Hybrid OR

This channel includes news and new technology innovations connected with hybrid operating rooms, also referred to as hybrid ORs, hybrid cath labs or hybid interventional suites. These rooms combine catheterization lab and OR technologies and requirements fro both open surgical and transcatherer procedures.

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Feature | November 18, 2013
November 18, 2013 — A German court ordered Nov. 14 the discontinuation of a prior court ruling that prohibited...
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News | November 18, 2013
November 18, 2013 — The first two commercial implants of the Boston Scientific Lotus Valve System have taken place in a...
LAA occluder, Watchman

Boston Scientific's Watchman LAA occluder device is designed to prevent stroke in patients atrial fibrillation without the need for warfarin therapy.

Feature | November 08, 2013
November 8, 2013 – According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the anticipated Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 07, 2013
Scott Lim, M.D., director of the Heart Valve Center at the University of Virginia Medical Center, investigator in the...
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Feature | November 04, 2013
November 4, 2013 — In a clinical trial of the Boston Scientific Lotus valve, a second-generation transcatheter aortic...
Feature | November 04, 2013
November 4, 2013 — A hybrid approach to treating coronary artery disease that involves a hybrid procedure combining a...
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Feature | November 01, 2013
November 1, 2013 — In a clinical trial, the Medtronic Corevalve self-expanding transcatheter aortic valve met the key...
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Feature | October 31, 2013
October 31, 2013 — Philips and RealView Imaging Ltd. have completed a clinical study that demonstrated the feasibility...
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Feature | October 31, 2013
October 31, 2013 — Boston Scientific Corp. has received CE mark for its Lotus Valve System, a transcatheter aortic...
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News | October 31, 2013
October 31, 2013 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced positive results for the 23 and 25mm Portico Transcatheter Aortic...
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Feature | October 30, 2013 | Dave Fornell
October 30, 2013 — The first results from the CoreValve U.S. pivotal trial, the first U.S. data presented on the...
MitraClip, Abbott, transcatheter mitral valve repair, FDA approval
Technology | October 25, 2013
October 25, 2013 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted market clearance for the MitraClip, the...
IMRIS siemens CT systems hybrid OR Visius iCT
Technology | October 10, 2013
October 10, 2013 — IMRIS Inc. and Siemens Healthcare announced an agreement that positions one of Siemens’s computed...
Technology | October 04, 2013
October 4, 2013 — Eizo Corp. and Stryker Corp. announced their partnership to offer customers integrated large monitor...
Sapien, TAVR, hybrid OR

TAVR procedures require clear imaging of the aortic valve for both sizing and the procedural guidance. CT is used for sizing and planning procedures, and angiography and TEE are used to guide the procedure. Pictured is a Sapien valve implantation by Mayo Clinic.

Feature | October 02, 2013 | Brijeshwar Maini M.D., FACC, PinnacleHealth, Harrisburg, Penn.
Imagine being a patient with a curable disease, but no treatment option. That was the reality for many ill patients...