Abbott SJM St. Jude Confirm RX implantable cardiac monitor (ICM).

The Abbott Confirm RX implantable cardiac monitor (ICM) is smaller than a computer thumb-drive and in implanted in a simple in-office procedure just under the skin.

Technology | Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) | October 23, 2017

October 23, 2017 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Abbott’s Confirm Rx Insertable Cardiac...

American Heart Association, Verily and AstraZeneca Launch One Brave Idea Science Innovation Center
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | October 20, 2017

October 20, 2017 — The American Heart Association, Verily and AstraZeneca announced the opening of the One Brave...

Trial Data Shows Positive Predictive Results for Boston Scientific HeartLogic Heart Failure Diagnostic
News | Heart Failure | October 20, 2017

October 20, 2017 — Boston Scientific announced new data from the Multisensor Chronic Evaluation in Ambulatory Heart...

Cardiovascular Risk Significantly Higher in Women With Fatty Liver Disease
News | Womens Healthcare | October 20, 2017

October 20, 2017 — Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is associated with significantly higher risk of...

Analytics 4 Life Raises $25 Million for AI-Backed Cardiac Imaging Technology
News | Advanced Visualization | October 20, 2017

October 20, 2017 — Digital health company Analytics 4 Life announced it has completed a $25 million Series B...

The Role of Telomere Length in Cardiovascular Risk Assessment
Feature | Cardiac Diagnostics | October 19, 2017 | Nanette H. Bishopric, M.D., FACC, FAHA

A new area of DNA testing involving telomere length may enhance a patient’s cardiovascular disease risk...

Appropriate Use Criteria Published for Valvular Heart Disease Imaging Tests
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with several partnering societies, recently...

Zoll Canada Equipping Province of Québec Paramedic Services with X Series Monitor/Defibrillators
News | Defibrillator Monitors | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — Zoll Canada, a subsidiary of Zoll Medical Corp., announced it has won the tender to equip all...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | October 12, 2017

Sharon Mulvagh, M.D., FRCPC, FACC, FAHA, FASE, professor, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Dalhouse...

SunTech Medical Receives Third-Party Validation of CT40 BP Spot-Check Device
News | Blood Pressure Monitor | October 11, 2017

October 11, 2017 — The CT40 spot-check device from SunTech Medical has received third-party validation for...

Majority of High-Risk Stroke Patients Not Being Screened for Common Risk Factors
News | Stroke | September 28, 2017

September 28, 2017 — New research revealed that on average, more than 75 percent of people aged 65 and older...

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...

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