All Articles in: Cardio

UK NICE Recommends HeartFlow® FFRct to Understand Stable Chest PainFebruary 13, 2017

Adoption of HeartFlow FFRct could save £9m ($11m) for NHS says government agency

Posted in: ,


FDA Clearance for Medtronic CardioInsight™ Mapping VestFebruary 7, 2017

System “makes it easy for patients to receive precise mapping results from their providers right at their bedside”

Posted in: , ,


U.S. FDA Approval for Abbott Assurity MRI™ PacemakerFebruary 1, 2017

From the recently acquired St. Jude stable, now in Abbott’s hands, Assurity now lays claim to being the World’s smallest, longest-lasting wireless MRI-compatible pacemaker

Posted in: , , ,


New Sutureless Valve Data Presented at STSJanuary 30, 2017

New data reinforce the clinical value of the Perceval™ Sutureless Valve as a safe and effective bioprosthesis for patients in need of aortic valve replacement

Posted in: , ,


U.S. Launch and First Commercial Use of Abbott’s New EnSite™ Precision Cardiac Mapping SystemJanuary 13, 2017

Enhanced system allows better 3D images of anatomical sources of irregular heartbeat

Posted in: , ,


Study Confirms Utility of World’s Most Accurate Heart Murmur DetectorNovember 14, 2016

Computer-Aided Auscultation (CAA) can aid in differentiation of ‘Innocent’ versus ‘Pathologic’ pediatric heart murmurs

Posted in: ,


U.S. Pivotal IDE Trial Confirms Effectiveness of Sentinel Cerebral Protection System During TAVINovember 2, 2016

Results confirm high frequency of embolic debris capture by the Sentinel

Posted in: , , ,


Claret Medical SENTINEL Pivotal IDE Trial Results in Late-Breaking Session at TCT ConferenceSeptember 14, 2016

Claret will be seeing results from the Sentinel Cerebral Protection System study presented
at TCT

Posted in: , , ,


ZIP Skin Closure Saves Time in Cath Lab, Says New StudySeptember 8, 2016

ZipLine Medical is touting new online study supporting the use of its novel skin closure device in cardiac device implantation

Posted in: ,


St. Jude’s LAA Occlusion Device IDE Trial BeginsSeptember 5, 2016

The AMPLATZER™ Amulet™ IDE trial aims to deliver data that will support FDA approval of the device, increasing treatment options for U.S. AF patients at risk of stroke

Posted in: , , ,


St. Jude’s Newly Launched SyncAV CRT Technology Targets Non-Responsive CRT PatientsAugust 23, 2016

SyncAV™ CRT technology provides further advantages to support physicians seeking new treatment options for heart failure patients

Posted in: , ,


Study Says Risk of Brain Injury After TAVI Reduced by Using FilterAugust 18, 2016

Study demonstrates that emboli causing potential brain infarction occur in almost all patients undergoing TAVI and that a filter can have a positive impact on reducing infarct number and volume

Posted in: , , ,


U.S. FDA Approval for Boston Scientific’s EMBLEM™ MRI S-ICD SystemAugust 11, 2016

Approval grants MR-conditional labeling to all EMBLEM S-ICD Systems, further expanding the company’s ImageReady™ portfolio

Posted in: , , ,


CE Mark for Spectranetics AngioSculptX Drug-coated ‘Scoring’ Balloon

Novel balloon catheter with nitinol “scoring” element gains CE mark

Posted in: , ,


FDA Approves St. Jude Medical’s New CRT Software for Managing Heart Failure PatientsJuly 12, 2016

St. Jude Medical, Inc., has achieved U.S. FDA approval and announced the launch of its SyncAV™ CRT software which it says will enhance its already comprehensive cardiac resynchronization therapy portfolio.

Posted in: , ,


Medtronic Swallows HeartWareJune 28, 2016

Acquisition fits Medtronic’s bill perfectly as it enhances the heart failure portfolio

Posted in: , , ,


<< Previous Articles