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).

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center Ranked No. 1 in Los Angeles County for Door-to-Balloon Time
News | Stents Bifurcation | January 18, 2018

January 18, 2018 – West Hills Hospital & Medical Center, a full-service acute care...

A live Corevalve TAVR case in the main arena at TCT 2017. Structural heart has moved from a science fiction discussion in future technology sessions at TCT a decade ago to now being a major portion of what the conference discusses for today's clinical practice.

A live CoreValve TAVR case in the main arena at TCT 2017. Structural heart has moved from a science fiction discussion in future technology sessions at TCT a decade ago to now being a major portion of what the conference discusses for today's clinical practice.

Blog | TCT | January 18, 2018

Here is a list of what I think were some of the top interventional technologies discussed at the 2017 Transcatheter...

The Abbott Absorb Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold (BVS) bioabsorbable stent.

The Abbott Absorb Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold (BVS).

Feature | Stents Drug Eluting | January 17, 2018 | Dave Fornell

There was no shortage of interest in bioresorbable stent technologies at the many sessions offered on this topic or...

Philips Introduces Technology Maximizer Program for Imaging Equipment Upgrades
Technology | Cardiac Imaging | January 17, 2018

January 17, 2018 — Philips recently announced the launch of Technology Maximizer, a cross-modality program designed...

Miracor Medical Raises money for its PiCSO therapy used during stenting procedures in acute myocardial infarct (AMI) to intermittently increase pressure in the coronary venous system.
News | Hemodynamic Support Devices | January 16, 2018

January 16, 2018 — Miracor Medical Systems GmbH (Miracor Austria) and Miracor Medical SA (Miracor Medical) announced...

Medtronic Receives FDA Clearance for Riptide Aspiration System
Technology | Atherectomy Devices | January 16, 2018

January 16, 2018 — Medtronic plc announced the company’s Neurovascular business unit received U.S. Food and Drug...

Edwards LifeSciences Recalls Sapien 3 Certitude Delivery System
News | Heart Valve Technology | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that Edwards LifeSciences is recalling its...

Avinger Announces Treatment of First Patients With Next-Generation Pantheris
News | Atherectomy Devices | January 09, 2018

January 9, 2018 – Avinger Inc. announced that Arne Schwindt, M.D., a vascular surgeon at St. Franziskus Hospital in...

Corindus and Mayo Clinic Conducting Preclinical Telestenting Study of Remote PCI Capabilities
News | Robotic Systems | January 08, 2018

January 8, 2018 — Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. announced that it is working with Mayo Clinic in a preclinical...

Drinking coffee may be associated with a decreased risk of developing heart failure or having stroke, according to preliminary research presented at the 2017 American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions in November. Researchers used machine learning to analyze data from the long-running Framingham Heart Study, which includes information about what people eat and their cardiovascular health.

Drinking coffee may be associated with a decreased risk of developing heart failure or having stroke, according to preliminary research presented at the 2017 American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions in November. Researchers used machine learning to analyze data from the long-running Framingham Heart Study, which includes information about what people eat and their cardiovascular health.

Feature | January 08, 2018 | Dave Fornell

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

Guerbet Announces Acquisition of Accurate Medical Therapeutics
News | Interventional Radiology | January 08, 2018

January 8, 2018 —Guerbet announced that it has entered into an agreement under which it will acquire Israeli company...

Videos | Cath Lab | January 04, 2018

Bernadette Speiser, BSN, MSN, CCRN, RCIS, a cardiac cath/EP nurse at Palo Alto Veterans Hospital, Palo Alto, Calif...

FDA Initiates Class I Recall of Sterilmed Reprocessed Agilis Steerable Introducer Sheath
News | Cath Lab | January 04, 2018

January 4, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced a Class I recall of Sterilmed’s Agilis...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | January 04, 2018

Adam Greenbaum, M.D., co-director, Center for Structural Heart Disease, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, explains how...

Florida Law Firm Sues Cordis, Blames Death on IVC Filter
News | Vena Cava Filters | January 02, 2018

January 2, 2018 — Osborne & Associates Law Firm, P.A., of Boca Raton, Fla., has filed suit in Palm Beach Circuit...

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