Cardioband, first tricuspid valve repair, University Hospital Zurich, Francesco Maisano
News | Heart Valve Technology | October 10, 2016

October 10, 2016 — Francesco Maisano, clinic director at the University Hospital Zurich, recently led a team of...

St. Jude Medical, PressureWire X Guidewire, FDA, launch, FFR catheter
Technology | FFR Catheters | October 10, 2016

October 10, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the U.S. clearance and launch of the company’s new PressureWire X...

Blog | October 07, 2016

The 2016 Nobel Prize in chemistry was recently awarded to three scientists who developed miniaturized machines that...

Radial access, transradial access, radial artery access, drapes, drape

Radial Access Sleeve with normal arm adduction.

Feature | Radial Access | October 07, 2016 | Richard Casazza MS RT(R)

The transradial revolution is one of the fastest growing trends in cardiology. Compared to the femoral access...

Mercator MedSystems, Bullfrog Micro-Infusion Device, DANCE trial, VIVA 2016, 13-month results
News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | October 07, 2016

October 7, 2016 — Mercator MedSystems recently announced that 13-month data from the DANCE trial was presented...

Northwestern Medicine, Edwards Lifesciences, Intuity Elite suturless aortic valve, first in Illinois

Edwards Intuity valve image courtesy of Northwestern Medicine

News | Heart Valve Technology | October 07, 2016

October 7, 2016 — A Northwestern Medicine cardiac surgeon was recently the first in Illinois and second in the...

Xeltis bioabsorbable valve implant, two-year data, EACTS 2016
News | Heart Valve Technology | October 06, 2016

October 6, 2016 — Xeltis announced this week that patients...

St. Jude Medical, Ensite Precision cardiac mapping system, full European market release
News | EP Mapping and Imaging Systems | October 06, 2016

October 6, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced a full market release of its EnSite Precision...

Toshiba America Medical Systems, Infinix-i Sky + double sliding C-arm, RSNA 2016
Technology | Angiography | October 05, 2016

October 5, 2016 — ...

GE Healthcare, Discovery MI PET/CT system, FDA clearance, RSNA 2016
Technology | PET-CT | October 05, 2016

October 5, 2016 — GE Healthcare recently announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of its...

Vascular solutions, twin pass catheter, recall
News | Cath Lab | October 05, 2016

October 5, 2016 — Vascular Solutions Inc. initiated a nationwide recall of its Twin-Pass Dual Access catheters used...

Heartware HVAD, ventricular assist device, artificial heart, Medtronic
News | October 05, 2016

October 5, 2016 — Medtronic said two previously communicated global voluntary recalls related to the HeartWare...

GE Healthcare, Optison ultrasound contrast agent, FDA labeling change, cardiac shunts, intra-arterial injection
Technology | Contrast Media | October 04, 2016

October 4, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a label...

Xeltis bioabsorbable pulmonary heart valve, Xplore-I clinical feasibility study, first pediatric implants, EACTS 2016
News | Heart Valve Technology | October 04, 2016

October 4, 2016 — Xeltis recently announced that three pediatric patients have been successfully implanted with the...

Springboard Healthcare, 2016 wage survey, cath lab, electrophysiology, interventional radiology, salaries
News | Business | October 04, 2016

October 4, 2016 — SpringBoard Healthcare is now taking responses for its nationwide wage survey of nurses,...

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