Angiography

Angiography X-ray systems are the center piece of the catheterization lab, interventional lab and hybrid OR. The systems offer a fluoroscopic X-ray view of the anatomy to guide diagnostic and interventional procedures.

Volcano, Philips, acquisition, FFR, IVUS

Volcano's IVUS system with virtual histology, which shows a color code for the hardness of materials that make up coronary artery plaque.

Feature | December 17, 2014
December 17, 2014 — Philips Healthcare and Volcano Corp. entered into a definitive merger agreement, where Philips will...
C-arms, mobile R/F systems, Digital Radiography Systems, RSNA 2014

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Technology | December 17, 2014
December 18, 2014 — Thales Group launched new products at...
Angiography systems, CT systems, Hybrid OR, RSNA 2014

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Technology | December 15, 2014
December 15, 2014 — As the first integration between Interventional Radiology (IR) and CT technology, Toshiba’s...
New Siemens Angiography Apps Enhance Diagnostic Capability

A comparison of 3-D, CT-like rotational angiography acquisitions both with and without syngo.DynaCT Smart software filtering for metal artifact.

Technology | December 12, 2014
December 12, 2014 — Siemens Healthcare presented two new clinical applications for angiography at the 2014 Radiological...
RSNA 2014, surgical tables, radiographic, radiation dose management

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Technology | December 01, 2014
December 4, 2014 — Biodex showcased its latest line of medical imaging tables and Clear-Lead Shielding at RSNA 2014....
Ziehm Imaging, Vision RFD 3-D, Solo Portable, mobile C-arm

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Technology | November 30, 2014
November 30, 2014 — At this year’s RSNA annual meeting, Ziehm Imaging will highlight Ziehm Vision RFD 3-D, a 3-D C-arm...
CompView Introduces U-Series NuBOOM Mounts at RSNA 2014
Technology | November 26, 2014
November 26, 2014 — CompView Medical (CVM) debuts the M2u and M4u, its latest design of NuBOOM, an all-in-one equipment...
News | November 14, 2014
Nov. 14, 2014 – Prestige Medical Imaging (PMI) will partner with VuCOMP Inc., a developer of advanced computer vision...
Toshiba Kalare With Flat Panel Detector Receives FDA Clearance
Technology | November 04, 2014
November 4, 2014 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.’s Kalare radiographic and fluoroscopy (R/F) digital X-ray...
 X-Ray system_from Carestream Image acquisition software
News | October 24, 2014
October 24, 2014 — The quality and resolution of X-ray images depends on the characteristics of the focal point, the...
Technology | October 20, 2014
October 20, 2014 — Sony Electronics’ Medical Systems Division is highlighting four new medical printers at RSNA 2014:...
Siemens Artis one

The Siemens Artis one angiography system

News | October 01, 2014
October 1, 2014 — St. Johns Hospital and Medical Center in Detroit recently became the first U.S. healthcare facility...
AHA Says Radiation Risks Should be Considered Before Heart Imaging
Feature | September 29, 2014
September 29, 2014 — Before undergoing cardiac imaging procedures involving radiation, healthcare providers should help...
Allura Clarity

The Philips Allura Clarity is an example of a next-generation angiography system that offers new technology to help lower dose by 50 to 75 percent.

Feature | September 03, 2014 | Dave Fornell
Angiographic imaging system vendors have developed several new technologies to address emerging cath lab trends,...
Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics 2014 Infinix X-ray Toshiba

Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics 2014 Infinix cardiovascular X-ray Toshiba

News | August 19, 2014
August 19, 2014 — At the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) 2014 meeting Sept. 13-17, Toshiba will display...
News | June 24, 2014
June 24, 2014 — Shimadzu Medical Systems USA has announced that its Dallas-headquartered direct sales and service...
 picasso woman with green hat.
Feature | June 03, 2014 | Greg Freiherr
An art critic once wrote, “If all women resembled those painted by Picasso, the Earth would be depopulated toward the...
GE Healthcare Discovery IGS 740 Mobile Angiography System FDA Approval
Technology | May 07, 2014
May 7, 2014 — GE Healthcare received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its Discovery IGS 740, a new...
Siemens Announces FDA Clearance of Artis one Angiography System
Feature | May 06, 2014
May 6, 2014 — Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Artis one...
Shimadzu Sonialvision G4 Radiographic Fluoroscopy Systems RSNA 2014
Technology | April 30, 2014
April 30, 2014 — Shimadzu Medical Systems USA has announced that the Sonialvision G4 universal digital...