Cardiac Imaging

Revolution CT, computed tomography, 256 slice CT, GE Healthcare

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted 510(k) market clearance for the GE Healthcare Revolution computed tomography (CT) system. The 256-slice CT system offers technology that provides excellent image quality and clinical capabilities...

April 11, 2014 — Medtronic announced CE mark and European launch of the Evera MRI SureScan implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) system, the first and only ICD system approved for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans positioned...

GE Healthcare received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of its Q.Clear technology, which is designed to provide up to two times improvement in both quantitative accuracy and image quality in PET/CT imaging. 

cardiac CTA, calcium scoring, ACC.14

Coronary artery calcium scoring, a test that measures the amount and pattern of calcium that has accumulated in a patient’s coronary arteries, appears to provide an early indication of a person’s long-term risk for heart disease, according to data...

 Loyola University Medical Center is now offering patients the most advanced positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) scanner on the...
April 21, 2014 — Cardiologists and cancer experts at the Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan have joined forces to establish its first cardio-oncology...
First U.S. Patient MRI Scan Clinical Study MRI-Compatible Pacemaker Accent MRI
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, Calif., is the first hospital in the nation to conduct a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan of a patient...
The webinar will focus on implementation of different strategies to help clinicians reduce radiation exposure during interventional cardiology procedures, both...
Revolution CT, computed tomography, 256 slice CT, GE Healthcare
The GE Healthcare Revolution computed tomography (CT) 256-slice scanner offers technology that provides excellent image quality and
Epsilon Imaging Inc. has expanded its EchoInsight automated measurement suite for improved analysis and interpretation in echo. This...
Siemens Healthcare's Cios Alpha is a mobile C-arm system with flat-panel detector that boasts a power output of 25 kilowatts (kW) and has a...
Esaote's CrystaLine imaging technology improves ultrasound’s diagnostic efficiency by enhancing image clarity and providing clinicians the...

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Revolution CT, computed tomography, 256 slice CT, GE Healthcare
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted 510(k) market clearance for the GE Healthcare Revolution computed tomography (CT) system. The 256-slice CT...
April 11, 2014 — Medtronic announced CE mark and European launch of the Evera MRI SureScan implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) system, the...
GE Healthcare Q.Clear Technology PET/CT Systems Nuclear Imaging
GE Healthcare received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of its Q.Clear technology, which is designed to provide up to two times...
Philips CT, cardiac CTA, calcium scoring, ACC.14
Coronary artery calcium scoring, a test that measures the amount and pattern of calcium that has accumulated in a patient’s coronary arteries, appears to...

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By Dave Fornell The biggest news item from the American College of Cardiology (ACC) 63rd Annual...
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By Dave Fornell, DAIC editor Data from several cutting-edge device clinical trials will be...
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The webinar will focus on implementation of different strategies to help clinicians reduce radiation exposure during interventional cardiology procedures, both for patient and operators. It will...
The webinar "PET/CT: A New Frontier" discusses potential benefits of digital relative to analog PET/CT. The session will discuss how digital PET can improve image quality, lesion detection and...
CVIS, cardiovascular information system
This webinar reviews multi-ology, multi-site, vendor neutral solutions that transform rigid departmental information silos into fluid, consolidated, information sharing systems. It discusses how to...