Cardiac Imaging

The cardiac imaging channel includes the modalities of computed tomography (CT), cardiac ultrasound (echocardiography), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear imaging (PET and SPECT), and angiography.

FDA Approves Bayer's Gadavist Contrast for Cardiac MRI in Adult Coronary Artery Disease Patients
Technology | Contrast Media | July 15, 2019

July 15, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Gadavist injection for use in cardiac...

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...

360 Photos | Ultrasound Imaging | July 11, 2019

This 360 degree photo shows a basic, point-of-care cardiac echocardiogram being performed using a smartphone turned...

360 Photos | Ultrasound Imaging | July 09, 2019

A view of a mitral valve on a GE Healthcare Vivid E95 ...

Jonathon Leipsic Awarded 2019 DeHaan Award for Innovation in Cardiology
News | Cardiac Imaging | July 08, 2019

July 8, 2019 – Jonathon A. Leipsic, M.D., FSCCT, is the recipient of the 2019 DeHaan Award for Innovation in...

360 Photos | Ultrasound Imaging | July 08, 2019

This is a 360 degree view of a live cardiac echo demonstration for the Siemens Healthineers Acuson SC2000...

3D Auto RV application image courtesy of Philips Healthcare

3D Auto RV application image courtesy of Philips Healthcare

Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 02, 2019

July 2, 2019 — Philips recently announced new advanced automation capabilities on its Epiq CVx and Epiq CVxi...

Konica Minolta Healthcare Partners With DiA Imaging Analysis for AI-based Cardiac Ultrasound Analysis
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 02, 2019

July 2, 2019 — DiA Imaging Analysis has partnered with Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. to expand analysis...

vRad Presents AI Model to Assess Probability of Aortic Dissection
News | Artificial Intelligence | July 01, 2019

July 1, 2019 – vRad (Virtual Radiologic), a Mednax company recently made a scientific presentation, “...

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...

LVivo EF Comparable to MRI, Contrast Echo in Assessing Ejection Fraction
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 19, 2019

June 19, 2019 — DiA Imaging Analysis announced the presentation of two studies assessing the performance and...

Materialise Receives FDA Clearance for Cardiovascular Planning Software Suite
Technology | Advanced Visualization | June 13, 2019

June 13, 2019 — Three-dimensional (3-D) printing software and solutions company Materialise has received U.S. Food...

A high-fidelity 3-D tractography of the left ventricle heart muscle fibers of a mouse

Figure 1. A high-fidelity 3-D tractography of the left ventricle heart muscle fibers of a mouse from Amsterdam Ph.D. researcher Gustav Strijkers.

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | June 07, 2019

June 7, 2019 — The Amsterdam University Medical Center has won MR Solutions’ Image of the Year 2019 award for the...

At ACC 2019, Siemens unveiled a version of its go.Top CT optimized for cardiovascular imaging. The newly packaged scanner can generate data needed to do  CT-based FFR (fractional flow reserve).

At ACC 2019, Siemens unveiled a version of its go.Top CT optimized for cardiovascular imaging. The newly packaged scanner can generate data needed to do
CT-based FFR (fractional flow reserve).

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | May 31, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

The fingerprints of value-added medicine were all over products and works-in-progress on the exhibit floor of the...

Baylor Scott White Heart Hospital Siemens Flash CT system used for dedicated cardiac CT scans, CCTA, CTA.
360 Photos | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 20, 2019

This is a 360 degree photo of a Siemens Somatom Force 64-slice, dual-source computed tomography (CT) system...