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. 

Magnitude Bioresorbable Scaffold Shows Low MACE, Restenosis Rates at Nine Months
News | Stents Bioresorbable | October 01, 2018
October 1, 2018 — New results from the RENASCENT studies presented at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (...
Videos | Hemodynamic Support Devices | October 01, 2018
Nevin Kapur, M.D., FAHA, FACC, FSCAI, executive director, Cardiovascular Center for Research and Innovation, Tufts...
Mitral Regurgitation Volume Reduced at One Year in REDUCE FMR Trial
News | Heart Failure | September 28, 2018
September 28, 2018 — Heart failure patients who received the Carillon Mitral Contour System in the REDUCE FMR clinical...
Portico Transcatheter Aortic Valve Successfully Reduces Severe Aortic Stenosis at One Year
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 28, 2018
September 28, 2018 — At one year following transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), implantation with the Portico...
Local Anesthesia Safe and Effective for Intermediate- and High-Risk TAVR Patients
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 28, 2018
September 28, 2018 — The first randomized study to compare general versus local anesthesia during transcatheter aortic...
Videos | Hemostasis Management | September 27, 2018
Philippe Genereux, M.D., co-director of the structural heart program at the Gagnon Cardiovascular Institute at...
FDA Approves Biotronik's PK Papyrus Stent for Coronary Perforations
Technology | Stents | September 27, 2018
September 27, 2018 — Biotronik recently announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the PK Papyrus...
Videos | Intravascular Imaging | September 26, 2018
Ron Waksman, M.D., associate director of the division of cardiology and director of cardiovascular research and...
MitraClip Reduces Mortality for Heart Failure Patients With Secondary Mitral Regurgitation
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 26, 2018
September 26, 2018 — Patients with heart failure and secondary mitral regurgitation (MR) who remained symptomatic...
Eluvia Drug-Eluting Stent Demonstrates Superior Patency in IMPERIAL Trial
News | Stents Drug Eluting | September 26, 2018
September 26, 2018 — Positive 12-month data from the late-breaking IMPERIAL trial was presented at the 2018...
NIRS-IVUS Detects Patients and Plaques Vulnerable to Subsequent Adverse Coronary Events
News | Intravascular Imaging | September 25, 2018
September 25, 2018 – New data demonstrate the correlation between the presence of non-flow-limiting, non-intervened-...
Virtue Sirolimus-Eluting Balloon Demonstrates Positive Safety and Efficacy at Three Years
News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | September 25, 2018
September 25, 2018 — Orchestra BioMed Inc. announced the three-year clinical results from its Sirolimus Angioplasty...
Ancora Heart Announces Positive Interim Analysis of AccuCinch Ventricular Repair System for Heart Failure
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 24, 2018
September 24, 2018 — Ancora Heart Inc. announced positive clinical data from the company’s recently expanded U.S. early...
Three-Year Real-World Data Support In.Pact Admiral as Primary PAD Therapy
News | Drug-Eluting Balloons | September 24, 2018
September 24, 2018 — New data announced at the 2018 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) conference, Sept....
Corindus Announces First Live Transmission of Remote Robotic Demonstration at TCT 2018
News | Robotic Systems | September 24, 2018
September 24, 2018 — Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. announced the first live transmission of a remote interventional...