Feature | January 03, 2014 | Dave Fornell

Most Popular DAIC Stories of 2013

The top 20 news and technical articles chosen by DAIC readers

ACC, iPad cardiology apps
DAIC readers chose the following stories as the most popular content in 2013, based on website analytics. The list is broken into the top 20 most popular news items from 2013 and a list of the top 20 technical articles accessed in 2013. 
Most Popular Stories for 2013:
1. Cardiology Smart Phone Apps Speed Workflow, Improve Outcomes

2. Editor’s Choice of Most Innovative New Technology at ACC 2013
3. Toshiba Releases 640-Slice CT Scanner

4. Predicting the Cath Lab of the Future
5. First Leadless Pacemaker Clinical Data Revealed at HRS 2013
6. Philips Unveils Intelligent Ultrasound System to Greatly Increase Speed of Exam Times
7. IMV Market Report Shows Nuclear Medicine Providers are Consolidating as Procedure Volume Slows
8. Centralized, Multi-Modality Web CVIS Untethers Cardiology, Transforms Care Delivery at Crouse Hospital
9. FDA Reports Serious Erosion Events With Amplatzer Septal Occluder
10. Heart Attack Victim Survives After Nearly Three Hours of CPR
11. Advances in Transesophageal Echo
12. First Implants Made for Nanostim Leadless Pacemakers
13. New Advances in Electrophysiology
14. The Development of Renal Denervation Therapy
15. UCLA Doctors 'Vacuum' 2-Foot Blood Clot Out of Patient's Heart
16. Most Innovative New Technology at TCT 2012
17. The Latest Cardiovascular Imaging Technology ? Editor’s choice of the most innovative technology at RSNA 2012
18. Advances in Cath Lab Inventory Control Systems
19. Survey Reveals Trends in Cath Lab Wages
20. FDA Clears First Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair Device

Most Popular Technical Articles of 2013:
1. Transradial Access Staff Training and Patient Discharge
2. Costs vs. Benefits: Comparing 64-Slice to 256-, 320-Slice CT
3. SPECT vs. PET, Which is Best?
4. Patient Satisfaction and Complications of Transradial Catheterization
5. The Advantages and Disadvantages of OCT vs. IVUS
6. ICD Manufacturers Must Increase Battery Life to Cut Costs, Improve Care
7. The Basics of Guide Wire Technology
8. Hemodynamic Systems Improve Cath Lab Workflow, Efficiency
9. Treating Hypertension With Renal Nerve Ablation
10. Understanding Contrast-Induced Nephropathy

11. Companies Developing Drug-Eluting Balloons

12. Trends in PICC Line Technology
13. Choosing Tools for Transradial Procedures
14. Research Shows Brief Ablation of Rotor Center May Cure AFib Without Long Procedures
15. Analyst Insight: Abbott’s Absorb is the New Face of the Stent Industry

16. ?2012 Best in KLAS Awards for Medical Imaging
17. Planning for a Hybrid Suite
18. Connecting ECG Management Systems
19. No-Reflow Phenomenon During PCI


20. ECG Review on Smart Phones


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