Hybrid OR

This channel includes news and new technology innovations connected with hybrid operating rooms, also referred to as hybrid ORs, hybrid cath labs or hybid interventional suites. These rooms combine catheterization lab and OR technologies and requirements fro both open surgical and transcatherer procedures.

Neovasc Files CE Mark for Tiara TA Transapical Mitral Valve Replacement System. TMVR
News | Structural Heart | May 29, 2020
May 29, 2020 — Neovasc Inc., developer of a minimally invasive transcatheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR)...
Videos | Cath Lab | May 20, 2019
This is a walk through of the primary structural heart hybrid cath lab at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Mich. It is...
Philips Azurion Clarity angiography system in the hybrid cath lab at Henry Ford Hospital.
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | May 06, 2019
This is a 360 degree image showing the main hybrid cath lab at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, which is used for most...
Philips, Azurion platform, angiography, interventional lab, global launch
Technology | Angiography | March 03, 2017
March 3, 2017 — Philips recently announced the global launch of Azurion, its next-generation image-guided therapy...
heart team, hybird OR, structural heart team

The heart team approach was first used on a large scale in the CoreValve and Sapien TAVR trials and helped lead to excellent outcomes in high-risk patients.

Feature | Hybrid OR | February 15, 2017 | Dave Fornell
In the current era of healthcare reform and the push toward evidence-based medicine to both lower costs and improve...
Mitralign, Trialign System, tricuspid regurgitation, first transcatheter repair, cardiac implantable device lead, Piedmont
News | Heart Valve Technology | November 18, 2016
November 18, 2016 — Mitralign Inc. announced the successful compassionate use treatment of a patient suffering from...
Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 18, 2016
A discussion with Juan Granada, M.D., about transcatheter mitral valve advancements and device challenges at the...
Videos | Heart Valve Technology | November 18, 2016
A discussion with Torsten Vahl, M.D., about advancements in transcatheter valve repair technology, including new...
Barco, Nexxis OR imaging management platform, 1,000 installations worldwide, RSNA 2016
News | Flat Panel Displays | November 11, 2016
November 11, 2016 — Barco recently announced that Nexxis, its IP-based OR imaging management platform, is now operating...
NeoChord, RECHORD Trial, first patient, DS1000 System, degenerative mitral regurgitation, DMR
News | Heart Valve Technology | November 10, 2016
November 10, 2016 — NeoChord Inc. announced the first use of its DS1000 System in the United States as it enrolled the...
Videos | Structural Heart | November 09, 2016
Brijeshwar Maini, M.D., and Brian Bethea, M.D., from Tenet Florida’s structural heart program, explain the importance...
Toshiba, Infinix, 4DCT, CT-Angio

Toshiba’s Infinix 4DCT combines an Infinix Elite angiography system an Aquilion One Vision edition CT system. It allows clinicians to plan, treat and verify in a single clinical setting. The CT system is capable of capturing an entire organ in one rotation with 640 slices and 16 cm of anatomical coverage. 

Feature | Angiography | July 12, 2016 | Dave Fornell
Angiographic imaging system vendors have developed new technologies to address emerging cath lab trends, including the...
Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 28, 2016
Interview with Rebecca Hahn, M.D., FASE, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, at the American Society of...
GE Healthcare, Getinge Group, Maquet, Discovery IGS 730 angiography system, Magnus operating table, integrated, hybrid OR

GE Healthcare's Discovery IGS 730 angiography system

Technology | Hybrid OR | June 13, 2016
June 13, 2016 — GE Healthcare and Getinge Group announced the U.S. launch of a new, highly flexible angiography...
Corindus, MGH, Massachusetts General, CorPath System, robotic-assisted coronary intervention program
News | Robotic Systems | January 06, 2016
January 6, 2016 — Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. announced the launch of a CorPath robotic-assisted coronary...