IN.PACT SFA study, TCT 2015, drug-coated balloons, PTA, SFA disease, superficial femoral artery

Image courtesy of Medtronic

Feature | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | October 18, 2015
October 18, 2015 — Two-year results from the IN.PACT SFA study found the use of a...
cardiac MRI, heart age, left ventricular change, Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
News | Cardiac Imaging | October 16, 2015
October 16, 2015 – The main pumping chamber of the heart ages differently in men and women, according to a new...
RESPECT trial, long-term study results, TCT 2015, PFO closure, recurrent cryptogenic stroke

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Feature | Stroke | October 16, 2015
October 16, 2015 — Long-term study results from the RESPECT trial found that closing a patent foramen ovale (PFO) with...
Amaranth Medical Bioresorbable Scaffold, Fortitude stent
News | Stents Bioresorbable | October 16, 2015
October 16, 2015 — Enrollment has successfully concluded in its multi-center, international CE mark clinical trials...
Claret embolic protection, TAVR, cerebral protection

The Claret TAVR embolic protection system as seen in the aortic arch under angiography. The loops contain embolic filters they protect the ostium of vessles leading to the brain.

Feature | Heart Valve Repair | October 16, 2015
October 14, 2015 — Claret Medical, an innovator in cardiovascular cerebral protection, Data presented this week at...
ABSORB III trial, TCT 2015, bioresorbable vascular scaffold, BVS

Abbott's Absorb bioresorbable stent. Image courtesy of Abbott Vascular

Feature | Stents Bioresorbable | October 16, 2015
October 16, 2015 — Results from a clinical trial showed that Abbott's Absorb...
News | Heart Valve Repair | October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015 — Edwards Lifesciences Corp. announced that details on the 13...
SCAI, new bioabsorbable stent technologies, TCT 2015, Absorb, Synergy

Synergy stent image courtesy of Boston Scientific

News | Stents Bioresorbable | October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015 — Two new advances in stent technology announced in recent days further reinforce the effectiveness of...
PARTNER II Trial, TCT 2015, Edwards Lifesciences, Sapien 3 valve, one-year results

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Feature | Heart Valve Repair | October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015 — One-year patient outcomes from the PARTNER II trial showed the low rate of 30-day complications with...
Sapien XT, VIV, valve in valve
Technology | Heart Valve Repair | October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015 — U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Edwards Lifesciences Sapien XT transcatheter...
BIOSOLVE-II Trial results, TCT 2015, Biotronik Bioresorbable Magnesium Scaffold
News | Stents Bioresorbable | October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015 — Biotronik has announced results from...
Lutonix Global Real-World Registry results, TCT 2015, Lutonix 035 DCB, peripheral arterial disease, PAD

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News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015 — C. R. Bard Inc. announced the presentation of the 12-month results from the Lutonix Global Real-...
Tryton Confirmatory Study, Side Branch Stent, TCT 2015, bifurcation lesions

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News | Stents Bifurcation | October 14, 2015
October 14, 2015 — Tryton Medical Inc. announced results from the pivotal Tryton Confirmatory Study confirming the...
Cook Medical, expanded recall, October 2015, Beacon Tip Angiographic Catheters

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News | Angiographic Catheter | October 14, 2015
October 14, 2015 — On Oct. 7, 2015, Cook Medical initiated a voluntary recall for select sizes of...
AtriCure, definitive merger agreement, nContact Inc., atrial fibrillation solutions, cardiac ablation
News | Ablation Systems | October 14, 2015
October 14, 2015 — AtriCure Inc. announced it has entered into a...
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