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Siemens Demonstrates Workflow Efficiency in Echocardiography at ACC 2009

Instantaneous full-volume imaging and knowledge-based workflow applications streamline exam processes ORLANDO, Fla., March 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- During the 58th Annual Scientific Session of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) from March 29-31 in Orlando, Fla., Siemens Healthcare ...

Siemens Highlights Cardiology Excellence from Prevention to Follow-up at ACC 2009

Siemens portfolio of cardiology applications covers the entire spectrum - from medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics, IT and customized support offerings ORLANDO, Fla., March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Healthcare ( www.usa.siemens.com/healthcare ) demonstrates its commitment to excelle...

Siemens Demonstrates Flash Speed, Lowest Dose at ACC 2009

SOMATOM Definition Flash sets the bar higher for cardiology ORLANDO, Fla., March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Siemens Healthcare ( www.usa.siemens.com/healthcare ) demonstrates the fastest speed and lowest dose for cardiac applications with the SOMATOM (R) Definition Flash dual source com...

Boston Scientific Announces Schedule For ACC 2009

NATICK, Mass., March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today announced the schedule of the Company's major events and news announcements at the 58th Annual Scientific Session of the American College of Cardiology / i2 Summit, which runs from March 28-31 in O...

Siemens Highlights Its Ultimate Hybrid System at ACC 2009

Artis zee family brings a broad range of imaging solutions to cardiology ORLANDO, Fla., March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Siemens Healthcare ( www.usa.siemens.com/healthcare ) provides imaging excellence and workflow enhancements for cardiology with its ultimate hybrid at the 58th Annual ...

Siemens Highlights Cardiac-Specific C-Reactive Protein (hsCRP) Test at ACC 2009

hsCRP test used in JUPITER trial extended across portfolio ORLANDO, Fla., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a guidance document issued by the FDA(1), not all high sensitivity CRP (c-reactive protein) tests are cleared to identify and assess individuals at risk for future cardiovascular...

Siemens Demonstrates New Version of Multimodality Cardiology Image Management Solution at ACC 2008

Siemens Showcases Integrated Approach to Cardiovascular Image and Information Management CHICAGO, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Siemens Healthcare (http://www.siemens.com/healthcare ) will demonstrate the enhanced capabilities of the latest version of its syngo...

Experts from Penn's School of Medicine to present at ACC Annual Scientific Session

Penn experts will present research findings that could come to define new standards of cardiovascular diagnostics and care at this weekends conference of the American College of Cardiology, the foremost professional society representing heart specialists throughout the world. These experts will ga...

SCAI and ACC announce new interventional cardiology meeting

(September 10, 2007 -- WASHINGTON, DC) The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) and the American College of Cardiology (ACC) announced today that they will hold a unified interventional cardiology meeting in Chicago, March 29April 1, 2008. The meeting will be known as T...

See More, Do More: Siemens Highlights New Generation of Interventional Imaging Systems for Cardiology at ACC

New Artis zee Family Provides Interventional Cardiologists with Enhanced Imaging for Faster, More Precise Procedures CHICAGO, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular disease ranks as America's No. 1 killer, with an average of ...

Featherstone Informatics Group, Inc. Named Exclusive Vendor for the American College of Cardiology's Practice-Based Data Registry Program

...ractices throughout the nation and will assist the acc in mapping and extracting clinical data from the practice's health record systems. The acc will take the extracted data and employ their prop... out." "We look forward to working with the acc in combining our experience in Health IT and syste...

ACC Responds to Study Published in Pediatrics About Phthalate and IV Tubing

...Web site discussion of this subject. acc senior director of the Phthalate Esters Panel, Ste...g companies engaged in the business of chemistry. acc members apply the science of chemistry to make inn... make people's lives better, healthier and safer. acc is committed to improved environmental, health and...

California Expert Panel Concludes Bisphenol A is Not a Reproductive or Developmental Toxicant

...A is safe for use in consumer products. acc and its member companies have long-supported resea...g companies engaged in the business of chemistry. acc members apply the science of chemistry to make inn... make people's lives better, healthier and safer. acc is committed to improved environmental, health and...

New Scientific Evidence Suggests Humans Resistant to Phthalate Effect on Lab Rodents

...ts on their germ cells as they developed. acc Managing Director, Chris Bryant, issued the follow...g companies engaged in the business of chemistry. acc members apply the science of chemistry to make inn... make people's lives better, healthier and safer. acc is committed to improved environmental, health and...

