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Medtronic Total Across Crossing Catheter CTO Peripheral Artery Disease PAD

Medtronic Inc. launched in Europe its Total across crossing catheter. Total received CE marking for improving blood...

Cordinus Vascular Robotics CorPath Cath Lab Robotics Systems Angioplasty

Corindus Vascular Robotics is a developer of precision vascular robotics that present on robotics in the future...

Merge HIT Application Solutions Merge Notifi Cardiac PACS Radiology Information

HIT Application Solutions announced a partnership with Merge Healthcare Inc. to integrate its Notifi platform with Merge RIS, a Meaningful Use (MU) outpatient radiology information system. The...

Claron Technology Nil Remote Viewing System PACS accessories

Claron Technology will debut at HIMSS 2014 enhancements for a streamlined image and video upload for both mobile...

Carestream Vue Motion Remote Viewing System Software Mobile Devices RSNA 2014

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared Carestream Health’s Vue Motion image viewer for...

Fovia Visual Medica Advanced Visualization

Fovia, Inc. and Visual Medica announced a collaboration to deliver innovative, cost-effective advanced...

HealthMed Holdings completed validation on a blood test that aims to identify individuals who are at risk of a...

Carestream HIMSS Information Technology Remote Viewing System Healthcare IT

Carestream is sponsoring an executive panel discussion at the HIMSS 2014 meeting, Feb. 25, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in Room 202C at the Orlando Convention Center. The title is “Executive Perspective...

TAVR Heart valve repair Hybrid OR

A team of interventional cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular Institute-Texas...

AliveCor Heart Monitor FDA EP Lab ECG Cardiac Diagnostics Mobile Remote

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted AliveCor Inc. over-the-counter (OTC) clearance for the AliveCor Heart Monitor, a single-channel ...

UpToDate Anywhere Wolters Kluwer Health clinical decision support software

Wolters Kluwer Health, a global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, will make available at HIMSS13 Annual Conference & Exhibition the UpToDate. Anywhere. The...

Telemedicine Telecardiology Telehealth University of Iowa

Research from the University of Iowa supports the claim that tele-emergency services can extend emergency care in rural hospitals. The study was published in the February edition of ...

Fluke Biomedical, a manufacturer of biomedical test instruments, acquired Unfors RaySafe. Unfors RaySafe produces ...

radiation dose management, monitoring

Better management of X-ray radiation doses starts with recording and tracking each exposure patients receive. Dose tracking has come to the forefront of medicine in recent years with the...

A contrast MRI can predict which heart patients with ...

Massachusetts General Hospital conducted a biomarker-guided therapy study of chronic heart failure patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction over a 10-month period. Results of “Head-to-...

Traditional fingerstick screening for glucose and lipids is proving inadequate when identifying near-term ...

Achieving real quality improvement and reducing costs means re-evaluating what constitutes value, according to a new paper e-published in the journal Catheterization and Cardiovascular...

On-X Life Technologies On-X Plus 1.5 Aortic Heart Valve Repair Cardiovascular

On-X Life Technologies Inc.  received CE marking for an expanded labeling claim of its On-X Prosthetic Heart Valve. The company may market its ...

iRhythm Technologies ZIO Service Heart Arrhythias Remote Monitoring ECG Holter

Aetna issued a positive coverage policy for long-term continuous monitoring of patients with suspected heart...