Interventional Radiology

Interventional radiology uses tools like angiography X-ray systems to provide minimally invasive medical diagnosis and treatment using images.

The Revolution Apex intelligent computed tomography (CT) scanner

The Revolution Apex intelligent computed tomography (CT) scanner. Image courtesy of GE Healthcare.

News | RSNA | October 18, 2019
October 18, 2019 — At the 2019 annual meeting of the Radiological...
Canon Medical Launches Alphenix Encore Plus Program
News | Angiography | October 09, 2019
October 9, 2019 — In the complex and fast-paced world of healthcare, customers face the challenge of staying up-to-date...
Brainlab Introduces Loop-X Mobile Intraoperative Imaging Robot
News | Mobile C-Arms | September 26, 2019
September 26, 2019 — Digital medical technology company Brainlab unveiled Loop-X, which it calls the first...
New ESC Guideline Provides Class 1 Recommendation for Coronary CTA
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | September 17, 2019
September 17, 2019 — The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) published new...
The Artis icono biplane angiography system is designed for use in neurointerventions and interventional radiology

The Artis icono biplane angiography system is designed for use in neurointerventions and interventional radiology. Image courtesy of Siemens Healthineers.

Technology | Angiography | September 17, 2019
September 17, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Artis icono, a high-precision family...
Adept Medical Launches Antegrade IR Platform
Technology | Interventional Radiology | September 03, 2019
September 3, 2019 — New Zealand-based Adept Medical announced the launch of the Antegrade IR Platform. Clinically...
Study Finds Growth in Paracentesis and Thoracentesis Procedures

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News | Interventional Radiology | August 27, 2019 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor
August 27, 2019 — A new Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute study assesses temporal and patient-level differences...
Jackson Memorial Hospital Holds Ribbon-cutting for New Cardiac Catheterization Labs
News | Angiography | August 21, 2019
August 21, 2019 — Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami celebrated the opening of two newly renovated...
Boston Scientific Closes Acquisition of BTG plc
News | Interventional Radiology | August 20, 2019
August 20, 2019 — Boston Scientific Corp. announced the completion of its acquisition of BTG plc. pursuant to the...
Profound Medical Receives U.S. FDA 510(k) Clearance for Tulsa-Pro
Technology | Interventional Radiology | August 16, 2019
August 16, 2019 — Profound Medical Corp. announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...
FDA Clears NvisionVLE Imaging System for Pancreatic and Biliary Applications

Image courtesy of NinePoint Medical

Technology | Interventional Radiology | August 14, 2019
August 14, 2019 — NinePoint Medical Inc. announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance to...
International Multidisciplinary Group Publishes Recommendations for Personalized HCC Treatment With Y90 TheraSphere
News | Interventional Radiology | July 31, 2019
July 31, 2019 — New consensus recommendations for personalized treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with BTG’s...
WVU Medicine Installs First Alphenix 4D CT in the U.S.
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | July 24, 2019
July 24, 2019 — The West Virginia University (WVU) Heart and Vascular Institute is the first hospital in the country to...
Mednax National Cardiac Centers of Excellence Program Highlighted at SCCT 2019
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | July 11, 2019
July 11, 2019 — Mednax Inc. and Mednax Radiology Solutions announced that Chief Medical Officer Ricardo C. Cury, M.D.,...
Varian Purchasing Embolic Bead Assets from Boston Scientific
News | Interventional Radiology | July 03, 2019
July 3, 2019 — Varian announced it has signed an asset purchase agreement to acquire the Boston Scientific portfolio of...
GE OEC Elite MiniView

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Feature | Mobile C-Arms | July 01, 2019 | By Paramjit “Romi” Chopra, M.D.
A mobile C-arm is a medical imaging...
Mentice and Siemens Healthineers Integrate VIST Virtual Patient With Artis Icono Angiography System
Technology | Interventional Radiology | June 24, 2019
June 24, 2019 — Siemens Healthineers and Mentice AB announced the collaboration to fully integrate Mentice’s VIST...
DOSIsoft Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Planet Onco Dose Software
Technology | Information Technology | June 20, 2019
June 20, 2019 — DOSIsoft announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to...
Merit Medical Acquires Brightwater Medical Inc.
News | Interventional Radiology | June 19, 2019
June 19, 2019 — Merit Medical Systems Inc. announced it has acquired Brightwater Medical Inc., based in Temecula, Calif...