Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

imaging, medical ethics

Image courtesy of Pixabay

Blog | Imaging | October 19, 2016

To tell or not to tell? That is the question. It has been asked — and gone unasked — for decades, tracing back to...

Philips, RSNA 2016, IQon spectral CT

IQon Spectral CT image courtesy of Philips Healthcare

News | Information Technology | October 13, 2016

October 13, 2016 — Philips announced that it will be displaying a variety of solutions aimed at increasing...

icometrix, icobrain, MRI brain scans, longitudinal measurements, RSNA 2016, FDA clearance
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | October 12, 2016

The health tech company Icometrix obtained 510(k) clearance in September from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...

Toshiba America Medical Systems, MRI, RSNA 2016, Vantage Titan cS edition
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | October 07, 2016

Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. announced it will be displaying a wide array of diagnostic imaging technologies...

News | Radiation Therapy | October 06, 2016

Elekta announced recently that its high-field magnetic resonance linear accelerator (MR-linac) was the focus of...

Blackford Analysis, Smart Localizer, radiologic imaging comparison software, PACS, SIIM, RSNA 2016
Technology | Advanced Visualization | October 05, 2016

October 5, 2016 — Blackford Analysis officially launched its Smart Localizer product at the Society for Imaging...


Image courtesy of Pixabay

Blog | Imaging | October 05, 2016

Ever knock down a silo? You have to be quick. And lucky. Very … very … lucky.

Maybe that’s why there are so...

MRI of Fetus, gadolinium contrast may cause harm to fetus

The top recent news item in September was a study that found MRI is safe by itself in pregnant women, but the use of gadolinium contrast may be a factor involved with an array of issues that impact the fetus and young children after birth.  

Feature | October 05, 2016

October 5, 2016 — Here is the list of the top 20 most popular pieces of content on the Imaging Technology News (ITN...


Image courtesy of Philips Healthcare

Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | October 04, 2016 | Dave Fornell

The most recent big advances in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technology have been on the software side, enabling...

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...

MRI, magnetic resonance imaging, MRI conditional devices, MRI technology

Philips' ScanWise software automatically sets MRI protocols based on MR-conditional implantable devices the patients has. This is supposed to speed workflow and improve image quality.

Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | September 12, 2016 | Dave Fornell


UCLA, chronic traumatic encephalopathy, CTE detection, MRI

Comparing a PET scan of an NFL player’s brain, left, and an MRI of a former high school football player’s brain shows similar suspected CTE pathology in the midbrain. Image courtesy of UCLA Health.

News | Neuro Imaging | September 12, 2016

September 12, 2016 — University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) doctors have found what may be an earlier and...

Magic, sigma Pioneer, GE, multiple contrasts in one MRI scan

An example of a Magic MRI scan that created six different contrasts from a single contrast scan. 

Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | September 07, 2016

 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted market clearance for GE Healthcare’s MAGiC (MAGnetic resonance...

patient centricity

Graphic courtesy of Pixabay

Blog | Imaging | September 07, 2016

Radiology cannot stay where it is. Yet threats make it dangerous to move. 

Fetal MRI, safety of MRI in Pregnant women, Philips, Ingenia 1.5T, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

This study found MRI is safe by itself, but the use of gadolinium contrast may be a factor involved with an array of issues that impact the fetus and young children after birth.  

Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | September 07, 2016

In an analysis that included more than 1.4 million births, exposure to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) during the...

iDISCO, Alzheimer’s, pathology imaging

Example of the iDISCO technique to image brain samples containing Alzheimer’s disease, which could have major impact on treatment. For more inages and videos view the article online at

News | Neuro Imaging | August 30, 2016

Rockefeller University researchers have used a recently-developed imaging technique that makes tissue transparent to...

MRI-guided focused ultrasound, ExAblate Neuro, essential tremor, University of Maryland School of Medicine, UM SOM study
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | August 26, 2016

Treatment with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided focused ultrasound significantly improves tremors and quality...

brain activity, obese women, food cues, UT Southwestern study
News | Neuro Imaging | August 26, 2016

The brain’s reward centers in severely obese women continue to respond to food cues even after they’ve eaten and are...

Zika virus, imaging zika, CT scans of Zika, MRI scans of zika, radiology of Zika, medical imaging of zika

A prenatal computed tomography (CT) 3-D reconstruction of fetus with Zika virus. To access all Zika radiology images related to the RSNA article go to

Feature | Neuro Imaging | August 26, 2016

The Radiological Society of North American (RSNA) journal Radiology has published a special report, detailing the...

Alzheimer's, phase 3 study, MRI, LMTM, AAIC 2016
News | Neuro Imaging | August 24, 2016

Important clinical trial results in Alzheimer's disease and dementia were recently reported at the 2016 Alzheimer's...

Overlay Init