Radiology

Philips receives FDA 510(k) clearance to market multiple new applications on its IntelliSpace Portal platform for Radiology

AMSTERDAM, June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market IntelliSpace Portal 9.0 and a range of innovative applications for Radiology in the U.S. The latest […]

Acessa Health Inc. Acquires The Acessa System For Treatment Of Symptomatic Uterine Fibroids

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Acessa Health Inc. announced today that it has acquired the Acessa® System for the treatment of symptomatic uterine fibroids, following the close of an asset purchase agreement with Halt Medical Inc. Concurrent with the acquisition, Acessa Health completed the first closing of a planned $30 million Series A […]

Merit Medical (MMSI)’s Embosphere Microspheres Receive FDA 513(F)(2) (De Novo) Classification For Prostatic Artery Embolization Indication

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, June 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices used in interventional, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, particularly in cardiology, radiology and endoscopy, today announced that it has received 513(f)(2) (de novo) classification from the FDA to […]

TVA Medical Release: Study Published In Prominent Journal Supports Use Of Innovative Endovascular Hemodialysis Access Technology

AUSTIN, Texas, June 15, 2017/PRNewswire/ — TVA Medical, Inc. today announced the online publication of positive results from the Novel Endovascular Access Trial (NEAT) evaluating its everlinQTM endoAVF System. The 12-month data published online in the American Journal of Kidney Diseases (AJKD), the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation, […]

Renowned Interventional Radiologist Brings Groundbreaking New Techniques To Saint Francis Healthcare

WILMINGTON, DE (PRWEB) JUNE 14, 2017 Saint Francis Healthcare announced the addition of pioneering vascular and interventional radiologist Mark J. Garcia, M.D., F.S.I.R., F.A.C.R to our medical staff at Saint Francis Healthcare. Dr. Garcia has over 20 years of experience treating patients using image-guided techniques that include X-ray, ultrasound, CT […]

SecurAcath Receives NICE Recommendation: Highlights Massive Cost Savings from Improved Catheter Securement

PLYMOUTH, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Interrad Medical, a privately held medical device company, announces the SecurAcath Subcutaneous Engineered Stabilization Device is now recommended by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). The SecurAcath underwent a detailed assessment under the Medical Technologies Evaluation Program. As a result, NICE has published guidance supporting […]

Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Patients Treated First-line With SIR-Spheres® Y-90 Resin Microspheres More Likely to Become Candidates for Potentially Curative Liver Surgery, REsect Study Shows

NEWS PROVIDED BY Sirtex Medical Limited – 24 May, 2017, 03:09 ET MAINZ, Germany, May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Surgeons’ blinded assessment of pre- and post-treatment CT scans of patients with previously unresectable colorectal cancer liver metastases treated in the SIRFLOX study presented at 12th Annual European-African HPB meeting Adding selective […]

C.R. Bard, Becton Dickinson Lead Australia Vascular Access Market due to New Technological Advancements

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — According to a new series of reports on the Australia vascular access device market by iData Research (www.idataresearch.com), peripheral intravenous catheters (PIVCs) and dialysis catheters represent the fastest growing segments in the vascular access market in the region. The PIVC segment is growing […]

Cook Medical Launches Acrobat 2 Calibrated Tip Wire Guide

BLOOMINGTON, Ind.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cook Medical’s Endoscopy business unit redefines access with the introduction of their latest wire guide, the next generation Acrobat® 2 Calibrated Tip Wire Guide. The Acrobat 2 provides the tip flexibility needed for ductal navigation. “We’re very excited to launch the Acrobat 2 wire guide” “We’re very excited […]