Cardiac Imaging

Siemens Healthineers, Compressed Sensing technology, MRI, FDA approval, RSNA 2017
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | February 21, 2017

Siemens Healthineers announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the company’s Compressed...

HeartFlow FFRct Analysis, NICE guidance, U.K., United Kingdom, guidelines, stable chest pain
News | Cardiac Imaging | February 14, 2017

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) in the United Kingdom recently issued guidance for use...

RSNA 2016, short-term sleep deprivation effects, heart function, clinical study, cardiac magnetic resonance, CMR strain analysis
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | February 01, 2017

Too little sleep takes a toll on your heart, according to a new study presented at the 2016 annual meeting of the...

Arterys, Cardiac MRI, cardiac MRI advances

An example of the Arterys blood flow imaging assessment software that can help automate cardiac MRI. 

Feature | RSNA 2016 | January 30, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Each year imaging system manufacturers use the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting at the end of...

Apollo Enterprise Imaging, DiACardio, Enterprise Patient Multimedia Manager, EPMM, LVivo Toolbox
Technology | Clinical Decision Support | January 19, 2017

January 19, 2017 — Apollo Enterprise Imaging Corp.

Arterys, Cardio DL cloud application, automated ventricle segmentation, MRI, FDA clearance
Technology | Advanced Visualization | January 09, 2017

January 9, 2017 — Arterys has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S.

Toshiba, Vantage Titan 1.5T cS Edition, MRI, RSNA 2016, cardiac exams, FDA clearance
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 06, 2017

Toshiba Medical announced in November that its Vantage Titan 1.5T/cS Edition magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system...

short-term sleep deprivation, heart function, cardiac magnetic resonance, CMR, RSNA 2016
News | Cardiac Imaging | January 05, 2017

Too little sleep takes a toll on your heart, according to a new study presented at the 2016 annual meeting of the...

Nuclear cardiology, dose reduction, myocardial perfusion imaging
News | Nuclear Imaging | January 05, 2017

January 5, 2017 — Working in concert, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC), the Intersocietal...

Compressed Sensing MRI, Siemens MRI
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 04, 2017

At RSNA 2016, Siemens Healthineers unveiled its groundbreaking Compressed Sensing technology, which overcomes a...

Given, Pillcamp, colonoscopy, Angiodysplasias, capsule Endoscopy, LVAD interference

The Given Imaging PillCam Colon system is an example of a capsule endoscopy device the patient swallows to image the gastrointestinal track.

Feature | Endoscopes | January 03, 2017 | Anamika Kumari

The capsule endoscopy systems offer a hands-free and highly accurate imaging modality for healthcare practitioners...

bundled payments for cardiology, CMS cardiac reimbursements, bundled payments for knee and hip replacements, orthopedic bundled payments
Feature | Business | December 28, 2016

December 29, 2016 — The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) finalized new Medicare alternative payment...

Videos | RSNA 2016 | December 19, 2016

ITN and DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most innovative new technologies being displayed on the...

Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | December 19, 2016

A discussion with Simon Dixon, M.D., MBChB, on the use of fractional flow reserve-computed tomography (FFR-CT) to...

Infinix-i Sky +, RSNA 2016, Toshiba, angiography systems

Toshiba Medical’s Infinix-i product line, including the Infinix-i Sky +, delivers patient access, image quality and safety features for virtually any image-guided procedure, including those in hybrid OR settings.

News | Angiography | November 21, 2016

November 21, 2016 – Healthcare providers seeking versatile imaging technology for their angiography needs can find a...

Arterys, 4-D Flow software, cardiac MRI, RSNA 2016
News | Advanced Visualization | November 21, 2016

Arterys will showcase its recently U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)-cleared Arterys Software platform...

PET/CT, atherosclerotic plaque detection, Stanford University

Application of dual-modality optical and PET/CT activity-based probe in experimental carotid inflammation model. Coronal noninvasive PET/CT scans of (A) healthy and (B) diseased mice with and without ligated carotid arteries respectively. Inset images show optical ex vivo florescence imagining of (A) healthy and (B) diseased carotid arteries.  PET/CT and optical images courtesy of Xiaowei Ma, Toshinobu Saito and Nimali Withana.

News | PET-CT | November 01, 2016

Researchers at Stanford University have demonstrated for the first time the use of a dual optical and positron...

GE Healthcare, Revolution CT, Whisper Drive, RSNA 2016, cardiac imaging
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 31, 2016

At the 2016 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA 2016), GE Healthcare will introduce...

Philips, Lumify smart-device ultrasound, S4-1 cardiac transducer, RSNA 2016
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | October 14, 2016

October 14, 2016 — Philips announced at The American College of Emergency Physicians' (ACEP) annual meeting that it...

chemotherapy, radiation therapy

Epsilon’s EchoInsight software is used to help evaluate cardiotoxcity due to chemotherapy or radiation therapy.

Feature | Radiation Oncology | September 07, 2016 | By Dave Fornell

Cardio-oncology is an emerging field that combines the expertise of both cardiology and oncology to assess and treat...

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