FFR Technologies

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for fractional flow reserve (FFR) wires, catheters and systems used to measure blood flow across a coronary lesion to determine if a stent is needed or if the plaque stenosis can be treated medically. The section includes iFR, instantaneous wave-free ratio, systems used in the cath lab and noninvasive FFR technologies including computed tomography-FFR. This is also referred to as CT-FFR or FFR-CT.

News | Cardiac Imaging

March 24, 2017 — At the 2017 American College of Cardiology's Annual Scientific Session & Expo (ACC.17), Philips ...

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Videos | FFR Technologies

Justin Davies, MBBS, of Imperial College London, and Matthias Götberg, M.D, Ph.D., of Skane University Hospital, detail ...

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iFR, iFR vs. FFR, ACC late breaking trial, iFR-SWEDEHEART, DEFINE-FLAIR, Justin E. Davies,
Feature | FFR Technologies

March 20, 2017 — For patients experiencing angina (chest pain) or a heart attack, instantaneous wave-free ratio (iFR) ...

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News | CT Angiography (CTA)

February 14, 2017 — The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) in the United Kingdom recently issued g ...

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News | FFR Technologies

January 12, 2017 — Acist Medical Systems Inc. announced that enrollment is complete for its Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR ...

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Videos | TCT

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a video tour of some of the most innovative new interventional cardiology technologies he ...

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News | Cath Lab

October 26, 2016 — Philips recently announced its latest image guidance solutions to be featured at the 2016 ...

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Technology | FFR Technologies

October 10, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the U.S. clearance and launch of the company’s new PressureWire X ...

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News | Cath Lab

August 17, 2016 — Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. and Acist Medical Systems Inc. are providing Fairview Southdale ...

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Technology | CT Angiography (CTA)

June 29, 2016 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that it is launching its next generation of the HeartFlow FFR-CT Analysis. The ...

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News | Cath Lab

May 19, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced results from two cardiovascular clinical trials presented at EuroPCR 2016 ...

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April 28, 2016 — Abbott and St. Jude Medical Inc. announced a definitive agreement for Abbott to acquire St. Jude ...

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Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | Jeff Zagoudis

Fractional flow reserve-computed tomography (FFR-CT) is still in the early stages of clinical implementation in the ...

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Videos | CT Angiography (CTA)

A discussion on the adoption rate of FFR-CT with Dr. Campbell Rogers, chief medical officer of HeartFlow. It is the ...

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News | FFR Technologies

April 5, 2016 — Philips announced that a combined total of more than 5,000 patients have been enrolled in three ...

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