News | Structural Heart | March 02, 2016
Edwards Lifesciences Corp. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to expand use of the Edwards...
Stratasys Ltd., 3-D printing, HIMSS 2016

Neurosurgeons training on anatomically accurate Stratasys 3D printed models that incorporate soft and hard tissue. Photo courtesy of Business Wire.

News | 3-D Printing | March 01, 2016
March 1, 2016 — Stratasys Ltd., the 3-D...
News | Heart Valve Technology | March 01, 2016
March 1, 2016 — JC Medical Inc. announced that it has successfully completed an implantation of its J-Valve...
interatrial shunt, diastolic heart failure, DHF, Wexner Medical Center Ohio State, first patient enrolled
News | Heart Failure | March 01, 2016
March 1, 2016 — For the first time in the United States, a clinical trial is underway that’s evaluating a device...
APN Health, Navik 3D cardiac mapping system, FDA clearance
Technology | EP Mapping and Imaging Systems | February 29, 2016
February 29, 2016 — APN Health LLC announced it received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance to market...
Philips, Volcano, IVUS, vein obstruction diagnosis, multiplanar X-ray venography, VIDIO study
News | Intra-Vascular Ultrasound (IVUS) | February 29, 2016
February 29, 2016 — Philips announced that new clinical trial data demonstrates the benefits of its...
Abbott, voluntary Class I recall, MitraClip delivery system
News | Heart Valve Technology | February 29, 2016
February 29, 2016 — Abbott has initiated a voluntary safety notice regarding the...
News | EP Lab | February 26, 2016
February 26, 2016 — For the first time, scientists at The Ohio State University have engineered new calcium receptors...
Feature | EP Lab | February 26, 2016 | Dave Fornell
The subspecialty of electrophysiology (EP) requires patient data from a variety of sources to properly diagnose, treat...
Biotronik, Itrevia 7 HF-T CRT-D device, Japan approval, full-body MRI scanning
News | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | February 25, 2016
February 25, 2016 — Biotronik announced that its Itrevia 7 HF-T...
Toshiba, investment opportunity, GlobalData analyst, Japan
News | Business | February 25, 2016
February 25, 2016 — Investing in Toshiba Medical, which is...
Artventive EOS embolization device, OCCLUDE post-market surveillance study, enrollment

Image courtesy of ArtVentive Medical Group Inc.

News | Embolization devices | February 24, 2016
February 24, 2016 — ArtVentive Medical Group Inc. announced enrollment in the ongoing ArtVentive EOS Endoluminal...
Carillon mitral contour system, Cardiac Dimensions, functional mitral regurgitation, FMR, University Hospital Liepzig study
News | Annuloplasty Rings | February 24, 2016
February 24, 2016 — A single-center study noted that treatment with Cardiac Dimensions’ Carillon Mitral Contour System...
CLEAR III trial, hemorrhagic stroke, tPA, International Stroke Conference

Before (left) and after (right) scan of the brain of a CLEAR III patient. A ventricular catheter has been used to administer tPA. The volume of blood from an intraventricular hemorrhage (white-grey mass in the middle of the brain) is significantly reduced post-treatment. Image courtesy of CLEAR III.

News | Stroke | February 23, 2016
February 23, 2016 — Using clot-busting drugs to clear blood from the brain’s ventricles may be the first effective...
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