Fraunhofer IIS, FitnessSHIRT, smart apparel, cardiac diagnostics

The FitnessSHIRT developed by Fraunhofer IIS measures the pulse, respiratory activity and exercise intensity. Image courtesy of Fraunhofer IIS/Kurt Fuchs

News | Wearable Sensors | November 05, 2015
November 5, 2015 — The Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS is introducing the FitnessSHIRT during the...
News | Business | November 05, 2015
November 5, 2015 — On Oct. 1, 2015, health systems across the country transitioned to the International Classification...
Blog | Cath Lab | November 05, 2015
For the past few years, the focus of the annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meetings has been on...
Videos | TCT | November 05, 2015
DAIC Editor Dave Fornell offers his choices for the most innovative new interventional cardiovascular technologies...
Videos | TCT | November 05, 2015
Tom Watson, clinical analyst for MDBuyLine, and DAIC Dave Fornell discuss some of the technology trends at the 2015...
News | Business | November 04, 2015
November 4, 2015 — C.R. Bard Inc. announced in late September that it has entered into a definitive agreement to...
LivaNova, Platinum, ICD, CRT-D, launch, Europe and Japan

Image courtesy of LivaNova PLC

News | Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD) | November 04, 2015
November 4, 2015 — LivaNova PLC, formerly Sorin Group, launched Platinum, a new range of...
pulmonary embolism, low-risk PE, rivaroxaban, Xarelto, MERCURY PE trial

Image courtesy of Philips Healthcare

News | Pulmonary Embolism | November 03, 2015
November 3, 2015 — Pulmonary embolism...
CSI, OPTIMIZE study, peripheral orbital atherectomy system, peripheral artery disease, PAD

Diamondback 360 orbital atherectomy system. Image courtesy of Cardiovascular Systems Inc.

News | Atherectomy Devices | November 03, 2015
November 3, 2015 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (CSI) announced last week that the first two patients have been enrolled...
StopAfib.org, atrial fibrillation, AF-related stroke, patient engagement materials

Infographic courtesy of StopAfib.org
 

News | Stroke | November 03, 2015
November 3, 2015 — In recognition of World Stroke Day, the patient-focused organization StopAfib.org launched a diverse...
Videos | Cath Lab | November 03, 2015
Guillaume Baillaird, CEO of ControlRad Systems, described how his company's technology can significantly reduce...
Videos | Renal Denervation | November 03, 2015
Robert Schwartz, M.D., medical director at the Minnesota Heart Institute, explains new applications for denervation...
News | Heart Failure | November 02, 2015
November 2, 2015 — Medical device developer Cardionomic Inc. announced that it has received $20 million in Series A...
Miracor, PiCSO Impulse System, TCT 2015, cardioprotection during PCI, acute myocardial infarction
News | Hemodynamic Support Devices | November 02, 2015
November 2, 2015 — Miracor Medical Systems GmbH announced that its PiCSO system was highlighted during the 2015...
Access Scientific, Powerwand midline IV catheter, CT contrast injection

Image courtesy of Access Scientific LLC

Technology | Contrast Media | November 02, 2015
November 2, 2015 — Access Scientific LLC announced validation of the Powerwand midline IV catheter for power-injectable...
Overlay Init