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1) Cardiologist completes first transcontinental coronary procedure via Internet

Completed 36 cases on the same day between Massachusetts, New York and California

2) DiA cardiac ultrasound solution selected for IBM's AI imaging marketplace

Used in echocardiography labs and in mobile, point-of-care ultrasound

3) Building an IR practice by walking the halls

For interventional radiologists, making yourself recognizable is a key to building strong partnerships


Cardiology Press Room

Siemens Healthineers debuts new version of cardiac SPECT system in the U.S.
VitalConnect announces initiation of TELESTAR-TAVR clinical study
Fitbit receives regulatory clearance in both the United States and Europe for ECG app to identify atrial fibrillation (AFib)
New surgical tools with smart sensors can advance cardiac surgery and therapy
PQ Bypass receives FDA “Breakthrough Device Designation” for world’s first fully percutaneous femoral-popliteal bypass device
Bialogics debuts deep learning-based natural language processing engine to advance radiology and cardiovascular imaging workflow
Philips expands its dedicated cardiovascular ultrasound offering by launching Affiniti CVx for increased productivity
Cardiology compensation continues to rise; new interventional measures reported
Fifty percent drop in patients attending cardiology services during Coronavirus lockdown
Philips debuts impactful solutions in cardiology at ESC 2020 to deliver better patient care with greater efficiency


FDA clears Fujifilm Sonosite POCUS technology for detection of COVID-19 indications
Uses lung and cardiac imaging to detect disease symptoms
Stroke admissions drop by nearly a third in early pandemic months
Could lead to repeat strokes, development of neurological disabilities
Philips to acquire Intact Vascular with upfront cash offer of $275 million
Will add implantable device to Philips' portfolio for PAD treatment
A dose of prevention for reducing radiation exposure
Tips for safety in the interventional suite
Ziehm Imaging acquires French-based imaging software developer Therenva
Expands capabilities in cardiovascular image fusion and 3D navigation solutions
COVID-19 tips the scales in favor of remote monitoring for cardiac care
How the pandemic is forcing the industry to think smarter about cardiac implants
Siemens to offer Glassbeam's Clinsights Service Analytics module
Helps manage large multi-vendor fleets of imaging equipment
CDC study records drop in ER visits for heart attack, chest pain during pandemic
Suggests greater fear of catching COVID-19 than having a heart attack
AI software for cardiac echo could help in COVID-19 fight
Ultromics partners with Mayo Clinic for rapidly assessing heart disease
Robotic PCI exposes patients to 20% less radiation, says new study
Could help create safer procedure environment and lower long-term risks
Stroke assessment down by close to 40% during COVID-19
Findings raise concerns regarding risks of death or long-term disability for patients
FDA lifts injunction on Philips defibrillators
Shut down manufacturing of defibrillators at company sites in the U.S.
TTG Imaging Solutions acquires Nuclear Imaging Services and NISotopes
Expands TTG footprint, broadens customer base
Cardiac MR’s call for collaboration
By working with other departments, cardiac MR provides unique value
Reality and possibilities in cardiology imaging
Market analysis from the experts at TractManager
C-arms continue to slim down
Both fixed and mini C-arms are becoming increasingly portable
Cardiac CT — Not enough of a good thing
The uphill battle in heart imaging
Wearable remote monitoring in cardiac cases
The possibilities for medical-grade wearables are just being realized

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