atrial fibrillation risk, heart failure, African Americans, Hispanics, whites, HRS 2016
News | Atrial Fibrillation | May 09, 2016
May 9, 2016 — A new study presented at the Heart Rhythm Society’s 37th Annual Scientific Sessions, found that among...
News | Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD) | May 09, 2016
May 9, 2016 — Medtronic announced the results of several studies evaluating a novel approach to implantable...
S-ICD, Effortless

The S-ICD system is implanted without use of leads implanted in veins or inside the heart.

Feature | Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD) | May 09, 2016
May 9, 2016 — The mid to long-term results from the EFFORTLESS study, the largest subcutaneous implantable cardioverter...
Feature | EP Lab | May 09, 2016
May 9, 2016 – A new, large study shows that 95.7 percent of individual leads were successfully removed using a...
SCAI 2016, PCI, bleeding risk, bivalirudin, NCDR risk calculator, clinical trial
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | May 06, 2016
May 6, 2016 — The largest risk-directed study by a national hospital system demonstrates a 40 percent decline in...
News | Cardio-oncology | May 06, 2016
May 6, 2016 — The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) has released an expert consensus...
CSI, Cardiovascular Systems Inc, Diamondback 360 Coronary Orbital Atherectomy System, OAS, ORBIT II study, three-year results, SCAI 2016
News | Atherectomy Devices | May 06, 2016
May 6, 2016 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. shared three-year results from its pivotal...
TOBA-BTK study, twelve-month results, SCAI 2016, Tack Endovascular System, critical limb ischemia
News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | May 05, 2016
May 5, 2016 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced that positive twelve-month results from its Tack Optimized Balloon...
SCAI, cath lab, best practices, guidelines, 2016
News | Cath Lab | May 05, 2016
May 5, 2016 — The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) published an update to its 2012 paper...
GE Healthcare, general purpose digital SPECT/CT, Discovery NM/CT 670 CZT, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, first U.S. install
News | SPECT-CT | May 05, 2016
May 5, 2016 — Doctors and researchers at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University in St. Louis may be able to...
Acutus Medical, AcQMap EP Imaging and Mapping System, CE Mark
News | EP Mapping and Imaging Systems | May 04, 2016
May 4, 2016 — Acutus Medical announced CE Mark approval for its AcQMap High Resolution...
Siemens Healthineers, new brand name, healthcare
News | Business | May 04, 2016
May 4, 2016 — Today Siemens Healthcare unveiled its new brand name, Siemens Healthineers. The company said the new...
aortic valve reconstruction, surgery, PinnacleHealth, Pennsylvania
News | Cardiovascular Surgery | May 04, 2016
May 4, 2016 — Three PinnacleHealth patients recently underwent a new procedure for...
FDA, CDRH, national evaluation system, medical device development
Feature | Business | May 04, 2016
May 4, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it is building the foundations of a national...
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