September 12, 2014 — Volcano Corp. announced it will be launching its interventional precision guidance tools at the 27th annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) scientific symposium, being held in Washington, D.C., Sept. 13-17.

Medtronic Inc. announced the first U.S. implants in the CoreValve Evolut R Clinical Study, which will evaluate  the safety and effectiveness of the new Medtronic CoreValve Evolut R System.

TCT 2014, late breaking trials, late breaking presentations

Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) has announced the late-breaking trial presentations at TCT 2014, Sept. 13-17.

September 9, 2014 — Use of a quadripolar left ventricular (LV) lead instead of a bipolar option during cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) can decrease complications at six months, according to preliminary hot line results presented at the 201...

Video Center

September 17, 2014 — A new clinical trial found that vascular closure devices (VCDs) are non-inferior to manual compression in patients undergoing transfemoral...
September 17, 2014 — GE Healthcare announced it has installed its Cath Lab Efficiency Manager at Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute in Kansas City, Mo....
Unexpected trips to the hospital are inconvenient and worrisome for anyone, but for congestive heart failure sufferers, they can be all too frequent.
BioControl Medical Enrollment INOVATE-HF Study CardioFit System Heart Failure
BioControl Medical announced that it has reached an important clinical trial milestone, reaching 480 randomized subjects — or 70 percent — of the...
GE Healthcare's Cath Lab Efficiency Manager is a new analytical tool that analyzes the performance of an interventional lab, providing
Ecolab Healthcare's PD220 patient drape is the first to market specifically for Boston Scientific’s subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-...
Medtronic's NC Euphora noncompliant balloon dilatation catheter was 510(k) cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in...
Esaote North America's MyLab Six ultrasound system is 510(k)-cleared from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and available for...
September 17, 2014 — A new clinical trial found that vascular closure devices (VCDs) are non-inferior to manual compression in patients undergoing transfemoral...
Medtronic U.S. Implants Clinical Study Recapturable CoreValve Evolut R
Medtronic Inc. announced the first U.S. implants in the CoreValve Evolut R Clinical Study, which will evaluate  the safety and effectiveness of the new...
September 10, 2014 — According to new research performed at the Mayo Clinic, iodine-based contrast material injected intravenously to enhance computed...
September 9, 2014 — Use of a quadripolar left ventricular (LV) lead instead of a bipolar option during cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) can decrease...
As technology continues to advance for all diagnostic imaging modalities, it sometimes reminds me...
2 weeks 8 hours ago
The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) annual meeting July 10-13 in San Diego...
7 weeks 5 days ago
A big fly in the ointment for widespread adoption of many new technologies is cost. In today’s cost...
10 weeks 9 hours ago
This webinar explained the benefits of better access, productivity and revenue cycle efficiency in a modern cardiovascular information system (CVIS...
The webinar "PET/CT: A New Frontier" discusses potential benefits of digital relative to analog PET/CT. The session will discuss how digital PET can improve...
Centricity Cardio Enterprise, Cardiac PACS, Cardio PACS, CVIS
This webinar demonstrates the Centricity Cardio Enterprise Solution (CCE), a solution that can help cardiology departments and hospital administrators to...

daic newsletter

Subscribe  UnSubscribe 
HTML  Text
more information

Cardiovascular operations often suffer from being a hybrid of multiple systems, outdated technology and disparate silos...
June 16, 2014 — Children with heart disease are exposed to low levels of radiation during X-rays, which do not...
July 17 2014 — The Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography (JASE) announced the publication of a...

Click on a year to see the issues for that year.