Computed Tomography (CT)

Adding the HeartFlow FFRCT Analysis to a standard coronary computed tomography angiogram (cCTA) may change the course of treatment in more than one-third of patients with coronary artery disease. This conclusion was discussed i...

Agfa HealthCare announced that it has entered into a sales and marketing agreement with Hitachi Medical Systems America Inc. Under the agreement, Hitachi will promote Agfa HealthCare's complete portfolio of digital radiography (DR) and computed ra...

Adding two non-invasive imaging tests to traditional cardiovascular disease risk factor assessment more precisely predicts a healthy patient’s future risk of heart attack, stroke, or premature death, according to a new study. The study was led by...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its latest efforts in supporting the Bonn Call for Action, an international list of priorities for radiation protection in medicine for the next decade.

osteoporosis, heart disease, linked, older people, Southampton MRC, CT
University of Southampton scientists have discovered a link between coronary heart disease and osteoporosis, suggesting both conditions could have similar...
radiation exposure, CT, X-ray, cancer, James Welsh, Jeffry Siegel, Loyola
In recent years, there has been widespread media coverage of studies purporting to show that radiation from X-rays, computed tomography (CT) scans and other...
lung cancer, low dose CT screening, nodules, cancerous, Icahn, Mount Sinai
An annual exam using a key imaging technology could spare patients with lung nodules from unnecessary tests and surgery, while identifying the cases where the...
Carestream Health, AHRA, Touch Ultrasound, cone beam CT, patient satisfaction
Carestream Health announced its planned offerings for the upcoming Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) conference, highlighted by new...
Planmed, Planmed Verity, MaxScan, maxillofacial imaging, FDA approval
The Planmed Verity CBCT (cone beam computed tomography) scanner now features the MaxScan maxillofacial imaging option. Planmed Verity is
Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. introduced detector and computed tomography (CT) software enhancements for its Aquilion ONE...
Healthcare networks can now remotely manage computed tomography (CT) protocols and capture valuable analytics that could improve safety...
Toshiba’s Assurance 360 program makes it easier for existing computed tomography (CT) customers to lower radiation dose, improve their...

Articles

radiation exposure, CT, X-ray, cancer, James Welsh, Jeffry Siegel, Loyola
In recent years, there has been widespread media coverage of studies purporting to show that radiation from X-rays, computed tomography (CT) scans and other...
lung cancer, low dose CT screening, nodules, cancerous, Icahn, Mount Sinai
An annual exam using a key imaging technology could spare patients with lung nodules from unnecessary tests and surgery, while identifying the cases where the...
low-dose CT, LDCT, lung cancer, screening, nonsolid nodules, Mount Sinai
People who have nonsolid lung nodules can be safely monitored with annual low-dose computed tomography (CT) screening, according to a new study published...
Carestream, UBMD, cone beam CT, CBCT, UBMD Orthopedics, clinical studies
Carestream and UBMD Orthopedics & Sports Medicine are conducting clinical studies on a new three-dimensional medical imaging system at the Erie County...

Video Center

Here are a few observations on cardiovascular ultrasound advances I made while attending the 2015...
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The latest advances in cardiovascular echocardiography will be presented at the 2015 American...
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A battle is taking shape in computed tomography (CT), one that pits the tubes that deliver X-...
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Centricity, webinar, ZFV, ZFP, viewer, remote viewing system, enterprise
Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...