Computed Tomography (CT)

Hitachi Medical, Scenaria CT scanner, All-Inclusive Support program
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 02, 2016
Hitachi Medical Systems America Inc. announced its All-Inclusive Service and Support Program for its Premium...

PET/MR images courtesy of GE Healthcare

Blog | Molecular Imaging | April 27, 2016
In the world of molecular imaging, PET/MR is a wild card. But it’s a wild card that’s ready to be played. Three major...
coronary CT angiography, CCTA, SCOT-HEART trial substudy, SCCT
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 26, 2016
The results of a secondary analysis of the SCOT-HEART trial show that coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA)...
Philips, low-dose CT, lung cancer screening, FDA approval
Technology | Lung Cancer | April 26, 2016
Philips announced that any hospital or healthcare facility with one of its indicated computed tomography (CT) models...
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
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)...
Toshiba, Aquilion Lightning CT, 50 kW generator, FDA clearance
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 19, 2016
Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.’s Aquilion Lightning computed tomography (CT) system was U.S. Food and Drug...
computed tomography, electronic medical devices, interference, FDA
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 13, 2016
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has received a small number of reports of adverse events that are believed...
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.
ACR 2016, American College of Radiology, CT lung cancer screening program, sessions
News | Lung Cancer | April 07, 2016
Radiologists can get the right stuff to build effective multidisciplinary teams and to advance the quality and...
FFR-CT, HeartFlow, PLATFORM trial, one-year results, ACC 2016
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | April 05, 2016
Novel technology developed by HeartFlow Inc. significantly reduces the need for invasive procedures to diagnose...
North Carolina State University study, forensic body identification, X-rays

Forensic researchers have for the first time established science-based standards for identifying human remains based on X-rays of an individual's spine, upper leg (such as the proximal femur image seen here) or the side of the skull. Image courtesy of Ann Ross, North Carolina State University.

News | X-Ray | March 29, 2016
Forensic researchers have for the first time established science-based standards for identifying human remains based on...
Carestream, FDA application, OnSight 3-D Extremity CBCT System, cone beam computed tomography
Technology | Orthopedic Imaging | March 24, 2016
Carestream Health has filed a 510(k) application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for clearance of its...
University of Tennessee, Mobile Stroke Unit, CT angiography, Siemens Somatom Scope
News | Stroke | March 23, 2016
The University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Memphis introduced a new, comprehensive Mobile Stroke Unit, capable...
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...
low dose computed tomography, LDCT screening frequency, lung cancer, Duke
News | Lung Cancer | March 22, 2016
Most high-risk lung cancer patients might not need annual low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) screenings if they are...
coronary artery calcium, dementia risk, patients over 80, JACC
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | March 15, 2016
People who reach their 80s without cardiovascular disease are more likely to suffer from the effects of dementia than a...
Radiology Protocols management platform, GE Health Cloud
Technology | Imaging | March 11, 2016
Radiology Protocols announced that its platform will be added to the GE Health Cloud suite of applications when the...
heart CT scans, coronary calcium score, disease risk, Johns Hopkins study
News | Cardiac Imaging | March 09, 2016
New research suggests a high coronary artery calcium score puts people at greater risk not only for heart and vascular...
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | March 09, 2016
March 9, 2016 — Hitachi Medical Corp.
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