coherex Wave Crest LAA Occluder

Coherex WaveCrest Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occlusion System.

News | November 24, 2015
November 24, 2015 — Biosense Webster announced it has acquired Coherex Medical Inc., a privately held medical device...
News | Heart Valve Repair | November 23, 2015
November 23, 2015 — NaviGate Cardiac Structures Inc. (NCSI) announced that a first-in-human implant of its...
Boston Scientific, Watchman FLX, LAA closure device, CE mark, first European implants

Image courtesy of Boston Scientific

News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | November 20, 2015
November 20, 2015 — Boston Scientific announced the first implants of the Watchman FLX...
Neovasc, Tiara, transcatheter mitral valve, TMVR

The Neovasc Tiara transcatheter mitral valve is currently being tested in U.S. and international clinical trials. 

Feature | Heart Valve Repair | November 12, 2015 | Dave Fornell
The advent of transcatheter valve repair and replacement technologies is one of those rare instances where there is a...
SALUS trial, Direct Flow Medical TAVR device, Medtronic CoreValve, PinnacleHealth CardioVascular Institute

Image courtesy of Direct Flow Medical

News | Heart Valve Repair | November 10, 2015
November 10, 2015 — PinnacleHealth CardioVascular Institute enrolled the first patient in Pennsylvania in a randomized...
Blog | Cath Lab | November 05, 2015
For the past few years, the focus of the annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meetings has been on...
Videos | TCT | November 05, 2015
DAIC Editor Dave Fornell offers his choices for the most innovative new interventional cardiovascular technologies...
Videos | TCT | November 05, 2015
Tom Watson, clinical analyst for MDBuyLine, and DAIC Dave Fornell discuss some of the technology trends at the 2015...
Sentreheart, Lariat Surgical LAA Suture Delivery Device, left atrial appendage closure, CE Mark approval, Europe

Image courtesy of SentreHeart

News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | October 28, 2015
October 28, 2015 — SentreHeart Inc. announced that it has received CE Mark approval for the Lariat Surgical Left Atrial...
aortic valve replacment, AVR, severe aortic stenosis, CURRENT AS registry, TCT 2015
News | Heart Valve Repair | October 27, 2015
October 27, 2015 — A large observational registry found that initial...
Medtronic CoreValve, real-world clinical outcomes, STS/ACC TVT Registry, TCT 2015

Image courtesy of Medtronic

News | Heart Valve Repair | October 22, 2015
October 22, 2015 — Medtronic plc released the first...
Direct Flow Medical TAVR System, DISCOVER post-market study, real-world results, TCT 2015

Image courtesy of Direct Flow Medical Inc.

News | Heart Valve Repair | October 22, 2015
October 22, 2015 — Direct Flow Medical Inc. announced one-year outcomes from the DISCOVER post-market study that...
BRAVO 3 trial results, bivalirudin, heparin, anticoagulation, TAVR, TCT 2015
Feature | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | October 20, 2015
October 20, 2015 — Results from the BRAVO 3 trial found that...
Amaranth Fortitute Bioresorbable stent

The Amaranth Fortitute bioresorbable stent was among several fully bioresorbing platforms discussed in sessions, late breaking trial data presentations and on the expo floor at TCT 2015.

Feature | TCT | October 19, 2015 | Tom Watson, BS, RCVT, Clinical Analyst, MD Buyline
There were several overarching technology trends seen at the 2015 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT)...
RESPECT trial, long-term study results, TCT 2015, PFO closure, recurrent cryptogenic stroke

Image courtesy of GE Healthcare

Feature | Stroke | October 16, 2015
October 16, 2015 — Long-term study results from the RESPECT trial found that closing a patent foramen ovale (PFO) with...
Overlay Init