Fysicon Receives FDA Approval for QMAPP Hemodynamic Monitoring System
Technology | Hemodynamic Monitoring Systems | September 18, 2017

September 18, 2017 — Fysicon announced that it has been granted 510(k) clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug...

NIAID Scientists Illuminate Mechanism of Increased Cardiovascular Risks With HIV
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 14, 2017

September 14, 2017 — Scientists at the National Institutes of Health have expanded the understanding of how chronic...

Marijuana Associated With Three-Fold Risk of Death From Hypertension
News | Hypertension | September 14, 2017

September 14, 2017 — Marijuana use is associated with a three-fold risk of death from...

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 — Contracting shingles, a reactivation of the chickenpox virus, increases a person’s risk of...

Vascular screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm, peripheral artery disease and hypertension during the VIVA Study in Denmark

Vascular screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm, peripheral artery disease and hypertension during the VIVA Study. Photo credit: Lisbeth Hasager Justesen, Viborg Hospital.

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 — A new screening program for vascular disease saves one life for every 169 men assessed,...

Systolic Blood Pressure at Time of STEMI PCI May Predict In-Hospital Mortality
News | Cath Lab | September 11, 2017

September 11, 2017 — Researchers have led a retrospective single-center...

PURE study may cause revision of fat intake guidelines for cardiology.
Feature | ESC | September 07, 2017

September 7, 2017 — Researchers at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress called for a reconsideration of...

Florida Medical Center First in State to Offer High Sensitive STAT Blood Test
News | Blood Testing | September 07, 2017

September 7, 2017 — In July, The Heart Institute at Florida Medical Center became the first hospital in the state of...

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...

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...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | August 30, 2017

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

HeartSciences Announces CE Mark and European Launch of MyoVista High Sensitivity ECG

Just as a Doppler radar color image shows the energy of a storm, MyoVista provides physicians a detailed visual image of the energy distribution during the cardiac cycle.

News | ECG | August 22, 2017

August 22, 2017 — HeartSciences announced the European launch of the MyoVista...

ASNC and SNMMI Release Joint Document on Diagnosis, Treatment of Cardiac Sarcoidosis
News | Cardiac Imaging | August 18, 2017

August 18, 2017 — The American Society of...

The FDA is concerned about cybersecurity of ICDs and cyber security of other medical devices.
Feature | Cybersecurity | August 16, 2017 | Dave Fornell

There is growing concern among patients and regulators that medical devices, especially implantable...

AUM Cardiovascular Receives FDA Approval for CADence ECG Device
Technology | ECG | August 08, 2017

August 8, 2017 — AUM Cardiovascular announced it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

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