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February 28, 2014 — Mercator MedSystems released pilot study data from a single-arm, open label study of 20 patients suffering with peripheral artery disease (PAD), which reveal sustained,...

February 28, 2014 — Igor Efimov, Ph.D., from the School of Engineering & Applied Science at Washington University in St. Louis, and an international team of biomedical engineers and materials...

HIMSS 2014 3rd Annual Analytics Mobile Survey PACS ECG Software Information Tech

HIMSS Analytics published the results of the third Annual HIMSS Analytics Mobile Survey at its annual conference in Orland, Fla. The survey examines use of ...

IMRIS Visius Surgical Theatre MRI Systems Angiography Hybrid OR

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared IMRIS Inc.’s upgraded Visius Surgical Theatre, which integrates Siemens' high-field MR scanners. The core imaging technology based on Siemens...

PenRad Visualize:Vascular Cardiac Ultrasound Systems Advanced Visualization RSNA

At HIMSS 2014, Penrad released software that allows the creation of 3-D images of the carotid...

Archelon Enclosures iPad Air Software Mobile Devices Mounts for Displays

Archelon Enclosures, a manufacturer of iPad and tablet enclosures for the retail, hospitality and healthcare...

Approximately one in two patients with atrial fibrillation (Afib) do not optimally reduce their risk of stroke...

A new imaging technique for measuring blood flow in the heart and vessels can diagnose bicuspid aortic valve, and may lead to better prediction of complications. A Northwestern Medicine team...

Merge Healthcare KLAS Reports Cardiac PACS

Despite recent challenges and leadership changes, Merge, according to providers, is performing stronger than ever before. This is according to the newly released KLAS report, Weathering...

Ablation Systems Balloon Atrial Fibrillation Therapies EP Lab Apama Shifamed

Apama Medical is a privately held medical device company formed by Shifamed's medical incubator. It received Chinese notice of allowance for claims covering their low profile electrode assembly...

Level 3 Communications Healthcare Information Technology Cloud Storage Archive

Level 3 Communications Inc. released results of a research study conducted among Level 3 healthcare customers and ...

HIMSS Annual Leadership Survey Healthcare Information Technology PACS

The 25th Annual 2014 HIMSS Leadership Survey examines topics crucial to healthcare leaders including IT...

TeraRecon iNteract+ PACS RSNA 2014 Remove Image Viewer

TeraRecon, a provider of medical image management solutions, debuted it’s iNteract+ solution at the 2014 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) annual conference.  

ScImage announced availability of a Master Patient Index (MPI) Translator that provides healthcare professionals diagnostic ...

Cardinal Health WaveMark RFID Inventory Management Cath Lab HIMSS 2014

Cardinal Health will feature newly acquired WaveMark and its radio frequency identification (RFID) technology...

Medtronic Reveal Linq Insertable Cardiac Monitor Implantable Holter ECG Wireless

Medtronic Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance, CE marking and the global launch of its Reveal Linq Insertable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) System. Medtronic...

Medtronic Micra Transcatheter Pacing System TPS EP Lab Clinical Trial Study

Medtronic Inc. announced the first U.S. implant of the Micra Transcatheter Pacing System (TPS). The device was successfully implanted at NYU Langone Medical Center by Larry Chinitz, M.D., director...

Cardiac PACS Information Technology IT

Healthcare expenditure has been increasing throughout the last decade, and is beginning to become unmanageable. The American Heart Association has estimated that, in 2010, spending on ...

St. Jude Medical Nanostim Leadless Pacemaker EP Lab Clinical Trial

St. Jude Medical selected Dignity Health Sequoia Hospital's Heart and Vascular Institute and Silicon Valley Cardiology to participate in a ...

Blackford Analysis Software Development Kit SDK Advanced Visualization RSNA 2014

Blackford Analysis, a software provider with products to accelerate medical image comparison,...