Feature | November 04, 2016| Dave Fornell

Most Popular DAIC Content in October 2016

One of the most popular articles on October was a post-procedure MRI study of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) patients. It showed that showed 94 percent of patients have minor lesions in the brain due to procedural emboli. This has spurred additional interest in using embolic protection systems during TAVR procedures. 

November 4, 2016 — Here is the list of the top 20 most popular pieces of content on the Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC) magazine website from the month of October based on website analytics:  

1. 5 New Implantable Cardiovascular Technologies to Watch
 

2. Study Shows New Brain Lesions in 94 Percent of Patients Following TAVR
 

3. St. Jude Medical Recalls ICDs and CRT-D Due to Premature Battery Depletion
 

4. Improving Efficiencies With a Radial Access Sleeve Drape
 

5. St. Jude Medical, Abbott to Sell Portion of Vascular Closure, EP Businesses to Terumo
 

6. Study Shows Zip Skin Closure System Saves Time in the Cath Lab
 

7. Understanding the Design and Function of Guidewire Technology
 

8. Stents, Bypass Surgery Equally Safe and Effective for Many with Left Main Heart Disease
 

9. Updated ASE Guideline Simplifies Evaluation of Possible Heart Failure
 

10. Better Prognosis for Some PCI Patients When Operators Perform More Procedures
 

11. Requirements for Interventional Echocardiographers
 

12. First Bioresorbable Heart Valves Implanted to Enable Cardiovascular Restoration
 

13. What You Need to Know to Prepare for TCT 2016
 

14. FDA Changes Rules For Custom Medical Device Exemptions
 

15. Vascular Solutions Issues Recall of Twin-Pass Dual Access Catheters
 

16. 5 Technologies to Reduce Cath Lab Radiation Exposure
 

17. University Hospital Zurich Heart Team First to Perform Tricuspid Valve Repair with Cardioband
 

18. Late-Breaking Endovascular Clinical Trial Results Announced At VIVA 16
 

19. New Smartphone App Detects Heart Attacks
 

20. Robotics May Aid Implantation of Bioresorbable Stents
 

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