Radiology

Canon Medical Partners with Cleerly to Tackle Heart Disease, the Leading Cause of Death

The collaboration breaks new ground by integrating Canon’s AI-powered CT technology with Cleerly’s digital pathway solution for analysis of coronary artery disease. TUSTIN, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Canon Medical Systems, USA joins forces with Cleerly in a strategic partnership to support simple and streamlined adoption of cardiac CT and create a new standard […]

BioCardia Announces Japanese Patent on Imaging System for Targeting Cardiac Therapies

SAN CARLOS, Calif., July 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioCardia®, Inc. [Nasdaq: BCDA], a company focused on cellular and cell-derived therapeutics for the treatment of cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases today announces that the Japan Patent Office has granted Patent No: 6887216 titled, “Target Site Selection, Entry, and Update With Automatic Remote Image […]

Philips announces first patient enrolled in the WE-TRUST global multicenter stroke study to assess the impact of the Direct to Angio Suite workflow in improving patient outcomes

July 7, 2021 First patient enrolled in global multi-center randomized controlled trial with 564 patients at 15 sites comparing the impact of the Direct to Angio Suite workflow (diagnosis and treatment in the angio suite) to the conventional workflow (diagnosis in the CT or MRI suite followed by treatment in […]

Scan an Entire Heart in 1-2 Heartbeats – Modern Heart and Vascular Institute

Focused on preventing surgeries and use of medications, Modern Heart and Vascular Institute has an educational and holistic approach to heart and vascular care. HUMBLE, Texas, July 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Modern Heart and Vascular Institute strives to provide the best care for patients, and do so with modern technology. The technologically advanced practice is equipped with a […]

Philips announces first patient treated with its new real-time 3D intracardiac echocardiography catheter – VeriSight Pro

July 01, 2021 FDA 510k-cleared real-time 3D intracardiac echocardiography (ICE) catheter has potential to improve standard of care for structural heart disease and electrophysiology procedures Reduced need for general anesthesia accelerates workflows, increases efficiency, and broadens treatment options Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in […]

Philips and the Spanish National Center for Cardiovascular Research (CNIC) collaborate on a new ultra-fast cardiac MRI protocol for research purposes with the aim of benefitting clinical practice in the future

June 30, 2021 Ultra-fast, less than one-minute scan time, cardiac MRI enables accurate assessment of heart anatomy and function, improves patient comfort, increases access to care, and reduces costs Technique can be implemented on existing MRI scanners Validated clinical trial results on more than 100 patients with diverse cardiac pathologies […]

Philips announces first patient enrollment in DEFINE GPS global multicenter study to assess superiority of PCI procedures guided by co-registered iFR and interventional angiography

June 22, 2021 First patient enrolled in global randomized controlled trial with up to 3,200 participants at 100 sites comparing patient outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) procedures guided by iFR data co-registered on the angiogram (interventional X-ray image) versus the current standard of care, an angiogram alone One of the largest-ever […]

Circle Cardiovascular Imaging Announces Partnership with DiA Imaging Analysis to Deliver All-in-One Comprehensive AI-Based Cardiovascular Imaging Solutions

CALGARY, Canada, and BE’ER SHEVA, Israel, June 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Circle Cardiovascular Imaging Inc. and DiA Imaging Analysis Ltd. are excited to announce a multi-year partnership that leverages the companies’ synergies in cardiac AI and data analytics. As a global leader in cardiovascular imaging reading and reporting for Cardiac MR and […]

Canon Medical’s Digital PET/CT System Receives FDA Clearance for AI-Based Image Reconstruction Technology

Advanced intelligent Clear-IQ Engine (AiCE) for PET will be introduced at SNMMI 2021 on Cartesion Prime , Further Expanding the Technology Across Modalities and into Molecular Imaging TUSTIN, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bringing the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to molecular imaging, Advanced intelligent Clear-IQ Engine (AiCE), Canon Medical Systems USA Inc.’s Deep Learning […]