Toshiba, Infinix, 4DCT, CT-Angio

Toshiba’s Infinix 4DCT combines an Infinix Elite angiography system an Aquilion One Vision edition CT system. It allows clinicians to plan, treat and verify in a single clinical setting. The CT system is capable of capturing an entire organ in one rotation with 640 slices and 16 cm of anatomical coverage. 

Feature | Angiography | July 12, 2016 | Dave Fornell
Angiographic imaging system vendors have developed new technologies to address emerging cath lab trends, including the...
Alere, INRatio PT/INR Monitor, voluntary recall, FDA
News | Blood Testing | July 12, 2016
July 12, 2016 — Following a collaborative process with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Alere Inc. will be...
gadolinium, ACR Manual on Contrast Media, update, FDA safety concerns
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | July 12, 2016
July 12, 2016 — The updated American College of Radiology (ACR) Manual on Contrast Media contains a statement...
pros and cons of new anticoagulation therapies, anticoagulants, dabigatran, Pradaxa, novel oral anticoagulants, NOACs, rivaroxaban, Xarelto, apixaban, Eliquis
Feature | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | July 12, 2016 | Heidi Olson, Pharm.D
With the recent introduction of several novel oral...
Abbott, Absorb bioresorbable stent, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, first Midwest implant
News | Stents Bioresorbable | July 11, 2016
July 11, 2016 — University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, is among the first in the country – and the first...
ContextVision, US PLUSView ultrasound enhancement software, iOS
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | July 11, 2016
July 11, 2016 — ContextVision has signed a contract to bring its US PLUSView...
Csound, GE ultrasound, cSound, Mitral valve, cardiac ultrasound

An example of improved cardiac ultrasound image processing using the GE cSound technology, which can create CT-like quality 3-D renderings of the anatomy.

Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 11, 2016 | Jon Brubaker, MBA, RCVT and Sabrina Newell MS, RCS
There were several overall key trends evident at the 2016 meeting of the American Society of Echocardiography in June....
Beaumont Hospital, Michigan, endovascular aortic repair, EVAR, conscious sedation
News | Endovascular Aortic Repair | July 08, 2016
July 8, 2016 — Kirk Schoenherr, 56, of Clinton Township, Mich., recently became just the second patient at Beaumont...
University of Guelph study, heart failure risk, gender, aging
News | Heart Failure | July 08, 2016
July 8, 2016 — University of Guelph researchers have uncovered a possible clue as to why women have lower rates of...
Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 08, 2016
Interview with Claudio Smuclovisky, M.D., FACC, FSCCT, director of South Florida Imaging Cardiovascular Institute, Holy...
Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | July 08, 2016
Interview with Patricia Dickson, LRT (CT), assistant director, diagnostic and outpatient services, Capital Cardiology...
Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 08, 2016
An interview with Jonathan Leipsic, M.D., FSCCT, chairman of the department of radiology, St. Paul’s Hospital,...
Cell>Point, license agreement, China, United Eastern Pharmaceutical, Oncardia imaging agent
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | July 07, 2016
July 7, 2016 — Cell>Point announced in mid-June it has entered into an...
Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 07, 2016
DAIC/ITN editor Dave Fornell shows some of the most innovative new cardiac CT and angiography technologies from...
Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 07, 2016
An interview with Matthew Budoff, M.D., FACC, director of cardiac CT, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Calif., at...
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