Cath Lab

The catheterization lab channel includes content related to interventional technologies for coronary and peripheral artery disease (PAD). Other cath lab transcatheter device technologies covered on this page included percutaneous treatment for stroke, venous interventions, heart valves, hypertensionheart failure and percutenous coronary interventions (PCI).

A 40,000 Foot View of Trends in Cardiology
Blog | December 11, 2018

 

I was recently asked about my thoughts on the big picture, over arching trends effecting cardiology. Here...

Corindus CorPath Used in World's First-in-Human Telerobotic Coronary Intervention
News | Robotic Systems | December 06, 2018

December 6, 2018 – Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. announced that its CorPath technology was used to conduct the...

First BTG Sentry Bioconvertible IVC Filter Implanted in U.S.
News | Vena Cava Filters | December 04, 2018

December 4, 2018 — BTG plc announced the first patients outside of a clinical trial have been successfully implanted...

Lithotripsy Safe and Effective in Calcified Stenotic Peripheral Arteries
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | December 04, 2018

December 4, 2018 — New results from the DISRUPT PAD II study showed no perforations, embolization, reflow or abrupt...

The American Heart Association (AHA) 2018 meeting news was the most popular content in cardiology, cardiac technology in November 2018

News from the American Heart Association (AHA) 2018 meeting in November generated the most interest with DAIC readers during the month. The most popular cardiology content from AHA included items 1-3, 6-8, 13, 15, 17 and 19 on this month's list.

Feature | December 04, 2018 | Dave Fornell, Editor

December 4, 2018 — Here is the list of the most popular content on the Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (...

First Patient Treated in STELLAR Atrial Fibrillation IDE Study
News | Ablation Systems | November 30, 2018

November 30, 2018 — Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies announced that Biosense Webster Inc. has...

VigiLanz and Cincinnati Children's Commercialize Real-Time Acute Kidney Injury Tracking
News | Contrast Media | November 30, 2018

November 30, 2018 — VigiLanz and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center recently announced a collaboration...

Obese Patients Have More Post-Op Problems Following AAA Repair
News | Endovascular Aortic Repair | November 21, 2018

November 21, 2018 — New research in the December edition of the...

First Commercial Ekos Control Unit 4.0 Products Shipped to Europe
News | Thrombectomy Devices | November 21, 2018

November 21, 2018 — BTG plc announced the first Ekos CU 4.0 units have been shipped from BTG’s facility in Bothell,...

PerQseal Large Bore Closure Device Launches in Europe
News | Vascular Closure Devices | November 21, 2018

November 21, 2018 – Vivasure Medical Ltd. recently announced the European launch of the PerQseal...

iDissection Classification Study to Evaluate Dissection Rate of Flex Dynamic Scoring Catheter
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | November 09, 2018

November 9, 2018 — VentureMed Group Inc. announced the initiation of a...

Lutonix 014 Drug-Coated Balloon Safe and Effective Below the Knee
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | November 07, 2018

November 7, 2018 — The Lutonix Drug-Coated Balloon (DCB) showed statistically significant safety equivalence with a...

Russel Pate, Ph.D., Univerity Of South Carolina, chair of the National Physical Activity Plan Alliance. #AHA18

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released the second edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans at the American Heart Association’s (AHA) 2018 Scientific Sessions this week. Chicago. It provides evidence-based recommendations for youth ages three through 17 and adults to safely get the physical activity and was a major topic of discussion. Pictured here is Russel Pate, Ph.D., Univerity Of South Carolina, chair of the National Physical Activity Plan Alliance, presenting on the main stage at AHA, with details relat d to the new guidelines.

Feature | AHA | November 20, 2018

November 7, 2018 — Here is a list of some of the key clinical trial presentations at the 2018...

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