Logicalis Healthcare Solutions, top five cybersecurity issues, CIOs, chief information officers, HIMSS17
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | February 10, 2017

February 10, 2017 — With the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society’s annual meeting (HIMSS17)...

 Intra-atrial shunt device (IASD) to lower left atrial pressure by creating a small left atrial to right atrial shunt.  Abraham said these devices are in early stage development with small studies to show proof of concept and demonstrate safety.

The Corvia Intra-atrial shunt device (IASD) lowers left atrial pressure by creating a small left atrial to right atrial shunt. Preliminary clinical studies have shown promise for these types of devices to improve HFpEF patient outcomes.

Feature | Heart Failure | February 10, 2017 | Dave Fornell

In the past few years there have been a number of device therapies developed to treat heart failure (HF). This is...

Rep. Tom Price, confirmed, Health and Human Services, HHS, new secretary
News | Business | February 10, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis

February 10, 2017 — Rep. Tom Price was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the new secretary of the Department of Health...

Vital Images, Vitrea VNA connect deployment, Olea Pulse, Modular Enterprise Imaging, HIMSS17, HIMSS 2017
Technology | Enterprise Imaging | February 09, 2017

February 9, 2017 — Vital Images Inc. will feature its Vitrea Modular Enterprise Imaging interoperability solutions...

Sir Peter Mansfield, early MRI trials, obituary, University of Nottingham

Sir Peter Mansfield during the original MRI trials. Image courtesy of the University of Nottingham.

Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | February 09, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis

February 9, 2017 — Sir Peter Mansfield, FRS, whose research aided the development of...

Videos | 3-D Printing | February 09, 2017

When a pediatric patient at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles needed a custom-build stent to repair his pulmonary...

Technology | February 09, 2017

February 9, 2017 — eHealth Technologies and HealtheConnections, a Syracuse-based regional health information...

Xarelto, rivaroxaban, COMPASS study, ends early,
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | February 09, 2017

February 9, 2017 — Janssen Research & Development LLC (Janssen) announced that the Phase 3 COMPASS trial is...

CAMC, Charleston Area Medical Center, congestive heart failure readmissions, SmarTigr patient engagement system, TeleHealth Services
News | Patient Engagement | February 09, 2017

February 9, 2017 — Charleston Area Medical Center (CAMC) has documented reduced readmissions for...

Medtronic, IDE approval, IN.PACT Admiral drug-coated balloon, DCB, end-stage renal disease
News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | February 08, 2017

February 8, 2017 — Medtronic plc announced receipt of an investigational device exemption (IDE) from the U.S. Food...

CSI, LIBERTY 360 Study, ISET 2017, six-month data, lower extremity PAD
News | Atherectomy Devices | February 08, 2017

February 8, 2017 — Cardiovascular Systems (CSI) presented six-month data from its LIBERTY 360° post-market study in...

UTSW, new cancer drug, heart failure, tissue repair
News | Heart Failure | February 07, 2017

February 7, 2017 — A new anticancer agent in development promotes regeneration of damaged heart muscle — an...

GE Healthcare, Rapiscan stress imaging agent, North America, Rapidscan Pharma Solutions Inc.
News | Pharmaceuticals | February 07, 2017

February 7, 2017 — GE Healthcare’s Life Sciences business announced in January that it acquired Rapidscan Pharma...

Innovaccer, MIPS Platform, reporting and performance optimization, Datashop
Technology | Business | February 07, 2017

February 7, 2017 — Healthcare analytics company Innovaccer Inc. announced the launch of its holistic MIPS Platform...

Penn Medicine, heart failure causes, YAP and TAZ proteins, Journal of Clinical Investigation study
News | Heart Failure | February 07, 2017

February 7, 2017 — Of the more than 700,000 Americans who suffer a heart attack each year, about a quarter go on to...

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