Interventional Radiology

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

GE Healthcare, OEC Elite MiniView mini C-arm
Technology | Mobile C-Arms | August 17, 2016

August 17, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced the release of the OEC Elite MiniView C-arm, a new imaging system designed...

Siemens Healthineers, Enterprise Services, ES, U.S. launch
Technology | Radiology Imaging | July 19, 2016

July 19, 2016 — Siemens Healthineers recently introduced an expanded Services portfolio, known as Enterprise...

Vital Images, Vitrea 7 advanced visualization software, SCCT 2016
Technology | Advanced Visualization | June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016 — Vital Images Inc. recently launched version 7 of its Vitrea...

HeartFlow, FFR-CT Analysis, next-generation platform, second FDA clearance
Technology | CT Angiography (CTA) | June 29, 2016

June 29, 2016 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that it is launching its next generation of the HeartFlow FFR-CT Analysis....

GE Healthcare, Getinge Group, Maquet, Discovery IGS 730 angiography system, Magnus operating table, integrated, hybrid OR

GE Healthcare's Discovery IGS 730 angiography system

Technology | Angiography | June 13, 2016

June 13, 2016 — GE Healthcare and Getinge Group announced the U.S. launch of a new, highly flexible angiography...

VirtaMed, ArthroS Hip Module, arthroscopic hip procedure simulator
Technology | Simulators | June 02, 2016

June 2, 2016 — VirtaMed introduced the ArthroS Hip Module at the EFORT Congress in Geneva, Switzerland, June 1-3....

Toshiba, Infinix 4-D CT, first U.S. install, Arkansas cancer center
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 26, 2016

May 26, 2016 — Cancer patients at the Carti Cancer Center, Little Rock, Ark., now have access to the latest...

Technology | Radiology Imaging | May 18, 2016

May 18, 2016 — The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) recently announced its launch of the IAC QI Self-...

News | Interventional Radiology | April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 — The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) has launched Vascular Interventional...

Whale's bi-plane mobile C-arm system.

Photo courtesy of Whale Imaging

Feature | Mobile C-Arms | April 05, 2016 | Jeff Zagoudis

Now more than ever, thanks to healthcare reform, hospitals and clinics are having to find innovative ways to be...

Siemens, FDA approval, Cios mobile C-arms, Connect, Fusion, Select

Cios Fusion image courtesy of Siemens Healthcare

Technology | Mobile C-Arms | March 14, 2016

March 14, 2016 — Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared three brand-...

BTG, LC Bead LUMI, radiopaque embolic bead, Philips Healthcare, Live Image Guidance, liver cancer
News | Interventional Radiology | February 09, 2016

February 9, 2016 — BTG plc and Royal Philips announced a significant milestone in their collaboration with the...

St. Jude Medical, Optis Mobile Sytem, Europe and Japan launch, OCT and angiography
News | Cardiac Imaging | February 08, 2016

February 8, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the launch of the company’s Optis Mobile System in Japan and...

Toshiba, CT-angiography, hybrid OR

Toshiba recently introduced a new line of combined CT and angiography systems, allowing true CT imaging on demand in the interventional lab.

Feature | January 27, 2016 | Dave Fornell

Angiographic imaging system vendors have developed several new technologies to address emerging cath lab trends,...

ECRI Institute, Rate This Model, medical equipment, review/rating tool
News | Radiology Business | January 25, 2016

January 25, 2016 — Now, medical technology purchasers and users have an instant online forum to rate and review...

Technology | Interventional Radiology | January 15, 2016

January 15, 2016 — Teleflex Inc. has acquired privately held Nostix LLC, developer of innovative tip confirmation...

ISO 15382:2015, measuring radiation exposure, dosimeter
News | Radiation Dose Management | January 13, 2016

January 13, 2016 — Ionizing radiation can save lives, but it can also cause serious harm. Getting the right...

Toshiba May Sell its Healthcare Division as Part of its Financial Reforms
News | Radiology Imaging | December 28, 2015 | Dave Fornell

December 28, 2015 — Toshiba announced Dec. 21 it is considering selling off its healthcare division as part of its...

Toshiba, Ziehm, partnership, fixed mobile C-arms

Image courtesy of Ziehm Imaging Inc.

Technology | Mobile C-Arms | December 15, 2015

December 15, 2015 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. is now making mobile C-arms available to its customers in...

Technology | Angiography | December 14, 2015

December 14, 2015 — Toshiba is making it easier to plan for system installation with Envision 360, the industry’s...