Author: Ken Dropiewski

HeartSciences Showcases MyoVista® Wavelet ECG at 2018 European Society of Cardiology Congress (ESC)

SOUTHLAKE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HeartSciences, a medical device company developing next generation ECG devices using continuous wavelet transform (CWT) signal processing and artificial intelligence, is proud to announce its participation as an exhibitor at the upcoming 2018 European Society of Cardiology Congress (ESC). The Congress will take place at Messe Munich International […]

Boehringer Ingelheim: New sub-analyses to be presented at ESC Congress 2018 further support positive safety profile of Pradaxa® (dabigatran etexilate)

NGELHEIM, Germany–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Boehringer Ingelheim today announced that it will present nine sub-analyses from the RE-DUAL PCITM trial and GLORIATM-AF Registry Program at the upcoming ESC Congress 2018, organised by the European Society of Cardiology, taking place in Munich, Germany on the 25-29 August 2018. The primary data from these studies have contributed […]

Capital Health First in New Jersey to Offer FDA-Approved EMBOTRAP II Stent Retriever for Ischemic Stroke Patients

TRENTON, N.J., Aug. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Capital Health is the first hospital in New Jersey, and among the first in the United States, to use the new EMBOTRAP II Revascularization Device since its recent approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in July. As part of its Comprehensive Stroke Center, neurosurgeons […]

Vascular Graft Solutions Reports the First Clinical Use of Its FRAME External Support Technology in Aneurysm Repair of High Flow Arteriovenous Fistulas

TEL AVIV, Israel, Aug. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Vascular Graft Solutions reports the first clinical use of its FRAME external support technology for aneurysm repair in high flow arteriovenous (AV) fistulas. The first 5 cases were performed by Dr. Vladimir Matoussevitch from Cologne University Hospital in Germany. “Autogenous AV fistula access for hemodialysis is a […]

Thrombosis Research Institute (TRI) to Announce New Real-World Insights in Atrial Fibrillation at ESC Congress 2018

MUNICH, August 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Satellite symposium will highlight the breadth of evidence collected since the establishment of the registry in2009 An analysis of the comparative effectiveness of oral anticoagulants in everyday practice will be presented The economic burden of atrial fibrillation (AF) in nine European countries will be evaluated The […]

iSchemaView’s RAPID™ Approved for Use in Canada

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–iSchemaView, the leader in cerebrovascular imaging analysis, today announced it has received final approval for the use of the RAPID platform in Canada. The RAPID platform is designed to provide physicians with fast, fully automated, elegant and easy-to-interpret imaging that facilitates clinical decision-making around cerebrovascular disease, such […]

CathWorks FAST-FFR Trial Enrollment Completed Early

KFAR-SABA, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CathWorks announced that its FAST-FFR trial is fully enrolled ahead of schedule. The trial is designed to evaluate efficacy of the CathWorks FFRangio™ System in terms of sensitivity and specificity when compared to conventional invasive Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR). Enrollment in the trial began on September 27, 2017 and […]

Cardurion Pharmaceuticals Appoints Jeb Keiper to Its Board of Directors

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cardurion Pharmaceuticals, a biotechnology company focused on the development of novel, next-generation therapeutics for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, today announced the appointment of industry leader, Jeb Keiper, as an independent member of its Board of Directors. Mr. Keiper joins founder Michael Mendelsohn, M.D., Ken Novack, Ed Mascioli, […]

New Data for Fantom in Heart Attack Patients to be Presented at the TCT 2018 Conference

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — REVA Medical, Inc. (ASX: RVA) (“REVA” or the “Company”), a leader in bioresorbable polymer technologies for vascular applications, will present new data on the use of the Fantom bioresorbable scaffold in patients experiencing heart attacks during the upcoming Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (“TCT”) […]