National Human Genome Research Institute, NHGRI, diagnostic atlas, malformations, populations

Image courtesy of the National Human Genome Research Institute

News | Cardiac Imaging | May 02, 2016

May 2, 2016 — Researchers with the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), part of the National Institutes...

radiation dose in the cath lab
News | Radiation Dose Management | May 02, 2016

May 2, 2016 — Starting at the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) 2016 annual meeting...

MR angiography, MRA, Bayer, Gadavist, gadobutrol injection, FDA approval, supra-aortic arteries
Technology | Contrast Media | April 29, 2016

April 29, 2016 — Bayer announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved...

AtriCure, AtriClip PRO2 LAA Exclusion System, left atrial appendage, FDA clearance
Technology | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | April 29, 2016

April 29, 2016 — AtriCure Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the AtriClip...

microtubules, heartbeat mechanics, Perelman School of Medicine study

Microtubules in a cardiomyocyte at rest (top) and when compressed. Image courtesy of the lab of Ben Prosser, Ph.D., Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

News | EP Lab | April 29, 2016

April 29, 2016 — Using new high-resolution microscopy, researchers have found that molecular struts called...

Konica Minolta, Sonimage HS1, version 3.0, compact ultrasound
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | April 28, 2016

April 28, 2016 — Konica Minolta introduced the latest version of the Sonimage HS1 compact...

Boston Scientific, FDA, ImageReady MR-Conditional Pacing System
Technology | EP Lab | April 28, 2016

April 28, 2016 — Boston Scientific has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for a suite of...

breast cancer, herceptin chemotherapy drug, heart damage, monitoring, Journal of Clinical Oncology study
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | April 28, 2016

April 28, 2016 — Breast cancer patients undergoing treatment with trastuzumab-containing regimens should be...

Feature | Business | April 28, 2016 | Dave Fornell

 

April 28, 2016 — Abbott and St. Jude Medical Inc. announced a definitive agreement for Abbott to acquire St...

HHS, Health and Human Services, proposed rule, MACRA, physician quality payment
News | Business | April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 — The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a proposal to align and modernize how...

News | Clinical Decision Support | April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 — Imaging Advantage LLC, platform provider of cloud-based radiology service, announced the launch of...

Technology | Stents Peripheral | April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 — Veniti Inc. announced the first successful treatment with the Vici Verto Venous Stent System of a...

Mitralign Percutaneous Annuloplasty System, MPAS, CE Mark approval
News | Annuloplasty Rings | April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 — Mitralign Inc. announced its Mitralign Percutaneous Annuloplasty System (MPAS) has received CE mark...

coronary CT angiography, CCTA, SCOT-HEART trial substudy, SCCT
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 26, 2016

April 26, 2016 — The results of a secondary analysis of the SCOT-HEART trial show that...

sleep patterns, metabolic syndrome, risk factors, ACC study
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | April 26, 2016

April 26, 2016 — Taking long naps or being excessively tired during the day is associated with a higher risk for...

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