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Immediate U.S. government furloughs affecting virtually all National Science Foundation (NSF) employees and three-fourths of those at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) could impact U.S....

Enabler-C, EndoCross, enabler catheter

EndoCross, Ltd. announced today that it has already enrolled one-third of the patients planned for the first-in-human study of its Enabler-C Catheter System for Crossing Coronary Chronic Total...

blood testing cath lab beckman coulter danaher

Delivering the precision, clinical sensitivity and clinical specificity necessary to assist physicians with the diagnosis of myocardial infarction (MI), Beckman Coulter Inc. announced the U.S...

At RSNA 2013, GE will continue to demonstrate its innovations in low dose and high image quality in computed tomography (CT) imaging. The Discovery CT750 HD is the world's first high...

At RSNA 2013, GE Healthcare will showcase a range of molecular ...

Diagnosoft CMR MRI System Software RSNA 2013

When echocardiograms prove insufficient for diagnosis, Diagnosoft’s offers a patented and U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510(k)-cleared cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) solution for...

RSNA 2013 flat panel displays frost sullivan barco

Independent global research organization Frost & Sullivan honored Barco, a healthcare imaging solutions company, with the 2013 North American Product Line Strategy Award in Diagnostic Imaging...

patient monitors cardiac rehabilitation scottcare innovo telemetry transmitter

The ScottCare Corp. announced Innovo, a rechargeable digital transmitter for the company’s VersaCare multi-parameter telemetry solution serving ...

MRI systems fabry disease MRI alberta canada

Fabry disease can be detected using a new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique that was developed at...

Radial access cath lab bethesda transradial artery

While 95 percent of cardiac catheterizations in the United States are done through the groin, physicians at Bethesda Heart Hospital are utilizing special training to offer patients a safer, more...

Infinitt will introduce its new “Communicator” package at RSNA 2013. It is an add-on that ensures immediate communication of critical test results, provides peer review and emergency room...

Cath Lab pharmaceuticals clinical trial study CNIC spain icahn heart attack

Early treatment of heart attack patients with an inexpensive beta-blocker drug called metoprolol, while in transit to the hospital, can significantly reduce damage to the heart during a...

Sapien, TAVR, hybrid OR

As a cutting-edge technique, many hospitals around the country are investigating the development of their own TAVR programs. Starting a TAVR program requires a collaborative commitment to care and...

Toshiba Aplio 500 CV Athlete Heart Research Study Sudden Cardiac Death Student

Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is the leading cause of death in high school-aged athletes. To determine if SCD can be prevented with a heart screening, The Christ Hospital Health Network (Cincinnati,...

stents cath lab FDA update guidance delivery system

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a draft of its proposed updates for the non-clinical engineering tests and recommended labeling for intravascular ...

Imaging cardiac PACS mckesson methodist le bonheur MLH data cardiovascular

Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare (MLH) will deploy McKesson’s portfolio of enterprise medical imaging products across its facilities to improve physician collaboration, streamline data management...

Carestream, Vue Cardio PACS, Vue, Carestream Vue

Rochelle Community Hospital purchased and installed Carestream’s Vue Cardio PACS (picture archive and communications system) that provides fully featured viewing and management for its echo...

cardioverter defibrillator cardiac resynchronization therapy biotronik ilesto DX

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Biotronik’s Ilesto family of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator/cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillators (ICD/CRT-D devices)....

Gore FDA Approval Conformable Gore TAG Endovascular Repair of Aortic Dissection

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the Conformable Gore TAG Thoracic Endoprosthesis for endovascular repair of acute and chronic Type B dissections of the descending thoracic...