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clots

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Eggbeater-like device could bust bladder blood clots

Rice university students create the “clot slayer,” an elegantly simple device that could help doctors go fishing for potentially life-threatening blood clots.

By April 21, 2014

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Blood clot bot steers around your head, Ep. 133

A blood clot robot has a steerable needle that can turn corners inside your brain. Plus, we take a quick hearing test on YouTube and ponder whether Facebook is making us miserable.

By August 16, 2013

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Crave Ep. 133: Blood clot bot steers around your head

A blood clot robot has a steerable needle that can turn corners inside your brain. Plus, we take a quick hearing test on YouTube and ponder whether Facebook is making us miserable.

By August 16, 2013

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Dead British gamer's father warns of blood clot risks

Chris Staniforth, 20, died in May of a pulmonary embolism brought on by marathon Xbox sessions. His family wants gamers to know the risks of prolonged sessions.

By July 30, 2011

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Needle-steering robot could save lives

Researchers turn to an unusual robot for new method of treating blood clots in the brain.

By August 12, 2013

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Power line data clots digital radio

Broadband over power lines interferes with an emerging digital radio standard, its backers say

By September 13, 2004

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Selfie diagnosis: Woman captures stroke on phone as it happens

Stacey Yepes was driving home from work when she felt a sensation she knew wasn't right -- so she hit record on her smartphone.

By June 19, 2014

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Can aspirin prevent heart attacks? This device may know the answer

Taking personalized medicine to an extreme, the device analyzes blood flow to help doctors know exactly how well drugs like aspirin work to prevent heart attacks -- not in general, but on any given patient.

By March 24, 2014

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Implantable device propels itself through bloodstream

New medical device, powered wirelessly via electromagnetic radio waves, could be used as a diagnostic or surgical tool.

By February 22, 2012

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Why are people waiting and paying more for iPad 2?

The iPad 2 has proved to be a big hit for Apple with some of the longest, and most persistent, lines of any product launch. But some people aren't just waiting for the product.

By March 17, 2011