Ventripoint VMS+ 3.0 Whole-Heart Analysis System Receives License for
Clinical Use from Health Canada
Toronto, Ontario, June 25, 2019 – Ventripoint Diagnostics Ltd. (“Ventripoint” or the
“Company”, TSXV:VPT, OTCQB:VPTDF) is pleased to announce that they have received
a license from Health Canada to market the VMS+ 3.0 cardiac system for all patients
where the Left Ventricle (LV), Right Ventricle (RV), Left Atrium (LA), and Right Atrium
(RA) volumes and ejection fractions are warranted or desired.
"We are excited to be able to begin offering the VMS+ 3.0 system to Canadian hospitals
and imaging centres to facilitate the delivery of exceptional patient care nationwide. Our
sales team will be meeting with cardiac centres across Canada to showcase how the
VMS+ 3.0 can transform clinical outcomes for patients with heart disease,” commented
Desmond Hirson, Ventripoint President.
Built around the needs of the patient and the clinician, the VMS+ 3.0 system is a noninvasive
diagnostic tool for measuring whole heart function utilizing 2D ultrasound with
accuracy comparable to the gold-standard MRI. With heart disease as the leading cause
of death for both men and women worldwide, having a cost-effective system to obtain
volumetric measurements and ejection fractions for all 4 chambers of the heart is
essential for patient management. The new compact and portable system can be set up
within minutes providing a streamlined approach within the clinical echo environment
where patient case load is continually increasing.
The VMS+ 3.0 system is commercially available in Canada and for investigational use in
About Ventripoint Diagnostics Ltd.
Ventripoint’s technology is a leading Artificial Intelligence (AI) approach known as Knowledge-Based Reconstruction (KBR), used to create applications to monitor heart disease, a leading cause of death worldwide. The VMS+ is the first cost-effective and accurate AI tool for measuring whole heart function using conventional ultrasound. The Company has developed a suite of applications for all major heart diseases and is actively commercializing the approach to improve cardiac care.
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