10 December 2018 Comment
While currently relatively small at $4.6B this year, electrophysiology is expected to consistently grow at an extremely high rate of 4.60% in the foreseeable future, leading to a market size...
5 December 2018 News
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has approved a minimally invasive heart valve repairing procedure for NHS patients who would not be able to have conventional open-heart...
16 November 2018 News
Australian private equity firm Navis Capital Partners has reportedly signed an agreement to acquire medical devices supplier Device Technologies, owned by Pemba Capital Partners, for around A$700m ($509m).
15 November 2018 News
Bay Labs has partnered with Northwestern Medicine to assess the artificial intelligence (AI) based EchoGPS cardiac ultrasound guidance software suite for the detection of heart disease through cardiovascular imaging.
13 November 2018 News
US-based medical devices firm Abiomed has reported positive results from the clinical trial of Impella CP heart pump in patients with anterior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) without cardiogenic shock.
5 November 2018 Comment
On October 21, 2018, the founder of Medtronic, Earl Bakken, passed away at the age of 94.
22 October 2018 News
Abbott has secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the use of its HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) for advanced heart failure patients.
11 October 2018 News
Siemens Healthineers has secured clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Magnetom Sola MRI scanner with 1.5 Tesla.