Cardiovascular Surgery

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

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...

MICS-CABG, Grey's Anatomy, Heart Institute, McGinn Technique
News | February 18, 2015

February 18, 2015 — Looking to “bypass the ordinary,” during last week’s episode titled: “The Bed's Too Big Without...

News | January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015 — SynCardia Systems Inc. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to conduct a...

Cardiovascular surgery, CytoSorbents, corporeal cytokine adsorber

Image courtesy of CytoSorbents

News | January 27, 2015

January 27, 2015 — CytoSorbents Corporation announced that it has submitted an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE...

cardiovascular surgery, atrial fibrillation, Minneapolis Heart Institute Found.

Image courtesy of Seattle Children's Hospital

News | December 08, 2014

December 8, 2014 — Researchers at the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation have found that when care teams started...

News | December 04, 2014

December 4, 2014 – Results from a new study indicate that the addition of...

syncardia, artificial heart

SynCardia Total Artificial Heart

News | November 24, 2014
October 24, 2014 — A 19-year-old woman was successfully implanted with the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart...
3-D heart model, congenital heart defects, cardiovascular surgery

Plaster composite heart focusing on the intracardiac details to aid surgical planning.

Feature | November 20, 2014

November 20, 2014 — An experimental 3-D printed model of the heart may help surgeons treat patients born with...

News | November 13, 2014

November 13, 2014 — ClearFlow Inc. announced positive results from the Prevention of Retained Blood Outcomes Using ...

Technology | October 23, 2014

October 23, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the Freedom Solo and Solo Smart stentless...

Feature | September 26, 2014

September 26, 2014 — The American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) has released new evidence-based guidelines...

AtriCure AtriClip Flex Atrial Fibrillation Therapies Cardiac Surgery LAA Occlude
Technology | September 26, 2014

September 26, 2014 — AtriCure Inc. announced the introduction of the AtriClip Flex, a new device with a more...

VADs Gain Popularity Artificial Hearts Remain Ideal GlobalData
Feature | September 22, 2014

September 22, 2014 — Robert Littlefield, MSc, GlobalData's senior analyst covering Medical Devices, said:

“...

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