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Cardiology

MGH performs five heart transplants using post-circulatory death donors, most in US
Addressing unmet demand for heart donors with the Transmedics Organ Care System
FDA gives nod to Aidoc's AI tool for large-vessel occlusion detection
Can be offered for stroke assessment alongside Aidoc's hemorrhage AI tool
New PET tracer provides insight on cardiac failure risk after heart attack
Targets fibroblast activation prior to it causing permanent damage
Astronaut with blood clot in space prescribed treatment via ultrasound
Performed exam on his own neck for remote interpretation
Landmark analysis illustrates link between cancer and cardiovascular disease mortality
Researchers looked at over 3 million cancer cases spanning 40 years
AI software leads to faster and more consistent cardiac MR
One Click from HeartVista aims to democratize MR imaging
DiA cardiac ultrasound solution selected for IBM's AI imaging marketplace
Used in echocardiography labs and in mobile, point-of-care ultrasound
Cardiologist completes first transcontinental coronary procedure via Internet
Completed 36 cases on the same day between Massachusetts, New York and California
Evidence-based approach could reduce unnecessary cardiac referrals
Could save at least $3.8 million in healthcare spending
Is low dose CT the key to better identifying heart disease risk?
Intermountain Healthcare study will evaluate over 90,000 patients
NYC health system inks $224 million deal with GE to upgrade medical imaging tech
NYC Health + Hospitals will receive upgrades over the next 10 years
Stratasys unveils J750 Digital Anatomy 3D Printer
Replicates feel, responsiveness and biomechanics of human anatomy in models
Low magnetic field MR scanner may produce higher-quality scans
Researchers see potential for heart and lung visualization
Hospital patients face higher risk of developing deadly heart valve infection
From study evaluating AHA policy change on infective endocarditis
FDA clears multiuse angiography systems from Siemens Healthineers
ARTIS icono systems cover a variety of procedures from neuroradiology to interventional cardiology

Cardiology Features In Print

Read the new issue of HCB News Magazine

Breaking barriers in Alzheimer’s disease with focused ultrasound

Researchers at Sunnybrook in Toronto are closing the therapeutic gap

Medical community finds ways to make TAVR safer for at-risk patients

Improving outcomes with special procedures

What’s new in C-arms and tables?

Smaller footprint and dose reduction are defining a new generation of equipment

Getting to the heart of cardiac ultrasound technology

From premium systems to point of care, an expanding market