Interventional Radiology

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

Feature | January 30, 2015 | Dave Fornell

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Image Wisely Launches New Fluoroscopy Initiative
News | December 29, 2014

December 29, 2014 — Image Wisely.org now offers online educational materials for...

News | December 23, 2014

December 23, 2014 — Philips has signed an agreement with Image Stream Medical (ISM) that allows Philips to further...

C-arms, mobile R/F systems, Angiography systems, RSNA 2014

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Technology | December 23, 2014

December 23, 2014 — Ampronix announced the availability of its new LCD retrofit kit for the OEC 9800...

Volcano, Philips, acquisition, FFR, IVUS

Volcano's IVUS system with virtual histology, which shows a color code for the hardness of materials that make up coronary artery plaque.

Feature | December 17, 2014

December 17, 2014 — Philips Healthcare and Volcano Corp. entered into a definitive merger agreement, where Philips...

C-arms, mobile R/F systems, Digital Radiography Systems, RSNA 2014

Image courtesy of Thales Group

Technology | December 17, 2014

December 18, 2014 — Thales Group launched new products at...

Angiography systems, CT systems, Hybrid OR, RSNA 2014

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Technology | December 15, 2014

December 15, 2014 — As the first integration between Interventional Radiology (IR) and CT technology, Toshiba’s...

New Siemens Angiography Apps Enhance Diagnostic Capability

A comparison of 3-D, CT-like rotational angiography acquisitions both with and without syngo.DynaCT Smart software filtering for metal artifact.

Technology | December 12, 2014

December 12, 2014 — Siemens Healthcare presented two new clinical applications for angiography at the 2014...

interventional radiology, placenta accreta, RSNA, study
News | December 05, 2014

December 5, 2014 — Researchers reported on a procedure that can preserve fertility and potentially save the lives of...

RSNA 2014, surgical tables, radiographic, radiation dose management

Image courtesy of Biodex

Technology | December 01, 2014

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

Ziehm Imaging, Vision RFD 3-D, Solo Portable, mobile C-arm

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Technology | November 30, 2014

November 30, 2014 — At this year’s RSNA annual meeting, Ziehm Imaging will highlight Ziehm Vision RFD 3-D, a 3-D C-...

CompView Introduces U-Series NuBOOM Mounts at RSNA 2014
Technology | November 26, 2014

November 26, 2014 — CompView Medical (CVM) debuts the M2u and M4u, its latest design of NuBOOM, an all-in-one...

News | November 14, 2014

Nov. 14, 2014 – Prestige Medical Imaging (PMI) will partner with VuCOMP Inc., a developer of advanced computer...

Toshiba Kalare With Flat Panel Detector Receives FDA Clearance
Technology | November 04, 2014

November 4, 2014 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.’s Kalare radiographic and fluoroscopy (R/F) digital X-ray...

 X-Ray system_from Carestream Image acquisition software
News | October 24, 2014

October 24, 2014 — The quality and resolution of X-ray images depends on the characteristics of the focal point, the...

Technology | October 20, 2014

October 20, 2014 — Sony Electronics’ Medical Systems Division is highlighting four new medical printers at RSNA 2014...

Siemens Artis one

The Siemens Artis one angiography system

News | October 01, 2014

October 1, 2014 — St. Johns Hospital and Medical Center in Detroit recently became the first U.S. healthcare...

AHA Says Radiation Risks Should be Considered Before Heart Imaging
Feature | September 29, 2014

September 29, 2014 — Before undergoing cardiac imaging procedures involving radiation, healthcare providers should...

Allura Clarity

The Philips Allura Clarity is an example of a next-generation angiography system that offers new technology to help lower dose by 50 to 75 percent.

Feature | September 03, 2014 | Dave Fornell

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