Technology

December 8, 2009 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave 510(k) clearance last week for Spectranetics’ new VisiSheath Dilator Sheath for pacing and defibrillator lead removal....

In an effort to lower clinician radiation exposure in the cath lab, Philips Healthcare offers the DoseAware system, which displays the real-time dose each clinician receives and alerts them when they ...

The CARTO 3 Navigation System is a three-dimensional imaging system that allows electrophysiologists to quickly and accurately visualize cardiac anatomy....

Defibtech new ReviveR View automated external defibrillator (AED), introduced in October 2009, features a full-color LCD display and is the first AED to use digital video to show how to save a life of...

Biosense Webster's CARTO 3 System is an advanced 3D imaging technology for use by electrophysiologists in treating cardiac arrhythmias....

Hansen Medical's next generation Sensei X Robotic Catheter System provides physicians with improved electrophysiology (EP) procedural planning and workflow, and enhancements in catheter control within...

St. Jude Medical's EnSite Velocity Cardiac Mapping System, which is designed to help physicians more efficiently diagnose and guide therapy to treat abnormal heart rhythms....

The LifeVest wearable defibrillator is worn by patients at risk for sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), providing protection during their changing condition and while permanent SCA risk has not been establis...

Cardiva Medical Inc. offers the Cardiva Catalyst III, which the company says is the first drug-coated vascular closure device for the intervention cardiology market....

Sanofi-aventis offers Multaq (dronedarone) 400 mg tablets for use in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) or atrial flutter (AFL).

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Developed and manufactured by Jolife AB and distributed exclusively in the U.S....

Placed just under the skin of the chest area in a short outpatient procedure, Medtronic's Reveal XT Insertable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) device provides up to three years of continuous heart rhythm monito...

OptiVol Fluid Status Monitoring is found on Medtronic’s latest wireless defibrillators (Consulta and Concerto CRT-Ds, Secura and Virtuoso implantable cardioverter-defibrillators, or ICDs), and has bee...

WaveMark CIMS, a clinical inventory management solution from WaveMark Inc., can manage a hospital's high value, specialty inventory....

AccessClosure's Mynx M5 can be delivered directly through a small 5 Fr. cardiovascular sheath without enlarging the arterial hole or traumatizing the surrounding tissue in the process.

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St. Jude Medical Inc. said the FDA approved its Cool Point Irrigation Pump, used in conjunction with St....

St. Jude Medical's SJ4 connector system reduces the number of connections between the the ICD device to enable a streamlined implant procedure.

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Biotronik's Lumax 540 series implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator (CRT-D) devices offer remote, wireless monitoring when combined with the...

Boston Scientific's Blazer Dx-20 is a bidirectional duodecapolar diagnostic catheter that offers bidirectional steering for easier access and advancement in the coronary sinus....

GE Healthcare offers three CardioLab electrophysiology (EP) recording systems that address a broad range of clinical demands and allow facilities to select the functionality and performance level that...