News | Business | August 28, 2015
In the midst of a growing trend for Medicare patients to receive observation care in the hospital to determine if they...
News | Hypertension | August 27, 2015
August 27, 2015 — Analysis of blood samples from more than 5,000 people suggests that a more sensitive version of a...
Stent graft, computational fluid dynamics, CFD, stent engineering

In this vector velocity model, brighter colors indicate blood flow acceleration as it passes through a bifurcation. Computation fluid dynamic modeling provides insight on blood flow through and near the walls of the stent graft. Image courtesy of Sanford Health

News | Cath Lab | August 27, 2015
August 27, 2015 — The use of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modeling has been used for years to better engineer...
News | Cath Lab | August 26, 2015
August 26, 2014 — The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the late-breaking trials and first report...

Mitral regurgitation viewed under color Doppler. Image courtesy of Toshiba.

Feature | Heart Valve Repair | August 26, 2015
August 25, 2015 — Medtronic announced it entered a definitive agreement to acquire Twelve Inc., a start–up medical...
ASE Foundation, Vietnam, Mindray M7

Rachel Quang demonstrates how to optimize images for 90 trainees

News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | August 25, 2015
August 25, 2015 —  The American Society of Echocardiography Foundation’s (ASEF) humanitarian mission in Hanoi, Vietnam...
NuCART, CompView Medical, mobile boom system, cath lab, hybrid OR
Technology | Cath Lab | August 21, 2015
August 21, 2015 — CompView Medical announced the release of the NuCART, a turn-key, all-in-one mobile boom system with...
FFR-CT

An example of a FFR-CT study showing a 3-D reconstruction of the coronary tree and a color overlay of virtual FFR readings, including a severe blockage in need of revascularization in the left anterior decending artery. 

News | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 21, 2015
August 21, 2015 — Loyola University Medical Center is the first and only hospital in Illinois to offer a new,...
BioSig Technologies, research agreement, UCLA, Pure EP System, EP lab, ventricular tachycardia model, VT
Technology | EP Lab | August 20, 2015
August 20, 2015 — BioSig Technologies announced it has signed a sponsored...
WomenHeart, National Policy & Science Summit on Women's Cardiovascular Health, cardiovascular disease, summit, commentary
News | Womens Healthcare | August 20, 2015
August 20, 2015 — WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease announced that it will host the first...
Boston Scientific, Innova vascular self-expanding stent system, FDA approval, peripheral artery disease, PAD
Technology | Stents Peripheral | August 20, 2015
August 20, 2015 — Boston Scientific Corp. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Innova...
Lombard Medical, acquires, Altura Medical, AAA, endovascular aneurysm repair, EVAR, endovascular stent graft
News | Stent Grafts | August 19, 2015
August 19, 2015 — Lombard Medical Inc. a medical device company focused on...
Corindus, Corpath, radiation dose monitoring, cath lab, vascular robotic system

The Corindus Corpath vascular robotic system.

Technology | Radiation Dose Management | August 19, 2015
August 19, 2015 – Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. and Unfors RaySafe Inc., a Fluke Biomedical Company, announced a...
Medtronic, CoreValve Evolut R, Loyola University Medical Center, first in Illinois, SURTAVI, EUS
News | Heart Valve Repair | August 19, 2015
August 19, 2015 — Loyola University Medical Center is the first center in Illinois to implant the CoreValve Evolut R...
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