Interventional Radiology

Pie Medical Imaging, Frost & Sullivan, technology leadership, CAAS, cardiovascular diagnostics

CAAS MRV is part of Pie Medical Imaging's suite of imaging solutions for quantitative cardiovascular diagnosis and treatment planning.

News | Cardiac Imaging | September 01, 2015
Based on its recent analysis of the cardiovascular image management market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Pie Medical...
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 | July 07, 2015 | Dave Fornell
All of the major vendors in the United States introduced new systems and technologies in the past few years to reduce...
Siemens, MES contract, William Osler Health System, Ontario, Canada
News | Molecular Imaging | June 26, 2015
Canadian hospital William Osler Health System (Osler), based in Ontario, has awarded Siemens Healthcare a Managed...
News | June 18, 2015
IMRIS Inc. received a letter May 26 from the NASDAQ Stock Market stating that it would be delisted and trading...
News | June 12, 2015
Researchers announce the results of an early study that shows a fused fluoroscopic/ echocardiographic imaging (FFEI)...
Visipaque, IOCM, LOCM, angioplasty, EuroPCR 2015
News | May 22, 2015
Significantly fewer renal and cardiac events are associated with angioplasty procedures using isosmolar contrast medium...
Shimadzu, Trinias, first West Coast installation, Kalispell
News | May 19, 2015
Shimadzu Medical Systems USA announced the first U.S. West Coast installation of its Trinias C-12 high performance “...
RaySafe i2 real-time dose monitoring, radiation dose monitoring, cath lab

Real time radiation dose monitoring in the cath lab enables staff to see their level of exposure any time and can alert them when their levels are spiking. Staff wearing RaySafe i2 real-time dose monitoring badges.

Feature | May 07, 2015
Physicians and staff working in cath labs are constantly exposed to direct X-ray beams and scatter radiation....
Edward Diethrich, ORSIF, fluoroscopy, radiation, risks, documentary
News | May 07, 2015
The Organization for Occupational Safety in Interventional Fluoroscopy (ORSIF) announced the release of a new...
radiation dose monitoring, cath lab dose monitoring, Raysafe

Staff at Lawrence General Hospital are wearing the RaySafe i2 color-coded dosimeters to monitor personal radiation exposure while performing a procedure.

Feature | May 04, 2015 | Lori M. Weir, M.D.
It’s the invisible elephant in radiology — radiation exposure. As physicians, we know all too well that exposure to...
ORSIF, fluoroscopy, interventional, health risks, awareness
Feature | April 08, 2015
A new non-profit association, the Organization for Occupational Radiation Safety in Interventional Fluoroscopy (ORSIF...
News | March 26, 2015
March 26, 2015 — Siemens Healthcare introduced a new angiography system and new cardiac ultrasound apps at the 2015...
Toshiba, CT angiography, Infinix 4D CT
Technology | March 25, 2015
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Toshiba America Medical Systems new Infinix 4D CT system to...
Bonn Call for Action, FDA, radiation exposure, medical imaging, update
Feature | March 25, 2015
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its latest efforts in supporting the Bonn Call for Action, an...
Toshiba, Infinix 4-D CT, angiography, interventional radiology,

Image courtesy of Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.

News | March 13, 2015
Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.’s Infinix 4DCT provides clinicians with faster, safer and more accurate...
Toshiba, Dose Tracking System, DTS, cardiovascular x-ray
News | March 12, 2015
Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.’s Dose Tracking System makes interventional procedures safer for patients by...
Siemens, KLAS, preferred vendor, partnership agreements
News | March 12, 2015
In a recent survey by the KLAS research firm, Siemens Healthcare was the designated vendor for healthcare providers in...
BPH, prostate, interventional radiology, PAE, embolization, SIR
News | March 12, 2015
Men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), have a new, breakthrough treatment option that is less invasive and has...
News | March 12, 2015
An innovative interventional radiology treatment has been found to offer chronic migraine sufferers sustained relief of...
interventional radiology, chronic plantar fasciitis, society, SIR, Rahul Razdan
News | March 12, 2015
Patients suffering from chronic plantar fasciitis now have a new weapon against this debilitating foot ailment,...
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