Sunshine Heart, C-Pulse, COUNTER HF, FDA, review, pause, enrollment

C-Pulse System image courtesy of Sunshine Heart Inc.

News | May 04, 2015
May 4, 2015 — Sunshine Heart Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reviewed the company’s...
Feature | May 04, 2015 | Dave Fornell
There have been several technology advances in PET/CT (...
radiation dose monitoring, cath lab dose monitoring, Raysafe

Staff at Lawrence General Hospital are wearing the RaySafe i2 color-coded dosimeters to monitor personal radiation exposure while performing a procedure.

Feature | May 04, 2015 | Lori M. Weir, M.D.
It’s the invisible elephant in radiology — ...
News | May 01, 2015
Based on its ongoing analysis of the medical imaging market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Toshiba America Medical...
News | May 01, 2015
One life-threatening complication of lung cancer surgery is the formation of blood clots in the lungs (also called...
News | April 30, 2015
April 30, 2015 — The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) announced the following late-...
Brilinta, AstraZeneca, FDA, sNDA, PEGASUS-TIMI 54, new indication
News | April 30, 2015
April 30, 2015 — AstraZeneca announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted a supplemental new...
Watchman, LAA, left atrial appendage

The Watchman LAA occluder being implanted in the left atrial appendage via a delivery catheter through a transseptal puncture.

Feature | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | April 30, 2015 | Dave Fornell
The long-awaited U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the first transcatheter left atrial appendage (LAA...

Kaiba Gionfriddo

Feature | April 30, 2015
Kaiba was just a newborn when he turned blue because his little lungs weren’t getting the oxygen they needed. Garrett...
Feature | April 30, 2015
With higher deductibles and more price-conscious healthcare consumers, as a result of the Affordable Care Act,...
News | Clinical Decision Support | April 29, 2015
April 29, 2015 — COR Medical Technologies (COR) announced that Gregg W. Stone, M.D. has been appointed to its Senior...
Boston Scientific, Eluvia, MAJESTIC trial, vascular stent, PAD
News | April 29, 2015
April 29, 2015 — A key trial evaluating the Boston Scientific Eluvia drug-eluting vascular stent system met its primary...

An example of flexible electronics made by MC10. These types of wearable devices may soon be used to remotely monitor patients.

Feature | April 29, 2015 | Dave Fornell
Several futuristic technologies and their potential impact on healthcare were discussed during the Future of...
The Medicines Company, cangrelor, FDA advisory committee, approval
Feature | April 29, 2015
April 29, 2015 — The Medicines Company announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Cardiovascular and...
Overlay Init