Stereotaxis, Philips, collaboration, Niobe ES remote magnetic navigation system, Allura Xper FD10 cardiovascular X-ray

Niobe ES image courtesy of Stereotaxis Inc.

Technology | Cath Lab | February 04, 2016
February 4, 2016 — Stereotaxis and Philips have signed an addendum pursuant to their existing Development and...
medtronic corevalve, tavr
News | February 03, 2016 | Dave Fornell
Medtronic announced Feb. 3 that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) revised the CoreValve’s instructions for...
Medtronic, CE Mark, Resolute Onyx DES, drug-eluting stent, expanded sizes and indications
News | Stents Drug Eluting | February 02, 2016
February 2, 2016 — Medtronic plc announced the recent CE Mark and commercial launch for an expanded size matrix of the...
TOBA-BTK study, six-month results, LINC 2016, Tack Endovascular System
News | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | January 29, 2016
January 29, 2016 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced that positive six-month results from its Tack Optimized Balloon...
IBM Watson, Merge Healthcare, Best in KLAS 2015/2016, Phytel

Merge Hemo image courtesy of Merge Healthcare

News | Cardiac PACS | January 29, 2016
January 29, 2016 — IBM Watson Health announced that the 2015/2016 Best in KLAS: Software & Services report...
Toshiba, CT-angiography, hybrid OR

Toshiba recently introduced a new line of combined CT and angiography systems, allowing true CT imaging on demand in the interventional lab.

Feature | Angiography | January 27, 2016 | Dave Fornell
Angiographic imaging system vendors have developed several new technologies to address emerging cath lab trends,...
Technology | Ultrasound Intra-cardiac Echo (ICE) | January 26, 2016
January 26, 2016 — Conavi Medical Inc. (formerly Colibri Technologies Inc.) has received U.S. Food and Drug...
ECRI Institute, Rate This Model, medical equipment, review/rating tool
News | Business | January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016 — Now, medical technology purchasers and users have an instant online forum to rate and review...
medical device excise tax, two-year suspension, U.S. market, GlobalData analyst
News | Business | January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016 — The suspension of the medical...
Csound, GE ultrasound

4D Clarity, HDlive and cSound acquisition provide excellent TTE and TEE images.

Case Study | January 21, 2016
GE Healthcare is taking the next leap in image quality performance, quantification and workflow with the introduction...
Ernest Shackleton, hole in the heart, Endurance 100th anniversary, Ian Calder
News | Structural Heart | January 20, 2016
January 20, 2016 — On the 100th anniversary of the Endurance expedition to Antarctica led by Sir Ernest Shackleton,...
Blog | January 20, 2016
At the beginning of each year, I always try to determine what the next big cardiovascular technology advances to watch...
Abbott, Absorb, BVS, FDA review, FDA panel

The Abbott Absorb BVS.

News | Cath Lab | January 20, 2016 | Dave Fornell
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Circulatory System Devices Panel is set to review data and offer...
Vivasure Medical, PerQSeal, vascular closure device, CE Mark
News | Vascular Closure Devices | January 18, 2016
January 18, 2016 — Vivasure Medical announced Conformité Européenne (CE) Mark approval of the world’s first fully...
Medtronic, CE Mark, IN.PACT Admiral DEB, arteriovenous AV access, hemodialysis, end-stage renal disease patients
News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | January 18, 2016
January 18, 2016 — Medtronic plc announced that the IN.PACT Admiral ...
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