Toshiba Medical Systems Changes Name to Canon Medical Systems Corp.
News | Business | January 08, 2018

January 8, 2018 — Canon Inc. and Canon Medical Systems Corp. announced the official...

Videos | Cath Lab | January 04, 2018

Bernadette Speiser, BSN, MSN, CCRN, RCIS, a cardiac cath/EP nurse at Palo Alto Veterans Hospital, Palo Alto, Calif...

FDA Initiates Class I Recall of Sterilmed Reprocessed Agilis Steerable Introducer Sheath
News | Cath Lab | January 04, 2018

January 4, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced a Class I recall of Sterilmed’s Agilis...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | January 04, 2018

Adam Greenbaum, M.D., co-director, Center for Structural Heart Disease, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, explains how...

Abbott Announces MR-Conditional Labeling for Quadra Assura CRT-D and Fortify Assura ICD
Technology | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | January 03, 2018

January 3, 2018 — Abbott announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for magnetic resonance (MR)-...

FDA Announces Final Guidance and Webinar for Technical Considerations for 3-D-Printed Medical Devices
News | 3-D Printing | January 03, 2018

January 3, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued the final version of the guidance,...

New International Report Provides Comprehensive Guide to Imaging in Chagas Heart Disease
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | January 03, 2018

January 3, 2018 — Chagas disease (ChD), an infectious parasitic disease transmitted primarily by triatomine insects...

Florida Law Firm Sues Cordis, Blames Death on IVC Filter
News | Vena Cava Filters | January 02, 2018

January 2, 2018 — Osborne & Associates Law Firm, P.A., of Boca Raton, Fla., has filed suit in Palm Beach Circuit...

First-in-Man RenalGuard Studies Show Promise for Heart Failure Patients
News | Heart Failure | January 02, 2018

January 2, 2018 — RenalGuard Solutions Inc. reported positive results from a first-in-man feasibility study focusing...

Heart Rhythm Society Partners With WebMD Education to Increase Atrial Fibrillation Awareness
News | Atrial Fibrillation | January 02, 2018

January 2, 2018 — The Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), in partnership with WebMD Education, announced in December the...

News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | December 29, 2017

December 29, 2017 — iVascular announced the release of the new Oceanus 14 Pro percutaneous transluminal angioplasty...

Videos | Cardiac Imaging | December 29, 2017

ITN and DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most interesting new medical imaging technologies on...

Vivasure Enrolls First Patient in Frontier IV Clinical Trial
News | Vascular Closure Devices | December 29, 2017

December 29, 2017 — Vivasure Medical announced in October the successful enrollment of the first patient in the...

The latest cardiovascular technology, hottest cardiac technologies of 2017. These videos include the hottest cardiology technology advances of 2017.
Blog | December 29, 2017

There have been many innovative new technologies highlighted at the medical conferences I attended in 2017. Each...

Biosense Webster multi-electrode ablation balloon.

Trials about the use of multi-electrode ablation balloons to more efficiently treat atrial fibrillation were among the top stories in 2017.

Feature | December 28, 2017 | Dave Fornell

The Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC) website had another record year with 1.4 million page views in...

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