Implantable Devices
Feb 04, 2015
In 2013, sales of the novel transcatheter aortic valve replacement device from Edwards Lifesciences disappointed quarter after quarter leading MD+DI to put...
Jan 21, 2015
Boston Scientific's Lotus TAVR Valve System   Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) therapy, while expensive, has come to be accepted as...
Dec 11, 2014
Kelyniam CEO Tennyson Anthony holds up a model skull with the company's cranial implant The established names in the world of custom cranial and...
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...