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FDA clears Claret Medical Sentinel embolic protection device for TAVR
Feature | Heart Valve Technology | June 09, 2017

June 5, 2017 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted market clearance for the Claret Medical Sentinel ...

Videos | Business | June 06, 2017

Andrea Natale, M.D., FACC, FHRS, FESC, executive medical director, Texas Cardiac Arryhthmia Institute at St. David's...

Sapien 3 valve for VIV (valve in valve) procedures cleared by FDA
Feature | Heart Valve Technology | June 06, 2017 | Dave Fornell

June 6, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted market clearance for aortic and mitral valve-...

Biosense Webster's multi-electrode RF ablation balloon

The most popular technology in May was the first data released on Biosense Webster's multi-electrode RF ablation balloon with irrigation. The system allows operators to change the energy levels of each electrode to avoid damaging sensitive underlying critical structures like the esophagus or phrenic nerve.

Feature | June 01, 2017 | Dave Fornell

June 1, 2017 — Here is the list of the most popular pieces of content on the Diagnostic and Interventional...

Infab Introduces Revolution Lead Aprons
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | June 01, 2017

June 1, 2017 — Infab Corp. recently introduced Revolution Lead and Lead-Free Aprons with Kiarmor, Infab’s...

Head-to-Head Study Validates Consistent Performance of Microcatheter FFR
News | FFR Catheters | May 31, 2017

May 31, 2017 — Acist Medical Systems Inc. announced results from the ACIST-FFR Study demonstrating the consistent...

News | Guidewires | May 30, 2017

May 30, 2017 — A Canadian cardiologist has published a report in the journal Eurointervention describing how he used...

Ra Medical Systems Receives FDA Clearance for New Peripheral Artery Disease Treatment
Technology | Atherectomy Devices | May 30, 2017

May 30, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that it has granted market clearance to Ra...

FFR-Search Registry Reveals Impact of Post-PCI Fraction Flow Reserve Measurement on Outcomes
News | FFR Catheters | May 30, 2017

May 30, 2017 — Early results from the independent, physician-sponsored FFR-Search Registry revealed an association...

Data was positive from the Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC) Device from the EWOLUTION registry
News | Atrial Fibrillation | May 30, 2017

May 30, 2017 — Data was positive for safety and efficacy rates of the Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC)...

Arto System Shows Promise as Less-Invasive Therapy for Heart Failure Patients
News | Heart Failure | May 26, 2017

May 26, 2017 — Recent outcomes from the MAVERIC clinical trial confirm earlier positive findings that MVRx’s Arto...

The Boston Scientific Lotus TAVR Valve
Feature | Heart Valve Technology | May 25, 2017

May 25, 2017 — Positive results from the...

Edwards Lifesciences Centera self expanding transcatheter (TAVR) valve
News | Heart Valve Technology | May 24, 2017

May 24, 2017 — Late-breaking data presented at EuroPCR 2017 demonstrating excellent clinical outcomes for...

Shockwave Medical Announces CE Mark for Coronary Lithoplasty System and Activities at EuroPCR 2017
News | Cath Lab | May 23, 2017

May 23, 2017 — Shockwave Medical announced last week CE Mark for the company’s Coronary Lithoplasty System for the...

Abbott recalls its NC Balloon catheters
News | Balloon Catheter | May 22, 2017

May 22, 2017 — Abbott Vascular has initiated a voluntary recall of specific lots of three catheters due to 19...

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