Cath Lab

Patients who took dual antiplatelet therapy medications beyond the standard 12 months after coronary stent placement were significantly less likely to develop blood clots within their stents or to have a heart attack than those whose treatment fol...

VIVA, VIVA Physicians, Peripheral, Carotid Artery Device, clinical trial results

Viva Physicians, a not-for-profit organization in the field of vascular medicine and intervention, announce clinical trial results and other new happenings at Viva '14, hosted in Las Vegas, Nev.

Lithoplasty Shockwave Study Results, Peripheral Arterial Disease, PAD

Shockwave Medical announced positive clinical results from Disrupt PAD, a single-arm multicenter study evaluating the safety and utility of Lithoplasty balloon catheters for the treatment of ...

Medtron IN-PACT SFA Trial, drug-eluted balloons

For the treatment of peripheral artery disease in leg arteries above the knee, the IN.PACT Admiral ...

Oxford clinical study, American Heart Association, abdominal aortic aneurism
Oxford University researchers presented data that reveal the extent to which smoking causes silent but deadly damage to health at the annual scientific meeting...
heart valve repair, Moderate Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation, NHLB
Routinely adding mitral valve repair to coronary artery bypass graft surgery for heart attack patients may not be warranted in patients with moderate...
DAPT study
Patients who took dual antiplatelet therapy medications beyond the standard 12 months after coronary stent placement were significantly less likely to develop...
Aortic Aneurysm, stent graft, Gore Excluder
Pierre Galvagni Silveira, M.D., Ph.D. enrolled the first two patients in the Gore Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm Clinical Study. This initial feasibility...
Cardinal Health's MynxGrip Vascular Closure Device is now indicated for use to seal 7, 6 and 7 French femoral arterial and femoral venous
The TactiCath Quartz irrigated ablation catheter from St. Jude Medical Inc. gives physicians a real-time, objective measure of the force...
The CapSureFix Novus MRI SureScan 5076 Lead for use with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is approved for MRI scans positioned on...
Preventice Inc.'s BodyGuardian Remote Monitoring System with three-in-one switchability has the potential to simplify the remote...

Articles

DAPT study
Patients who took dual antiplatelet therapy medications beyond the standard 12 months after coronary stent placement were significantly less likely to develop...
VIVA, VIVA Physicians, Peripheral, Carotid Artery Device, clinical trial results
Viva Physicians, a not-for-profit organization in the field of vascular medicine and intervention, announce clinical trial results and other new happenings at...
Shockwave, lithoplasty, lithotripsy
Shockwave Medical announced positive clinical results from Disrupt PAD, a single-arm multicenter study evaluating the safety and utility of Lithoplasty balloon...
For the treatment of peripheral artery disease in leg arteries above the knee, the IN.PACT Admiral drug-coated balloon from Medtronic Inc....

Video Center

By Dave Fornell, editor of DAIC Magazine The key take away messages from the 26th annual...
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As technology continues to advance for all diagnostic imaging modalities, it sometimes reminds me...
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The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) annual meeting July 10-13 in San Diego...
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The CME webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" will educate participants in the state of the art clinical and emerging...
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...