Advanced Visualization

microfocus CT, University of Southampton study, IPF, 3-D imaging, lung disease

2 mm cubes of lung tissue imaged by microCT. In (A) is normal lung tissue and in (B) is IPF lung tissue. The very fine lung structure seen in the normal lung tissue is destroyed by IPF and replaced by the much thicker scar tissue seen in (B). Image courtesy of University of Southampton.

News | Advanced Visualization | April 25, 2016
April 25, 2016 — Doctors and scientists at the University of Southampton have used advanced 3-D X-ray imaging technol
Siemens, FDA clearance, SMS, GOBrain, MRI applications

Siemens' Simultaneous Multi-Slice application acquires MR images simultaneously as opposed to sequentially, reducing 2-D acquisition times by as much as a factor of 8.

Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | April 25, 2016
Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared two new magnetic resonance imaging...
Technology | Advanced Visualization | April 22, 2016
EOS imaging, a in 2D/3D orthopedic medical imaging, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | April 12, 2016
A discussion on the adoption rate of FFR-CT with Campbell Rogers, M.D., chief medical officer of HeartFlow.
News | Enterprise Imaging | April 08, 2016
April 8, 2016 — Mach7 Technologies and 3D Medical announced the completion of their...
News | Advanced Visualization | April 07, 2016
Circle Cardiovascular Inc. announced the completion of a substantial financing round with participation from existing...
C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, 3-D printed skull, surgery planning, University of Michigan

A 3-D model of a patient’s skull helped doctors prepare for surgery to remove a rare, high-stage tumor. Image courtesy of University of Michigan Health System.

News | 3-D Printing | April 06, 2016
Doctors at the University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital recently used 3-D printing to create a replica of...

Image courtesy of Barco.

Feature | Flat Panel Displays | April 06, 2016 | Melinda Taschetta-Millane
Medical-grade display technology has evolved significantly and swiftly, and many new applications are available that...
University of Alberta study, spine vibration, MRI alternative

This image shows spine vibration technology at work on a patient's back. Image courtesy of the University of Alberta.

News | Orthopedic Imaging | March 31, 2016
A new University of Alberta study shows that vibrating the spine may reveal more than magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
News | HIMSS | March 25, 2016
Novarad exhibited its latest advancements in virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) at the Healthcare Information and...
Technology | Advanced Visualization | March 22, 2016
Olea Medical announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of Olea Sphere 3.0 medical imaging enterprise...
ContextVision, ECR 2016, European Congress of Radiology, advanced visualization
News | Advanced Visualization | March 22, 2016
ContextVision exhibited its range of 2-D/3-D/4-D image enhancement software at the European Congress of Radiology (ECR...
Videos | PACS | March 11, 2016
Examples of technologies on the market and a discussion of what to look for in PACS and CVIS workflow efficiencies wi

Browser-based enterprise viewing promises to bridge the gap between EMR and PACS. (Image courtesy of TeraRecon)

Blog | Advanced Visualization | March 09, 2016
“You keep same-in’ when you ought to be a changin’ … One of these days these boots are gonna walk all over you.”
EOS imaging, spineEOS, spine surgery treatment planning, AAOS, CE Mark
News | Orthopedic Imaging | March 08, 2016
EOS imaging announced that it has received CE Mark for spineEOS, its online 3-D planning software for spine surgery...
Planmeca ProModel, 3-D printing, first Nordic facial tissue transplant procedure

Image courtesy of Planmeca

News | 3-D Printing | March 04, 2016
The first facial tissue transplant procedure in the history of the Nordic countries was performed earlier this year in...
Materialise, Mimics Care Suite, 3-D printing in hospitals
News | 3-D Printing | March 03, 2016
March 3, 2016 — Materialise NV announced the launch of the Materialise Mimics Care Suite, a full suite of software an
Stratasys Ltd., 3-D printing, HIMSS 2016

Neurosurgeons training on anatomically accurate Stratasys 3-D-printed models that incorporate soft and hard tissue. Photo courtesy of Business Wire.

News | 3-D Printing | March 01, 2016
Stratasys Ltd., the 3-D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, will be featured at the Healthcare...
EOS imaging, Spinologics, biomechanical simulation software, spine surgery
News | Procedure Navigation Systems | January 25, 2016
EOS Imaging announced a new partnership with Montreal-based Spinologics to develop a biomechanical simulation software...
SyMRI, MD Anderson Cancer Center, brain tumor characterization
News | Neuro Imaging | January 20, 2016
SyntheticMR and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have signed a research agreement to study SyMRI to...
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