Radiology

Access Scientific, LLC Announces Discovery of the Cause of POWERWAND™ Catheters’ ZERO Bloodstream Infections in over 35,000 Catheter-Days of Published Use

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Unprecedented. That’s what Access Scientific is calling the dramatic results from a leading biofilm laboratory that explain why the company’s POWERWAND™ midlines and extended-dwell catheters consistently report zero associated bloodstream infections (BSIs). Independent, peer-reviewed published studies and scientific posters on the company’s POWERWAND™ catheters – which now tally […]

Society of Interventional Radiology bestows highest honors

LOS ANGELES, March 18, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Society Of Interventional Radiology (SIR) presented its highest honor, the SIR Gold Medal, to Karim Valji, M.D., FSIR; John A. Kaufman, M.D., M.S., FSIR; and Renate L. Soulen, M.D., FSIR, during its Annual Scientific Meeting in Los Angeles. These awards acknowledge distinguished and extraordinary service to SIR or to […]

Surefire Medical Presents Registry Data for Treatment of Liver Cancer at the 2018 SIR Annual Meeting

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Surefire Medical, Inc. (Surefire), an oncology drug delivery company, announced today the presentation of data analyzing the efficacy and safety from its national patient registry. The data were presented as part of the 2018 Society for Interventional Radiology (SIR) Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, CA from March 17-22, 2018. […]

Vascular Insights® Announces A New Lead To The Global Commercial Team

QUINCY, Mass., March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Vascular Insights® announced that Chip Draper has been appointed Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales & Marketing.  Vascular Insights® has strategically aligned its field-based and internal support groups to establish one global commercial team. In his new role, Chip Draper will define the global commercial strategy, while leading the Healthcare Economics & […]

Philips receives U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance to market ProxiDiagnost N90, its premium digital radiography and nearby fluoroscopy system

AMSTERDAM, March 15, 2018 /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 ProxiDiagnost N90, its newest premium Digital Radiography-Fluoroscopy (DRF) system. With its ability to perform both nearby fluoroscopy and digital […]

United States Patent and Trademark Office Issues Multiple Patents on New Arterial & Venous Embolic Device to Control Bleeding, Seal Leaks, and De-Vascularize Tumors

PARK CITY, Utah–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) issued two new patents today for the GPX Embolic Particle device, a biocompatible catheter delivered embolic technology designed for use in arteries and veins. A scientific presentation of this vascular embolic device titled GPX: A New Proprietary In Situ […]

From Planning to Post-Op, Canon Medical Systems Delivers a Complete Suite of Structural Heart Imaging Solutions

TUSTIN, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–From accurate, precise planning to successful implementation of aortic and mitral valve replacements and post-operative evaluation, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. delivers a complete suite of imaging solutions for structural heart interventions. Features such as the Volumetric Scan Mode on the Aquilion™ ONE / GENESIS Edition, which enables the heart […]

Access Vascular Receives FDA Clearance For Its HydroPICC Catheter

BEDFORD, Mass., Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Access Vascular, a medical device company reinventing venous access using proprietary material technology designed to reduce thrombus accumulation, announced today that the Company has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its lead product, the HydroPICC™, a peripherally inserted central catheter, […]

Arterys Receives First FDA Clearance for Broad Oncology Imaging Suite with Deep Learning

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Arterys Inc., the leader in intelligent, cloud-based medical imaging software solutions, today announced its fifth 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The clearance is for the Arterys Oncology AI suite, and is a milestone indicative of the company’s momentum in applying AI […]