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PRECISION MEDICAL DEVICES, INC. (PMD) HAS JUST OBTAINED AN ALLOWANCE FOR ITS NINTH US PATENT ON ITS UNIQUE FLOW CONTROL DEVICE IMPLANT DESIGNED TO TREAT SEVERE URINARY INCONTINENCE

February 15, 2017 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Precision Medical Devices (PMD) has just obtained a new patent allowance for components of its flow control device (FCD) product, which has been designed to treat, among other medical conditions, severe urinary incontinence (UI). The new patent represents the ninth patent obtained in the US for its FCD product
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Prevalence of Urinary Incontinence: Females

September 21, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Severe UI (and/or FI) in females can happen for a number of reasons, including as a result of other primary diseases and conditions (including; Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystrophy, dementia and Alzheimer’s and just age related degeneration exacerbated by smoking, obesity and/or lung disease), but overwhelmingly happens as result of
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Prevalence of Urinary Incontinence: Males (Post Prostate Treatments)

September 14, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Severe UI (and/or FI and even urinary retention) in males results from a number of causes, including as a result of other primary diseases and conditions (including; Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystrophy, dementia and Alzheimer’s and just age related degeneration exacerbated by smoking, obesity and/or lung disease) but overwhelmingly happens as result
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Prevalence of Urinary Incontinence: Dementia/Alzheimer’s Patients

Sept 7, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) One of the most daunting issues for dementia and Alzheimer’s patients (and their caretakers) is often they now also suffer from the problems of severe UI and FI, which results in a significant reduction to their (and their family and caretaker’s) quality-of- life (QoL), including a lifetime of constant diaper and bed-sheet changing
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Prevalence of Fecal Incontinence in Gut Disorder Patients

August 31st, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) There are a number of urinary tract disorders (including; Interstitial Cystitis [IC] and primarily, cancers) and gut or digestive system disorders (including; Celiac, Crohn’s, Ileitis, Ulcerative Colitis [UC], Irritable Bowel Syndrome [IBS] and a variety of cancers) that can result in urinary and fecal incontinence, respectively. Collectively, there are several million of these  patients
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Prevalence of Fecal Incontinence in Ostomy Patients

August 24, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) In the ostomy patient, the surgical procedure, which includes substantive re-sectioning or removal of large portions of the lower urinary or bowel system components necessitating the rerouting of the urinary and/or bowel tracts to a new opening in abdomen of the patient that results in these patients no longer having a usable urinary or
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Prevalence of Urinary Incontinence: Nursing Home and Home-Bound Patients

August 17, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Nursing Home or Home-bound Patients Urinary and fecal incontinence (UI and FI) account for over 50% of the reasons for admitting patients to skilled nursing facilities [SNF] (1.4 million in nursing homes, but a total of 2.1 million in skilled nursing facilities in the US in 2012, with another almost
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Prevalence of Urinary Incontinence: Spina Bifida, Downs Syndrome, Autism, Cerebral Palsy and other Birth Defect Patients

August 10, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Neurogenic, Learning Disability and Other Birth Defects In the US every year, the number of birth defect cases presenting are ≈ 2,000 with spina bifida, 6,000 with Down’s syndrome, 10,000 with Cerebral palsy and 58,000 with Autism with the total population statistics of the already afflicted estimated at 166,000; 400,000;
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Prevalence of Urinary Incontinence: Spinal Cord Injury Patients

August 3, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) More than 1,275,000 people are living with SCI in the USA (and almost 3 million in the other westernized countries of the world). The National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center reports 40 new cases per million of the population per year. More than 80% of these individuals exhibit at least
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Prevalence of Urinary Incontinence: Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Muscular Dystrophy (MD), ALS and other Autoimmune Disease Patients

July 27, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) There are a number of significantly morbid and debilitating diseases caused by autoimmune system malfunctions including; Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Muscular Dystrophy (MD) and ALS. The number of US-based MS cases are approximately 400,000 (with approximately 2,000,000 in the other westernized countries of the world) while US-based MD cases number
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Prevalence of Urinary Incontinence: Parkinson’s, Stroke and other Neurological Disorder Patients

