Technology

The 32 and 38 mm lengths of Boston Scientific's Promus Element Plus everolimus-eluting platinum chromium (PtCr) coronary stent system, the company's next-generation

TriReme Medical Inc. announced on May 23, 2012, approval by the U.S....

Boston Scientific's Epic Vascular Self-Expanding Stent System is designed to open blocked arteries in patients with iliac artery stenosis, a form of 

Maquet Cardiovascular LLC announced it received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its new Mega 7.5 Fr....

Angioslide Ltd., a provider of embolic capture angioplasty solutions, announced in May 2012 that it received FDA 510(k) clearance for its new 3x100 mm Proteus device for treating peripheral artery ...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the premarket approval application (PMA) for the Medinol Ltd....

The Galt VTI is a tearaway introducer that includes an ergonomic low-profile patent-pending integrated valve....

The Medrad (Bayer) Mark 7 Arterion angiographic injection system is much smaller, lighter-weight, more ergonomic and easier to maneuver than previous Medrad injectors....

St. Jude Medical Inc.'s PressureWire Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR) measurement guide received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for multiple enhancements in March 2012....

Siemens Healthcare recently expanded its solutions portfolio by offering the RaySafe i2 personal dosimetry system as an accessory for all Siemens Artis zee angiography systems....

The GE Healthcare Discovery IGS 730 angiography imaging system is the first to capture the advantages of floor- and ceiling-mou...

Siemens Healthcare announced shipment of the Acuson S1000 ultrasound system, a premium ultrasound platform....

Steris Corp. announced they will collaborate with device manufacturer St. Jude Medical Inc....

February 28, 2012 — AccessClosure Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and U.S. launch of the MynxGrip Vascular Closure Device (VCD)....

3-D Surgical Solutions LLC and Wheaton Franciscan-The Wisconsin Heart Hospital Campus announced that the first case ever using the Leonardo 3-D vision system was successfully conducted in a surgica...

Siemens Healthcare received clearance from the U.S....

The Boston Scientific TruePath CTO device, designed to facilitate the crossing of chronic total occlusions (CTOs) within the peripheral vasculature.

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The Innova IGS series has two new additions.

The GE Healthcare Innova image guided systems (IGS) 620 and 630 offer electrophysiology (EP) biplane X-ray imaging....

 Philips Healthcare announced the release of the Xper Flex Cardio Physiomonitoring system, a hemodynamic cardiac monitoring solution used to facilitate invasive investigation of heart and vasc...