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.

Videos | ACC | March 19, 2013
The American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2013 Scientific Session Committee Chairman Miguel Quinones, M.D., explains...
Technology | March 07, 2013
March 7, 2013 — Philips Healthcare announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...
Portico Transcatheter Aortic Heart Valve Repair St. Jude Medical Clinical Trial
News | February 13, 2013
February 13, 2013 — St. Jude Medical Inc announced the first patient implant of its 25 mm Portico Transcatheter Aortic...
PhysioSonics
Technology | February 01, 2013
February 1, 2013 — PhysioSonics announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the Presto 1000 flow...
News | January 21, 2013
January 21, 2013 — A heart valve procedure intended to treat patients with severe aortic stenosis and individuals who...
News | January 16, 2013
January 16, 2013 — CardioLogical Solutions, a new cardiovascular device company, announced it has initiated operations...
RealView's 3-D holographic projection of a heart

RealView's 3-D mid-air holographic projection of a heart to aid cath lab navigation.

Feature | December 21, 2012 | Dave Fornell
The annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meeting brings many cutting-edge technologies to the...
News | December 21, 2012
December 21, 2012 — Despite earlier signs that a less-invasive surgery is safer and better than “open” operations to...
Videos | Cardiac Imaging | December 18, 2012
DAIC Editor Dave Fornell highlights the latest advancements that will impact cardiovascular imaging from the 2012...
News | December 13, 2012
December 13, 2012 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the first patient implant of its 23 mm Portico transcatheter aortic...

Toshiba is developing a radiation dose alert to show interventionalists how much dose they have delivered to their patient from X-ray angiography.

Feature | December 11, 2012 | Dave Fornell
The latest advances in cardiovascular imaging are usually shown first at the Radiological Society of North America (...
Technology | December 11, 2012
December 10, 2012 — At RSNA 2012, GE Healthcare showcased a number of new advanced imaging solutions for the surgical...
Technology | November 21, 2012
November 21, 2012 — NDS Surgical Imaging (NDSsi) has expanded its family of advanced LED backlight surgical displays...
Videos | Hybrid OR | November 20, 2012
Mercy Hospital in Chicago has developed a successful hybrid cath lab program where various specialties work together...
Videos | Hybrid OR | November 20, 2012
Mercy Hospital in Chicago developed an interventional program around its hybrid cath labs, fostering collaboration...