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This channel includes news and new technology innovations for healthcare information technology (HIT) as it relates to cardiology reporting systems, cardiac PACS, electronic medical records, electronic health records, EMRs, EHRs, radiology PACS integration, clinical decision support, advaned imaging visualization, analytics software and cybersecurity.

 CAE Healthcare will showcase its mixed reality training solutions for practicing physicians and medical imaging companies for the first time at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2019 meeting. With technology platforms that integrate modeled human physiology into immersive, augmented reality environments, CAE Healthcare partners with vendors to deliver risk-free training solutions that meet the needs of physicians and equipment providers. #RSNA19 #RSNA2019
News | Virtual and Augmented Reality | November 27, 2019

November 27, 2019 — CAE Healthcare will showcase its mixed reality training solutions for practicing physicians and...

News | Cardiovascular Clinical Studies | November 26, 2019

November 26, 2019 — The University of Connecticut (UConn) Department of Kinesiology and Hartford Healthcare have...

EchoGo uses AI to calculate cardiac ultrasound left ventricular ejection fraction (EF), the most frequently used measurement of heart function, left ventricular volumes (LV) and, for the first time for an AI application, automated cardiac strain.

EchoGo uses artificial intelligence (AI) to calculate cardiac ultrasound left ventricular ejection fraction (EF), the most frequently used measurement of heart function, left ventricular volumes (LV) and, for the first time for an AI application, automated cardiac strain.

News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | November 14, 2019

November 14, 2019 — Ultromics has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its...

Siemens Healthineers Acquires ECG Management Consultants
News | Cardiovascular Business | November 11, 2019

November 11, 2019 — ECG Management Consultants, a leading U.S. healthcare advisory firm, is now part of the global...

An example of workflow efficiencies in newer CVIS systems. This example from Philips IntelliSpace Cardiovascular, a cardiac PACS plus CVIS system, shows a patient timeline with icons to show various tests, exams or procedures in an easy to understand format. The cath lab cardiac diagram can be modified by the user with stents and degree of stenosis, which automatically flows text information into the report. #CVIS, Cardiac PACS, cardiology image and information system (CIIMS)

An example of workflow efficiencies in newer CVIS systems. This example from Philips IntelliSpace Cardiovascular, a cardiac PACS plus CVIS system, shows a patient timeline with icons to show various tests, exams or procedures in an easy to understand format. The cath lab cardiac diagram can be modified by the user with stents and degree of stenosis, which automatically flows text information into the report.

Feature | Cardiac PACS | October 30, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor

The latest generation of cardiovascular...

WEBINAR: Using Data Driven Healthcare to Drive Transformative Change with Philips Healthcare.
Webinar | Cardiac PACS | October 29, 2019

Today, health systems are continuously striving to improve performance, utilization, and workflow in order to drive...

University of Arizona Leads Statewide Study of Congenital Heart Defects
News | Congenital Heart | October 24, 2019

October 24, 2019 — Investigators at the University of Arizona Steele Children's Research Center are leading a...

FDA Clears AiCE Image Reconstruction on Canon's Aquilion Precision CT
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 21, 2019

October 21, 2019 — Canon Medical Systems USA Inc. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)...

New Algorithm Expands Neurologists' Ability to Assess for Clot-removing Procedure
News | Stroke | October 18, 2019

October 18, 2019 — An algorithm developed by faculty at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (...

New Registry to Provide Insight into STEMI Occurrence, Treatment in North India

Image courtesy of UNC School of Medicine

News | Population Health | October 18, 2019

October 18, 2019 — A new study published in Clinical...

USF Health Expands Digisonics System With Vascular Reporting
News | Cardiac PACS | October 17, 2019

October 17, 2019 — University of South Florida (USF) Health in Tampa, Fla., has enhanced their use of the Digisonics...

Fujifilm Upgrades Next-Generation Synapse Cardiology PACS
News | Cardiac PACS | October 10, 2019

October 9, 2019 – Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. recently launched Synapse...

Khaldoon Alaswad, M.D., right, director, cardiac catheterization lab, during a complex CTO procedure at Henry Ford Hospital.

Khaldoon Alaswad, M.D., right, director, cardiac catheterization lab, during a complex CTO procedure at Henry Ford Hospital. (Photo by Dave Fornell)

Feature | Henry Ford Hospital | October 01, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor

Henry Ford Hospital thought leaders...

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