Heart Valve Technology

This channel includes news and new device innovations about heart valve technologies, including the aortic valve, mitral valve, pulmonic valve, and tricuspid valve. This includes information on transcatheter valve technologies like transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR, or implantation TAVI), transcatheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR), transcatheter and surgical valve repairs, ad surgical replacement valves.

Local Anesthesia Safe and Effective for Intermediate- and High-Risk TAVR Patients
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 28, 2018

September 28, 2018 — The first randomized study to compare general versus local anesthesia during...

Ancora Heart Announces Positive Interim Analysis of AccuCinch Ventricular Repair System for Heart Failure
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 24, 2018

September 24, 2018 — Ancora Heart Inc. announced positive clinical data from the company’s recently expanded U.S....

cardiologist Ted Feldman, M.D., at TCT 2017. #TCT2018 #TCT #TCT18 TCT Late breaking trials, studies.
Feature | TCT | September 21, 2018

October 4, 2018 – The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) had 15 late-breaking trials and 12 late-breaking...

Cardiac Dimensions Randomizes First Patient in CARILLON Trial of Mitral Contour System
News | Heart Failure | September 20, 2018

September 20, 2018 — Cardiac Dimensions announced the company has randomized its first patient in the CARILLON...

Medtronic Announces TAVR Study of Aortic Stenosis Patients With Bicuspid Valves
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 19, 2018

September 19, 2018 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved an investigational device exemption (...

4C Medical's AltaValve First-in-Human Experience to be Presented at TCT 2018
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 17, 2018

September 17, 2018 — 4C Medical Technologies Inc. announced that its AltaValve...

Gore Acquires Pipeline Medical Technologies Inc.
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 06, 2018

September 6, 2018 – W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. (Gore) announced the acquisition of Pipeline Medical...

The Edwards Lifesciences Cardioband Tricuspid Valve Reconstruction System received the European CE mark approval in May.

The Edwards Cardioband Tricuspid Valve Reconstruction System received the European CE mark approval in May, becoming the first transcatheter tricuspid repair device to be approved in the world.

Feature | Heart Valve Technology | August 21, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis

The tricuspid valve has been dubbed “the forgotten valve” by many practitioners in the interventional cardiology...

Boston Scientific Closes Claret Medical Acquisition, Announces Positive Reimbursement Decision
News | Embolic Protection Devices | August 03, 2018

August 3, 2018 — Boston Scientific Corp. announced it has recently closed its...

360 Photos | 360 View Photos | July 27, 2018

A 360 degree view of a computed tomography (CT)...

An example of the newest generation of smart cardiac CT software that automatically identifies the anatomy, autro traces the centerlines on the entire coronary tree and labels each vessel segment. This greatly speeds CT workflows, saving time for techs, radiologists and cardiologists #SCCT2018

An example of the newest generation of smart cardiac CT software that automatically identifies the anatomy, auto-traces the centerlines on the entire coronary tree and labels each vessel segment. This greatly speeds CT workflows, saving time for  techs, radiologists and cardiologists. 

Blog | SCCT | July 27, 2018

Here is a round-up of the latest technology updates and trends in cardiac computed tomography (CT) from the...

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