Radiology

Philips launches Zenition mobile C-arm platform for enhanced operating room performance and workflow efficiency

AMSTERDAM, Feb. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced the launch of Philips Zenition, its new mobile C-arm imaging platform. Mobile C-arms are X-ray systems that are brought into the operating room (OR) to provide live image guidance during a wide range of surgeries including […]

iSchemaView Introduces New Mobile and Notification Platform Features Across Its Family of RAPID Products

MENLO PARK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–iSchemaView, the worldwide leader in advanced imaging for stroke, today announced significant upgrades to the RAPID APP as well as other messaging and notification capabilities. In its latest release, the world’s most powerful and feature-rich neuroimaging software, RAPID, now includes additional customization of notifications for hospitals and […]

World’s First MRIdian Center Celebrates Five Years of MRI-Guided Radiation Treatments

CLEVELAND, Jan. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — ViewRay, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRAY) announced today the five-year anniversary of patient treatments with MRIdian MRI-guided radiation therapy at Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. As one of the world’s leading cancer centers, Siteman is known for pioneering the advancement and adoption of […]

Shore Capital-Backed IZI Medical Products Announces Acquisition of Quick-Core® Biopsy and Breast Localization Needle Assets from Cook Medical

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IZI Medical Products, LLC (“IZI”), a leading interventional radiology medical device company and portfolio company of Shore Capital Partners, LLC (“Shore”), is pleased to announce it has acquired select soft tissue biopsy and breast localization needle assets from Cook Medical (“Cook”). The acquired portfolio of products are commercially marketed […]

Access Scientific announces the first non-coated intravascular catheter material–ChronoFlex®C with BioGUARD™–proven in vitro to inhibit bacterial attachment and biofilm formation

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Access Scientific, LLC today announced publication, in the journal Medical Devices: Evidence & Research, of a groundbreaking study proving the superiority of POWERWAND™ catheter material, Chronoflex®C with BioGUARD™ (as compared with the standard polyurethane) with respect to bacterial attachment and biofilm formation. Utilizing state-of-the-art fluorescent microscopy, the […]

Hitachi Medical Systems Europe Introduces the Third Generation of Non-invasive Intracardiac Blood Flow Visualization Technology, at EuroEcho Imaging 2018

ZUG, Switzerland, December 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Premium cardiac and vascular imaging rises to a new standard as Hitachi Medical Systems Europe introduces the next level of intelligent Vector Flow Mapping (iVFM) at EuroEcho Imaging 2018 in Milan, Italy, December 5, 2018. Increasing in popularity, the third generation of non-invasive intracardiac blood flow visualization technology provides unique information about the intraventricular vortex and […]

Canon Medical’s Ultrasound Detail and Industry-Leading Depth Make It Easier for Clinicians to Image a Wide Range of Patients

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. is showcasing its premium Aplio™ i-series ultrasound platform with the deepest penetration available on the market at this year’s Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting in Chicago, November 25 – 30, 2018 (Booth #1938, South Level 3). The Aplio i-series platform, a highly advanced and scalable […]

HeartVista announces the first AI-driven, One Click ™ Autonomous MRI Solution to Enable Faster and More Efficient Scans that Benefit Patients, Technicians, and Radiologists

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Nov. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — HeartVista, a pioneer in AI-driven autonomous MRI solutions, announced today its AI-driven, One-Click Autonomous MRI acquisition software for cardiac exams. Integrated with existing MRI scanners, the software uses Artificial Intelligence to guide image acquisition. With a single click, MRI technologists can perform a cardiac ischemia […]

Arterys to Demonstrate Suite of AI-Powered, Cloud-based Medical Image Analysis Solutions at RSNA 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Arterys, the leader in intelligent, 100% web-based medical imaging software, will demonstrate its wide-ranging suite of AI powered solutions that support fast, efficient and accurate analysis of medical images at RSNA 2018 (North Hall, Booth 7964), November 25-30 in Chicago. Driven by deep learning and cloud computation, the Arterys […]

Boston Scientific Announces Recommended Offer to Acquire BTG plc.

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced it has reached an agreement on the terms of a recommended offer to acquire BTG plc. (LSE: BTG), a company headquartered in the United Kingdom, which develops and commercializes products used in minimally-invasive procedures targeting cancer and vascular diseases, as well […]