Blog | January 30, 2017

DAIC has worked hard to bring useful technology news and resources to our readers. While we conduct reader surveys...

Edwards Lifesciences, completes acquisition, Valtech Cardio
News | Heart Valve Technology | January 25, 2017

January 25, 2017 — Edwards Lifesciences Corp. announced that it has closed its acquisition of Valtech Cardio Ltd.,...

SAVR, surgical aortic valve replacement, elderly patients, aortic stenosis, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, clinical study
News | Structural Heart | January 25, 2017

January 25, 2017 — Elderly patients with aortic stenosis (AS) and medium surgical risk experienced better than...

NCDR, ACC, JACC, American College of Cardiology, national trends, heart disease treatments, trends in cardiovascular care
News | Cath Lab | January 23, 2017

January 23, 2017 — Over 93 percent of heart attack patients are receiving stents within the guideline-recommended...

TAVR, medical guidelines, ACC/AHA, optimization, transcatheter aortic valve replacement
News | Heart Valve Technology | January 18, 2017

January 18, 2017 — The American College of Cardiology recently released new guidance for clinicians and hospitals to...

Medtronic, CoreValve Evolut R 34 mm valve, TAVI, CE Mark, European launch
News | Heart Valve Technology | January 17, 2017

January 17, 2017 — Medtronic plc announced the CE (Conformité Européenne) mark and European launch of the CoreValve...

Tendyne Mitral valve

The Tendyne mitral valve being implanted. 

News | Heart Valve Technology | January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 – In 2015, researchers and physicians at the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF) were the...

BioTrace Medical, first U.S. patients, Tempo Temporary Pacing Lead, EP lab, TAVR
News | Leads Implantable Devices | January 13, 2017

January 13, 2017 — BioTrace Medical Inc. announced in December the first commercial use of the company’s Tempo...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | January 13, 2017

Detailed imaging is needed to support complex interventions for the assessment and procedure guidance.  See how the...

BioVentrix, Revivent TC Transcatheter Ventricular Enhancement System, LIVE procedure, first in Germany
News | Heart Failure | January 10, 2017

January 10, 2017 — BioVentrix Inc. announced in December the first closed-chest Revivent TC...

SentreHeart, Lariat Suture Delivery Device, aMAZE Trial, Stage I, enrollment complete
News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | January 06, 2017

January 6, 2017 — SentreHeart Inc. announced that it has completed the Stage I enrollment milestone in the aMAZE...

RECHORD Trial, Neochord DS1000 System, mitral regurgitation, PinnacleHealth, first Pennsylvania patient
News | Heart Valve Technology | January 06, 2017

January 6, 2017 — The RECHORD trial allows cardiovascular surgeons to replace damaged string-like tendons, called...

Hitachi, Vector Flow Mapping, TedMed 2016, Partho Sengupta, holographic evaluation of cardiac valves
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | January 04, 2017

January 4, 2017 — A new ground-breaking technology that allows evaluation of...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | January 03, 2017

This video, provided by Valtech, demonstrates the Cardioband transcatheter mitral annuloplasty system. It allows...

NaviGate, GATE tricuspid Atrioventricular Valved Stent AVS, transcatheter tricuspid valve replacement
News | Heart Valve Technology | December 31, 2016

December 31, 2016 — NaviGate Cardiac Structures Inc. (NCSI) announced that a novel valved stent that can capture the...

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