Cath Lab

The catheterization lab channel includes content related to interventional technologies for coronary and peripheral artery disease (PAD). Other cath lab transcatheter device technologies covered on this page included percutaneous treatment for stroke, venous interventions, heart valves, hypertensionheart failure and percutenous coronary interventions (PCI).

Boston Scientific Receives FDA Approval for Eluvia Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent
Technology | Stents Drug Eluting | October 01, 2018

October 1, 2018 — Boston Scientific announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its...

Two of the top videos in September both had to do with interventional cardiology hemodynamic support support protocols. The top piece of content in September is an interview on the protocols used to determine what device technology to use at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. Number 13 on the list is another video on late-breaking data presented TCT 2018 from the National Cardiogenic Shock Initiative (NCSI) where mortality was improved by 50 percent over the current standard of care. Pictured here are Abiomed

Two of the top videos in September both had to do with interventional cardiology hemodynamic support protocols. The top piece of content in September is an interview on the protocols used to determine what device technology to use at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. No. 13 on the list is another video on late-breaking data presented at TCT 2018 from the National Cardiogenic Shock Initiative (NCSI) where mortality was improved by 50 percent over the current standard of care. Pictured here are Abiomed Impella percutaneous ventricular assist devices, which are mentioned prominently in both videos. 

Feature | October 01, 2018 | Dave Fornell, Editor

October 1, 2018 — Here is the list of the most popular content on the Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC...

Magnitude Bioresorbable Scaffold Shows Low MACE, Restenosis Rates at Nine Months
News | Stents Bioresorbable | October 01, 2018

October 1, 2018 — New results from the RENASCENT studies presented at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics...

Local Anesthesia Safe and Effective for Intermediate- and High-Risk TAVR Patients
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 28, 2018

September 28, 2018 — The first randomized study to compare general versus local anesthesia during...

FDA Approves Biotronik's PK Papyrus Stent for Coronary Perforations
Technology | Stents | September 27, 2018

September 27, 2018 — Biotronik recently announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the PK Papyrus...

Eluvia Drug-Eluting Stent Demonstrates Superior Patency in IMPERIAL Trial
News | Stents Drug Eluting | September 26, 2018

September 26, 2018 — Positive 12-month data from the late-breaking IMPERIAL trial was presented at the 2018...

NIRS-IVUS Detects Patients and Plaques Vulnerable to Subsequent Adverse Coronary Events
News | Intravascular Imaging | September 25, 2018

September 25, 2018 – New data demonstrate the correlation between the presence of non-flow-limiting, non-intervened-...

Virtue Sirolimus-Eluting Balloon Demonstrates Positive Safety and Efficacy at Three Years
News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | September 25, 2018

September 25, 2018 — Orchestra BioMed Inc. announced the three-year clinical results from its Sirolimus Angioplasty...

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