transmyocardial laser revascularization

Novadaq's CO2 laser system being used to create a channel in the myocardium to promote angiogenesis in infarct tissue.

Feature | Cardiovascular Surgery | May 06, 2015 | Reza Dabir, M.D.
Transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMLR or TMR) was introduced in the late 1990s as a method to offer relief to...
EHRs, outcomes, ischemic stroke, ACC
Feature | Information Technology | May 05, 2015
May 5, 2015 — Hospitals with electronic health records (EHRs)...
Medtronic, SYMPLICITY AF, PVI, renal denervation, Arctic Front, Spyral, G3
Feature | May 05, 2015
May 5, 2015 — Medtronic plc announced the start of a clinical...
Biotronik, CLS, Itrevia, CRT-D, heart failure
Technology | May 05, 2015
May 5, 2015 — Biotronik announced that a unique physiologic sensor is now available in the latest family of...
gadolinium, brain, contrast MRI, Radiology, Kanal
Feature | May 05, 2015
May 5, 2015 — New research, published in the journal Radiology, suggests some types of a popular...
Carestream, IHE-Europe Connectathon, Clinical Collaboration Platform, CCP
News | May 04, 2015
May 4, 2015 — Carestream showcased the advanced interoperability of its Clinical Collaboration Platform (CCP) at the...
EMRs, information technology, KLAS, Epic, Cerner, Meditech, progress, usability
News | May 04, 2015
May 4, 2015 — Research firm KLAS released a new report on ...
Lantheus, flurpiridaz F 18, ICNC12, SPECT, CAD, PET, MPI, myocardial perfusion
News | May 04, 2015
May 4, 2015 — Results from Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc.’s first Phase 3 study of flurpiridaz F 18 for...
therapeutic hypothermia, children, cardiac arrest, treatment, temperature
Feature | May 04, 2015
May 4, 2015 — A large-scale, multicenter study has shown...
Thoratec, HeartMate II, ROADMAP
News | May 04, 2015
May 4, 2015 — Thoratec Corp. announced results from the ROADMAP Study (Risk Assessment and Comparative Effectiveness of...
Vessix Renal Denervation System, REDUCE-HTN: REINFORCE, high blood pressure

Vessix System image courtesy of Boston Scientific Corp.

News | May 04, 2015
May 4, 2015 — Boston Scientific Corp. is taking a new approach to evaluate the performance of the Vessix...
Sunshine Heart, C-Pulse, COUNTER HF, FDA, review, pause, enrollment

C-Pulse System image courtesy of Sunshine Heart Inc.

News | May 04, 2015
May 4, 2015 — Sunshine Heart Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reviewed the company’s...
Feature | May 04, 2015 | Dave Fornell
There have been several technology advances in PET/CT (...
radiation dose monitoring, cath lab dose monitoring, Raysafe

Staff at Lawrence General Hospital are wearing the RaySafe i2 color-coded dosimeters to monitor personal radiation exposure while performing a procedure.

Feature | May 04, 2015 | Lori M. Weir, M.D.
It’s the invisible elephant in radiology — ...
News | May 01, 2015
Based on its ongoing analysis of the medical imaging market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Toshiba America Medical...
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