News | Structural Heart | September 02, 2015
September 2, 2015 — An investigational material known as Bioabsorbable Cardiac Matrix (BCM), designed to prevent...
Valtech, cardioband, transcatheter mitral annuloplasty

Valtech's Cardioband transcatheter mitral annuloplasty system in development. It is uses a series of corkscrew anchors, similar to those used on EP implantable device leads, to install the annuloplasty ring to reshape the valve for improved leaflet coaptation.

Feature | Structural Heart | September 02, 2015
September 2, 2015 — HeartWare International Inc. announced it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Valtech...
Pie Medical Imaging, Frost & Sullivan, technology leadership, CAAS, cardiovascular diagnostics

CAAS MRV is part of Pie Medical Imaging's suite of imaging solutions for quantitative cardiovascular diagnosis and treatment planning. - See more at: http://www.itnonline.com/content/pie-medical-imaging-recognized-innovati...

News | Cardiac Imaging | September 01, 2015
September 1, 2015 — Based on its recent analysis of the cardiovascular image management market, Frost & Sullivan...
cardiologists, murmurs, identification, study, ACC, heart conditions
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | August 31, 2015
August 31, 2015 — Cardiologists failed to identify more than half of basic and about 35 percent of...
Mitralign, Percutaneous Tricuspid Valve Annuloplasty System

Mitralign's Percutaneous Tricuspid Valve Annuloplasty System uses catheter delivered pledgeted sutures that can be cinched together to change the valve annulus geometry to help eliminate valvular regurgitation. 

News | Heart Valve Repair | August 31, 2015
August 31, 2015 — Mitralign Inc. said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted an investigational device...
melody valve

Max Page and his father Buck share a pre-operation moment on morning of July 30 Melody transcatheter valve procedure at Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

News | Structural Heart | August 28, 2015
August 28, 2015 — Cardiologists from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles successfully implanted a...
News | Cath Lab | August 26, 2015
August 26, 2014 — The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the late-breaking trials and first report...

Mitral regurgitation viewed under color Doppler. Image courtesy of Toshiba.

Feature | Heart Valve Repair | August 26, 2015
August 25, 2015 — Medtronic announced it entered a definitive agreement to acquire Twelve Inc., a start–up medical...
Medtronic, CoreValve Evolut R, Loyola University Medical Center, first in Illinois, SURTAVI, EUS
News | Heart Valve Repair | August 19, 2015
August 19, 2015 — Loyola University Medical Center is the first center in Illinois to implant the CoreValve Evolut R...
CT-FFR, FFR-CT
Blog | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 07, 2015
Here is a recap of some of the top trends and new technology at the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT...
Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 07, 2015
DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shares some of the most innovative new technologies shown on the expo floor and discusses in...
Videos | 3-D Printing | August 05, 2015
Interview with Dee Dee Wang, M.D., FACC, FASE, advanced structural heart imaging staff cardiologist, Henry Ford...
Abbott, purchase, Tendyne Holdings Inc., Cephea Valve Technologies, mitral valve therapies
News | Heart Valve Repair | August 05, 2015
August 5, 2015 — Abbott announced Monday that it has entered into an agreement to purchase Tendyne Holdings Inc., a...
Feature | Heart Valve Repair | July 28, 2015
July 28, 2015 — Boston Scientific announced CE Mark and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the...
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