Ultrasound Intra-cardiac Echo (ICE)

Ultrasound intra-cardiac echo (ICE) is a type of cardiovascular ultrasound or echocardiogram. This channel includes news and new technology innovations about ICE.

Videos | TCT | October 03, 2018
DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most innovative new cardiovascular technology he found on the expo...
Siemens Healthineers Showcases New In Vivo and In Vitro Cardiovascular Solutions at TCT 2018
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 21, 2018
September 21, 2018 — At the 2018 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) conference, Sept. 21-25 in San Diego,...
The Abbott ViewFlex Xtra Diagnostic Ultrasound Catheter now can be reprocessed by Innovative Health.
Technology | May 21, 2018
May 21, 2018 — Cardiology medical device reprocessing company Innovative Health recently received U.S. Food and Drug...
Intracardiac Echo Should be More Widely Adopted to Minimize Radiation in Catheter Ablations
News | Ultrasound Intra-cardiac Echo (ICE) | September 20, 2017
September 20, 2017 — Catheter ablation to treat an irregular heartbeat, which limits or eliminates patients’ exposure...
Conavi Medical Receives FDA Clearance for Feature Expansion on Foresight Intracardiac Echocardiography System
Technology | Ultrasound Intra-cardiac Echo (ICE) | May 01, 2017
May 1, 2017 — Conavi Medical Inc. announced 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its...
Technology | Ultrasound Intra-cardiac Echo (ICE) | January 26, 2016
January 26, 2016 — Conavi Medical Inc. (formerly Colibri Technologies Inc.) has received U.S. Food and Drug...
Angiotech Vena Cava Filter
News | April 18, 2013
April 18, 2013 — One venous puncture, rather than two, is a safe and effective approach to intravascular ultrasound-...
RTI International Live Volumetric Imaging Intracardiac Echo
News | April 03, 2013
April 3, 2013 — An RTI International-developed prototype catheter that can generate live, streaming 3-D ultrasound...
ViewFlex Xtra ICE Catheter St. Jude Medical CE mark
News | January 23, 2013
January 23, 2013 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced European CE mark approval of its ViewFlex Xtra Intracardiac...
Technology | November 21, 2012
November 20, 2012 – With the Acuson X700 ultrasound system, Siemens Healthcare has developed a powerful ultrasound...
Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | September 17, 2012
Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology Editor Dave Fornell shares his choices of the latest advances in cardiac...
Technology | July 11, 2012
July 11, 2012 — St. Jude Medical received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the...
Feature | May 15, 2012 | Dave Fornell
Hardware and software advances are enabling echocardiography to greatly expand its capability with increased...

The Discovery IGS 730 system was designed to address the challenge departments historically have had in needing to switch between ceiling-, floor-mounted and mobile C-arm systems. It uses a wireless, laser-guided, motorized mobile gantry, allowing it to be moved anywhere in a room. It is ideal for hybrid ORs because it can be parked away from the patient table, allowing better table access for open surgery.

Feature | May 15, 2012 | Dave Fornell
The American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2012 Scientific Session, held March 24-27 in Chicago, was the first major...
News | May 14, 2012
May 14, 2012 — Stereotaxis Inc. released to the European market the V-Sono intra-cardiac echocardiography (ICE)...