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2014-05-29 23:18:36

New Performance Metrics Support Quality Standards for Interventional Cardiology Best Practices Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 The Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE) Board of Directors has just approved a new set of Performance Metrics for Cath PCI Accreditation. These metrics have been published and are now available for download on the ACE website (http://www.cvexcel.org) or are available in hard copy at the ACE booth at The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and...

2014-05-29 12:25:40

Heart Failure Remains an Area of Focus for Physicians, Facilities and Manufacturers, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the U.S. cardiac assist device market has gained traction in recent years with product innovations, particularly among ventricular assist devices (VADs), commonly known in the media as LVADs. There are currently limited treatment options for patients with acute heart failure...

2014-05-28 23:12:04

Corindus Vascular Robotics will present benefits of its CorPath System during May 29 symposium, “Robotic Precision: A Tool to Standardize Today’s Cath Lab,” at SCAI 2014, May 28 –31 Waltham, MA (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Corindus Vascular Robotics, the leader in precision vascular robotics, will showcase its CorPath System at the upcoming Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) 2014 annual scientific session, May 28 –31 in Las Vegas, NV. CorPath is the first...

2014-05-28 08:31:48

SINGAPORE, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biosensors International Group, Ltd. ("Biosensors" or the "Company", Bloomberg: BIG SP; Reuters: BIOS.SI; SGX: B20), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative medical devices, today announced that Mr. Jose ("Pepe") Calle Gordo has been appointed the Company's new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), with effect from 1(st) November 2014. Dr. Jack Wang will continue with the company to help the transition and take on a new role of Chief...

2014-05-26 12:23:12

DUBLIN, May 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wkbfxj/coronary_stents) has announced the addition of the "Global Coronary Stents (Bare Metal Stents, Drug Eluting Stents and Bio-absorbable Stents) Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 A coronary stent is a tubular structured device made of a thin mesh of wire, which may also be coated with a polymer containing a drug, or...

2014-05-23 08:23:56

-- Sustained Safety Profile -- DURHAM, N.C., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Micell Technologies, Inc. today announced that long-term clinical outcomes from its DESSOLVE I and II clinical trials were presented at the EuroPCR conference in Paris, France this week. Presentations by principal investigator William Wijns, M.D., Ph.D. of the Cardiovascular Center in Aalst, Belgium, highlighted results of long-term clinical follow-up of the MiStent Sirolimus Eluting Absorbable Polymer Coronary...

2014-05-23 04:20:45

COMBO(TM) Dual Therapy Stent shown to actively promote rapid endothelialization and deliver long-term, true vessel healing HONG KONG, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OrbusNeich today announced long-term results from its REMEDEE Trial. In addition to showing that the COMBO(TM) Dual Therapy Stent shows no late target lesion revascularization, the results demonstrate that the stent proactively promotes functional vessel healing. Key findings include: -...

2014-05-22 16:23:52

LONDON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS) Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/technology/intravascular_ultrasound_ivus.htmlThis report analyzes the worldwide markets for Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS) in US$ Thousand by the following Product Segments: Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS) Catheters, and Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS) Consoles. The report provides separate...

2014-05-21 12:08:36

EuroPCR Optimizing treatment strategies is dependent on resources and geography A Great Debate at EuroPCR 2014 saw experts discussing the role of the two most valuable strategies to save the lives of ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) patients: primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and thrombolysis. Both these are effective treatments that actively save lives, and when there is no option for primary percutaneous coronary intervention, thrombolysis is the...

2014-05-21 08:29:14

EVOLVE Study Data Presented Today at EuroPCR 2014 Also Demonstrate Excellent Safety Profile NATICK, Mass., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) reported positive three-year follow-up data for the EVOLVE clinical trial, comparing the safety and performance of the SYNERGY(TM) Everolimus-Eluting Bioabsorbable Polymer Platinum Chromium (PtCr) Coronary Stent System to the PROMUS Element(TM) Stent System. The data were presented today at EuroPCR 2014 by...


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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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