Imaging

A new four-year research study will determine the clinical usefulness and value of a brain positron emission tomography (PET) scan in diagnosing Alzheimer’s and other dementias. The $100 million Imaging Dementia – Evidence for Amyloid Scanning (ID...

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...

A new non-profit association, the Organization for Occupational Radiation Safety in Interventional Fluoroscopy (ORSIF), was recently launched to generate awareness of the potential serious health risks linked to the use of and exposure to fluorosc...

The Virginia Zoo veterinary team partnered with a team from Sentara Heart Hospital to perform ultrasound on the hearts of orangutans Pepper and Schnitz as part of the animals’ annual wellness checkups at the Zoo’s state-of-the-art veterinary hospi...

Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai, Rush, tele-robotic ultrasound, telehealth
A new clinical trial is testing the feasibility and efficiency of a doctor in New York City remotely performing long-distance, tele-robotic ultrasound exams...
In Detroit, where three out of every five children live in poverty, the infant mortality rate is two and one half times of the national rate — at 15 per 1,000...
Hitachi Aloka Medical America, Inc. (HAMA) announced the launch of its new website. Hitachi Aloka Medical America, Inc. which is committed to delivering...
3D Systems announced that a 20-month-old toddler is breathing and swallowing easier thanks to a team of cardiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons at Washington...
Rayence Inc.'s digital detector solutions include digital radiography (DR) upgrade packages for analog portable X-ray machines. The
Image Mover from WITS(MD) is a mobile application that securely captures medical images from smart devices with a zero-protected health...
DICOM Grid announced the release of “medical selfie”, a new feature available through its mobile optimized medical image...
Agfa HealthCare has entered into a sales and marketing agreement with Hitachi Medical Systems America Inc. Under the agreement, Hitachi...

Articles

GE, CZT, Discovery NM 570c
Nuclear myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) with positron emission tomography (PET) and single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) have been the gold...
The latest advances in echocardiography were discussed at a special evening symposium at the 2015 American College of Cardiology (ACC) meeting, organized by...
Patients expect their hospital experience to involve nothing less than the latest technology. That is why the idea of too much paperwork scares them off,...
Steven Keating, MIT, brain tumor, 3-D printing, patient access, medical data
An MIT graduate student’s research into 3-D printing helped doctors remove a tumor from his brain last August, and he is now sharing his story as an advocate...

Video Center

U.S. healthcare reform is largely being driven through adoption of new information technology (IT...
2 days 9 hours ago
It’s been no secret that the American healthcare system needed to change to survive economically...
10 weeks 2 days ago
In 1934, a Senate committee opened hearings its chairman said would show that America’s involvement...
11 weeks 2 days ago
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...