Cardiac Diagnostics

mobile device integration with CVIS, pre-hospital ECG

As the world becomes more wired and mobile devices offer instant access to email, apps and the Web, it is only natural this technology is migrating into the healthcare sector, where physicians are seeking workflows similar to what they are familia...

Trends and new technology for cardiac computed tomography angiography (CCTA) were highlighted during the 2012 Society of Cardiovascular CT (SCCT) annual scientific meeting in July in Baltimore, Md.  Major topics included the development of fr...

Coronary angiography is unable to accurately predict the severity of vessel narrowing, suggesting fractional flow reserve (FFR) functional tests should be added to help determine if a patient needs revascularization. This was according to research...

During a time when the U.S. healthcare reform is on the minds of many within the medical community, physicians and hospital administrators are continuously looking for ways to cut spending. One avenue that physicians and hospitals are exploring is...

Carotid Artery MRI Systems Clinical Study Trial Cath Lab Cardiac Diagnostics
Noninvasive imaging of carotid artery plaque with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can accurately predict future cardiovascular events like strokes and...
syngo.via, Siemens, iPhone, remote image access
As the world becomes more wired and mobile devices offer instant access to email, apps and the Web, it is only natural this technology is migrating into the...
Information technology Patient monitoring ecg EMR Philips accenture google glass
Royal Philips and Accenture announced the creation of a proof-of-concept (POC) demonstration that uses a Google Glass head-mounted display for researching ways...
The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) has released a list of five interventions whose appropriateness physicians and patients should discuss as part...
The portable Panasonic CardioHealth Station is an automated and portable cardiovascular imaging device that aims to complement traditional
The comprehensive Horizon Cardiology cardiovascular information system (CVIS) version 12.2 provides performance and usability improvements...
New works-in-progress advanced visualization technology allows clinicians to automatically apply supercomputing algorithms for the analysis...

Articles

Carotid Artery MRI Systems Clinical Study Trial Cath Lab Cardiac Diagnostics
Noninvasive imaging of carotid artery plaque with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can accurately predict future cardiovascular events like strokes and...
pre-hospital ECG, physio-Control, LifeNet, STEMI alert system
As the world becomes more wired and mobile devices offer instant access to email, apps and the Web, it is only natural this technology is migrating into the...
The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) has released a list of five interventions whose appropriateness physicians and patients should discuss as part...
  Time Magazine releases the dramatic findings of a months-long investigation by contributor Steven Brill into how outrageous pricing and egregious...

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The 24th Annual Interdisciplinary Breast Center Conference (NCoBC 2014), sponsored by the National...
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This webinar will allow clinicians to learn more about the breast imaging application available with GE Healthcare's unified Web-based viewer. Available applications and technologies include...
The webinar "PET/CT: A New Frontier" discusses potential benefits of digital relative to analog PET/CT. The session will discuss how digital PET can improve image quality, lesion detection and...
Lydia Liao spectral mammography
During this webinar, Lydia Liao,  M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., presented an overview of contrast-enhanced spectral mammography technology and shared cases where SenoBright has...