Imaging

FDA recall, GE, MRI

GE Healthcare initiated a voluntary field corrective action for all of its magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems with superconducting magnets that were manufactured from 1985 through today. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) classified...

Cardiac imaging accounts for about one-third of the source of X-ray radiation dose for all medical imaging. Expanding use of computed tomography (CT) for cardiac evaluations, use of nuclear imaging for myocardial perfusion exams and more complex t...

contrast media injectors

There have been several recent advances with contrast media injector technology, including cutting costs by reducing contrast waste and automated data collection for the dose a patient receives. Automated injector systems not only precisely contro...

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has determined that the evidence is sufficient to add a lung cancer screening, counseling and shared decision making visit, and for appropriate beneficiaries, annual screening for lung cancer...

University of Tubingen and Mediso Ltd announced at the 4th Tubingen PET/MR Workshop a collaboration to develop a whole body preclinical positron emission...
3-D printing, medical industry, advanced visualization, 2020
In a new report, SmarTech Markets Publishing forecasts shipments of 3-D printers in the medical industry will reach 2,135 units in 2020, growing to 3...
MinXray, CMDR-2S, Nepal, National Tuberculosis Hospital, DR systems, portable
MinXray announced the recent delivery of two CMDR-2S portable digital radiography (DR) systems to the National Tuberculosis Hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Hitachi Aloka Medical, cardiovascular ultrasound, sales force
Hitachi Aloka Medical America Inc. announced the creation of a new dedicated sales force targeting cardiovascular ultrasound opportunities in physician’s...
Carestream, DRX-Evolution Plus, digital radiography, DR, X-ray, modular
The Carestream DRX-Evolution Plus from Carestream Health offers: A sleek design with LED lighting for enhanced functionality and
The CAAS A-Valve from Pie Medical Imaging BV is the first 510(k)-cleared image analysis technology to determine aortic regurgitation based...
ResolutionMD 5.0 from Calgary Scientific Inc. offers better access to health information, supports increased teamwork and enhances...
The Enovare uro ultrasound system from Sonus Imaging is designed for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) targeted prostate ultrasound biopsy....

Articles

smoking, lung cancer, CT screening, guidelines
A decline in smoking rates may mean that many people who could have benefited from early detection of lung cancer are dying because they don’t qualify for low-...
Discovery MR750, MRI recall, GE, FDA recall
GE Healthcare initiated a voluntary field corrective action for all of its magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems with superconducting magnets that were...
Cardiac imaging accounts for about one-third of the source of X-ray radiation dose for all medical imaging. Expanding use of computed tomography (CT) for...
MEG, brain imaging, CHOP, neurological disorder, autism, children, study
Children born with a DNA abnormality on chromosome 16 already linked to neurodevelopmental problems show measurable delays in processing sound and language,...

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It’s been no secret that the American healthcare system needed to change to survive economically...
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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...
The webinar "Any Image, Anywhere" explains the new ways radiologists and clinicians can boost productivity, optimize scarce resources, and connect their...