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heart valve repair clinical trial study abbott mitraclip TCT

Abbott announced clinically meaningful changes to quality of life, a reduction in rehospitalization for heart failure and functional improvements for patients treated with the company's first-in-...

tryton stent, bifurcation stenting

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

Promus Element, Boston Scientific, Promus Element stent, drug-eluting stent

In the first head-to-head randomized controlled trial of third-generation durable-polymer drug-eluting stents for the treatment of coronary artery disease in an all-comers patient population, the...

A new study showed that a conservative approach to revascularization for patients with intermediate coronary...

bard, DEB, drug eluting balloon

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

CT FFR, HeartFlow

Clinical trial results demonstrated that a noninvasive coronary computed tomography angiography (CTA)-based test accurately assesses coronary artery disease (CAD) with results closely...

therapeutic hypothermia temperature management cath lab clinical trial study

clinical trial shows that rapidly cooling patients who have suffered ST-elevation myocardial infarction (...

cath lab clinical trial study fraction flow reserve FFR

study supports the use of instantaneous wave-free ratio (iFR) to simplify assessment and determine the severity of coronary...

radial access

clinical trial conducted exclusively in women suggests that an initial strategy of using the ...

stents biforcation clinical trial study cath lab tryton tct side branch

Tryton Medical Inc., a developer of stents designed to treat bifurcation lesions, announced activities...

trial study hybrid or heart valve repiar tct 2013 st. jude portico

St. Jude Medical Inc. announced positive results for the 23 and 25mm Portico Transcatheter Aortic Heart Valves in the Portico Transfemoral CE mark trial (Portico TF CE Trial)....

renal denervation clinical trial study hypertension vessix boston scientific

Patients treated with the Boston Scientific Vessix Renal Denervation System experienced a significant and...

xience prime xpedition V antiplatelet stents eluting clinical trial study cath

Abbott announced it plans to initiate a randomized, controlled trial in the United States to evaluate the use...

medtronic corevalve cath lab hybrid or heart valve repair study TCT 2013

The CoreValve U.S. pivotal trial showed very positive results for the Medtronic CoreValve system, comparable or better than data from the Sapien Partner Trial.

balloon catheters stents clinical trial study orbusneich scoreflex journal

OrbusNeich announced the publication of a study demonstrating that lesion preparation with the company’s...

biotronik orsiro stents drug-eluting cinical trial bioflow

Biotronik Japan announced enrollment of the first patient in the Bioflow-IV study, which aims to verify the efficacy...