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Breakthrough Research Demonstrates Contrast Ultrasound Can be Used as Heart Attack Treatment 

Adding the HeartFlow FFRCT Analysis to a standard coronary computed tomography angiogram (cCTA) may change the course of treatment in more than one-third of patients with coronary artery disease. This conclusion was discussed i...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its latest efforts in supporting the Bonn Call for Action, an international list of priorities for radiation protection in medicine for the next decade.

contrast media injectors

There have been several recent advances with contrast media injector technology, including cutting costs by reducing contrast waste and automated data collection for the dose a patient receives. Automated injector systems not only precisely contro...

Toshiba, CT-angiography, hybrid OR
All of the major vendors in the United States introduced new systems and technologies in the past few years to reduce dose and enhance visualization in the...
Siemens, MES contract, William Osler Health System, Ontario, Canada
Canadian hospital William Osler Health System (Osler), based in Ontario, has awarded Siemens Healthcare a Managed Equipment Services (MES) contract worth €110...
IMRIS Inc. received a letter May 26 from the NASDAQ Stock Market stating that it would be delisted and trading suspended on June 4. IMRIS said this was in...
Researchers announce the results of an early study that shows a fused fluoroscopic/ echocardiographic imaging (FFEI) system is feasible and provides improved...
Toshiba, CT angiography, Infinix 4D CT
The Toshiba Infinix 4D CT system enables computed tomography (CT) imaging directly in the cath lab. It integrates an Aquilion Prime CT
The CAAS A-Valve from Pie Medical Imaging BV is the first 510(k)-cleared image analysis technology to determine aortic regurgitation based...

Articles

Toshiba, CT-angiography, hybrid OR
All of the major vendors in the United States introduced new systems and technologies in the past few years to reduce dose and enhance visualization in the...
STEMI, ultrasound to treat heart attacks, ultrasound to treat STEMI
Breakthrough Research Demonstrates Contrast Ultrasound Can be Used as Heart Attack Treatment 
Toshiba, myocardial perfusion, CT perfusion
Cardiac computed tomography angiography (CCTA) is known to have excellent anatomical imaging, but has lacked the ability for functional assessments, requiring...
CT-FFR, Heartflow Analysis, coronary artery disease, EuroPCR, RIPCORD
Adding the HeartFlow FFRCT Analysis to a standard coronary computed tomography angiogram (cCTA) may change the course of treatment in more...

Video Center

Here are a few observations on cardiovascular ultrasound advances I made while attending the 2015...
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The latest advances in cardiovascular echocardiography will be presented at the 2015 American...
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A battle is taking shape in computed tomography (CT), one that pits the tubes that deliver X-...
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webinar, Agfa, radiation dose, digital radiography, Mendelsohn, Sensakovic
The webinar Applying and Evaluating Image Processing to Reduce Radiation Dose in Radiography discusses how image processing can reduce patient dose in digital...
Centricity, webinar, ZFV, ZFP, viewer, remote viewing system, enterprise
Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...