Cath Lab

The purchase will enable Philips to further expand its advanced imaging capabilities of its angiography suite. Volcano is a leader in intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) and fractional flow reserve (FFR) catheter measurements used in the interventiona...

Patients who took dual antiplatelet therapy medications beyond the standard 12 months after coronary stent placement were significantly less likely to develop blood clots within their stents or to have a heart attack than those whose treatment fol...

VIVA, VIVA Physicians, Peripheral, Carotid Artery Device, clinical trial results

Viva Physicians, a not-for-profit organization in the field of vascular medicine and intervention, announce clinical trial results and other new happenings at Viva '14, hosted in Las Vegas, Nev.

Lithoplasty Shockwave Study Results, Peripheral Arterial Disease, PAD

Shockwave Medical announced positive clinical results from Disrupt PAD, a single-arm multicenter study evaluating the safety and utility of Lithoplasty balloon catheters for the treatment of ...

Atrial fibrillation, heart valve repair, software, mobile devices, ACC app
The American College of Cardiology’s recently released Guideline Clinical App has expanded with the addition of tools and guideline content for two conditions...
ReFlow Medical Inc., SpeX shapeable support catheter, FDA
ReFlow Medical Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for commercialization of their SpeX shapeable support catheter in the...
Volcano, Philips, acquisition, FFR, IVUS
The purchase will enable Philips to further expand its advanced imaging capabilities of its angiography suite. Volcano is a leader in intravascular ultrasound...
Cath lab, clinical trial, clinical study, defibrillator monitors
A faster, coordinated emergency response in collaboration with hospital cardiac catheterization laboratories in each United States region, including New York...
ReFlow Medical Inc., SpeX shapeable support catheter, FDA
The SpeX shapeable support catheter from ReFlow Medical Inc. enables physicians to shape the tip of the support catheter to their preferred
The syngo Dyna4D software from Siemens Healthcare enables time-resolved 3-D imaging in angiography, permitting 3-D visualization...
The Endurant IIs stent graft from Medtronic Inc. is a bifurcated component for the Endurant stent graft system that leverages the design of...

Articles

Volcano, Philips, acquisition, FFR, IVUS
The purchase will enable Philips to further expand its advanced imaging capabilities of its angiography suite. Volcano is a leader in intravascular ultrasound...
Doctors at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital of Tampa implanted a Melody transcatheter pulmonary valve in a 13-year-old patient in October, marking the 50th...
near-infrared spectroscopy, NIRS, heart attack, stroke, Infraredx, TVC
A study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) shows intravascular near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) can identify lipid...
DAPT study
Patients who took dual antiplatelet therapy medications beyond the standard 12 months after coronary stent placement were significantly less likely to develop...

Video Center

There were a few intriguing technology trends at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)...
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All major technology advances in the world of radiology, including cardiac imaging, are unveiled or...
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By Dave Fornell, editor of DAIC Magazine The key take away messages from the 26th annual...
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The CME webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" will educate participants in the state of the art clinical and emerging...
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...