Boston Scientific, Fetch 2 aspiration catheter, Class 1 recall
News | Thrombectomy Devices | April 20, 2016
April 20, 2016 — Boston Scientific Corp. announced a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Class 1 recall of the...
post-operative atrial fibrillation, AFib, heart rate, rhythm control, ACC.16
News | Atrial Fibrillation | April 20, 2016
April 20, 2016 — In the first large randomized trial to directly compare two approaches to preventing...
TAVR, Sapien 3, ACC.16
Feature | Heart Valve Technology | April 19, 2016 | Michael J. Rinaldi, M.D., FACC, FSCAI
The continuation of positive clinical trial data for transcatheter aortic valve repair (TAVR), showing it is equal to...
News | Heart Failure | April 19, 2016
April 19, 2016 — In one of the largest trials ever conducted of...
St. Jude Medical, EnSite Precision cardiac mapping system, European release
Technology | EP Mapping and Imaging Systems | April 19, 2016
April 19, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced expansion of its EnSite Precision...
ischemic postconditioning, STEMI patients, clinical outcomes, ACC.16
News | Cath Lab | April 19, 2016
April 19, 2016 — A large randomized controlled trial of ischemic postconditioning in patients who had experienced ST-...
cardiac arrest, out-of-hospital, antiarrhythmic drugs, New England Journal of Medicine Study, ACC.16
News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | April 19, 2016
April 19, 2016 — Researchers have confirmed that certain heart rhythm medications, when given by paramedics to patients...
STEMI, delayed or deferred stent implantation, DANAMI-3-DEFER trial, ACC.16
News | Cath Lab | April 18, 2016
April 18, 2016 — Delayed or deferred stent...
St. Jude Medical, SJM, MultiPoint Pacing, CRT, cardiac resynchronization therapy, U.S. launch
Technology | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | April 18, 2016
April 18, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the U.S. launch and first U.S. implants of the Quadra Assura MP...
ACR, American College of Radiology, MEDCAC, peripheral arterial disease, PAD, seniors
News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | April 18, 2016
April 18, 2016  — The American College of Radiology (ACR), as a member of a coalition of leading medical societies,...
FFR-CT, heartflow
Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | April 15, 2016 | Jeff Zagoudis
Fractional flow reserve-computed tomography (FFR-CT) is still in the early stages of clinical implementation in the...
Inventory management, analytics software, cardiology

An example of a page from GE Healthcare's Cloud analytics software, showing percentage use of a hospital's operating rooms by procedure type and showing a breakdown of surgical supplies in drill down for one of these procedures.

Feature | Analytics Software | April 15, 2016 | Dave Fornell
With all areas of healthcare now migrating to electronic medical record (EMR) platforms, the data they contain can be...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Inventory Management | April 15, 2016
Healthcare reform is changing the way you provide care. With a focus on cost efficiency and quality, tracking...
Sapien III, Sapien 3, PARTNER II

The Sapien 3 valve has a skirt that has helped significantly reduce paravalvular leaks, which were an issue with earlier generation Sapien devices. 

Feature | Heart Valve Technology | April 15, 2016
April 15, 2016 — Intermediate-risk patients who received transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) with the latest-...
Muse V9, Muse version 9, ecg management system
Technology | ECG Management Systems | April 15, 2016
GE Healthcare released its new MUSE ECG management platform, MUSE v9, at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2016...
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