Technology

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)....

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

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

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....

The  Epoch platform from Stereotaxis  increases efficiency with a fully remote, networked and modular robotic magnetic solution; it enables greater surgical precision and improved cathete...

The Incepta, Energen and Punctua cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillators (CRT-Ds) and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) from Boston Scientific are indicated to treat heart fai...

Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced the U.S....

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved LeGoo, a gel allowing surgeons to temporarily stop blood flow during surgery....

AF Stat released updates to the AFib Educator, a free smartphone app and desktop widget designed to help healthcare providers better explain atrial fibrillation (AFib) to...

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...
A warranty program is available in the United States that covers Boston Scientific’s cardiac resynchronization defibrillator (CRT-D) devices and leads in the event of chronic phrenic nerve stimulation...
A new version of the Liberator Locking Stylet with Beacon Tip Technology, a distinct radiopaque tip marker, was unveiled at Heart Rhythm 2011....

The Consulta and Syncra CRT-P systems, from Medtronic, are the first cardiac resynchronization therapy-pacemaker (CRT-P) systems to include OptiVol Fluid Status Monitoring.

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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...

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

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Dabigatran is an alternative to warfarin to help prevent dangerous blood clots in patients with atrial fibrillation, according to guidelines from the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Ass...

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

The Arctic Front Cardiac CryoAblation Catheter system, by Medtronic, is indicated to treat drug refractory recurrent symptomatic paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (PAF).

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The Mynx Cadence Vascular Closure Device (VCD), from AccessClosure, offers physicians smoother device deployment while maintaining all the benefits of the original Mynx.

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The Arstasis One Access Device, from Arstasis, is the first commercially available alternative to the Seldinger Technique.

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