Infusing Cardiac stem cells into post-infarct patients seems to reduce scarring and increase myocardium.
GE Healthcare’s Discovery CT750 HD scanner has been included in the first ever fully positive recommendation from the UK’s National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE)’s Diagnostic Assessment Programme, opening the door for increasing use of the technology in Coronary Artery disease assessment.
Safety, cost-effectiveness and quality are the key parameters that lie behind NICE’s approval of four new-generation cardiac computed tomography (CT) scanners for use by the NHS in Coronary Artery Disease patients.
Study will evaluate the effectiveness of PARAD+™algorithm in minimizing inappropriate defibrillator shocks
Following its launch in Europe earlier this year, St Jude’s Ilumien OCT/FFR Coronary Artery Disease diagnostic tool
A new task force concludes that in certain settings Percutaneous Coronary Intervention can reasonably be considered as a treatment for both left main and three-vessel disease
St. Jude Medical, Inc. has announced the first use of the company’s renal denervation catheter and generator system, as part of a feasibility study of the new technology.
Investment will drive development of a unique interventional technology for the largest unmet clinical need in the cardiovascular field
Cardiola AG announced today that it has placed its patented m.pulse® system in 10 hospitals located in Germany and Switzerland, on the heels of the system’s CE-Mark approval.
SonoSite, Inc., the world leader and specialist in hand-carried and point-of-care ultrasound, today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire CardioDynamics International Corporation.
Physicians will now experience a new level of control while placing endografts during thoracic endovascular repair procedures, with the launch of Cook Medical’s new Z-TRAK PLUS™ Introduction System.
A machine developed at North Carolina State University in Raleigh may allow researchers to expedite development of new tools and techniques for heart surgery.