Interventional Radiology

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

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...

An example of Vessel Assist used to create vessel centerlines through a CTO to help guide revascularization in the cath lab.

An example of Vessel Assist used to create vessel centerlines through a CTO to help guide revascularization in the cath lab.

Technology | Angiography | December 14, 2015

December 14, 2015 — As the field of interventional medicine grows, so do the challenges for clinicians to plan,...

Infinix 4DCT
Technology | Angiography | December 14, 2015

December 14, 2015 — The industry’s first seamless integration of interventional radiology (IR) and CT technology...

Videos | RSNA 2015 | December 11, 2015

ITN/DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shows his choices for some of the most innovative new imaging technologies on the expo...

News | Radiation Dose Management | December 09, 2015

The eighth Image Wisely Radiation Safety Case — C-arm Based Cone Beam CT in Interventional Radiology — is now...

RSNA 2015, patient mood, impact on interventional procedure results, nadja Kadom
News | Interventional Radiology | December 03, 2015

December 3, 2015 — Feeling high levels of distress, fear and hostility prior to undergoing an angioplasty or other...

Technology | Radiation Dose Management | December 01, 2015

December 1, 2015 — Philips  introduced the DoseWise Portal 2.0, a comprehensive...

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News | Interventional Radiology | December 01, 2015

December 1, 2015 — An interventional radiology technique shows promise for helping morbidly obese patients lose...

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Image courtesy of Biodex

Technology | November 11, 2015

December 4, 2014 — Biodex showcased its latest line of medical imaging tables and Clear-Lead Shielding at RSNA 2014...

2015 bronze stevie winner
News | Mobile C-Arms | November 03, 2015

Ziehm Imaging has been awarded with the Bronze Stevie Award in the category "Best New Product or Service of the Year...

C-arm multipurpose system, X-ray
News | Radiographic Fluoroscopy (RF) | November 03, 2015

Expanding the clinical capabilities of limited R&F room space with the industry’s smallest tilting C-arm...