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New technology developed at the Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) may extend the benefits of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to many patients whose access to MRI is currently limited. A redesign of the...

safe exercise level, atrial fibrillation, AF, men, women, HRS
New research reports significant differences between men and women with atrial fibrillation (AF) and the safety of intense physical activity. The study found...
HRS, early menopause, atrial fibrillation, Women's Health Study
A largest-of-its kind study has found that women who experience menopause at a younger age are at a decreased risk of atrial fibrillation (AF). The study...
MRI, redesigned, implanted devices, pacemakers, MGH, Bonmassar, RTS
New technology developed at the Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) may extend the benefits of magnetic resonance...
Johns Hopkins, motion-tracking MRI, stroke risk, atrial fibrillation
Researchers from Johns Hopkins performing sophisticated motion studies of heart magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans have found that specific altered...
Medtronic FDA Approval CapSureFix Novus MRI SureScan 5076 Lead
The CapSureFix Novus MRI SureScan 5076 Lead for use with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is approved for MRI scans positioned on
GE Healthcare launched the latest version of its Vivid E9 cardiovascular ultrasound system in May 2012. The Vivid E9 Breakthrough 2012 (...
Intelligent Structured Reporting (ISR) technology, an advanced software decision support system, has been added to the Synapse family of...
A new collection of software applications can be used with the Innova angiography system to better visualize transcatheter structural heart...

Articles

Imricor Medical Systems, Inc. announced the first three cardiac ablation procedures were completed in the first clinical study that is evaluating the...
April 11, 2014 — Medtronic announced CE mark and European launch of the Evera MRI SureScan implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) system, the...
April 27, 2012 — GE Healthcare, a unit of General Electric Company, announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and availability of...
For more than 20 years, radiation oncologists have emphasized the importance of radiation-tolerant heart rhythm devices for use in patients who require...

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-...
8 weeks 2 days ago
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...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...