Blog | March 16, 2016

While there are constant advances in cardiac technologies, it is rare when one of these new ideas may rapidly...

Abbott, Absorb bioresorbable stent, BVS, FDA advisory panel approval
Feature | Stents Bioresorbable | March 15, 2016 | Dave Fornell

March 15, 2016 — An independent panel of experts convened by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted 9 to...

health monitoring device adoption, Juniper Research, 2020, data analytics
News | Wearable Sensors | March 15, 2016

March 15, 2016 — A new study from Juniper Research has estimated that the adoption of...

coronary artery calcium, dementia risk, patients over 80, JACC
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | March 15, 2016

March 15, 2016 — People who reach their 80s without cardiovascular disease are more likely to suffer from the...

Technology | Telecardiology | March 14, 2016

March 14, 2016 — Dictum Health Inc. unveiled its Virtual Exam Room (VER), the centerpiece of its cloud-based,...

CMS, ONC HIT, Medicaid, IT connectivity initiative, HIMSS 2016
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016

March 14, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator for...

Biotronik, BioMonitor 2, AF remote monitoring, atrial fibrillation, U.K. and Ireland
News | Remote Monitoring | March 14, 2016

March 14, 2016 — Biotronik announced that its BioMonitor 2 heart monitor is now available for patients in the United...

HIMSS, 27th Annual Leadership Survey, clinical health IT executives
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016

March 14, 2016 — As the healthcare industry evolves from a volume- to a value-based payment system, clinical...

2016 HIMSS Connected Health Survey, information technology, connectivity
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016

March 14, 2016 — The 2016 HIMSS Connected Health Survey paints an optimistic picture surrounding the emerging trend...

Siemens, FDA approval, Cios mobile C-arms, Connect, Fusion, Select

Cios Fusion image courtesy of Siemens Healthcare

Technology | Mobile C-Arms | March 14, 2016

March 14, 2016 — Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared three brand-...

Biotronik, Magnesium Elektron, bioresorbable magnesium coronary scaffold, partner

Specially designed extrusion equipment at Magnesium Elektron’s purpose-built facility in England produces wire made from SynerMag bioresorbable magnesium alloy. Photo courtesy of Business Wire.

News | Stents Bioresorbable | March 11, 2016

March 11, 2016 — Magnesium Elektron, developer, manufacturer and supplier of high-performance magnesium alloys,...

Teleflex, Arrow IAB catheter, intra-aortic balloon pump, worldwide recall
News | Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps (IABP) | March 11, 2016

March 11, 2016 — Teleflex Inc. announced the worldwide recall of Arrow International...

Technology | Ablation Systems | March 11, 2016

March 11, 2016 — Boston Scientific has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Blazer Open...

Videos | Cardiac PACS | March 11, 2016

Examples of technologies on the market and a discussion of what to look for in PACS and CVIS workflow efficiencies...

Technavio market report, global medical imaging market, refurbished systems
News | March 10, 2016

March 10, 2016 — According to the latest research study released by Technavio, the global medical imaging market is...

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