Navigation Links
Ongoing Progress of MitraClip(R) Therapy Highlighted at TCT 2009
Date:9/15/2009

MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The upcoming Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference, to take place in San Francisco from September 21-25, will serve as a backdrop for the presentation of EVEREST registry clinical results of the MitraClip(R) therapy for patients with mitral regurgitation (MR). MR is the most common type of heart valve insufficiency in the United States and Europe, and affects millions of people worldwide. The MitraClip(R) therapy provides a non-surgical treatment option for patients suffering from the effects of functional or degenerative MR.

Among oral presentations at TCT 2009, EVEREST investigators as well as independent physicians will report data related to the clinical impact of reduction of MR and the histopathology of the MitraClip(R) device collected as part of the EVEREST registry studies. The data are from the preliminary cohort of the first 107 patients as well as from patients enrolled in the high risk registry. Other presentations at TCT 2009 will discuss the EVEREST study design, procedure simulation and clinical outcomes of patients treated in Europe following CE Mark.

Highlights of the data to be presented at TCT 2009 include:

Tuesday, September 22

  • "Successful MitraClip(R) Therapy Results in Favorable Sept-Lateral Mitral Annular Diameter and Left Ventricular Remodeling"; Saibal Kar, M.D. will present 12-month results of functional MR patients from the EVEREST II High Risk Registry arm on Tuesday at 10:15 a.m. in room 113.
  • "Long-Term Histologic Response Following MitraClip(R) Implantation"; Renu Virmani, M.D. will present data on the healing response in patients from the EVEREST I and EVEREST II trials from 301 to 1878 days after treatment on Tuesday at 11:15 a.m. in room 113.
  • "Significant Reverse
    '/>"/>

