US FDA clears first 7T magnetic resonance imaging device

The US Food and Drug Administration has cleared the first seven tesla (7T) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) device, more than doubling the static magnetic...

First patient enrolled in Frontier IV clinical trial of PerQseal large arteriotomy closure technology

Vivasure Medical has announced the successful enrolment of the first patient in the Frontier IV clinical study, a non-randomised multicentre international trial, designed to...

First patient treated with vandetanib-eluting beads that are visible on CT scans

Researchers from the University College London (UCL) Cancer Institute, London, UK, and BTG have begun the first clinical trial of an experimental treatment for...

Randomised trial finds prostatic artery embolization “a real treatment alternative” to resection

Six-month results from a prospective, randomised, non-inferiority study presented at the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE; 16–20 September, Copenhagen, Denmark) reveal...
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