Computed Tomography (CT)

Medic Vision, SafeCT-29, XR-29 compliance, CT systems, RSNA 2015

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Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 24, 2015
November 24, 2015 — Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced the introduction of SafeCT-29. Designed to be...
CIRS, Dynamic Cardiac Phantom, CT, RSNA 2015

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Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | November 24, 2015
November 24, 2015 — The Dynamic Cardiac Phantom is a precision instrument which mimics the translation and rotational...
3-D modeling, reconstructed hearts, child heart transplants, AHA Scientific Sessions 2015
News | Advanced Visualization | November 23, 2015
November 23, 2015 — A new 3-D computer modeling system may significantly improve a surgeon’s ability to select the best...
dosimetry phantoms
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 23, 2015
CIRS ATOM phantoms are a full line of anthropomorphic, cross sectional ...

Cardiologists using the Philips spectral CT software to view a spectral CT image reconstruction at various energy levels.

Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | November 12, 2015 | Dave Fornell
Computed tomography has seen rapid growth in all segments of medicine over the past two decades, and recent advances...
Access Scientific, Powerwand midline IV catheter, CT contrast injection

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Technology | Contrast Media | November 02, 2015
November 2, 2015 — Access Scientific LLC announced validation of the Powerwand midline IV catheter for power-injectable...
FFR-CT, cost and quality of life outcomes, TCT 2015, PLATFORM trial

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Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | October 18, 2015
October 18, 2015 — New results from a multicenter, prospective study show that assessing...
Oregon Health & Science University, OSHU, Toshiba Aquilion ONE ViSION Edition, CT, computed tomography

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News | CT Angiography (CTA) | October 08, 2015
October 8, 2015 — Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) now offers patients one of the most...
Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak, first in Michigan, FFR-CT, HeartFlow Inc., heart failure

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News | FFR Catheters | October 05, 2015
October 5, 2015 — Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak is the first in Michigan and one of just a handful in the United States...
SHAPE, task force, CT calcium scoring, carotid artery ultrasound, SHAPE Trial advisory meeting
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | September 24, 2015
September 24, 2015 — SHAPE, The Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication, met with an international...
spectral CT, Philips, IQon

Radiologists using the Philips spectral CT software to view a spectral CT image reconstruction at various energy levels.

Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | September 09, 2015
September 9, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted 510(k) for Philips Healthcare’s Spectral...
FFR-CT, HeartFlow, PLATFORM trial, ESC 2015, ICA, fractional flow reserve, computed tomography

Image courtesy of HeartFlow Inc.

Feature | FFR Catheters | September 03, 2015
September 3, 2015 — Results of the ...
News | Cath Lab | August 26, 2015
August 26, 2014 — The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the late-breaking trials and first report...

An example of a FFR-CT study showing a 3-D reconstruction of the coronary tree and a color overlay of virtual FFR readings, including a severe blockage in need of revascularization in the left anterior decending artery. 

News | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 21, 2015
August 21, 2015 — Loyola University Medical Center is the first and only hospital in Illinois to offer a new,...
IMRIS, going concern sale, Deerfield Management Company L.P., imaging and service, robotics intellectual property
News | Cath Lab | August 14, 2015
August 14, 2015 — IMRIS Inc. announced in late July that investment funds managed by Deerfield Management Company L.P...
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