Point of Care Testing

Suntech Medical, Oscar 2 ambulatory blood pressure monitoring system, ABPM, Patient Diary App, SphygmoCor Inside
Technology | Blood Pressure Monitor | January 17, 2017

January 17, 2017 — The new SunTech Oscar 2 24-hour ambulatory...

Kardia Band, Alivecor

The Alivecor Kardia Band for the Apple Watch enables anyone to perform a medical-grade ECG anywhere.

Technology | Wearable Sensors | March 28, 2016

AliveCor, Inc., the leader in FDA-cleared electrocardiogram (ECG) technology for mobile devices, announced today the...

Abbott, Alere, acquisition, point of care diagnostics
News | Point of Care Testing | February 03, 2016

February 3, 2016 — Abbott and Alere Inc. announced a definitive agreement for Abbott to...

Cath lab radiation dose reduaction, doseaware, raysafe

The Philips DoseAware Xtend system is an advanced version of the Unfors RaySafe system, combining real time radiation detection badges and a live video screen showing each person in the cath lab in a different color. The system reports their real-time exposure rate and cumulative dose since the start of a procedure. It shows changes in dose exposure the closer a person gets to the C-arm.

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | January 12, 2016 | Dave Fornell

Each year radiology vendors use the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting as a springboard to unveil...

News | Point of Care Testing | December 22, 2015

December 22, 2015 — Trinity Biotech plc announced submission of its Meritas Point of Care Analyzer and Meritas...

Philips, Lumify, smart device ultrasound, U.S. introduction

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Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | November 19, 2015

November 19, 2015 — Philips announced that Lumify, a smart device...

The Lancet results, Abbott ARCHITECT STAT High Sensitive Troponin-I test, rule out myocardial infarction, Accident and Emergency, A&E
News | Point of Care Testing | October 13, 2015

October 13, 2015 — The Lancet published results online that show Abbott’s...

Alere Triage Troponin I Test

The Alere Triage Troponin I Test is a fluorescent next-generation immunoassay, to be used with the point-of-care Alere Triage MeterPro, for quantitative measurements of troponin I.

Feature | Point of Care Testing | September 02, 2015 | Daniella Cramp

Hospital-based healthcare providers today are under greater pressure than ever to administer cost- and time-...

iFR, FFR, Philips, Volcano
News | Cath Lab | August 28, 2015

August 28, 2015 — Philips Healthcare is showcasing its latest cardiology solutions at the European Society of...

Masimo, MightySat Rx, fingertip pulse oximeter, SpO2, pulse rate
Technology | July 08, 2015

July 8, 2015 - Masimo announced the CE Mark and full market release of MightySat Rx fingertip pulse oximeter for...

Feature | May 12, 2015

May 12, 2015 — A team from Stanford University School of Medicine has developed and combined new paper and flexible...

News | March 26, 2015
March 26, 2015 — Siemens Healthcare introduced a new angiography system and new cardiac ultrasound apps at the 2015...
News | October 17, 2014

October 17, 2014 — Akers Biosciences Inc. has signed a feasibility study deal with Konica Minolta Inc. to develop a...

Loyola, Loyola Health, Loyola Medical Center
News | September 25, 2013

September 25, 2013 — Researchers have determined that fingerstick cardiac troponin I assay testing using the point-...

News | September 23, 2013

September 23, 2013 – Aggredyne Inc., has received ISO 13485 certification for its quality control program related to...

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