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New heart valve at University Hospital helps 'club'

...get this."The valve replacement is delivered by a method known as transcatheter aortic valve replacement or TAVR, where a catheter is threaded up through an artery in the groin into the heart to deliver a new valve that fits in place over the diseased one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-27/new-heart-valve-university-h
Draft nearly ready to practice after heart tests, asthma flareup

...not practice Tuesday after undergoing a catheter test on the left side of his heart...Atlanta's Piedmont Hospital then inserted a catheter on the left side of Draft's heart...totally different.' When they did the catheter test, they said it was exact, and I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/11/pro_425013.shtml
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Heart-burning operation proves safe and effective

...encourage doctors to consider radiofrequency catheter ablation over drugs when treating patients...journal of the American Heart Association. Catheter ablation was introduced about 10 years...The irregular heart rhythms treated by catheter ablation are usually not life-threatening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/19/tec_250689.shtml
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Technology takes pain out of shots

...a lot of bruises," said Matthew of Stone Mountain, who used to get stuck as often as five times a day before a permanent catheter was implanted in his arm. "I've been poked so many times that I've developed an allergy to the Band-Aids." Relief...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/30/tec_237587.shtml
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Atlanta's starter's health is a concern

...not practice Tuesday after undergoing a catheter test on the left side of his heart...Atlanta's Piedmont Hospital then inserted a catheter on the left side of Draft's heart...totally different.' When they did the catheter test, they said it was exact, and I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/11/pro_425015.shtml
NFL
Tiny technology could be shot in the arm to needle-phobics

...an allergy to the Band-Aids," said Matthew, who used to suffer through as many as five shots a day before a permanent catheter was implanted in his arm. Easier relief could be on the way for Matthew and other patients who are tired of having their arms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/14/tec_239001.shtml
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SRS could produce medicine

...a major heart artery. A traditional catheter scan failed to detect the problem, Dr...he said. "Treatment of blockages in catheter labs is very imperfect," he said...people who don't need to go to the catheter lab from going there, and only sending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/15/tec_241989.shtml
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Not all single-use devices used only once

...surgical gown, elastic bandage, the catheter used for balloon angioplasty, the mask...been reused? Is a balloon angioplasty catheter, used to treat blockages in coronary...elasticity and durability in balloon catheter devices and possible loss of original...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/24/tec_303557.shtml
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Just want to have fun

...be hard to pick Brandisha Braddy out from any other 14-year-old at Brunswick National Lanes, unless you knew she had a catheter port underneath her T-shirt to aid her chemotherapy, or that hours before she had been at Medical College of Georgia Children's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/25/met_90110.shtml
Metro
Teen rebuilds life after deer hunting accident

...16, Thomas "Jay" Harn is having to learn a lot of things outside the classroom, such as dressing and bathing, using a catheter and pulling himself in and out of a wheelchair. Two months ago, on a deer hunting trip in Hancock County, Jay leaned out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/16/met_43521.shtml
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