Edwards, Sapien, PARTNER trial, five-year outcomes, ACC
Feature | March 17, 2015
March 17, 2015 — Five-year data suggest that the Sapien transcatheter heart valve (Edwards Lifesciences) is a feasible...
St. Jude, CardioMEMS, CHAMPION trial, heart failure, reduced ejection fraction

The CardioMEMS device is implanted in the pulmonary artery via a short, femoral vein access cath procedure. It measures changes in pulmonary artery pressure, which are a surrogate measure for fluid retention in the lungs due to worsening heart failure conditions. The device is unique in that it does does not use a battery.

Feature | March 16, 2015
March 16, 2015 — Heart failure (HF) patients with reduced...
Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, PCI, STEMI, late presenters
Feature | March 16, 2015
March 16, 2015 — New research from the Minneapolis Heart...
Computed tomography, coronary CT angiography, PROMISE trial, ACC
Feature | March 16, 2015
March 16, 2015 — Results from the PROMISE clinical trial...
Medtronic, Drug Filled Stent, clinical trial, ACC
Feature | March 16, 2015
March 16, 2015 — Medtronic plc unveiled the preclinical outcomes of its novel Drug-Filled Stent (DFS) at the 64th...
Boston Scientific, Watchman LAA device, FDA approval
Technology | March 16, 2015
March 16, 2015 — Boston Scientific Corp. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Watchman...
Toshiba, Infinix 4-D CT, angiography, interventional radiology,

Image courtesy of Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.

News | March 13, 2015
March 13, 2015 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.’s Infinix 4DCT provides clinicians with faster, safer and more...
News | March 13, 2015
March 13, 2015 — Precision Image Analysis (PIA) will be showcasing their remote post-processing solution for...
News | March 13, 2015
March 13, 2015 — AtriCure Inc. announced the first two patients in the Dual Epicardial and Endocardial Procedure (DEEP...
News | March 13, 2015
March 13, 2015 — Researchers at the University of North Carolina (UNC) School of Medicine have found the blood platelet...
Infraredx, NIRS, IVUS, catheter, Advanced TVC Imaging System, ACC 15
News | March 13, 2015
March 13, 2015 — Infraredx announced it will premiere the Advanced TVC Imaging System and the Muller NIRS-IVUS Catheter...
St. Vincent Heart Center, Nellix EVAS, Indiana, aneurysm repair, stent graft

Image courtesy of Endologix Inc.

News | March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015 — St.Vincent Heart Center is first in Indiana and second in the nation to participate in a clinical...
women veterans, heart disease, test, depression, AHA, VA
News | March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015 — Women veterans who had specialized...
News | March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015 — A new study has found that high phosphate...
Toshiba, Dose Tracking System, DTS, cardiovascular x-ray
News | March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.’s Dose Tracking System makes interventional procedures safer for...
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