Neurological disorders afflict a rather large number of patients among the populace with US-based Parkinson’s disease patients numbering ~ 1,000,000 (with approximately 2.6 million in the other westernized countries of the world) while there are approximately 1.6 million stroke patients in the US with approximately 3X as many other patients in the other westernized countries
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Prevalence of Urinary Incontinence: Diabetes and Incontinence

July 13, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Incontinence Common in Women With Type 1 Diabetes UTIs and increased weight associated with higher risk of urinary incontinence FRIDAY, June 19 (HealthDay News) — Urinary tract infections (UTIs) and increased weight are associated with higher risk of urinary incontinence in women with type 1 diabetes, according to research published
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Second (and Last) Phase of Preclinical Animal Implant Test Series Begun to Verify Safety and Efficacy of New Device Designed to Optimally Treat Severe Urinary Incontinence in Humans (and Canines)

June 29, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) After having completed its first phase (this last December) of implant tests designed to identify any mechanical or software system glitches in its revolutionary newly manufactured bionic remote-controlled, telemetrically-adjustable electro-mechanical urethral valve device designed to optimally treat severe urinary incontinence (UI), Precision Medical Devices, Inc. (PMD) has just begun the
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Safety and Efficiency Concerns of Current UI Treatments

June 8, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Botox Treatment Study in Patients with Spina Bifida Second World Congress on Spina Bifida Research and Care Urology Abstracts Title: Is Intravesical Botox Effective for Neurogenic Incontinence in Children with Spina Bifida? Presenting Author: Sarah Marietti, MD, Rady Children’s and UC San Diego Background: Intravesical Botox is used in patients with neurogenic bladder (NB) to increase
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Prevalence of Fecal Incontinence: It Often Occurs in Conjunction with UI

June 1, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Millions of people around the world suffer from urinary and fecal dysfunctions. These conditions have been historically under‐recognized and significantly underserved by the medical community. Overactive bladder (OAB) is one of the most common forms of urinary dysfunction, characterized by an urgent need to void, frequent voiding, and incontinence 1 . OAB is estimated
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A Continuing Tsunami of Adverse Event Cases Are Being Brought by Mid-urethral and Vaginal Mesh Sling Recipients

April 1, 2016 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) To date, now over 100,000 claims have been filed (with likely many more still to be filed) against the sling manufacturers citing significant adverse events, with the mesh sling implants that simply didn’t render satisfactory results likely numbering 10 times as many cases (which cases, however, do not reach the
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Bringing Incontinence Out of the Bathroom and into the Spotlight

December 15, 2015 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Men’s Health Network, Us TOO International and SCA Personal Care North America; Through its TENA(R) Brand, Team Up to Get Men Talking with National Online, Offline and Grassroots Education Initiatives PHILADELPHIA, June 9 /PRNewswire/ — While up to 3.5 million men in the United States are affected by urinary incontinence(1),
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US News and World Report Article Reports on Urinary Incontinence Urinary Incontinence Is Common but Not Inevitable There’s plenty you can do to avoid loss of bladder control

Dec 1, 2015 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) By Sarah Baldauf Though loss of bladder control becomes more likely as the years accumulate, there’s plenty you can do to lessen the likelihood of being affected, or at least to decrease the condition’s impact on your quality of life. More than half of adults will experience incontinence at some
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The gender gap of growing old: Top health risks of aging for men and women

Nov 15, 2015 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) BY Rosemary Black DAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER Sacks/Getty Both men and women face a new range of health concerns as they grow old – but gender strongly influences our risk factors, experts say. As if you don’t have enough to worry about, here’s something you may not have considered: the myriad
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Don’t laugh – Urinary Incontinence is Treatable

November 1, 2015 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) By Christie Cohoon Fortunately, what can be an embarrassing and limiting condition is also highly treatable. It has happened to many of us. We laugh, sneeze or lift something heavy, and all of a sudden we experience bladder leakage. Although rarely talked about, bladder leakage — or urinary incontinence —
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Urinary Incontinence

