Biotronik Orsiro DES Shows Low Five-Year Event Rates
News | Stents Drug Eluting | November 03, 2017

November 3, 2017 — Biotronik's Orsiro...

Statins Attributed With 10-Year Cholesterol Drop for Malaysian Heart Attack Patients
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | November 03, 2017

November 3, 2017 — A ten-year decline in the blood cholesterol of heart attack patients in Malaysia suggests...

The Abbott/St. Jude Confirm RX implantable cardiac monitor (ICM) is the first ICM that is compatible with patients' smartphones to eliminate the need for a bedside base unit monitor to transfer data to physicians. Its FDA clearance was in October 2017.

The Abbott/St. Jude Confirm RX implantable cardiac monitor (ICM) is the first ICM that is compatible with patients' smartphones to eliminate the need for a bedside base unit monitor to transfer data to physicians. Its FDA clearance was the No. 1 most popular article on DAIC in October.

Feature | November 03, 2017 | Dave Fornell

November 3, 2017 — Here is the list of the most popular articles and videos on the Diagnostic and Interventional...

VitalConnect Raises $38 Million in Series C Equity Financing
News | Wearable Sensors | November 03, 2017

November 3, 2017 — VitalConnect Inc. announced the fourth and final Series C closing, bringing the total Series C...

Acist Medical Systems Announces Approval and Launch of Next-Generation FFR System
Technology | FFR Technologies | November 03, 2017

November 3, 2017 — Acist Medical Systems Inc., a Bracco Group Company, announced the global launch of its Acist RXi...

The Watchman LAA occluder PREVAIL Trial 5-year results were presented at the 2017 TCT meeting.
Feature | Atrial Fibrillation | November 02, 2017

November 2, 2017 – Five-year results from the PREVAIL Trial comparing left atrial appendage closure (LAAC) with the...

The B. Braun Sequent Please drug-eluting balloon.

An illustration of the Sequent Please drug-coated balloon.

Feature | Drug-Eluting Balloons | November 02, 2017

November 2, 2017 — The treatment of in-stent restenosis (ISR) remains challenging in clinical practice. The DARE (...

Study Examines Use of CrossBoss Catheter for Chronic Total Occlusion PCI
News | Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) | November 02, 2017

November 2, 2017 — Crossing the occlusion with a guidewire is often the most challenging part of...

Three-Month DAPT Non-Inferior for ACS Patients Treated With Combo Dual Therapy Stent

Image courtesy of OrbusNeich

News | Stents Drug Eluting | November 01, 2017

November 1, 2017 — OrbusNeich reported results from the REDUCE trial in the Late-Breaking Clinical Trial session at...

Double Kissing Crush Two-Stent Technique in Left Main Bifurcation Lesions Demonstrates Lower Target Lesion Failure Rates
News | Stents Bifurcation | November 01, 2017

November 1, 2017 — The double kissing (DK) crush two-stent technique was associated with a lower rate of target...

Analytics 4 Life Presents Clinical Data on Machine-Learned Cardiac Imaging Technology at TCT 2017
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | November 01, 2017

November 1, 2017 — Analytics 4 Life announced it will be presenting new clinical data on the company's ongoing...

ACR Chair Tells House Subcommittee to Fund Modern Low-Dose Medical Radiation Research
News | Radiation Dose Management | November 01, 2017

November 1, 2017 — James A. Brink, M.D., FACR, chair of the American College of Radiology (ACR) Board of Chancellors...

TAVR Cost-Effective Compared With SAVR in Intermediate-Risk Aortic Stenosis Patients
News | Heart Valve Technology | November 01, 2017

November 1, 2017 — Analysis of the PARTNER 2A trial and the SAPIEN-3 Intermediate Risk registry found...

Culprit Lesion-Only PCI Improves Outcomes for Cardiogenic Shock Patients Compared to Multivessel PCI
News | Cath Lab | November 01, 2017

November 1, 2017 — Results from the prospective, randomized, multicenter CULPRIT-SHOCK trial found an initial...

The Boston Scientific FilterWire EZ embolic protec filter system.

The Boston Scientific FilterWire EZ embolic protection system.

News | Embolic Protection Devices | October 31, 2017

October 31, 2017 — The VAMPIRE 3 study evaluated if the selective use of distal filter protection might decrease the...

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