Technology

Siemens FDA Clearance ACUSON SC2000 Prime Ultrasound System

October 21, 2014 — Siemens Healthcare has announced that the U.S....

The UP-D898MD, UP-X898MD, UP-991AD and UP-971AD medical printers from Sony Electronics’ Medical Systems Division are Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Class II, 510(k) cleared,...

Lumason (sulfur hexafluoride lipid microsphere) is a contrast agent for patients whose ultrasound image of the heart (echocardiograms) are hard to see with ultrasound waves....

FDA Clears Lutonix 035 Drug Coated Balloon C.R. Bard Inc.

The Lutonix 035 drug-coated balloon (DCB) catheter is for percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) after p...

W.L. Gore FDA Approval Gore Viabahn Endoprosthesis

The Gore Viabahn Endoprosthesis for interventional treatment of in-stent restenosis in the superficial femora...

Acist, high-definition intravascular ultrasound system, HD-IVUS

Acist Medical Systems Inc....

GE Healthcare's Cath Lab Efficiency Manager is a new analytical tool that analyzes the performance of an interventional lab

Medtronic's NC Euphora noncompliant balloon dilatation catheter was 510(k) cleared by the U.S....

Esaote North America's MyLab Six ultrasound system is 510(k)-cleared from the U.S....

MicroVention LVIS Stent FDA Clearance July 2014

MicroVention Inc.’s Low-Profile Visualized Intraluminal Support Device (LVIS and LVIS Jr.) is a 

CardiacAssist's Protek Duo veno‐venous cannula is intended for use as a single cannula for both venous drainage and reinfusion of blood via an internal jugular vein during extracorporeal life ...

Philips Healthcare received 510(k) clearance from the U.S....

Hemostasis Biolife StatSeal Advanced Disc Cath Lab

Biolife's StatSeal Advanced Disc helps cath Labs, inter...

Esaote MyLab Six Flexible Enhanced Ultrasound ESC

Esaote's MyLab Six is a fast, accurate and highly flexible enhanced ultrasound system configured for an extensiv...

Esaote MyLab Gamma Cardiovascular Ultrasound System

MyLab Gamma highly portable “green” ultrasound system....

GE Healthcare Vscan Pocket-sized Ultrasound System With Dual Probe

GE Healthcare's Vscan with Dual Probe is the first of its kind 2-in-1 probe to give healthcare providers more uses for pocket ultrasound....

Advanced Ultrasound Electronics' Sono-Wipes are a one-step disinfectant deodorizer wipe specifically made for ultrasound equipment.

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The Arrow GPSCath Balloon Dilatation Catheters is designed for use with 0.014-inch guidewires and in 150-cm length....

SynCardia Total Artificial Heart SynHall Valves FDA approval

SynCardia SynHall valves, use in the SynCardia Heart, are of the same design, materials and nearly identical manufacturing processes as the tilting-disk valves that have always been used in the Tot...

Sorin Group Solo Smart Heart Valve Repair

The Solo Smart Aortic Pericardial Heart Valve from Sorin Group is the first valve with a removable stent to be approved in the U.S. market....

Covidien announced's next-generation Trellis peripheral infusion system is a pharmacomechanical thrombolysis device that...

Boston Scientific's Polaris imaging system supports the family of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) catheters, including co...

Cordis Corp.'s Saber PTA (percutaneous transluminal angioplasty) dilatation catheter is for the treatment of pati...