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epsilon imaging echoinsight cardiac ultrasound systems mri

Epsilon Imaging Inc., a visualization and analysis software provider, announced the launch of its newest...

Pie Medical Imaging B.V. (PMI) announced that they have signed an agreement with the Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) to begin a close collaboration. Under this agreement, the CRF Clinical...

thrombectomy devices cath lab aspiration catheter medtronic export advance

Medtronic Inc. announced the U.S. launch of the Export Advance aspiration catheter, a U.S. Food and Drug Administration...

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Bard Peripheral Vascular has sent an urgent Class I medical device recall notification letter informing customers of the problems of the LifeStent Solo ...

Siemens, Artis Q.zen

There were three key trends in X-ray vascular imaging systems made evident from new products showcased at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting in late 2012. These...

Amplatzer, St. Jude Medical, ASD closure

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning this week about safety issues encountered with the St. Jude Amplatzer Atrial Septal Occluder (ASO), a transcatheter device used to seal...

M*Modal, a provider of clinical documentation services and Speech Understanding solutions, announced a medical...

Dome S3c LED, Dome, S3c, S3c LED

Deployable throughout the hospital enterprise, the new Dome S3c LED is an all-in-one 3 MP diagnostic display, featuring LED backlight technology for pristine color and grayscale imaging.

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Covidien released positive final results from its Durability II study and promising preliminary data from its Definitive AR trial at the Vascular Interventional Advances (VIVA) 2013 conference in...

TherOx Inc., a medical device company focused on the treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI), announced that data will be presented on its Supersaturated Oxygen (SSO2) Therapy at the...

ultrasound systems rsna 2013 contextvision us plusview DSP

ContextVision released another ultrasound product for the mid-end ultrasound segment; a new version of...

clinical decision support software information technology IBM watson EMR

International Business Machine (IBM) Research unveiled two new Watson-related cognitive technologies...

boston scientific stents peripheral clinical trial study innova des drug-eluting

Launching a clinical trial expected to serve as the foundation for global regulatory approvals, a physician in...

EP lab crt icd boston scientific europace

An independent study from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, published online this week in EP EuroPace, showed significant differences in battery longevity...

renal denervation, Symplicity

Since its debut in 2010, the renal denervation market has generated enthusiasm across the medical device...

digisonics appropriate use criteria cardiac pacs accessories rsna 2013 cvis

Digisonics Inc. introduced functionality for appropriate use criteria (AUC) calculations. Digisonics recognizes that reimbursement audits will be tied to appropriate use scores in the future,...

nanostim pacemaker, SJM

St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the completion of its acquisition of Nanostim Inc., developer of a miniaturized, leadless pacemaker, and that the device received CE mark clearance in Europe....

cath lab cardiovascular surgery clinical trial/study scai heart attack

The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) assembled  a panel that has proposed new criteria for identifying patients who experience a heart attack after coronary...

Sotera Wireless Inc FDA Clearance cNIBP Mobile Technology

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Sotera Wireless Inc.’s patented continuous non-invasive blood pressure (cNIBP) technology, a new feature of the ViSi Mobile wireless patient...

OffRoad, CTO, OffRoad CTO Device, Boston Scientific

 The Boston Scientific OffRoad Re-Entry Catheter System demonstrated excellent performance in facilitating the treatment of complete blockages in the major arteries that supply blood to the...