ASNC, SNMMI, PET standard, Pet cardiac imaging, PET nuclear imaging, perfusion imaging

An example of a cardiac PET-CT imaging, should a color coded image of the left ventricle to help assess myocardial perfusion to detect ischemia using a Siemens scanner.

News | Nuclear Imaging | July 19, 2016

 

July 19, 2016 - An updated joint American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) imaging guidelines and...

SunTech Medical, SunTech CT40 sot-check vital signs device, FDA approval
Technology | Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) | July 18, 2016

July 18, 2016 — Blood pressure technology company SunTech Medical received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Medtronic, In.Pact Admiral drug coated balloon, DCB, FDA approval, 150 mm length
Technology | Drug-Eluting Balloons | July 18, 2016

July 18, 2016 — Medtronic plc has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the IN.PACT Admiral...

Blog | Radial Access | July 15, 2016

There are many ways of doing things in medicine, but once in a while you find a new way that appears to be a no-...

3-D OCT

A 3-D OCT rendering of a stented vessel segment created on St. Jude Medical's Ilumien Optis OCT system. 

Feature | Angiography | July 15, 2016 | Dave Fornell

While angiographic X-ray fluoroscopy systems are the workhorse for transcatheter cardiovascular interventional...

CT, computed tomography, radiation safety, best practices, pediatric patients
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 14, 2016

July 14, 2016 — Alternative imaging procedures, radiation safety and parent education should be the top priorities...

BBMK Technologies, ClotMD mobile app, real-time warfarin management
Technology | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | July 14, 2016

July 14, 2016 — BBMK Technologies recently announced the launch of ClotMD, a cloud-based application and mobile...

VentureMed Group, Flex Scoring Catheter, FDA approval, peripheral arterial disease, PAD, endovascular treatment
Technology | Catheters | July 13, 2016

July 13, 2016 — VentureMed Group Ltd., specializing in devices for the endovascular treatment of...

sudden cardiac arrest, out-of-hospital, comatose patients, University of Arizona study, wake up
News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | July 13, 2016

July 13, 2016 — Physicians may be drawing conclusions too soon about survival outcomes of patients who suffered a...

radial access, inserting stents, JACC Cardiovascular Interventions study
News | Radial Access | July 13, 2016

July 13, 2016 — A new study in JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions supports access through the wrist, or...

Toshiba, Infinix, 4DCT, CT-Angio

Toshiba’s Infinix 4DCT combines an Infinix Elite angiography system an Aquilion One Vision edition CT system. It allows clinicians to plan, treat and verify in a single clinical setting. The CT system is capable of capturing an entire organ in one rotation with 640 slices and 16 cm of anatomical coverage. 

Feature | Angiography | July 12, 2016 | Dave Fornell

Angiographic imaging system vendors have developed new technologies to address emerging cath lab trends, including...

Alere, INRatio PT/INR Monitor, voluntary recall, FDA
News | Blood Testing | July 12, 2016

July 12, 2016 — Following a collaborative process with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Alere Inc. will...

gadolinium, ACR Manual on Contrast Media, update, FDA safety concerns
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | July 12, 2016

July 12, 2016 — The updated American College of Radiology (ACR) Manual on Contrast Media contains a statement...

Abbott, Absorb bioresorbable stent, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, first Midwest implant
News | Stents Bioresorbable | July 11, 2016

July 11, 2016 — University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, is among the first in the country – and the...

ContextVision, US PLUSView ultrasound enhancement software, iOS
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | July 11, 2016

July 11, 2016 — ContextVision has signed a contract to bring its US PLUSView...

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