Imaging

Hitachi Aloka Medical America, Arietta ultrasound, iVu, Sofia whole-breast imaging system, RSNA 2016
Technology | Ultrasound Womens Healthcare | September 30, 2016

Hitachi Aloka Medical America recently announced the support of its Arietta 70 and Arietta 60 ultrasound systems...

Agfa Healthcare, DX-D 60 Retrofit detector, RSNA 2016, direct radiography, DR
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | September 29, 2016

Agfa HealthCare has expanded its DX-D Retrofit line with the DX-D 60.  This versatile, vendor-neutral direct...

early-stage lung cancer, racial gap, NCI, ACCURE intervention trial, treatment rates, ASTRO 2016
News | Radiation Therapy | September 29, 2016

New research suggests enhanced, culturally-competent communication with early-stage lung cancer patients can narrow...

ACOs, MSSP, Medicare Shared Savings Program, screening mammography use study, Radiology journal
News | Mammography | September 28, 2016

The Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) has produced small but significant improvements in mammography...

virtual reality

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Blog | Information Technology | September 28, 2016

If we are to look forward to the development of smartphone technology for radiology applications, we might do well...

Samsung, Neurologica, BodyTom portable CT scanner, MD Anderson Cancer Center
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | September 28, 2016

Samsung announced recently that The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston added BodyTom CT, the...

Spanish, breast health, breast density, DenseBreast-info.org
News | Breast Density | September 28, 2016

September 28, 2016 – Addressing the educational needs of an underserved and growing population, DenseBreast-info.org...

News | Radiation Therapy | September 27, 2016

Survival rates for elderly patients receiving stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for early-stage non-small...

Carestream, RSNA 2016 products, OnSight 3-D Extremity System, Touch Prime Ultrasound, DRX-Excel Plus, Clinical Collaboration Platform
News | Imaging | September 27, 2016

September 27, 2016 — Carestream Health announced that it will be displaying a wide range of products at the 2016...

News | Lung Cancer | September 26, 2016

September 26, 2016 — A new analysis of Veteran’s Affairs Central Cancer Registry records demonstrates a clear...

hypofractionated radiation therapy, NSCLC patients, non-small cell lung cancer, ASTRO 2016
News | Lung Cancer | September 26, 2016

New research suggests hypofractionated radiation therapy (RT) offers similar results to standard RT in several key...

News | Radiation Therapy | September 22, 2016

At the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), Sept. 25-28 in Boston, Siemens...

GE Healthcare, Vivid iq portable cardiovascular ultrasound, RSNA 2016, launch
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | September 22, 2016

GE Healthcare announced the global commercial launch of its new generation of high-end portable compact...

Photo courtesy of Philips Healthcare

Blog | Information Technology | September 22, 2016

Already last century (it feels strange writing that) someone, somewhere realized that laptops had enough horsepower...

PET probes, breast cancer, surface receptor changes, MGH study, Memorial Sloan Kettering

After molecularly targeted therapy with an AKT inhibitor, the receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK) HER3 increases in this particular tumor, but the RTK EGFR does not. In this example, starting HER3 inhibitor therapy in addition to AKT inhibitor therapy is likely to be beneficial, but the addition of EGFR inhibitor therapy is not likely to be beneficial for treating this tumor. Image courtesy of Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.

News | Nuclear Imaging | September 20, 2016

September 20, 2016 — Cancer biologists know that inhibitor-mediated feedback loop changes (increased expression of a...

PACSHealth, NCI, National Cancer Institute, DoseMonitor, NCICT, CT radiation dose monitoring
News | Radiation Dose Management | September 20, 2016

PACSHealth LLC announced that its DoseMonitor application will be the first software application to incorporate the...

Riverain Technologies, ClearRead CT, lung nodule detection software, FDA approval
Technology | Advanced Visualization | September 20, 2016

Riverain Technologies announced that its ClearRead CT, a breakthrough nodule detection application, has received...

Videos | Printers | September 19, 2016

See how Carestream's exclusive Web Portal and personalized dashboard can give users peace of mind.

Digital Mammography DREAM Challenge, open-source competition, accuracy
News | Mammography | September 15, 2016

A coalition of oncology and technology partners led by Sage Bionetworks and DREAM Challenges last week announced the...

Olympus, Visera 4K UHD System, operative display, endoscopy, ultra-high definition
Technology | Flat Panel Displays | September 15, 2016

Olympus announced that big-screen surgery with 4K UHD (ultra-high definition) endoscopy is now available for ear,...

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