News | May 15, 2012

May 15, 2012 — A hybrid technique that combines coronary stenting with minimally invasive, robotically assisted...

Nile Therapeutics is developing a peptide derived from the venom of the green mamba snake as a 90-day, out-patient treatment to prevent hospital readmissions following acute decompensated heart failure events.

Feature | May 15, 2012

 

The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), a division of the National Institutes of...

Ambucor Health Solutions provides consultative and contracted ambulatory electrocardiographic and remote device monitoring services for cardiologists and institutions keen on retaining ownership of the clinical services they offer.

Case Study | May 15, 2012

Cardiology physician groups and institutions are increasingly being challenged to effectively manage their...

News | May 15, 2012

May 15, 2012 — A simple clinical assessment performed in the doctor’s office can identify patients who are at high...

News | May 15, 2012

May 15, 2012 — In a keynote Founders’ Lecture at the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI...

Myocardial perfusion study performed on a Philips Precedence SPECT/CT system showing ischemia.

Feature | May 15, 2012 | Dave Fornell

Single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) remains a well-entrenched imaging modality for...

Feature | May 15, 2012

May 15, 2012 – St. Jude Medical Inc. announced CE mark approval and launch of its EnligHTN...

Feature | May 15, 2012 | Dave Fornell

Hardware and software advances are enabling echocardiography to greatly expand its capability with increased...

Feature | May 15, 2012

May 15, 2012 — Reaching out to patients with a few simple phone calls significantly improves the likelihood they’ll...

Feature | May 15, 2012 | Dave Fornell

As an editor for DAIC and Imaging Technology News, I am a third-party observer in the cardiac and radiology markets...

Blog | May 15, 2012

As an editor for DAIC and Imaging Technology News, I am a third-party observer in the cardiac and radiology markets...

Contrast media injectors. angiography contrast injectors

The Bayer/Medrad Mark 7 Arterion angiographic injector is designed for better ergonomics, to be small, light-weigh and easy to use.

Feature | May 15, 2012 | Dave Fornell

Two next-generation automated...

The new Mark 7 Arterion angiographic injector is small, light-weigh and easy to use.

Feature | May 15, 2012 | Rohan Panda, Frost & Sullivan Healthcare Research Associate

Medical devices employed for injecting radio-opaque contrast media into the body to enhance the...

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Feature | May 15, 2012 | Mark Michael, M.D., and Jeffrey A. Breall, M.D., Ph.D.

Contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) is a significant problem resulting from the use of iodine contrast agents in...

Image 1 shows a selective radial artery angiogram demonstrating perforation of the radial artery at the bifurcation with the brachial artery, with evidence of extravasation of contrast.

Feature | May 15, 2012 | Asim R. Zaidi, M.D., Mladen I. Vidovich, M.D., Adhir R. Shroff, M.D., and Bernadette Speiser, MSN, CCRN

 

The radial artery approach is exceptionally well-suited for diagnostic angiography and, with a lower...

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