Technology

The GE Healthcare Discovery IGS 730 angiography imaging system is the first to capture the advantages of floor- and ceiling-mou...

Epocrates released two free mobile device applications for cardiologists during the American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2012 meeting.  

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Siemens Healthcare announced shipment of the Acuson S1000 ultrasound system, a premium ultrasound platform....

Steris Corp. announced they will collaborate with device manufacturer St. Jude Medical Inc....

February 28, 2012 — AccessClosure Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and U.S. launch of the MynxGrip Vascular Closure Device (VCD)....

3-D Surgical Solutions LLC and Wheaton Franciscan-The Wisconsin Heart Hospital Campus announced that the first case ever using the Leonardo 3-D vision system was successfully conducted in a surgica...

The Simbionix endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) application for its PROcedure Rehearsal Studio (PRS) turns the patient's computed tomography (CT) scan into a

Siemens Healthcare received clearance from the U.S....

The Boston Scientific TruePath CTO device, designed to facilitate the crossing of chronic total occlusions (CTOs) within the peripheral vasculature.

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The Innova IGS series has two new additions.

The GE Healthcare Innova image guided systems (IGS) 620 and 630 offer electrophysiology (EP) biplane X-ray imaging....

 Philips Healthcare announced the release of the Xper Flex Cardio Physiomonitoring system, a hemodynamic cardiac monitoring solution used to facilitate invasive investigation of heart and vasc...

Simbionix USA Corp. revealed their MentorLearn system in January 2012, an advanced virtual reality (VR) simulators that can communicate in Chinese, Japanese and Russian, in addition to English.

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Siemens Healthcare's release 2.0 of the Acuson SC2000 volume imaging ultrasound system elevates volume imaging in echocardiography, delivering significant performance and imaging enhancements to im...

In 2011, Hitachi Medical Corp. acquired Aloka Company and formed Hitachi Aloka Medical....

The DC-T6 ultrasound system from Mindray Medical features a high-resolution, 15-inch TFT monitor as well as a swivel and height-adjustable control panel....

December 28, 2011 — Royal Philips Electronics recently introduced the Philips Veradius Neo mobile C-arm with flat detector....

The  Epoch platform from Stereotaxis  increases efficiency with a fully remote, networked and modular robotic magnetic solution; it enables greater surgical precision and improved cathete...

Newborns, toddlers and teens who suffer from heart failure and need heart transplantation to survive just got a life-saving pediatric heart pump that buys time and allows them to grow stronger as t...

The HeliFX Aortic Securement System from Aptus  enables independent endograft fixation, and is designed to mimic the hand suturing performed during open surgical repair of abdominal aortic ane...

Steris and Toshiba America Medical Systems formed an alliance to offer advanced vascular, cardiovascular, pediatric and neurosurgical hybrid surgical suites to healthcare systems seeking the latest...

Toshiba now offers the DICOM Radiation Dose Structured Report on all new Infinix-i vascular X-ray systems....

The Promus Element Plus everolimus-eluting platinum chromium coronary stent system is Boston Scientific's next-generation drug-eluting stent (DES) technology.  It is designed to provide physic...