American Chemistry Council Responds to Health Canada's Proposed Phthalates Restrictions

...he use of phthalates in children's products. acc Vice President of Products Divisions, Sharon Kneis...g companies engaged in the business of chemistry. acc members apply the science of chemistry to make inn... make people's lives better, healthier and safer. acc is committed to improved environmental, health and...

Press Releases on BPA Studies By-Pass Scientific Process

...g companies engaged in the business of chemistry. acc members apply the science of chemistry to make inn... make people's lives better, healthier and safer. acc is committed to improved environmental, health and... and security have always been primary concerns of acc members, and they have intensified their efforts, ...

American Chemistry Council Welcomes Call for Expedited FDA Review of BPA

...es, is welcome and in the public's best interest. acc and its member companies rely on and will respect ...gh our scientific research and communications, the acc is working hard to develop and communicate accurat...g companies engaged in the business of chemistry. acc members apply the science of chemistry to make inn...

Artificial pump effectively backs up failing hearts

...ty of Minnesota and medical director of Heart Failure, Cardiac Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support. Boyle presented the findings at the acc meeting. An LVAD is implanted inside the chest cavity near the heart and is connected to the heart's left ventricle (pumping chamber). It assists t...

ACC presents lifetime achievement award to Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute's James Forrester, M.D.

... delighted that my friend and colleague of many years is receiving the 2009 acc Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Forrester is truly deserving of this recogn.... Beyond that, he has served as a highly regarded mentor to many." The acc Lifetime Achievement Award is presented each year to an individual who has ...

Digirad Receives 510(k) for Cardius X-ACT Rapid Cardiac SPECT/VCT Imager

...p of UCLA in Los Angeles. Results of an extensive multi-center evaluation of the X-ACT technology will be presented during upcoming events including acc in Orlando, ICNC 2009 in Barcelona, SNM 2009 in Toronto and ASNC 2009 in Minneapolis. Digirad CEO Todd P. Clyde stated, "The X-ACT system is an ...

ProSolv Releases New Cardiovascular Software

...ng customers, and will be highlighted at the upcoming American College of Cardiology (ACC) meeting, March 29 - 31 in Orlando, FL. Also highlighted at acc will be Synapse ProSolv cardiovascular 4.0.2, and some works-in-progress slated for release in 2009. About ProSolv CardioVascular Founded in ...

Emageon Signs Agreement with Integrated Health Network MultiCare

... Web-based product to include cardiology PACS; hemodynamic charting system; pediatric and adult structured reports; HIS, RIS, and CIS interfacing; and acc registry reporting." "Emageon is delighted to enter into a long-term relationship with MultiCare, a large and significant healthcare provider,"...

The American College of Cardiology Renews its Publishing Partnership With Elsevier

...locate/JACINT ), both successfully launched by the acc and Elsevier in 2008. "The acc requires high standards of service coupled with th...opy program run by the United Nations. "The acc has been publishing with Elsevier for more than tw...

MRME and the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology (CA ACC) Announce Educational Partnership

...erican College of Cardiology (CA ACC), the largest acc chapter in the US, announce a partnership to devel...ful educational programs for cardiologists. The CA acc is known for its effective outreach to its members...upport of medical education activities. CA acc is committed to working with the California legisl...

Ganatra Family Gift to Boost Cardiac Technology at Levine Children's Hospital

... New York, where he enjoyed a 19-year tenure with Rochester Telephone Corporation, which is now a part of Citizens Communications. He then moved on to acc Corp., an international telecommunications company in Rochester, where he held various positions, including President and COO. In 1996, the Ganatras m...

Existing anti-obesity drugs may be effective against flu, hepatitis and HIV

...duction was necessary for enveloped viruses to make copies of themselves. Indeed, treatment (10 mg ml-1) with 5-tetradecyloxy-2-furoic acid (TOFA), an acc inhibitor, resulted in a more than thousand-fold reduction in HCMV replication. C75 (trans-4-carboxy-5-octyl-3-methylene-butyrolactone), an inhibitor ...

ACC Applauds California's Decision to Not Ban Food-Contact Products Containing Bisphenol A

...ng companies engaged in the business of chemistry. acc members apply the science of chemistry to make inn...t make people's lives better, healthier and safer. acc is committed to improved environmental, health and... and security have always been primary concerns of acc members, and they have intensified their efforts, ...

