MRI sensitivity, metamaterials, ITMO University, Advanced Materials

Artist's view of a biological object placed on a metasurface resonator. Image courtesy of Advanced Materials.

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 20, 2016
January 20, 2016 — A group of researchers from Russia, Australia and the Netherlands have developed a technology that...
bradycardia, Wake Forest Baptist study, development of heart disease
News | EP Lab | January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016 — Bradycardia – a slower than normal...
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016 — Global Genomics Group (G3) and GNS Healthcare (GNS), announced preliminary results of the GLOBAL...
Vivasure Medical, PerQSeal, vascular closure device, CE Mark
News | Vascular Closure Devices | January 18, 2016
January 18, 2016 — Vivasure Medical announced Conformité Européenne (CE) Mark approval of the world’s first fully...
Medtronic, CE Mark, IN.PACT Admiral DEB, arteriovenous AV access, hemodialysis, end-stage renal disease patients
News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | January 18, 2016
January 18, 2016 — Medtronic plc announced that the IN.PACT Admiral ...
pulmonary artery to left atrial shunt, heart lung transplant, Oswaldo, Stanford Children's Health

2015 was a year of dramatic changes for Oswaldo and his family, seen here at his bedside, post-transplant surgery in July. Photo courtesy of Business Wire.

Feature | Cardiovascular Surgery | January 15, 2016
January 15, 2016 — 2016 is starting off a whole lot better than last year for 14-year-old Oswaldo Jimenez of Salem, Ore...
Profusa, integrated biosensors, long-term continuous monitoring
News | Patient Monitors | January 15, 2016
January 15, 2016 — Biointegrated sensors for long-term, continuous tracking of body chemistry may make health and...
News | Cath Lab Navigation Aids | January 15, 2016
January 15, 2016 — Teleflex Inc. has acquired privately held Nostix LLC, developer of innovative tip confirmation...
AVR, aortic valve replacement, middle-aged patients, University of Sydney study, metal, tissue
News | Heart Valve Technology | January 15, 2016
January 15, 2016 — Patients between the ages of 40 and 70 who undergo...
CardioKinetix, Parachute device, heart failure, PARACHUTE IV trial, half enrollment
News | Heart Failure | January 15, 2016
January 15, 2016 — CardioKinetix Inc. announced that it has enrolled more than half of the subjects in its pivotal...
CMS, Meaningful Use replacement, Meaningful Outcomes, JPM16
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | January 15, 2016
January 15, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Monday that it will be ending the...
Sapien III, Sapien 3, PARTNER III

The Edwards Sapien 3 valve uses a skirt at its base to prevent paravalvular leak. This is the newest version of the Sapien and will be used in the upcoming PARTNER III Trial.

Feature | Heart Valve Technology | January 15, 2016 | Dave Fornell
January 15, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given its approval for an expanded indication study...
heart valve formation, newborns, congenital heart defects, Cornell study
News | Congenital Heart | January 14, 2016
January 14, 2016 — Cornell biomedical engineers have discovered natural triggers that could reduce the chance of life-...
Penumbra, POD Packing Coil, embolization, peripheral vasculature
Technology | Embolization devices | January 14, 2016
January 14, 2016 — Penumbra Inc. announced the U.S. launch of its new POD Packing Coil, designed as a complementary...
AMA, Health2047, healthcare innovation company, Silicon Valley
News | Information Technology | January 13, 2016
January 13, 2016 — The American Medical Association (AMA) announced that it is investing $15M to become...
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