News | Angiography | December 07, 2016

Siemens Healthineers Highlights Updated PURE Platform for Angiography at RSNA 2016

New features for Artis zee, Artis Q and Artis Q.zen systems aid endovascular aneurysm repair and chronic total occlusion treatment

Siemens Healthineers, PURE Platform, angiography, EVAR, CTO, RSNA 2016

December 7, 2016 — At the 102nd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), the separately managed healthcare business of Siemens AG presented itself for the first time under its new brand name, Siemens Healthineers. The company featured several new releases, including two new features on the PURE platform for Siemens’ Artis zee, Artis Q and Artis Q.zen angiography systems.

Aiding clinicians in endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR), syngo EVAR Guidance offers automated detection of vessel walls on computed tomography (CT) datasets as well as automatic placement of landmarks for 3-D image guidance. Additionally, syngo EVAR Guidance suggests the optimal angulation of C-arms for precise deployment. Enabling better treatment of highly challenging chronic total occlusions (CTOs), syngo CTO Guidance automatically segments coronary CT angiography (CTA) images in addition to providing procedural guidance.

For more information: www.siemens.com/healthineers

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