New results in animals highlight a major safety concern regarding a class of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agents used in millions of patients annually, according to a new paper. The paper was published online by the journal Invest...

The United States Supreme Court voted to uphold the nationwide tax subsidies provided by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in a 6-3 ruling on Thursday in the case of King v. Burwell.

Lumify, POC ultrasound, app based ultrasound, pocket ultrasound, smartphone

Philips announced the introduction of Lumify, its first app-based ultrasound solution that will extend the reach of ultrasound applications across the health continuum using mobile technology. The technology was unveiled at the Soci...

GE Healthcare announced the launch of its new introductory dose management solution, DoseWatch Explore, which is now available on select GE computed tomography (CT) systems in the United States. DoseWatch Explore is a Web-based, cloud-deployed, do...

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University of Kansas Medical Center, MRI, ClearPoint Neuro Navigation, SLAH
MRI Interventions Inc. announced that the neurological surgical team at University of Kansas Medical Center performed the first stereotactic laser ablation of...
Penn State Hershey, breast density, fibroglandular density, Susann Schetter
When it comes to breast cancer screening, the fibroglandular density of your breasts affects how well a mammogram can detect cancerous tissues. That’s why...
low-grade brain tumors, gliomas, UC San Diego, survival rates up, adults
Significant strides have been made in improving the survival of adult patients with low-grade gliomas, according to researchers at the University of California...
proton therapy, Proton Therapy Center Czech, Europe, growing, PACS
The continuing exploration of the benefits of proton therapy is inspiring a growing and massive construction of new proton centers across Europe. Proton...
Spellman, Z Series, X-ray generators, digital radiography, DR
The Z Series X-Ray generator from Spellman High Voltage is designed for radiographic applications. Featuring 450 kHz maximum output
Summit Imaging Mobile is the mobile version of Summit Imaging's comprehensive online support portal. The application gives clinical...
The Planmed Verity CBCT (cone beam computed tomography) scanner now features the MaxScan maxillofacial imaging option. Planmed Verity is...
The aycan mammography workstation is optimized for use with Eizo monitors, including the new widescreen Eizo RX850, and features Quadrant...
radiation exposure, CT, X-ray, cancer, James Welsh, Jeffry Siegel, Loyola
In recent years, there has been widespread media coverage of studies purporting to show that radiation from X-rays, computed tomography (CT) scans and other...
lung cancer, low dose CT screening, nodules, cancerous, Icahn, Mount Sinai
An annual exam using a key imaging technology could spare patients with lung nodules from unnecessary tests and surgery, while identifying the cases where the...
HIMSS, survey, cybersecurity, cyberattacks, healthcare organizations, IT
Cybersecurity was identified as an increased business priority over the past year according to 87 percent of respondents in the newly released 2015 HIMSS (...
SNMMI, 2015 annual meeting, nuclear medicine, molecular imaging, Baltimore
More than 5,000 physicians, technologists, scientists and exhibitors gathered at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging’s (SNMMI) 2015 annual...
Here are a few observations on cardiovascular ultrasound advances I made while attending the 2015...
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The latest advances in cardiovascular echocardiography will be presented at the 2015 American...
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A battle is taking shape in computed tomography (CT), one that pits the tubes that deliver X-...
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Centricity, webinar, ZFV, ZFP, viewer, remote viewing system, enterprise
Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...

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