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. 

Videos | Guidewires | November 18, 2016
A discussion with guidewire expert Dimitri Karmpaliotis, M.D., Ph.D., FACC, about the basics of interventional...
Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 18, 2016
A discussion with Torsten Vahl, M.D., about advancements in transcatheter valve repair technology, including new...
Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | November 18, 2016
A discussion with Simon Dixon, M.D., MBChB, on the use of fractional flow reserve-computed tomography (FFR-CT) to...
Videos | Balloon Catheter | November 16, 2016
A discussion with Todd Brinton, M.D., about the newly FDA-cleared Shockwave Medical Lithoplasty System, at the...
Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 14, 2016
William Abraham, M.D., FACC, discusses advances in heart failure device treatment technologies at the Transcatheter...
Siemens, FDA clearance, Xprecia Stride Coagulation Analyzer, point-of-care testing
Technology | Point of Care Testing | November 10, 2016
November 10, 2016 — Siemens Healthineers announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for a hand-...
transcaval valve replacement, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit Michigan, success rate, JACC study, TCT 2016
News | Heart Valve Technology | November 09, 2016
November 9, 2016 — A pioneering way to access the heart for transcatheter valve replacement has a 98 percent success...
Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 09, 2016
A discussion with Michael Reardon, M.D. about the state of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) as of late...
 PLATINUM DIVERSITY, stents in minorities and women
News | Cath Lab | November 09, 2016
November 9, 2016 — A dedicated stent study conducted exclusively in women and minority patients evaluated clinical...
Biotronik's Osiro stent, prison IV trial

Biotronik's Osiro ultra-thin strut, sirolimus-eluting stent.

News | Stents | November 09, 2016
November 9, 2016 – Results from a randomized, multicenter trial failed to show non-inferiority of hybrid, ultra-thin...
Videos | Stents Bioresorbable | November 09, 2016
Juan Granada, M.D., executive director and chief scientific officer of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation's...
Videos | Structural Heart | November 09, 2016
Brijeshwar Maini, M.D., and Brian Bethea, M.D., from Tenet Florida’s structural heart program, explain the importance...
Videos | Hypertension | November 08, 2016
Krishna Rocha-Singh, M.D., Prairie Vascular Institute, Springfield, Ill., explains advancements in device therapy for...
Videos | Cath Lab | November 08, 2016
David Kandzari, M.D., director of interventional cardiology and chief scientific officer, Piedmont Heart Institute,...
Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 08, 2016
Studies have shown transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has an increased risk of stroke and cerebral damage...