Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 07, 2016
DAIC/ITN editor Dave Fornell shows some of the most innovative new cardiac CT and angiography technologies from...
Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 07, 2016
An interview with Matthew Budoff, M.D., FACC, director of cardiac CT, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Calif., at...
MACRA, Black Book survey, independent physician practices, effects
News | Business | July 07, 2016
July 7, 2016 — According to a May 2016 survey of 1,300 physician groups of five or less clinicians, 67 percent of high...
Abbott, FIRM-guided rotor ablation, atrial fibrillation, clinical studies, Cardiostim 2016
News | EP Mapping and Imaging Systems | July 07, 2016
July 7, 2016 — Abbott recently announced positive results from three clinical studies investigating the benefits...
AtriCure, FROST cryoanalgesia study, William Beaumont Hospital Michigan, cryoICE system
News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | July 07, 2016
July 7, 2016 — AtriCure Inc. announced the first patient has been enrolled in the FROST study at William Beaumont...
SynCardia acquired, Versa Capital Management, chapter 11
News | Business | July 07, 2016
July 7, 2016 — SynCardia Systems Inc. announced that it has entered into an...
echopixel, DAIC, TEE, mitraclip, replacement for angiography, structural heart

Echopixel and GE Healthcare showed a conceptual example of a true 3-D TEE ultrasound navigation system that might be able to replace angiography in the cath lab to guide transcatheter structural heart procedures in the future. 

Feature | July 07, 2016 | Dave Fornell
July 7, 2016 — Here are the top 20 most popular current content on the Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC)...
News | Business | July 06, 2016
The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) handed out its 2016 Azbee Awards for the Upper Midwest...
Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 06, 2016
An interview with Leslee Shaw, Ph.D, FACC, FASNC, FAHA, co-director of the Emory Clinical Cardiovascular Research...
Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | July 06, 2016
An interview with Ricardo Cury, M.D., director of cardiac imaging, Miami Cardiac and Vascular Institute, at the Society...
AtriCure, AtriClip PRO2 LAA Exclusion System, CE Mark, left atrial appendage occlusion
News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | July 05, 2016
July 5, 2016 — AtriCure Inc. announced that it has received CE Mark for the AtriClip PRO2 Left Atrial Appendage (LAA)...
News | Heart Failure | July 05, 2016
July 5, 2016 — A research team has developed a new electric mesh device that can be wrapped around the heart to deliver...
HeartWare, HVAD, batteries recall
News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | July 05, 2016
July 5, 2016 — HeartWare Inc. announced a recall of the batteries used on the...
Absorb, bioresorbable stent, FDA approval, FDA approves, FDA clears, dissolving stent

The Abbott Absorb is the first bioresorbable stent to be cleared for use in the United States. 

Technology | Stents Bioresorbable | July 05, 2016 | Dave Fornell
July 5, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the first fully bioresorbable coronary stent for...
MRI scanners, helium gas field discovery, Africa, future supply
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | July 01, 2016
July 1, 2016 — Helium is essential for many modern technologies, including...
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