Press Releases

MINNEAPOLIS – April 2, 2013 – Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance and the first U.S. clinical uses of its new Affinity Fusion® oxygenation system. This system, which is designed to serve as a patient’s lungs by oxygenating and…
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Colloquium announced April 1 that IU Health Blackford Hospital became the first critical care access hospital in America to achieve Colloquium Heart Failure Accreditation.Critical access hospitals (CAHs) serve rural areas and have fewer than 25 beds. CAHs often do not have…
DALLAS — U.S. adolescents’ high levels of poor health behaviors and unfavorable cardiovascular risk factors may increase their chances of heart disease as adults, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Circulation.Researchers estimated the current state of…