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The Vascular Solutions Venture catheters were recalled due to tip separation
News | Cath Lab | June 22, 2017

June 22, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has identified Vascular Solutions’ recent recall of its...

BioTrace Medical's Tempo Lead Shows Stability and Safety in Real-World Performance
News | Leads Implantable Devices | June 20, 2017

June 20, 2017 — BioTrace Medical Inc. announced that the company’s Tempo...

Stroke2prevent Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for A-View
Technology | Ultrasound Transesophageal echo (TEE) | June 20, 2017

June 20, 2017 — Dutch medical device company Stroke2prevent BV recently announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug...

IABP recall for Maquet, Datascope intra-aortic balloon pump CS100 and CS300

The Datascope CS300 IABP console.

News | Hemodynamic Support Devices | June 20, 2017

June 20, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Maquet/Datascope is voluntarily performing a...

3d printing can aid procedural navigation in transcatheter tricuspid procedures
News | 3-D Printing | June 15, 2017

June 15, 2017 – Structural heart interventions are increasingly applied in patients with severe tricuspid...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 15, 2017

Madhav Swaminathan, M.D., FASC, FAHA, clinical director of cardiothoracic anesthesiology, at Duke University Medical...

radial access, transradial access trial using anticoagulants
News | Radial Access | June 15, 2017

June 15, 2017 — In patients undergoing ...

Mitral Valve regurgitation showed on an echocardiogram, cardiac ultrasound

Mitral valve regurgitation showed on an echocardiogram. Image from Toshiba.

News | Heart Valve Technology | June 15, 2017

June 15, 2017 — 4C Medical Technologies Inc., a developer of minimally invasive therapies for structural heart...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | June 14, 2017

A discussion with Rebecca Hahn, M.D., FASE, director of interventional echocardiography and professor of medicine at...

Radiation dose monitoring in cardiac imaging, cath lab angiography

An example of dose monitoring software from Sectra, which can record dose levels by exam type, modality and set alert levels. 

Feature | Radiation Dose Management | June 12, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis

For all the benefits of medical imaging, most forms come with...

Abiomed Impella CP pVAD, third-generation CP
Technology | Hemodynamic Support Devices | June 12, 2017

June 12, 2017 — Abiomed Inc. recently released its third-generation Impella CP heart pump at the 2017 meeting of the...

News | June 12, 2017

June 12, 2017 – Med Alliance announced completion on schedule of patient enrollment in the first-in-man (FIM) study...

tandemLife Tandemheart priming tray cleared by FDA
Technology | Hemodynamic Support Devices | June 12, 2017

June 12, 2017 — TandemLife began its commercial launch of the TandemLife Priming Tray, a new product designed to...

Onyx DES 2.0 mm stent meets primary endpoints in small vessels
News | June 12, 2017

June 12, 2017 – The Medtronic Resolute Onyx Drug-Eluting Stent (DES) met its primary endpoint of target lesion...

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 ...

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