Technology

Pie Medical Imaging, CAAS A-Valve, qRA, angiography, heart valve repair

The CAAS A-Valve from Pie Medical Imaging BV is the first 510(k)-cleared image analysis technology to determine aortic regurgitation based on X-ray angiography....

Balloon catheters, Heart Valve repair, Cath Lab, Hybrid OR

January 28, 2015 — Maquet Medical Systems USA announced an agreement to serve as the exclusive U.S. distributor of InterValve Inc.'s V8 Aortic Valvuloplasty Balloon Catheter....

Melody valve, FDA approval, PMA, pulonary valve

Medtronic’s Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve (TPV) and its Ensemble Transcatheter Valve Delivery System are indicated for patients born with congenita...

Sorin Group, Memo 3-D ReChord, annuloplasty ring, mitral valve repair

The Memo 3-D ReChord is a semi-rigid annuloplasty ring for mitral valve repair from the Sorin Group.

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The Freedom Solo and Solo Smart stentless heart valves from Sorin Group Canada Inc. are designed to replace a diseased, damaged or malfunctioning aortic heart valve.

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Philips Healthcare received 510(k) clearance from the U.S....

Sorin Group Solo Smart Heart Valve Repair

The Solo Smart Aortic Pericardial Heart Valve from Sorin Group is the first valve with a removable stent to be approved in the U.S. market....

Sapien XT, FDA

The Edwards Sapien XT transcatheter aortic heart valve is indicated for the treatment of high-risk and inoperable patients suffering from severe symptomatic aortic ...

Esaote Pie Medical Imaging 3mensio Structural Heart Software Cardiac Ultrasound

Esaote North America and Pie Medical Imaging provide 3mensio Structural Heart software for cardio...

Medtronic’s self-expanding transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) CoreValve System is the first self-expandin...

cath lab guidewires heart valve repair medivalve acwire guidewire

MediValve Ltd.'s acWire Guidewire received Pre-Marketing Notification Application (510(k)) from the U.S....

MitraClip, Abbott, transcatheter mitral valve repair, FDA approval

The MitraClip is the first minimally invasive, transcatheter device to repair mitral regurgitation (MR)....

Simbionix ANGIO Mentor Structural Heart Simulator Models

The Simbionix Angio Mentor is a virtual reality-training simulator, providing hands-on practice in a simulated environment for endovascular procedures....

 V8 Aortic Valvuloplasty Balloon Catheter InterValve

The new V8 Aortic Valvuloplasty Balloon Catheter is designed to be used in stand-alone balloon aortic valvuloplasty (BAV), and pre-dilation during transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) proc...

Edwards Lifesciences received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat high-risk aortic stenosis patients with the Edwards Sapien transcatheter aortic heart valve...

Medtronic Inc. CoreValve Evolut Heart Valve Repair

The Medtronic CoreValve Evolut 23 mm valve is the latest self-expanding transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) system from Medtronic Inc....

Cardiosolutions Inc.'s Dexterity Steerable Introducer, a next-generation structural heart access introducer and delivery conduit, received 510(k) clearance from the U.S....

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

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

November 2, 2011 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today approved the first transcatheter aortic heart valve in the United States - the Sapien THV....

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 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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New sizes of the SoloPath TransFemoral Endovascular Access Catheter provide the potential to treat a larger patient population with percutaneous stent grafts and heart valves.

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The Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve is the first transcatheter valve cleared by the FDA. The device received market clearance in January 2009 under a humanitarian device exemption (HDE).

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A new simulator provides physicians with an opportunity to practice transcatheter heart valve implantation using a new module for the ANGIO Mentor simulator – the Percutaneous Aortic Valve Replacement...