- network

How do you create an enterprise imaging strategy to manage data in 20 different centers across the country? How about 115 locations? While the challenge may seem more daunting with a more expansive network, the Center for Diagnostic Imaging (CDI) found that a single vendor neutral archive (VNA) solution could not only work for both scenarios, but actually enable the growth in the first place.

 - Globe Money

With a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9 percent, the global PACS market will surpass $5.3 billion in value by 2020, up from a current $2.9 billion, according to market analysts with GBI Research.

 - GoogleGlass

Google Glass one day could become an interventional cardiologist’s new best friend, based on a demonstration Sept. 15 at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics scientific session that showed how the technology was used during a transradial PCI.

 - money, healthcare costs

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Periprocedural complications to transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) can account for more than $10,000 of costs, an analysis of data from the CoreValve extreme risk cohort demonstrated. The findings were presented Sept. 14 at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics scientific session.

 - New York City skyline

The New York Medical Imaging Informatics Symposium (NYMIIS) returns to New York City on September 18, offering attendees a chance to learn about the latest technology and best practices in imaging information systems.