pharmacist-physician collaboration, high blood pressure control, minority and low-income populations
News | Hypertension | November 12, 2015

November 12, 2015 — A pharmacist-physician collaborative effort to control blood pressure among a diverse group of...

Cardiologists using the Philips spectral CT software to view a spectral CT image reconstruction at various energy levels.

Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | November 12, 2015 | Dave Fornell

Computed tomography has seen rapid growth in all segments of medicine over the past two decades, and recent advances...

Neovasc, Tiara, transcatheter mitral valve, TMVR

The Neovasc Tiara transcatheter mitral valve is currently being tested in U.S. and international clinical trials. 

Feature | Heart Valve Technology | November 12, 2015 | Dave Fornell

(This article was updated in August 2016)

The advent of transcatheter valve repair and replacement...

obese kids, eight years old, heart disease, MRI, Linyuan Jing
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | November 11, 2015

November 11, 2015 — Imaging tests of obese children — some as young as 8 years old — showed...

high blood pressure, Target BP, AMA, AHA, American Heart Association, American Medical Association
News | Hypertension | November 11, 2015

November 11, 2015 — Two of the country’s preeminent health organizations, the American Heart Association (AHA) and...

Pradaxa, warfarin, safety and effectiveness, NVAF, non-valvular atrial fibrillation, clinical trial, AHA Scientific Sessions
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | November 11, 2015

November 11, 2015 — Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston and Boehringer Ingelheim announced the results of a new...

Medtronic, Micra TPS, Global Clinical Trial, results

Image courtesy of Medtronic

News | Pacemakers | November 11, 2015

November 11, 2015 — Medtronic plc announced that the Medtronic...

MC3 Cardiopulmonary, acquisition, Terumo Cardiovascular Systems, new manufacturing facility, surgical cannula

Image courtesy of MC3 Cardiopulmonary

News | Cardiovascular Surgery | November 10, 2015

November 10, 2015 — MC3 Cardiopulmonary announced it has completed the acquisition and transfer of all assets...

News | Cath Lab | November 10, 2015

November 10, 2015 – TherOx Inc. announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Investigational...

SALUS trial, Direct Flow Medical TAVR device, Medtronic CoreValve, PinnacleHealth CardioVascular Institute

Image courtesy of Direct Flow Medical

News | Heart Valve Technology | November 10, 2015

November 10, 2015 — PinnacleHealth CardioVascular Institute enrolled the first patient in Pennsylvania in a...

Feature | Cath Lab | November 09, 2015

November 9, 2015 — The number of angioplasty...

News | Information Technology | November 06, 2015

The American Medical Association (AMA) partnership with MATTER reached a new phase today to enhance support for...

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...

Blog | Cath Lab | November 05, 2015

For the past few years, the focus of the annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meetings has been on...

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