Medical Equipment Industry News


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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