TCT

This channel contains news about the annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) conference presented by the Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF). It includes coverage from the annual meeting and links CRF news. TCT is the premier conference for the subspecialty of interventional cardiology, including the new subspecialty areas of transcatheter structural heart procedures. 

The Medtronic Intrepid transcatheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR) system is being tested in the APOLLO Trial.
News | Heart Valve Technology | October 23, 2017
October 23, 2017 — The first patient implant has taken place in the APOLLO Trial, the pivotal trial designed to...
Analytics 4 Life Raises $25 Million for AI-Backed Cardiac Imaging Technology
News | Advanced Visualization | October 20, 2017
October 20, 2017 — Digital health company Analytics 4 Life announced it has completed a $25 million Series B financing...
First Patient Enrolled in U.S. Arm of ALIVE Pivotal Heart Failure Trial
News | Heart Failure | October 17, 2017
October 17, 2017 — BioVentrix Inc. recently announced enrollment of the first patient in the U.S. arm of the ALIVE...
Videos | Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) | October 09, 2017
Bill Lombardi, M.D., director of complex coronary artery interventions at the University of Washington, discusses the...
BTG Acquires Roxwood Medical
News | Cardiovascular Business | October 05, 2017
October 5, 2017 — BTG plc announced it has acquired Roxwood Medical, provider of advanced cardiovascular specialty...
Avinger Receives CE Mark for In-Stent Restenosis Indication With Pantheris Image-Guided Atherectomy
Technology | Atherectomy Devices | September 29, 2017
September 29, 2017 — Avinger Inc. recently announced Conformité Européenne (CE) Marking approval for treating in-stent...
DISRUPT BTK Study Shows Positive Results With Lithoplasty in Calcified Lesions Below the Knee
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | September 20, 2017
September 20, 2017 — Shockwave Medical reported positive results from the DISRUPT BTK Study, which were presented at...
Sentinel Cerebral Protection System Significantly Reduces Stroke and Mortality in TAVR
News | Embolic Protection Devices | September 18, 2017
September 18, 2017 – Claret Medical announced publication of a new study in the Journal of the American College of...
Videos | Structural Heart Occluders | September 13, 2017
Ziyad Hijazi, M.D., MPH, MSCAI, FACC, director of the cardiac program and chair of the Department of Pediatrics at...
Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the promotion of Juan F. Granada, M.D., as the foundation’s president and chief executive officer (CEO). CRF sponsors TCT.

The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the promotion of Juan F. Granada, M.D., as the foundation’s president and chief executive officer (CEO).

Feature | Cath Lab | September 12, 2017
September 12, 2017 – The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the promotion of Juan F. Granada, M.D., as...
TCT 2017 late-breaking trials and studies that will be presented on the latest cardiology technology clinical trials.
Feature | TCT | November 09, 2017
November 9, 2017 — From numerous high-quality submissions, Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) has selected...
Abbott will end sales of the Absorb bioresorbable stent scaffold, pulling it off the market September 14, 2017.
Feature | Stents Bioresorbable | September 08, 2017 | Dave Fornell
September 8, 2017 — Abbott Vascular has announced it will end commercial sales of its Absorb bioresorbable vascular...
Protembis Announces Successful First-in-Human Use of  ProtEmbo Cerebral Protection System in European Trial
News | Embolic Protection Devices | September 07, 2017
September 7, 2017 — Protembis GmbH announced the first clinical applications of its ProtEmbo Cerebral Protection System...
World's First Successful 52-mm Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Implantation Completed in Italy
News | Heart Valve Technology | August 31, 2017
August 31, 2017 — NaviGate Cardiac Structures Inc. (NCSI) announced that its Gate catheter-guided tricuspid...
CMS Awards New Technology Add-on Payment for Perceval Sutureless Aortic Heart Valve
News | Heart Valve Technology | August 22, 2017
August 22, 2017 — LivaNova PLC announced its Perceval sutureless aortic heart valve received approval from the Centers...