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Medtronic plc announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and U.S. launch of the recapturable, self-expanding CoreValve Evolut R System. The first-and-only recapturable and repositionable device available in the United States, t...

The Medicines Company announced the approval of cangrelor (Kengreal) by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as an adjunctive therapy to percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). The novel, intravenous antiplatelet...

Edwards Lifesciences Corp. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the Edwards Sapien 3 valve with the Commander Delivery System for the treatment of high-risk patients suffering from severe, symptomatic aortic stenosis.

Breakthrough Research Demonstrates Contrast Ultrasound Can be Used as Heart Attack Treatment 

Siemens, MES contract, William Osler Health System, Ontario, Canada
Canadian hospital William Osler Health System (Osler), based in Ontario, has awarded Siemens Healthcare a Managed Equipment Services (MES) contract worth €110...
InspireMD, CGuard, PARADIGM study, EuroPCR 2015, Musialek
InspireMD Inc. announced that its CGuard embolic prevention system reported positive results in the PARADIGM study at the EuroPCR conference, May 22 in Paris....
Medtronic, CoreValve Evolut R, FDA approval, TAVR, recapturable
Medtronic plc announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and U.S. launch of the recapturable, self-expanding CoreValve Evolut R System. The...
cangrelor, Kangreal, FDA approval, The Medicines Company, antiplatelet agent
The Medicines Company announced the approval of cangrelor (Kengreal) by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as an adjunctive...
Medtronic, CoreValve Evolut R, FDA approval, TAVR, recapturable
The recapturable, self-expanding CoreValve Evolut R System from Medtronic is approved for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) in
The Edwards Sapien 3 valve with the Commander Delivery System is indicated for the treatment of high-risk patients suffering from severe,...
The latest release of the 3mensio Structural Heart platform from Pie Medical Imaging contains an optimized Mitral workflow and a new Septal...
The CoreValve self-expanding transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) system is now cleared for an additional indication to treat...

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Medtronic, CoreValve Evolut R, FDA approval, TAVR, recapturable
Medtronic plc announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and U.S. launch of the recapturable, self-expanding CoreValve Evolut R System. The...
cangrelor, Kangreal, FDA approval, The Medicines Company, antiplatelet agent
The Medicines Company announced the approval of cangrelor (Kengreal) by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as an adjunctive...
Edwards, Sapien 3, FDA approval, transcatheter heart valve
Edwards Lifesciences Corp. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the Edwards Sapien 3 valve with the Commander Delivery System for the...
STEMI, ultrasound to treat heart attacks, ultrasound to treat STEMI
Breakthrough Research Demonstrates Contrast Ultrasound Can be Used as Heart Attack Treatment 

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Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
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