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Feature | Clinical Decision Support | January 06, 2016 | Dave Fornell
Watchman, LAA closure device, cost effectiveness, VIvek Reddy, stroke reduction, study
News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | January 06, 2016
January 6, 2016 — A new study determined that the...
News | Hemostasis Management | January 06, 2016
January 6, 2016 — The Medicines Company announced Dec. 18 it has entered into a purchase agreement pursuant to which...
News | Analytics Software | January 05, 2016
January 5, 2016 — As the emphasis on the change in delivery of care escalates from volume- to value-based care,...
heart failure, asynchrony, PITA, Johns Hopkins, pacemaker
News | EP Lab | January 04, 2016
January 4, 2016 — Johns Hopkins has demonstrated in animals that applying a...
Data Science Bowl, second annual, algorithm, heart disease diagnosis
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | January 04, 2016
January 4, 2016 — Booz Allen Hamilton  and Kaggle announced that the second annual Data Science Bowl will call on the...
heart attack patients, rescue PCI, transradial and transfemoral approach, Perelman School of Medicine
News | Vascular Access | January 04, 2016
January 4, 2016 — In a comparison of bleeding complications and mortality between transradial and transfemoral...
News | Hypertension | January 04, 2016
January 4, 2016 — Living with pulmonary...
Micra leadless pacemaker

The Medtronic Micra is an example of some of the new leadless pacemaker technologies in development that are expected to soon be reviewed by the FDA as they move toward U.S. commercialization. 

News | Pacemakers | December 31, 2015
December 31, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Circulatory System Devices Panel of the Medical Devices...
Biotronik Astron stent
Technology | Stents Peripheral | December 31, 2015
December 31, 2015 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Biotronik's Astron Peripheral Self-...
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | December 30, 2015
Hitachi Aloka Medical America is proud to partner with AccreditCoach to provide customers assistance with accreditation...
News | Cath Lab | December 29, 2015
December 29, 2015 — Heart attack patients who had previously undergone coronary artery bypass graft surgery were less...
News | Information Technology | December 29, 2015
December 29, 2015 — The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) applauded the U.S. House and...
BioVentrix, Revivent-TC Ventricular Enhancement System, interventional heart failure

BioVentrix closed-chest Revivent-TC Ventricular Enhancement System reduces the size of the ventricle for more efficient pumping in heart failure patients.

News | Heart Failure | December 29, 2015
December 29, 2015 — BioVentrix in mid-December announced the successful completion of the 30th clinical case using the...
watchman LAA occluder, LAAO registry

Implantation of the Boston Scientific Watchman LAA occluder.

News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | December 29, 2015
December 29, 2015 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC) launched the new Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion (LAAO)...
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