Implantable Devices
Aug 18, 2016
Marie Thibault FDA has approved Edwards Lifesciences' Sapien 3 THV for use in intermediate-risk aortic stenosis patients. FDA has approved the Sapien 3...
Aug 10, 2016
Marie Thibault The FDA approval covers MR-conditional labeling for Emblem S-ICD systems that have already been implanted. This week, FDA granted regulatory...
Aug 03, 2016
Marie Thibault Endologix's Nellix EndoVascular Aneurysm Sealing (EVAS) system, is a hotly anticipated device for which patients and clinicians may...
Aug 02, 2016
Marie Thibault ReliantHeart's aVAD intraventricular left ventricular assist device has received CE Mark. ReliantHeart’s new left ventricular assist device (...
Jul 27, 2016
Marie Thibault The CardiAQ-Edwards TMVR system will be studied in a CE Mark trial. After years of interest in and anticipation about the potential for...
Jul 15, 2016
Marie Thibault ReliantHeart's aVAD is a small, intraventricular device with several novel features. It's been almost a year since St. Jude Medical announced...
Jun 27, 2016
Marie Thibault Today, Medtronic announced an approximately $1.1 billion acquisition of HeartWare, one of two major makers of left ventricular assist devices (...
Jun 16, 2016
Aspire Bariatrics gets FDA approval for an endoscopic device that prevents extra calories from being absorbed by the body.  Arundhati Parmar Moderately...
Jun 10, 2016
Marie Thibault Medtronic is developing the EV-ICD to avoid transvenous leads, like Boston Scientific's S-ICD, above, but management says the new device will...
Jun 08, 2016
Marie Thibault The Axonics Sacral Neuromodulation System includes the smallest and first rechargeable implant for sacral neuromodulation. Rechargeable...