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Montreal Heart Institute Performs First Robotic Mitral Valve Surgery
News | Robotic Systems | September 22, 2017

September 22, 2017 — The Montreal Heart Institute (MHI) announced the acquisition of the da Vinci Xi, a new-...

Edwards Inspiris Resilia Valve Receives FDA Approval
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 21, 2017

September 21, 2017 — Edwards Lifesciences Corp. recently received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval...

MyoKardia Presents Additional Positive Data From Phase 2 PIONEER-HCM Study at HFSA 2017
News | Heart Failure | September 21, 2017

September 21, 2017 — MyoKardia Inc. announced that additional positive data from the first patient cohort of its...

Heart Failure Market to Surpass $16 Billion by 2026
News | Heart Failure | September 19, 2017

September 19, 2017 — The heart failure...

Sentinel Cerebral Protection System Significantly Reduces Stroke and Mortality in TAVR
News | Embolic Protection Devices | September 18, 2017

September 18, 2017 – Claret Medical announced publication of a new study in the...

Marijuana Associated With Three-Fold Risk of Death From Hypertension
News | Hypertension | September 14, 2017

September 14, 2017 — Marijuana use is associated with a three-fold risk of death from...

Peter Schneider, M.D. presents late breaking clinical trial results at VIVA 17 in Las Vegas. Panelists (l to r) Krishna Rocha-Singh, M.D., Sean Lyden, M.D., John Kaufman, M.D., Donna Buckley, M.D.

Peter Schneider, M.D. presents late breaking clinical trial results at VIVA 17 in Las Vegas. Panelists (l to r) Krishna Rocha-Singh, M.D., Sean Lyden, M.D., John Kaufman, M.D., Donna Buckley, M.D.

Feature | Cath Lab | September 14, 2017

September 14, 2017 — Here are quick summaries for all the key late-breaking vascular and endovascular clinical...

Videos | Structural Heart Occluders | September 13, 2017

Ziyad Hijazi, M.D., MPH, MSCAI, FACC, director of the cardiac program and chair of the Department of Pediatrics at...

Vascular screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm, peripheral artery disease and hypertension during the VIVA Study in Denmark

Vascular screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm, peripheral artery disease and hypertension during the VIVA Study. Photo credit: Lisbeth Hasager Justesen, Viborg Hospital.

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 — A new screening program for vascular disease saves one life for every 169 men assessed,...

Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the promotion of Juan F. Granada, M.D., as the foundation’s president and chief executive officer (CEO). CRF sponsors TCT.

The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the promotion of Juan F. Granada, M.D., as the foundation’s president and chief executive officer (CEO).

Feature | Cath Lab | September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 – The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF)...

TCT 2017 late-breaking trials and studies that will be presented on the latest cardiology technology clinical trials.
Feature | September 11, 2017

September 11, 2017 — From numerous high-quality submissions, Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) has...

Veniti Announces Boston Scientific Distribution Agreement for Vici Venous Stent
News | Venous Therapies | September 11, 2017

September 11, 2017 — Veniti Inc. announced that Boston Scientific will distribute the Vici Venous Stent under a...

An example of advanced image guidance for complex EP and cath lab procedures.

An example of advanced visualization and image navigation technologies from Philips to improve accuracy, speed and enable more complex transcatheter procedures. 

Blog | Business | September 08, 2017

 

A cardiovascular service line manager reader of DAIC recently e-mailed me and asked if I had a list of the...

LAA closure during open heart surgery in the LAACS Study showed better outcomes for all patients.

LAA closure during open heart surgery in the LAACS Study showed better outcomes for all patients.

Feature | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | September 07, 2017

September 7, 2017 — Closure of the left atrial appendage (LAA) during heart surgery protects the brain, according to...

Protembis Announces Successful First-in-Human Use of  ProtEmbo Cerebral Protection System in European Trial
News | Embolic Protection Devices | September 07, 2017

September 7, 2017 — Protembis GmbH announced the first clinical applications of its ProtEmbo Cerebral Protection...

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