SOURCE Evalve, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Ongoing Study Shows That Endovascular Therapy is Associated With High Cure Rate for Childhood Eye Cancer
2. A Heart Healthy Diet and Ongoing, Moderate Physical Activity May Protect Against Cognitive Decline as We Age
3. iJET Provides Additional Services in Response to Ongoing H1N1 Influenza A (Swine Flu) Developments
4. UPMC Health Plan Provides Ongoing Support of HEALTHY Armstrong Initiative
5. Recent Study Disproves General Hospitals Ongoing Criticism of Physician Owned Hospitals, Shows Little to No Effect on General Hospitals Business, Reports Physician Hospitals of America
6. Forest Laboratories, Inc. Reports Fiscal Year 2009 Fourth Quarter Reported EPS of $0.31 Including $0.45 Per Share Charge Related to the Ongoing United States Attorneys Office Investigation
7. Ongoing worldwide shortage of medical isotopes could threaten patient care, says expert
8. Food Safety Expert: Americans Not Aware of Ongoing Risk & Complications of Salmonella Poisoning
9. Stimulus Bill Requires Modification in U.S. Senate to Better Protect Seniors Ongoing Access to Quality Nursing Home Care
10. Window World Cares Raises $160,000 for St. Jude Childrens Hospital, Commits to Ongoing Support
11. New Study Disputes Ongoing Controversy Over Memory Screenings
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... 03, 2015 , ... Catalent Pharma Solutions, the leading global ... health products, today welcomed the announcement by OPKO Health that the US Food ... new treatment for chronic kidney disease (CKD) and vitamin D insufficiency, which uses ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... August 03, 2015 , ... ... emergency dental services to help patients in need. Most people know that general health ... hospital emergency. Unfortunately, a fewer amount of people know where to turn to during ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... 03, 2015 , ... Novatus, Inc. today launched the largest ... well as announced the date of its next major release. , Version 6.0 ... tasks as well as enhancements to the customer experience. Users now enjoy ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... Florida (PRWEB) , ... August 03, 2015 , ... ... for Physician Leadership ® and Navigant Center for Healthcare Research and Policy Analysis ... , Fifty-five percent of respondents said they agreed or strongly agreed that the ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... NJ (PRWEB) , ... August 03, 2015 , ... ... to announce the development of it’s new program “Designing Secure Healthcare Systems” ... architects, engineers and technology leaders from healthcare organizations with access to the tactics, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Catalent’s OptiShell™ Technology is Delivery Platform for OPKO Health’s New Chronic Kidney Disease Treatment 2Health News:Catalent’s OptiShell™ Technology is Delivery Platform for OPKO Health’s New Chronic Kidney Disease Treatment 3Health News:Los Angeles Dental Practice, Sunset Plaza Dental, Now Offers Emergency Dental Services 2Health News:Los Angeles Dental Practice, Sunset Plaza Dental, Now Offers Emergency Dental Services 3Health News:Novatus Unveils Milestone Software Release 2Health News:Survey Finds Support for the Affordable Care Act Among Physician Leaders 2Health News:Survey Finds Support for the Affordable Care Act Among Physician Leaders 3Health News:Sensato and Divurgent are pleased to announce the development of it’s new program “Designing Secure Healthcare Systems” 2Health News:Sensato and Divurgent are pleased to announce the development of it’s new program “Designing Secure Healthcare Systems” 3Health News:Sensato and Divurgent are pleased to announce the development of it’s new program “Designing Secure Healthcare Systems” 4
... genetic risk factor that increases the likelihood that youth will ... of involved and supportive parenting, according to a new University ... issue of the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology ... over time to see how a genetic risk factor interacts ...
... 10 Primary Wave Media, one of the ... announced the creation of its new 1-800-HOSPICE marketing ... care market has become very competitive and these ... Wave,s 1-800-HOSPICE marketing package provides individual hospices with ...
... ZweigWhite,s just-released 2009 AEC Industry Outlook: Strategy and ... shake-up in the markets that firm leaders in the ... most promising. While health care still holds the top ... on project funding, three of last year,s top five ...
... nation, , , TUESDAY, Feb. 10 (HealthDay News) -- A North Carolina ... more than doubled in that state since the early 1990s -- ... country as a whole. , "We were actually surprised by ... medicine at the University of North Carolina and the study,s lead ...
... Sport Science and Management degree programme. The first of its ... produce professionals with relevant knowledge and pertinent skills for engagement ... at facilitating the growth of the sports and leisure industry ... Asia Pacific sports market are evident. According to a global ...
... Alice Jacobs, MD, FACC, FAHA, director of the Cardiac ... is the recipient of the Drake Award. The award ... annual conference in Bethel, Maine. , The Drake ... Eugene Drake, considered to be the first physician in ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study: Genetic risk for substance use can be neutralized by good parenting 2Health News:Primary Wave Media Launches 1-800-HOSPICE 2Health News:New Study Reveals Shake-Up in the Most Promising AEC Markets for 2009 2Health News:Chronic Low Back Pain Is on the Rise 2Health News:Chronic Low Back Pain Is on the Rise 3Health News:Nanyang Technological University launches first-ever sports degree in Singapore 2Health News:Nanyang Technological University launches first-ever sports degree in Singapore 3Health News:Boston Medical Center cardiologist receives Drake Award 2
(Date:8/3/2015)... 3, 2015  BioElectronics Corporation (OTC Pink: BIEL), maker ... that Andrew J. Whelan , President will be ... "On Business" at 9am EDT on Wednesday, August 5 ... to: http://tunein.com/radio/Money-Matters-Boston-1120-s27548/ ... acceptance the company,s flagship product, ActiPatch Therapy, is achieving ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... Mass. , Aug. 3, 2015 Merrimack ... company will host its Second Quarter 2015 Investor Conference ... 10.    The call will cover an ... of second quarter 2015 financials. A press release detailing ... be issued the afternoon of Monday, August 10. Investors ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... FRANCISCO, Calif. , Aug. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... the treatment of cancer, today announced the promotion ... Debanjan Ray , who previously served ... management, has been promoted to senior vice president ... CytomX, Mr. Ray held positions as the vice ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:UpTick News Wire Radio Show Will Interview BioElectronics' CEO Andrew Whelan 2Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Announces Timing of Second Quarter 2015 Investor Conference Call 2CytomX Announces Management Team Promotions 2CytomX Announces Management Team Promotions 3
... , , , , , , , ... (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) announced today that the European Medicines Agency ... DLBCL which accounts for about 80% of aggressive non-Hodgkin,s lymphoma. ... for approval of pixantrone in mid-2010 and would be granted 10 ...
... DIEGO, Dec. 18 LifeVantage Corporation (OTC Bulletin ... science-based solutions to oxidative stress, announced today that the Company ... Zrii, LLC. Under the terms of this agreement, LifeVantage paid ... on the one hand, and the Company and many individuals ...
Cached Medicine Technology:European Medicines Agency Grants Cell Therapeutics Orphan Drug Designation for Pixantrone in Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma (DLBCL) 2European Medicines Agency Grants Cell Therapeutics Orphan Drug Designation for Pixantrone in Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma (DLBCL) 3LifeVantage Announces Settlement of Zrii Litigation 2LifeVantage Announces Settlement of Zrii Litigation 3
Used for implantation to reinforce soft tissue. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
... Ultra™, the next generation of thin wall ... surgery and general soft tissue repair. For ... handling and more flexible polyproplylene mesh, you ... Ultra. Its unique Litemesh™ polypropylene microfilament construction ...
... the surrounding walls of tissue are in ... highly compliant mesh material. Less valleys and ... stabilize the implant. Atriums unique Self-Forming Plug ... gentle lateral wall force, maximizing mesh contact ...
... Atrium's pre-formed mesh onlays are pre-cut ... particular repairs that are more frequently done. ... the ProLite and ProLite Ultra and are ... laparoscopic procedures. ,Offered in both small and ...
Medicine Products: