November 29, 2018

Press Release

RAPID™ Imaging Platform Powers Mobile Stroke Units
The Leading Imaging Software for Ischemic Stroke Is Now Compatible With All CT Scanners for Mobile Stroke Units.

'RAPID is the imaging solution of choice for the mobile stroke unit of Houston’s Memorial Hermann Healthcare System — the very first MSU in the nation...

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November 14, 2018

Press Release

iSchemaView RAPID™ Integrates with Join, Allm’s Medical Communications Platform
RAPID’s Advanced Imaging Results, the Standard for Over 700 Stroke Centers, Now Also Available via Join’s Medical Communications App.

'Diagnosis of acute stroke is a high pressure, time sensitive situation,' said Dr. Marc Ribo of the University of Barcelona. 'The combination of the RAPID and Join platforms is...

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August 27, 2018

Allegheny Health Network

Stroke survivor credits life-changing RAPID software
RAPID software widens window for stroke treatment

AHN uses a new state-of-art technology called RAPID™ software in December 2017 for several of their hospitals. This automated software uses artificial intelligence to...

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October 29, 2018

Press Release

iSchemaView’s RAPID™ Adopted by More Than 700 Stroke Centers - Over 100 Percent Growth This Year More Than 2,000 Cases Weekly on RAPID’s Advanced Imaging Platform, the Imaging Standard for Stroke Centers

Over 700 stroke centers around the world have now contracted to use the RAPID platform commercially, and over 300 sites are installing RAPID for clinical research, including multinational trials...

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August 16, 2018

Press Release

iSchemaView's RAPIDTM Approved for Use in Canada
Patients Suffering Ischemic Stroke in Canada Now Have Access to the Only Clinically Validated, Next-Generation Imaging Platform for Assessing Treatment

iSchemaView, the leader in cerebrovascular imaging analysis, today announced it has received final approval for the use of the RAPID platform in Canada.

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August 14, 2018

Press Release

iSchemaView RAPIDTM Technology Now Installed in More Than 500 Stroke Centers — up 48 Percent Since April
Explosive Growth of the De Facto Standard for Advanced Cerebrovascular Imaging

iSchemaView, the leader in cerebrovascular imaging analysis, today announced accelerated adoption of the RAPID advanced imaging platform.

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July 11, 2018

Press Release

iSchemaView Brings RAPID™ Imaging Platform to Australia and New Zealand Through Exclusive Distributor, Diagnostic Imaging Australia
State-of-the-Art Imaging Solution Provides Automated Scoring and Assessment of Brain Ischemia — Expanding the Treatment Window for Certain Acute Ischemic Strokes to Twenty-Four Hours After Onset

iSchemaView, the leader in cerebrovascular imaging analysis, today announced that the company has signed Diagnostic Imaging Australia (DIA) to be the exclusive distributor for the RAPID imaging platform in Australia and New Zealand...

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June 5, 2018

Press Release

iSchemaView Completes MDSAP Audit, Moves to Expand Worldwide Adoption of RAPIDTM Imaging Platform
Critical International Audit Paves Way for Regulatory Application and Approvals Around the World. Canadian Representative Launched.

With MDSAP complete, iSchemaview will be pursuing approval for RAPID in all participating countries, with estimated clearance in Canada expected this summer.

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May 15, 2018

Press Release

iSchemaView Introduces RAPIDTM ASPECTS
State-of-the-Art Imaging Solution Provides Automated Scoring to Assess Early Signs of Brain Ischemia

Today at the European Stroke Organization Conference, iSchemaView, the leader in automated cerebrovascular imaging analysis, publicly launched RAPID ASPECTS...

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May 14, 2018

Association of American Medical Colleges

Rethinking the Six-Hour Rule for Stroke Victims

Hospitals reexamine treatment protocols after studies show patients can benefit up to 24 hours after stroke symptoms begin....

