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2014-09-29 23:02:47

Mount Sinai Heart Reaches $5 Million Endowment Goal for the Dr. Samin K. Sharma Family Foundation Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory New York, NY (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Mount Sinai Heart has named its Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory the “Dr. Samin K. Sharma Family Foundation Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory,” in honor of Samin Sharma, MD, who serves as its Director of Clinical and Interventional Cardiology at The Mount Sinai Hospital. On September 18, Mount Sinai held a...

2014-09-26 23:01:03

The North American interventional cardiology devices market study covers the surgical and diagnostic devices market for angioplasty, aneurysm repair, and deep vein thrombosis procedures. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/north-american-interventional-cardiology-peripheral-vascular-devices-market-138691746.html (PRWEB) September 27, 2014 The "North American Interventional Cardiology & Peripheral Vascular Devices Market by Angioplasty Balloon (Plain/Old, Cutting),...

2014-09-26 16:23:47

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sept. 24, 2014 Heart Hospital of Austin became the first facility in Texas to implant a new miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensor to manage heart failure (HF). The CardioMEMS HF System is the first and only FDA-approved heart failure monitoring device that has been proven to significantly reduce hospital admissions when used by physicians to manage heart failure. The CardioMEMS HF System features a sensor that is implanted in the...

2014-09-24 08:27:21

KIBBUTZ HAMA'APIL, Israel, September 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The acWire(TM) is intended for use in peripheral vascular and heart catheterization procedures to introduce and assist in positioning diagnostic and interventional devices. The acWire may also function as an alignment tool by providing a reference plane of anatomical structure of interest (i.e., the aortic valve). MediValve, Ltd., a Trendlines portfolio company, today announced that...

2014-09-22 08:28:03

COMPANY PROVIDES THIRD QUARTER FINANCIAL UPDATES PLEASANTON, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thoratec Corporation (NASDAQ: THOR), a world leader in device-based mechanical circulatory support therapies to save, support and restore failing hearts, announced today that D. Keith Grossman has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Grossman succeeds Gary F. Burbach, who has stepped down from his executive and Board roles but will remain as...

2014-09-18 12:30:22

DUBLIN, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "China PTCA Balloon Market Investment Report, 2014-2016" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 PTCA balloon, as a indispensable medical device in percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), serves not only as a delivery system for stent, but also as a device for pre-/post-stent dilatations. Therefore, the development of PTCA balloon industry is closely related...

2014-09-16 23:04:08

Former Major League Baseball relief pitcher Kent Tekulve is recovering well today after undergoing successful heart transplantation surgery at Allegheny General Hospital (AGH) on Friday, September 5. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Former Major League Baseball relief pitcher Kent Tekulve is recovering well today after undergoing successful heart transplantation surgery at Allegheny General Hospital (AGH) on Friday, September 5. Mr. Tekulve, who spent most of his 16-year baseball...

2014-09-16 08:29:53

-- Differentiated Design Yields Excellent Tissue Healing and Sustained Safety Profile -- DURHAM, N.C., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Micell Technologies, Inc. today announced that three-year clinical results from the DESSOLVE I and DESSOLVE II trials of its MiStent Sirolimus Eluting Absorbable Polymer Coronary Stent System (MiStent SES(®)) were presented at the 26th Annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference being held in Washington, D.C., September 13-17....

2014-09-15 23:08:28

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Latest Report on “China PTCA Balloon Market Investment Report, 2014-2016” to its store. Inquire before buying on this report at http://www.chinamarketresearchreports.com/contacts/inquire-before-buy.php?name=114907 Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 PTCA balloon, as a indispensable medical device in percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), serves not only as a delivery system for stent, but also as a device for pre-/post-stent dilatations....

2014-09-15 12:26:57

- Abbott's Absorb Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold (BVS) is a revolutionary medical device used in the heart that functions like a stent but dissolves over time ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott announced today the start of the ABSORB IV clinical trial, which will test whether its Absorb Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold (BVS) is more cost-effective and offers a higher quality of life than a best-in-class, permanent, metallic drug eluting stent. Absorb is the...


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Coronary Angiography
2013-07-29 11:05:01

A coronary angiography, also known as a coronary catheterization, is a procedure that gives both visual and tactical access to coronary circulation and blood filled chambers of the heart for both diagnostic and interventional purposes. It is one of many diagnostic tests used in cardiology. More specifically, coronary catheterization recognizes occlusion, stenosis, thrombosis or aneurismal enlargement of the walls of the coronary arteries; heart chamber size; heart muscle contraction...

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