GE HealthCare announced FDA 510(k) clearance of Allia IGS Pulse - the latest addition to the company’s image guided system (IGS) offerings.
Stereotaxis announced that it has signed an agreement with Philips to facilitate development of a new interface between each company’s most advanced imaging systems for electrophysiology and interventional cardiology procedures. The new interface will enable interoperability of Stereotaxis’ Niobe ES remote magnetic navigation system with the latest version of Philips’ cardiovascular x-ray system, the Allura Xper FD10. This new interface is expected to be available in major global markets in 2016.Read More
Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc has introduced its Ultimax-i FPD multipurpose x-ray system, which is designed with a tilting C-arm and small footprint so it can install adjacent to back walls to improve patient access and allow for more complex procedures by providing routine angiography lab capabilities within an existing R&F space.Read More
Ziehm Imaging has announced a cooperative partnership with OrthoScan to help address the needs of their customers, effective immediately. To this end, Nelson Mendes, president and CEO of Ziehm Imaging Inc, has been appointed to be president and CEO of OrthoScan as well. OrthoScan hopes to grow through Ziehm’s global network, and the two companies’ service activities will be bundled.Read More
Carestream Health announced that the Carestream DRX-Evolution Plus, its newest DRX digital imaging system, has software and hardware enhancements that help expedite complex medical imaging exams and support future advanced imaging applications.Read More
Konica Minolta has acquired Sawae Technologica, an x-ray system equipment manufacturer based in Minas Gerais, Brazil, with the intention of expanding its digital imaging presence in the country.Read More
St. Mary’s Hospital in Illinois announced that it recently upgraded two x-ray rooms and one mobile x-ray imaging system to wireless DR technology with Carestream’s DRX-1 systems and DRX-Mobile Retrofit kits.Read More