Clinical Trials

Clinical trials and studies about imaging technology can be found on this channel.

Vaping Impairs Vascular Function

Image courtesy of the American Heart Association

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 21, 2019

August 21, 2019 — Inhaling a vaporized liquid solution through an e-cigarette, otherwise known as vaping,...

Some Pregnant Women Are Exposed to Gadolinium in Early Pregnancy
News | Women's Health | August 20, 2019

August 20, 2019 — A small but concerning number of women are exposed to a commonly used...

MRIdian System Limits Early Toxicity for Prostate Cancer Without Implanted Markers
News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019 — ViewRay Inc. announced the acceptance of publication by the International Journal of Radiation...

ADHD Medication May Affect Brain Development in Children

Images of regions of interest (colored lines) in the white matter skeleton representation. Data from left and right anterior thalamic radiation (ATR) were averaged. Image courtesy of C. Bouziane et al.

News | Neuro Imaging | August 16, 2019

August 16, 2019 — A drug used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) appears to affect development...

Efficacy of Isoray's Cesium Blu Showcased in Recent Studies
News | Brachytherapy Systems | August 14, 2019

August 14, 2019 — Isoray announced a trio of studies recently reported at scientific meetings and published in...

Imago Systems Announces Collaboration With Mayo Clinic for Breast Imaging

Image courtesy of Imago Systems

News | Mammography | August 14, 2019

August 14, 2019 — Image visualization company Imago Systems announced it has signed a know-how license with Mayo...

Artificial Intelligence Could Yield More Accurate Breast Cancer Diagnoses
News | Artificial Intelligence | August 13, 2019

August 13, 2019 — University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) researchers have developed an...

Contrast Use in First Transthoracic Echocardiogram for Heart Failure Reduces Repeat Testing
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | August 07, 2019

August 7, 2019 — Heart failure is the fourth most common cause for all admission to U.S. hospitals, and it is the...

Rise in Early Onset Colorectal Cancer Not Aligned With Screening Trends
News | Colonoscopy Systems | August 06, 2019

August 6, 2019 — A new study finds that trends in...

Artificial Intelligence Improves Heart Attack Risk Assessment
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 06, 2019

August 6, 2019 — When used with a common...

Artificial Intelligence Solution Improves Clinical Trial Recruitment

A nurse examines a patient in the Emergency Department of Cincinnati Children’s, where researchers successfully tested artificial intelligence-based technology to improve patient recruitment for clinical trials. Researchers report test results in the journal JMIR Medical Informatics. Image courtesy of Cincinnati Children’s.

News | Artificial Intelligence | July 31, 2019

July 31, 2019 — Clinical trials are...

Studies Confirm Clinical Value of ShearWave Elastography for Liver Fibrosis Evaluation
News | Ultrasound Imaging | July 31, 2019

July 31, 2019 — SuperSonic Imagine announced the publication of the results of its prospective multicentric clinical...

Statins Reduce Stroke, Cardiovascular Risk in Cancer Patients Following Radiation
News | Cardio-oncology | July 29, 2019

July 29, 2019 — Cancer patients taking cholesterol-lowering statin medication following...

IBM collected a dataset of 52,936 images from 13,234 women who underwent at least one mammogram between 2013 and 2017.

IBM collected a dataset of 52,936 images from 13,234 women who underwent at least one mammogram between 2013 and 2017, and who had health records for at least one year prior to the mammogram. The algorithm was trained on 9,611 mammograms. Image courtesy of Radiology.

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | July 19, 2019 | Michal Chorev

July 19, 2019 — Breast cancer is the global leading cause of cancer-related deaths in...

Delta T1 Maps Provide Quantitative, Automated Solution to Assess Brain Tumor Burden
News | Neuro Imaging | July 05, 2019

July 5, 2019 — Imaging Biometrics LLC (IB) a subsidiary of IQ-AI Ltd., is highlighting a recently published study in...

LVivo EF Comparable to MRI, Contrast Echo in Assessing Ejection Fraction
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | June 19, 2019

June 19, 2019 — DiA Imaging Analysis announced the presentation of two studies assessing the performance and...