Heart Failure Patients, Clinicians Have Differing Perceptions of Risk Level
News | Heart Failure | September 06, 2017

September 6, 2017 — Physicians identified a majority of patients with advanced...

Text Messaging Could Help Tackle High Blood Pressure in At-Risk Patients

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News | Hypertension | September 06, 2017

September 6, 2017 — A new National Institutes of Health-funded...

Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation Enrolls First Patient in TRILUMINATE Tricuspid Repair Trial
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 05, 2017

September 5, 2017 — Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation announced it has enrolled the first-in-the-world patient...

Israeli Hospital Completes First Implant of CORolla Heart Failure Device
News | Heart Failure | September 05, 2017

September 5, 2017 — Rambam Hospital in Haifa, Israel, recently became the first to use the CORolla device from...

Abbott Initiates U.S. Pivotal Study of Amplatzer Device for Patent Ductus Arteriosus
News | Congenital Heart | September 05, 2017

September 5, 2017 — Abbott announced it has initiated a U.S. pivotal clinical study evaluating the safety and...

EMANATE Trial Shows Apixaban Lowers stroke in AF Patients Undergoing Cardioversion.
News | Atrial Fibrillation | September 01, 2017

September 1, 2017 — Apixaban lowers the risk of stroke compared to warfarin in anticoagulation-naïve patients with...

CASTLE-AF Study shows Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation is First-Line Treatment for Heart Failure Patients. Biotronic Ilivia 7 ICD.

The CASTLE-AF Study shows catheter alation of AF can be used effectively to treat heart failure in patients with an implanted ICD.

News | Atrial Fibrillation | September 01, 2017

September 1, 2017 — Final results from the CASTLE-AF study show a 38 percent reduction in the composite of all-cause...

Biotronik's Orsiro Drug-Eluting Stent Outperforms Xience in BIOFLOW-V Trial
News | Stents Drug Eluting | September 01, 2017

September 1, 2017 — Biotronik recently announced data from the BIOFLOW-V randomized trial comparing Orsiro and...

Advances in FFR, FFR-CT, was the most popular cardiology story in August 2017.

The most popular article in August was about advances in fractional flow reserve (FFR) technologies. The image shows Philips' new version of its iFR system that displays hemodynamic pressure drop points in an overlay on live angiographic images, matching up the iFR readings with corresponding lesions.

Feature | September 01, 2017 | Dave Fornell

September 1, 2017 — Here is the list of the most popular articles and videos on the Diagnostic and Interventional...

GE’s blood speckle imaging (BSI) software shows the flow of blood cells’ trajectories. It is a form of blood vector flow imaging.

GE’s blood speckle imaging (BSI) software offers the ability to view a graphical representation of the blood cells’ trajectories.

News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | September 01, 2017

Cardiologists are constantly on the lookout for new methods to examine the heart using new imaging technology...

SPYRAL HTN-OFF MED Study Results Show Efficacy, Safety of Renal Denervation
News | Renal Denervation | August 31, 2017

August 31, 2017 — Medtronic plc announced its intent to move forward with a new...

GE Healthcxare Signa Pioneer MAGIC six contrasts in one scan software by SyntheticMR.

The MRI software enables several different contrasts to be obtained from one scan, shortening scan times.

Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 31, 2017

August 31, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted market clearance for SyntheticMR’s SyMRI....

World's First Successful 52-mm Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Implantation Completed in Italy
News | Heart Valve Technology | August 31, 2017

August 31, 2017 — NaviGate Cardiac Structures Inc. (NCSI) announced that its Gate catheter-guided...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | August 30, 2017

This video educational session, provided in partnership with the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE), is...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | August 30, 2017

This video educational session, provided in partnership with the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE), is...

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