Technology | September 04, 2007

Cardiac Mapping Solution Creates Detailed Images of Heart

The EnSite System Version 7 software and EnSite Fusion Registration Module are new products designed to help physicians create more detailed images of the heart for navigating during electrophysiology (EP) procedures that treat complex arrhythmias.
The system provides 3D cardiac models that reportedly help physicians diagnose and treat many abnormal heart rhythms, including atrial fibrillation.
The EnSite Fusion software registers, or fuses an EnSite-created geometry model with a three-dimensional CT model so that the physician can map directly on the CT image. The result is a 3D color image of a chamber of the heart in which physicians can navigate EP catheters, display electrical information and effectively guide therapy delivery. EnSite Fusion allows physicians to use one system — EnSite — to reportedly produce state-of-the art imagery.

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