Heart Failure

Results of a clinical trial announced at the American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Session show a new type of therapy is safe and effective for symptomatic advanced heart failure patients already receiving optimum drug and dev...

CardioMEMS, heart failure, ACC.15, ACC 2015, Champion trial

Heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction experienced significant HF mortality and hospitalization reductions via guideline-directed medical therapy managed by pulmonary artery pressure monitoring with the CardioMEMS HF System, accordi...

ICDs, battery life, advances in implantable cardioverter defibrillators

There have been several recent advancements in implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) technology to extend battery life, improvements in patient monitoring to avoid needless shocks, the introduction of quadripolar lead devices to improve dev...

There are several new interventional and minimally invasive surgical heart failure (HF) devices in development or in trials that might offer new ways to boost patient volume in the coming years. There is a lot of potential economic opportunity in...

catheter ablation, Afib, Amiodarone, Luigi Di Biase, ACC, heart failure
Patients with heart failure and atrial fibrillation were less likely to experience death, hospitalization or recurrent Afib with catheter ablation than with a...
Bendavia, heart attack, scarring, angioplasty, ACC, study
Patients who received the new drug Bendavia before undergoing angioplasty or stent implantation after a heart attack showed no significant reduction in...
heart failure, BAT, baroreflex activation therapy, William Abraham, CVRx
Results of a clinical trial announced at the American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Session show a new type of therapy is safe and...
ST2, cardiac biomarker, Critical Diagnostics, heart failure, predict outcomes
According to an abstract presented at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Scientific Sessions in San Diego, elevated levels of the cardiac biomarker ST2...
ACC, Guideline App, prevention, atrial fibrillation, clinical decision support
Version 2.0 of the American College of Cardiology's Guideline Clinical App includes the healthy lifestyle and obesity guidelines, marking
The newest version of the American College of Radiology (ACR) Appropriateness Criteria updated 19 appropriateness criteria topics and added...
Physicians who use the clinical reference tool, DynaMed from EBSCO Health, can now access the valuable, evidence-based content...
National Decision Support Co. (NDSC)'s ACR Select is an integration-ready, imaging decision support platform based on American College of...

Articles

catheter ablation, Afib, Amiodarone, Luigi Di Biase, ACC, heart failure
Patients with heart failure and atrial fibrillation were less likely to experience death, hospitalization or recurrent Afib with catheter ablation than with a...
Bendavia, heart attack, scarring, angioplasty, ACC, study
Patients who received the new drug Bendavia before undergoing angioplasty or stent implantation after a heart attack showed no significant reduction in...
heart failure, BAT, baroreflex activation therapy, William Abraham, CVRx
Results of a clinical trial announced at the American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Session show a new type of therapy is safe and...
St. Jude, CardioMEMS, CHAMPION trial, heart failure, reduced ejection fraction
Heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction experienced significant HF mortality and hospitalization reductions via guideline-directed medical...

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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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