 100% (TICI 3) in the target vessel with no device-related complications. (ajnr.org)
  • The Laser Hair Removal Store features a wide category of laser hair removal healing products that women and men may use following their procedures to enhance comfort during the healing journey, treat symptoms, and speed up the recovery period. (makemeheal.com)
  • These devices truly refine treatment and represent another great stride in the evolution of stroke care. (innovations-report.com)
  • The grant will allow the team to implement design modifications to further refine the device as well as perform benchtop and preclinical studies. (rice.edu)
  • The device includes a handpiece and an outer cannula in which a reciprocating inner cannula is disposed. (google.es)
  • Laser hair removal, until recently, had to be performed by a dermatologist during a scheduled office visit. (empowher.com)
  • Now there are two laser home hair removal devices that have been FDA approved since 2008 and both run under $600. (empowher.com)
  • Laser light hair removal works by focusing a single wavelength of light to heat the melanin in the hair follicle and disabling the part that allows growth to occur. (empowher.com)
  • Silk'n utilizes a proprietary Home Pulsed Light (HPL) technology which is different from the Tria laser light device. (empowher.com)
  • A wide range of products are available that can help reduce skin tenderness, irritation, and burning sensations that may occur following laser hair removal. (makemeheal.com)
  • Laser Hair Removal devices have been shown to achieve significant hair reduction in the face, neck, under arms, legs, bikini line, back and chest. (makemeheal.com)
  • The Post-Laser Hair Removal Skin Recovery Products floor of the store features a wide variety of ointments and creams that can help relieve skin tenderness, irritation and burning sensations that may occur following laser hair removal. (makemeheal.com)
  • Do you want to buy a laser device to help eliminate your hair? (urlrate.com)
  • Video 8.1 Laser tattoo removal. (springer.com)
  • Part 2 laser tattoo removal by Bieke Heykants: picosecond laser to treat spontaneous darkening of a nipple-areola tattoo. (springer.com)
  • Clinical presentation of information on laser hair removal and other uses of laser technology and the systems used. (dmoztools.net)
  • Directory of professional laser hair removal specialists in the United States, with information on hair removal using laser technology and related legislation. (dmoztools.net)
  • Andrea James writes about the use of lasers in dermatology and problems created by the wrongful promotion and/or use of ineffective methods or devices in removing hair. (dmoztools.net)
  • The inner drive shaft (312) and the outer drive (314) are shiftable with respect to one another for moving the removal element (252) between the expanded position and the contracted position. (patents.com)
  • Richardson, who previously created devices for a large medical company, said the device will next move into animal, cadaver and eventually clinical studies. (rice.edu)
  • The Doctors explain that using a device like this is something only a trained medical professional should use as the depth at which you go into the skin is something that is learned at medical school. (thedoctorstv.com)
  • The announcement comes one week after the Food and Drug Administration discouraged doctors from using the devices, known as laparoscopic power morcellators. (medicalxpress.com)
  • In April, J&J suspended sales of the devices, known as laparoscopic power morcellators, after the Food and Drug Administration discouraged doctors from using them. (foxbusiness.com)
  • The gastrointestinal device includes an anchor for anchoring the device to the stomach and a flexible sleeve to limit absorption of nutrients in the duodenum. (google.com)
  • Original Tick Key™ is the only tick removal device on the planet that uses natural forward leverage to remove the entire tick, head and all, quickly and safely without touching or squishing even the toughest engorged ticks. (tickkey.com)
  • For the first time in the US, no matter what your skin tone is, the Tanda Mē Smooth - a safe, powerful, yet gentle technology - makes professional at-home hair removal available for everyone. (makemeheal.com)
  • 99.9% effective in the safe removal of all sizes and types of ticks on both people and pets. (tickkey.com)
  • The first-generation devices tested previously had shown no benefit over medical therapy alone, which Saver said was disappointing. (ucla.edu)
  • Eric Richardson, the team's faculty adviser and a lecturer in bioengineering and director of the global medical innovation masters program, said one of the team's greatest challenges is the small pediatric medical device market. (rice.edu)
  • For the first time, no matter what your natural skin tone is, professional at-home hair removal is available for everyone due to the gentle nature of the technology. (makemeheal.com)
  • To avoid dissatisfaction, good knowledge of the devices and patient selection is needed. (springer.com)
  • Due to the removal of Web view, pie charts showing disk space are no longer available immediately upon opening a drive. (wikipedia.org)
  • Membership organization of permanent hair removal professionals provides electrolysis information for the consumer and continuing educational opportunities for the electrologist. (dmoztools.net)