Author: Ken Dropiewski

“Cardiologs ECG Analysis Platform” Receives FDA Clearance

PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cardiologs Technologies SAS announced today that it has received FDA clearance of its Cardiologs ECG Analysis Platform, a cloud-based cardiac monitoring-analysis web service powered by artificial intelligence (AI). Cardiologs aids physicians in screening for atrial fibrillation (AFib) and other arrhythmias using long-term ambulatory ECG monitoring recordings. The Cardiologs system is also CE-marked […]

Canon U.S.A. and Virtual Imaging, Inc. to Showcase Newest Digital Radiography (DR) Technologies at AHRA 2017

NEWS PROVIDED BY Canon U.S.A., Inc.  09:49 ET MELVILLE, N.Y., July 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, and Virtual Imaging, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc., will debut the new Canon  series of CXDI Digital Radiography (DR) Detectors at the 2017 Association for Medical Imaging Management […]

Centurion Medical Products Awarded Central Venous Access Products Agreement With Premier, Inc.

NEWS PROVIDED BY Centurion Medical Products 10:10 ET WILLIAMSTON, Mich., July 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Centurion Medical Products has been awarded contracts for central venous access products with Premier, Inc. Effective July 1, 2017, the new agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier for central venous access products. […]

Boston Scientific to Webcast Conference Call Discussing Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results

NEWS PROVIDED BY Boston Scientific Corporation 08:30 ET MARLBOROUGH, Mass., July 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) will webcast its conference call discussing financial results and business highlights for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017 on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. EDT. The call will be hosted by Mike Mahoney, chairman and chief executive officer, and Dan […]

BD Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for C. R. Bard, Inc. Notes

NEWS PROVIDED BY BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Jul 03, 2017, 06:00 ET FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., July 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX) announced today that, in connection with its previously announced offers to exchange (the “Exchange Offers”) any and all outstanding 4.400% Notes due 2021, 3.000% Notes due 2026 […]

HeartFlow Announces American Medical Association Issues Unique Category III CPT Codes For HeartFlow FFRct

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HeartFlow, Inc. today announced that the American Medical Association (AMA) has issued a set of new Category III Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) codes for HeartFlow® FFRct, a first-of-its-kind noninvasive technology that helps clinicians diagnose and treat patients with suspected coronary artery disease (CAD). The CPT code application was submitted […]

Sirtex Medical (SRX.AX) Release: New Analysis Reveals First-Line Treatment Data On SIR-Spheres Y-90 Resin Microspheres For Patients With Liver Metastases From Right-Sided Primary Colon Cancer

BARCELONA, Spain, July 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — SIRFLOX and FOXFIRE Global findings suggest that adding liver-directed Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) to standard first-line chemotherapy may improve overall survival in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) patients with right-sided primary tumours, compared to those receiving chemotherapy alone. A post-hoc analysis of data from the 739-patient SIRFLOX […]

Edwards Lifesciences (EW)’ INSPIRIS RESILIA Valve Wins FDA Approval

IRVINE, Calif., July 5, 2017/PRNewswire/ — Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in patient-focused innovations for structural heart disease and critical care monitoring, today announced it received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its INSPIRIS RESILIA aortic valve, the first in a new class of resilient heart valves. […]