Category: Cardiovascular Business Articles

Eluvia vascular stent approved by FDA following IMPERIAL

September 25, 2018

Patients with heart failure and secondary mitral regurgitation (MR) who remained symptomatic despite maximally tolerated medical therapy demonstrated reduced rates of hospitalizations and death after being treated with the transcatheter MitraClip device. Patients in the randomized COAPT trial also showed improved quality-of-life and functional capacity.

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Next-gen Apple Watch will come with built-in EKG

September 12, 2018

“The Apple Watch Series 4—the device’s first major update since its introduction to the market three years ago—will feature an electrocardiogram in addition to its existing heart rate monitor, the Verge reported this week.”

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Common antibiotics linked to increased risk of aortic dissection

September 12, 2018

“Exposure to fluoroquinolones—one of the most popular classes of antibiotics in the world—is associated with more than double the risk of aortic aneurysm (AA) or aortic dissection (AD), according to a study published online in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.”

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