aMAZE Trial enrollment, The Valley Hospital NJ, atrial fibrillation
News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | March 16, 2016
March 16, 2016 — The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, N.J., is one of 15 U.S. sites currently enrolling patients in a...
PAD, peripheral artery disease, critical limb ischemia, CLI, blood circulation, injectable gel, UC San Diego study
News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | March 16, 2016
March 16, 2016 — Bioengineers and physicians at the University of California, San Diego have developed a potential new...
stroke damage, MRI, contrast agent, gelatinase, University of Missouri study
News | Stroke | March 16, 2016
March 16, 2016 ― A team of researchers led by the University of Missouri School of Medicine has developed a new, real-...
Blog | March 16, 2016
While there are constant advances in cardiac technologies, it is rare when one of these new ideas may rapidly challenge...
Abbott, Absorb bioresorbable stent, BVS, FDA advisory panel approval
Feature | Stents Bioresorbable | March 15, 2016 | Dave Fornell
March 15, 2016 — An independent panel of experts convened by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted 9 to 0,...
health monitoring device adoption, Juniper Research, 2020, data analytics
News | Wearable Sensors | March 15, 2016
March 15, 2016 — A new study from Juniper Research has estimated that the adoption of...
coronary artery calcium, dementia risk, patients over 80, JACC
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | March 15, 2016
March 15, 2016 — People who reach their 80s without cardiovascular disease are more likely to suffer from the effects...
Technology | Telecardiology | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — Dictum Health Inc. unveiled its Virtual Exam Room (VER), the centerpiece of its cloud-based,...
CMS, ONC HIT, Medicaid, IT connectivity initiative, HIMSS 2016
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator for...
Biotronik, BioMonitor 2, AF remote monitoring, atrial fibrillation, U.K. and Ireland
News | Remote Monitoring | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — Biotronik announced that its BioMonitor 2 heart monitor is now available for patients in the United...
HIMSS, 27th Annual Leadership Survey, clinical health IT executives
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — As the healthcare industry evolves from a volume- to a value-based payment system, clinical...
2016 HIMSS Connected Health Survey, information technology, connectivity
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — The 2016 HIMSS Connected Health Survey paints an optimistic picture surrounding the emerging trend of...
Siemens, FDA approval, Cios mobile C-arms, Connect, Fusion, Select

Cios Fusion image courtesy of Siemens Healthcare

Technology | Mobile C-Arms | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared three brand-new...
Biotronik, Magnesium Elektron, bioresorbable magnesium coronary scaffold, partner

Specially designed extrusion equipment at Magnesium Elektron’s purpose-built facility in England produces wire made from SynerMag bioresorbable magnesium alloy. Photo courtesy of Business Wire.

News | Stents Bioresorbable | March 11, 2016
March 11, 2016 — Magnesium Elektron, developer, manufacturer and supplier of high-performance magnesium alloys,...
Teleflex, Arrow IAB catheter, intra-aortic balloon pump, worldwide recall
News | Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps (IABP) | March 11, 2016
March 11, 2016 — Teleflex Inc. announced the worldwide recall of Arrow International...
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