Blogs

Dave Fornell, DAIC Editor
I repeatedly hear two competing, contradictory themes discussed at every symposia – the need to lower healthcare costs and that costs to bring new technology to market are rapidly increasing. The U...
Dave Fornell, DAIC Editor
As part of its efforts to expand integration of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) image guidance with cath lab treatment devices, Volcano Corp. recently announced a supply agreement with ev3, a...
Dave Fornell, DAIC Editor
The American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2011 in New Orleans this week offered an expo floor filled with hundreds of cardiovascular products. The following five technologies stood out as my editor’s...
Dave Fornell, DAIC Editor
The following is a roundup of key news and trial data that came out of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2011 Scientific Session in New Orleans last week. Transcatheter Valve Repair Performs...
Dave Fornell, DAIC Editor
The start-up company Corindus for several years has been developing a robotic-assist system for use in the cardiac cath lab. It not only navigates devices to target lesions, but also can be used to...
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