Intravascular Imaging

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for intra-vascular ultrasound (IVUS) and optical coherance tomography (OCT) imaging systems used in the cath lab.

OCT st. jude imaging systems cath lab advanced visualization ilumiens
Technology | October 22, 2013

October 22, 2013 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and launch...

Avinger Ocelot

News | September 03, 2013

September 3, 2013 — Avinger Inc. has received CE Mark approval for Pantheris – a system that combines directional...

OptiCross Boston Scientific Cath Lab IVUS
Technology | July 29, 2013

July 29, 2013 — The Boston Scientific Corporation has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance, CE...

InfraredX TVC Imaging System Clinical Study STEMI
Feature | July 24, 2013

July 24, 2013 — Infraredx Inc. announced the publication of key data supporting the ability of its TVC imaging...

cath lab, SYNTAX, SCAI
Feature | July 03, 2013 | Dmitriy N. Feldman, M.D., FACC, FSCAI

The year 2013 has brought us several important clinical trials that have changed the way interventional...

AngioLight System Intravascular Imagine China Animal Study
News | June 07, 2013

June 7, 2013 — AngioLight has successfully completed an initial animal...

The Ilumien Optis can reconstruct 3-D images on vessels and stent placements using OCT technology.

Feature | May 16, 2013

May 16, 2013 — St. Jude Medical gained CE mark approval of its Ilumien Optis percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI...

Toshiba, activation imaging, ACC, 2013

Toshiba's activation imaging wall motion tracking software uses a color-coding system to show where activation of contractions begins and ends during a heart beat, which may enable more optimal placement of CRT leads for more effective therapy.

Feature | March 28, 2013 | Dave Fornell

During the annual American College of Cardiology (ACC) scientific sessions, the world’s largest cardiology show,...

Royal Philips Infraredx TVC Imaging System Allura Xper
Technology | March 11, 2013

March 11, 2013 — Philips Healthcare and Infraredx Inc. announced the availability of a new solution that enables...

Silicon Valley Medical Instruments Inc.  HD-IVUS FDA Clearance
Technology | February 11, 2013

February 11, 2013 — Silicon Valley Medical Instruments Inc. (SVMI) was granted 510(k) market clearance from the U.S...

Feature | February 04, 2013 | Dave Fornell

My job as editor of DAIC is to help readers keep tabs on the latest in cardiovascular technology and trends. With...

Blog | February 04, 2013

My job as editor of DAIC is to help readers keep tabs on the latest in cardiovascular technology and trends. With...

News | December 26, 2012

December 26, 2012 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the first patient enrollment in its ILUMIEN I clinical study....

News | December 07, 2012

December 7, 2012 — Volcano Corporation announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Sync-Rx...

Avinger Ocelot OCT CTO catheter
Technology | November 16, 2012

November 16, 2012 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted market clearance for the Avinger Inc....

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