Technology | Cardiac Imaging | May 18, 2016
May 18, 2016 — The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) recently announced its launch of the IAC QI Self-...
NeoChord, DS1000 System, FDA approval, U.S. pivotal trial
News | Heart Valve Technology | May 17, 2016
May 17, 2016 — NeoChord Inc. announced it has received Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) approval from the U.S....
Biotronik, Magmaris bioresorbable magnesium scaffold, BIOSOLVE-II Trial, 12-month results, EuroPCR 2016
News | Stents Bioresorbable | May 17, 2016
May 17, 2016 — Biotronik presented 12-month data from the BIOSOLVE-II trial during a Hotline Session at EuroPCR 2016....
3-D bioprinting, 3-D printing, printed organs

A 3-D printed vessel-like lumen made from living cells as part of the research at The South Carolina Project for Organ Biofabrication.

Feature | 3-D Printing | May 17, 2016 | Dave Fornell
Science fiction offers a lot of ideas for creating new body parts on demand, and the advancement of 3-D printing (also...
Johns Hopkins, virtual heart modeling tool, VARP, arrhythmias, implanted defibrillator

Examples of how the computer model would classify one patient at high risk for heart arrhythmia and another at low risk. Image courtesy of Royc Faddis/Johns Hopkins University.

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | May 17, 2016
May 17, 2016 — An interdisciplinary Johns Hopkins University team has developed a...
Siemens, Acuson S3000 ultrasound system, HELX Evolution with Touch Control, usability study, Macadamian Technologies
News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 17, 2016
May 17, 2016 — Macadamian Technologies, a user experience research, design and software development firm, recently...
HHS, health information sharing, funding opportunities, data standards
News | Information Technology | May 16, 2016
May 11, 2016 — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released two funding opportunities from the...
4Tech Inc., TriCinch transcatheter tricuspid valve repair device, Jean-Claude Laborde

Image courtesy of 4Tech Inc.

News | Heart Valve Technology | May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016 — 4Tech Inc. announced its partnership with Jean-Claude Laborde, M.D., as a research and development (R...

A Medtronic CoreValve TAVR device being deployed under angiographic image guidance.

 

Feature | Heart Valve Technology | May 16, 2016
  May 16, 2016 — The largest observational study of percutaneous transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve replacement (...

Biosensors' Biomatrix stent.

Feature | Stents | May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016 — Cardinal Health announced it has entered into a distribution agreement with Biosensors that enables...
News | Heart Failure | May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016 –To work towards a better method of diagnosis and treatment of...
News | Stem Cell Therapies | May 16, 2016
May 16,  2016 — Patients treated with processed autologous adipose-derived regenerative cells (ADRCs) injected into the...
PROMETHEUS, anticoagulation in women
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016 – Women younger than 55 years of age who undergo percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for acute...
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