AGA Medical gets IDE authorization to judge AMPLATZER Cardiac Plug AGA Medical Holdings.

Atrial fibrillation could cause blood to pool in the LAA, increasing the opportunity of clots that may happen to be the brain and lead to stroke. The current standard of health care is to treat these sufferers with anticoagulants, which are difficult to tolerate for most people and carry a risk of complications, such as for example bleeding. The AMPLATZER Cardiac Plug received European CE Tag approval in December 2008, and happens to be sold in Europe, South America and elements of the Pacific Rim.. AGA Medical gets IDE authorization to judge AMPLATZER Cardiac Plug AGA Medical Holdings, Inc.‘By harnessing today’s epidemiologic, genomic, proteomic, microbiologic and immunologic equipment with data examining environmental interactions and bioinformatics approaches, we are able to advance our knowledge of this important association which has such clear public health implications.’.

ADA supports IOM’s survey on front-of-package food labeling The American Dietetic Association supports a written report released today by the Institute of Medication calling for a standardized system for front-of-package food labeling that can be easily understood by most consumers.