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...

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...

MobiusHD Device Shows Promise in Treatment of Resistant Hypertension
News | Hypertension | August 30, 2017

August 30, 2017 — Vascular Dynamics Inc. announced interim results of the company’s...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | August 30, 2017

Azeem Latib, M.D., MBBCh, FCP, interventional cardiologist at Columbus Hospital in Milan, Italy, discusses the...

ARTMS Products Inc. and GE Healthcare Team Up to Expand Cyclotron-Produced Radioisotopes
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | August 30, 2017

August 30, 2017 — ARTMS Products Inc. signed a strategic partnership with GE Healthcare around ARTMS’ proprietary...

Abbott Receives FDA Approval for HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist System
Technology | Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) | August 29, 2017

August 29, 2017 — Abbott announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its Full...

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