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Abbott And Intoximeters Partner To Keep Roads Safer By Bringing Together Industry-Leading Technology For Drug and Alcohol Testing

Originally published on abbott.mediaroom.com. Abbott (NYSE: ABT) and Intoximeters today announced an agreement for Intoximeters to market Abbott’s SoToxaTM Mobile Test System – a handheld oral fluid roadside testing solution that rapidly and reliably detects recent drug use – alongside Intoximeters’ Alco-Sensor® brand breath alcohol-testing products. This agreement will aid law enforcement agencies in…

New Study Find Abbott Blood Test Can Help Predict Future Cardiac Events in Adults with no Known Heart Disease

Research found Abbott’s High-Sensitive Troponin-I blood test may identify adults at risk of having a cardiac event, independent of other heart disease risk factors Originally Published Abbott. Abbott announced that a new study published in Circulation found its High Sensitive Troponin-I blood test could predict the chance of developing a…

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Abbott: Game-Changing News for Heart Health

Abbott’s MitraClip expands patient market as it anchors the Structural Heart portfolio. Originally Published by Abbott. One of the fastest-growing pieces of Abbott’s medical device portfolio just got another big boost. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new, expanded indication for our leading MitraClip device used to…

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Abbott: The Power of Your Heart

Harnessing our life-changing technology, we’re helping hearts around the world power on. Originally Published by Abbott. Home is where the heart is. An old proverb, sure. But as true as ever. Here’s a twist, where that philosophy meets some science: With the power generated by all of the hearts benefitting…

Abbott: Fighting Stroke with Medical Technology

Every 40 seconds, someone, somewhere, has a stroke. But with cardiac monitoring, that could all change in a heartbeat. Originally Published by Abbott. According to the American Heart Association, nearly 800,000 Americans have a stroke each year. And if you’re about to have a stroke, your body has probably been…

Abbott: Heart Tech Gives Second Chance at Life

Originally Published by Abbott. Advances in heart technology are helping people lead longer lives without a transplant. In a strange way, getting robbed at gunpoint saved Tyrone Morris’s life. The scare eventually led to the discovery that Morris was living with congestive heart failure. Morris was just 38 years old,…