Angiography

atomic bombs, radiation exposure, long-term health effects, Bertrand Jordan, study
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 19, 2016
The detonation of atomic bombs over the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 resulted in horrific...
GE Healthcare, OEC Elite MiniView mini C-arm
Technology | Mobile C-Arms | August 17, 2016
August 17, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced the release of the OEC Elite MiniView C-arm, a new imaging system designed
Siemens Healthineers, Enterprise Services, ES, U.S. launch
Technology | Imaging | July 19, 2016
July 19, 2016 — Siemens Healthineers recently introduced an expanded Services portfolio, known as Enterprise Services
Vital Images, Vitrea 7 advanced visualization software, SCCT 2016
Technology | Advanced Visualization | June 30, 2016
Vital Images Inc. recently launched version 7 of its Vitrea advanced visualization software. This application-based...
HeartFlow, FFR-CT Analysis, next-generation platform, second FDA clearance
Technology | CT Angiography (CTA) | June 29, 2016
HeartFlow Inc. announced that it is launching its next generation of the HeartFlow FFR-CT Analysis. The result of years...
GE Healthcare, Getinge Group, Maquet, Discovery IGS 730 angiography system, Magnus operating table, integrated, hybrid OR

GE Healthcare's Discovery IGS 730 angiography system

Technology | Angiography | June 13, 2016
GE Healthcare and Getinge Group announced the U.S. launch of a new, highly flexible angiography solution for surgery,...
VirtaMed, ArthroS Hip Module, arthroscopic hip procedure simulator
Technology | Simulators | June 02, 2016
June 2, 2016 — VirtaMed introduced the ArthroS Hip Module at the EFORT Congress in Geneva, Switzerland, June 1-3.
Toshiba, Infinix 4-D CT, first U.S. install, Arkansas cancer center
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 26, 2016
Cancer patients at the Carti Cancer Center, Little Rock, Ark., now have access to the latest innovation in diagnostic...
Technology | Imaging | May 18, 2016
May 18, 2016 — The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) recently announced its launch of the IAC QI Self-Asse

Photo courtesy of Whale Imaging

Feature | Mobile C-Arms | April 05, 2016 | Jeff Zagoudis
Now more than ever, thanks to healthcare reform, hospitals and clinics are having to find innovative ways to be...
Siemens, FDA approval, Cios mobile C-arms, Connect, Fusion, Select

Cios Fusion image courtesy of Siemens Healthcare

Technology | Mobile C-Arms | March 14, 2016
Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared three brand-new system models in...
BTG, LC Bead LUMI, radiopaque embolic bead, Philips Healthcare, Live Image Guidance, liver cancer
News | Interventional Radiology | February 09, 2016
BTG plc and Royal Philips announced a significant milestone in their collaboration with the treatment of the first...
St. Jude Medical, Optis Mobile Sytem, Europe and Japan launch, OCT and angiography
News | Cardiac Imaging | February 08, 2016
St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the launch of the company’s Optis Mobile System in Japan and Europe. The diagnostic...
Toshiba, CT-angiography, hybrid OR

Toshiba recently introduced a new line of combined CT and angiography systems, allowing true CT imaging on demand in the interventional lab.

Feature | January 27, 2016 | Dave Fornell
All of the major vendors in the United States introduced new systems and technologies in the past few years to reduce...
ECRI Institute, Rate This Model, medical equipment, review/rating tool
News | Business | January 25, 2016
Now, medical technology purchasers and users have an instant online forum to rate and review technologies they are...
ISO 15382:2015, measuring radiation exposure, dosimeter
News | Radiation Dose Management | January 13, 2016
Ionizing radiation can save lives, but it can also cause serious harm. Getting the right measurement of exposure to...
News | Imaging | December 28, 2015 | Dave Fornell
December 28, 2015 — Toshiba announced Dec.
Toshiba, Ziehm, partnership, fixed mobile C-arms

Image courtesy of Ziehm Imaging Inc.

Technology | Mobile C-Arms | December 15, 2015
Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. is now making mobile C-arms available to its customers in the United States...
Technology | Angiography | December 14, 2015
Toshiba is making it easier to plan for system installation with Envision 360, the industry’s first interactive and...

An example of Vessel Assist used to create vessel centerlines through a CTO to help guide revascularization in the cath lab.

Technology | Angiography | December 14, 2015
December 14, 2015 — As the field of interventional medicine grows, so do the challenges for clinicians to plan, guide
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