Cellular Cardiomyoplasty: Replacing scar tissue on the heart

cardiomyoplasty

With an ever aging population, heart failure is a significant and increasing health problem worldwide. At least 550,000 new diagnoses of heart failure are made each year, and deaths from the disease are on the rise despite new advances in treatment. Cellular cardiomyoplasty is an innovative treatment with the promise of results that exceed the […]

Vaser Liposcution and How it is Administered

vaser lipo

Vaser liposuction is a form of high-definition lipo that involves sucking out fat from certain body parts, such as the thighs, arms and stomach. Vaser, also known as Vibration Amplification of Sound Energy at Resonance, is a replacement for ultrasound that damages the tissues. Doctors use a laser probe to send out energy pulses that […]

Atherosclerosis Diagnosis

atherosclerosis

Atherosclerosis, also known as arteriosclerotic vascular disease, is a medical condition in which arteries begin to narrow because of an excessive amount of plaque surrounding the artery wall. This accumulation can interrupt the body’s usual blood flow, leading to dangerous possibilities in an individual’s cardiovascular system. Though atherosclerosis can affect a variety of arteries, the […]

Treating Cancer With Stem Cells

stem cells

Stem cell transplants are becoming more effective for people with certain types of cancer. While stem cell research is in its early stages and is still quite expensive, tens of thousands of people have volunteered for clinical trials or have paid for this revolutionary method to treat their cancer. What Is a Stem Cell Transplant? […]

Cartilage Tissue Engineering

cartilage treatment

Cartilage tissue engineering is a medical procedure that treats damaged or misaligned cartilage tissues in the body. This procedure uses cartilage tissues from two main sources: • Donors • Cadaver donors The re-engineering of cartilage tissue aims to ensure that replaced cartilage grows into existing cartilage to correct various bodily disorders and injuries. Identification Cartilage […]

Bone Regeneration: Four Recent Trends

bone regeneration

Presently several treatment procedures exist in the healthcare space for surgeons to employ for bone regeneration needs. These medical approaches are used independent or in conjunction with others for the enhancement and treatment of these sensitive medical circumstances. These treatment practices are constantly being refined as new technologies and research emerge, yet have proven efficacious […]