Technology

ACC, Statin Intolerance App, statin therapy, muscle symptoms, pain

The American College of Cardiology (ACC) Statin Intolerance App is available to help guide clinicians through the process of managing and treating patients who report muscle symptoms while on stati...

Summit Imaging, Summit Imaging Mobile, ultrasound, rapid response, application

Summit Imaging Mobile is the mobile version of Summit Imaging's comprehensive online support portal....

Cheetah Medical, Starling SV, hemodynamic monitoring system, noninvasive

The Starling SV hemodynamic monitoring system from Cheetah Medical is noninvasive and provides data for real-time clinical decision-making and optimized patient outcomes across a hospital’s continu...

Philips, Lumify, app-based ultrasound, debut

Lumify is the first app-based ultrasound solution from Philips that will extend the reach of ultrasound applications across the health continuum using mobile technology.

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Medtronic, CoreValve Evolut R, FDA approval, TAVR, recapturable

The recapturable, self-expanding CoreValve Evolut R System from Medtronic is approved for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) in severe aortic stenosis patients who are at high or extreme...

cangrelor, Kangreal, FDA approval, The Medicines Company, antiplatelet agent

Cangrelor (Kengreal) from The Medicines Company is a novel intravenous antiplatelet agent indicated as an adjunctive therapy to percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)....

Agfa, Xero Viewer, Full Fidelity, FDA clearance

Agfa HealthCare's Xero Viewer now features Full Fidelity View for diagnostic viewing....

Pie Medical Imaging, CAAS MRV, MRI, cardiac perfusion

Pie Medical Imaging's CAAS MRV software is now enabled for analysis of the heart to support diagnosis of cardiovascular conditions....

Edwards, Sapien 3, FDA approval, transcatheter heart valve

The Edwards Sapien 3 valve with the Commander Delivery System is indicated for the treatment of high-risk patients suffering from severe, symptomatic aortic stenosis....

GE Healthcare, DoseWatch Explore, Microsoft, Azure cloud, radiation dose data

DoseWatch Explore is a Web-based, cloud-deployed, dose management software from GE Healthcare that tracks, analyzes and reports practice-level radiation dose data for select GE computed tomography ...

ResolutionMD 5.1, Calgary Scientific, FDA, intuitive interface

ResolutionMD 5.1 from Calgary Scientific enables physicians to make faster and more informed treatment decisions, by providing even greater access to medical images and information via Web and...

Toshiba, Aquilion ONE, enhancements, FDA, patient safety

Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. introduced detector and computed tomography (CT) software enhancements for its Aquilion ONE family of CT systems.

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Apple, ResearchKit, open software research, medical research apps

ResearchKit is an open source software framework from Apple designed for medical and health research....

Philips, Epiq 7, Anatomically Intelligent Ultrasound, AIUS, cardiac ultrasound

HeartModelA.I. is an Anatomically Intelligent Ultrasound (AIUS) tool that brings advanced quantification, automated 3-D views and robust reproducibility to cardiac ultrasound ...

Version 6.0 of Synapse Cardiovascular from Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. is a total re-engineering of Fujifilm’s solution for echo reporting....

Toshiba, CT Vitality, Aquilion ONE, protocol management

Healthcare networks can now remotely manage computed tomography (CT) protocols and capture valuable analytics that could improve safety with Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.’s CT Vitality softw...

GE Healthcare, FASTlab 2, FDG Duo, GENtrace cyclotron, PET imaging

GE Healthcare offers the GENtrace cyclotron and FASTlab 2 for radiopharmaceutical manufacturing....

eVance, Kromek, SPECT cameras, CZT, OEM

eVance is a new generation of cadmium zinc telluride (CZT)-based SPECT (single photon emission computed tomography) cameras...

Penumbra, ACE64, aspiration thrombectomy, acute ischemic stroke, FDA

The ACE64 aspiration thrombectomy system from Penumbra Inc. is indicated for the revascularization of large vessel occlusions in patients with acute ischemic stroke.

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Toshiba, Assurance 360, CT, XR-29, MITA Smart Dose standard, Aquilion

Toshiba’s Assurance 360 program makes it easier for existing computed tomography (CT) customers to lower radiation dose, improve their scanners’ performance and achieve compliance with the MITA Sma...

Merit Medical, Prelude Snap, splittable sheath introducer

The Prelude Snap splittable sheath introducer is easier to break, approximately 33 percent easier than competitors. An easier-to-break sheath can minimize harsh movements of the lead during re...

GE, Signa Explorer Lift, MRI, upgrade, 1.5T

GE Healthcare introduced a new in-field upgrade program for 1.5T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems in most regions globally....

The latest version of Mimics Innovation Suite from Materialise includes the Mimics 18.0 and 3-matic 10.0 software solutions....