Interventional Radiology

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

HeartFlow Announces New Commercial Coverage With UnitedHealthcare
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 03, 2018
July 3, 2018 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that UnitedHealthcare now...
Embolx Announces FDA Clearance of Next-generation Sniper Balloon Occlusion Microcatheter
Technology | Interventional Radiology | June 29, 2018
June 29, 2018 — Embolx Inc. has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its next...
Guerbet Launches Pair of Microcatheters for Interventional Radiology Procedures
Technology | Interventional Radiology | May 23, 2018
May 23, 2018 — Guerbet LLC USA announced the upcoming launch of SeQure and DraKon, two novel microcatheters for tumor...
FAST Study Demonstrates High Diagnostic Accuracy of CAAS vFFR
Technology | Angiography | May 22, 2018
May 22 2018 — Pie Medical Imaging announced that clinical data on its CAAS vFFR (Cardiovascular Angiographic Analysis...
Melania Trump in hospital to undergo an interventional radiology (IR) catheter embolization procedure in her kidneys. Angiogram of a kidney.

First Lady Melania Trump in hospital to undergo an interventional radiology (IR) catheter embolization procedure in her kidneys. The left image is an example of a kidney angiogram to highlight the renal blood vessels during an interventional procedure.

News | Interventional Radiology | May 15, 2018 | Dave Fornell
May 15, 2018 — U.S. First Lady Melania Trump underwent an interventional radiology embolization procedure to treat a...
Capitol Hill Briefing Explores Role of Interventional Radiology in Healthcare
News | Interventional Radiology | May 09, 2018
May 9, 2018 — The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), in conjunction with Rep. Mia Love (R-Utah) participated in...
Body Vision Medical Receives FDA Clearance for LungVision Tool
Technology | Lung Cancer | May 09, 2018
May 9, 2018 — Body Vision Medical received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market their...
360 View of a Cath Lab at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
360 Photos | Angiography | May 03, 2018
A 360 degree view of the newest cath lab at...
Guideline updates and clinical research highlight the need for improved understanding of gender differences by clinicians and patients
Feature | Women's Health | May 03, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis
Clinical research has revealed men and women often have different presentations for cardiovascular disease (CVD). This...
GE's OEC Elite CFD

GE's OEC Elite CFD

Feature | Mobile C-Arms | April 18, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis
The market for mobile C-arm...
Medical Societies Issue Revised, Patient-Centered Measures for Stroke Interventions
News | Stroke | April 02, 2018
April 2, 2018 — Revised guidelines for the nonsurgical, image-guided...
Radiologist Uses Virtual Reality as Interventional Radiology Teaching Tool

Ziv Haskal, M.D., of the University of Virginia Health System, steps into virtual reality. Image courtesy of Josh Barney, UVA Health System

News | Interventional Radiology | March 27, 2018
March 27, 2018 — Physicians, trainees and even laypeople can now stand right beside an expert radiologist as he...
3-D Printed Models Improve Medical Student Training
News | Medical 3-D Printing | March 23, 2018
March 23, 2018 — A relatively inexpensive...
ECR 2018 Spotlights Artificial Intelligence and Current Radiology Trends
News | Interventional Radiology | February 21, 2018
February 21, 2018 — The European Congress of Radiology (ECR) announced the theme of its 2018 annual meeting, Feb. 28-...
Varian Signs Agreement to Acquire Sirtex
News | Radiation Therapy | January 31, 2018
January 31, 2018 — Varian Medical Systems announced it has signed an agreement to acquire all the outstanding shares of...
Imricor Announces Enrollment Completion for Clinical Study on Vision-MR Ablation Catheter
News | Interventional Radiology | January 23, 2018
January 23, 2018 – Imricor Medical Systems announced completion of enrollment for the...
Philips Introduces Technology Maximizer Program for Imaging Equipment Upgrades
Technology | Radiology Imaging | January 17, 2018
January 17, 2018 — Philips recently announced the launch of Technology Maximizer, a cross-modality program designed to...