3-D modeling, reconstructed hearts, child heart transplants, AHA Scientific Sessions 2015
News | Advanced Visualization | November 23, 2015
November 23, 2015 — A new 3-D computer modeling system may significantly improve a surgeon’s ability to select the best...
News | Heart Valve Repair | November 23, 2015
November 23, 2015 — NaviGate Cardiac Structures Inc. (NCSI) announced that a first-in-human implant of its...
dosimetry phantoms
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 23, 2015
CIRS ATOM phantoms are a full line of anthropomorphic, cross sectional ...
Technology | Cardiac Diagnostics | November 20, 2015
November 20, 2015 — Boston Heart Diagnostics announced the launch of StatinSmart, an at-home saliva laboratory...
Boston Scientific, Watchman FLX, LAA closure device, CE mark, first European implants

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News | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | November 20, 2015
November 20, 2015 — Boston Scientific announced the first implants of the Watchman FLX...
Carestream, Vue Motion universal viewer, ECG waveforms, diagnostic reading, FDA clearance

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Technology | ECG | November 20, 2015
November 20, 2015 — Carestream has obtained U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for diagnostic reading of...
ContextVision, RSNA 2015, ultrasound image enhancement, 3-D/4-D

Liver ultrasound enhanced with US PlusView. Image courtesy of ContextVision.

Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | November 20, 2015
November 20, 2015 — At this year’s scientific assembly and annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America...
Rijuven, CardioSleeve for Pediatrics, FDA clearance, stethoscopes

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Technology | Stethoscopes | November 19, 2015
November 19, 2015 — Rijuven announced the launch of CardioSleeve for Pediatrics, the first U.S. Food and Drug...
Philips, Lumify, smart device ultrasound, U.S. introduction

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Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | November 19, 2015
November 19, 2015 — Philips announced that Lumify, a smart device...
iRhythm Technologies, ZIO continuous cardiac monitoring service, myZIO app, irregular heartbeat symptoms, reporting

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Technology | ECG Monitoring Services | November 19, 2015
November 19, 2015 — iRhythm Technologies Inc. announced the launch of new...
News | RSNA 2015 | November 19, 2015
Healthcare research firm KLAS released its annual rankings of the best-performing medical equipment vendors. The 2015...
Fujifilm Sonosite, iViz ultrasound, mobile visualization, FDA clearance

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Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | November 19, 2015
November 19, 2015 — Fujifilm SonoSite Inc. announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...
News | Blood Testing | November 18, 2015
November 18, 2015 — Konica Minolta Inc. announced that it has developed the SPFS Immunoassay System, capable of highly...
Fraunhofer MEVIS, MRI, CaFuR, real-time MRI, beating heart

The software developed by Fraunhofer MEVIS automatically identifies the breathing and heart contraction phases in the data independent of the ECG information. This allows for a fast and easy examination of heart patients. Image courtesy of Fraunhofer MEVIS.
 

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | November 18, 2015
November 18, 2015 – Today,...
Feature | Remote Viewing Systems | November 18, 2015 | Kim Garriott
There is a growing need to exchange and share imaging studies with outside entities. Hospitals that have foregone the...
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