The latest data on TAVR, transcatheter mitral valve repair, the use of CT to evaluate chest pain, first report on the use of TAVR embolic protection, denervation for pulmonary arterial hypertension, and outcomes with drug-eluting stents vs. bypass...

Daiichi Sankyo Co. Ltd. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Savaysa (edoxaban) tablets, an oral, once-daily selective factor Xa-inhibitor, to reduce the risk of stroke and systemic embolism (SE) in patients with...

Lithoplasty is a balloon-based technology that utilizes integrated lithotripsy to disrupt both superficial and deep calcium and normalize vessel wall compliance prior to low-pressure balloon dilatation.

Medtronic, In.Pact, Admiral drug-coated balloon, DCB, drug-eluting balloon

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Medtronic’s In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon (DCB) for the interventional treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD) for the superficial femoral and popliteal arteries in the upper leg....

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Kopp Development Inc., FerrAlert Halo II Plus, door detector, MRI
Kopp Development Inc., a manufacturer of ferromagnetic detectors for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) safety, released a new entryway system — FerrAlert Halo...
CardioKinetix Inc. announced the completion of enrollment in Parachute China, a multi-center trial to evaluate the minimally invasive Parachute Ventricular...
MRI systems, MRI Accessories, RSNA 2015, FerrAlert Halo II Plus
Kopp Development Inc. released a new entryway system — FerrAlert Halo II Plus.
St. Jude, STAR-VT, ventricular tachycardia, ablation catheter, FlexAbility
St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the first patient enrollment in the STAR-VT (Substrate Targeted Ablation using the FlexAbility Ablation Catheter...
Kopp Development Inc., FerrAlert Halo II Plus, door detector, MRI
The FerrAlert Halo II Plus door detection system dramatically reduces alarm fatigue by not alarming on the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Gadavist (gadobutrol) injection for use with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in...
rivaroxaban, Xarelto, safety performance, Janssen, NVAF
A new post-marketing study evaluating the safety of once-daily rivaroxaban (Xarelto) shows, in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (...
ACC 2015 late breaking trials
The latest data on TAVR, transcatheter mitral valve repair, the use of CT to evaluate chest pain, first report on the use of TAVR embolic protection,...
More than 10 percent of patients treated with aspirin therapy for primary cardiovascular disease prevention were likely inappropriately prescribed medication,...
ultrasound, market, cardiovascular, 3-D, 4-D, United States, U.S.
According to a new report by iData Research, ultrasound equipment providers in the United States are likely to see stable, reliable growth in the coming...
The America College of Cardiology has released its list of key late-breaking clinical trials at the...
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As editor of DAIC, I keep a close watch on trends in cardiovascular technology and try to predict...
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There were a few intriguing technology trends at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)...
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The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...
This webinar explained the benefits of better access, productivity and revenue cycle efficiency in a modern cardiovascular information system (CVIS...

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July 31, 2014 — The heart of an astronaut is a much-studied thing. Scientists have analyzed its blood flow, rhythms,...
While transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is a paradigm shift in how valve disease is treated, one nagging...
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