56 yrs. Old, Manfred provides been coping with PAD for years. He previously several surgeries that simply weren't working. He still could walk and the discomfort was unbearable in his hip and legs hardly. For the very first time in a decade, since Dr. Arne Schwindt of St. Franziskus Medical center utilized Ocelot to unblock his artery, he's out of discomfort and again walking. His family is quite happy.. Avinger receives FDA clearance for Ocelot System Avinger, Inc., a medical device producer of innovative, multi-practical catheters for crossing chronic total occlusions in individuals with Peripheral Artery Disease , announces it is Ocelot Program has been cleared accessible in the U.S.Kinzler from Johns Hopkins, Richard Williams and Kelly S. Oliner from Amgen Inc., Randolf Hecht from UCLA, Jordan Berlin from Vanderbilt University, and Benjamin Allen, Ivana Bozic, and Johanness Reiter from Harvard University.. Cholera outbreak in PNG makes officials wary By Dr Ananya Mandal, MD Cholera has been confirmed as the reason for death of 16 individuals on a remote island in Papua New Guinea which is definitely near Australia’s maritime border. The 1st case was detected on Daru Island in Western Province three weeks hence. Since 12 adults and 4 kids have died after that, and 320 others have already been treated for the infections. Since Daru is situated at the mouth area of the Fly River, CEO of the local medical center, Dr Amos Lano feels the illness could spread upstream.