Hitachi Medical, Scenaria CT scanner, All-Inclusive Support program
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 02, 2016
May 2, 2016 — Hitachi Medical Systems America Inc. announced its All-Inclusive Service and Support Program for its...
CardioMEMS, implantable hemodynamic monitor, Fontan anatomy, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Wexner Medical Center
News | Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) | May 02, 2016
May 2, 2016 — In a recent case series, clinicians from The Heart Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and The Ohio...
National Human Genome Research Institute, NHGRI, diagnostic atlas, malformations, populations

Image courtesy of the National Human Genome Research Institute

News | Cardiac Imaging | May 02, 2016
May 2, 2016 — Researchers with the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), part of the National Institutes of...
radiation dose in the cath lab
News | Radiation Dose Management | May 02, 2016
May 2, 2016 — Starting at the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) 2016 annual meeting May 4...
MR angiography, MRA, Bayer, Gadavist, gadobutrol injection, FDA approval, supra-aortic arteries
Technology | Contrast Media | April 29, 2016
April 29, 2016 — Bayer announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved...
AtriCure, AtriClip PRO2 LAA Exclusion System, left atrial appendage, FDA clearance
Technology | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | April 29, 2016
April 29, 2016 — AtriCure Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the AtriClip PRO2...
microtubules, heartbeat mechanics, Perelman School of Medicine study

Microtubules in a cardiomyocyte at rest (top) and when compressed. Image courtesy of the lab of Ben Prosser, Ph.D., Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

News | EP Lab | April 29, 2016
April 29, 2016 — Using new high-resolution microscopy, researchers have found that molecular struts called microtubules...
Konica Minolta, Sonimage HS1, version 3.0, compact ultrasound
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 28, 2016
April 28, 2016 — Konica Minolta introduced the latest version of the Sonimage HS1 compact...
Boston Scientific, FDA, ImageReady MR-Conditional Pacing System
Technology | EP Lab | April 28, 2016
April 28, 2016 — Boston Scientific has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for a suite of...
breast cancer, herceptin chemotherapy drug, heart damage, monitoring, Journal of Clinical Oncology study
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | April 28, 2016
April 28, 2016 — Breast cancer patients undergoing treatment with trastuzumab-containing regimens should be monitored...
Feature | Business | April 28, 2016 | Dave Fornell
  April 28, 2016 — Abbott and St. Jude Medical Inc. announced a definitive agreement for Abbott to acquire St. Jude...
HHS, Health and Human Services, proposed rule, MACRA, physician quality payment
News | Business | April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016 — The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a proposal to align and modernize how...
News | Clinical Decision Support | April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016 — Imaging Advantage LLC, platform provider of cloud-based radiology service, announced the launch of a...
Technology | Stents Peripheral | April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016 — Veniti Inc. announced the first successful treatment with the Vici Verto Venous Stent System of a...
Mitralign Percutaneous Annuloplasty System, MPAS, CE Mark approval
News | Annuloplasty Rings | April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016 — Mitralign Inc. announced its Mitralign Percutaneous Annuloplasty System (MPAS) has received CE mark...
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