Feature | July 06, 2020

Most Popular Cardiology Technology Content in June 2020

This is the most popular cardiac technology news content from the past month according to reader pageview analytics

Three of the most popular cardiovascular technologies to make news in June 2020. Top is the Impella Expandable Cardiac Pump (ECP) that is about to enter U.S. feasibility trials.Bottom left, the Foldax heart valve uses a flexible man-made material for valve leaflets rather than animal pericardium tissue. The hope is this new type of surgical and transcatheter aortic valve replacements (TAVR) device will enhance longevity of the valve leaflets. Bottom right, the SMT Hydra TAVR valve is the first Indian-made s

Three of the most popular cardiovascular technologies to make the top news in June 2020. Top is the Impella Expandable Cardiac Pump (ECP) that is about to enter U.S. feasibility trials.Bottom left, the Foldax heart valve uses a flexible man-made material for valve leaflets rather than animal pericardium tissue. The hope is this new type of surgical and transcatheter aortic valve replacements (TAVR) device will enhance longevity of the valve leaflets. Bottom right, the SMT Hydra TAVR valve is the first Indian-made structural heart devices to gain European CE mark approval.

July 6, 2020 — Here is the list of the most popular content on the Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC) magazine website from the month of June 2020. This is based on the website’s 267,198 pageviews for the month. While COVID-19 topics still are among the popular topics on the list, there has been a noticable return to normal reader interest in new cardiovascular technologies.
 

1. Kawasaki-like Inflammatory Disease Affects Children With COVID-19

2. The Cardiovascular Impact of COVID-19

3. FDA Approves First-in-Human Trial of Impella ECP, World’s Smallest Heart Pump

4. New Technologies Take Cardiac CT to the Next Level

5. SMT Hydra TAVR System Receives European CE Mark Approval

6. Foldax Gets $20 Million to Finance Innovative Heart Valve Technology

7. ASE Guidelines for the Protection of Echocardiography Providers During the COVID-19 Outbreak

8. Impella RP Granted FDA Emergency Use Authorization for COVID-19 Patients With Right Heart Failure

9. FDA Revokes Emergency Use Authorization for Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19

10. First Implantation of Carmat Total Artificial Heart in Denmark 

11. Pulsed Field Ablation Successfully Treats Atrial Fibrillation

12. FDA Grants Breakthrough Device Designation for preCardia Catheter-based Heart Failure Treatment

13. New Heart Failure Devices and Drugs to Treat Heart Failure

14. WHO Database Shows Serious Health Impact of Hydroxychloroquine and Azithromycin Being Used to Treat COVID-19

15. New Guideline Outlines Use of Transesophageal Echo to Assist Surgical Decision-making 

16. Use of Ultrasound to Improve Vascular Access

17. VIDEO: Demonstration of Abiomed Impella ECP 9 French Transcatheter Ventricular Assist Device

18. FDA Clears Scoring Sheath That Fits Over Standard Angioplasty Balloons

19. VIDEO: Top New EP Technologies at Heart Rhythm Society 2020

20. New Data Confirms Majority of Americans Avoiding Treatment for Heart Attack and Stroke Due to COVID-19

21. Edwards Pascal Tricuspid Valve Transcatheter Repair System Approved in Europe

22. Biotronik Launches His-Bundle Pacing Tools

23. Heart Rhythm Society 2020 Late-Breaking Clinical Trials in Electrophysiology

24. Cardiac Imaging Best Practices During the COVID-19 Pandemic 

25. COVID-19 Genetic PCR Tests Give False Negative Results if Used Too Early
 

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