FDA Decision on BPA Outrages Health Advocates

... that Congress has felt the need to intervene," said Dr. Jennifer Sass, a scientist with NRDC. Congress is scrutinizing the communications between the acc and a PR firm, the Weinberg Group, whose clients have included the alcohol and tobacco industries. A Union of Concerned Scientists poll of FDA scien...

Associates of Cape Cod (ACC) and MDS Analytical Technologies Collaborate to Offer a More Robust LAL Endotoxin Assay Platform

...rument platform and SoftMax(R) Pro GxP software. acc and MDS Analytical Technologies collaborated on an...ftMax(R) Pro GxP software compliant environment. acc offers several chromogenic assays: Pyrochrome(R) a...sts required with third-party vendor solutions." acc President & CEO A.J. Meuse, Ph.D. added, "Partneri...

Braemar Introduces the DL900 Advanced Holter Monitor

... DL900 Showcased at acc and HRS conferences MINNEAPOLIS, May 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Braemar...erence in San Francisco. "The DL900 was enthusiastically received at both acc and HRS," Harry Strandquist, President and CEO of Braemar, Inc. commented. ...

ACC and CRF announce partnership on ACC's Innovation in Intervention: i2 Summit

...ay a multi-year partnership to jointly sponsor the acc i2 interventional cardiology meeting in Orlando, F...ely developing the interventional component of the acc Annual Scientific Session. The ACCs Innovation ...l practice. We are honored to partner with the acc to organize and enhance the preeminent interventio...

The American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association and the Heart Rhythm Society Release Updated Cardiac Device-Based Therapy Guidelines

...ons. The College is a leader in the formulation of health policy, standards and guidelines, and is a staunch supporter of cardiovascular research. The acc provides professional education and operates national registries for the measurement and improvement of quality care. For more information visit http...

The American College of Cardiology Foundation's NCDR(R) and the American Heart Association's GWTG Join Forces to Fight Heart Attacks

... acc and AHA Create a Unified National Acute Coronary S...tients with coronary artery disease. While the acc and the AHA have a history of collaboration by est... staunch supporter of cardiovascular research. The acc provides professional education and operates natio...

ACC Observes National Drinking Water Week

... help protect water all the way to your tap," said acc President and CEO Jack N. Gerard. The U.S. Cen...ng companies engaged in the business of chemistry. acc members apply the science of chemistry to make inn...t make people's lives better, healthier and safer. acc is committed to improved environmental, health and...

Health Canada Draft Assessment Supports Safety of Bisphenol A

...lth Canada's scientific assessment of bisphenol A, acc supports Health Canada's goal to further minimize ...ng companies engaged in the business of chemistry. acc members apply the science of chemistry to make inn...t make people's lives better, healthier and safer. acc is committed to improved environmental, health and...

ACC Calls on FDA to Update Review of Bisphenol A

...ng companies engaged in the business of chemistry. acc members apply the science of chemistry to make inn...t make people's lives better, healthier and safer. acc is committed to improved environmental, health and... and security have always been primary concerns of acc members, and they have intensified their efforts, ...

Draft National Toxicology Program Report Supports Safety of Bisphenol A

...ng companies engaged in the business of chemistry. acc members apply the science of chemistry to make inn...t make people's lives better, healthier and safer. acc is committed to improved environmental, health and... and security have always been primary concerns of acc members, and they have intensified their efforts, ...

Robert Bonow, MD Honored for Outstanding Service by the American College of Cardiology

... must have been a dedicated fellow (member) of the acc for more than fifteen years. No more than four Mas...f the American Board of Internal Medicine. The acc was chartered in 1949 and currently has 28,000 mem... or specialists in a cardiovascular-related field. acc members represent the majority of board-certified ...

Renal artery stenting falls short in large randomized trial

...al. The ASTRAL trial is being reported today in a Late-Breaking Clinical Trials session at the SCAI Annual Scientific Sessions in Partnership with acc i2 Summit (SCAI-ACCi2) in Chicago. SCAI-ACCi2 is a scientific meeting for practicing cardiovascular interventionalists sponsored by the Society for Ca...

Catheter repair of mitral valve improves heart size, symptoms

...R). The sub-analysis is being reported today in a Late-Breaking Clinical Trials session at the SCAI Annual Scientific Sessions in Partnership with acc i2 Summit (SCAI-ACCi2) in Chicago. SCAI-ACCi2 is a scientific meeting for practicing cardiovascular interventionalists sponsored by the Society for Ca...
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