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-...

Innovative Cardiovascular Ultrasound Solutions Showcased at ASE 28th Annual Scientific Sessions
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 01, 2017

June 1, 2017 — More than 50 companies and organizations will display their latest products and services at the...

Biosense Webster's multi-electrode RF ablation balloon

The most popular technology in May was the first data released on Biosense Webster's multi-electrode RF ablation balloon with irrigation. The system allows operators to change the energy levels of each electrode to avoid damaging sensitive underlying critical structures like the esophagus or phrenic nerve.

Feature | June 01, 2017 | Dave Fornell

June 1, 2017 — Here is the list of the most popular pieces of content on the Diagnostic and Interventional...

Northwell Health Partners With Peerbridge Health on Remote Patient Monitoring
News | Wearable Sensors | June 01, 2017

June 1, 2017 — Northwell Health recently announced a new partnership agreement with Peerbridge Health Inc., to...

Infab Introduces Revolution Lead Aprons
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | June 01, 2017

June 1, 2017 — Infab Corp. recently introduced Revolution Lead and Lead-Free Aprons with Kiarmor, Infab’s...

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