Implantable Devices
Nov 26, 2014
The coronary stent market - both for bare metal and drug eluting stents - is expected to grow to $5.61 billion by 2020, according to a new report. The report...
Nov 17, 2014
Medtronic unveiled results of a small study last week that shows that dialysis patients can benefit from continuous heart monitoring. A majority of dialysis...
Oct 24, 2014
Earlier this week a healthcare equity analyst declared that when it came to transcatheter heart valves, Edwards Lifesciences, the California company, would...
Oct 21, 2014
  Armed with an earlier-than-expected approval from the FDA, Medtronic was hoping to wrest control of the transcatheter heart valve replacement market...
Oct 17, 2014
Back in May, St. Jude Medical exercised its option to buy Atlanta-based startup, CardioMEMS, the moment the latter's product won FDA approval. The...
Oct 14, 2014
  On Friday, the Food and Drug Administration announced that it has approved the world's first drug-coated angioplasty balloon catheter to treat...
Oct 06, 2014
The Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device   Would the third time be the charm? On Wednesday, An FDA advisory panel will...
Sep 18, 2014
Claret Medical's Sentinel Cerebral Protection System The first day at the recently concluded Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapies (TCT) meeting in...
Sep 17, 2014
Medtronic's CoreVale Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement System Analyst reports emerging from the annual meeting of Transcatheter Cardiovascular...
Sep 10, 2014
Medtronic's CoreValve Evolut R TAVR Device   Last week, Medtronic announced that its latest CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve replacement...