DAIC Articles

Aug 4, 2017 | DAIC Articles
New Jersey Researcher Exploring New Stem Cell Therapies for Heart Attacks

“In petri dishes in her campus laboratory at New Jersey Institute of Technology, Alice Lee is developing colonies of cardiac cells, formed into chambers, that pump and contract like a human heart.”

Aug 3, 2017 | DAIC Articles
4C Medical’s Novel Mitral Regurgitation Repair Therapy Highlighted at Innovation Summit

“4C Medical Technologies Inc. minimally invasive therapies for structural heart disease said its transcatheter therapy for mitral regurgitation (MR) was featured in the Innovation Summit at Cardiovascular Innovations (CVI) 2017 held Aug. 2, 2017 in Denver, Colo.”

Aug 3, 2017 | DAIC Articles
Newer Hemodynamic Monitoring Systems Address Need for Integration

“The current generation of hemodynamic monitoring systems can help catheterization labs electronically document the course of a procedure for the procedure report, follow-up care and administrative processes.”

Aug 3, 2017 | DAIC Articles
Abbott Initiates XIENCE Short DAPT Clinical Trial

“Abbott recently announced the first patient has been enrolled in a clinical study evaluating the short-term use of common blood thinning medicines, called dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT), after receiving a Xience everolimus-eluting coronary stent.”

Aug 1, 2017 | DAIC Articles
Most Popular Cardiac Technology Content in July 2017 on DAIC

“Here is the list of the most popular articles and videos on the Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC) magazine website from the month of July, based on website analytics of the month’s 106,727 pageviews:”

Aug 1, 2017 | DAIC Articles
LimFlow Reports Positive Data in Pilot Study of Percutaneous Deep Vein Arterialization System

“LimFlow SA announced publication of positive results from the pilot study of the LimFlow Percutaneous Deep Vein Arterialization System (pDVA) in the July issue of the Journal of Endovascular Therapy.”

Jul 31, 2017 | DAIC Articles
What is New in FFR Technology

“The gold standard for assessing the hemodynamic significance or coronary lesions to determine if they should be revascularized or treated medically is fractional flow reserve (FFR).”

Jul 26, 2017 | DAIC Articles
First European Patient Enrolled in Intact Vascular’s TOBA II BTK Trial

“Intact Vascular Inc. recently announced that its Tack Optimized Balloon Angioplasty II Below the Knee (TOBA II BTK) clinical trial has commenced enrollment in Europe.”

Jul 26, 2017 | DAIC Articles
FDA Clears Spectranetics Stellarex Drug-Coated Balloon

“The Spectranetics Corp. announced receipt of U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) pre-market approval (PMA) of the Stellarex drug-coated balloon (DCB).”

Jul 25, 2017 | DAIC Articles
VIDEO: How to Implant a Dialysis Access Graft in a Complex Patient

“This video case study, provided by Gore Medical, it titled “Tackling Complex Cases in Dialysis Access,” by John Ross, M.D., director, Dialysis Access Institute, The Regional Medical Center, Orangeburg, S.C.”