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May 11, 2018

Stanford Health Care

Young Woman Survives Massive Stroke as a Result of Stanford Stroke Study

Cindi was treated at Stanford as part of a 38-center clinical trial sponsored by the National Institutes of Health, and led by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine...

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May 1, 2018

Press Release

iSchemaView Receives FDA Clearance for RAPID CTA
Leader in Advanced Cerebrovascular Imaging First to Meet the Needs of Large and Small Centers and Hospitals with New CTA Support and 3D Imaging Added to Complete Suite of RAPID Offerings

iSchemaView, the leader in cerebrovascular imaging analysis, today announced it has received final clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for RAPID CTA...

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April 24, 2018

Press Release

iSchemaView Technology RAPIDly Adopted by Over 350 Stroke Centers RAPID Becoming a New Standard in Advanced Cerebrovascular Imaging

iSchemaView, the leader in cerebrovascular imaging analysis, today announced accelerating adoption of its platform.

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April 16, 2018

Press Release

iSchemaView Names Don Listwin as CEO Silicon Valley Leader Joins Innovator in Cerebrovascular Imaging to Revolutionize Stroke Care

iSchemaView, the leader in cerebrovascular imaging analysis, today announced that former Cisco and Openwave Systems executive, Don Listwin, has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

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January 20, 2018

Barwon Health

RAPID: Revolutionary Stroke Scan Software

State-of-the-art imaging technology has brought Barwon Health’s stroke unit up to a first-class standard, equalling the care provided in large metropolitan hospitals.

April 13, 2018

NeuroNews International

DEFUSE 3 shows favourable outcomes for late-window patients and triggers expanded guidelines for treatment eligibility

The culmination of a 20-year effort to establish if ischaemic stroke evolves in a unique manner, the study shows that treatment decisions should be personalised, rather than based on arbitrary timeframes.

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February 22, 2018

Stanford Health Care

Technology developed at Stanford allows for treatment up to 24 hours after stroke

A team of researchers and physicians at Stanford has developed a new software that recently led to the change in stroke guidelines. Certain patients can now be treated up to 24 hours after suffering a stroke.

February 19, 2018

Johnston-Willis Hospital

New Technology at Johnston-Willis Hospital Allows Doctors to Expand Stroke Treatment Window from 6 to 24 hours

Richmond, VA. (February 19, 2018) — HCA Virginia’s Johnston-Willis Hospital Comprehensive Stroke Center is the first medical center in Virginia to use the ischemaView RAPID neuroimaging platform, which allows a neurovascular physician to quickly and more accurately evaluate patients who have had a major stroke and also identify those who would most likely benefit from this life-saving process...

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February 9, 2018

AHA Stroke Journal

Author Interview: Dr. Greg Albers, on DEFUSE 3 and its Implications for Systems of Stroke Care in the U.S.

A conversation with Dr. Greg Albers, professor of neurology at Stanford and the principal investigator for DEFUSE 3.

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January 31, 2018

Austin-American Statesman

New technology allows doctors to reverse stroke damage hours later

Advanced brain imaging using a RAPID CT Perfusion scan can see where the blood flow is being blocked and how much blockage there is. If it shows that the affected area of the brain is getting some blood flow, just not enough blood, that’s a brain you can save...

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January 24, 2018

NBC News

New stroke guidelines extend time frame for life-saving treatment

New guidelines on treating stroke suggest that more people could be eligible for life-saving clot removal and treatments, expanding the ''golden window'' when doctors can minimize or prevent permanent damage from six to 24 hours.

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January 24, 2018

The Washington Post

New research will radically change response to strokes

Advanced brain imaging technology may give doctors an additional 10 hours or more to respond to some strokes, researchers said Wednesday, a development that may soon bring major changes to the way hospitals treat one of the leading causes of disability and death.

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January 24, 2018

Stanford Medicine

Stanford-led clinical trial shows broader benefits of acute-stroke therapy

A 38-center clinical trial sponsored by the National Institutes of Health and led by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine has shown that far more people than previously thought can benefit from an emergency procedure for acute ischemic stroke.

