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University Hospitals Completes First Evolut™ PRO+ Case in the World

UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute continues reputation as global leader in TAVR   CLEVELAND — Physicians at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center completed the first procedure in the world using Medtronic’s new Evolut™ PRO+ TAVR System. Guilherme Attizzani, MD, Director, Valve and Structural Heart Disease Center, and Cristian Baeza, […]

Third-party evaluation confirms safety profile of Philips Stellarex .035″ low-dose drug-coated balloon

Primary safety analysis of Stellarex drug-coated balloon (DCB) three-year data, comprising the largest published, pooled set of randomized controlled trial (RCT) data for a single paclitaxel-based device, shows no difference in mortality between patients treated with the Philips Stellarex DCB and those treated with percutaneous angioplasty, the current standard of […]

Endotronix Closes Expanded Series D Financing Round of $70 Million for Heart Failure Solution

LISLE, Ill, Oct. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Endotronix, Inc., a digital health, medtech company dedicated to advancing the treatment of heart failure (HF), today announced the expansion of its Series D financing round, bringing the total for the round to $70 million. The expansion syndicate for the LSP-led round includes new investment from an additional […]

ControlRad™ Secures $15 Million Series B Financing, Expands Board of Directors

Financing Round Led by Questa Capital to Fuel Commercialization of ControlRad Trace Mobile C-arm Radiation Reduction Technology Medical Device Industry Veterans Ryan Drant and Tim Patrick Join Board ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ControlRad, Inc., a privately held medical technology company focused on dramatically reducing unnecessary radiation exposure during fluoroscopically guided procedures (FGP), today […]

Angel Medical Systems Inc. Assembles World-Class Medical Advisory Board

EATONTOWN, N.J., Oct. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Angel Medical Systems Inc. is pleased to announce the creation of a Medical Advisory Board (MAB) coincident with the commercial release of the AngelMed Guardian® System, the world’s first implantable Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) event detector with real time patient notifications. Members of the MAB will […]

Zynex Announces 95% Order Growth

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Zynex, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZYXI), an innovative medical technology company specializing in manufacturing and selling non-invasive medical devices for pain management, stroke rehabilitation, cardiac monitoring and neurological diagnostics, today announced 95% year over year order growth for the third quarter 2019. Orders in the third quarter of 2019 […]

Preventice Solutions Receives Tender from UK Biobank for 3-Year, 30,000-Participant Cardiovascular Monitoring Study

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Preventice Solutions announced today it received a tender from the UK Biobank to provide the BodyGuardian® MINI remote cardiac monitor for a cardiovascular monitoring study involving up to 30,000 participants.  The study is designed to capture data on asymptomatic heart rhythm disturbances (arrhythmia), including atrial fibrillation (AF), […]

American Heart Association Names Omron Healthcare President & CEO Ranndy Kellogg To Board of Directors

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Oct. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the American Heart Association (AHA), the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke, announced that it has appointed Ranndy Kellogg, president and CEO of Omron Healthcare, Inc., to its Metro Chicago board of directors. Omron Healthcare is the […]

Bay Labs achieves significant clinical milestone and receives breakthrough device designation; Changes name to Caption Health

Caption Guidance, the company’s transformational ultrasound software, successfully meets primary endpoints in pivotal clinical study Food and Drug Administration (FDA) grants Breakthrough Device Designation to Caption Guidance SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Bay Labs, a growing medical technology company applying deep learning technology to emulate the expertise of highly-trained medical experts, […]