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.

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May 22, 2015 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced new results from two clinical studies further supporting the use of its f ...

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May 20, 2015 — Adding the HeartFlow FFRCT Analysis to a standard coronary computed tomography angiogram (cCTA) may ...

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April 6, 2015 — Royal Philips announced that Volcano, a Philips business, has received CE Mark for the iFR Scout ...

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A comparison of iFR and FFR cut offs for whether a stent is needed in a coronary lesion.
Feature | FFR Technologies | Juan A. Pastor-Cervantes, M.D.

As an early adopter of fractional flow reserve (FFR) for the diagnosis of ischemia, my initial decision to transition ...

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February 5, 2015 — A new computer program allows doctors to assess blood flow as they are using flow-diverter devices to ...

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January 14, 2015 — Opsens Inc. announced the first use of its Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR) products in Europe by the ...

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January 7, 2015 — Volcano Corp. announced that more than 1,000 systems have been activated with its instant wave-Free ...

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absorb, bioresorbable stents
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Feature | Jasvindar Singh, M.D., Washington University School of Medicine

Earlier this year, the Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis adopted the ...

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Videos | CT Angiography (CTA)

John Stevens, chairman and CEO of HeartFlow, explains his company's computed tomography (CT)-based fractional flow ...

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September 18, 2014 — A new study found that fractional flow reserve (FFR)-guided provisional side branch (SB) stenting ...

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September 15, 2014 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced primary outcome two-year data from the FAME 2 clinical trial, which ...

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September 12, 2014 — Volcano Corp. announced it will be launching its interventional precision guidance tools at the ...

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September 4, 2014 — St. Jude Medical announced a new multicenter clinical trial has found that using the company’s fract ...

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August 20, 2014 — Boston Scientific Corp. and Asahi Intecc have formalized plans to develop a new, differentiated fracti ...

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