Interventional Radiology

Cath lab management

Most community hospitals with cardiac catheterization labs share these facilities with multiple, non-interventional cardiology users, which can be challenging to manage various specialties’ needs. Beyond percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI),...

Shimadzu, Trinias, first West Coast installation, Kalispell
Shimadzu Medical Systems USA announced the first U.S. West Coast installation of its Trinias C-12 high performance “crossover” system at Kalispell Regional...
Cath lab
Most community hospitals with cardiac catheterization labs share these facilities with multiple, non-interventional cardiology users, which can be challenging...
radiation dose monitoring, cath lab dose monitoring, Raysafe
It’s the invisible elephant in radiology — radiation exposure. As physicians, we know all too well that exposure to radiation should be limited to the least...
BPH, prostate, interventional radiology, PAE, embolization, SIR
Men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), have a new, breakthrough treatment option that is less invasive and has fewer complications than other minimally...
The M2u and M4u are the latest designs of CompView Medical's NuBOOM, an all-in-one equipment manager, visualization and ergonomic boom
The Discovery IGS 740 is a rail-free mobile angiography system with a 41x41 cm detector. This new imaging system puts interventional...
Shimadzu Medical Systems launched three new digital angiography systems in March 2014. These are the ceiling-mounted Trinias...
Boston Scientific’s Direxion Torqueable Microcatheter is designed to facilitate selective access and delivery of diagnostic, embolic and...

Articles

Cath lab
Most community hospitals with cardiac catheterization labs share these facilities with multiple, non-interventional cardiology users, which can be challenging...
radiation dose monitoring, cath lab dose monitoring, Raysafe
It’s the invisible elephant in radiology — radiation exposure. As physicians, we know all too well that exposure to radiation should be limited to the least...
PE, pulmonary embolism, thrombolysis, Ekos, Ekosonic
The continuity within clinical conference topics from year to year and how presentations augment one another tells us a lot about where medicine is headed....
A study being presented at the Society of Interventional Radiology’s annual scientific meeting says 3-D printing could become a powerful tool in customizing...

Video Center

Here are a few observations on cardiovascular ultrasound advances I made while attending the 2015...
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The latest advances in cardiovascular echocardiography will be presented at the 2015 American...
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There were several technology takeaway messages for the future of electrophysiology (EP) at the...
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Centricity, webinar, ZFV, ZFP, viewer, remote viewing system, enterprise
Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
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...