cardiac nuclear myocardial perfusion imaging (MIP) exam guidelines for women
News | Nuclear Imaging | June 15, 2017

June 15, 2017 — The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) has published an updated consensus statement on...

Videos | Heart Valve Technology | June 14, 2017

A discussion with Rebecca Hahn, M.D., FASE, director of interventional echocardiography and professor of medicine at...

Philips Dosewise portal allows X-ray radiation dose tracking for individual patients

An example of radiation dose tracking software is Philips Dosewise portal, which allows X-ray radiation dose tracking for individual patients by modality, body region and exam type.

Feature | Radiation Dose Management | June 13, 2017 | Dominic Siewko

In recent years, radiation dose management awareness has heightened across the healthcare industry to address...

News | June 12, 2017

DAIC maintains a comprehensive listing of cardiology specialty meetings on its website at ...

Radiation dose monitoring in cardiac imaging, cath lab angiography

An example of dose monitoring software from Sectra, which can record dose levels by exam type, modality and set alert levels. 

Feature | Radiation Dose Management | June 12, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis

For all the benefits of medical imaging, most forms come with...

Abiomed Impella CP pVAD, third-generation CP
Technology | Hemodynamic Support Devices | June 12, 2017

June 12, 2017 — Abiomed Inc. recently released its third-generation Impella CP heart pump at the 2017 meeting of the...

News | June 12, 2017

June 12, 2017 – Med Alliance announced completion on schedule of patient enrollment in the first-in-man (FIM) study...

tandemLife Tandemheart priming tray cleared by FDA
Technology | Hemodynamic Support Devices | June 12, 2017

June 12, 2017 — TandemLife began its commercial launch of the TandemLife Priming Tray, a new product designed to...

An example of porcine cartdiac stem cells. Photo from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.

 

News | Stem Cell Therapies | June 12, 2017

June 12, 2017 — Heart muscle is one of the least renewable tissues in the body, which is one of the reasons that...

Epsilon Imaging Echo insight (echoinsight) strain imaging on cardiac ultrasound
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 12, 2017

June 12, 2017 — A study using strain imaging presented at the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) 2017...

Onyx DES 2.0 mm stent meets primary endpoints in small vessels
News | June 12, 2017

June 12, 2017 – The Medtronic Resolute Onyx Drug-Eluting Stent (DES) met its primary endpoint of target lesion...

FDA clears Claret Medical Sentinel embolic protection device for TAVR
Feature | Heart Valve Technology | June 09, 2017

June 5, 2017 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted market clearance for the Claret Medical Sentinel ...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 07, 2017

Chi-Ming Chow, M.D., MSc, FRCPC, FACC, FASE, attending staff cardiologist, St. Michael's Hospital, and associate...

Videos | Business | June 06, 2017

Andrea Natale, M.D., FACC, FHRS, FESC, executive medical director, Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute at St. David's...

Sapien 3 valve for VIV (valve in valve) procedures cleared by FDA
Feature | Heart Valve Technology | June 06, 2017 | Dave Fornell

June 6, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted market clearance for aortic and mitral valve-...

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