cath lab inventory management, RFID tracking
Sponsored Content | Whitepapers | Inventory Management | January 31, 2017

Annual waste for high-value medical devices continues to grow at a rapid pace. With bundled payments putting...

cardiology Inventory management

McKesson Cardiology Inventory aids inventory control in the cath lab using a barcode-based system, scanning items as used.

Feature | Inventory Management | January 31, 2017 | Dave Fornell

(Editors note: This article was written in 2014, and was updated with more recent information in January 2017.)...

CT, computed tomography, IV contrast media, acute kidney injury risk, Annals of Emergency Medicine study

A new study in Annals of Emergency Medicine finds no association between intravenous contrast media used in computed tomography (CT) and kidney damage. Roughly 80 million doses of IV contrast media are given every year. Credit: American College of Emergency Physicians

News | Contrast Media | January 30, 2017

January 30, 2017 — Intravenous contrast media (typically iohexol or iodixanol) used in...

ecg management systems, GE Muse

The latest version of GE’s Muse ECG management system allows integration with other vendors’ ECG, stress testing and Holter monitoring systems.

Feature | ECG Management Systems | January 30, 2017 | Dave Fornell

The movement from paper electrocardiogram (ECG) review to electronic ECG management systems in the past decade has...

analytics software, health analytics, cath lab analytics

Analytics applications can help healthcare providers transform data into actionable insight, and to make quicker, more informed decisions to improve clinical, financial and operational outcomes.

Feature | Analytics Software | January 30, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Analytics in the past couple years have moved far beyond the simple dashboards used by many cardiology department...

IBA Molecular, acquisition, Mallinckrodt Nuclear Imaging, nuclear imaging
News | Nuclear Imaging | January 30, 2017

January 30, 2017 — IBA Molecular has successfully completed its acquisition of Mallinckrodt Nuclear Imaging,...

Blog | January 30, 2017

DAIC has worked hard to bring useful technology news and resources to our readers. While we conduct reader surveys...

HyperMed Imaging, HyperView portable tissue oxygenation measurement system, FDA clearance
Technology | Point of Care Testing | January 27, 2017

January 27, 2017 — HyperMed Imaging Inc. announced that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

ECG, heartbeat, password access, electronic health records, Binghamton University SUNY study, Zhanpeng Jin
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | January 26, 2017

January 26, 2017 — Researchers at Binghamton University, State University of New York have devised a new way to...

novel blood tests, improved treatment, heart failure patients, Clinical Chemistry, AACC
News | Heart Failure | January 26, 2017

January 26, 2017 — For the first time, researchers have developed tests that could improve treatment for...

News | Cath Lab | January 25, 2017

January 25, 2017 — People with any form of diabetes are at greater risk of developing cardiovascular conditions than...

CardioFocus, HeartLight Excalibur Balloon, 22nd Annual AF Symposium, atrial fibrillation, initial clinical evaluation
News | Ablation Systems | January 25, 2017

January 25, 2017 — CardioFocus Inc. recently announced the initial clinical evaluation of the HeartLight Excalibur...

Edwards Lifesciences, completes acquisition, Valtech Cardio
News | Heart Valve Technology | January 25, 2017

January 25, 2017 — Edwards Lifesciences Corp. announced that it has closed its acquisition of Valtech Cardio Ltd.,...

congenital heart disease, CHSD, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, public reporting, parent preferences
News | Congenital Heart | January 25, 2017

January 25, 2017 — Survival statistics, surgeon-specific experience and complication rates are the types of...

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