Computed Tomography (CT)

Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 30, 2015
During the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) 57th annual meeting in Anaheim, Calif., Imaging Tech
Guerbet, acquisition, Mallinckrodt, CMDS business, contrast media, CT, MRI
Feature | Contrast Media | July 28, 2015
Guerbet announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire Mallinckrodt's contrast...
Vital Images, Toshiba, CT Myocardial Perfusion, cardiac CT, CORE 320 study
Technology | Imaging | July 15, 2015
Vital Images Inc. will debut its U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)-cleared CT Myocardial Perfusion...
News | Imaging | July 10, 2015
Carestream is expanding into new imaging modalities — cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) and ultrasound — and key...
COPD, emphysema, MRI, CT, FEV1, treatment, Robarts, Grace Parraga
Feature | Imaging | July 07, 2015
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT) provide important information on the symptoms and...
Toshiba CT

PinnacleHealth selected Toshiba as its imaging systems vendor because of its quality and to help reduce imaging radiation dose to improve patient safety.

Sponsored Content | Case Study | July 07, 2015
Safety accidents drive up costs, damage reputations and lower patient satisfaction scores. For instance, if a patient...
Feature | Imaging | July 06, 2015
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its latest efforts in supporting the Bonn Call for Action on...
osteoporosis, heart disease, linked, older people, Southampton MRC, CT
News | Imaging | July 02, 2015
University of Southampton scientists have discovered a link between coronary heart disease and osteoporosis, suggesting...
radiation exposure, CT, X-ray, cancer, James Welsh, Jeffry Siegel, Loyola
Feature | Imaging | July 01, 2015
In recent years, there has been widespread media coverage of studies purporting to show that radiation from X-rays,...
lung cancer, low dose CT screening, nodules, cancerous, Icahn, Mount Sinai
Feature | Imaging | June 30, 2015
An annual exam using a key imaging technology could spare patients with lung nodules from unnecessary tests and surgery...
Carestream Health, AHRA, Touch Ultrasound, cone beam CT, patient satisfaction

Carestream Touch Ultrasound System image courtesy of Carestream Health

News | Imaging | June 30, 2015
Carestream Health announced its planned offerings for the upcoming Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA)...
Siemens, MES contract, William Osler Health System, Ontario, Canada
News | Molecular Imaging | June 26, 2015
Canadian hospital William Osler Health System (Osler), based in Ontario, has awarded Siemens Healthcare a Managed...
Planmed, Planmed Verity, MaxScan, maxillofacial imaging, FDA approval

Image courtesy of Planmed OY

Technology | June 25, 2015
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an approval letter in may for the Planmed Verity CBCT (cone beam...
low-dose CT, LDCT, lung cancer, screening, nonsolid nodules, Mount Sinai
Feature | Lung Cancer | June 24, 2015
People who have nonsolid lung nodules can be safely monitored with annual low-dose computed tomography (CT) screening,...
CT System
News | June 24, 2015
Texas Children's Hospital successfully separated Knatalye Hope and Adeline Faith Mata in late February, completing one...
CT scan, lungs
News | June 24, 2015
An annual exam using a key imaging technology could spare patients with lung nodules from unnecessary tests and surgery...

The images are computer tomography scans of a major Tyrannosaurus rex skull taken at the Fraunhofer Development Center for X-Ray Technology EZRT utilizing the biggest CT scanner worldwide. The images show different color filters and perspectives. Copyright Naturalis Biodiversity Center/Fraunhofer IIS

News | June 24, 2015
On June 19 the Development Center for X-Ray Technology, part of the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS,...
Carestream, UBMD, cone beam CT, CBCT, UBMD Orthopedics, clinical studies
Feature | June 19, 2015
Carestream and UBMD Orthopedics & Sports Medicine are conducting clinical studies on a new three-dimensional...
News | June 18, 2015
IMRIS Inc. received a letter May 26 from the NASDAQ Stock Market stating that it would be delisted and trading...
Toshiba, Aquilion ONE, enhancements, FDA, patient safety
Technology | June 18, 2015
Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for detector and...
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