RenalGuard Names Former St. Jude Medical (STJ)-Abiomed (ABMD) Exec as New CEO

MILFORD, MA–(Marketwired – July 10, 2017) – RenalGuard Solutions, Inc. today announced the appointment of Jim Dillon, former St. Jude Medical and Abiomed commercial executive, as Chief Executive Officer. “Jim joins RenalGuard with a proven record of executive leadership related to innovative medical devices that serve the needs of the interventional […]

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. […]

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 […]

Leading Interventional Radiologist, Hector Ferral, MD, is to be Recognized as a 2017 Top Doctor in Chicago, Illinois

(PR NewsChannel) / June 26, 2017 / Chicago, Illinois Hector Ferral, MD, Diagnostic, Vascular and Interventional Radiologist at the North Shore University Health System, and affiliated with Evanston Hospital, has been named a 2017 Top Doctor in Chicago, Illinois. Top Doctor Awards is dedicated to selecting and honoring those healthcare […]

Philips receives FDA 510(k) clearance to market multiple new applications on its IntelliSpace Portal platform for Radiology

AMSTERDAM, June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market IntelliSpace Portal 9.0 and a range of innovative applications for Radiology in the U.S. The latest […]

Acessa Health Inc. Acquires The Acessa System For Treatment Of Symptomatic Uterine Fibroids

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Acessa Health Inc. announced today that it has acquired the Acessa® System for the treatment of symptomatic uterine fibroids, following the close of an asset purchase agreement with Halt Medical Inc. Concurrent with the acquisition, Acessa Health completed the first closing of a planned $30 million Series A […]

Merit Medical (MMSI)’s Embosphere Microspheres Receive FDA 513(F)(2) (De Novo) Classification For Prostatic Artery Embolization Indication

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, June 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices used in interventional, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, particularly in cardiology, radiology and endoscopy, today announced that it has received 513(f)(2) (de novo) classification from the FDA to […]

TVA Medical Release: Study Published In Prominent Journal Supports Use Of Innovative Endovascular Hemodialysis Access Technology

AUSTIN, Texas, June 15, 2017/PRNewswire/ — TVA Medical, Inc. today announced the online publication of positive results from the Novel Endovascular Access Trial (NEAT) evaluating its everlinQTM endoAVF System. The 12-month data published online in the American Journal of Kidney Diseases (AJKD), the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation, […]