Interventional Radiology

Interventional radiology uses tools like angiography X-ray systems to provide minimally invasive medical diagnosis and treatment using images.

360 degree view inside an Interventional radiology lab at Henry Ford Hospital used for neuro-interventions and stroke.
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | May 06, 2019
This is a 360 degree photo view inside the neuro-interventional radiology lab at Henry Ford Hospital to show the layout...
Multisociety Position Statement Endorses Prostatic Artery Embolization
News | Interventional Radiology | May 02, 2019
May 2, 2019 — A new position statement from interventional radiology professional societies in the U.S. and Europe...
Ellipsys Vascular Access System Preferred Technique for Endovascular AV Fistula Creation
News | Interventional Radiology | April 30, 2019
April 30, 2019 — New data presented at the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) 2019 annual meeting showed the...
Mentice and RAD-AID Collaborate to Improve Access to Interventional Radiology in Resource-constrained Regions
News | Interventional Radiology | April 22, 2019
April 22, 2019 — Mentice AB, provider of endovascular performance solutions, has signed an agreement with the nonprofit...
Ethicon Launches Global Liver Lesion Ablation Registry
News | Interventional Radiology | April 10, 2019
April 10, 2019 – Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies announced Ethicon has launched a new global registry...
Smart Speaker Technology Harnessed for Hospital Medical Treatments
News | Interventional Radiology | April 10, 2019
April 10, 2019 —Smart speakers customarily used in your living room can act as an aid to physicians in hospital...
Society of Interventional Radiology Announces 2019 Gold Medalists
News | Interventional Radiology | April 08, 2019
April 8, 2019 — The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) presented its highest honor, the SIR Gold Medal, to Alan...
Uterine Fibroid Embolization Safer and as Effective as Surgical Treatment

This image is used with permission from the paper "Three-Dimensional Quantitative Assessment of Uterine Fibroid Response after Uterine Artery Embolization Using Contrast-Enhanced MR Imaging." The paper can be viewed here: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2563875

News | Interventional Radiology | April 05, 2019
April 5, 2019 — Uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) effectively treats uterine fibroids with fewer post-procedure...
Omega Medical Imaging Launches AI-enabled FluoroShield for Radiation Reduction
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | April 04, 2019
April 4, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Omega Medical Imaging 510(k) clearance to offer...
Interventional Radiology Treatment for Tennis Elbow Reduces Pain and Inflammation

Image courtesy of Yuji Okuno

News | Interventional Radiology | March 29, 2019
March 29, 2019 — Tennis elbow, a painful chronic condition that affects up to 3 percent of U.S. adults, can be...
New Stroke Training Model Improves Access to Life-Saving Care
News | Stroke | March 27, 2019
March 27, 2019 — Training interventional radiologists to perform endovascular thrombectomies results in positive...
NZ Technologies Announces First Peer-Reviewed Paper on TIPSO AirPad
News | Interventional Radiology | March 25, 2019
March 25, 2019 — NZ Technologies Inc. announced the first published clinical review on its TIPSO technology’s ability...
Aidoc Announces CE Mark for AI-based Pulmonary Embolism Workflow Tool
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | March 04, 2019
March 4, 2019 — Artificial intelligence (AI) radiology solution provider Aidoc announced the commercial release of its...
iSchemaView Launches RAPID Angio
Technology | Angiography | March 01, 2019
March 1, 2019 — iSchemaView announced the release of RAPID Angio, a complete neuroimaging solution for the angiography...

Photo courtesy of Philips Healthcare

Feature | Interventional Radiology | February 27, 2019 | By Lavi Nissim, M.D.
Picture, for a moment, the following: You are making acquaintance with someone new who is not in the medical profession...
Philips and Microsoft have partnered to develop an augmented reality system to help imporve workflow and procedural navigation in the cath lab. Physicians wearing visors can view and interact with true 3-D holograms above the patient on the table and manipulate the image with voice and hand motion commands to avoid breaking the sterile field.

Philips and Microsoft have partnered to develop an augmented reality system to help imporve workflow and procedural navigation in the cath lab. Physicians wearing visors can view and interact with true 3-D holograms above the patient on the table and manipulate the image with voice and hand motion commands to avoid breaking the sterile field. 

News | Advanced Visualization | February 25, 2019
February 25, 2019 — Philips will unveil a new mixed reality concept developed together with Microsoft that the company...
FDA Clears Ion Endoluminal Lung Biopsy System
Technology | Interventional Radiology | February 20, 2019
February 20, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared the Ion endoluminal system from Intuitive...
FDA Clears Mirada Medical's Simplicit90y Dosimetry Software
News | Interventional Radiology | February 18, 2019
February 18, 2019 — Mirada Medical Ltd announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for...
Philips Launches Zenition Mobile C-arm Platform
Technology | Mobile C-Arms | February 18, 2019
February 18, 2019 — Philips announced the launch of Philips Zenition, its new mobile C-arm imaging platform. Mobile C-...
Videos | Angiography | February 08, 2019
This is an example of an arterial venous malformation (AVM) in the brain imaged on a Canon Alphenix Alpha angiography...