Technology

The Axera Device enhances insertability into the femoral artery and overall procedural usage while continuing to deliver the clinical benefits of the implant-free arstaotomy procedure. The device q...
Volcano's intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) system is being combined with ev3's plaque excision systems....
Maquet Cardiovascular’s Cardiohelp system is a cardiac and/or respiratory assist device that can be used for up to six hours....

Boston Scientific’s thrid-generation drug-eluting stent, the Ion paclitaxel-eluting coronary stent system, features a platinum chromium (PtCr) alloy designed specifically for coronary stenting and ...

The Trifecta valve, by St. Jude Medical, is a clinically-proven replacement for diseased, damaged or malfunctioning aortic heart valves, mimics the flow of a natural, healthy heart....

The features available on the Aplio XG, Aplio MX, Xario XG and Viamo systems include Auto IMT, 4-D imaging improvements and workflow protocol enhancements....

The portable Panasonic CardioHealth Station is an automated and portable cardiovascular imaging device that aims to complement traditional blood pressure and cholesterol measurement and helps detect t...

To prevent physician fatigue and back pain associated with wearing protective lead aprons in the cath lab, the ZeroGravity Radiation Protection System offers increased radiation protection without wei...

The Siemens Acuson SC2000 system is the only system that delivers the same detail resolution across the entire image without sacrificing frame rates....

Ultrasound is often used as a first-line diagnostic exam to quickly and safely diagnose a range of patient conditions.

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The Cantata Superselective Microcatheter, from Cook Medical, offers a combination of support and torqueability to help interventional radiologists navigate tortuous anatomies.

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The i-Stat 1 wireless handheld, from Abbott, is a wireless point-of-care testing system that allows real time transmission of diagnostic test results generated directly from the patient bedside.

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The Fetch 2 Catheter, by Medrad Interventional, features a flexible, variable pitch coiled shaft for improved kink resistance.

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Intelligent Structured Reporting (ISR) technology, an advanced software decision support system, has been added to the Synapse family of software solutions to enhance clinical workflow and increase di...

During complex interventional procedures, it is challenging to accurately navigate and interpret the vascular anatomy for precise device deployment....

The Contour 3D Annuloplasty Ring, from Medtronic is designed to restore normal valve function by remodeling the natural valve’s shape and size.

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The Gore Propaten, from W.L. Gore and Associates, is a vascular graft for hemodialysis access that utilizes a covalent bonding technology to adhere heparin to the graft surface.

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The Drainer centesis catheter, from Vascular Solutions features large sideholes designed to prevent clogging and provide faster, more reliable drainage....

A new generation of a mobile C-arm offers outstanding imaging and a liquid cooling system to allow use over an almost unlimited period of time....

A transseptal puncture module for education and simulation technology is available for the Simbionix Angio Mentor simulator.

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Auto-IMT, from Toshiba, can measure the thickness of the intima-media layers of the carotid artery, for evaluating an asymptomatic patient’s risk of developing cardiovascular disease....

The Morpheus Smart PICC insertion kit and 5 French Dual Lumen Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC), from AngioDynamics, are an extension of the company’s Morpheus Smart PICC line.

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An ergonomic, peel-away introducer sheath facilitates placement of electrophysiology device leads and catheters in the venous system....

Designed for coronary and peripheral catheterization procedures, the SuperCross microcatheter is 0.014-inch guidewire compatible and is available in 130 or 150 cm lengths.

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GE Healthcare and Veran created strategic supplier agreement in January 2011 in which GE is the exclusive distributor and reseller of Veran’s ig4 fusion imaging angiography navigation system in the Un...