Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) linked with improved health outcomes in largest-ever real-world analysis of lower extremity peripheral vascular interventions

November 8, 2021

  • Independent analysis includes Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) data from over 700,000 peripheral arterial and peripheral venous intervention patients
  • Data demonstrate a 32% reduction in major adverse limb events, such as amputations, during lower extremity arterial intervention
  • When iliofemoral venous*
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NegOcc guv eyes shorter curfew

Negros Occidental Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson on Monday said he will consider either shortening or lifting the 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. curfew in the province, which is under Alert Level 2 community quarantine restriction until November 14.

However, he said he would consult the …

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PNP acquires P818-M new vehicles

The Philippine National Police’s (PNP) operational capability and visibility got a boost with the acquisition of some 240 new vehicles worth PHP818 million.

During the blessing of the vehicles in Camp Crame, Quezon City on Monday, PNP chief, Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, said these were procured …

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4Ps aid to be released, vaxxed or not: DOJ

Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Monday clarified that beneficiaries of the government’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) program will not be disqualified even if they are not yet vaccinated against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).

The 4Ps, under the Department of Social Welfare and Development …

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3K PNP personnel remain unvaccinated

A total of 3,032 police personnel have yet to get vaccinated against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).

In its update on Monday, the Philippine National Police (PNP) Health Service said this represents 1.35 percent of the police force.

Meanwhile, about 90.76 percent or 203,588 of …

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