BioSig Completes Successful Patient Cases at Greenville Memorial Hospital

Santa Monica, CA, April 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioSig Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSGM), a medical device company developing a proprietary biomedical signal processing platform designed to address unmet needs for the electrophysiology (EP) marketplace, today announced that the Company successfully conducted patient cases using PURE EP(tm) System at Greenville Memorial Hospital, […]

Omron Healthcare Announces April 15th Pre-Order Availability of Complete™, the First Blood Pressure Monitor with EKG Capability

LAKE FOREST, Ill., April 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Omron Healthcare, Inc., the global leader in personal heart health and wellness technology, has secured FDA clearance on its new Complete™, the first blood pressure monitor with EKG capability in a single device, and will open pre-orders on April 15th at 12:00 pm CST in the U.S. on OmronHealthcare.com. […]

Stryker Launches LIFEPAK® CR2 Defibrillator with LIFELINKcentral™ AED Program Manager in the United States

REDMOND, Wash., USA, April 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Stryker has launched the company’s newest defibrillation solution, the LIFEPAK® CR2 defibrillator with LIFELINKcentral™ AED program manager, in the United States. The company has announced that the LIFEPAK CR2 automated external defibrillator (AED) has received Premarket Approval (PMA) by FDA. The LIFPAK CR2 AED was previously released […]

Medtronic HeartWare(TM) HVAD(TM) System Demonstrates Reduction in Total Strokes, Disabling Strokes and Stroke-Related Mortality with Blood Pressure Management

DUBLIN and ORLANDO, Fla. – April 5, 2019 – Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced the results of an analysis on the impact of stroke severity in patients receiving its HeartWare(TM) HVAD(TM) System as destination therapy, showing that targeted blood pressure management helped reduce serious strokes. The HVAD System is a left […]

HeartMate 3 heart pump reduces burden of bleeding and stroke rates, eliminates pump thrombosis

Orlando, Fla., April 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Patients with a newer version of a common heart pump experienced a reduced aggregate burden of bleeding and stroke rates – and no pump thrombosis requiring surgical exchange, compared to patients with the predecessor device.  The MOMENTUM3 study was a randomized controlled […]

Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation releasing themed issue on MCS to coincide with ISHLT 2019

Orlando, Florida, April 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation is releasing its themed issue on Mechanical Circulatory Support to coincide with the 39th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation being held April 3 – 6 in Orlando, Florida.  This special issue highlights […]

Older heart failure patients ineligible for transplants fare well on novel pump, opening door to new treatment option

Orlando, Florida, April 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A common heart pump has traditionally been seen as only a short-term option for heart-failure patients but new research shows it may provide a similar quality of support as a permanent treatment in patients ineligible for transplantation. The study, part of the […]

The Potential Role of the J-Tpeak Interval in Proarrhythmic Cardiac Safety: Current State of the Science | ACCP/CSRC Position Paper

ASHBURN, Va., April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — American College of Clinical Pharmacology® & Cardiac Safety Research Consortium  are pleased to announce the publication of their first co-authored paper, “The Potential Role of the J-Tpeak Interval in Pro-arrhythmic Cardiac Safety − Current State-of-the-Science from the American College of Clinical Pharmacology and the Cardiac Safety Research Consortium,” in The […]

Hemovent Reports Successful in vivo Pilot Study of MOBYBOX™ by Minnesota Resuscitation Consortium (MRC), Which is Developing a ‘Super Ambulance’ Equipped to Advance Cardiac Arrest Treatment

MINNEAPOLIS & AACHEN, Germany–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hemovent GmbH announced today that its next-generation ECMO (ExtraCorporeal Membrane Oxygenation) system, MOBYBOX, has been validated in a pilot in vivo study by Minnesota Resuscitation Consortium, which is designing a ‘super ambulance’ that will be equipped with the latest technology to advance treatment of cardiac-arrest emergency patients. A ‘super […]

Memorandum of Understanding for Confirmatory Trial to Support Marketing Approval of Revascor for Reduction of Gastrointestinal Bleeding in LVAD Patients

NEW YORK and MELBOURNE, Australia, March 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mesoblast Limited (Nasdaq:MESO; ASX:MSB), global leader in cellular medicines for inflammatory diseases, today announced that the International Center for Health Outcomes and Innovation Research (InCHOIR) at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Mesoblast have entered into […]