Technology

The Siemens Acuson SC2000 system is the only system that delivers the same detail resolution across the entire image without sacrificing frame rates....

Ultrasound is often used as a first-line diagnostic exam to quickly and safely diagnose a range of patient conditions.

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The Cantata Superselective Microcatheter, from Cook Medical, offers a combination of support and torqueability to help interventional radiologists navigate tortuous anatomies.

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The i-Stat 1 wireless handheld, from Abbott, is a wireless point-of-care testing system that allows real time transmission of diagnostic test results generated directly from the patient bedside.

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The Fetch 2 Catheter, by Medrad Interventional, features a flexible, variable pitch coiled shaft for improved kink resistance.

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Intelligent Structured Reporting (ISR) technology, an advanced software decision support system, has been added to the Synapse family of software solutions to enhance clinical workflow and increase di...

During complex interventional procedures, it is challenging to accurately navigate and interpret the vascular anatomy for precise device deployment....

The Contour 3D Annuloplasty Ring, from Medtronic is designed to restore normal valve function by remodeling the natural valve’s shape and size.

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The Gore Propaten, from W.L. Gore and Associates, is a vascular graft for hemodialysis access that utilizes a covalent bonding technology to adhere heparin to the graft surface.

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The Drainer centesis catheter, from Vascular Solutions features large sideholes designed to prevent clogging and provide faster, more reliable drainage....

A new generation of a mobile C-arm offers outstanding imaging and a liquid cooling system to allow use over an almost unlimited period of time....

A transseptal puncture module for education and simulation technology is available for the Simbionix Angio Mentor simulator.

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Auto-IMT, from Toshiba, can measure the thickness of the intima-media layers of the carotid artery, for evaluating an asymptomatic patient’s risk of developing cardiovascular disease....

The Morpheus Smart PICC insertion kit and 5 French Dual Lumen Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC), from AngioDynamics, are an extension of the company’s Morpheus Smart PICC line.

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An ergonomic, peel-away introducer sheath facilitates placement of electrophysiology device leads and catheters in the venous system....

Designed for coronary and peripheral catheterization procedures, the SuperCross microcatheter is 0.014-inch guidewire compatible and is available in 130 or 150 cm lengths.

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GE Healthcare and Veran created strategic supplier agreement in January 2011 in which GE is the exclusive distributor and reseller of Veran’s ig4 fusion imaging angiography navigation system in the Un...

Two new stents renal stents from Cook Medical offer additional options in treating patients with atherosclerotic disease....

The Xpress-Way RX manual extraction catheter removes emboli and thrombi from vessels in the coronary and peripheral vasculature. It is manufactured by Kaneka Corp....

The Mynx Cadence Vascular Closure Device (VCD), from AccessClosure, offers physicians smoother device deployment while maintaining all the benefits of the original Mynx.

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The SmartNeedle Vascular Access System, by Vascular Solutions, consists of a hand-held monitor and one-time use needles designed to provide auditory ultrasound-guided access during catheterization pro...

The Arstasis One Access Device, from Arstasis, is the first commercially available alternative to the Seldinger Technique.

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The Endurant AAA Stent Graft System, from Medtronic, can be used for the minimally invasive treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms....

The VSI StraitSet Kit, from Vascular Solutions, contains a triaxial introducer comprising a 6 French, a 20 cm sheath, inner dilator and metal stiffening cannula.

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