Fujifilm, SonoSite Edge II, portable ultrasound system, FDA and CE clearance
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | January 26, 2016

January 26, 2016 — Fujifilm SonoSite Inc. announced CE mark and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)...

ECRI Institute, Rate This Model, medical equipment, review/rating tool
News | Business | January 25, 2016

January 25, 2016 — Now, medical technology purchasers and users have an instant online forum to rate and review...

St. Jude Medical, Optisure leads, FDA Class 1 Advisory, ICDs
News | Leads Implantable Devices | January 25, 2016

January 26, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. is recalling the Optisure implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD)...

medical device excise tax, two-year suspension, U.S. market, GlobalData analyst
News | Business | January 25, 2016

January 25, 2016 — The suspension of the ...

ACC, ACR, chest pain, diagnostic imaging, emergency department, recommendations document
News | Cardiac Imaging | January 25, 2016

January 25, 2016 — New recommendations from the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and the American College of...

volanesorsen

Figure 1: This illustrates how volanesorsen works to prevent the formation of apoC-III protein

 

Feature | Pharmaceuticals | January 22, 2016 | Rosanne M. Crooke, Ph.D.

Familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS) is a rare, genetic disease characterized by mutations in genes affecting the...

Siemens, Biograph Horizon PET CT, FDA clearance
Technology | PET-CT | January 21, 2016

January 21, 2016 — Siemens Healthcare has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA...

Siemens, Magnetom Amira MRI scanner, FDA clearance
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 21, 2016

January 21, 2016 — Siemens Healthcare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the...

Case Study | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | January 21, 2016

This case study is from the Cardiac Imaging Department, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain. A woman in her early 60s...

Csound, GE ultrasound

4D Clarity, HDlive and cSound acquisition provide excellent TTE and TEE images.

Case Study | January 21, 2016

GE Healthcare is taking the next leap in image quality performance, quantification and workflow with the...

Ernest Shackleton, hole in the heart, Endurance 100th anniversary, Ian Calder
News | Structural Heart | January 20, 2016

January 20, 2016 — On the 100th anniversary of the Endurance expedition to Antarctica led by Sir Ernest Shackleton,...

high-deductible insurance plans, medical imaging studies, reduced use, Medical Care study
News | Business | January 20, 2016

January 20, 2016 — Patients enrolled in high-deductible...

Blog | January 20, 2016

At the beginning of each year, I always try to determine what the next big cardiovascular technology advances to...

heart disease risk, radiotherapy patients, cardioncology, Detroit Medical Center study, DMC
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | January 20, 2016

January 20, 2016 — A lengthy review of increasing medical evidence shows that cancer treatments such as chemotherapy...

Abbott, Absorb, BVS, FDA review, FDA panel

The Abbott Absorb BVS.

News | Cath Lab | January 20, 2016 | Dave Fornell

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Circulatory System Devices Panel is set to review data and offer...

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