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renal denervation clinical trial study hypertension cath medtronic symplicity

Medtronic Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE), allowing the company to initiate SYMPLICITY HTN-4, the first...

stents bioresorbable cath lab intravascular imaging clinical trial study abbott

The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) and the Uppsala Clinical Research Center (UCR) of Uppsala, Sweden announced the initiation of the Providing Regional Observations to Study Predictors...

Infraredx TVC Imaging System, Infraredx, TVC Imaging System

MedStar Heart Institute of Washington, D.C. and Infraredx, Inc. announced the initiation of the Lipid-Rich Plaque (LRP) Study, a prospective, multi-center study designed to evaluate the...

cath lab clinical trial study pharmaceuticals antiplatelet therapy arctic

Patients who do not experience a major cardiac event in the first year after receiving drug-eluting stent (DES) may not need to receive prolonged dual ...

According to a new study, aspirating blood clots does not significantly reduce microvascular obstruction or reduce the risk of death in patients with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI...

hybrid approach to treating coronary artery disease that involves a hybrid procedure combining a minimally...

tryton stent, bifurcation stenting

clinical trial designed to measure the effectiveness of using a dedicated side branch-covering bare metal...

bard, DEB, drug eluting balloon

The first clinical trial in the United States to study the use of drug-coated ...