Sunshine Heart, C-Pulse, circulatory support system, update
News | Heart Failure | August 03, 2015
August 3, 2015 — Sunshine Heart announced plans to commence a first-in-human study using its novel C-Pulse...
Pie Medical Imaging, CAAS IntraVascular 2.0, OCT, IVUS, NIRS-IVUS
Technology | Intravascular Imaging | August 03, 2015
August 3, 2015 — Pie Medical Imaging announced the release of CAAS IntraVascular 2.0, the dedicated software for...
European interventional cardiology market, drug-eluting stents, Abbott Laboratories, Boston Scientific, Medtronic

Boston Scientific's Eluvia drug-eluting vascular stent system. Image courtesy of Boston Scientific.

Feature | Stents | July 31, 2015
July 31, 2015 — According to a new report on the Europe market for interventional cardiology by iData Research, drug-...
ASE, guideline, holes in the heart, imaging strategies, cardiovascular ultrasound, echocardiography
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 31, 2015
July 31, 2015 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) released a new document describing various imaging...
Mercy Hospital Joplin, Toshiba, Aplio 300 Platinum ultrasound, tornado disaster
News | Ultrasound Imaging | July 30, 2015
July 30, 2015 — After a tornado decimated the hospital only four years ago, Mercy Hospital Joplin in Joplin, Missouri,...
Navidea, Mass General, Tc99m-tilmanocept, vulnerable plaque, cardiovascular disease, Harvard
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | July 30, 2015
July 30, 2015 — Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc. announced plans to move forward with a joint study of the ability of...
Hansen Medical, Magellan 10 French Robotic Catheter, FDA 510(k) clearance
Technology | Robotic Systems | July 29, 2015
The Magellan 10 French Robotic Catheter from Hansen Medical is indicated for use in the peripheral vasculature. The...
MSCs, stem cells, end-stageheart failure, retrograde, coronary sinus,
News | Stem Cell Therapies | July 29, 2015
July 29, 2015 — A new clinical trial to test how a high dose of...
Guerbet, acquisition, Mallinckrodt, CMDS business, contrast media, CT, MRI
News | Contrast Media | July 29, 2015
July 28, 2015 — Guerbet announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire...
Epsilon Imaging, EchoInsight, ASE 2015, cardiac ultrasound image analysis
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 29, 2015
June 22, 2015 — Epsilon Imaging Inc. announced that several studies were presented at the American Society of...
Itrevia 7 HF-T QP, Biotronik, CRT-D, first U.S. implantations, CLS algorithm
Feature | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | July 28, 2015
July 28, 2015 — Biotronik announced the first patients have been successfully implanted with Itrevia HF-T QP cardiac...
Feature | Heart Valve Repair | July 28, 2015
July 28, 2015 — Boston Scientific announced CE Mark and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the...
CSI, ViperWire Advance Peripheral Guide Wire with Flex Tip, Stealth, Diamondback

Diamondback 360 Peripheral OAS image courtesy of Cardiovascular Systems Inc.

Technology | Atherectomy Devices | July 22, 2015
July 22, 2015 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc. announced that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
Direct Flow Medical, Transcatheter Aortic Valve System, SALUS Trial, FDA
News | Heart Valve Repair | July 22, 2015
July 22, 2015 Direct Flow Medical Inc. received Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) approval from the U.S. Food and...
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