coronary artery calcium, dementia risk, patients over 80, JACC
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | March 15, 2016
March 15, 2016 — People who reach their 80s without cardiovascular disease are more likely to suffer from the effects...
Technology | Telecardiology | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — Dictum Health Inc. unveiled its Virtual Exam Room (VER), the centerpiece of its cloud-based,...
CMS, ONC HIT, Medicaid, IT connectivity initiative, HIMSS 2016
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator for...
Biotronik, BioMonitor 2, AF remote monitoring, atrial fibrillation, U.K. and Ireland
News | Remote Monitoring | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — Biotronik announced that its BioMonitor 2 heart monitor is now available for patients in the United...
HIMSS, 27th Annual Leadership Survey, clinical health IT executives
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — As the healthcare industry evolves from a volume- to a value-based payment system, clinical...
2016 HIMSS Connected Health Survey, information technology, connectivity
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — The 2016 HIMSS Connected Health Survey paints an optimistic picture surrounding the emerging trend of...
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-new...
Biotronik, Magnesium Elektron, bioresorbable magnesium coronary scaffold, partner

Specially designed extrusion equipment at Magnesium Elektron’s purpose-built facility in England produces wire made from SynerMag bioresorbable magnesium alloy. Photo courtesy of Business Wire.

News | Stents Bioresorbable | March 11, 2016
March 11, 2016 — Magnesium Elektron, developer, manufacturer and supplier of high-performance magnesium alloys,...
Teleflex, Arrow IAB catheter, intra-aortic balloon pump, worldwide recall
News | Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps (IABP) | March 11, 2016
March 11, 2016 — Teleflex Inc. announced the worldwide recall of Arrow International...
Boston Scientific, FDA approval, Blazer OI catheter, open irrigated
Technology | Ablation Systems | March 11, 2016
March 11, 2016 — Boston Scientific has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Blazer Open-...
Videos | Cardiac PACS | March 11, 2016
Examples of technologies on the market and a discussion of what to look for in PACS and CVIS workflow efficiencies with...
Technavio market report, global medical imaging market, refurbished systems
News | March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016 — According to the latest research study released by Technavio, the global medical imaging market is...
Paxeramed, CarePassport version 2.0, patient engagement app, HIMSS 2016
Technology | Patient Engagement | March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016 — Paxeramed Corp. has announced the release of version 2.0 of its...
News | Heart Valve Repair | March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016 — 4Tech Inc. announced that it has secured $29 million in an oversubscribed series B financing, which...
St. Jude Medical, Nanostim leadless pacemaker, CE Mark Europe, MRI compatibility
News | Pacemakers | March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced CE Mark approval for magnetic resonance (MR) conditional labeling for...
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