The 2014 Best in KLAS report ranks healthcare vendors and their solutions by the professionals who use them—healthcare providers.

St. Jude Medical Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the FlexAbility Ablation Catheter, a new ablation technology used by electrophysiologists for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.

Melody valve, FDA approval, PMA, pulonary valve

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval of Medtronic’s premarket approval application (PMA) for the Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve (TPV) and its Ensemble Transcatheter Valve Delivery System. This allows wider use of...

ECRI Institute has released an updated comparison on cardiac resuscitators used during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

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Merge Healthcare, Merge Cardio, Merge Hemo, Best in KLAS, 2014, PACS
Merge Healthcare Inc. announced that Merge Cardio has been named Best in KLAS for the cardiology software category in the "2014 Best in KLAS: Software &...
The 2014 Best in KLAS report ranks healthcare vendors and their solutions by the professionals who use them—healthcare providers.
Clinical trial/Study, Heart Valve Repair, CoreValve System
Medtronic revealed new one-year clinical data showing that transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) with the self-expanding CoreValve System offers...
Ablation Catheters, Atrial Fibrillation, EP Lab, FlexAbility Ablation Catheter
Medtronic’s Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve (TPV) and its Ensemble Transcatheter Valve Delivery System are indicated for patients born...
Abiomed impella, Impella RP, Impella right percutaneous
Abiomed Inc. said the Impella RP (Right Percutaneous) system has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval under a humanitarian device...
Melody valve, FDA approval, PMA, pulonary valve
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval of Medtronic’s premarket approval application (PMA) for the Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary...
ECRI Institute has released an updated comparison on cardiac resuscitators used during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
The silence is deafening. And since radiology associations, physician groups and vendors have yet...
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The America College of Cardiology has released its list of key late-breaking clinical trials at the...
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The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...
This webinar explained the benefits of better access, productivity and revenue cycle efficiency in a modern cardiovascular information system (CVIS...

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July 31, 2014 — The heart of an astronaut is a much-studied thing. Scientists have analyzed its blood flow, rhythms,...
While transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is a paradigm shift in how valve disease is treated, one nagging...
Acute intermediate-risk pulmonary emboli (PE) in normotensive patients with right ventricle dysfunction present the...

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