Lumedx, Adventist Health System, CVIS, Florida
News | Cardiac PACS | March 07, 2017

March 7, 2017 — Lumedx Corp. announced recently it has been chosen by Adventist Health System to provide a...

Medtronic, CRT-D, REVERSE Trial analysis, cost-effectiveness, Michael R. Gold, JACC Heart Failure
News | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | March 07, 2017

March 7, 2017 — Medtronic plc recently announced an economic analysis of five-year data showing that patients with...

RaySafe i3 dosimeter, real-time radiation dose monitoring, wearable, RSNA 2017

Image courtesy of Unfors RaySafe

Technology | Radiation Dose Management | March 07, 2017

March 7, 2017 — Unfors RaySafe recently introduced the RaySafe i3, to its suite of real-time...

Philips, Phoenix Children's Hospital, strategic partnership, congenital heart
News | Congenital Heart | March 07, 2017

March 7, 2017 — Philips and Phoenix Children’s Hospital (Arizona) announced a long-term...

interventional cardiology, cath lab videos
Feature | Cath Lab | March 07, 2017

Here is a compilation of some of DAIC's recent video coverage of new interventional cardiology device technologies...

Logicalis Healthcare Solutions, Epic service desk, HIMSS17
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | March 06, 2017

March 6, 2017 — Logicalis Healthcare Solutions announced in February a new service desk offering – Service Desk for...

Videos | Stents Bifurcation | March 06, 2017

The Tryton Side Branch Stent became the first bifurcation stent cleared by the FDA in March 2017. The stent is...

ON Semiconductor, KAF-09001 image sensor, video imaging, digital radiography, angiography, radiographic fluoroscopy, R/F systems
Technology | Angiography | March 06, 2017

March 6, 2017 — ON Semiconductor announced the release of a new CCD image sensor that enables...

tryton side branch stent, dedicated coronary side branch stent

The Tryton Side Branch Stent is deployed in the side branch artery using a standard single wire balloon-expandable stent delivery system. A conventional drug eluting stent is then placed in the main vessel.

Technology | Stents Bifurcation | March 06, 2017

March 6, 2017 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted pre-market approval (PMA) for the Tryton...

Biosensors, BioFreedom drug-coated stent, LEADERS FREE II IDE trial, first patient, U.S. pivotal study
News | Stents Drug Eluting | March 03, 2017

March 3, 2017 — Biosensors International Group Ltd. announced in February enrollment of the first patient in LEADERS...

Dee Dee Wang, Henry Ford Hospital, 3D printing for cardiology, 3-D

Dr. Dee Dee Wang with part of Henry Ford Hospital's collection of 3-D printed hearts used for education and to preplan structural heart procedures.

Feature | 3-D Printing | March 03, 2017

March 3, 2017 — A Henry Ford Hospital study found a 100 percent success rate in left atrial appendage (LAA)...

Lotus Edge Valve, boston scientific, TAVR, TAVI, patent, patent lawsuit

The Boston Scientific Lotus TAVR valve.

News | Heart Valve Technology | March 03, 2017

March 3, 2017 — In a United Kingdom patent case involving a Edwards Lifesciences lawsuit against Boston Scientific ...

Philips, Azurion platform, angiography, interventional lab, global launch
Technology | Angiography | March 03, 2017

March 3, 2017 — Philips recently announced the global launch of Azurion, its next-generation...

PET imaging, atherosclerotic plaque, inflammation, Ga-68-pentixafor, Technishe Universitat Munchen, Germany

Note the high uptake of Ga-68-pentixafor on multi-planar reconstructions in the organs expressing CXCR4 such as the spleen (red arrows) and adrenal glands (yellow arrows), which was nearly completely blocked by the pre-injection of AMD 3100, a potent CXCR4 inhibitor. Strong accumulation of Ga-68-pentixafor was also found in the kidneys (asterisks) reflecting the renal clearance of the tracer. In addition, high, focal activities were detected in the abdominal aorta (red arrowheads) and right carotid artery (orange arrowheads) of atherosclerotic rabbits, whereas no significant signal could be detected in the non-injured left carotid artery (white arrowheads) of atherosclerotic and control rabbits, as well as in the abdominal aorta and right carotid artery of control rabbits. Furthermore, focal activities detected with PET in atherosclerotic plaques of the abdominal aorta and the right carotid artery decreased significantly when the same rabbit was re-imaged after blocking CXCR4 receptors. Image courtesy of Fabien Hyafil, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Nuclear Medicine, Klinikum Rechts der Isar, Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany

News | PET Imaging | March 03, 2017

March 3, 2017 — In the featured article of the March 2017 issue of...

Videos | Enterprise Imaging | March 03, 2017

Enterprise imaging system expert Louis Lannum was in charge of Cleveland Clinic's efforts to connect images and...

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