Procyrion, Aortix device, grand prize, Create the Future Design Contest

Aortix device image courtesy of Procyrion Inc.

News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | October 05, 2015
October 5, 2015 — Procyrion Inc. of Houston has been awarded the grand prize of $20,000 in the 2015 "Create the Future...
Synergy stent
Technology | October 05, 2015
October 5, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Boston Scientific’s Synergy Bioabsorbable...
News | Heart Failure | October 02, 2015
October 2, 2015 — Cyberonics Inc. announced results from the extension of the ANTHEM-HF clinical study (ENCORE Study)....
Tryton Side Branch Stent, clinical trial results, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

Tryton Side Branch Stent image courtesy of Tryton Medical

News | Stents Bifurcation | October 02, 2015
October 2, 2015 — Tryton Medical Inc. announced that results of a post hoc analysis of the...
AtriCure, cryoFORM cryoablation probe, launch
Technology | Ablation Systems | October 02, 2015
October 2, 2015 — AtriCure Inc. launched the cryoFORM...
Brilinta, 60 mg dose available, U.S. pharmacies
Technology | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | October 02, 2015
October 2, 2015 — AstraZeneca announced that...
Intact Vascular, TOBA II study, Tack Endovascular System

Image courtesy of Intact Vascular
 

News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | October 01, 2015
October 1, 2015 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted conditional approval...
Cook Medical, Zilver PTX, Japan PMS study, CIRSE 2015, two-year results

Image courtesy of Cook Medical

News | Stents Peripheral | October 01, 2015
October 1, 2015 — Kimihiko Kichikawa, M.D., department of radiology at Nara Medical University in Japan, reported two-...
Stentys, CE Mark for self-apposing stent, lower limb artery disease, below-the-knee arteries, critical limb ischemia, PES BTK-70 trial

Image courtesy of Stentys

News | Stents Peripheral | October 01, 2015
October 1, 2015 — Stentys announced that the company’s drug-eluting stent received CE Mark for...
Galt Medical, Health Line International Corp., Nexus CT Midline Catheter with MST Insertion Kit

Image courtesy of Galt Medical

Technology | Contrast Media Injectors | October 01, 2015
October 1, 2015 — Galt Medical has partnered with Health Line International Corp. and launched the Nexus CT Midline...
News | Enterprise Imaging | October 01, 2015
October 1, 2015 — Infinitt North America will feature the Infinitt Healthcare Platform (IHP) at RSNA 2015. This...
raysafe, i2, staff dose monitoring
News | Radiation Dose Management | October 01, 2015
October 1, 2015 — The first and only system that delivers real-time X-ray radiation dose monitoring for physicians and...
Johns Hopkins, sticky gel, stem cells, rat hearts, heart attacks

Hydrogel applied to beating rat hearts improves stem cell uptake by the heart muscle and speeds up tissue healing after heart attack. Image courtesy of Johns Hopkins Medicine.

News | Stem Cell Therapies | September 29, 2015
September 29, 2015 — A sticky, protein-rich gel created by Johns Hopkins researchers appears to help...
American Heart Association, AHA, heart failure, HF, Rise Above Heart Failure initiative, report
News | Heart Failure | September 29, 2015
September 29, 2015 — A new report from the American Heart Association (AHA) projects that the number of Americans...
News | Cath Lab | September 29, 2015
September 29, 2015 — The Innovation Institute announced that Boston Scientific has signed an agreement to become the...
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