Tag: FDA approval

FDA approves Abbott heart pump for less invasive surgical approach

Abbott has announced US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of a new alternative surgical technique for Abbott's HeartMate 3 heart pump that the...

Fourth-generation MitraClip receives FDA approval

According to a statement, Abbott has announced it has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the fourth-generation MitraClip heart valve repair...

FDA approves world’s first device for treatment of premature babies and...

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Amplatzer Piccolo Occluder (Abbott), the world's first medical device that can be implanted in...

Analysis of LAA closure devices reveals post-approval spike in safety events

  A retrospective study conducting a safety assessment and comparison between two percutaneous devices commonly used for left atrial appendage (LAA) closure in the USĀ­...