Intra-Vascular Ultrasound (IVUS)

 

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for Intra-Vascular Ultrasound (IVUS) used in interventional procedures.

News | December 27, 2010

December 27, 2010 – A case report in Circulation describes the association of stent thrombosis with lipid core...

The St. Jude Medical Lightlab C7-XR optical coherence tomography imaging system offers better image resolution than current IVUS systems. Pictured is a follow-up study of a stent showing it neointimal tissue strut coverage.

Feature | December 13, 2010 | Adrienne Ma, analyst, Millennium Research Group

During a time when the U.S. healthcare reform is on the minds of many within the medical community, physicians and...

Feature | December 06, 2010 | Dave Fornell

Transcatheter valve replacement, especially transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), took center...

News | October 14, 2010

October 14, 2010 – A new round of equity financing will help launch the LipiScan IVUS Coronary Imaging...

News | September 20, 2010

September 20, 2010 - A new intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) coronary imaging system integrating plaque...

Boston Scientific's Atlantis IVUS

News | September 15, 2010

September 15, 2010 – A high-definition intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) system will be demonstrated during...

News | September 08, 2010

September 8. 2010 – Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS)-guided bifurcation stenting significantly reduced the...

Feature | September 07, 2010 | Dave Fornell

A major issue in treating chronic total occlusions (CTOs) is the lack of angiographic visualization. The...

Technology | September 01, 2010

September 1, 2010 – The first catheter to combine near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy with intravascular ultrasound (...

Feature | July 07, 2010 | Dave Fornell

Three companies made significant purchases and product introductions in May and June in efforts to gain a...

News | May 27, 2010

May 27, 2010 – A single catheter combining both intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) and near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy...

News | May 26, 2010

May 26, 2010 – The first angioplasty balloon catheter to integrate intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) imaging has...

Volcano's forward-looking IVUS system.

News | May 24, 2010

May 24, 2010 – New intravascular imaging innovations, such as registered angiography and intravascular...

Technology | May 24, 2010

May 24, 2010 – New collaborations will enable the use of Boston Scientific’s iLab Ultrasound Imaging System...

Boston Scientifics iColor overlay highlights the lumen and areas of plaque in a vessel.

Feature | May 11, 2010 | Dave Fornell

As intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) becomes a more common tool in cath labs to assess lesions and stent treatments,...

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