Heartflow's FFR-CT showing coronary blood flow being impacted by a blockage. The system offers a virtual FFR number that has good correlation with invasive, catheter-based FFR.

Technology | November 26, 2014
November 26, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today cleared HeartFlow’s FFR-CT (fractional flow...
Spectral imaging of arteries

IQon spectral CT of arterial plaque showing a comparison of the original contrast enhanced vessel on the left where it is not possible to differentiate calcium and iodine in a vessel. The right image shows a spectral color overlay identifying calcium in the artery and the blood pool based on the iodine contrast.

Technology | November 26, 2014
November 26, 2014 — Philips Healthcare has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its...
Phoenix, Volume Registration Viewer, FDA, RSNA 2014, Advanced Visualization

Image courtesy of AZE, Ltd.

Technology | November 26, 2014
November 26, 2014 — AZE Technology announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of Phoenix (Volume...
CT systems, CT angiography, SCCT

Image courtesy of Barco

News | November 26, 2014
November 26, 2014 — The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) has published an update of the "SCCT...

Photo courtesy of AZE Technology

Technology | November 25, 2014
November 25, 2014 — AZE Technology announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of Phoenix (Volume...

Photo courtesy of Samsung

Technology | November 25, 2014
November 25, 2014 — Samsung Electronics America Inc. announced availability in the United States of the Samsung RS80A,...
NHLBI, Losartan, Marfan syndrome, atenolol

Image courtesy of Toshiba Aquilion

News | November 25, 2014
November 25, 2014 — Between 70 and 80 percent of patients with the connective tissue condition Marfan syndrome have...
Ultrasound Technology, cardiovascular ultrasound, Mount Sinai, Medical Students
News | November 25, 2014
November 25, 2014 — A new study by researchers from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai found that training medical...
stents, Cobra, celonova

CeloNova Stent

News | November 25, 2014
November 25, 2014 — CeloNova BioSciences, Inc., announced that positive frst-in-man (FIM) clinical trial results found...
News | November 24, 2014
November 24, 2014 — Men who have asymptomatic subclinical vascular disease are more likely to develop erectile...
Grayhill, Instinct, touch panel, optically bonded, RSNA 2014

Photo courtesy of Grayhill Inc.

Technology | November 24, 2014
November 24, 2014 — Grayhill will display its new optically bonded Instinct touch panel, capable of recognizing up to...
Technology | November 24, 2014
November 24, 2014 — Bracco Diagnostics Inc. announced the availability of its Isovue (iopamidol injection) Imaging Bulk...
Blog | November 24, 2014
All major technology advances in the world of radiology, including cardiac imaging, are unveiled or highlighted at the...
AHA, warfarin, antiplatelet therapy, atrial fibrillation, anti-clotting, EP lab

Photo courtesy of American Stroke Association

Feature | November 24, 2014
November 16, 2014 — Long-term overtreatment with the anti-clotting drug warfarin, combined with...
AFIB, BMI, Loyola University Medical Center, Epicardial Adipose Tissue
News | November 24, 2014
November 24, 2014 — Obesity is a known risk factor for...
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