October 22, 2015 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) 8.3 Urinary Incontinence Urinary incontinence, or involuntary loss of bladder control, is characterized by the physiologic or psychologic inability to control bladder and sphincter activities. The most prevalent types of UI include functional, overflow, stress, and urge. Symptoms for all UI types include urinary urgency, urinary dribbling, and stress symptoms.
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Symptomatic pelvic floor disorder very common among US women

October 15, 2015 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Nearly one quarter of adult women in the US are affected by a pelvic floor disorder, such as urinary or fecal incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse, according to data from 2005-2006 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. The prevalence of these conditions rises with increasing
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Incontinence Insight

October 5, 2015 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) We want to welcome all interested parties to the reopening of the blog sponsored by our Company, Precision Medical Devices (PMD), a company dedicated to creating innovative medical devices to treat a number of serious illnesses and medical conditions through its already patented bionic technology. As a reintroduction, the Company
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Incontinence and Osteoporosis

March 27, 2012 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) A study conducted between BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre in Vancouver, B.C. and Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C., both in Canada, emphasizes the great need for new and better treatments for Urinary Incontinence (UI). In particular, the more severe forms of UI, especially in the osteoporosis patient population. The
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Mixed Incontinence Treatment

February 28, 2012 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Although it is bad enough that so many suffer from UI, most have either urge or stress UI. What is even more devastating is that a number of these UI sufferers actually have a combination of the two, usually referred to as mixed. This makes treatment much more difficult. It
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Severe Urinary Incontinence Statistics In Women

February 17, 2012 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) According to an article on homemaker.com, urinary incontinence (UI) is very illustrative of the far reaching consequences of the condition and the less-than-adequate current treatments. Although, the main discussion of the article centered around some of the early findings related to the newer stem cell therapies, the body of the
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Incontinence Effects Women Of All Ages

February 14, 2012 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) An article on MedPage Today about a report in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), discussed the prevalence of urinary incontinence (UI) and other pelvic floor problems encountered by women of different age groups. The cited article makes it clear that, especially for women, UI is not just
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C.E.R.

Jan 23, 2012 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) is another new healthcare “buzz” phrase that is getting a lot of attention these days. What it simply connotes is that for almost every medical illness or condition, there is likely more than one treatment, and that it would benefit the entire healthcare system throughout the
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Men Less Likely To Seek Treatment For UI

August 18, 2011 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) An article on RubiconHealthCare.com, Men Slow to Treat Incontinence, is very telling about the male population, especially when it comes to reporting and treating urinary incontinence (UI). The article points out, men do not get UI at the same prevalence rates as women, especially due to the childbirth and reduced
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Treatment Trends In Incontinence

August 16, 2011 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) An article on ModernMedicine.com, Incontinence Treatment Trends Changed in the 1990s, is reporting on some trends in the treatment of what were likely more severe cases of female urinary incontinence (UI). Such surgical or the more invasive treatments described are usually not performed on females that have a milder form
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The Stress of Having a Baby Isn’t Necessarily Psychological

December 29, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) This recent article on Monitor.co.ug, When Pregnancy Takes Its Toll On The Bladder, is very descriptive of the reason urinary incontinence (UI) has become so prevalent in women who undergo pregnancy and child birth. In the past, most women and experts alike, thought that it was just the actual childbirth
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The Cost Of Obesity

October 20, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) On NBC Nightly News July 27, 2008, for the first time, the U.S. government has estimated the cost of obesity, and prevalence of obesity, and the figures are staggering, and growing every year. “The estimated cost for obesity in the U.S. is $187 billion per year. It is further estimated
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Transvaginal Mesh Procedure Warnings

Oct 15, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) An article published on MedPageToday.com, FDA Warn of Transvaginal Mesh Procedure Complications, seems to indicate that the USFDA does not go far enough to warn of the risks and hazards associated with the use of transvaginal meshes in the treatment of severe urinary incontinence (UI). Based upon the studies now conducted
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Cell Transplant Cautions For Stress Urinary Incontinence

