Tag: left atrial appendage

Left atrial appendage thrombus may increase the risk of stroke after...

Sonny Palmer (St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia) and others report in JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions that left atrial appendage thrombus, as identified with computed tomography...

Amsel Medical to present Occluder research at ICI 2016

Amsel Medical Corporation is to present initial animal results of its “A Novel Mechanical Closure Device for Left Atrial Appendage Orifice and Closure of...

TCT 2016: High implant success rates with St Jude Medical’s Amulet...

A study presented at the last late-breaking trial session of the 2016 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meeting (29 October-2 November, Washington, DC, USA) indicates...

St Jude Medical launches trial of Amplatzer Amulet left atrial appendage...

The St Jude Medical Amplatzer Amulet Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) trial, which will evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the company’s Amplatzer Amulet left...

Rose Medical Center among first hospitals in Colorado to offer Watchman

Rose Medical Center has become one of the first hospitals in Colorado (USA) to offer patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation percutaneous left atrial appendage closure...