Technology

Nihon Kohden America Inc. said its Prefense Early Detection and Notification System received 510(k) clearance from the FDA, paving the way for its release to customers.

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MAQUET Cardiovascular launched HEARTSTRING III Proximal Seal System for coronary artery bypass surgery procedures, a proximal seal technology that allows surgeons to perform coronary artery bypass gra...

Philips’ BrightView XCT, reportedly the first time a flat panel X-ray detector will be used for CT imaging in nuclear medicine, integrates Philips BrightView SPECT in a coplanar design with advanced f...

TRUMPF Medical Systems Inc. offers an in-light high-definition (HD) operating room camera, the TruVidia HD, which reportedly captures and transmits razor sharp, true-to-life images....

Carestream Health’s CARESTREAM Virtual 3D Solution is a 3D software package designed to deliver advanced 3D processing and comparative viewing of MR and CT studies....

InTouch Technologies Inc. launched StrokeRESPOND, to extend the functionality of its Remote Presence robotic technology for stroke experts.

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LUMEDX Corp. offers the CardioPACS 5.0, the latest version of its cardiology PACS software.

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St. Jude Medical Inc. recently released its EnSite System Version 8.0, software designed to intuitively visualize the anatomy of the heart to diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms.

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Thinking Systems is showcasing its Thinking PACS Cardiology at ASNC 2008. Thinking PACS Cardiology received top ratings in all categories of KLAS 2007 Cardiology PACS review....

Spectranetics Corp. recently announced the availability of its LLD EZ Lead Locking Device (LLD) for the removal of nonfunctional or infected pacing and defibrillation leads....

The FDA recently cleared Boston Scientific Corp.’s PROMUS Everolimus-Eluting Coronary Stent System and Abbott Vascular’s XIENCE V Everolimus Eluting Coronary Stent System, both for the treatment of co...

The R Series defibrillator for hospitals aims for simplicity and operational readiness to help improve in-hospital resuscitation efforts....

Standard Imaging’s RAy Software reportedly provides all known standard analyses necessary for detailed IMRT QA, patient-specific Cyberknife QA and other frequent QA tasks.

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Ovalum will feature its TraVerse Microcatheter at TCT 2008, a device that received FDA and CE approval earlier this year.

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Ovalum will feature its CiTop ExPander Guidewire at TCT 2008....

Procedicus VIST (Vascular Intervention Simulation Trainer) is a simulator for catheter-based procedures designed to allow relevant and realistic, hands-on training for angiography and interventional p...

Paieon’s CardiOp-B system performs 3D reconstruction in real-time of coronary arteries from standard angiography images.

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The Cancion System is a heart failure treatment that makes use of Orqis Medical’s continuous aortic flow augmentation (CAFA) technology to improve symptoms of heart failure and change the underlying c...