Cardiology MedTech

Acutus Medical and Innovative Health to collaborate to increase patient access to electrophysiology care

Released on October 16, 2019

Acutus Medical and Innovative Health have announced a partnership in electrophysiology that they say will offer advanced technology to improve patient […]

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Cardiology FDA Cleared

FDA Clears geko Muscle Pump Activator to Prevent VTE

Released on October 15, 2019

Venous thromboembolism (VTE) too often strikes bedridden patients in the hospital, and this is one of the main reasons that patients […]

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Cardiology

Admedus Turns Attention to TAVR Program

Released on October 14, 2019

Change is in the air for Admedus. The Brisbane, Australia-based company is selling off its CardioCel and VascuCel businesses to LeMaitre […]

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Cardiology

VA hospital launches study of CHF Solutions Aquadex FlexFlow device

Released on October 14, 2019

CHF Solutions (NSDQ:CHFS) said yesterday that a U.S. Veterans Administration hospital in Florida received approval to begin an outpatient study using its […]

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Cardiology

iRhythm-Verily Partnership: Interview with iRhythm CEO Kevin King

Released on October 11, 2019

iRhythm and Verily announced a partnership last month to “co-develop solutions intended to provide early warning, diagnosis and management for patients, […]

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Cardiology

Penumbra Looks to Bolster Indigo Through CHEETAH

Released on October 11, 2019

The first patient has been enrolled in Penumbra’s CHEETAH post-market study to evaluate the Indigo System with CAT RX Aspiration Catheter […]

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Cardiology

BD to shutter Minnesota Lutonix plant, layoffs ahead for 53

Released on October 11, 2019

Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) is planning to close a Minnesota plant that makes its Lutonix drug-coated balloon next year, as the company looks […]

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Cardiology

Penumbra launches trial for Indigo blood clot aspiration device

Released on October 11, 2019

Penumbra (NYSE:PEN) said today that it enrolled the first patient into its Cheetah study of the Indigo aspiration device. The Alameda, Calif.-based […]

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Cardiology FDA

Edwards-backed Corvia gets leg up with FDA breakthrough nod

Released on October 10, 2019

Dive Brief: Corvia Medical received FDA’s breakthrough device designation for its interatrial shunt device for heart failure, the company disclosed Wednesday. It describes […]

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Cardiology FDA

MedTech Medtronic nets FDA breakthrough label for aortic aneurysm-sealing stent system

Released on October 10, 2019

Medtronic received a breakthrough designation from the FDA for its combination stent-graft system designed to seal off large aortic aneurysms that […]

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Cardiology CE Mark

BioCardia wins CE Mark renewal for Helix, Morph catheters

Released on October 10, 2019

BioCardia (OTC:BCDA) said yesterday that it won CE Mark renewal for its Helix biotherapeutic delivery catheter and Morph universal deflectable guide catheter […]

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Cardiology FDA

FDA grants breakthrough nod for Corvia’s interatrial shunt

Released on October 10, 2019

Corvia Medical said today that it won FDA breakthrough device designation for its interatrial shunt device for heart failure. The Tewksbury, Mass.-based […]

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