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Aidoc launches the first and only AI-based automated notification solution for high-risk pulmonary embolism patients

The workflow-integrated solution developed in collaboration with Yale radiologists expedites time-sensitive decision-making and improves quality of care NEW YORK, March 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Aidoc, the leading provider of enterprise AI solutions, announced today the launch of an industry first:  an AI-based automated activation solution that facilitates rapid risk assessment and care coordination for […]

Hitachi Medical Systems Europe (HMSE): The new “Plus” in human-centered open MRI is taking off at ECR 2021 with “SynergyDrive”, the suite for streamlined workflow and high-speed exams

STEINHAUSEN, Switzerland, March 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hitachi Medical Systems Europe (HMSE) announces the release of “APERTO Lucent Plus”*1, 0.4 Tesla permanent Open MRI and “AIRIS Vento Plus”*2, 0.3 Tesla permanent Open MRI system, both equipped with “SynergyDrive” on March 2, 2021, right at the start of ECR 2021 pop-up world tour. Since the launch […]

NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes Advances Focus on Therapeutic and Specialized SPECT Radiopharmaceuticals

− Organizational change positions NorthStar for next stage of growth and ongoing U.S. molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) production expansion − − NorthStar poised to be first commercial-scale supplier of important therapeutic radioisotopes Copper-67 (Cu-67) and Actinium-225 (Ac-225); Initial specialized SPECT imaging portfolio includes fibrin-targeted FibroScint, with potential indications in cardiovascular disease − […]

New Analysis of REVERSE Trial Reveals Benefits of CRT for More Patients with Heart Failure

JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology: Findings Highlight Need to Better Classify Heart Failure Outcomes DUBLIN, March 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT), the global leader in medical technology, today announced new results from the landmark REVERSE trial, evaluating outcomes of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) for patients with mild heart failure (HF). This new […]

DiA Imaging Analysis partners with Philips to enhance ultrasound with AI-based image quantification

The integration of AI applications within ultrasound technology can help improve access to care. BE’ER SHEVA, Israel, March 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — DiA Imaging Analysis Ltd., a leading provider of AI-powered applications for ultrasound, today announced a strategic partnership with Royal Philips, a global leader in health technology, to deliver automated solutions to clinicians at […]

TransMedics Announces Scheduling of OCS Heart FDA Advisory Committee Meeting

ANDOVER, Mass., March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — TransMedics Group, Inc. (“TransMedics”) (Nasdaq: TMDX), a medical technology company that is transforming organ transplant therapy for patients with end-stage lung, heart and liver failure, today announced that the FDA’s Office of Health Technology 2 (Cardiovascular Devices) has communicated its intent to hold a Circulatory Systems Device […]

Endotronix Appoints Industry Veteran Dan Dearen to Board of Directors

Expands company’s financial expertise during time of growth in advance of commercial launch LISLE, Ill., March 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Endotronix, Inc., a digital health and medical technology company dedicated to advancing the treatment of heart failure (HF), today announced the appointment of seasoned medical device industry executive Dan Dearen to its Board of […]

Acutus Medical Receives Vizient Innovative Technology Contract

Contract Pricing Now Widely Available for the AcQMap® High Resolution 3D Imaging and Mapping System CARLSBAD, Calif., March 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Acutus Medical (Nasdaq: AFIB) today announced that it has received an Innovative Technology contract from Vizient, Inc., the largest, member-driven healthcare performance improvement company in the United States. The […]