Clinical Decision Support

iFR, iFR vs. FFR, ACC late breaking trial, iFR-SWEDEHEART, DEFINE-FLAIR, Justin E. Davies,

Matthias Götberg, principal investigator for the iFR-SWEDEHEART study, and Justin E. Davies, lead investigator for the DEFINE-FLAIR trial, share key points of their study with DAIC editor Dave Fornell at ACC.17. The trials showed iFR is equal in outcomes to FFR in assessing coronary lesions. 

Feature | FFR Catheters | March 20, 2017

March 20, 2017 — For patients experiencing angina (chest pain) or a heart attack, instantaneous wave-free ratio (iFR...

AI, deep learning, artificial intelligence, medical imaging, cardiology, echo AI, clinical decision support, echocardiography

An example of artificial intelligence from the start-up company Viz. The image shows how the AI software automatically reviews an echocardiogram, completes an automated left ventricular ejection fraction quantification and then presents the data side by side with the original cardiology report. The goal of the software is to augment clinicians and cardiologists by helping them speed workflow, act as a second set of eyes and aid clinical decision support.

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | March 10, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Artificial intelligence (AI) has captured the imagination and attention of doctors over the past couple years as...

Videos | Heart Failure | February 27, 2017

Ursula Wright, MSN/MBA, FNP-BC, from Mercy Health System, explains how the nation's fifth largest Catholic health...

Mercy, HIMSS 2017, Enterprise Davies Award, health information technology
News | Information Technology | February 21, 2017

February 21, 2017 — Mercy, the fifth largest Catholic healthcare system in the nation, was named a 2016 Healthcare...

deep learning, medical imaging, Signify Research market report, 2021
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 15, 2017

February 15, 2017 — Deep learning, also known as...

3-D echocardiography, ASE/EACVI guidelines, congenital heart disease, CHD, Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, JASE
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | January 20, 2017

January 20, 2017 — A new document from the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) and the American...

Apollo Enterprise Imaging, DiACardio, Enterprise Patient Multimedia Manager, EPMM, LVivo Toolbox
Technology | Clinical Decision Support | January 19, 2017

January 19, 2017 — Apollo Enterprise Imaging Corp. announced it has entered into an agreement with DiACardio Ltd to...

TAVR, medical guidelines, ACC/AHA, optimization, transcatheter aortic valve replacement
News | Heart Valve Technology | January 18, 2017

January 18, 2017 — The American College of Cardiology recently released new guidance for clinicians and hospitals to...

Frost & Sullivan, 18 technologies, growth opportunities, global healthcare, information technology, 2025
News | Information Technology | January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 — Frost & Sullivan has released a new report, “Vision 2025 – Future of Healthcare,” part of the...

ACC guidelines, PCI, CABG, revascularization
News | Cath Lab | December 29, 2016

December 29, 2016 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with several partnering organizations, recently...

Videos | Artificial Intelligence | December 19, 2016

At RSNA 2016, the key buzzwords were “deep learning,” “machine learning” and “artificial intelligence.” Vendors and...

Videos | Artificial Intelligence | December 19, 2016

Mark Michalski, M.D., director of the Center for Clinical Data Science at Massachusetts General Hospital, explains...

Videos | RSNA 2016 | December 19, 2016

A post-game roundup by Imaging Technology News (ITN) Contributing Editor Greg Freiherr and Diagnostic and...

IBM Watson Health, medical imaging collaborative
News | Clinical Decision Support | June 27, 2016

June 27, 2016 — IBM announced it has formed a Watson Health medical imaging collaborative, a global initiative...

SNMMI, appropriate use criteria, AUC, PAMA, qualified provider-led entity, PLE
News | Clinical Decision Support | June 27, 2016

June 27, 2016 — The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) has been named a qualified provider-...

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