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 are also included for percutaneous  treatment areas, such as stroke, venous vascular, heart valves, hypertension, heart failure and percutenous coronary interventions (PCI).

In.Pact Admiral Balloon Demonstrates Consistent, Durable Outcomes in LINC 2018 Studies
News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | February 07, 2018

February 7, 2018 — Medtronic plc recently added to its body of clinical evidence supporting the In.Pact Admiral...

Philips Azurion angiography system, image-guided therapy system.

The Philips Azurion angiography system offers several imaging and software enhancements to aid guidance during complex interventional procedures.

Feature | Angiography | February 07, 2018 | Dave Fornell

Five new angiography systems were launched in 2017 that included improvements to speed workflow and improve both...

Teleflex Launches Next-Generation Sympro Elite and Expro Elite Snares
Technology | Cath Lab | February 07, 2018

February 7, 2018 — Teleflex Inc. has announced 510(k) clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and U...

The Gore TAG stent graft used in TEVAR aortic repair procedures for aneurysms.

The Gore TAG stent graft used for endovascular aortic aneurysm repair procedures.

Feature | Endovascular Aortic Repair | February 05, 2018 | Andrei Churyla, M.D., S. Chris Malaisrie, M.D.

Here are several considerations for physicians when choosing...

The Boston Scientific Rhythmia Mapping System produces higher-density voltage maps without increasing overall procedure time.

The Boston Scientific Rhythmia Mapping System produces higher-density voltage maps without increasing overall procedure time. It was featured in the top article posted in January on new technologies to treat atrial fibrillation.

Feature | February 05, 2018

Here is the list of the most popular articles and videos on the Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC)...

New Policy Decisions Give Millions Access to HeartFlow FFRct Analysis
News | Cardiac Imaging | February 01, 2018

February 1, 2018 – HeartFlow announced that seven new commercial payers issued positive medical policies covering...

EHRA Highlights Occupational Risk of Radiation Exposure in Electrophysiology Procedures
News | Radiation Dose Management | February 01, 2018

February 1, 2018 –Stereotaxis, who makes innovative...

12-Month Results from Veryan Medical's MIMICS-2 IDE Study Presented at LINC
News | Cardiovascular Clinical Studies | February 01, 2018

February 1, 2018 – Thomas Zeller (Bad Krozingen, Germany) presented the 12-month results from Veryan Medical’s...

Study Shows Embotrap Device Usage During Stroke Treatment Yields Positive Rates Revascularization
News | Stroke | February 01, 2018

February 1, 2018 – EmboTrap Device, a...

LimFlow Completes U.S. Feasibility Study Enrollment, Receives FDA Device Status
News | Cardiovascular Clinical Studies | February 01, 2018

February 1, 2018 –  LimFlow SA, developer of minimally-...

ACC 2018 highlights and trends.  #acc.18, #ACC, #ACC2018
Feature | ACC | January 31, 2018

The rapid pace of change continues to be a hallmark in cardiovascular medicine and many see that pace accelerating....

SCAI Advocacy Committee Highlights Reimbursement Reform Efforts in 2017
News | Cath Lab | January 30, 2018

January 30, 2018 — The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) highlighted the efforts of...

Medtronic Launches IDE Study of Abre Venous Self-Expanding Stent
News | Venous Therapies | January 26, 2018

January 26, 2018 – Medtronic plc announced the initiation of its investigational device exemption (IDE) study for...

Results of the PROMISE Study Presented at International Stroke Conference
News | Stroke | January 25, 2018

January 25, 2018 – Penumbra Inc. today announced results of the company-sponsored PROMISE...

Brain-scan guided emergency stroke treatment can save more lives
News | Thrombectomy Devices | January 25, 2018

January 25, 2018 – Advances in brain imaging can identify a greater number of stroke patients who can receive...

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