CT Systems

CT Systems, National Lung Screening Trial, Lung Cancer, Centers for Medicare

Dartmouth researchers say lung cancer screening in the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) meets a commonly accepted standard for cost effectiveness. The relatively new screening test uses annual low-dose CT scans to spot lung tumo...

September 29, 2014 — Before undergoing cardiac imaging procedures involving radiation, healthcare providers should help patients understand why the procedure is needed and its potential benefits and risks, including risks related to radiation expo...

September 24, 2014 — Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Somatom Scope, a new 16-slice computed tomography (CT) scanner. The Somatom Scope delivers the image quality, dose reduction and workflow...

September 24, 2014 — GE Healthcare announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of its Discovery IQ PET/CT (positron emission tomography/computed tomography) system.

At the 2014 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting, Cerner Corp. will feature RadNet Radiation Dose Documentation functionality.
Dotarem Injection, Lipiodol Injection, RSNA 2014, MRI
Guerbet will present its two latest contrast agents, Dotarem (gadoterate meglumine) injection and Lipiodol (ethiodized oil) injection, at the 100th...
CIRS will feature a variety of quality assurance (QA), research and training phantoms for all radiology imaging modalities at the 2014 Radiological Society of...
A study in which more than 43,000 children were evaluated for head trauma offers an unprecedented picture of how children most frequently suffer head injuries...
Siemens Healthcare, Siemen syngo.CT Single Source Dual Energy software, RSNA
Lung-RADS is a lung imaging structured reporting and data system to interpret and code computed tomography (CT) lung cancer screening exams...
Solid Water HE is the next generation of solid water phantoms by Gammex. It is designed for both therapy and imaging with improved...

Articles

CT Systems, National Lung Screening Trial, Lung Cancer, Centers for Medicare
Dartmouth researchers say lung cancer screening in the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) meets a commonly accepted standard for cost...
Four major computed tomography (CT) system manufacturers in the United States recently released new systems in the past year featuring innovative scanner...
Physicians at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago were as stunned in 1979 by Godfrey Hounsfield’s exclamation as Hounsfield was at the computed...
For Houston Healthcare in Warner Robins, Ga., patient safety has always been a priority. Clinicians can now image patients with the lowest possible dose...

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The CME webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" will educate participants in the state of the art clinical and emerging...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...
The webinar "Any Image, Anywhere" explains the new ways radiologists and clinicians can boost productivity, optimize scarce resources, and connect their...