Funding wrap: Eight-figure deal for music royalty startup pumps up an already stout week
Check out the latest funding deals for Austin companies, including $140 million for a cryotherapy business and $30 million for collaboration software. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 20, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Brent Wistrom Source Type: news

Restore Hyper Wellness raises $140M to expand cryotherapy chain
Austin's Restore Hyper Wellness announced Dec. 14 that it raised a $140 million round led by New York-based growth equity firm General Atlantic. Restore is known for its clinics packed with cryotherapy machines as well as IV drips, red light therapy and intramuscular shots. Founded in 2015 by CEO Jim Donnelly and Head of Strategy Steve Welch, the company now has 115 locations in 34 states, most of which are franchised. Overall, the compan y has 2,400 employees nationwide. And that's poised to grow… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Brent Wistrom Source Type: news

Researchers Open Phase I Clinical Trial of Cryoablation with Keytruda
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City has opened a novel clinical trial that combines the immunotherapy drug Keytruda with cryoablation for patients with unresectable malignant mesothelioma. The phase I trial opened in September and will be available at seven Memorial Sloan Kettering locations in the New York City/New Jersey area. Cryoablation, which is also known as cryotherapy or cryosurgery, is a treatment that freezes localized tumors with argon gas or liquid nitrogen. It has been used effectively with liver, kidney and prostate cancers, but its use with mesothelioma has been limited because of ...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - October 14, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Fran Mannino Source Type: news

Cryotherapy Found Efficacious for Chronic Rhinitis Cryotherapy Found Efficacious for Chronic Rhinitis
Cryoablation of the posterior nasal nerve may reduce the symptoms of chronic rhinitis, results of a recently published trial suggest.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Level up your health: 'I tried cryotherapy for the first time and survived'
As a health and wellness fanatic, I was intrigued by cryotherapy, a holistic treatment that uses freezing or near-freezing temperatures to boost your body and mind. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

LEEP Seems More Likely Than Cryotherapy to Clear HPV Infection in Women With HIV LEEP Seems More Likely Than Cryotherapy to Clear HPV Infection in Women With HIV
In women with HIV, a loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP) was 40% more likely than cryotherapy to clear high-risk human papillomavirus (hrHPV) in a secondary analysis of a randomized trial in Africa.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - August 17, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

First in Human Procedure with Vessi Medical's Cryotherapy System for Bladder Cancer
MISGAV, Israel, July 14, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Vessi Medical ("Vessi"), announced that it successfully completed a first-in-human case with its minimally invasive cryoablation solution for superficial bladder cancer ... Devices, Urology, Oncology Vessi Medical, cryoablation, bladder cancer (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - July 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New cryotherapy center opens on Cincinnati ’s East Side: PHOTOS
A fast-growing cryotherapy chain has opened its first location in the region on Cincinnati ’s East Side. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

Which Premature Infants Need Eye Exams?
Discussion Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is a developmental problem. Term infants have full vascularization of the retina and therefore cannot have ROP. Premature infants however do not have full vascularization (which proceeds from the periphery to the central retinal area) and therefore may have abnormal and excessive vascularization. It affects premature infants primarily < 31 weeks gestation. Although the mechanism of ROP is not completely understood, increased oxygen levels are a risk factor. Additionally there is data which shows growth factors such as vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) are increase,d re...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - May 31, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Frequency of vitreoretinal surgical procedures in US during COVID-19 pandemic
This study of more than 526,000 procedures across 17 institutions reports a significant decrease in the use of lasers and cryotherapy, retinal detachment repairs and other vitrectomies, beginning mid-March last year and lasting at least until May. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - March 4, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Wellness chain opens its first Cincinnati cryotherapy center in Oakley: PHOTOS
Restore ’s most popular services include whole body cryotherapy, or cold therapy that immerses the body in temperatures as low as 260 below zero. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 8, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

MRI frequently underestimates tumor size in prostate cancer
FINDINGSA study led by researchers at theUCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center has found that magnetic resonance imaging, or MRI, frequently underestimates the size of prostate tumors, potentially leading to undertreatment.The study authors found that such underestimation occurs most often when the MRI-measured tumor size is small and the PI-RADS score, which is used to classify lesions in prostate MRI analysis, is low.For prostate tumor treatments to be successful, both the MRI size measurement and PI-RADS score must be accurate because they allow physicians to determine precisely where tumors end and where the normal,...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - January 7, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

CSA Medical Announces Enrollment Milestone in a Mechanism of Action Study utilizing the RejuvenAir(R) System for COPD Patients with Chronic Bronchitis
This study will provide a scientific rationale for the remodeling response and clinical improvements identified in the feasibility study BOSTON, Nov. 11, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- CSA Medical, Inc., today announced that over hal... Devices CSA Medical, cryotherapy, RejuvenAir, COPD, Bronchitis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 11, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CSA Medical Announces First Procedure in the SPRAY-CB Pivotal Trial for the Treatment of Chronic Bronchitis
The SPRAY-CB trial marks the first pivotal study of a medical device therapy targeting the underlying cause of Chronic Bronchitis BOSTON, Oct. 22, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- CSA Medical Inc., a developer of medical devices advanc... Devices CSA Medical, cryotherapy, RejuvenAir System, COPD (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

MASCC/ISOO Update Guidelines for Management of Mucositis
Topics include basic oral care, photobiomodulation therapy, cryotherapy, natural interventions (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - August 31, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Gastroenterology, Oncology, ENT, Psychiatry, Radiology, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news