Stroke

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for stroke. This includes both diagosis and treatment of stroke, stroke imaging, pharmaceuticals and interventional stroke technologies.

Mobile Stroke Unit Gets Patients Quicker Treatment Than Traditional Ambulance

Image courtesy of UTHealth McGovern Medical School

News | Stroke | August 16, 2019
August 16, 2019 — Every second counts for stroke...
Statins Reduce Stroke, Cardiovascular Risk in Cancer Patients Following Radiation
News | Cardio-oncology | July 29, 2019
July 29, 2019 — Cancer patients taking cholesterol-lowering statin medication following...
Third FDA Clearance Announced for Zebra-Med's AI Solution for Brain Bleed Alerts
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | June 19, 2019
June 19, 2019 — Zebra Medical Vision announced it has received its third U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k...
Brain images that have been pre-reviewed by the Viz.AI artificial intelligence software to identify a stroke. The software automatically sends and alert to the attending physician's smartphone with links to the imaging for a final human assessment to help speed the time to diagnosis and treatment. Depending on the type of stroke, quick action is needed to either activate the neuro-interventional lab or to administer tPA. Photo by Dave Fornell.

Brain images that have been pre-reviewed by the Viz.AI artificial intelligence software to identify a stroke. The software automatically sends and alert to the attending physician's smartphone with links to the imaging for a final human assessment to help speed the time to diagnosis and treatment. Depending on the type of stroke, quick action is needed to either activate the neuro-interventional lab or to administer tPA. Photo by Dave Fornell.

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | May 17, 2019 | Inga Shugalo
With its increasing role in medical imaging,...
360 degree view inside an Interventional radiology lab at Henry Ford Hospital used for neuro-interventions and stroke.
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | May 06, 2019
This is a 360 degree photo view inside the neuro-interventional radiology lab at ...
Videos | Artificial Intelligence | March 28, 2019
ITN Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most interesting new...
New Stroke Training Model Improves Access to Life-Saving Care
News | Stroke | March 27, 2019
March 27, 2019 — Training ...
Gregory W. Albers, M.D., Receives Distinguished Clinical Research Achievement Award for Stroke Research
News | Stroke | March 19, 2019
March 19, 2019 – iSchemaView announced the company’s co-founder Gregory Albers, M.D., has received the Distinguished...
Iron Measurements With MRI Reveal Stroke's Impact on Brain

Images show illustrative examples of visual R2? modifications within substantia nigra (SN) at baseline (24-72 h) and follow-up (1 y) in striatum (participants 1 and 2) and control groups (participants 3 and 4). Image courtesy of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).

News | Stroke | March 12, 2019
March 12, 2019 — A simple ...
iSchemaView Launches RAPID Angio
Technology | Angiography | March 01, 2019
March 1, 2019 — iSchemaView announced the release of RAPID Angio, a complete...
MaxQ AI's Accipio Software Integrated to GE's Smart Subscription Platform
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | January 29, 2019
January 29, 2019 — MaxQ AI and GE Healthcare announced that MaxQ's Accipio...
NeuroLogica and MaxQ AI Announce Distribution Agreement
News | Stroke | November 30, 2018
November 30, 2018 – Clinical diagnostics intelligence platform company MaxQ AI and Samsung NeuroLogica announced a...
Vital Showcases Enterprise Imaging Advances at RSNA 2018

Global Illumination from Vital Images

News | Enterprise Imaging | November 28, 2018
November 28, 2018 — Vital, a Canon Group company, will highlight the latest additions to its...
iSchemaView RAPID Technology Now Installed in More Than 500 Stroke Centers
News | Neuro Imaging | August 27, 2018
August 27, 2018 — iSchemaView announced that more than 575...
iSchemaView Brings RAPID Imaging Platform to Australia and New Zealand
News | Stroke | July 13, 2018
July 13, 2018 – iSchemaView has signed Diagnostic Imaging Australia (DIA) to be the exclusive distributor for the RAPID...
IAC Awards First CT Accreditation for a Mobile Stroke Unit
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 09, 2018
July 9, 2018 — The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) recently recognized the University of Tennessee Health...
Peter Juodka, RT(CT) operates the 16-slice Siemens Somatom Scope CT scanner in the mobile stroke unit to assess stroke patients immediately at the call site.

Peter Juodka, RT(CT) operates the 16-slice Siemens Somatom Scope CT scanner in the mobile stroke unit to assess stroke patients immediately at the call site.

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 03, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis
Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the United States, responsible for more than 140,000 deaths in some of...