Cardiac Diagnostics

This channel includes news, videos, podcasts and other content on new technology innovations for cardiac diagnostic systems and techniques. This includes laboratory testing, blood tests including troponin testing, electrocardiogram (ECG) systems, point of care testing systems, genetic testing, cardiac patient monitoring devices including wearable sensors, and studies showing new ways to diagnose heart diseases.

AHA Statement Warns Hookah Smoking May Harm the Heart
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | March 08, 2019

March 8, 2019 — Smoking tobacco in waterpipes, more commonly known as hookahs, results in inhaling toxic chemicals,...

VivaLNK Launches IoT-Enabled Medical Wearable Sensor Platform
Technology | Wearables | March 05, 2019

March 5, 2019 — Connected healthcare solutions provider VivaLNK announced its internet of things (IoT)-enabled...

Videos | ECG | March 05, 2019

This is a quick demo of the Schiller Cardiovit FT-1 electrocardiograph (ECG) system displayed at the ...

Augmented and virtual reality for patient and clinical education, as well as advanced imaging was a big trend at HIMSS 2019.

Augmented and virtual reality for patient and clinician education, as well as advanced imaging, was a big trend at HIMSS 2019.

Blog | HIMSS | March 04, 2019

 

Healthcare today is largely woven together with electronic medical record (EMR) systems, which has led to...

By far readers had the most interest in the recall of Stryker's LifePak15 defibrillator-monitors. The FDA said the system might lock up after after a shock is delivered, prompting the company to come up with an emergency fix on its machines.

By far readers had the most interest in the recall of Stryker's LifePak15 defibrillator-monitors. The FDA said the system might lock up after after a shock is delivered, prompting the company to come up with an emergency fix on its machines.

Feature | March 01, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor, and A.J. Connell

March 1, 2019 — Here is the list of the most popular content on the Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC)...

Better Options Needed for Children at Higher Risk of Premature Heart Disease
News | Congenital Heart | February 28, 2019

February 28, 2019 — Obesity and severe obesity in childhood and adolescence have been added to the list of...

Videos | Wearables | February 28, 2019

How wearable devices will play a role in healthcare was a big topic at the...

AT&T Demonstrates Connectivity With Smart Scale at HIMSS 2019
News | Remote Monitoring | February 21, 2019

February 21, 2019 — At the recent Healthcare...

PTSD Alone Does Not Increase Heart Disease Risk in Veterans
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | February 20, 2019

February 20, 2019 — Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) by itself does not explain the...

Ochsner Health System in Louisiana recently announced a new partnership with device data management and remote monitoring vendor Geneva Health Solutions (GHS) for implantable EP cardiac devices.

Ochsner Health System in Louisiana recently announced a new partnership with device data management and remote monitoring vendor Geneva Health Solutions (GHS) for implantable EP cardiac devices. 

News | Remote Monitoring | February 19, 2019

February 19, 2019 — Ochsner Health System in Louisiana recently announced a new partnership with device data...

Hormone Therapy May Increase Cardiovascular Risk During Gender Transition
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | February 18, 2019

February 18, 2019 — Patients receiving hormone therapy as part of their gender-transition treatment had an...

IBM and Broad Institute Launch AI Initiative for Cardiovascular Disease Risk Prediction
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | February 15, 2019

February 15, 2019 — IBM Watson Health and the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard are launching a research...

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