Texas Heart Institute, ischemic heart failure, adult stem cell therapy, CONCERT-HF clinical trial
News | Stem Cell Therapies | February 03, 2017

February 3, 2017 — Physicians and researchers at Texas Heart Institute are recruiting patients who suffer from heart...

Lantheus Medical Imaging, Definity, FDA approval, label update, echocardiography, cardiac shunt contraindication
Technology | Contrast Media | February 02, 2017

February 2, 2017 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of a...

Abbott, St. Jude Medical, FDA approval, MR-conditional labeling, Assurity pacemaker, Tendril pacing lead
Technology | February 02, 2017

February 2, 2017 — Abbott announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for magnetic resonance (MR)-...

Ohio State, Wexner Medical Center, keeping human hearts alive, track abnormal beats, reanimate, Vadim Fedorov

Part of a donated human heart is reanimated and recorded with four high-definition optic cameras in a laboratory at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Researchers keep the heart tissue alive to look for the causes of irregular heartbeats in cases of persistent atrial fibrillation. Image courtesy of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.

News | EP Lab | February 01, 2017

February 1, 2017 — Researchers have developed a technique that allows them to revive parts of human hearts in the...

big data, GBI Research, 2021, healthcare companies, Arshad Ahad

Big data showing a CDC versus Twitter study of cardiovascular disease predictions from an American College of Cardiology (ACC) slide.

News | Analytics Software | February 01, 2017

February 1, 2017 — As the useful applications of...

Amplatzer PFO Occluder, St. Jude Medical, Baylor Heart and Vascular Services, Fort Worth, Texas, first patients
News | Structural Heart Occluders | February 01, 2017

February 1, 2017 — Baylor Heart and Vascular Services at Fort Worth in November became the first program in Texas to...

Videos | EP Mapping and Imaging Systems | February 01, 2017

The FDA approved the Medtronic CardioInsight electro-anatomical mapping system in early 2017. It uses an ECG lead...

medtronic cardioinsight electromapping system, electoanatomical mapping, noninvasive ep mapping

A screen shot of the waveforms and the the 3-D electo-mapping models created using the noninvasive CardioInsight system.

Technology | EP Mapping and Imaging Systems | February 01, 2017

February 1, 2017 — Medtronic received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the CardioInsight...

women, heart screening age, Orlando Health survey
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | January 31, 2017

January 31, 2017 — A new national survey by Orlando Health found that most...

Heart Test Laboratories, HTL, MyoVista ECG, common stock offering
News | ECG | January 31, 2017

January 31, 2017 — Heart Test Laboratories Inc. (HTL) has successfully raised $12 million by way of a Common Stock...

Jaheim Whigham, Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Syncardia 50cc Total Artificial Heart, youngest patient

At 11 years old, Jaheim Whigham (center) is the youngest and smallest patient to receive the 50cc SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart. (Photo: Jan Terry, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago)

News | Congenital Heart | January 31, 2017

January 31, 2017 — To save the life of an 11-year-old boy, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago...

HeartWell LLP, Cigna, coronary artery disease, chronic episodes-of-care arrangement, cardiology
News | Business | January 31, 2017

January 31, 2017 — Cigna and HeartWell LLP have launched a program to improve...

Gore, Viabahn VBX Balloon Expandable Endoprosthesis, stent graft, iliac artery, FDA approval
Technology | Stent Grafts | January 31, 2017

January 31, 2017 — W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) announced that the Gore Viabahn VBX Balloon Expandable...

ACC, american college of cardiology, impact of Trump travel ban
News | January 31, 2017 | Dave Fornell

January 31, 2017 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC) issued a statement against President Donald Trump’s...

Halo One Thin-Walled Guiding Sheath

The Halo One Thin-Walled Guiding Sheath.

News | Vascular Access | January 31, 2017

January 31, 2017 — Bard Peripheral Vascular Inc. is recalling the Halo One Thin-Walled Guiding Sheath because the...

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