Medtronic, CoreValve Evolut R TAVR system, TCT 2016, FORWARD Study, STS/ACC TVT Registry
News | Heart Valve Technology | October 31, 2016

October 31, 2016 — Medtronic plc presented new positive data from two large registries aimed at evaluating 30-day...

News | Analytics Software | October 31, 2016

October 31, 2016 — In an effort to improve patient care, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's (CHOP) Information...

cybersecurity, healthcare industry, SecurityScorecard report, social engineering, cyberattacks
News | Information Technology | October 31, 2016

October 31, 2016 — SecurityScorecard, a security rating and continuous risk monitoring platform, released its 2016...

GE Healthcare, Revolution CT, Whisper Drive, RSNA 2016, cardiac imaging
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | October 31, 2016

October 31, 2016 — At the 2016 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA 2016), GE...

News | Stents Drug Eluting | October 31, 2016

October 31, 2016 — Micell Technologies Inc. announced that it presented five-year clinical safety and efficacy...

EXCEL Trial, TCT 2016, drug-eluting stents, CABG, surgery left main heart disease, LMCAD
Feature | Stents Drug Eluting | October 31, 2016

October 31, 2016 — A major international study has found that...

Mitralign, Trialign tricuspid repair system, SCOUT I study, 30-day data, TCT 2016
News | Heart Valve Technology | October 28, 2016

October 28, 2016 — Mitralign will present data on its...

NAS report, National Academies of Sciences Engineering and Medicine, Mo-99 production, highly enriched uranium, HEU, SNMMI
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | October 28, 2016

October 28, 2016 — The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NAS) have released a report on the...

Impella CP, Abiomed, door to unloading time, TCT
News | Hemodynamic Support Devices | October 28, 2016

October 27, 2016 — Abiomed Inc. said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)gave approval for a prospective...

smartphone application, heart attack detection, University of Turku Finland
News | Remote Monitoring | October 28, 2016

October 28, 2016 — A smartphone...

CHOP, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, prenatal heart surgery, tumor removal, intrapericardial teratoma

Tucker Roussin, 3, is the first survivor of fetal surgery for a life-threatening tumor connected to his heart. Fetal medicine experts at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia successfully removed this tumor. Credit: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

News | Congenital Heart | October 28, 2016

October 28, 2016 — For the first time, fetal medicine experts have performed prenatal...

RFID inventory control in the cath lab, inventory management, cardinal

An example of RFID cabinets in a cath lab. As items are pulled from the cabinet, the inventory control system automatically determines what items were take out and adds them to the patient case. The system can also help locate recalled or expired items, and automatically track on-hand inventory to avoid manual counts.

Feature | Inventory Management | October 28, 2016 | Jean-Claude Saghbini

The healthcare industry’s transition to value-based care leaves no room for waste, and yet we know that inefficiency...

Svelte Medical Systems, CE Mark, Direct RX, Direct sirolimus-eluting coronary stent rapid exchange system, drug-eluting stent, DES
News | Stents | October 28, 2016

October 28, 2016 — Svelte Medical Systems Inc. announced this week it received CE Mark certification of the Direct...

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