The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Launches an Investigation Into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of Vital Images, Inc. in Connection With the Sale of the Company to Toshiba Medical Systems Corp.

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NEW YORK, April 29, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of Vital Images, Inc. ("Vital Images" or the "Company") for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to a subsidiary of Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation ("TMSC"). Under the terms of the transaction TMSC will acquire all outstanding shares of common stock of Vital Images for $18.75 cash per share. The transaction has a total value of approximately $273 million.

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The investigation concerns whether the Vital Images Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to Vital Images stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before entering into this transaction and whether TMSC is underpaying for Vital Images shares, thus unlawfully harming Vital Images stockholders. In particular, at least one analyst set a price target of $19.00 per share of Vital Images stock.

If you own common stock in Vital Images and wish to obtain additional information, please contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@zlk.com or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972, or visit .

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