Contrast Media

The American Society of Echocardiography Foundation (ASEF) launched the second version of its free mobile Echo AUC app at the ASE Silver Anniversary Scientific Sessions in Portland, Ore., last week.

Bayer HealthCare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new indication for Gadavist (gadobutrol) injection for intravenous use with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the breast to assess the presence and extent of...

April 18, 2014 — Guerbet announced that Lipiodol was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), indicated for selective hepatic intra-arterial use for imaging tumors in adults with known hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

GE Healthcare announced results from a new clinical study, which showed that patients receiving iodixanol (Visipaque) 320mg I/ml reported less discomfort, characterized by heat or cold sensation or pain upon injection, than patients receiving iopa...

Bracco Diagnostics Inc. announced the availability of its Isovue (iopamidol injection) Imaging Bulk Package (IBP), a specific combination multi-patient, multi-...
Medical imaging is at the forefront of diagnostics today, with imaging techniques like magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computerized tomography (CT), scanning...
The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has received an additional $1.27 million of funding from the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and...
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Lumason (sulfur hexafluoride lipid microsphere) for patients whose ultrasound image of the heart (...
The Isovue (iopamidol injection) Imaging Bulk Package (IBP) from Bracco Imaging Inc. is a specific combination multi-patient, multi-dose
Lumason (sulfur hexafluoride lipid microsphere) is a contrast agent for patients whose ultrasound image of the heart (echocardiograms) are...
Mallinckrodt's OptiSync data management system is designed to help healthcare professionals efficiently collect and analyze radiology data...
Bayer HealthCare's Gadavist (gadobutrol) injection is indicated for intravenous use with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the...

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The use of contrast media in many imaging modalities continues to evolve as physicians seek to improve dose management practices and vendors churn out...
September 10, 2014 — According to new research performed at the Mayo Clinic, iodine-based contrast material injected intravenously to enhance computed...
Imaging experts from the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) released a paper, "Guidelines for the Cardiac Sonographer in the Performance of Contrast...
In your bones, there is fat. Why? Researchers do not know, but they have theories. How does it get there? They have theories about that, too. Is it the same...

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