Cook Medical, global recall, beacon tip angiographic catheters, FDA
News | Angiographic Catheter| August 11, 2015
August 11, 2015 — Cook Medical initiated a voluntary recall July 2 of 2,239 lots of beacon tip...
Biotronik, BIOGUARD-MI Study, BioMonitor, cardiac arrhythmias, early detection, remote monitoring
News | Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM)| August 11, 2015
August 11, 2015 — Biotronik announced the first enrollments in the BIO|GUARD-MI1 study. The study will investigate...
Boston Scientific, Preventice Solutions, equity investment, sales cooperation agreement, cardiac monitoring

BodyGuardian product family. Image courtesy of Preventice Solutions.

News | Remote Monitoring| August 11, 2015
August 11, 2015 — Boston Scientific has become a significant shareholder and will become the exclusive worldwide...
ECG screening, risk of dying, heart disease, chronic kidney disease, CKD, Rajat Deo, Perelman School of Medicine
News | ECG| August 10, 2015
August 10, 2015 — Several common measures obtained from...
Passive Elastography, TTP, U.K., ablation, atrial fibrillation
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound| August 10, 2015
August 10, 2015 — The Technology Partnership (TTP), a U.K.-based research and product development company, has made...
ACC, Boehringer Ingelheim, Diabetes Collaborative Registry, American College of Cardiology
News | Cardiac Diagnostics| August 07, 2015
August 7, 2015 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has announced that Boehringer Ingelheim is the newest...
Mayo Clinic, LVAD, study, heart failure, restrictive cardiomyopathy, RCM

Thoratec HeartMate II image courtesy of Thoratec

News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)| August 07, 2015
August 7, 2015 — Mayo Clinic is announcing results of a study on the effectiveness of...
News | Cath Lab| August 07, 2015
August 7, 2015 — Merit Medical Systems Inc. announced that it has expanded its Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA)...
Videos | Computed Tomography (CT)| August 07, 2015
DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shares some of the most innovative new technologies shown on the expo floor and discusses in...
ACC, Population Health Retreat, heart disease prevention
News | Information Technology| August 06, 2015
August 6, 2015 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC) convened leaders in all aspects of healthcare the week of...
IBM, purchase, Merge Healthcare, $1 billion, Watson
News | Cardiac PACS| August 06, 2015
August 6, 2015 — IBM announced that its Watson Health Cloud will gain the ability to “see” following the planned...
FDA, warning, LVADs, left ventricular assist devices, Thoratec, HeartMate II, HeartWare, HVAD
News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)| August 06, 2015
August 6, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting healthcare providers, patients and caregivers...
Videos | Computed Tomography (CT)| August 05, 2015
Interview with James Min, M.D., Professor of Radiology and Medicine and Director of Dalio Institute of Cardiovascular...
Videos | Computed Tomography (CT)| August 05, 2015
Interview with Harold Litt, M.D., Ph.D., chief of cardiovascular imaging section and associate professor of radiology,...
Videos | 3-D Printing| August 05, 2015
Interview with Dee Dee Wang, M.D., FACC, FASE, advanced structural heart imaging staff cardiologist, Henry Ford...
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