Technology

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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The Glidesheath Nitinol Kit, by Terumo Interventional Systems, is for physicians who prefer transradial interventional procedures.

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To assist interventionalists with organizing, securing and loading interventional tools during catheterization procedures, Vascular Solutions offers the Angio Assist Docking Station and Teirstein Edge...

The GE Healthcare Vivid E9 Breakthrough 2011 (BT11) is built for 4-D imaging and features elements designed to help improve image quality, quantification and workflow.

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Several upgrades are now available on Toshiba’s Viamo ultrasound system, including ApliPure Plus, Tissue Pure Imaging, a new high-frequency, tightly curved transducer and a DICOM structured reporting....

The Siemens Acuson S2000 ultrasound system, release 2.0, is a multi-specialty platform featuring 2-D and color Doppler imaging performance and a wide breadth of applications.

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The CX50 integrated ultrasound system, by Philips, provides premium ultrasound image quality for enhanced guidance and confident decisions....

XperGuide, by Philips, offers live 3-D image needle guidance by overlaying live fluoroscopy and 3-D soft tissue imaging data from previously-acquired CT or MR scans....

The Biodex Surgical C-Arm Table - 846 features a free-float X-Y tabletop design allowing for quick and comfortable patient positioning at an affordable price.

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The Biodex Sound Pro Combination Table combines imaging features of both the Ultra Pro and Echo Pro tables, making it a versatile solution to any imaging facility....

The Journey Guidewire, by Boston Scientific, is designed for use in challenging, small vessel peripheral angioplasty procedures....