Videos | Business | May 03, 2017

Kim A. Williams, Sr., M.D., chief of cardiology at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago and former president of...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Angiography | May 03, 2017

Tom Kloetzly, sales and marketing VP for Shimadzu Medical Systems USA, explains the evolution of Shimadzu...

Acutus Medical Announces Completion of Enrollment for UNCOVER AF Study
News | EP Mapping and Imaging Systems | May 02, 2017

May 2, 2017 — Acutus Medical recently announced that enrollment has been completed in its pivotal Utilizing Novel...

Patients With Low Corus CAD Test Score Less Likely to Undergo Cardiac Referra
News | Blood Testing | May 02, 2017

May 2, 2017 — CardioDx Inc. recently announced the publication of results from the multi-center, community-based...

ERACS Session Highlights Need for Standardized Best Practices in Cardiac Surgery
News | Cardiovascular Surgery | May 02, 2017

May 2, 2017 — The recently formed group Enhanced Recovery After Cardiac Surgery (ERACS) hosted an organizing session...

Philips Epiq cardiac ultrasound system includes automation based on artificial intelligence

The Philips Epiq cardiac ultrasound system includes automated measurements and anatomical identification based on an artificial intelligence algorithm. 

Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | May 02, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Cardiac ultrasound technology is undergoing an automation technology transformation similar to that seen with...

Technology | Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps (IABP) | May 02, 2017

May 2, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted 510(k) clearance for the Teleflex Inc. AC3 Optimus...

CMS to require AUC documentation clinical decision support for medical imaging

No. 4 on this month's list is an article about what will be required as of Jan. 1, 2018 to be reimbursed  by CMS for cardiac CT, MRI or nuclear imaging. Medicare will require documentation that appropriate use criteria (AUC) clinical decision support (CDS) was used to verify the more expensive tests are appropriate over less expensive testing options. 

Feature | May 02, 2017 | Dave Fornell

May 2, 2017 — Here is the list of the top 20 most popular pieces of content on the Diagnostic and Interventional...

Conavi Medical Receives FDA Clearance for Feature Expansion on Foresight Intracardiac Echocardiography System
Technology | Ultrasound Intra-cardiac Echo (ICE) | May 01, 2017

May 1, 2017 — Conavi Medical Inc. announced 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for...

ClearFlow Receives Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award for PleuraFlow Technology
News | Cardiovascular Surgery | May 01, 2017

May 1, 2017 — ClearFlow Inc. has received the prestigious 2017 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product...

Robotic-Assisted PCI With CorPath GRX Broadcast Live at TCT Asia-Pacific Summit
News | Robotic Systems | May 01, 2017

May 1, 2017 — Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. announced that Fu Wai Hospital in China performed and broadcast live a...

Non-O Blood Groups Associated With Higher Risk of Heart Attack
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | May 01, 2017

May 1, 2017 — Having a non-O blood group is associated with a...

a list of SCAI late breaking trial presentations
Feature | SCAI | May 01, 2017

May 1, 2017 — The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) 2017 Scientific Sessions will take...

Resolute Onyx DES, drug eluting stent, medtronic, gains FDA approval
Technology | Stents Drug Eluting | May 01, 2017

May 1, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Medtronic’s Resolute Onyx Drug-eluting Stent (DES...

Videos | Stents Drug Eluting | May 01, 2017

This video, provided by Medtronic, demonstrates the Resolute Onyx coronary stent. It was cleared by the FDA and...

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