PTS Diagnostics, FDA 510k clearance, extended HDL range, lipid panel test strips
News | Blood Testing | April 05, 2017

April 5, 2017 — PTS Diagnostics announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared an expanded...

GE Healthcare, HealthTrust, supply agreement, nuclear imaging, radiopharmaceuticals
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | April 05, 2017

April 5, 2017 — GE Healthcare has signed an agreement with HealthTrust, a group purchasing organization...

SCAI, MEDCAC panel, health outcomes, heart failure, treatment technologies
News | Heart Failure | April 04, 2017

April 4, 2017 — This week the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) convened a panel of the Medicare...

pediatric cardiomyopathy, management, clinical outcomes, NIH study, Circulation Heart Failure, Children's Hospital of Michigan
News | Congenital Heart | April 04, 2017

April 4, 2017 — A multi-center study done in the United States and Canada may have global applicability for families...

Cardiovascular Systems Inc., CSI, ECLIPSE clinical trial, Diamondback 360 Coronary Orbital Atherectomy System, first subject enrolled
News | Atherectomy Devices | April 04, 2017

April 4, 2017 — Cardiovascular Systems Inc., in partnership with the Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF),...

ASE, EACVI, focused update document, aortic stenosis, AS, echocardiography, new classification scheme
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 03, 2017

April 3, 2017 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) and the European Association of Cardiovascular...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria, update, new topics, medical imaging, AUC, American College of Radiology
News | Clinical Decision Support | April 03, 2017

April 3, 2017 — The newest release of...

EBBINGHAUS study, evolocumab, repatha, statin therapy, cognitive issues, ACC.17 study
News | Pharmaceuticals | April 03, 2017

April 3, 2017 — There is no evidence that adding a new...

STEMI, cardiac arrest, cardiogenic shock, ACC.17 study, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, MHIF
News | Cath Lab | April 03, 2017

April 3, 2017 — The influence of cardiac arrest and cardiogenic shock on outcomes of patients with...

Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit Cardiogenic Shock Initiative, Impella pump, ACC.17 clinical study
News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | April 03, 2017

April 3, 2017 — Hospitals can dramatically increase heart attack survival rates in patients suffering cardiogenic...

RenalGuard Therapy, ACC.17, meta-analysis, contrast-induced acute kidney injury, CI-AKI
News | Cath Lab | April 03, 2017

April 3, 2017 — A new meta-analysis further supports the ability of RenalGuard Therapy to significantly reduce the...

Videos | ACC | April 03, 2017

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the interesting new technologies from the vendor booths on the expo...

tryton side branch stent, dedicated coronary side branch stent

The FDA approval of the Tryton Side Branch Stent was the biggest technology news from March. It is deployed in the side branch artery using a standard single wire balloon-expandable stent delivery system. A conventional drug eluting stent is then placed in the main vessel.

Feature | April 03, 2017 | Dave Fornell

April 3, 2017 — Here is the list of the top 25 most popular pieces of content on the Diagnostic and Interventional...

Northwestern Memorial Hospital, MR-PET scanner, first in Illinois, Siemens Biograph mMR
News | PET-MRI | March 31, 2017

March 31, 2017 — Northwestern Memorial Hospital is now home to the Chicago area's first combined magnetic resonance...

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