MRI scanners, helium gas field discovery, Africa, future supply
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | July 01, 2016

July 1, 2016 — Helium is essential for many modern technologies, including...

anabolic steroid abuse, ARVC, arrhythmia, stroke, British Cardiovascular Society conference
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | July 01, 2016

July 1, 2016 — Research has already shown that taking anabolic steroids is associated with high blood pressure and...

PulsePoint mobile app, CPR responder, sudden cardiac arrest, Seattle Fire Department
News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | July 01, 2016

July 1, 2016 — Medic One Foundation and the Seattle Fire Department (SFD) announced in June the launch of PulsePoint...

ASE 2016, echo, echocardiography, cardiac ultrasound, annual meeting, ASE.16, American Society of Echocardiography
Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 01, 2016

Below is a round up of news and videos about new cardiac ultrasound technology discussed in sessions and on the expo...

Vital Images, Vitrea 7 advanced visualization software, SCCT 2016
Technology | Advanced Visualization | June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016 — Vital Images Inc. recently launched version 7 of its Vitrea...

Cormatrix Cardiovascular, Tyke ECM, extracellular matrix, neonates and infants
News | Congenital Heart | June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016 — CorMatrix Cardiovascular Inc. announced the treatment of the first patients using its CorMatrix Tyke...

BioVentrix, Revivent-TC, transcatheter heart failure system, CE Mark
News | Heart Failure | June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016 — BioVentrix Inc. announced that it has received certification for CE marking its Revivent TC...

beta-blockers, Thomas Jefferson University, beta-adrenergic receptors

Selective activation of the beta2-adrenergic receptor (beta2AR) by a beta-arrestin-biased pepducin promotes activation of a beta-arrestin signaling pathway that is cardioprotective. Image courtesy of the lab of Jeffrey Benovic, Thomas Jefferson University.

News | Heart Failure | June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016 — Researchers at Thomas Jefferson University have discovered how to enhance the effectiveness of beta-...

Videos | ASE | June 30, 2016

DAIC/ITN editor Dave Fornell shares some of the innovative new technologies on the show floor of the American...

Videos | Structural Heart | June 30, 2016

Interview with Stephen Little, M.D., medical director of the Valve Clinic at the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart and...

Videos | Cardio-oncology | June 30, 2016

Interview with Federico Asch, M.D., FACC, FASE, associate director of the echocardiography core lab at Medstar...

St. Jude Medical, HeartMate 3 LVAS, LVAD, CardioStim-EHRA Europace Innovation Award 2016
News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | June 29, 2016

June 29, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. recently announced the company received an Innovation Award for its HeartMate...

HeartFlow, FFR-CT Analysis, next-generation platform, second FDA clearance
Technology | CT Angiography (CTA) | June 29, 2016

June 29, 2016 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that it is launching its next generation of the HeartFlow FFR-CT Analysis....

DEFUSE-2 study, MRI, brain bleeding risk, post-stroke treatment, NIH

This image combines pre- and post-treatment scans from the same patient. Analysis of the two scans revealed that the area and size of post-treatment bleeding corresponded to blood-brain barrier disruption (shown in green, yellow and red) prior to therapy. Image courtesy of Richard Leigh, NINDS.

News | Stroke | June 29, 2016

June 29, 2016 — In a study of stroke patients, investigators confirmed through...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 28, 2016

Interview with MD Buyline clinical analysts Jon Brubaker and Sabrina Newell at the American Society of...

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