PulsePoint mobile app, CPR responder, sudden cardiac arrest, Seattle Fire Department
News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | July 01, 2016
July 1, 2016 — Medic One Foundation and the Seattle Fire Department (SFD) announced in June the launch of PulsePoint, a...
ASE 2016, echo, echocardiography, cardiac ultrasound, annual meeting, ASE.16, American Society of Echocardiography
Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 01, 2016
Below is a round up of news and videos about new cardiac ultrasound technology discussed in sessions and on the expo...
Vital Images, Vitrea 7 advanced visualization software, SCCT 2016
Technology | Advanced Visualization | June 30, 2016
June 30, 2016 — Vital Images Inc. recently launched version 7 of its Vitrea...
HeartFlow, FFR-CT Analysis, next-generation platform, second FDA clearance
Technology | CT Angiography (CTA) | June 29, 2016
June 29, 2016 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that it is launching its next generation of the HeartFlow FFR-CT Analysis. The...
DEFUSE-2 study, MRI, brain bleeding risk, post-stroke treatment, NIH

This image combines pre- and post-treatment scans from the same patient. Analysis of the two scans revealed that the area and size of post-treatment bleeding corresponded to blood-brain barrier disruption (shown in green, yellow and red) prior to therapy. Image courtesy of Richard Leigh, NINDS.

News | Stroke | June 29, 2016
June 29, 2016 — In a study of stroke patients, investigators confirmed through...
McKesson Cardiology, CVIS, cardiovascular information system, cardiac PACS, sale, sells, merges, new IT company
Feature | Information Technology | June 28, 2016 | Dave Fornell
June 28, 2016 — McKesson Corp. and Change Healthcare Holdings Inc., a provider of software and analytics, network...
UAB, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Jianyi Jay Zhang, custom-engineered heart tissue
News | Stem Cell Therapies | June 28, 2016
June 24, 2016 — The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) announced the launch of new research by Jianyi “Jay”...
IBM Watson Health, medical imaging collaborative
News | Clinical Decision Support | June 27, 2016
June 27, 2016 — IBM announced it has formed a Watson Health medical imaging collaborative, a global initiative...
SNMMI, appropriate use criteria, AUC, PAMA, qualified provider-led entity, PLE
News | Clinical Decision Support | June 27, 2016
June 27, 2016 — The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) has been named a qualified provider-led...
CT scans, cancer risk, radiation dose, Canadian study
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | June 27, 2016
June 27, 2016 — A new study in the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences surveyed doctors, radiologists and...
ACR Select, Appropriateness Criteria, federal AUC requirements, qPLEs
News | Clinical Decision Support | June 23, 2016
June 23, 2016 — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has named the American College of Radiology (ACR...
Agfa Healthcare, Enterprise Imaging, KLAS report 2015, Xero universal viewer, VNA
News | Enterprise Imaging | June 17, 2016
June 17, 2016 — In a recent report on satisfaction among healthcare information technology (IT) customers, Agfa...
Philips, SNMMI 2016, Vereos digital PET/CT, time-of-flight, IntelliSpace 8.0, nuclear imaging
News | Nuclear Imaging | June 14, 2016
June 14, 2016 — Philips announced it would be showcasing a variety of...
3-D printing, aortic valve model, aortic stenosis, Cleveland Clinic, ASE 2016

Image courtesy of Henry Ford Hospital.

News | 3-D Printing | June 13, 2016
June 13, 2016 – While 3-D printing has...
ASE 2016, echocardiography, telemedicine, Arkansas, pediatric patients
News | Telecardiology | June 13, 2016
June 13, 2016 — Two new research studies verify that echocardiography, linked to experts through...
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