Oct 7, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) An article on MedPageToday.com, Lancet Retracts Article on Incontinence Therapy, citing the retraction of a previously published article in the prestigious medical journal “The Lancet” that discussed the supposed findings reported by researchers at the Medical University of Innsbruck in Austria regarding experimental use of autologous stem cells in the treatment
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Inaccuracies In Measuring Treatment Outcomes

Sept 29, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) One of the most significant barriers to being able to conclude that one type of treatment mode is better or worse than another type of treatment mode is the inherent inaccuracies in the way success or failure of the treatment is measured. In many, if not all cases, the success or
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UI And Obesity

Aug 27, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) A recent article on MedPage Today, Incontinence Hinders Women’s Sports Activity, article is just another indicator of the devastating effects of urinary incontinence (UI). The problem pointed-up by the article is not just women often times avoid participating in athletic endeavors for the sheer joy and stimulation of competition, but that
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Conventional Childbirth And The Pelvic Floor

Aug 21, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) An article on the blog Female Urology & Urogynecology, Pelvic Floor Muscle Retraining Can Reduce Urinary Incontinence In Late Pregnancy And Post Partum Women In The First 12 Months, is very descriptive of the reason urinary incontinence (UI) has become so prevalent in women who undergo pregnancy and child birth. In
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Battle Of Treatment Modes

Aug 17, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) To date, there have not been too many confrontations in the annals of medicine, wherein the three basic treatment modes (Drugs, Devices and Surgical Procedures, with the possible addition of a fourth mode known as the autologous vaccine) have actually had to go heads-up against each other in a measure of
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WSJ Article Discusses FDA Crackdown on Approved Medical Devices

Aug 12, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) WSJ recently discussed the desire of the FDA to do more to prevent what seems to be a recent spate of failures being experienced by patients who received implants of already approved medical devices. These product failures, and subsequent product recalls, are especially problematic if the product has been designed to
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Urinary Incontinence on Homemakers.com

Jul 30, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) The recent article on Homemakers.com about urinary incontinence (UI) is very illustrative of the far reaching consequences of the condition, as well as, the less-than-adequate current treatments. Although the main discussion of the article centered around some of the early findings related to the newer stem cell therapies, the body of
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Weening Ourselves Off The Pills

Jul 23, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Since the 1950s, pharmaceutical products (drugs) have increasingly become the most widely used type-of-product for the treatment of just about every medical illness or condition currently known. There are few areas of medical problems that do not have a drug treatment product within the mix of treatment modes (save for new
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When Pregnancy Takes It’s Toll On The Bladder

Jul 20, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) A recent article, posted on Female Urology and Urogynecology blog, is very descriptive of the reason urinary incontinence (UI) has become so prevalent in women who undergo pregnancy and child birth. In the past, most women and experts alike, thought it was just the actual childbirth act that created the substantive
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Obama’s New Healthcare Plan and PMD – Most Cost Effective, Efficacious Treatments

Jul 15, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) In measuring the “best value” of a treatment for any particular medical condition or illness, one has to tabulate the cost of the product or procedure (over time) versus the efficacy or success rate of that product or procedure (over time). As an example, and first examining the cost aspect of value,
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Fundamental Changes in Treating Severe Urinary Incontinence (UI)

Jul 7, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) The aggressive treatment of all forms of severe urinary incontinence (UI) began almost 40 years ago with the introduction of the first bladder-neck suspension (BNS) procedure protocols and the invention of bulking agents (spearheaded by our Company’s esteemed founding Medical Director, Dr. Victor Politano). Prior to that time, UI was considered
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Mid-Urethral Slings Continued Search For Efficacy

June 30, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) An interesting study was recently published in Modern Medicine, Mid-urethral slings: What have we learned? There have been an exhausted number of like studies done on the mid-urethral sling procedures. However, and as already stated by the authors, unfortunately, most of the studies done either had too few participants or did
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Precision Medical Devices’ Flow Control Device In Comparison To Mid-Urethral Slings

