Cardiovascular Surgery

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for cardiac surgery. This includes coronary bypass grafts, surgical valve replacements.

Feature | Cardiovascular Business | July 08, 2015

July 8, 2015 - Sorin S.p.A. and Cyberonics Inc. unveiled LivaNova as the name of their combined company, effective...

idarucizumab, dabigatran, anticoagulant, Boehringer Ingelheim, RE-VERSE AD
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | July 07, 2015

July 7, 2015 - Results from an interim analysis of the...

SentreHeart, Lariat Suture Delivery Device, FDA, AMAZE Trial, AFib, LAA
News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | July 01, 2015

July 1, 2015 - SentreHeart Inc. announced that it has received approval for an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE...

ClearFlow, PleuraFlow, FDA, expanded Indications for Use
News | Cardiovascular Surgery | June 19, 2015

June 19, 2015 - ClearFlow Inc. announced that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has granted expanded...

News | Stents Carotid | June 17, 2015

June 17, 2015 - Karam Moon, M.D., winner of the DePuy Synthes Cerebrovascular Section Resident/Fellow Award,...

News | Patient Monitors | June 09, 2015

June 9, 2015 - Start-up company GraftWorx was chosen as "Best in Show" at the Mid-Atlantic Bio Angels (MABA) 1st...

botox, atrial fibrillation, cardiac surgery, HRS
Feature | May 20, 2015

May 20, 2015 — A study presented at Heart Rhythm 2015 found that botulinum toxin (botox) injections into epicardial...

pulmonary valve replacement, congenital, re-intervention, age, PVR
News | Congenital Heart | May 06, 2015

May 6, 2015 — A retrospective review of 633 adults and children who underwent bioprosthetic...

News | May 01, 2015

One life-threatening complication of lung cancer surgery is the formation of blood clots in the lungs (also called...

News | April 22, 2015

April 22, 2015 — 3D Systems announced that a 20-month-old toddler is breathing and swallowing easier thanks to a...

News | April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015 — CareDx Inc., a molecular diagnostics company focused on the development and commercialization of...

transmyocardial laser revascularization

Novadaq's CO2 laser system being used to create a channel in the myocardium to promote angiogenesis in infarct tissue.

Feature | Cardiovascular Surgery | May 06, 2015 | Reza Dabir, M.D.
Transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMLR or TMR) was introduced in the late 1990s as a method to offer relief to...
blood urea nitrogen, BUN, postoperative stroke, risk, test, Wake Forest Baptist
News | April 02, 2015

April 2, 2015 — The results of a blood test done...

BEST Trial
Feature | March 25, 2015

March 25, 2015 — Despite the advent of a new generation of stents, patients with multiple narrowed arteries in the...

CTSN, atrial fibrillation, surgical ablation, mitral valve surgery
News | March 18, 2015

March 18, 2015 — New study results from The Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network (CTSN) show the addition of...

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