Imaging

FDA recall, GE, MRI

GE Healthcare initiated a voluntary field corrective action for all of its magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems with superconducting magnets that were manufactured from 1985 through today. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) classified...

Cardiac imaging accounts for about one-third of the source of X-ray radiation dose for all medical imaging. Expanding use of computed tomography (CT) for cardiac evaluations, use of nuclear imaging for myocardial perfusion exams and more complex t...

contrast media injectors

There have been several recent advances with contrast media injector technology, including cutting costs by reducing contrast waste and automated data collection for the dose a patient receives. Automated injector systems not only precisely contro...

DAIC readers chose the following stories as the most popular content in 2014, based on website analytics. The list is broken into the top 20 most popular news items from 2014 and a list of the top 20 archived technical articles accessed in 2014....

ACR, Appropriateness Criteria, clinical decision support, update, March 2015
New and updated American College of Radiology (ACR) Appropriateness Criteria now help healthcare providers choose the most appropriate medical imaging...
CompView Medical, NuCart, mounts, flat panel displays, hybrid OR, mobile boom
CompView Medical (CVM) introduced an all-in-one equipment manager, visualization and ergonomic boom system — the NuCart.
interventional radiology, Mayo Clinic, aprons, dose, cath lab
Frequent use of lead aprons in the interventional lab and radiology departments to protect against radiation exposure is associated with increased...
3-D printing, medical industry, advanced visualization, 2020
In a new report, SmarTech Markets Publishing forecasts shipments of 3-D printers in the medical industry will reach 2,135 units in 2020, growing to 3...
ACR, Appropriateness Criteria, clinical decision support, update, March 2015
The newest version of the American College of Radiology (ACR) Appropriateness Criteria updated 19 appropriateness criteria topics and added
The NuCart from CompView Medical is an all-in-one equipment manager, visualization and ergonomic boom system. It is the mobile version of...
The novi patch Holter monitor from ScottCare Corp. is a small advanced patch Holter recorder for use by cardiology practices,...
The CAAS A-Valve from Pie Medical Imaging BV is the first 510(k)-cleared image analysis technology to determine aortic regurgitation based...

Articles

interventional radiology, Mayo Clinic, aprons, dose, cath lab
Frequent use of lead aprons in the interventional lab and radiology departments to protect against radiation exposure is associated with increased...
Discovery MR750, MRI recall, GE, FDA recall
GE Healthcare initiated a voluntary field corrective action for all of its magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems with superconducting magnets that were...
Cardiac imaging accounts for about one-third of the source of X-ray radiation dose for all medical imaging. Expanding use of computed tomography (CT) for...
Bayer HealthCare’s Mark 7 Arterion angiographic contrast injector
There have been several recent advances with contrast media injector technology, including cutting costs by reducing contrast waste and automated data...

Video Center

It’s been no secret that the American healthcare system needed to change to survive economically...
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The silence is deafening. And since radiology associations, physician groups and vendors have yet...
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The America College of Cardiology has released its list of key late-breaking clinical trials at the...
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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...
This webinar explained the benefits of better access, productivity and revenue cycle efficiency in a modern cardiovascular information system (CVIS...