Merge Healthcare, an IBM company, offers award-winning cardiology and hemodynamics solutions that provide a complete view of patient records, access to reporting tools, and integrate with the largest health information systems to enable interoperable image exchange. At the American College opf Cardiology (ACC) 2016 annual meeting, Merge (booth 20,046) will demonstrate how its cardiology solutions can integrate data collection, inventory control, patient billing, and procedure reporting into a single platform, providing a complete, end-to-end cardiology imaging strategy.
Merge Offers an Integrated CVIS
SyncVision iFR Co-registration from Philips Healthcare maps pressure readings onto angiogram. Results from an international study presented at ACC 2019 indicates pressure readings obtained using iFR (instantaneous wave-free ratio, also referred to as instant wave-free ratio or instant flow reserve) in coronary arteries may localize stenoses that remain after interventions.
A patient who received the HeartMate III LVAD system showing off his external battery pack. He served as a patient ambassador in the Abbott booth at ACC.18. The HeartMate III, with its magnetic levitated pump, showed a big reduction in clotting over previous LVADs in a key late-breaking trial at this year's conference.