FDA Approves Cardiovascular Systems’ Replacement Saline Infusion Pump

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New Research Shows Nearly Half of Elderly Suffer Decreased Mobility During Lockdown

In a survey of UK adults with parents over the age of 75, while over half (52%) of respondents remain worried about their parents catching Covid, 48 percent are concerned about parental loneliness, and 46 percent about their parents falling alone and not being able to get up or get help. This figure remained high even among those whose parents are in care homes, with 37% of respondents still most concerned about parents falling over.

American College of Cardiology Names Ravee Kurian COO/CFO

Kurian comes to ACC following a 20-year stint at Publicis Sapient, a leading technology and communications consultancy, where he led critical and sensitive digital transformation initiatives for Fortune 500 and U.S. federal clients.

Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. (CSI) (Nasdaq: CSII) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its premarket approval application (PMA) supplement for a redesigned saline pump used as part of the company’s Diamondback 360® Orbital Atherectomy Systems (OAS). The 70057-03 Saline Infusion Pump will replace CSI’s 7-10014 Saline Infusion Pump, which the company voluntarily recalled on April 17, 2017.

The company anticipates replacing all recalled units by no later than August 31, 2017.



Dr Jonathan Slotkin Appointed to Peer Well Board of Directors

Alongside the appointment, PeerWell is launching its new clinical practice, PeerWell Health.

Zimmer Biomet Announces New Appointments to Executive Leadership Team

Wilfred van Zuilen Appointed as President of Europe, Middle East and Africa. Nitin Goyal, M.D. Appointed to Newly Created Role of Chief Science, Technology and Innovation Officer.

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