Neuro

RapidAI Celebrates International Adoption of AI-Powered Stroke Care with Nearly 300% Growth

SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RapidAI, the leader in advanced imaging for stroke, today announced unprecedented growth in the adoption and use of the Rapid platform around the world. Now approved in over 60 countries and utilized in over 1,600 hospitals, the company has experienced a year-over-year increase in just International Rapid […]

BRILINTA Approved in the US to Reduce the Risk of Stroke in Patients With an Acute Ischemic Stroke or High-Risk Transient Ischemic Attack

New indication expands use of BRILINTA beyond cardiovascular disease to patients with mild-to-moderate stroke WILMINGTON, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AstraZeneca’s BRILINTA® (ticagrelor) has been approved in the US to reduce the risk of stroke, a leading cause of disability and death worldwide, in patients with acute ischemic stroke (National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale […]

BENDIT Technologies Announces First-in-World Successful Neurointerventional Procedure

The BENDIT Microcatheter Saved the Life of a Man Stricken with Deadly Brain Aneurysm TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — BENDIT Technologies, an industry leader in the development of steerable microcatheters, announced today the successful results of the first in world, life-saving procedure, using the BENDIT neuro microcatheter, in Sheba Medical […]

IRRAS Announces Key IRRAflow Commercial Milestones in Germany

STOCKHOLM, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — IRRAS AB, a commercial-stage medical technology company with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products for neurocritical care, today announced important commercial milestones from the launch of its IRRAflow system in Germany. The company generated its initial revenue in Germany and also completed the first German patient since launching the most recent […]

Stratus To Be Preferred EEG Provider For NeuroX Online Neurology Healthcare System

NeuroX Specialty Physicians to Monitor Patients Remotely Using Stratus EEG Technology GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — NeuroX, an online Neurology and Psychology clinic, and Stratus, the leader in home EEG testing, today announced that Stratus will partner with NeuroX to provide in-home video electroencephalogram (EEG) diagnostics to patients. NeuroX is […]

Late-breaking trial published in BMJ proves the efficacy of Coala Heart Monitor as part of cryptogenic stroke management

Non-invasive Coala Heart Monitor validated in real-world cryptogenic stroke patients as the main evaluation tool to help detect Atrial Fibrillation and prevent additional strokes. IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Coala Life, a Swedish innovator in remote cardiac and respiratory monitoring, today announced the results of a late-breaking trial on cryptogenic stroke […]

Brain Scientific Seeks FDA Approval of Next-Gen NeuroCap™ EEG Cap Amidst New Data on Neurological Problems in COVID Patients

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire — Brain Scientific Inc. (OTCQB: BRSF), a neurology-focused medical device and software company, has submitted a premarket 510(k) application to the United States Food and Drug Administration for its next generation NeuroCap™ device. NeuroCap™ is an advanced Electroencephalogram (EEG) electrode array used to obtain rapid EEGs in […]

RapidAI Among the First Stroke Imaging Companies with Software Approved for Medicare New Technology Add-on Payment

Stroke Imaging Makes Significant Stride in Reimbursement. Helps U.S. Hospitals More Easily Adopt the Latest Advancements in Stroke Care SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RapidAI, the worldwide leader in advanced imaging for stroke, today announced Rapid LVO is among the first software products to qualify for the New Technology Add-on Payment (NTAP). […]

RapidAI Announces $25 Million in Series B Funding to Expand AI-Enhanced Cerebrovascular Imaging Worldwide

SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RapidAI, the worldwide leader in advanced imaging for stroke, today announced a $25 million Series B round of funding by Lennertz & Co. Building on years of profitability, these additional funds will accelerate the company’s strategic growth initiatives around the world. Founded in 2011, RapidAI makes the […]

Stryker’s Neuroform Atlas® Stent System granted an expanded indication, providing a new option for patients with aneurysms in the back of the brain

KALAMAZOO, Michigan, USA, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Stryker announced today that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for an expanded indication of its Neuroform Atlas Stent System, becoming the first and only adjunctive stent approved for use in the posterior (back of the brain) circulation.  Aneurysms in the posterior […]