Fujifilm, Synapse Cardiovascular, ACC 2016
News | Cardiac PACS | March 18, 2016
March 18, 2016 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc., will demonstrate the next generation of echocardiography,...
CorMatrix Cardiovascular, ECM Tricuspid Valve, first study patient, Franciscan St. Francis Health

CorMatrix Cardiovascular's Extracellular Matrix (ECM) material, the basis for the tricuspid valve

News | Heart Valve Repair | March 18, 2016
March 18, 2016 — CorMatrix Cardiovascular Inc. announced treatment of the first patient to receive their tissue-...
Bryan Tyo, Baylor University Medical Center, bridge to transplant, Total Artificial Heart
News | Artificial Heart | March 18, 2016
March 18, 2016 — A surgical team at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas successfully performed a heart...
Medtronic, CE Mark, MRI compatibility, CRT-Ds, pacemakers, ICDs

Amplia MRI Quad CRT-D SureScan image courtesy of Medtronic

News | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | March 17, 2016
March 17, 2016 — Medtronic plc announced that it received CE (Conformité Européenne) Mark for the first and only...
Boston Scientific, Eluvia vascular stent system, CE Mark, peripheral artery disease
News | Stents Peripheral | March 17, 2016
March 17, 2016 — Boston Scientific announced in late February that the Eluvia Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent System...
Clarius Mobile Health, wireless handheld ultrasound scanner, AIUM 2016, iOS and Android smart devices

Image courtesy of Clarius Mobile Health

News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 17, 2016
March 17, 2016 — Clarius Mobile Health is showcasing a new...
childhood leukemia, chemotherapy, anthracycline, heart muscle, dexrazoxane
News | Congenital Heart | March 16, 2016
March 16, 2016 — A recent study is bringing new hope to families of children who struggle with a common form of...
aMAZE Trial enrollment, The Valley Hospital NJ, atrial fibrillation
News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | March 16, 2016
March 16, 2016 — The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, N.J., is one of 15 U.S. sites currently enrolling patients in a...
PAD, peripheral artery disease, critical limb ischemia, CLI, blood circulation, injectable gel, UC San Diego study
News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | March 16, 2016
March 16, 2016 — Bioengineers and physicians at the University of California, San Diego have developed a potential new...
stroke damage, MRI, contrast agent, gelatinase, University of Missouri study
News | Stroke | March 16, 2016
March 16, 2016 ― A team of researchers led by the University of Missouri School of Medicine has developed a new, real-...
Blog | March 16, 2016
While there are constant advances in cardiac technologies, it is rare when one of these new ideas may rapidly challenge...
Abbott, Absorb bioresorbable stent, BVS, FDA advisory panel approval
Feature | Stents Bioresorbable | March 15, 2016 | Dave Fornell
March 15, 2016 — An independent panel of experts convened by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted 9 to 0,...
health monitoring device adoption, Juniper Research, 2020, data analytics
News | Wearable Sensors | March 15, 2016
March 15, 2016 — A new study from Juniper Research has estimated that the adoption of...
coronary artery calcium, dementia risk, patients over 80, JACC
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | March 15, 2016
March 15, 2016 — People who reach their 80s without cardiovascular disease are more likely to suffer from the effects...
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