Technology

The FDA gave Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE) approval for the AbioCor Implantable Replacement Heart (AbioCor)....

Canon Medical Systems is showcasing its newest digital radiography systems at RSNA 2006....

The Mobile Acuity LT Central Monitoring Station is designed to allow emergency caregivers to establish an Emergency Medical Delivery Area when and where it's needed....

The next-generation FilmStation dry film imager dual-tray UP-DF550 model dramatically reduces dry imaging space requirements....

ZAC is a computer-aided heart sound analysis system that acquires, records and analyzes the acoustic signals of the heart and delivers the results in an easy-to-interpret graphical display....

The Emboshield PRO Embolic Protection System received CE approval and will be launched in Europe.
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With several integrated cardiac features, CARESTREAM PACS includes cardiac review and analysis, cardiac cage removal in 3-D imaging and cardiac calcium scoring.
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The AngioJet SpiroflexVG Rheolytic Thrombectomy catheter is the first AngioJet catheter of its size to be offered in a Rapid Exchange platform.
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The first third-generation drug-eluting stent is now available to physicians and patients in many markets around the world, including countries in Western and Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific and the Midd...

HeartCentrix is a software solution that enables Burdick and Quinton stress, Holter and ECG devices to communicate seamlessly with physician office-based electronic medical record (EMR) systems....

Developed to help hospitals seamlessly bring their entire portfolio of wireless services and applications together on a single infrastructure, Enterprise Access with Wireless Medical Telemetry Service...

The NaviStar ThermoCool Catheter is available for the treatment of adults with specific rapid heartbeats who have already experienced failure with other treatments, such as device or other antiarrhyth...

The AfibAlert Atrial Fibrillation Monitor is a healthcare provider-prescribed ambulatory cardiac monitor for improved atrial fibrillation management....

The LATITUDE Patient Management System by Boston Scientific has FDA approval to be used in virtually all of the company's implantable defibrillators (ICDs) and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibr...

Satisfying the growing demand for tools that optimize data acquisition and transfer, Aquilion 64 CFX’s new workflow enhancements include a new CT software release, which speeds scanning and data analy...

The Medtronic CareLink Network is the Internet-based remote monitoring service for patients with Medtronic implanted cardiac devices and their clinics.
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New technology for the Stellant D CT Injection System from MEDRAD is designed to improve timing for cardiac CT imaging....

SmartPumps are tourniquet systems offering OR connectivity, superior performance, exceptional battery life and intuitive cuff controls.
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The Welch Allyn Holter Systems are software and recorders designed to help caregivers detect abnormalities in a patient's heart rhythm over an extended period of time....

The FilterWire EZ System is a low-profile filter mounted on a guide wire that reduces complications during balloon angioplasty and stenting procedures in SVGs....

The SpideRX Embolic Protection Device features a preloaded nitinol filter with a dual-ended catheter for delivery and recovery....