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95-percent of Eligible Stryker Hip Patients Now Enrolled in Settlement Program

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Nationally prominent personal injury law firm Weitz and Luxenberg, P.C., today said that 95 percent of registered eligible patients are now enrolled in the Stryker modular hip settlement program. This program has been established to ensure that each injured patient will receive a share of more than $1 billion as compensation for problems encountered with Rejuvenate and ABGII metal-on-metal modular hip implants.

Zero Footprint Medical Tech Patent Portfolio from HeartIT licensed by Viztek LLC

DURHAM, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Heart Imaging Technologies LLC today announced that Viztek LLC, a leading provider of complete digital software and hardware imaging solutions, has licensed HeartIT's zero footprint patent portfolio. The licensed patents cover the use of zero footprint technologies to provide access to diagnostic-quality medical images in a standard Internet web browser.

HeartIT announces OsiriX advanced post-processing of medical images for WebPAX

DURHAM, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Heart IT (Heart Imaging Technologies), the global leader that pioneered the first FDA approved zero-footprint medical imaging workstation, announced today the release of the OsiriX interface for the WebPAX image management system.

Atlanta Pediatric Device Consortium awards $25K Grant to DesignWise Medical and Cnicus LLC

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. /eNewsChannels/ -- Pediatric non-profit, DesignWise Medical, Inc., in conjunction with Cnicus LLC (Chicago, Ill.) has been awarded a $25,000 grant by the Atlanta Pediatric Device Consortium to continue the development of a medical device used to confirm the correct placement of feeding tubes in infants and children.

WebPAX from Heart IT allows Hendricks Regional Health to efficiently manage and distribute cardiac images

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. /eNewsChannels/ -- Heart IT, the global leader that pioneered the first FDA approved zero-footprint medical imaging workstation, has joined Hendricks Regional Health to announce the implementation of Heart IT's WebPAX(R) platform to help manage and distribute cardiac images.

Inspri announces second generation Sciata Seating System for sciatic, low back and coccyx pain sufferers

LAKEWOOD, Colo. /eNewsChannels/ -- Inspri, LLC, developer of seating systems and cushions for sciatic, low back and coccyx pain sufferers, has unveiled a new type of foam with the release of its second generation Sciata(R) Seating System. Generation II combines Inspri's proprietary memory-style Sciata(R) Foam with an enhanced version of Inspri's patented and proven Troff(TM) design in order to provide 'suffering sitters' with an option for relief beyond the traditional coccyx cushion.

TeDan Surgical Innovations announces Phantom Series MIS Anterior Hip Retractor System

HOUSTON, Texas /eNewsChannels/ -- TeDan Surgical Innovations, industry leader in surgical access instrumentation, announces the launch of the Phantom Series MIS Anterior Hip Retractor System. TeDan Surgical's revolutionary hip retractor utilizes a system of adjustable surgical arms with attachable retractors, enabling surgeons to perform the entire procedure without a fracture table or a surgical assistant.

Dr. David Lewis released a report today calling for a formal investigation into the practices of the British Medical Journal

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ -- Dr. David Lewis, internationally known whistleblower and respected expert on institutional fraud, released a report today calling for a formal investigation into the practices of the British Medical Journal (BMJ), and specifically into the actions of its editor, Dr. Fiona Godlee, and Brian Deer, a reporter she hired to write a series of articles which appeared in the journal beginning on January 4, 2011.

M3 Can Prevent Misdiagnosis of Depression, Anxiety and Bipolar Disorders

BETHESDA, Md. /eNewsChannels/ -- M3 congratulates David Grant PhD and his team at the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research for their landmark November 2011 study outlining California's unmet Mental Health needs. Consistent with an earlier nationwide survey, this new study found that only half of Californians with mental illness receive treatment, while just one in four receives adequate treatment.

TeDan Surgical Innovations updates online portal with info on TeDan's surgical retractors and corresponding instrumentation

HOUSTON, Texas /eNewsChannels/ -- TeDan Surgical Innovations is proud to announce the launch of its redesigned website. The new website provides detailed product information on all of TeDan's surgical retractors and corresponding instrumentation.