Partner 2A, Partner IIa, TAVR vs. surgery
Feature | April 03, 2016 | Dave Fornell
April 2, 2016 — Intermediate-risk patients with severe aortic stenosis who receive minimally invasive transcatheter...
Brilinta, ticagrelor, ACC-AHA guideline, acute coronary syndrome
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | April 01, 2016
April 1, 2016 — AstraZeneca confirmed that the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Association (AHA...
women, heart disease risk, not informed, survey, ACC 2016
News | Womens Healthcare | April 01, 2016
April 1, 2016 — Although nearly three-quarters of women taking a recent survey had one or more...
Siemens, Sensis Vibe hemodynamic system, ACC 2016
Technology | Hemodynamic Monitoring Systems | April 01, 2016
April 1, 2016 — Siemens will unveil a revamped version of its established Sensis...
ScImage, PicomSentry, PACS security, ACC 2016
Technology | Cardiac PACS | April 01, 2016
April 1, 2016 — ScImage will launch PicomSentry, a preconfigured appliance that enables users to utilize ScImage’s...
cardiac rehab, digital health tools, weight loss, ACC study, Mayo Clinic
News | Cardiac Rehabilitation | March 31, 2016
March 31, 2016 — New research finds that adding a digital health tool to traditional...
heart attack patients, younger and more obese, ACC 2016, Cleveland Clinic study, Samir Kapadia
News | Cath Lab | March 31, 2016
March 31, 2016 — A new study finds that despite increased understanding of...
American Heart Association, AHA, scientific statement, heart attacks, women, cardiovascular disease
News | Womens Healthcare | March 31, 2016
March 31, 2016 — After a lengthy review of increasing medical evidence, the American Heart Association has published a...
minimally invasive mitral valve repair, mini-MVR, comparison study, conventional surgery, University of Virginia
News | Cardiovascular Surgery | March 31, 2016
March 31, 2016 — Patients undergoing minimally invasive...
Technology | Cardiac PACS | March 30, 2016
March 30, 2016 — Digisonics will exhibit its latest functionality for...
Koven Technology, Smartdop XT vascular testing system,
Technology | Cardiac Diagnostics | March 30, 2016
March 30, 2016 — The Smartdop XT by Koven is a fully automated...
Direct Flow Medical, TAVI, DirecTrack Delivery System, European launch

Direct Flow Medical Transcatheter Aortic Valve System image courtesy of Direct Flow Medical

News | Heart Valve Repair | March 30, 2016
March 30, 2016 — Direct Flow Medical Inc. announced European commercial market launch of the DirecTrack Delivery System...
clinical decision support, QPID, ACR AUC

An example of a dropdown menu for chest pain and the possible reasons to order an exam forn the QPID clinical decision support software. Chosing specific selections then leads to a list of possible imaging exams and rates them based American Collge of Radiology (ACR) appropriate use criteria. 

Feature | Clinical Decision Support | March 30, 2016 | Dave Fornell
Healthcare providers will need to start preparing for the next big healthcare information technology (IT)...
Toshiba, ACC 2016, American College of Cardiology, CT, MR, ultrasound, angiography, interventional radiology

Infinix 4-D CT image courtesy of Toshiba America Medical Systems.

News | Cardiac Imaging | March 30, 2016
March 30, 2016 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. announced it would demonstrate the following diagnostic imaging...
Corindus, CorPath Robotic System, FDA clearance, peripheral vascular interventions
Technology | Robotic Systems | March 29, 2016
March 29, 2016 — Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared...
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