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 from both open surgical and transcatheter procedures. The main focus of many of these rooms are use for transcatheter structural heart procedures, aortic endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) and procedures that may require both catheter and surgical therapies.

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.

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...
Corindus CorPath robotic system

The Corindus CorPath robotic system allows interventional cardiologists to navigate coronary vessels without the need to be in the radiation field.

Feature | November 06, 2012 | By Dave Fornell
Hospitals constantly try to predict what the future holds when planning new facilities and equipment purchases that...
Technology | October 29, 2012
October 29, 2012 — Brainlab released Buzz Digital OR, which is designed to aid information integration for the surgical...
Technology | October 19, 2012
October 19, 2012 — Edwards Lifesciences announced today it received approval from the United States Food and Drug...
Feature | October 12, 2012
October 12, 2012 — Boston Scientific announced it has enrolled the first patient in the REPRISE II clinical trial to...
Ziehm Imaging Inc. Ziehm Vision RFD C-Arms Hybrid OR
News | October 01, 2012
October 1, 2012 — Effective immediately, Ziehm Imaging, a market leader for mobile C-arms, is offering operating room (...
Feature | September 25, 2012
September 25, 2012 — According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market...
Tiara transcatheter mitral valve

The Tiara transcatheter mitral valve.

News | September 18, 2012
September 18, 2012 — Neovasc Inc. announced that acute results from preclinical studies of its Tiara valve for the...
ESC Heart Valve Repair Hybrid OR Clinical trial/study
Feature | September 17, 2012
Cardiologists are restricting the use of transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) to very old or very sick...