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AVONDALE, Pa. - Today, Qfix (www.Qfix.com), a world leader in radiotherapy patient positioning devices, announced the Encompass™ SRS Immobilization System has received 510(k) clearance from the US FDA for stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS). The Encompass has been used for intracranial radiotherapy treatments for nearly a year and is now cleared to achieve... Read More
Hendrick Health System Deploys Excel Medical's BedComm MVC(TM) Solution for Wireless Vital Sign Capture and Integration of GE Dinamaps with Allscripts EMRDec 10, 2015
JUPITER, Fla. and ABILENE, Texas - Excel Medical, the leader in Next Generation Medical Device Integration™, today announced that Texas-based Hendrick Health System (Hendrick) has completed an initial deployment of its BedComm Mobile Vitals Capture (MVC) solution. The installation streamlines automation of nursing documentation and data integration for more than 135 vital signs monitors... Read More
MRI Interventions to Exhibit the ClearPoint® Neuro Navigation System at AANS/CNS Section on Pediatric SurgeryDec 10, 2015
IRVINE, Calif.,Â – MRI Interventions, Inc. (OTCQB:MRIC) today announced that its ClearPoint Neuro Navigation System will be on exhibit at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)/Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) Section on Pediatric Surgery, taking place on December 8 through 11, 2015, in Seattle, Washington. All AANS/CNS attendees are invited to... Read More
Featuring 30 cc capacity, Unity™ HiTemp™ Syringe Barrels come in 2 models. Standard version, able to withstand 257Â°F for 8 hours at up to 87 psi, can be used with all hot melt adhesives, including moisture cure PURs and SMPs. Extreme HiTemp model withstands 356Â°F for 8 hours at up to 100 psi. It blocks UV light between 200–500 nm and is suited for use with polyamides and other types... Read More
MRI Interventions' ClearPoint® System Utilized in 100th DBS Electrode Placement Procedure at Cook Children's HospitalDec 08, 2015
IRVINE, Calif. - MRI Interventions, Inc. (OTCQB:MRIC), today announced that its ClearPoint Neuro Navigation System was utilized in the 100th deep brain stimulation (DBS) procedure performed on a dystonia patient at Cook Children's Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. "I am extremely pleased with the accuracy and placement of DBS leads utilizing the ClearPoint Neuro Navigation System, which provides... Read More
MRI Interventions' ClearPoint® System Utilized in Multiple Neurosurgical Applications at MD Anderson Cancer CenterDec 08, 2015
IRVINE, Calif. - MRI Interventions, Inc. (OTCQB:MRIC) announced that surgeons at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston are utilizing the power of the ClearPoint Neuro Navigation System to perform real-time, MRI guided neuro navigation for both biopsy and laser ablation of brain tumors in a single setting. "I am extremely pleased with the accuracy provided by the ClearPoint... Read More
Innovative Solutions Help Simplify Medication Management and Care Coordination from Hospital to Home MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ: OMCL), a leading provider of medication and supply management solutions to health care systems, today announced the release of the new Omnicell Analytics solution to help simplify diversion management across health systems. Omnicell Analytics and... Read More
Capable of producing high-contrast images for all anatomies, SkyFlow is suited for situations where clinicians choose not to use grid. Imaging software reduces effect of scattered radiation by using algorithm that requires no operator input and automatically adjusts contrast enhancement based on amount of scatter. Grid-less workflow minimizes exam retakes caused by grid misalignment and resulting... Read More
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Plastics Color And Fitsi Collaborate To Produce Antimicrobial Bedside Caddy Designed To Improve Patient HygieneDec 03, 2015
CHICAGO, IL — In hospital environments, proper hand hygiene is crucial to prevent the transfer of dangerous bacteria. Per the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 275 patients die daily from hospital-acquired infections, in part due to the transfer of bacteria via unclean hands. Annually, two million patients are diagnosed with hospital-acquired infections, making hand... Read More
Procon X-RAY GmBH, a leader in custom-designed industrial CT scanners, will be available in USA through Exact Metrology Exact Metrology announced today the signing of an agreement with ProCon X-Ray for exclusive rights to distribute the company's product line throughout the USA. ProCon, located in Germany, has been developing x-ray systems for non-destructive testing since 2004. The company... Read More
Measuring 2 x 3 in. with 28.0 mm profile, ECP130 Series delivers full 130 W output with 10 cfm of forced air cooling and can also provide high convection-cooled rating of 100 W, eliminating need for cooling fans. Series includes 7 single-output models, delivering 12, 15, 18, 24, 28, 36, or 48 Vdc, each of which accepts input voltage of 85–264 Vac. Operating from -40 to +70Â°C,Â open-frame... Read More
Leveraging unique combination of formulation and polymer chemistry, enTRinsic™ drug delivery technology platform provides full enteric protection and targeted release of gastric acid- and heat-sensitive active ingredients to upper gastrointestinal tract, without need for functional coatings. Technology enables oral delivery of variety of compounds —Â including vaccines, proteins, and... Read More
Philips Showcases Breadth of Radiology Solutions at 2015 Radiology Society of North America Annual MeetingDec 02, 2015
Fully integrated radiology solutions help provide early detection and clinical intervention, and reduce long-term costs in health care Clinical informatics, diagnostic imaging and radiation dose management solutions drive advanced digital health technology to treat patients quickly and more accurately AMSTERDAM - Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) revealed a portfolio of data driven radiology... Read More
Varian exhibit to feature Cardinal CT tube, MeVis CAD software, Claymount components, and flat panel image detectors for advanced digital radiography SALT LAKE CITY – Booth #4303 – The Imaging Components business of Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will exhibit a broader array of products in a new booth (#4303) at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America in Chicago... Read More
Scottsdale, AZÂ -Â High Speed Interconnects (HSI), a manufacturer of high-performance micro-coaxial cable and coaxial cable assemblies, will be exhibiting in booth #927 at BIOMEDevice 2015 in San Jose, CA December 2-3rd. They will be conducting live performance demonstrations of their ultra-low capacitance (<12pf/ft) and impedance (0.5 Ohms) micro-coaxial cables featuring VP90... Read More
Featuring FDA clearance, IQQAÂ®-Guide supports intra-operative precision 3D navigation for surgical procedures of thoracic, abdominal, and pelvic soft-organs. Fully quantified and patient-specific IQQAÂ® anatomic models, extracted from multi-modality images, are utilized for on-the-fly 3D navigation to support physicians in seeing through organ surfaces and quantitatively referencing... Read More
SANTA CLARA, Calif.Â – SST Group, Inc., a leading provider of DICOM distribution solutions in the United States, is excited to announce its new partnership with Intuitive Imaging Informatics, LLC, which allows Intuitive to sell SST Group's best-of-class dose monitoring software, Radiation Dose Monitor (RDM™). RDM collects, controls, analyzes and optimizes radiation doses delivered to... Read More
The Premier Enamelon logo was proudly displayed on the Lamborghini Gallardo, driven by Dr. Todd Snyder at the VIRginia International Raceway, recently chosen as one of Car and Driver Magazine's top six road courses in the nation, and at the Circuit of the Americas located in Texas. Enamelon toothpaste samples were also distributed to the patrons at each of these events. The new standard of... Read More
Interactive Low Dose Hero Game Challenges Practitioners to Keep Their Radiation Dose Low EVERETT, Wash. - Unfors RaySafe Inc., a Fluke Biomedical company and the leading manufacturer of real-time dose monitoring solutions, will be showcasing the game, Low Dose Hero, during the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, November 29 - December 3, 2015 in Chicago. Low Dose Hero... Read More