Technology

The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has launched a Guideline Clinical App to serve as the mobile home for all ACC/American Heart Association (AHA) guideline content and related tools.

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Healthline's HealthData Engine harnesses structured and unstructured data to improve outcomes and reduce costs....

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...

CardioMEMS Heart Failure System FDA Approval

The CardioMEMS Heart Failure System is the firstU.S....

Boston Scientific Corp. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its latest generation of defibrillators and heart failure devices in April 2014....

Medtronic offers an expanded indication for biventricular (BiV) pacing with Medtronic cardiac resynchronization therapy-pacemakers and -defibrillators (CRT-P and CRT-D)....

Jarvik Heart Inc., a privately held company that develops and manufactures cardiac assist devices, received U.S....

Health Diagnostic Laboratory Inc. (HDL) offers ST2 testing services based on Critical Diagnostics' Presage ST2 Assay. The Presage ST2 Assay was recently cleared by the U.S....

Tilda, Vigila and Celerity leads offer a complete package for physicians to better manage their patients’ individualized needs....

January 25, 2012 — CJPS Medical Systems announced that VitalPoint, its remote patient monitor, can be used with Microsoft Windows-based tablet PCs....

Clinical analytics company Humedica offers a predictive analytic model that identifies patients at high-risk for a congestive heart failure (CHF) hospitalization.  Designed to enable providers...

Newborns, toddlers and teens who suffer from heart failure and need heart transplantation to survive just got a life-saving pediatric heart pump that buys time and allows them to grow stronger as t...

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...

A galectin-3 test helps assess the prognosis of patients with chronic heart failure. It is offered by Health Diagnostic Laboratory (HDL), using the BG Medicine Galectin-3 Test.

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Eplerenone (Inspra) is a steroid nucleus-based mineralcorticoid receptor (MR) antagonist with a higher degree of selectivity than spironolactone....

To help support proactive patient care for those at risk for worsening heart failure, Medtronic introduced the CareLink Network for Heart Failure....