Cath Lab

Acist, high-definition intravascular ultrasound system, HD-IVUS

September 30, 2014 — Acist Medical Systems Inc. showcased the HDi high-definition intravascular ultrasound system (HD-IVUS) in two live cases at the recent 2014 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meeting in Washington, D.C.

September 29, 2014 — Before undergoing cardiac imaging procedures involving radiation, healthcare providers should help patients understand why the procedure is needed and its potential benefits and risks, including risks related to radiation expo...

September 26, 2014 — In response to new science showing that complete revascularization of all significantly blocked arteries leads to better outcomes in some heart attack patients, the American College of Cardiology (ACC) has withdrawn its Choosi...

Abbott announced positive one-year clinical results from ABSORB II, the world's first prospective, randomized, controlled trial comparing the safety and effectiveness of the dissolving Absorb heart device to Abbott's market-leading metallic XIENCE...

Siemens Artis one
October 1, 2014 — St. Johns Hospital and Medical Center in Detroit recently became the first U.S. healthcare facility to install the Artis one angiography...
September 30, 2014 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with eight partnering societies, released the first appropriate use criteria (AUC) for...
Acist, high-definition intravascular ultrasound system, HD-IVUS
September 30, 2014 — Acist Medical Systems Inc. showcased the HDi high-definition intravascular ultrasound system (HD-IVUS) in two live cases at the recent...
iFR
Earlier this year, the Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis adopted the instant wave-Free Ratio (iFR) technology....
Acist, high-definition intravascular ultrasound system, HD-IVUS
Acist Medical Systems Inc. showcased the HDi high-definition intravascular ultrasound system (HD-IVUS) at the 2014 Transcatheter
GE Healthcare's Cath Lab Efficiency Manager is a new analytical tool that analyzes the performance of an interventional lab, providing...
Medtronic's NC Euphora noncompliant balloon dilatation catheter was 510(k) cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in...
Esaote North America's MyLab Six ultrasound system is 510(k)-cleared from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and available for...

Articles

Earlier this year, the Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis adopted the instant wave-Free Ratio (iFR) technology....
September 29, 2014 — Before undergoing cardiac imaging procedures involving radiation, healthcare providers should help patients understand why the procedure...
September 26, 2014 — In response to new science showing that complete revascularization of all significantly blocked arteries leads to better outcomes in some...
OCT
The first randomized trial to examine serial optical coherence tomography (OCT) in primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) was reported at the...

Video Center

By Dave Fornell, editor of DAIC Magazine The key take away messages from the 26th annual...
5 days 14 hours ago
As technology continues to advance for all diagnostic imaging modalities, it sometimes reminds me...
4 weeks 10 hours ago
The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) annual meeting July 10-13 in San Diego...
9 weeks 5 days ago
This webinar explained the benefits of better access, productivity and revenue cycle efficiency in a modern cardiovascular information system (CVIS...
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...
Centricity Cardio Enterprise, Cardiac PACS, Cardio PACS, CVIS
This webinar demonstrates the Centricity Cardio Enterprise Solution (CCE), a solution that can help cardiology departments and hospital administrators to...