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January 24, 2018

National Institutes of Health

Brain-scan guided emergency stroke treatment can save more lives

Advances in brain imaging can identify a greater number of stroke patients who can receive therapy later than previously believed, according to a new study.

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January 24, 2018

New England Journal of Medicine

Thrombectomy for Stroke at 6 to 16 Hours with Selection by Perfusion Imaging

Endovascular thrombectomy for ischemic stroke 6 to 16 hours after a patient was last known to be well plus standard medical therapy resulted in better functional outcomes than standard medical therapy alone among patients with proximal middle-cerebral-artery or internal-carotid-artery occlusion and a region of tissue that was ischemic but not yet infarcted.

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January 16, 2018


This is RAPID

RAPID is an automated imaging platform that provides maps of cerebral blood flow which aid physicians in determining whether brain tissue is likely to be irreversibly injured or potentially still salvageable.

January 6, 2018

RAPID Web Tutorial

RAPID Overview

RAPID provides data to facilitate clinical decision making that is relevant to multiple specialists including neurologists, neurointerventionalists, radiologists, ER physicians and neurosurgeons.

September 14, 2017


DEFUSE 3 terminated early with high likelihood of benefit in the endovascular group

Following an interim analysis of data from the first 182 patients enrolled in DEFUSE 3, the trial has been terminated and is no longer actively enrolling patients. The interim analysis showed a high likelihood of benefit in the endovascular group of the study.

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August 28, 2017

Erlanger Hospital, Chattanooga, Tennessee

A Conversation with Dr. Blaise Baxter

Dr. Blaise Baxter, a neurointerventionalist from Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee discusses the role of RAPID imaging for patient selection and its impact on neurovascular treatments.

March 8, 2017


RAPID imaging identifies more stroke patients who benefit from thrombectomy

The DAWN trial, which utilized RAPID for automated patient selection, compared treatment options for extended time window stroke patients (6 to 24 hours from last known well). Study enrollment stopped early based on a review of the first 200 patients, indicating a high probability of success. A final analysis is pending.

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November 4, 2016

LifeBridge Health

RAPID technology for stroke emergencies

In evidence-based trials, RAPID imaging technology has given care providers the data needed to make more informed treatment decisions that has often resulted in more accurate care for those with strokes.

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October 28, 2016

9NEWS Denver (NBC)

New technology to treat strokes debuts in Colorado

St. Anthony is the first hospital in Colorado to get the RAPID technology to treat strokes. The hospital is considered a comprehensive stroke center by the American Heart and Stroke Associations.

October 25, 2016

St. Anthony Hospital

iSchemaView RAPID technology - game changer in stroke treatment

Game changing is the term neuro-interventionalist Mark Murray, MD, of CHPG Neuroscience and Spine uses to describe St. Anthony Hospitals new iSchemaView RAPID technology. The new medical imaging software — the first such system in Colorado...

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July 5, 2016

University of Kansas Medical Center

iSchemaView RAPID at University of Kansas Medical Center

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May 6, 2016

Local 10 News

iSchemaView RAPID for Stroke at Memorial Regional

RAPID is the automated Stroke Analysis system used in the Stryker clinical trial, DAWN. We are evaluating whether stroke patients presenting in late time windows can be effectively treated.

April 28, 2015

Stanford Health Care

Stanford Pioneers New Brain Imaging to Improve Stroke Care

The Stanford Stroke Center has pioneered the use of brain imaging that is changing the way doctors treat stroke. Called multimodal imaging, these views of the brain capture what tissue can be saved—even though a patient might have had a stroke several hours after the three-hour window now seen as the standard end of useful intervention.

August 30, 2017

Stanford Health Care

Stanford Stroke Doctors Advance Brain Imaging Techniques and Treatments

Stroke is the leading cause of disability in America and triggered by blood clots in the brain. Stanford’s stroke doctors have pioneered new brain imaging techniques and minimally invasive treatments to fight this problem.