Merge Healthcare announced it recently acquired DR Systems Inc. for about $70 million. DR Systems is a privately held San Diego-based company in medical imaging information systems.

Approximately 8 to 12 million people in the United States alone are suffering from peripheral arterial disease (PAD), a common vascular problem that is also one of the most serious complications of diabetes. Andreas Hielscher, professor of biomedi...

The ScottCare Corp. announced its new novi patch Holter monitor will be available in the United States for the first time at the 2015 Scientific Sessions of the American College of Cardiology in San Diego, Calif., March 14-16.

The National Forum for Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention announced the launch of the Stronger Hearts Helpline, a 24/7 free call-center resource for people with heart failure and their families. The pilot program is an addition t...

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Merge Healthcare announced it recently acquired DR Systems Inc. for about $70 million. DR Systems is a privately held San Diego-based company in medical...
Nanometer-sized “drones” could become a new way to prevent heart attacks caused by atherosclerosis, according to a study in pre-clinical models by scientists...
Patients who experienced a certain type of heart attack who received the anticoagulant fondaparinux had a lower risk of major bleeding events and death...
nanoparticles, stroke, tPA, blood clot, magnetic, MRI, antiplatelet
By loading magnetic nanoparticles with drugs and dressing them in biochemical camouflage, Houston Methodist researchers say they can destroy blood clots 100 to...
ScottCare, novi, Holter monitor, EP lab, ACC 2015, remote monitoring
The novi patch Holter monitor from ScottCare Corp. is a small advanced patch Holter recorder for use by cardiology practices,
The CAAS A-Valve from Pie Medical Imaging BV is the first 510(k)-cleared image analysis technology to determine aortic regurgitation based...
Agfa Healthcare's Enterprise Imaging for Cardiology Suite is a care-centric workflow platform which is standards-based, improves...
ResolutionMD 5.0 from Calgary Scientific Inc. offers better access to health information, supports increased teamwork and enhances...
Hielscher, Columbia, PAD, OCT, diabetes, optical tomographic imaging, peripheral
Approximately 8 to 12 million people in the United States alone are suffering from peripheral arterial disease (PAD), a common vascular problem that is also...
Daiichi Sankyo and the Heart Rhythm Society announced results from a global survey, which polled cardiologists from around the world and revealed that a...
There have been several recent advancements in implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) technology to extend battery life, improvements in patient...
Medtronic, Reveal Linq ICM, atrial fibrillation, AF, study, remote monitoring
Medtronic announced the results of a new "real-world" study of patients who have had a cryptogenic stroke, in which the Reveal Linq Insertable Cardiac Monitor...
It’s been no secret that the American healthcare system needed to change to survive economically...
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The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...
This webinar explained the benefits of better access, productivity and revenue cycle efficiency in a modern cardiovascular information system (CVIS...

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