Xcertia, new alliance, guidelines, mobile health applications
News | Mobile Devices | January 12, 2017

January 12, 2017 — Four organizations have announced they are forming a new, multi-stakeholder collaboration,...

GE Healthcare, Vscan Extend, app-based ultrasound, dual-probe, RSNA 2017
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | January 12, 2017

January 12, 2017 — GE Healthcare unveiled its new generation of pocket-sized, dual-probe...

TrumpCare, 9 ways may change the healthcare industry, Vertess
News | Business | January 12, 2017

January 12, 2017 — International healthcare-focused merger and acquisition (M+A) advisory firm Vertess recently...

Lumedx, CVIS, PACS, Marshall Medical Centers, live, Alabama
News | Cardiac PACS | January 09, 2017

January 9, 2017 — Lumedx Corp. announced at the end of November that two Marshall Medical Centers hospitals have...

Arterys, Cardio DL cloud application, automated ventricle segmentation, MRI, FDA clearance
Technology | Advanced Visualization | January 09, 2017

January 9, 2017 — Arterys has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market...

cybersecurity of ICDs, cyber security of medical devices, cybersecurity vulnerability of pacemakes, implantable cardioverter defibrillators
Feature | EP Lab | January 09, 2017 | Dave Fornell

January 9, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a safety communication today concerning patient...

Videos | Cardiac Imaging | January 06, 2017

ITN and DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most innovative new technologies being displayed on the...

Nuclear cardiology, dose reduction, myocardial perfusion imaging
News | Nuclear Imaging | January 05, 2017

January 5, 2017 — Working in concert, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC), the Intersocietal...

smartphone apps, cardiovascular health, Stanford University study, patient self-reporting, population health
News | Population Health | January 04, 2017

January 4, 2017 — In a study...

News | Atrial Fibrillation | January 04, 2017

January 4, 2017 — A smartphone application made it possible to use the iPhone camera to detect atrial fibrillation...

Philips, e-Alert, MRI, Most Innovative IoT Solution Award, World Communication Awards
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 03, 2017

January 3, 2017 — Royal Philips recently announced that its e-Alert was awarded “Most Innovative IoT Solution” at...

cybersecurity of ICDs, cyber security of medical devices

The FDA has concerns about the cybersecurity of implantable medical devices with wireless connections for patient monitoring or adjustments to how the device functions. Changing the function of an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) using wireless access to the device could present a major patient safety issue.

News | Information Technology | December 29, 2016 | Dave Fornell

As wearable and implantable patient monitoring or therapy devices become more sophisticated with advanced wireless...

ACC guidelines, PCI, CABG, revascularization
News | Cath Lab | December 29, 2016

December 29, 2016 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with several partnering organizations, recently...

Hunterdon Medical Center, McKesson, CVIS, cardiovascular information systems, cardiac PACS

The cardiology department at Hunterdon Medical Center in Flemington, N.J., wanted to eliminate cumbersome paper files and centralize access to patient records using a new, full-featured cardiovascular information system (CVIS).

Case Study | Cardiac PACS | December 28, 2016

Hunterdon Medical Center, a tertiary care center in Flemington, New Jersey, was looking to update its current...

Materialise, benefits of 3-D printing, RSNA 2016, workshops
News | 3-D Printing | December 19, 2016

December 19, 2016 — Materialise NV showcased the benefits of...

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