Cardiac Diagnostics

Adding two non-invasive imaging tests to traditional cardiovascular disease risk factor assessment more precisely predicts a healthy patient’s future risk of heart attack, stroke, or premature death, according to a new study. The study was led by...

CardioMEMS, heart failure, ACC.15, ACC 2015, Champion trial

Heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction experienced significant HF mortality and hospitalization reductions via guideline-directed medical therapy managed by pulmonary artery pressure monitoring with the CardioMEMS HF System, accordi...

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared a new screening test that predicts a patient’s risk of future coronary heart disease (CHD) events, such as heart attacks.

BioImage study, Mount Sinai, cardiovascular disease, ultrasound, CT, detection
Adding two non-invasive imaging tests to traditional cardiovascular disease risk factor assessment more precisely predicts a healthy patient’s future risk of...
AliveCor, Preventic Solutions, cloud, analytics, ECG monitoring, remote
AliveCor Inc. announced the launch of a cloud-based electrocardiogram (ECG) analytics program with Preventice Solutions. Using AliveCor’s proprietary...
BioTelemetry, Department of Justice, settlement, diagnosis codes, mobile cardiac
BioTelemetry Inc. has reached a settlement agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice related to allegations that BioTelemetry encouraged physicians to use...
March 26, 2015 — Siemens Healthcare introduced a new angiography system and new cardiac ultrasound apps at the 2015 American College of Cardiology (ACC) annual...
AliveCor, AliveECG app, ECG recording, remote wireless, mobile, patient
The latest version of the AliveECG app from AliveCor Inc. instantly detects when an electrocardiogram (ECG) is either normal or unreadable
The novi patch Holter monitor from ScottCare Corp. is a small advanced patch Holter recorder for use by cardiology practices,...
CareAware Waveform Management from Cerner Corp. and Mortara Instrument displays waveforms and other physiological data from patient...
The latest version of the AliveECG app for users in the United Kingdom and Ireland now provides patients with real-time...

Articles

BioImage study, Mount Sinai, cardiovascular disease, ultrasound, CT, detection
Adding two non-invasive imaging tests to traditional cardiovascular disease risk factor assessment more precisely predicts a healthy patient’s future risk of...
St. Jude, CardioMEMS, CHAMPION trial, heart failure, reduced ejection fraction
Heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction experienced significant HF mortality and hospitalization reductions via guideline-directed medical...
Johns Hopkins, FIT, treadmill, mortality, stress testing, cardiac diagnostics
Johns Hopkins cardiologists report they have developed a formula that estimates one’s risk of dying over a decade based on a person’s ability to exercise on a...

Video Center

The biggest technology news coming out of the 2015 American College of Cardiology (ACC) annual...
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The silence is deafening. And since radiology associations, physician groups and vendors have yet...
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Centricity, webinar, ZFV, ZFP, viewer, remote viewing system, enterprise
Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
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...