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 | Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) | October 09, 2017

Bill Lombardi, M.D., director of complex coronary artery interventions at the University of Washington, discusses...

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-...

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...

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)...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

NCDR CathPCI Registry data shows in-hospital mortality only marginally higher for PCIs at safety-net hospitals.
News | Cath Lab | August 15, 2017

Aug. 15, 2017 – Patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) at safety-net hospitals experienced...

The Vascular Dynamics MobiusHD device enhances the carotid baroreceptors to reduce resistant hypertension.
News | Hypertension | August 15, 2017

Aug. 15, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Vascular Dynamics Inc. (VDI)...

Abbott Initiates XIENCE Short DAPT Clinical Trial
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | August 03, 2017

August 3, 2017 — Abbott recently announced the first patient has been enrolled in a...

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