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St. Jude Medical RESPECT Trial for PFO Closure Provides Clinical Evidence of Risk Reduction in Prevention of Recurrent Cryptogen by David D. Patient ExpertHealth Maven MarketWatch Report http://www.marketwatch.com/story/st-jude-medical-respect-trial-for-pfo-closure-provides-clinical-evidence-of-risk-reduction-in-prevention-of-recurrent-cryptogenic-stroke-2012-10-25   ...
Tubal Reversal After 40 | Risks by Dr. Gary Berger Medical DoctorFacebook list of the risks of tubal ligation reversal surgery in part four of a series of articles dedicated to women..., they provide estimates of the risk of each occurrence so patients can evaluate whether tubal ligation reversal...
On May 1st I received Closure on the Question of PFO Closure by David D. Patient ExpertHealth Maven closure to repair a PFO (patent foramen ovale) that is believed to have caused a cryptogenic embolus... “pathological” as I believe that means my particular heart anatomy placed me at an increased stroke risk...
Management of Atrial septal defect : Device closure lagging behind surgical closure ! by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor   from   Should we close ?  to  How to close ? There are two options available : Device closure , Surgical closure... closure is a complex, costly, often  difficult  and  error prone   cardiac procedure .It needs long term...
Is PFO closure Back in the “Dark Ages”? by David D. Patient ExpertHealth Maven risk? Will my insurance pay for PFO closure? Why don’t we have these answers and more, why STILL don... Are Closure Devices for Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) and Atrial Septal Defects (ASD) safe...
The Future of PFO Closure: Is the Glass Half Full or Empty? by David D. Patient ExpertHealth Maven  BloombergNeither study determined that St. Jude’s Amplatzer PFO Occluder significantly reduced risk of a second stroke. One, funded by the St. Paul Minnesota-based … Study shows PFO closure...
FDA Update on the WATCHMAN® Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Closure Device to Prevent Strokes in Atrial Fibrillation Patients by Mellanie H. Patient Expert and effectiveness of the WATCHMAN® LAA Closure Technology in patients with atrial fibrillation at risk of stroke... Atrial Appendage (LAA) Closure Technology in the United States. In a recent letter received...
“The Doctors” Need to Get it Right on PFO Closure by David D. Patient ExpertHealth Maven (patent foramen ovale) and stroke risk. You featured Bret Michaels and his path to PFO closure... If you agree with my previous post on PFO Closure and Patient Respect (and how the Doctors...
Surgery Update-PFO Closure by David D. Patient ExpertHealth Maven educate others who may also unknowingly be at risk. I am beginning locally to improve awareness...
Surgery Update-PFO Closure by David D. Patient ExpertHealth Maven educate others who may also unknowingly be at risk. I am beginning locally to improve awareness...

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