ACC Issues New Guidance to Optimize Heart Failure Treatment
News | Heart Failure | December 22, 2017

December 22, 2017 — To help streamline treatment of patients with...

Enrollment Completed in U.S. IDE Trial for Manta Large Bore Vascular Closure Device
News | Vascular Closure Devices | December 22, 2017

December 22, 2017 — Essential Medical announced the completion of enrollment in the U.S. pivotal investigational...

Bay Labs Completes $5.5 Million Series A Financing for AI-Driven Ultrasound
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | December 21, 2017

December 21, 2017 — Bay Labs, a medical technology company applying...

CMS Announces Final Changes, Cancellations of Mandatory Bundled Payment Models
News | Business | December 21, 2017

December 21, 2017 — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) last week finalized the cancellation of...

Philips Announces New 3-D Printing Integration With 3D Systems and Stratasys
News | 3-D Printing | December 21, 2017

December 21, 2017 — Philips recently announced agreements with 3D Systems and Stratasys, two global leaders in the...

Research Team Receives €6.5 Million for EURO SHOCK Heart Attack Study
News | ECMO Systems | December 19, 2017

December 19, 2017 — A team of researchers at the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Leicester Biomedical...

ERT Acquires iCardiac Technologies
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | December 19, 2017

December 19, 2017 — ERT recently announced it has acquired iCardiac Technologies, a provider of centralized cardiac...

Catheter reprocessing can reduce costs in the cath and EP lab.
Feature | Business | December 19, 2017 | Lars Thording

As payers and other healthcare entities look to better manage costs, especially in the acute care setting, it is...

FDA Issues Final Guidance on Investigational Device Exemption Categorization
News | Business | December 19, 2017

December 19, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued a final guidance,...

The Boston Scientific Rhythmia Mapping System produces higher-density voltage maps without increasing overall procedure time.

The Boston Scientific Rhythmia Mapping System produces higher-density voltage maps without increasing overall procedure time. It was the first of a new generation of high-density mapping systems to be introduced.

Feature | Atrial Fibrillation | December 18, 2017 | Kenneth Stein, M.D. FACC FHRS

When I began practicing as an electrophysiologist in 1994, the dream of successfully using cardiac catheter ablation...

WVU Medicine has deployed ScImage’s PICOM365 Enterprise PACS cardiovascular information system.

WVU Medicine has deployed ScImage’s PICOM365 Enterprise PACS at the Heart and Vascular Institute for integration throughout the entire WVU Medicine infrastructure which is anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center and includes four community hospitals, three critical-access hospitals and a children’s hospital. 

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Cardiac PACS | December 15, 2017

West Virginia residents experience disproportionately high instances of cardiovascular disease in comparison to...

GE and NVIDIA Unveil Artificial Intelligence Upgrades to CT, Ultrasound and Analytics Solutions
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | December 14, 2017

December 14, 2017 — At the 2017 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Annual Meeting, GE Healthcare and...

Vasorum Launches Celt ACD Second-Generation Vascular Closure Device in the U.S.
Technology | Vascular Closure Devices | December 14, 2017

December 14, 2017 — Vasorum Ltd, the developer and manufacturer of the novel Celt ACD...

FDA Approves New Indication for NuMed CP Stent System
Technology | Stents Bare Metal | December 14, 2017

December 14, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced clearance for NuMed’s Cheatham Platinum (...

Siemens Healthineers Strengthens CT Portfolio With Four New Systems at RSNA 2017

The Somatom Force with the new FAST 3D Camera

Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 14, 2017

December 14, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers introduced four new...

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