By: Guest Blog Post | May 18, 2015
Stroke from blockage of major blood vessels, known as acute ischemic stroke, causes lasting brain damage and is devastating to patients. This type of stroke becomes a ready-made target for procedures that reopen the vessel and restore blood flow easily performed using “endovascular” (from within the blood stream) techniques. Cerebrovascular and endovascular neurosurgeons have long been at the forefront of these type of procedures.
By: Press Release | May 13, 2015
“AdvaMed commends Chairman Fred Upton (R-Mich.) and Representatives Diana DeGette (D-Colo.), Frank Pallone (D-N.J.), Joe Pitts (R-Pa.), and Gene Green (D-Texas) for their leadership on exploring ways to accelerate the discovery, development and delivery of new treatments and cures in the U.S. "
By: Press Release | May 11, 2015
“AdvaMed commends Sens. Richard Burr (R-N.C.) and Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) for their leadership on introducing legislation which will allow Medicare beneficiaries greater access to needed medical technologies under CMS’s DME program.