Angiography

Angiography X-ray systems are the center piece of the catheterization lab, interventional lab and hybrid OR. The systems offer a fluoroscopic X-ray view of the anatomy to guide diagnostic and interventional procedures.

HeartFlow, FFR-CT Analysis, next-generation platform, second FDA clearance
Technology | CT Angiography (CTA) | June 29, 2016
June 29, 2016 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that it is launching its next generation of the HeartFlow FFR-CT Analysis. The...
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
June 13, 2016 — GE Healthcare and Getinge Group announced the U.S. launch of a new, highly flexible angiography...
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. The...
Toshiba, Infinix 4-D CT, first U.S. install, Arkansas cancer center
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 26, 2016
May 26, 2016 — Cancer patients at the Carti Cancer Center, Little Rock, Ark., now have access to the latest innovation...
Technology | Radiology Imaging | May 18, 2016
May 18, 2016 — The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) recently announced its launch of the IAC QI Self-...
Whale's bi-plane mobile C-arm system.

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
March 14, 2016 — Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared three brand-new...
BTG, LC Bead LUMI, radiopaque embolic bead, Philips Healthcare, Live Image Guidance, liver cancer
News | Interventional Radiology | February 09, 2016
February 9, 2016 — BTG plc and Royal Philips announced a significant milestone in their collaboration with the...
St. Jude Medical, Optis Mobile Sytem, Europe and Japan launch, OCT and angiography
News | Cardiac Imaging | February 08, 2016
February 8, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the launch of the company’s Optis Mobile System in Japan and Europe...
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
Angiographic imaging system vendors have developed several new technologies to address emerging cath lab trends,...
ECRI Institute, Rate This Model, medical equipment, review/rating tool
News | Radiology Business | January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016 — Now, medical technology purchasers and users have an instant online forum to rate and review...
ISO 15382:2015, measuring radiation exposure, dosimeter
News | Radiation Dose Management | January 13, 2016
January 13, 2016 — Ionizing radiation can save lives, but it can also cause serious harm. Getting the right...
Toshiba May Sell its Healthcare Division as Part of its Financial Reforms
News | Radiology Imaging | December 28, 2015 | Dave Fornell
December 28, 2015 — Toshiba announced Dec. 21 it is considering selling off its healthcare division as part of its...
Toshiba, Ziehm, partnership, fixed mobile C-arms

Image courtesy of Ziehm Imaging Inc.

Technology | Mobile C-Arms | December 15, 2015
December 15, 2015 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. is now making mobile C-arms available to its customers in the...
Technology | Angiography | December 14, 2015
December 14, 2015 — Toshiba is making it easier to plan for system installation with Envision 360, the industry’s first...
An example of Vessel Assist used to create vessel centerlines through a CTO to help guide revascularization in the cath lab.

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...
Infinix 4DCT
Technology | Angiography | December 14, 2015
December 14, 2015 — The industry’s first seamless integration of interventional radiology (IR) and CT technology into...
Videos | RSNA 2015 | December 11, 2015
ITN/DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shows his choices for some of the most innovative new imaging technologies on the expo...
News | Radiation Dose Management | December 09, 2015
The eighth Image Wisely Radiation Safety Case — C-arm Based Cone Beam CT in Interventional Radiology — is now available...
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News | Interventional Radiology | December 01, 2015
December 1, 2015 — An interventional radiology technique shows promise for helping morbidly obese patients lose weight...