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World's First Successful 52-mm Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Implantation Completed in Italy
News | Heart Valve Technology | August 31, 2017

August 31, 2017 — NaviGate Cardiac Structures Inc. (NCSI) announced that its Gate catheter-guided...

MobiusHD Device Shows Promise in Treatment of Resistant Hypertension
News | Hypertension | August 30, 2017

August 30, 2017 — Vascular Dynamics Inc. announced interim results of the company’s...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | August 30, 2017

Azeem Latib, M.D., MBBCh, FCP, interventional cardiologist at Columbus Hospital in Milan, Italy, discusses the...

Lutonix 035 Drug Coated Balloon Earns Additional FDA Premarket Approval
Technology | Drug-Eluting Balloons | August 29, 2017

August 29, 2017 — C.R. Bard Inc. announced the Lutonix 035...

Philips is partnering with HeartFlow to co-develop new FFR-CT and FFR-angiography imaging technologies.
News | FFR Technologies | August 28, 2017

August 28, 2017 — Philips Healthcare and HeartFlow Inc. announced they entered into a collaboration agreement to...

Merit Medical Announces Advanced Interventional Cardiology Transradial Intervention Education Course
News | Radial Access | August 23, 2017

August 23, 2017 — Merit Medical Systems Inc. will partner with internationally renowned interventional cardiologist...

PinnacleHealth First in Pennsylvania to Implant Sentinel Cerebral Protection System
News | Embolic Protection Devices | August 23, 2017

August 23, 2017 — PinnacleHealth is the first hospital in Pennsylvania and one of the first 10 in the country to...

Blog | Business | August 18, 2017

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in August announced a proposed rule to cancel the Episode...

Medtronic Announces Global Resolute Onyx DES One-Month DAPT Study
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | August 18, 2017

August 18, 2017 — Medtronic plc announced a global randomized...

Houston Methodist Hospital Enters Multi-Year Technology and Research Agreement With Siemens Healthineers
News | Cardiac Imaging | August 17, 2017

August 17, 2017 — Houston Methodist Hospital and Siemens Healthineers have entered into a multi-year agreement to...

Bivalirudin exhibited an improvement in 30-day all-cause mortality when injected post PCI.
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | August 16, 2017

August 16, 2017 — A study has examined the efficacies of various post-percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...

CMS considers eliminating cardiac bundled payments.
Feature | Business | August 16, 2017 | Dave Fornell

August 16, 2017 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a proposed rule to reduce the...

News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | August 15, 2017

August 15, 2017 — Surmodics Inc. announced receipt of an investigational device exemption (IDE) from the U.S. Food...

NCDR CathPCI Registry data shows in-hospital mortality only marginally higher for PCIs at safety-net hospitals.
News | Cath Lab | August 15, 2017

Aug. 15, 2017 – Patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) at safety-net hospitals experienced...

The Vascular Dynamics MobiusHD device enhances the carotid baroreceptors to reduce resistant hypertension.
News | Hypertension | August 15, 2017

Aug. 15, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Vascular Dynamics Inc. (VDI)...

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