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Boston Scientific announced CE Mark and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the Safari2 Pre-Shaped Guidewire. Safari2 is an enhanced version of the  Safari Guidewire, intended to facilitate the introduction and placement of...

Boston Scientific announced CE Mark and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the Safari2 Pre-Shaped Guidewire. Safari2 is an enhanced version of the  Safari Guidewire, intended to facilitate the introduction and placement of...

CardiAQ Valve Technologies (CardiAQ) announced that its second-generation transcatheter bioprosthetic mitral heart valve was successfully implanted as a compassionate treatment. The device was placed into a 72-year-old male suffering from sev...

Cardiac Dimensions announced the first patients have been enrolled in the REDUCE FMR clinical trial. REDUCE FMR is a prospective, double-blind, randomized multi-center trial, evaluating the company’s minimally-invasive Carillon Mitr...

Boston Scientific, Safari2 pre-shaped guidewire, cath lab, TAVI, TAVR, FDA, CE
Boston Scientific announced CE Mark and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the Safari2 Pre-Shaped Guidewire. Safari2 is an enhanced version...
GlobalData, TAVR, Edwards, Medtronic, CoreValve Evolut R, Sapien 3
The recent U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approvals of two next-generation transcatheter aortic valve replacements (TAVR) devices will transform the U...
ACC, health policy statement, heart team, cardiovascular health
Building teams that include advanced practice providers can help cardiovascular practices meet the challenges of modern practice, according to a new health...
Toshiba, CT-angiography, hybrid OR
All of the major vendors in the United States introduced new systems and technologies in the past few years to reduce dose and enhance visualization in the...
Boston Scientific, Safari2 pre-shaped guidewire, cath lab, TAVI, TAVR, FDA, CE
Boston Scientific announced CE Mark and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the Safari2 Pre-Shaped Guidewire. Safari2 is
The Medicines Company announced an agreement with Sandoz Inc. for the distribution of an authorized generic of Angiomax (...
The Architect Galectin-3 assay automated blood test from BG Medicine Inc. was cleared by the United States Food and Drug Administration (...
The ViperWire Advance Peripheral Guide Wire with Flex Tip from Cardiovascular Systems Inc. is indicated for use with their peripheral...

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ACC, health policy statement, heart team, cardiovascular health
Building teams that include advanced practice providers can help cardiovascular practices meet the challenges of modern practice, according to a new health...
Toshiba, CT-angiography, hybrid OR
All of the major vendors in the United States introduced new systems and technologies in the past few years to reduce dose and enhance visualization in the...
CardiAQ Valve Technologies, TMVI, second generation, implantation, Tor Vergata
CardiAQ Valve Technologies (CardiAQ) announced that its second-generation transcatheter bioprosthetic mitral heart valve was successfully implanted as a...
REDUCE FMR, Cardiac Dimensions, Carillon Mitral Contour System, FMR
Cardiac Dimensions announced the first patients have been enrolled in the REDUCE FMR clinical trial. REDUCE FMR is a prospective, double-blind, randomized...

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Here are a few observations on cardiovascular ultrasound advances I made while attending the 2015...
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The latest advances in cardiovascular echocardiography will be presented at the 2015 American...
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There were several technology takeaway messages for the future of electrophysiology (EP) at the...
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Centricity, webinar, ZFV, ZFP, viewer, remote viewing system, enterprise
Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
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...

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