Technology

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...

cormatrix, cardiovascular, cardiovascular repair

CorMatrix Cardiovascular announced that it has received U.S....

The TigerPaw System II is a mechanical occlusion device developed by LAAx Inc....

Terumo VirtuoSaph Plus Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting System

The VirtuoSaph Plus Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting System provides an endoscopic approach to vessel harvesting, and is used for coronary artery and peripheral artery bypass graft procedures.  Th...

The Solitaire Flow Restoration Device from Covidien is among a new generation of devices designed to remove blood clots from blocked brain arteries in patients experiencing an ischemic stroke....

Stryker Neurovascular’s Trevo Pro Retriever is indicated for the 

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....

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

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...

Steris and Toshiba America Medical Systems formed an alliance to offer advanced vascular, cardiovascular, pediatric and neurosurgical hybrid surgical suites to healthcare systems seeking the latest...

The Cardiosave intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) from Maquet Cardiovascular incorporates a large state-of-the-art touchscreen display and is smaller, lighter and quieter than any pump the company ha...

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

Maquet Cardiovascular's Sensation Plus 50 cc 8 French intra-aortic ballon (IAB) catheter incorporates fiber optic signal acquisition and provides 25 percent more blood volume displacement than stan...

Terumo Coronary Ostia Cannula
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Terumo Cardiovascular Systems Corp. issued a class I recall for its Coronary Ostia Cannula 10 (25 cm) long....
Maquet Datascope CS300 Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Maquet Datascope Corp....
June 6, 2011 – AngioDynamics has expanded its VenaCure EVLT System product offering with the global launch of the new VenaCure 1470nm laser to treat varicose veins with greater energy efficiency.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Maquet Cardiovascular 510(k) clearance to market its CardioRoot aortic graft in the United States....
Maquet Cardiovascular’s Cardiohelp system is a cardiac and/or respiratory assist device that can be used for up to six hours....

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....