News | December 04, 2008

ContextVision Enters Interventional Radiology Market With 
GOPView iRVPlus Offering Image Enhancement, Dose Reduction

December 5, 2008 – ContextVision introduced its GOPView iRVPlus, a new image enhancement and dose reduction software package for interventional radiology, this week at RSNA 2008 in Chicago.

Clinical teams rely on this type of tool during fluoroscopy procedures, such as angioplasty or stent replacement, during which real-time images are used to guide catheters to the target location. GOPView iRVPlus relies on a continuous adaptive filtration method to analyze every pixel in an image, giving every structure in the image the same level of analysis. This rotationally invariant process guarantees that all objects, independent of position and orientation, receive the highest level of image enhancement possible. This eliminates the risk of critical information being overlooked during a procedure, leading to higher clinical value.

Like all ContextVision products, iRVPlus relies on a proprietary algorithm, GOP, which simultaneously enhances all structures and reduces noise. This anisotropic filtration method enhances image quality of all textures so that more details can be seen while introducing less blur. Additionally, an extensive and growing library of adaptive filters fine-tunes images.

For more information: www.contextvision.com

Related Content

Houston Methodist Hospital Enters Multi-Year Technology and Research Agreement With Siemens Healthineers
News | Cardiac Imaging| August 17, 2017
Houston Methodist Hospital and Siemens Healthineers have entered into a multi-year agreement to bring cutting-edge...
Siemens Healthineers Announces First U.S. Install of Artis Pheno Angiography System
News | Angiography| July 05, 2017
Michigan Medicine recently became the first healthcare institution in the United States to install the Artis pheno, the...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Angiography| June 22, 2017
Shimadzu Medical Systems highlighted new features of its Trinias Interventional X-ray line at the America College of
Sponsored Content | Videos | Angiography| May 03, 2017
Tom Kloetzly, sales and marketing VP for Shimadzu Medical Systems USA, explains the evolution of Shimadzu Corporation...
New Hampshire Hospital Expands Vascular Care with Toshiba Medical's Infinix-I Sky +
News | Angiography| April 27, 2017
Wentworth-Douglass Hospital in Dover, N.H., installed Toshiba Medical’s Infinix-i Sky + angiography system in its...
Louisiana Medical Center Installs First U.S. Toshiba Medical Infinix-i Sky +
News | Angiography| April 18, 2017
April 18, 2017 — Patients at Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) in Houma, La., now have access to safe, high-qu
Sponsored Content | Videos | ACC| April 03, 2017
DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the interesting new technologies from the vendor booths on the expo
tryton side branch stent, dedicated coronary side branch stent

The FDA approval of the Tryton Side Branch Stent was the biggest technology news from March. It is deployed in the side branch artery using a standard single wire balloon-expandable stent delivery system. A conventional drug eluting stent is then placed in the main vessel.

Feature | April 03, 2017 | Dave Fornell
April 3, 2017 — Here is the list of the top 25 most popular pieces of content on the Diagnostic and Interventional Ca
Sponsored Content | Videos | Cath Lab| March 28, 2017
MDBuyline analyst Tom Watson shares some of the most important trends in cardiac technology he saw at the 2017 Americ
Philips, cardiology solutions, ACC.17, Azurion angiography system, iFR outcomes results, IntelliSpace Cardiovascular
News | Cardiac Imaging| March 24, 2017
At the 2017 American College of Cardiology's Annual Scientific Session & Expo (ACC.17), Philips showcased a broad...
Overlay Init