New Handheld Scanner to Give Instant Heart Disease Diagnosis
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | July 05, 2017

July 5, 2017 — With worldwide cardiovascular deaths at an all-time high, European scientists have developed a new...

Medtronic Reactive ATP Therapy Slows Progression of Atrial Fibrillation in Real-World Population
News | Atrial Fibrillation | July 03, 2017

July 3, 2017 — Medtronic recently announced that its Reactive ATP therapy slows the progression of...

German Workshop Highlights Possibilities of Perfusion MRI
News | Stroke | July 03, 2017

July 3, 2017 — When diagnosing strokes and heart diseases or looking at tumors, perfusion...

Novel Approach May Improve Valve Function in Some Patients

Image courtesy of Messas, et al. JACC Basic to Translational Medicine.

News | Heart Valve Technology | June 30, 2017

June 30, 2017 — Pulsed cavitation ultrasound can be used to remotely soften human degenerative calcified...

European Heart Rhythm Association Launches Cardiac Arrest First Responder App
News | Mobile Devices | June 30, 2017

June 30, 2017 — A novel smartphone application has been developed that can direct first responders to...

Pre-PCI Impella 2.5 Insertion Improves Survival in Left Main Coronary Artery Heart Attacks
News | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | June 30, 2017

June 30, 2017 — Abiomed Inc. announced the recent publication of a peer-reviewed retrospective study on...

Edwards Sapien 3 cleared by FDA to use for valve in valve mitral procedures

One of the top stories for the month was the Edwards Sapien 3 TAVR valve gaining FDA clearance for use in transcatheter valve-in-valve aortic and mitral procedures. 

Feature | June 30, 2017

June 30, 2017 — Here is the list of the most popular pieces of content on the Diagnostic and Interventional...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 29, 2017

Leyla Elif Sade, M.D., MESC, professor of cardiology at Başkent University, Ankara, Turkey, discusses use of echo...

Videos | Clinical Decision Support | June 29, 2017

Rami Doukky, M.D., system chair, Division of Cardiology, professor of medicine, Cook County Health and Hospitals...

FDA Grants Priority Review of Xarelto sNDA for 10 mg Dose
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | June 29, 2017

June 29, 2017 — Janssen Research & Development LLC announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Vital Images Highlights Vitrea Advanced Visualization Version 7 at SCCT 2017
News | Enterprise Imaging | June 29, 2017

June 29, 2017 — Vital Images is highlighting the benefits of its Vitrea solutions as it participates in the 12th...

Stroke History Higher in Asymptomatic Versus Symptomatic Atrial Fibrillation Patients
News | Stroke | June 28, 2017

June 28, 2017 — Newly diagnosed asymptomatic...

Ohio State Investigating High-Tech Vest for At-Home Heart Failure Management
News | Heart Failure | June 28, 2017

June 28, 2017 — Doctors at The Ohio State University Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital are testing a high-tech vest...

Philips Announces Relaunch of Pioneer Plus IVUS-Guided Catheter
News | Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) | June 28, 2017

June 28, 2017 — Royal Philips recently announced the relaunch of its Pioneer Plus...

Philips acquires purchases Spectranetics
Feature | Business | June 28, 2017

June 28, 2017 — Philips Healthcare...

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