Medtronic, CoreValve Evolut R system, FDA expanded indication trial
News | Heart Valve Technology | February 23, 2016

February 23, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved an expanded indication trial for low-risk...

cardiac arrest, survival rates, high-rise buildings, Canada, AEDs
News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | February 22, 2016

February 22, 2016 — A new study found that survival rates from...

TherOx, IC-HOT study, supersaturated oxygen, SSO2 therapy, acute myocardial infarction, AMI
News | Cath Lab | February 22, 2016

February 22, 2016 — TherOx Inc. announced the first patient has been enrolled in an Investigational Device Exemption...

Intact Vascular, Tack Endovascular System

The Intact Vascular Tack Endovascular System is designed to spot stent dissections with a short, self-expanding 6 mm long stent that can expand to vessel diameters between 2.5-6 mm, so exact sizing is not needed.

Feature | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | February 22, 2016 | Dave Fornell

It is estimated that more than 10 million people in the United States are affected by...

statins, sleep apnea, heart disease risk, CUMC study, Science Translational Medicine
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | February 22, 2016

February 22, 2016 — A new study conducted at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) has revealed some of the...

stroke risk, cardiovascular surgery vs stenting, CREST trial, UAB, NEJM
News | Stroke | February 22, 2016

February 22, 2016 — Investigators for the Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy versus Stenting Trial (CREST)...

Mercy St. Vincent, northwest Ohio, mobile stroke unit, Ceretom CT scanner
News | Stroke | February 22, 2016

February 22, 2016 — Samsung NeuroLogica and Mercy Life Flight Network announce the debut of the mobile stroke unit (...

ITN, Imaging Technology News, Neal Awards finalist, best commentary blog, Greg Freiherr
News | Business | February 22, 2016

February 22, 2016 — The Software & Information Industry Association (formerly ABM, the Association of Business...

Doctablet, patient education, video platform

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Technology | Patient Engagement | February 19, 2016

February 19, 2016 — Doctablet is an...

Technology | Guidewires | February 19, 2016

February 19, 2016 — Nipro North America announced the launch of the AquaLiner II second-generation 0.035-inch,...

Direct Flow Medical, transcatheter mitral valve, preclinical case
News | Heart Valve Technology | February 18, 2016

February 18, 2016 — Direct Flow Medical Inc. announced its...

AtriCure, AtriClip, ATLAS study, first patient enrolled, POAF, post-operative atrial fibrillation
News | Structural Heart | February 18, 2016

February 18, 2016 — AtriCure Inc. announced that the first patient was enrolled and treated at PinnacleHealth...

Laerdal Medical, SonoSim, Laerdal-SonoSim Ultrasound Solution, education and training simulator

The Laerdal-SonoSim Ultrasound Solution for SimMan3G and SimMom brings ultrasound training to life with computerized mannequins that can breathe, blink, and bleed just like humans, bridging classroom learning and real-life clinical experience without putting actual patients at risk.

Technology | Simulators | February 17, 2016

February 17, 2016 — Laerdal Medical, provider of...

CMS, clinical quality measures, AHIP, release
News | Business | February 17, 2016

February 17, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and America’s Health Insurance Plans (...

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