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Wearable cardiac devices market

Wearable Cardiac Devices Market Worth USD 6.4 Billion By 2026, According To Global Market...

The growing adoption of wearable technology across the healthcare sector will drive the global wearable cardiac devices market share, according to a new report by Global Market Insights Inc. In the report, the wearable cardiac devices market was valued at more than $1.2bn in 2019 and is likely to expand at a healthy CAGR of […]
ViTrack blood pressure monitor

ViTrack: Cuffless Wearable for Continuous, Non-Invasive Blood Pressure Monitoring

Massachusetts-based startup Dynocardia has developed ViTrack, a cuff-less, wearable device that allows for direct, continuous, non-invasive measurement of blood pressure. Around 80 million people in the United States suffer from hypertension, also known as high blood pressure. The condition increases the risk of heart disease and stroke. However, many people with high blood pressure have […]
Tissue patch for heart attack

Bioengineers Develop Tissue Patch that Can Heal Damaged Hearts

After a heart attack, damaged heart tissues do not usually heal very well. Heart attack, also known as myocardial infarction (MI), weakens the pumping action of the heart and impedes electrical signaling through the heart. Now, a group of scientists at the Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland have developed a prototype patch that does the […]
iVascular Navitian

Navitian, iVascular´s New Coronary Microcatheter Receives CE Mark Approval

iVascular, a Barcelona, Spain-based catheter maker, won CE Mark for its new microcatheter called Navitian. The microcatheter can be used to facilitate, guide and support a guidewire while accessing the coronary system, the exchange of guidewire and injection of radiopaque contrast media or saline solutions. Read more ams Announces new Sensor with Medical-Grade Cardiovascular Monitoring […]
Chronolife vest chf

CES 2019: This Smart Vest Aims to Predict Your Heart-Attack Before it Happens

A heart-attack happens suddenly and without any warning. If you have a heart condition, being able to predict a heart attack could save your life. Chronolife, a cotton-and lycra-based vest, designed to prevent medical emergencies in patients with congestive heart failure (CHF), debuted at the CES 2019 in Las Vegas. Read more CES 2019: Omron […]
Livongo blood pressure monitor

Livongo Announces First Blood Pressure Monitor with Cellular Connectivity in U.S.

Livongo Health, a Silicon Valley digital health company focused on empowering people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier lives, announced the first cellular-enabled blood pressure monitoring system in the U.S., along with a smartphone app and accompanying online platform for managing and sharing the readings. Using cellular connectivity, users can easily check and […]