Interventional Radiology

  • The most prevalent method for obtaining images of clogged coronary vessels is coronary angiography. For some patients, however, the contrast agents used in this process can cause health problems. A team at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has now demonstrated that the required quantity...

  • Philips recently announced the global launch of Azurion, its next-generation image-guided therapy platform.

  • Through participation in the new Interventional Radiology (IR) Registry, interventional radiologists can take steps to improve quality of care and outcomes for patients undergoing image-guided interventional procedures.

  • Tom Kloetzly, sales and marketing VP for Shimadzu Medical Systems USA, explains the evolution of Shimadzu Corporation since its founding 142 years ago. Kloetzly focuses on the Trinias Interventional X-ray lineshown at RSNA.

  • Discover GE Healthcare’s Interventional Image Guided Systems and find out how our latest technologies including the Discovery IGS 730 and Discovery IGS 740 products and our ASSIST solutions can help you provide better outcomes for your patients....

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...

Philips Showcases Integrated Vascular Solutions at VIVA 2017
News | Cardiac Imaging | September 13, 2017

September 13, 2017 — Philips announced its presence at the Vascular Interventional Advances (VIVA 17) Annual...

Mentice Launches New TACE Simulation Training Solution
Technology | Simulators | September 08, 2017

September 8, 2017 — Endovascular simulation solution provider Mentice announced the release of a new...

Siemens Healthineers Receives FDA Clearance for TrueFusion Structural Heart Disease Feature
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | September 06, 2017

September 6, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared TrueFusion, a new cardiovascular...

German Team Optimizing Therapy Planning for Cancers of the Liver
News | Interventional Radiology | August 29, 2017

August 29, 2017 — Radioembolization is a...

Philips to Develop FFR-CT in Partnership With HeartFlow
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 28, 2017

August 28, 2017 — Philips Healthcare and HeartFlow Inc. announced they entered into a collaboration agreement to...

Merit Medical Announces Advanced Interventional Cardiology Transradial Intervention Education Course
News | Interventional Radiology | August 23, 2017

August 23, 2017 — Merit Medical Systems Inc. will partner with internationally renowned interventional cardiologist...

Houston Methodist Hospital Enters Multi-Year Technology and Research Agreement With Siemens Healthineers
News | Imaging | August 17, 2017

August 17, 2017 — Houston Methodist Hospital and Siemens Healthineers have entered into a multi-year agreement to...

Virtual Phantoms Inc. Releases VirtualDose-IR
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | August 07, 2017

August 7, 2017 — Virtual Phantoms Inc. announced the release of VirtualDoseIR, a tool for assessing organ dose from...

Moffitt Cancer Center Enhances Patient Care with Toshiba Medical's Infinix-i 4-D
News | Interventional Radiology | August 03, 2017

August 3, 2017 — Cancer patients at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla., now have access to advanced diagnostic...

Siemens Healthineers Announces First U.S. Install of Artis Pheno Angiography System
News | Angiography | July 05, 2017

July 5, 2017 — Michigan Medicine recently became the first healthcare institution in the United States to install...

RaySafe Introduces Pro-Slit Camera for Accurate Focal Spot Measurement
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | June 27, 2017

June 27, 2017 — Unfors RaySafe recently introduced the RaySafe Pro-Slit Phantom and the RaySafe Pro-Stand.

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Royal College of Radiologists Publishes New Guidance on Interventional Oncology
News | Interventional Radiology | May 25, 2017

May 25, 2017 —The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) has published a new edition of its guidance on the application...

Society of Interventional Radiology Backs Reallocations Bill for Graduate Medical Education
News | Interventional Radiology | May 24, 2017

May 24, 2017 — Fourteen members of the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) took to Capitol Hill recently to...

Image Diagnostics Unveils Uni Diagnost UD1 at American Urology Association Meeting
Technology | Interventional Radiology | May 24, 2017

May 24, 2017 — Image Diagnostics Inc. (IDI) recently unveiled the Uni Diagnost, the first integrated...

Adept Medical Launches IR Platform, interventional radiology
Technology | Interventional Radiology | May 16, 2017

May 16, 2017 — Adept Medical announced the launch of the IR Platform, designed as an over-patient work surface for...

New Hampshire Hospital Expands Vascular Care with Toshiba Medical's Infinix-i Sky +
News | Angiography | April 27, 2017

April 27, 2017 — Wentworth-Douglass Hospital in Dover, N.H., installed Toshiba Medical’s Infinix-i Sky +...

Louisiana Medical Center Installs First U.S. Toshiba Medical Infinix-i Sky +
News | Angiography | April 18, 2017

April 18, 2017 — Patients at Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) in Houma, La., now have access to safe, high-...

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Feature | Mobile C-Arms | April 10, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis

With the demand for medical imaging growing exponentially and the prevalence of interventional procedures on the...

Siemens Healthineers, ACC 2017, syngo CTO Guidance, Compressed Sensing Cardiac Cine
News | Cardiac Imaging | March 16, 2017

March 16, 2017 — During the 66th Annual Scientific Session & Expo of the American College of Cardiology (ACC),...

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