Cigna, insurance coverage, 3-D mammography, breast cancer screening, Hologic
News | Mammography | August 25, 2016
August 25, 2016 — National insurer Cigna revised its medical coverage policy for breast cancer screening and will now
Fujifilm Aspire 3D mammography, tomosynthysis
News | August 25, 2016
August 25, 2016 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. has submitted to the U.S.
Guided Therapeutics, LuViva Advanced Cerivcal Scan, first to Russia, cervical cancer
News | Oncology Diagnostics | August 24, 2016
August 24, 2016 — Guided Therapeutics Inc.
Alzheimer's, phase 3 study, MRI, LMTM, AAIC 2016
News | Neuro Imaging | August 24, 2016
Important clinical trial results in Alzheimer's disease and dementia were recently reported at the 2016 Alzheimer's...
Valiance X12, SPECT/CT, CZT detectors, clinical trial

Tc99m MDP SPECT bone study images of a 35 year old male with right ankle pain. Top: Valiance X12. Bottom: Analog SPECT. Image courtesy of Molecular Dynamics.

News | SPECT-CT | August 24, 2016
Molecular Dynamics has successfully completed the first phase of a clinical trial to evaluate the Valiance X12 whole-...
Purview Publisher, medical image CD burning
Technology | Archive Cloud Storage | August 23, 2016
Purview announced in late July the launch of its new medical image CD burning solution, Purview Publisher.
News | Remote Viewing Systems | August 23, 2016
Lexmark International announced in late July that Lexmark Healthcare will participate in the Image Share Validation...
IBA, Klinikum Bayreuth Germany, first clinical application, Dolphin Transmission Detector, quality assurance, radiation therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | August 23, 2016
IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the first worldwide clinical implementation of its newly released Dolphin...
MRI, prostate cancer, zinc, UT Southwestern Medical Center study
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 23, 2016
A novel magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) method that detects low levels of zinc ion can help distinguish healthy...
Philips, Ingenia MRI, VA Medical Center, Pineville Louisiana
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 23, 2016
Alexandria VA Medical Center (VAMC) and Philips announced that the VAMC’s Pineville, La., facility will be the first VA...
Agfa Healthcare, DIN-PACS IV agreement, U.S. government contract, diagnostic imaging, IT solutions
News | Business | August 23, 2016
Agfa HealthCare announced that the U.S. government has awarded the company its DIN-PACS IV (Digital Imaging Network/...
best ultrasound technician schools, 2016 ranking, College Choice
News | Ultrasound Imaging | August 22, 2016
College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has published its 2016 rankings...
lung cancer, low-dose helical computed tomography, LDCT, Moffitt Cancer Center study, high-risk patients
News | Lung Cancer | August 22, 2016
August 22, 2016 — A new study found patients who tested negative for lung cancer by...
NASH, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, MRI, MRI-PDFF, University of California San Diego study
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 22, 2016
Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine have found that a form of magnetic resonance...
Novarad, NovaPACS, NovaRIS, Watts Healthcare Corp., Los Angeles
News | PACS | August 22, 2016
Watts Healthcare Corp. (WHCC), one of the largest healthcare providers in southern California, selected Novarad’s ...
Fujifilm, Aspire Cristalle mammography system, Parascript AccuDetect, computer-aided detection software, Mena Regional Health System, Arkansas hospital

AccuDetect CAD software image courtesy of Parascript

News | Breast Imaging | August 22, 2016
Parascript announced that Mena Regional Health System (MRHS), Mena, Ark., has adopted Fujifilm’s Aspire Cristalle and...
News | Radiation Therapy | August 19, 2016
August 19, 2016 — Early-stage breast cancer patients receiving a shorter course of...
PET, depression, neurogenesis, brain imaging, RIKEN Center for Life Science Technology study
News | PET Imaging | August 19, 2016
August 19, 2016 — A new non-invasive positron...
atomic bombs, radiation exposure, long-term health effects, Bertrand Jordan, study
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 19, 2016
The detonation of atomic bombs over the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 resulted in horrific...
Hitachi, proton beam therapy, PBT system, National Cancer Centre Singapore, NCCS, first in Southeast Asia
News | Proton Therapy | August 18, 2016
Hitachi Asia Ltd. and Hitachi Ltd. announced that Hitachi Asia has received an order for a proton beam therapy (PBT) ...
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