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2013-07-29 08:26:51

BOSTON and TEL AVIV, Israel, July 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE MKT: NSPR) ("Inspire" or the "Company"), a leader in embolic protection stents, said the first patient has been enrolled in the Master II IDE clinical trial to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the MGuard(TM) Prime Embolic Protection Stent (EPS) in patients suffering from ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI). The multi-center, randomized trial is expected to include up to 70 sites in the...

2013-07-26 18:38:55

Study finds that high platelet reactivity on clopidogrel predicts stent thrombosis, heart attack, and bleeding but is not directly linked to death Patients who receive a drug-eluting stent (DES) and demonstrate high platelet reactivity on clopidogrel are more likely to have blood clots form on the stent and to suffer a heart attack; however, these patients are less likely to develop bleeding complications. One-year results of the ADAPT-DES trial will be published online July 26, 2013, in...

2013-07-24 23:29:44

New Standards Establish Comprehensive Guidelines for Interventional Cardiology Best Practice (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 The Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE) announced this week that updated standards for cardiac intervention procedures have been published and are now available for download on the ACE website (http://www.cvexcel.org). ACE updated its Cath/PCI standards to align with the recently published clinical competency document for PCI which includes information on...

2013-07-24 12:25:37

HOUSTON, July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Children's Hospital has again been recognized as a national leader in cardiology and heart surgery among pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Texas Children's Heart Center ranks 3(rd )nationally in their Best Children's Hospitals 2013-14 survey for the second consecutive year. To learn more about Texas Children's Heart Center please visit texaschildrens.org/heart. For more than 50 years, Texas Children's Heart...

2013-07-19 08:26:32

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and SYDNEY, July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- HeartWare International, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTWR, ASX:HIN) has scheduled a conference call to discuss its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2013, at 8:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Daylight Time on Thursday, August 8, 2013. The Company plans to release the financial results prior to the conference call. The conference call with management will discuss the Company's financial results, highlights from the second...

2013-07-18 11:32:21

May Lead Way to Predicting and Preventing Heart Attacks We may be closer to predicting who is at risk for a heart attack, according to a recently published Spectrum Health study. Researchers with Spectrum Health's Frederik Meijer Heart & Vascular Institute used new imaging technology on patients being treated for heart attacks. The imaging technology allowed researchers to identify the characteristic makeup, or signature, of arterial plaque blocking an artery and causing a heart...

2013-07-18 08:29:30

More Mature Markets in Western Europe Will See Marginal Declines, According to Millennium Research Group TORONTO, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, markets for interventional cardiology (IC) devices have reached maturation in Belgium, Sweden, Switzerland and the Netherlands, while Eastern European markets will continue to see growth. Procedure volume growth will be slight in...

2013-07-17 12:26:47

Importance of Coronary Artery Healing, Causes and Risk Factors of Delayed or Impaired Healing Are Focus of Website NEW YORK, July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new website, HeartVesselHealing.com, was launched today as an educational resource for patients and healthcare professionals regarding the risks associated with delayed arterial healing following coronary stent implantation. The website provides information about the importance of coronary artery healing following stent...

2013-07-15 23:16:40

Transparency Market Research Published new "Global Drug Eluting (DES), Bare Metal (BMS) and Other Coronary Stents Market (2011 - 2016)" market research report to its report store. Browse the report; visit http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/coronary-stents-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 According to Transparency Market Research “Global Drug Eluting (DES), Bare Metal (BMS) and Other Coronary Stents Market (2011 – 2016)”Global Coronary Stents market...

2013-07-15 08:27:26

IDEV Technologies' SUPERA Veritas® Medical Device Provides an Innovative Treatment for Patients with Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Around the World ABBOTT PARK, Ill., July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase IDEV Technologies, a privately held company focused on developing next-generation medical devices for use by interventional radiologists, vascular surgeons and cardiologists. Under the terms of 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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