Interventional Radiology

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

interventional radiology, chronic plantar fasciitis, society, SIR, Rahul Razdan
News | March 12, 2015

March 12, 2015 — Patients suffering from chronic plantar fasciitis now have a new weapon against this debilitating...

Feature | March 03, 2015

March 3, 2015 — A study being presented at the Society of...

Feature | March 03, 2015 | Jeff Zagoudis

As healthcare and radiology continue to evolve rapidly, flexibility in the operating room (OR) and imaging lab are...

interventional radiology, Mayo Clinic, aprons, dose, cath lab
Feature | March 02, 2015

March 2, 2015 — Frequent use of lead aprons in the...

Pie Medical Imaging, CAAS A-Valve, qRA, angiography, heart valve repair

Image courtesy of Pie Medical Imaging

Technology | February 23, 2015

February 23, 2015 — Pie Medical Imaging BV announced that it received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

News | February 20, 2015

February 20, 2015 — Pediatric cardiology researchers and clinicians from numerous centers around the world gathered...

Shimadzu, Trinias C-12, First Coast Heart, angiography system, cath lab
News | February 13, 2015

February 13, 2015 — Shimadzu Medical Systems announced the first United States installation of its Trinias C-12...

Latest Trends in Contrast Media Injectors
Feature | February 10, 2015 | Raissa Rocha and Dave Fornell
There have been several recent advances with contrast media injector technology, including cutting costs by reducing...
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

Image courtesy of Ampronix

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

Image courtesy of Toshiba

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

Photo courtesy of Ziehm Imaging

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-...