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Solutions for Individual Patients

In order to tailor cardiological treatment much more closely to the individual patient, scientists at the Clinic for Cardiology at Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany, are working to develop a digital twin of the heart. Professor Benjamin Meder, Deputy Medical Director of the Department and Head of the Institute for Cardiomyopathies in Heidelberg, reveals how far … Continue reading

October 2, 2019 2019, Siemens

Seven facts about Precision Matrix on SOMATOM Force

Fast visualization of the finest anatomical structures is one of the strengths of computed tomography (CT). And there are many clinical applications in diagnostic imaging that demand a strong level of high-contrast spatial resolution. But today’s scanners also meet other demanding challenges, such as implementing the lowest possible radiation dose, providing high flexibility, offering high … Continue reading

September 3, 2019 CT IMAGES, MATRIX, Siemens, SOMATOM

Siemens Healthineers to acquire forerunner in robotic-assisted vascular interventions

Acquisition of Corindus is a strategically significant extension of Siemens Healthineers’ Advanced Therapies business Siemens Healthineers combines its cardiovascular and neuro-interventional therapy systems with Corindus’ innovative technology, driving procedure optimization for image-based minimally invasive therapies Under the terms of the agreement, Siemens Healthineers will acquire all fully diluted shares of Corindus for $1.1 billion “Together … Continue reading

August 20, 2019 2019, Siemens

Siemens Healthineers introduces Digital Therapy Suite for interventional cardiology

Artis icono cardiovascular edition is the center piece of the digitalized catheter laboratory for cardiovascular interventional therapies. Digital Therapy Suite helps streamline procedural workflows enabling shorter procedures with better outcomes and improved patient experience. At EuroPCR2019, the official annual meeting of the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI), Siemens Healthineers is introducing its Digital … Continue reading

August 1, 2019 2019, Siemens

FDA Clears MAGNETOM Lumina 3T MRI System from Siemens Healthineers

70-cm Open Bore system with BioMatrix technology expands clinical application by delivering productivity gains and reproducible results Innovision™ in-bore infotainment system designed to allow patients to enjoy various forms of media¹   The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the MAGNETOM Lumina 3 Tesla (3T) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner from Siemens Healthineers.   … Continue reading

July 16, 2019 2019, LUMINA, Magnetom, Siemens

FDA Clears Mobilett Elara Max from Siemens Healthineers for Enhancements in Mobile X-ray Imaging

System’s virtual workstation enhances workflow  Advanced security features ensure patient data safety The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Mobilett Elara Max mobile X-ray system from Siemens Healthineers, with features that enable comprehensive IT security as well as secure system integration into the hospital’s IT environment for anytime access to patient data. … Continue reading

July 2, 2019 2019, ELARA MAX, Siemens