Interventional Radiology

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...
Technology | Interventional Radiology | January 15, 2016
Teleflex Inc. has acquired privately held Nostix LLC, developer of innovative tip confirmation systems that are used to...
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
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 f
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...
RSNA 2015, patient mood, impact on interventional procedure results, nadja Kadom
News | Interventional Radiology | December 03, 2015
Feeling high levels of distress, fear and hostility prior to undergoing an angioplasty or other interventional...
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | December 01, 2015
December 1, 2015 — Philips  introduced the DoseWise Portal 2.0, a comprehensive...
News | Interventional Radiology | December 01, 2015
December 1, 2015 — An interventional radiology technique shows promise for helping morbidly obese patients lose weigh
3-d imaging, rsna 2014, angiography systems, radiographic

Image courtesy of Biodex

Technology | November 11, 2015
Biodex showcased its latest line of medical imaging tables and Clear-Lead Shielding at RSNA.
News | Mobile C-Arms | November 03, 2015
Ziehm Imaging has been awarded with the Bronze Stevie Award in the category "Best New Product or Service of the Year
C-arm multipurpose system, X-ray
News | Radiographic Fluoroscopy (RF) | November 03, 2015
Expanding the clinical capabilities of limited R&F room space with the industry’s smallest tilting C-arm multipur
OrthoGrid Systems, HipGrid Drone, intraoperative radiographic alignment system, total hip replacement, THR

HipGrid image courtesy of OrthoGrid Systems

Technology | Orthopedic Imaging | November 02, 2015
OrthoGrid Systems announced the release of the new HipGrid Drone intraoperative radiographic alignment system for both...
Shimadzu, MIX package, Trinias Cardiovascular suites, U.S. availability

Image courtesy of Shimadzu Medical Systems

Technology | Angiography | October 08, 2015
Shimadzu Medical Systems USA announced the availability of the MIX package for the Trinias Cardiovascular suites. Based...
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