stroke risk, cardiovascular surgery vs stenting, CREST trial, UAB, NEJM
News | Stroke | February 22, 2016
February 22, 2016 — Investigators for the Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy versus Stenting Trial (CREST) found...
Mercy St. Vincent, northwest Ohio, mobile stroke unit, Ceretom CT scanner
News | Stroke | February 22, 2016
February 22, 2016 — Samsung NeuroLogica and Mercy Life Flight Network announce the debut of the mobile stroke unit (MSU...
ITN, Imaging Technology News, Neal Awards finalist, best commentary blog, Greg Freiherr
News | Business | February 22, 2016
February 22, 2016 — The Software & Information Industry Association (formerly ABM, the Association of Business...
Doctablet, patient education, video platform

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Technology | Patient Engagement | February 19, 2016
February 19, 2016 — Doctablet is an...
Technology | Guidewires | February 19, 2016
February 19, 2016 — Nipro North America announced the launch of the AquaLiner II second-generation 0.035-inch,...
Direct Flow Medical, transcatheter mitral valve, preclinical case
News | Heart Valve Repair | February 18, 2016
February 18, 2016 — Direct Flow Medical Inc. announced its...
AtriCure, AtriClip, ATLAS study, first patient enrolled, POAF, post-operative atrial fibrillation
News | Structural Heart | February 18, 2016
February 18, 2016 — AtriCure Inc. announced that the first patient was enrolled and treated at PinnacleHealth Hospitals...
Laerdal Medical, SonoSim, Laerdal-SonoSim Ultrasound Solution, education and training simulator

The Laerdal-SonoSim Ultrasound Solution for SimMan3G and SimMom brings ultrasound training to life with computerized mannequins that can breathe, blink, and bleed just like humans, bridging classroom learning and real-life clinical experience without putting actual patients at risk.

Technology | Simulators | February 17, 2016
February 17, 2016 — Laerdal Medical, provider of...
CMS, clinical quality measures, AHIP, release
News | Business | February 17, 2016
February 17, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP...
News | Remote Monitoring | February 17, 2016
February 17, 2016 — Increasingly patients and providers are interested in using...
Biotronik, Maquet, partnership, peripheral vascular devices, U.S. market, Astron self-expanding iliac stent
Technology | Stents Peripheral | February 17, 2016
February 17, 2016 — Biotronik announced a partnership with Maquet Medical Systems USA to distribute Biotronik...
St. Jude Medical, FDA clearance, MultiPoint Pacing technology, CRT-D, CRT-P
News | Leads Implantable Devices | February 17, 2016
February 17, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the first-to-...
renal denervation, resistant hypertension, rat study, American Journal of Physiology
News | Renal Denervation | February 17, 2016
February 17, 2016 — Up to 10 percent of people with high blood pressure have...
viosworks, cardiac MRI

GE's ViosWorks combines 3-D cardiac anatomy, function and flow in a single, free-breathing, approximately 8 minute scan. 

 

Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | February 17, 2016 | Dave Fornell and Jeff Zagoudis
For decades now, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has been noted for its excellent soft tissue imaging capability with...
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