Cardiovascular Surgery

HeartWare, ENDURANCE2 trial, destination therapy, HVAS, HeartWare Ventricular Assist System
News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | August 11, 2015
August 11, 2015 — HeartWare International Inc. announced that enrollment in the ENDURANCE2 destination therapy...
ACC, health policy statement, heart team, cardiovascular health
Feature | Cardiovascular Surgery | July 17, 2015
July 17, 2015 - Building teams that include advanced practice providers can help cardiovascular practices meet the...
sentraheart lariet, LAA occlusion, FDA safety alert
Feature | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | July 13, 2015
July 13, 2015 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting healthcare providers and patients about reports...
Feature | Business | July 08, 2015
July 8, 2015 - Sorin S.p.A. and Cyberonics Inc. unveiled LivaNova as the name of their combined company, effective at...
idarucizumab, dabigatran, anticoagulant, Boehringer Ingelheim, RE-VERSE AD
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | July 07, 2015
July 7, 2015 - Results from an interim analysis of the...
SentreHeart, Lariat Suture Delivery Device, FDA, AMAZE Trial, AFib, LAA
News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | July 01, 2015
July 1, 2015 - SentreHeart Inc. announced that it has received approval for an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE)...
ClearFlow, PleuraFlow, FDA, expanded Indications for Use
News | Cardiovascular Surgery | June 19, 2015
June 19, 2015 - ClearFlow Inc. announced that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has granted expanded...
News | Stents Carotid | June 17, 2015
June 17, 2015 - Karam Moon, M.D., winner of the DePuy Synthes Cerebrovascular Section Resident/Fellow Award, presented...
News | Patient Monitors | June 09, 2015
June 9, 2015 - Start-up company GraftWorx was chosen as "Best in Show" at the Mid-Atlantic Bio Angels (MABA) 1st Pitch...
botox, atrial fibrillation, cardiac surgery, HRS
Feature | May 20, 2015
May 20, 2015 — A study presented at Heart Rhythm 2015 found that botulinum toxin (botox) injections into epicardial fat...
pulmonary valve replacement, congenital, re-intervention, age, PVR
News | Congenital Heart | May 06, 2015
May 6, 2015 — A retrospective review of 633 adults and children who underwent bioprosthetic...
transmyocardial laser revascularization

Novadaq's CO2 laser system being used to create a channel in the myocardium to promote angiogenesis in infarct tissue.

Feature | Cardiovascular Surgery | May 06, 2015 | Reza Dabir, M.D.
Transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMLR or TMR) was introduced in the late 1990s as a method to offer relief to...
News | May 01, 2015
One life-threatening complication of lung cancer surgery is the formation of blood clots in the lungs (also called...
News | April 22, 2015
April 22, 2015 — 3D Systems announced that a 20-month-old toddler is breathing and swallowing easier thanks to a team...
News | April 16, 2015
April 16, 2015 — CareDx Inc., a molecular diagnostics company focused on the development and commercialization of...
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