Technology

The Simulus Semirigid Annuloplasty Band, a product of ATS Medical Inc., represents the latest addition to the expanding portfolio of valve repair products.

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Edwards' portfolio of PORT ACCESS products for minimally invasive mitral valve repair and replacement includes the proprietary EndoCPB system, including the balloon EndoClamp, vent and coronary sinus ...

Edwards Lifesciences' Carpentier-Edwards PERIMOUNT Magna Ease aortic valve is designed for easier surgical implantation in the heart....

St. Jude Medical's Attune Flexible Adjustable Annuloplasty Ring for the repair of diseased heart valves is a flexible ring designed to support a repair of the heart’s mitral valve....

The FDA expanded the labeling for the Somanetics Corp....

AtriCure Inc.’s new disposable cryoablation system, Cryo1, has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA for the cryosurgical treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.
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REPEL-CV is a bioresorbable adhesion barrier film based on SyntheMed’s proprietary polymer technology....

MAQUET Cardiovascular launched HEARTSTRING III Proximal Seal System for coronary artery bypass surgery procedures, a proximal seal technology that allows surgeons to perform coronary artery bypass gra...

InfoLogix Inc. will launch the SurgiChip, a real-time wireless solution designed to address leading causes of surgical identity and procedure mistakes in hospitals, at HIMSS 2008.

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RES-Q Healthcare Systems demonstrated its Patient Waiting Room View at AONE 2008....

The FDA has granted ATS Medical Inc. approval to begin marketing additional sizes of its line of ATS Open Pivot Mechanical Heart Valves, as the company expands its valve product offerings in the U.S....

ATS Medical Inc., manufacturer and marketer of state-of-the-art cardiac surgery products and services, received FDA clearance for the ATS Simulus Semi-Rigid Annuloplasty Ring designed for mitral valve...

The FDA gave Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE) approval for the AbioCor Implantable Replacement Heart (AbioCor)....