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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 […]

General Practitioners at Risk of Missing Cardiovascular Disease

NEWS PROVIDED BY CRICO Strategies  27 Jun, 2017, 10:33 ET BOSTON, June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — When doctors miss a diagnosis of cardiovascular disease in an outpatient setting, the patient often has conventional risk factors for coronary artery disease, a groundbreaking study reveals. The research, published online today in The Joint Commission Journal on Quality […]

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 […]

BioSig Technologies Release: Novel Findings Obtained With The PURE EP System To Be Presented At American Heart Association’s BCVS Scientific Sessions 2017

Minneapolis, MN, June 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioSig Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: BSGM), a medical device company developing a proprietary platform designed to address an unmet technology need for the $4+ billion electrophysiology (EP) marketplace, today announced that the American Heart Association’s 13th Annual Basic Cardiovascular Sciences (BCVS) 2017 Scientific […]

Heart Endovascular & Rhythm of Texas Begins First Commercial, FDA-Cleared, In-Patient Use of DABRA™ to Treat Peripheral Artery Disease

SAN ANTONIO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, the Heart Endovascular & Rhythm of Texas announced its latest collaboration with Ra Medical Systems, makers of cardiovascular and dermatology catheters and excimer lasers, to use its groundbreaking DABRA™ System for the treatment of Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) in order to combat the growing rise of diabetic […]

Teleflex (TFX) Announces 510(k) Clearance and Global Launch of Twin-Pass® Torque Dual Access Catheter

WAYNE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: TFX), a leading global provider of medical technologies for critical care and surgery, has announced 510(k) clearance by the Food and Drug Administration and both U.S. and international commercial launch of the Twin-Pass Torque Dual Access Catheter. “The Twin-Pass Torque Catheter builds on Vascular Solutions’ […]

BioImage-2 Starts: Ultrasound Imaging for Cardiac Risk Prediction Looks at Disease Progression

NEW YORK, June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Mount Sinai Heart and BioImage-2 LLC, today announced start of the BioImage-2 study.  The BioImage-2 study investigates the progression of vascular atherosclerotic plaque in patients who previously participated in the BioImage study.  That landmark study recruited 7,687 volunteer participants from Humana members in Greater […]