• Radiologists who graduated from medical school after 1940 do not face an increased risk of dying from radiation-related causes like cancer, according to a new study appearing online in the journal Radiology.
  • Researchers in the Netherlands have coupled machine learning methods with a special magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique that measures the perfusion of blood throughout the brain to detect early forms of dementia. The study was published online in the journal Radiology.
  • Annual low-dose computed-tomography (CT) screening can eliminate the need for biopsy or surgery in nonsolid lung nodules, according to a new study published online in the journal Radiology.
  • Volpara Solutions last week announced the commercial launch of VolparaEnterprise software, which helps breast imaging providers deliver high-quality, personalized breast screening.
  • Alternative imaging procedures, radiation safety and parent education should be the top priorities when considering performing computed tomography (CT) procedures on pediatric patients, according to a literature review published in the scientific journal Radiologic Technology. Among the best...
ASTRO, clinical practice statement update, rectal cancer, radiation therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | July 22, 2016
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) recently issued a new clinical practice statement for the treatment...
radiologists, radiation-related mortality risk, study, Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
News | Radiation Dose Management | July 22, 2016
Radiologists who graduated from medical school after 1940 do not face an increased risk of dying from radiation-related...
fMRI, brain circuits, stress response, Yale study, PNAS
News | Neuro Imaging | July 22, 2016
July 22, 2016 — Research supported by the National Institutes of Health has...
Neiman Health Policy Institute report, MACRA, radiology payment models, JACR
News | Business | July 22, 2016
A new Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute report discusses the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA...
Spellman High Voltage Electronics, XRB80HR Monoblock X-ray source, RSNA 2016
Technology | X-Ray | July 21, 2016
July 21, 2016 — Spellman High Voltage Electronics Corp.
PTW New York, BeamScan water phantom, radiation therapy, dosimetry, AAPM 2016
Technology | Radiation Therapy | July 21, 2016
July 21, 2016 — PTW New York announced it will display its Beamscan technology and the latest advancements in radiati
Agfa HealthCare, Frost & Sullivan, Product Leadership Award, digital radiography, DR, AHRA 2016
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | July 21, 2016
July 21, 2016 — Agfa HealthCare announced it has received Frost & Sullivan’s 2016 North American Product Leadersh
Videos | Enterprise Imaging | July 21, 2016
The performance, feature and scalability gap between today’s enterprise viewers cannot be understated.
mobile health technology, mHealth, privacy and security, Computer magazine study
News | Mobile Devices | July 21, 2016
A new paper published in the June issue of Computer cautions that while mobile health (mHealth) is poised for a boom,...
mitral valve surgery outcomes, twisting of the heart, echocardiography, NICSMR, JACC Basic to Translational Science
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 20, 2016
July 20, 2016 — A novel study has found a simple pre-operative...
MRI, arterial spin labeling, ASL, Alzheimer's disease, Alle Meije Wink
News | Neuro Imaging | July 20, 2016
Researchers in the Netherlands have coupled machine learning methods with a special magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
China, Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, MRI scanner, wheelchair, damage

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News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | July 20, 2016
July 20, 2016 — Bringing a wheelchair into a...
ASE, SCCT, SCMR, guideline, multimodality imaging, transposition of the great arteries, TGA
News | Pediatric Imaging | July 20, 2016
At the end of June, experts from three different medical societies released a new guideline to help optimize lifetime...
SonoCiné, 3-D multiplanar reconstruction software, Automated Whole Breast Ultrasound, AWBUS
Technology | Ultrasound Womens Healthcare | July 20, 2016
SonoCiné recently unveiled new 3-D whole breast multiplanar reconstruction software to improve early detection of...
imaging

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Blog | Imaging | July 20, 2016
Making healthcare more objective and precise promises to increase efficiency and reduce costs — the key ingredients of...
SIIM 2016, Innovation Challenge, James J. Morrison, Voice Enabling the Image Enterprise
News | Information Technology | July 20, 2016
July 20, 2016 — During the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) 2016 general closing session, James J.
intermittent explosive disorder, IED, MRI, diffusion tensor imaging, University of Chicago study

Regions of the white matter skeleton in which connectivity in IED subjects was significantly lower than healthy controls. Image courtesy of Lee, et al, Neuropsychopharmacology

News | Neuro Imaging | July 19, 2016
In a new study published in the journal Neuropsychopharmacology, neuroscientists from the University of Chicago show...
Siemens Healthineers, Enterprise Services, ES, U.S. launch
Technology | Imaging | July 19, 2016
July 19, 2016 — Siemens Healthineers recently introduced an expanded Services portfolio, known as Enterprise Services
Videos | Information Technology | July 19, 2016
At SIIM 2016, itnTV caught up with opening keynote speaker and SIIM treasurer Rasu B. Shrestha, M.D., MBA, Chief...
Videos | Information Technology | July 19, 2016
New this year is the SIIM Innovation Challenge, which offered a prize of $10,000 to the winning team to help support...
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