Structural Heart

Melody valve, FDA approval, PMA, pulonary valve

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval of Medtronic’s premarket approval application (PMA) for the Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve (TPV) and its Ensemble Transcatheter Valve Delivery System. This allows wider use of...

DAIC readers chose the following stories as the most popular content in 2014, based on website analytics. The list is broken into the top 20 most popular news items from 2014 and a list of the top 20 archived technical articles accessed in 2014....

Now that transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is rapidly becoming an established treatment option, cardiology has shifted focus toward the next major frontier in interventional structural heart technology — transcatheter mitral valve repa...

Materialise NV has listed its 3-D-printed cardiovascular HeartPrint models as a medical device in U.S. and EU markets.

TMVR, Europe, heart valve repair, GlobalData
In light of a recent American Heart Association report stating that U.S. mitral valve regurgitation prevalence was 1.7 percent in 2014, a significant...
Pie Medical Imaging, CAAS A-Valve, qRA, angiography, heart valve repair
Pie Medical Imaging BV announced that it received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its CAAS A-Valve product including the...
TAVR, Henry Ford Hospital, O'Neill, Greenbaum
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is not only a breakthough minimally invasive medical therapy, but offers a new business opportunity for hospitals...
University of Michigan, heart defect, baby, screening test
Thanks to a two-minute newborn screening test designed to help detect heart defects, a Michigan couple was made aware of their newborn daughter’s unexpected...
Pie Medical Imaging, CAAS A-Valve, qRA, angiography, heart valve repair
The CAAS A-Valve from Pie Medical Imaging BV is the first 510(k)-cleared image analysis technology to determine aortic regurgitation based
Agfa Healthcare's Enterprise Imaging for Cardiology Suite is a care-centric workflow platform which is standards-based, improves...
CareAware Waveform Management from Cerner Corp. and Mortara Instrument displays waveforms and other physiological data from patient...
The Samsung WS80A with Elite performance package is a flagship ultrasound product for women’s healthcare designed to...

Articles

TAVR, Henry Ford Hospital, O'Neill, Greenbaum
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is not only a breakthough minimally invasive medical therapy, but offers a new business opportunity for hospitals...
Stem Cell Therapy, Congenital heart, clinical trial/study
Researchers at Okayama University and Okayama University Hospital show that children suffering from a condition known as hypoplastic left heart syndrome...
Melody valve, FDA approval, PMA, pulonary valve
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval of Medtronic’s premarket approval application (PMA) for the Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary...
clinical trial/study, stem cell therapies,
The British Heart Foundation (BHF) announced the winners of its annual ‘Reflections of Research’ image competition – reflecting the charity’s research into...

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It’s been no secret that the American healthcare system needed to change to survive economically...
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The silence is deafening. And since radiology associations, physician groups and vendors have yet...
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The America College of Cardiology has released its list of key late-breaking clinical trials at the...
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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...
This webinar explained the benefits of better access, productivity and revenue cycle efficiency in a modern cardiovascular information system (CVIS...