Interventional Radiology

Toshiba, CT-angiography, hybrid OR

Toshiba recently introduced a new line of combined CT and angiography systems, allowing true CT imaging on demand in the interventional lab.

Feature | Interventional Radiology| July 07, 2015 | Dave Fornell
Angiographic imaging system vendors have developed several new technologies to address emerging cath lab trends,...
Shimadzu, Trinias, first West Coast installation, Kalispell
News | May 19, 2015
May 19, 2015 — Shimadzu Medical Systems USA announced the first U.S. West Coast installation of its Trinias C-12 high...
Cath lab
Feature | May 13, 2015 | Dave Fornell
Most community hospitals with cardiac catheterization labs share these facilities with multiple, non-interventional...
radiation dose monitoring, cath lab dose monitoring, Raysafe

Staff at Lawrence General Hospital are wearing the RaySafe i2 color-coded dosimeters to monitor personal radiation exposure while performing a procedure.

Feature | May 04, 2015 | Lori M. Weir, M.D.
It’s the invisible elephant in radiology — ...
News | March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015 — An innovative interventional...
interventional radiology, chronic plantar fasciitis, society, SIR, Rahul Razdan
News | March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015 — Patients suffering from chronic plantar fasciitis now have a new weapon against this debilitating foot...
PE, pulmonary embolism, thrombolysis, Ekos, Ekosonic

Ultrasound-accelerated, catheter-directed thrombolysis in the treatment of pulmonary embolism aids delivery of tissue plasminogen activator (tPA), forcing it deep into the clot and allowing it to act faster.

Feature | March 05, 2015 | Jason T. Salsamendi, M.D., University of Miami Hospital
The continuity within clinical conference topics from year to year and how presentations augment one another tells us a...
Feature | March 03, 2015
March 3, 2015 — A study being presented at the Society of...
Covidien, Trellis peripheral infusion system, FDA recall, balloon inflation port
News | February 12, 2015
February 12, 2015 — A manufacturing error caused the balloon inflation ports to be mislabeled on Covidien’s Trellis 6...
News | December 23, 2014
December 23, 2014 — Philips has signed an agreement with Image Stream Medical (ISM) that allows Philips to further...
interventional radiology, placenta accreta, RSNA, study
News | December 05, 2014
December 5, 2014 — Researchers reported on a procedure that can preserve fertility and potentially save the lives of...
obesity, interventional radiology, embolization devices
News | December 04, 2014
December 4, 2014 — A new procedure to combat obesity was recently performed by physicians at Dayton Interventional...
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