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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...

Technology | May 15, 2012

May 15, 2012 — Boston Scientific Corp. and Philips Healthcare announced a collaboration enabling Philips to sell...

Feature | May 15, 2012

Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center in Houston, Tex., has leveraged new imaging and interventional...

The Discovery IGS 730 system was designed to address the challenge departments historically have had in needing to switch between ceiling-, floor-mounted and mobile C-arm systems. It uses a wireless, laser-guided, motorized mobile gantry, allowing it to be moved anywhere in a room. It is ideal for hybrid ORs because it can be parked away from the patient table, allowing better table access for open surgery.

Feature | May 15, 2012 | Dave Fornell

The American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2012 Scientific Session, held March 24-27 in Chicago, was the first major...

Technology | May 15, 2012

May 15, 2012 — Biotronik Inc., began its U.S. launch of its new Reocor external pacemaker. The device is available...

Technology | May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012 — Sorin Group at the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) scientific sessions announced U.S. Food and Drug...

Feature | May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012 — Patients with the heart rhythm disorder atrial fibrillation (AFib) who received first-line...

News | May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced new manufacturing and supply agreements with Jubilant...

Technology | May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012 — GE Healthcare introduced a new version of its Vscan pocket-sized...

Technology | May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012 — During the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) 2012 scientific sessions last week, Biosense Webster Inc....

News | May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012 — Stereotaxis Inc. released to the European market the V-Sono...

News | May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012 – Endosense said there has been strong interest and significant advancement in the move toward making...

News | May 14, 2012

May 14, 2012 ? Boston Scientific Corp. announced extended warranties of up to 10 years, depending on the model, for...

News | May 14, 2012

 

May 12, 2012 — Sorin Group announced at the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) annual...

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