News | Stem Cell Therapies | May 26, 2016
May 26, 2016 — Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced the acquisition of economic rights to multiple programs owned by...
Ambio Health telemonitoring system, LifeBridge Health Cardiovascular Institute, Baltimore, pilot study
News | Remote Monitoring | May 26, 2016
May 26, 2016 — The LifeBridge Health Cardiovascular Institute, Baltimore, has launched a pilot study to evaluate the...
Toshiba, Infinix 4-D CT, first U.S. install, Arkansas cancer center
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 26, 2016
May 26, 2016 — Cancer patients at the Carti Cancer Center, Little Rock Ark., now have access to the latest innovation...
cath lab, radiation exposure, glocoma
Feature | Radiation Dose Management | May 26, 2016 | Dave Fornell
May 27, 2016 — Radiation exposure to cath lab staff and physicians has seen growing concern in recent years, as the...
anticoagulants, U.S. market, Technavio, 2020, trends
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | May 25, 2016
May 25, 2016 — Technavio’s latest report on the U.S....
IVPA, intravascular photoacoustic imaging, fatty arteries, Purdue, Shanghai

IVPA/IVUS imaging of a perfused fresh human right coronary artery dissected from an explanted heart. (A) IVPA image. (B) IVUS image. (C) Merged IVPA/IVUS image. The 1 mm scale bar applies to all panels.

News | Intravascular Imaging | May 25, 2016
May 19, 2016 — A new imaging system known as...
Ampronix, simulated procedures, virtual reality, medical education
News | May 25, 2016
May 24, 2016 — ​​​​​​​In a new report, Ampronix looks at the rapid expansion of...
Edwards, Sapien 3, SOURCE 3 Registry, EuroPCR 2016
News | Heart Valve Technology | May 24, 2016
May 24, 2016 — Thirty-day data from the European post-approval study of the Edwards...
CardiAQ, Neovasc, lawsuit, TMVR
News | Business | May 24, 2016
May 24, 2016 — Edwards Lifesciences Corp. announced that a federal jury in Boston returned a verdict in favor of...
News | Cath Lab | May 24, 2016
The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) 2016 Scientific Sessions took place May 4-7, 2016...
cardiac rehab, cardiac rehabilitation, CHF, heart failure

Congestive heart failure patient Dorothy Moore committed herself to cardiac rehabilitation and increasing the amount of exercise she did and was able to reverse her heart failure class. Patient engagement is key to improving CHF patient quality of life and outcomes without the use of drugs and devices.

Feature | Cardiac Rehabilitation | May 24, 2016 | Karen D. Walker, RN, MSN, and Stephanie Rejc, MS
Cardiac rehabilitation and exercise training has been shown to improve clinical status and outcomes in congestive heart...
HeartFlow, FFR-CT, ruptured coronary plaques, EMERALD study, EuroPCR 2016
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 23, 2016
May 23, 2016 — First-in-human data presented at EuroPCR 2016 demonstrate that hemodynamic data from HeartFlow Inc. may...
Boston Scientific, FDA, IntelliNav XP ablation catheters, Rhythmia Mapping System

Rhythmia Mapping System image courtesy of Boston Scientific

Technology | Ablation Systems | May 23, 2016
May 23, 2016 — Boston Scientific has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for two catheters that...
Mitralign, Series E funding, Trialign, MPAS
News | Heart Valve Technology | May 23, 2016
May 23, 2016 — Mitralign Inc. announced it has raised $39.8 million to date in a Series E equity round of financing....
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