Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders

sentraheart lariet, LAA occlusion, FDA safety alert
Feature | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | July 13, 2015
July 13, 2015 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting healthcare providers and patients about reports...
SentreHeart, Lariat Suture Delivery Device, FDA, AMAZE Trial, AFib, LAA
News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | July 01, 2015
July 1, 2015 - SentreHeart Inc. announced that it has received approval for an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE)...
ACC, HRS, SCAI, left atrial appendage occlusion, recommendations
Feature | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | June 30, 2015
June 30, 2015 - The American College of Cardiology (ACC), Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) and Society for Cardiovascular...
Videos | Structural Heart | June 26, 2015
Interview with Steve Goldstein, M.D., director, noninvasive lab, Medstar Washington Heart Institute, Washington, D.C.,...
Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 17, 2015
Role of Interventional Echcardiography in Transcatheter Structural Heart Procedures — Rebecca Hahn, M.D., Columbia...
Videos | Structural Heart | June 17, 2015
Interview with Ted Feldman, M.D., FACC, MSCAI, FESC, cardiac cath lab director, Evanston Hospital, North Shore Health...
Boston Scientific, investors, cardiology, growth, expansion
News | May 11, 2015
May 11, 2015 — Boston Scientific Corp. presented an overview of its continued business momentum and long-term growth...
Watchman, LAA, left atrial appendage

The Watchman LAA occluder being implanted in the left atrial appendage via a delivery catheter through a transseptal puncture.

Feature | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | April 30, 2015 | Dave Fornell
The long-awaited U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the first transcatheter left atrial appendage (LAA...
Watchman, Mount Sinai, first, eastern United States, implant
News | March 25, 2015
March 25, 2015 — Mount Sinai experts were the first in the eastern United States on March 23 to implant the Watchman...
Videos | ACC | March 25, 2015
DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shares his picks of the most interesting new devices and advances in cardiovascular technology...
cryoICE, Atricure, ablation probe, cryoanalgesia, thoracotomy

CRYO2 image courtesy of AtriCure Inc.

Technology | March 23, 2015
March 23, 2015 — AtriCure Inc. announced that it has launched the availability of its cryoICE cryo ablation probe (...
News | March 13, 2015
March 13, 2015 — AtriCure Inc. announced the first two patients in the Dual Epicardial and Endocardial Procedure (DEEP...
News | February 10, 2015 | Dave Fornell
As editor of DAIC, I keep a close watch on trends in cardiovascular technology and try to predict what the next big...
News | October 13, 2014
October 13, 2014 — After reviewing updated data and analysis for the Boston Scientific Watchman...
AtriCure AtriClip Flex Atrial Fibrillation Therapies Cardiac Surgery LAA Occlude
Technology | September 26, 2014
September 26, 2014 — AtriCure Inc. announced the introduction of the AtriClip Flex, a new device with a more flexible...
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