cardiology

Voltaglue to seal up broken blood vessels

Voltaglue to seal up broken blood vessels

Researchers have developed a device that offers a less invasive way to seal tears and holes in blood vessels, using an electrically-activated glue patch applied via a minimally invasive balloon catheter.

AI makes no-cath forecast

AI makes no-cath forecast

Researchers use AI software to predict coronary artery plaque composition and significance without the risks of invasive procedures.

Everdrone delivers defibrillator to doorstep

Everdrone delivers defibrillator to doorstep

Everdrone will soon reach more residents with than any other drone company in the world thanks to extended permissions obtained from the Civil Aviation Authority in Sweden.

Improved safety standard for bionic devices

Improved safety standard for bionic devices

Researchers at University of Sydney have developed a new moisture test for bionic devices such pacemakers and cochlear implants.

Lab-created heart valves can grow with the recipient

Lab-created heart valves can grow with the recipient

Researchers have shown that lab-created heart valves implanted in young lambs for a year were capable of growth within the recipient.

Smart speakers contactlessly monitors heart rhythms

Smart speakers contactlessly monitors heart rhythms

Researchers have developed system for smart speakers to monitor both regular and irregular heartbeats without physical contact.

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