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Medtronic, In.Pact, Admiral drug-coated balloon, DCB, drug-eluting balloon

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Medtronic’s In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon (DCB) for the interventional treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD) for the superficial femoral and popliteal arteries in the upper leg....

DAIC readers chose the following stories as the most popular content in 2014, based on website analytics. The list is broken into the top 20 most popular news items from 2014 and a list of the top 20 archived technical articles accessed in 2014....

Now that transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is rapidly becoming an established treatment option, cardiology has shifted focus toward the next major frontier in interventional structural heart technology — transcatheter mitral valve repa...

The purchase will enable Philips to further expand its advanced imaging capabilities of its angiography suite. Volcano is a leader in intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) and fractional flow reserve (FFR) catheter measurements used in the interventiona...

The number of IVC filters placed has more than doubled in the last 10 years, and by some estimates, less than half of these retrievable devices are actually...
Tennessee, Knoxville, heart valve, tissue engineered, calcification proof
There could soon be new hope for those facing one of humanity's biggest health issues, thanks to research from the University of Tennessee Knoxville College of...
CT systems, CT angiography, FFR Catheters, Direct Flow Medical Transcatheter
Direct Flow Medical Inc. announced the closing of a new round of financing for the company totaling $32 million. 
Sorin Group, Memo 3-D ReChord, annuloplasty ring, mitral valve repair
The Memo 3-D ReChord is a semi-rigid annuloplasty ring for mitral valve repair from the Sorin Group. The device incorporates a chordal
Medtronic’s In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon (DCB) is for the interventional treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD) for the...
Vital Images Inc.'s Endovascular Stent Planning (EVSP) application for Vitrea version 6.7 features a Fenestated Stent Planning workflow for...

Articles

ultrasound, market, cardiovascular, 3-D, 4-D, United States, U.S.
According to a new report by iData Research, ultrasound equipment providers in the United States are likely to see stable, reliable growth in the coming...
Vena Cava Filters, Embolic protection, Pulmonary Embolism, Venous Therapies
The first large-scale, multispecialty prospective clinical research trial to evaluate the use of inferior vena cava (IVC) filters and related follow-up...
Medtronic, In.Pact, Admiral drug-coated balloon, DCB, drug-eluting balloon, DEB
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Medtronic’s In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon (DCB) for the interventional treatment of peripheral...
bioresorbable stents
Ongoing clinical trials of bioresorbable stents continue to show positive data for the devices, which are widely expected to overtake metallic stents in the...

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The America College of Cardiology has released its list of key late-breaking clinical trials at the...
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The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...
This webinar explained the benefits of better access, productivity and revenue cycle efficiency in a modern cardiovascular information system (CVIS...