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.

BlueCross BlueShield Companies in Eight States Issue Positive Medical Policies for HeartFlow FFRct Analysis
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | December 28, 2017
December 28, 2017 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that Health Care Service Corp. (HCSC), which operates Blue Cross and Blue...
Siemens Healthineers Strengthens CT Portfolio With Four New Systems at RSNA 2017

The Somatom Force with the new FAST 3-D Camera

Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 14, 2017
December 14, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers introduced four new computed tomography (CT) scanners across two platforms at...
Toshiba Medical Introduces Aquilion Prime SP CT System at RSNA 2017
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 13, 2017
December 13, 2017 — Toshiba Medical, a Canon Group company, introduced its new Aquilion Prime SP computed tomography (...
Toshiba Vantage Galan 3T XGO Edition MRI Features New Advanced Gradient

MRI of the brain performed on the Galan 3T utilizing the 32-channel Head SPEEDER Coil

Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 11, 2017
December 11, 2017 — Toshiba Medical, a Canon Group company, demonstrated the Vantage Galan 3T XGO Edition magnetic...
Toshiba Launches Vantage Elan Zen Edition MR for Enhanced Patient Comfort
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 05, 2017
December 4, 2017 — Toshiba Medical, a Canon Group company, introduced its newest magnetic resonance (MR) system, the...
News | Cardiac PACS | November 22, 2017
November 22, 2017 — Lumedx Corp. will present the latest in cardiovascular (CV) imaging, data management and next-...
Dee Dee Wang, M.D., runs Henry Ford Hospital's 3-D printing lab that supports its complex structural heart program.

Dee Dee Wang, M.D., runs Henry Ford Hospital's 3-D printing lab that supports its complex structural heart program.

Feature | Medical 3-D Printing | November 17, 2017
Three-dimensional (3-D) printed anatomic models created from a patient’s computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance...
Videos | Medical 3-D Printing | November 17, 2017
Dee Dee Wang, M.D., Director, Structural Heart Imaging at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, explains how her center uses 3-...
Arterys Completes Series B to Accelerate Product Commercialization
News | Advanced Visualization | November 15, 2017
November 15, 2017 — Arterys Inc. announced the close of its $30M Series B financing round. The investment was led by...
Siemens Healthineers Introduces Share360 Tailored Service Portfolio
News | Radiology Imaging | November 10, 2017
November 10, 2017 — To address the specific needs of medical imaging clinical engineering departments nationwide,...
GE Healthcare and Medis Collaborate to Expand Availability of Quantitative Flow Ratio Software
News | Angiography | November 10, 2017
November 10, 2017 — GE Healthcare and Dutch-based cardiovascular imaging software provider Medis announced at the 2017...
3D CT image reconstruction of the thoracic organs and the heart using Philips software.
Webinar | Advanced Visualization | November 07, 2017
The webinar “Innovation and Success in 3D-inspired Development of the Business and Clinical Practice,” took place Dec....
Philips Announces Findings of Patient Experience in Imaging Research
News | Radiology Imaging | October 24, 2017
October 24, 2017 — Philips recently announced the key findings of its research focused on the patient experience in...
Appropriate Use Criteria Published for Valvular Heart Disease Imaging Tests
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 16, 2017
October 16, 2017 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with several partnering societies, recently released...
ASNC and ASE Team Up to Expand ImageGuide Registry
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | October 12, 2017
October 12, 2017 — The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) and the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE...
ACR Appropriateness Criteria Add Topics, Increase Diagnostic Imaging Clinical Scenarios
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 11, 2017
October 11, 2017 — Radiologists can enhance the quality and effectiveness of care with the newest release of the ACR...
Medis Releases QAngio CT v3.1
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 09, 2017
October 9, 2017 — Medis has released a new version of its QAngio CT (computed tomography), which can now be launched...
Toshiba Showcases MRI Workflow Enhancements at RSNA 2017
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | September 21, 2017
September 21, 2017 — Toshiba Medical will highlight its latest magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technology, led by the...
Philips Launches CardioMD IV Cardiac SPECT Solution at ASNC 2017
Technology | SPECT Imaging | September 15, 2017
September 15, 2017 — Philips highlighted its newest solution for nuclear cardiology, CardioMD IV, at the American...
Mississippi Surgical and Vascular Center Uses Toshiba Ultimax-I FPD to Save Patients' Limbs
News | Angiography | September 14, 2017
September 14, 2017 — The southern U.S. sees some of the highest numbers of chronic medical conditions, such as...