Computed Tomography (CT)

Medic Vision, SafeCT-29, XR-29 compliance, CT systems, RSNA 2015

Image courtesy of Siemens

Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 24, 2015
Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced the introduction of SafeCT-29. Designed to be computed tomography (CT)-...
subsolid lung nodules, lung cancer, CT screening, women and men, NLST
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 24, 2015
Women with a certain type of lung nodule visible on lung cancer screening computed tomography (CT) exams face higher...
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 24, 2015
Mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), or concussion, accounts for 75 percent of all TBI and represents an important...
CIRS, Dynamic Cardiac Phantom, CT, RSNA 2015

Image courtesy of CIRS Inc.

Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | November 24, 2015
The Dynamic Cardiac Phantom is a precision instrument which mimics the translation and rotational motion of the heart...
CIRS, Multi-Modality Male Pelvic Phantom, realistic abdominal and transrectal scanning

Image courtesy of CIRS Inc.

Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | November 24, 2015
The CIRS Multi-Modality Male Pelvic Phantom was designed for realistic abdominal and transrectal ultrasound scanning of...
CT scan
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 23, 2015
Samsung NeuroLogica Corporation, the healthcare subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. and a leading provider of...
GE Healthcare, Discovery RT, CT simulation, radiation therapy, treatment planning, RSNA 2015, ASTRO 2015

Image courtesy of GE Healthcare

Technology | Treatment Planning | November 20, 2015
GE Healthcare introduced the Discovery RT, a new advanced radiation therapy planning computed tomography (CT) system at...
Koning Corp., KBCT system, FDA approval, 3-D breast computed tomography, non-compression

KBCT system image courtesy of Koning Corp.

Technology | Breast Imaging | November 16, 2015
Koning Corp. announced the first commercially available 3-D breast computed tomography (CT) scanner that overcomes the...
Cardiologists using the Philips spectral CT software to view a spectral CT image reconstruction at various energy levels.

Cardiologists using the Philips spectral CT software to view a spectral CT image reconstruction at various energy levels.

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 16, 2015 | Dave Fornell
Computed tomography has seen rapid growth in all segments of medicine over the past two decades, and recent advances

Photo Courtesy of Philips Healthcare

Blog | Imaging | November 16, 2015
The 1990s were cast by myth and ambition.

Images reconstructed from a scan done with the Koning Breast CT scanner show the heterogeneously dense breast of a 44-year-old woman in high-contrast and high-spatial resolution. The FDA-approved scanner, with its 10-second scan time and lack of breast compression, is being positioned against breast tomosynthesis and potentially breast MRI. (Image courtesy Koning Corp.)

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 11, 2015 | Greg Freiherr
Lying chest down, head turned to the side, breast suspended through a cutout in the table, women can routinely get a
CT perfusion

An example of Vital Images’ CT perfusion software, showing an infarct (black) and ischemic defects (dark purple). Data also can be shown on a bull’s-eye plot.

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 11, 2015 | Dave Fornell
Cardiac computed tomography angiography (CCTA) is known to have excellent anatomical imaging, but has lacked the abil
Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 11, 2015 | Jeff Zagoudis and Dave Fornell
XR-29, CMS, Medicare, delay, low-dose CT, computed tomography

Image courtesy of Toshiba America Medical Systems

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 10, 2015
This fall, imaging pundits discussed the possible delay of XR-29, a standard designed by the Centers for Medicare and...
evolution, radiology
Blog | Imaging | November 06, 2015
A Roman walks into a bar, holds up two fingers and says, “Five beers please.”
Spellman High Voltage Electronics, RSNA 2015, X-ray, mammography, CT, generators
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 04, 2015
November 4, 2015 — Spellman High Voltage Electronics Corp.
Access Scientific, Powerwand midline IV catheter, CT contrast injection

Image courtesy of Access Scientific LLC

Technology | Contrast Media | November 02, 2015
Access Scientific LLC announced validation of the Powerwand midline IV catheter for power-injectable capability up to...
ACR, USPSTF recommendations, CT colonography, colorectal cancer screening
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 20, 2015
The American College of Radiology (ACR) spoke out against the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s (USPSTF) exclusion...
Brainlab, Airo Mobile Intraoperative CT, 50 acquisitions

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News | Procedure Navigation Systems | October 16, 2015
Brainlab announced a major sales milestone with its Airo Mobile Intraoperative CT (computed tomography) scanner, with...
chest CT scans, blunt trauma ER cases, clinical criteria, UCSF study
Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 14, 2015
Computed tomography (CT) chest scans of emergency-room patients with blunt trauma could be reduced by more than one-...
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