ABSORB STEMI TROFI II trial, ESC 2015, bioresorbable vascular scaffold, BVS, STEMI patients

Image courtesy of Abbott Vascular

Feature | Stents Bioresorbable | September 04, 2015
September 4, 2015 — A drug-eluting coronary stent made of absorbable material performed similarly to gold-standard...
CMS, Medicare Advantage, Value-Based Insurance Design model, VBID, chronic conditions
Feature | Business | September 03, 2015
September 3, 2015 — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the creation of the Medicare...
News | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | September 03, 2015
September 3, 2015 — Sorin Group announced the start of patient enrollment in its...
FFR-CT, HeartFlow, PLATFORM trial, ESC 2015, ICA, fractional flow reserve, computed tomography

Image courtesy of HeartFlow Inc.

Feature | FFR Catheters | September 03, 2015
September 3, 2015 — Results of the ...
Abbott i-STAT

The Abbott i-STAT System offers test results for the most commonly ordered tests in surgical and specialty care areas, including: blood gases, chemistries, lactate, electrolytes, hemoglobin and hematocrit, and coagulation (including PT/INR). 

Feature | Point of Care Testing | September 02, 2015 | Daniella Cramp
Hospital-based healthcare providers today are under greater pressure than ever to administer cost- and time-efficient...
News | Structural Heart | September 02, 2015
September 2, 2015 — An investigational material known as Bioabsorbable Cardiac Matrix (BCM), designed to prevent...
Valtech, cardioband, transcatheter mitral annuloplasty

Valtech's Cardioband transcatheter mitral annuloplasty system in development. It is uses a series of corkscrew anchors, similar to those used on EP implantable device leads, to install the annuloplasty ring to reshape the valve for improved leaflet coaptation.

Feature | Structural Heart | September 02, 2015
September 2, 2015 — HeartWare International Inc. announced it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Valtech...
acute ischemic stroke, larger thrombi retrieval, improved neurological recovery, ESC 2015, MR CLEAN trial, sub-study
Feature | Thrombectomy Devices | September 02, 2015
September 2, 2015 — Retrieval of larger thrombi during...
DOPPLER-CIP trial, ESC 2015, heart failure, predictor, small left ventricle, University of Leuven
Feature | Heart Failure | September 02, 2015
September 2, 2015 — Findings presented at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2015 indicate that a small...
chest pain, triage, emergency department, new rapid assay, Dirk Westermann, BACC study, ESC 2015
News | Blood Testing | September 02, 2015
September 2, 2015 — Emergency department patients with chest pain suggestive of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) can...
Medtronic, OPTILINK, OptiVol, ICD, pulmonary congestion, ESC 2015
Feature | Heart Failure | September 01, 2015
September 1, 2015 — Automated alerts for excess fluid accumulation in the lungs did not improve outcomes for...
News | Atrial Fibrillation | September 01, 2015
September 1, 2015 — The first-ever two-year outcomes from the Global Anticoagulant Registry in the Field -...
Pie Medical Imaging, Frost & Sullivan, technology leadership, CAAS, cardiovascular diagnostics

CAAS MRV is part of Pie Medical Imaging's suite of imaging solutions for quantitative cardiovascular diagnosis and treatment planning. - See more at: http://www.itnonline.com/content/pie-medical-imaging-recognized-innovati...

News | Cardiac Imaging | September 01, 2015
September 1, 2015 — Based on its recent analysis of the cardiovascular image management market, Frost & Sullivan...
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