Category: DAIC Articles

BioTrace Medical’s Tempo Lead Shows Stability and Safety in Real-World Performance

June 20, 2017

“BioTrace Medical Inc. announced that the company’s Tempo Temporary Pacing Lead was featured in an oral presentation and two live cases during the Transcatheter Valve Therapies (TVT) 2017 conference, June 14-17 in Chicago. Tamim Nazif, M.D., director of clinical services of the Structural Heart and Valve Center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, presented real-world experiences with the Tempo Lead from transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) cases.”

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No Difference Adverse Events When Comparing Anticoagulants

June 15, 2017

” In patients undergoing transradial primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), there was no significant difference in the rate of a composite of death, myocardial infarction and stroke whether they were anticoagulated with bivalirudin or unfractioned heparin, according to a study published in May in Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC): Cardiovascular Interventions.

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VIDEO: Incorporation of 3-D Echo Into Peri-operative Practice

June 15, 2017

Madhav Swaminathan, M.D., FASC, FAHA, clinical director of cardiothoracic anesthesiology, at Duke University Medical Center, discusses use of cardiac ultrasound in cardiac surgery and interventional structural heart procedures at the 2017 American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) annual meeting.”

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Role of Dose Tracking Systems in Radiation Safety Programs

June 12, 2017

“For all the benefits of medical imaging, most forms come with the inherent danger of radiation exposure. Public radiation exposure has increased significantly overall in the last 30 years, and according to a 2006 report from the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP), medical imaging accounted for nearly half (48 percent) of all public exposure that year.”

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