Latest Sensei robotic catheter system Stories

2009-11-19 09:55:00

MORRISVILLE, N.C., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- nContact Surgical, Inc. ("nContact"), a leader in the investigation of devices for minimally-invasive treatment for heart conditions, announced that data from a poster was presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions in Orlando.

2009-11-02 08:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, November 2, 2009, Andrea Natale, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.H.R.S., an electrophysiologist and executive medical director of the Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute at St.

2009-09-19 09:16:43

Physicians at The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York became the first in the U.S. to ablate atrial fibrillation using a visually-guided laser balloon catheter.

2009-09-08 14:00:00

Only Hospital in Northern and Central California to Reach 1,000 A-Fib Ablations REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept.

2009-09-01 10:16:16

Atrial fibrillation ablation is one of the fastest growing techniques in cardiology and due to the very high number of patients that might be candidates to this procedure, a significant number of resources will have to be devoted to it to be able to treat them in the following years.

2009-07-07 05:00:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- CardioFocus, Inc. (www.cardiofocus.com) announced today that it has received a CE Mark allowing the company to commence European marketing of the Endoscopic Ablation System (EAS) to treat patients with atrial fibrillation.

2009-07-06 18:03:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A procedure that sends targeted energy into the heart through a catheter can be used to treat a common type of irregular heartbeat, but little is known about the treatment's long-term benefits and the best methods and circumstances for applying it, according to a new report funded by HHS' Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. The report examines the use of a procedure called radiofrequency catheter ablation to treat a type of irregular...

2009-06-13 09:10:00

The Mayo Clinic said it has received $48 million in funding from both the federal government and private industry leaders to expand a study looking into a catheter-based treatment for atrial fibrillation.

2009-05-14 14:00:06

Treating a common heart rhythm disorder by burning heart tissue with a catheter works dramatically better than drug treatments, a major international study has found.

2009-05-14 10:17:42

U.S. scientists say they've found catheter ablation is much more efficient than drugs in treating atrial fibrillation -- a type of abnormal heart rhythm. Research leader Dr.

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