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TCT 2016, TCT.16, main arena, late breaking trials, transcatheter cardiovascular therapeutics

There were several hot topics that came out of the 2016 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) annual meeting Oct. 29 - Nov. 2, which made this month's top 20 list, including several videos. Number 4 on the list of content was the result of the EXCEL Trial key TCT late-breaker, which showed stenting is equal in outcomes to surgery for the first time, when using one of the latest generation drug-eluting stents. 

Feature | December 05, 2016

December 5, 2016 — Here is the list of the top 20 most popular pieces of content on the Diagnostic and...

Cardioband, valtech, Edwards Lifesciences, transcatheter mitral repair, transcatheter tricuspid valve repair, transcatheter annuloplasty

An illustration of how the transcatheter Cardioband System can used as a non-surgical form on annuloplasty repair. 

News | Heart Valve Technology | December 02, 2016

December 2, 2016 — Edwards Lifesciences Corp. announced this week it has agreed to acquire Valtech Cardio Ltd., a...

Mitralign, Trialign System, tricuspid regurgitation, first transcatheter repair, cardiac implantable device lead, Piedmont
News | Heart Valve Technology | November 18, 2016

November 18, 2016 — Mitralign Inc. announced the successful compassionate use treatment of a patient suffering from...

Videos | TCT | November 18, 2016

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a video tour of some of the most innovative new interventional cardiology...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 18, 2016

A discussion with Juan Granada, M.D., about transcatheter mitral valve advancements and device challenges at the...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 18, 2016

A discussion with Torsten Vahl, M.D., about advancements in transcatheter valve repair technology, including new...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 14, 2016

William Abraham, M.D., FACC, discusses advances in heart failure device treatment technologies at the Transcatheter...

Greenbaum, Henry Ford Hospital, LAMPOON procedure, mitral valve
News | Heart Valve Technology | November 10, 2016

November 10, 2016 — A Henry Ford Hospital cardiologist is pioneering a promising new procedure to improve the...

NeoChord, RECHORD Trial, first patient, DS1000 System, degenerative mitral regurgitation, DMR
News | Heart Valve Technology | November 10, 2016

November 10, 2016 — NeoChord Inc. announced the first use of its DS1000 System in the United States as it enrolled...

transcaval valve replacement, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit Michigan, success rate, JACC study, TCT 2016
News | Heart Valve Technology | November 09, 2016

November 9, 2016 — A pioneering way to access the heart for...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 09, 2016

A discussion with Michael Reardon, M.D. about the state of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) as of late...

transcatheter aortic valve replacement, pacemakers, implantation, post-TAVR implantation, worse outcomes, study
News | EP Lab | November 09, 2016

November 9, 2016 — Patients who undergo minimally invasive heart valve replacement, known as...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 08, 2016

Studies have shown transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has an increased risk of stroke and cerebral damage...

Edwards, Sapien 3, Sapien XT, quality of life study, PARTNER II Trial, TAVR, intermediate-risk patients, TCT 2016
News | Heart Valve Technology | November 07, 2016

November 7, 2016 — Edwards Lifesciences Corp. recently announced new data demonstrating dramatic and sustained...

TAVR, post-procedure, brain lesions, delirium, TCT 2016, Peter R. Stella
News | Heart Valve Technology | November 07, 2016

November 7, 2016 — Keystone Heart Ltd. announced that data presented at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular...

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