Intravascular Imaging

Acist, high-definition intravascular ultrasound system, HD-IVUS

September 30, 2014 — Acist Medical Systems Inc. showcased the HDi high-definition intravascular ultrasound system (HD-IVUS) in two live cases at the recent 2014 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meeting in Washington, D.C.

Acist Medical Systems entered into a strategic agreement with Medtronic to co-promote the world’s first Rapid Exchange FFR (RXi) and high definition IVUS (HDi) technologies in the United States.

July 24, 2014 — Boston Scientific has initiated full commercial launch of its new Polaris imaging system. This system will support the Boston Scientific family of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) catheters, including coronary, peripheral and intrac...

Infraredx, LRP Study, TVC Imaging System, Lipid-Rich Plaques, 1,000 patients
Infraredx Inc. announced the enrollment of 1,000 patients in the Lipid-Rich Plaque (LRP) Study. The LRP Study is a prospective, multi-center clinical trial...
Infraredx, NIRS, IVUS, catheter, Advanced TVC Imaging System, ACC 15
Infraredx announced it will premiere the Advanced TVC Imaging System and the Muller NIRS-IVUS Catheter featuring Extended Bandwidth IVUS technology at the...
Hielscher, Columbia, PAD, OCT, diabetes, optical tomographic imaging, peripheral
Approximately 8 to 12 million people in the United States alone are suffering from peripheral arterial disease (PAD), a common vascular problem that is also...
near-infrared spectroscopy, NIRS, heart attack, stroke, Infraredx, TVC
A study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) shows intravascular near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) can identify lipid...
Acist, high-definition intravascular ultrasound system, HD-IVUS
Acist Medical Systems Inc. showcased the HDi high-definition intravascular ultrasound system (HD-IVUS) at the 2014 Transcatheter
Boston Scientific's Polaris imaging system supports the family of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) catheters, including coronary, peripheral...
Volcano Corp.'s SyncVision technology system is an online image processing workstation for coronary catheterizations that allows the...
St. Jude Medical Inc.'s U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved Ilumien Optis PCI optimization system is a new technology designed...

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Hielscher, Columbia, PAD, OCT, diabetes, optical tomographic imaging, peripheral
Approximately 8 to 12 million people in the United States alone are suffering from peripheral arterial disease (PAD), a common vascular problem that is also...
near-infrared spectroscopy, NIRS, heart attack, stroke, Infraredx, TVC
A study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) shows intravascular near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) can identify lipid...
OCT
The first randomized trial to examine serial optical coherence tomography (OCT) in primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) was reported at the...
IVUS, CTOs
A new study found that intravascular ultrasound (IVUS)-guided intervention in patients with chronic total occlusion (CTO) could improve outcomes compared to a...

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