Information Technology

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.

Materialise Announces Start of Pre-Market Phase for Mitral Valve Planning
News | Medical 3-D Printing | October 30, 2017

October 30, 2017 — Entering their pre-market phase of development, Materialise is working with select U.S. and EU...

TeraRecon Enhances Speed, Clinical Capabilities With Latest iNtuition Release
Technology | Advanced Visualization | October 25, 2017

October 25, 2017 — TeraRecon announced the release of version 4.4.13 of their iNtuition software, bringing over 175...

Philips Announces Findings of Patient Experience in Imaging Research
News | Cardiac Imaging | October 24, 2017

October 24, 2017 — Philips recently announced the key findings of its research focused on the...

Analytics 4 Life Raises $25 Million for AI-Backed Cardiac Imaging Technology
News | Advanced Visualization | October 20, 2017

October 20, 2017 — Digital health company Analytics 4 Life announced it has completed a $25 million Series B...

Smartphone Apps Help Patients and Providers Manage Atrial Fibrillation
News | Patient Engagement | October 19, 2017

October 19, 2017 — Novel smartphone and tablet applications for atrial fibrillation patients and healthcare...

Appropriate Use Criteria Published for Valvular Heart Disease Imaging Tests
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with several partnering societies, recently...

Dee Dee Wang runs Henry Ford Hospital's 3D printing lab for its complex structural heart cardiology program.

Dee Dee Wang, M.D., runs Henry Ford Hospital's 3-D printing lab that supports its complex structural heart program.

Feature | Medical 3-D Printing | October 13, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Three-dimensional (3-D) printed anatomic models created from a patient’s computed tomography (CT), magnetic...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Add Topics, Increase Diagnostic Imaging Clinical Scenarios
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 11, 2017

October 11, 2017 — Radiologists can enhance the quality and effectiveness of care with the newest release of the...

Philips IntelliSpace cardiovascular information system (CVIS)

The Philips IntelliSpace is an example of the newer generation of cardiovascular information systems (CVIS) that can consolidate all cardiology department data sources into one location.

Feature | Cardiac PACS | October 04, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Consolidation of data in one location to improve efficiency and enable data analytics, as well as smooth integration...

Medical Metrics Taps Digisonics Cardiovascular Information Systems for Clinical Trials
News | Cardiac PACS | October 03, 2017

October 3, 2017 – Medical Metrics, an experienced core laboratory for multi-center clinical trials, has implemented...

AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards 2017 Connections for Cardiovascular Health Grants
News | Patient Engagement | September 28, 2017

September 28, 2017 — The AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation’s Connections for Cardiovascular Health (CCH) program is...

Fujitsu VR Heart Simulator Viewer Features in University of Tokyo Lecture

Stereoscopic view with a heart viewer. Image courtesy of Fujitsu.

News | Simulators | September 21, 2017

September 21, 2017 — Fujitsu announced that the University of Tokyo recently used...

ScImage and Invia Partnership Announced
News | Cardiac PACS | September 19, 2017

September 19, 2017 — ScImage Inc. and Invia Imaging Solutions recently announced formation of a joint partnership at...

Systolic Blood Pressure at Time of STEMI PCI May Predict In-Hospital Mortality
News | Cath Lab | September 11, 2017

September 11, 2017 — Researchers have led a retrospective single-center...

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