June 29, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) In a study conducted by the Urinary Incontinence Treatment Network (UITN), there have been an exhausted number of studies done on the same two procedures. Unfortunately, most of the studies done either had too few participants or did not carry-out the follow-up evaluations for a sufficient length of time (five years)
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Obama’s New Health Reform Plan and PMD

June 25, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) The Obama Administration’s approach to trying to fix the very broken American healthcare system (a system wherein the government sponsored healthcare programs for the aged [Medicare] and the poor [Medicaid] are due to run out of funding and sufficient worker backing by 2030 and 2035, respectively, and also wherein over 45
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Obesity and Type-2 Diabetes Newly Identified Factors in Female Incontinence

June 18, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) In the June 1 issue of the on-line journal, Diabetes Care, it was reported that there was a much higher prevalence of urinary incontinence in women that were classified as obese and had concomitant type-2 diabetes. The rates of incontinence were reported as high as a 200% greater incidence within this
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Personalized Medicine In Medical Devices

June 17, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) The idea of personalized medicine has become the new “buzz” word for the medical industry for the last few years. However, the concept of personalized medicine, as it has been used recently, has most often referred to the use of biologic products in the treatment of diseases and conditions, especially in
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Paralysis More Prevalent Than Previously Thought

June 16, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) A recent study published by the Wall Street Journal indicated that the number of people in the U.S. that suffer from some type of paralysis (from all causes) is significantly higher than previously thought, especially those that have had spinal cord injuries. Paralysis is one of the primary causes of urinary
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What is Urinary Incontinence (UI)?

April 15, 2009 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) The excretion of bi-products as waste from the human body as a result of human metabolism is accomplished via a number of biological systems. The excretion of waste in the form of urine is accomplished through the urinary tract. The human urinary tract begins with the kidneys, runs through the ureters, which
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Important Healthcare Market Trend

Oct 14, 2007 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) The treatment of human medical illnesses and conditions has increasingly become a priority for modern societies resulting in an ever-increasing acceleration of healthcare expenditures worldwide. These expenditures continue to reach new heights each year, as measured by the percent of GNP expended. In the U.S. alone, expenditures on healthcare have steadily
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Gravity Is THE Issue The Case Against the Current “Gold Standard” UI Treatments

Oct 10, 2007 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) For the last thirty-plus years, the surgical procedures known collectively as bladder neck suspensions (BNS), whether by suture or sling, have been universally recognized as the “gold standard” treatments for Stress urinary incontinence (SUI). It could also be argued, for those minimal number of cases where there is clinical justification, the
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Urinary Incontinence (UI) – The Optimal Medical Device Treatment

Oct 1, 2007 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Whereas more and more, early studies are indicating that stem cell therapies are appearing to show the most promise for the treatment of UI in persons with otherwise functional lower urinary tracts, the treatment of UI in persons with severely dysfunctional lower urinary tracts will only be accomplished by some form
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Urinary Incontinence (UI) -The Optimal Treatment

Sept 27, 2007 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Although the lower urinary tract is relatively simple when looking at its primary structure, consisting of just the bladder and urethra, the causes of urinary incontinence (UI), and the way they manifest themselves, are more complicated. For instance, UI can be caused by the miscommunication between the brain and the nerve
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A History of Incontinence and Treatment

Sept 17, 2007 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) Although the significant expansion of the human life expectancy over the last hundred years has resulted in a significant increase in the number of male urinary incontinence (UI) cases, as UI in men is mostly associated with the prevalence and treatment of prostate problems, especially in older men, UI in women
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Introduction to Precision Medical Devices (PMD)

  Aug 4, 2006 (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) We want to welcome all interested parties to the first web-log for our Company, Precision Medical Devices (PMD), a company dedicated to creating innovative medical devices to treat a number of serious illnesses and medical conditions through its already patented bionic technology. Although this is our first blog, the Company
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