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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...

blood testing, nephrocheck
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has allowed marketing of the NephroCheck test, a first-of-a-kind laboratory test to help determine if certain critically...
Mallinckrodt U.S. Launch OptiSync Contrast Data Management System
Mallinckrodt announced the U.S. launch of the OptiSync data management system as a new technology in its Global Medical Imaging segment. 
September 10, 2014 — According to new research performed at the Mayo Clinic, iodine-based contrast material injected intravenously to enhance computed...
August 14, 2014 — A multi-institutional team of researchers has developed a new nanoscale agent for imaging the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. This safe,...
Mallinckrodt U.S. Launch OptiSync Contrast Data Management System
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...
Guerbet's Lipiodol is indicated for selective hepatic intra-arterial use for imaging tumors in adults with known hepatocellular carcinoma (...
Bracco Diagnostics Inc. syringe packs with spikes are to be used when loading contrast and saline for delivery with power injectors in...

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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...
The American Society of Echocardiography Foundation (ASEF) launched the second version of its free mobile Echo AUC app at the ASE Silver Anniversary Scientific...

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As technology continues to advance for all diagnostic imaging modalities, it sometimes reminds me...
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The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) annual meeting July 10-13 in San Diego...
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There were several new cardiovascular ultrasound technology advances highlighted at the American...
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The webinar "Any Image, Anywhere" explains the new ways radiologists and clinicians can boost productivity, optimize scarce resources, and connect their...
This webinar explores the role of modern imaging modalities, especially MRI, in all steps of interstitial brachytherapy. It defines the role of imaging in...
This webinar explains more about the breast imaging application available with GE Healthcare's unified Web-based viewer. Available applications and...

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