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Lombard Medical launches post-market Aorfix study

April 17, 2015 by Mark Hollmer

Lombard Medical Technologies launches a post-market study of its Aorfix stent graft for abdominal aortic aneurysms.

Lombard Medical launches post-market Aorfix study

More good news for stent thrombectomy

April 17, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Two more clinical studies, sponsored by Medtronic, show the benefit of stent thrombectomy in treating strokes.

More good news for stent thrombectomy

A pair of clinical trials comparing treatment with anti-stroke drugs and stent thrombectomy with drug therapy alone showed reduced disability in stoke patients, bringing more good news for stent thrombectomy device makers.

Renal denervation: Boston Scientific launches new Vessix trial

April 17, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Boston Scientific launches a clinical trial of its Vessix renal denervation device in treating hypertension, aiming to separate its effects from drug therapy for high blood pressure.

Renal denervation: Boston Scientific launches new Vessix trial

HeartWare slides on stroke results from heart pump studies

April 16, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Higher-than-expected stroke rates reported in a pair of studies of HeartWare's implantable heart pump this week spook investors, pushing HTWR share prices down more than 8%.

HeartWare slides on stroke results from heart pump studies

Diabetes: WPI to run pilot study on foot ulcer app

April 15, 2015 by Val Kennedy

Researchers connected with Worcester Polytechnic Institute and the UMass Medical School are gearing up to run a pilot study for a new smartphone app that tracks the progress of foot ulcers in diabetics.

Diabetes: WPI to run pilot study on foot ulcer app

Researchers connected with Worcester Polytechnic Institute and the UMass. Medical School are gearing up to run a pilot study on a new smartphone app that tracks the progress of foot ulcers in diabetics.

Helius to begin enrollment for brain injury study

April 14, 2015 by Val Kennedy

The FDA gives the green light for Helius Medical to proceed with enrollment for a clinical trial evaluating the company's Portable Neuromodulation Stimulator (PoNS) in the treatment of patients with balance problems due to brain injury.

Helius to begin enrollment for brain injury study

The FDA gave the green light for Helius Medical Technologies to begin enrolling patients in a clinical trial of its portable neuromodulation stimulator in patients with chronic balance disorders due to mild-to-moderate brain injury.

ReCor Medical raises $15M for ultrasound RDN

April 13, 2015 by Mark Hollmer

ReCor Medical raises a $15 million Series D financing for a planned U.S. study of its ultrasound renal denervation device.

ReCor Medical raises $15M for ultrasound RDN

A Japanese healthcare conglomerate is the lead investor ReCor Medical's $15 million Series D round ReCor plans to use to back a U.S. clinical trial of its ultrasound renal denervation device.

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