MRI Systems

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 Los Angeles jury March 26 awarded a patient a verdict of $28.2 million in damages after finding Kaiser Permanente liable for not performing a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exam when the 16-year-old patient and her family requested it due to p...

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...

GE Healthcare’s Signa Pioneer, a new 510(k) pending 3T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system, offers a unique feature where it can create six imaging protocols from a single scan. The vendor said this will greatly reduce the amount of time requi...

Although ultrasound remains the primary imaging modality used in prenatal imaging, fetal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is playing an increasing role in...
ASRT, Joint Commission, modules, CT, MRI, safety, dose reduction
The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) has launched new online products to help members improve safety practice and dose reduction techniques...
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...
Agfa HealthCare, Hitachi Medical Systems America, sales and marketing agreeement
Agfa HealthCare announced that it has entered into a sales and marketing agreement with Hitachi Medical Systems America Inc. Under the agreement, Hitachi will...
Agfa HealthCare, Hitachi Medical Systems America, sales and marketing agreeement
Agfa HealthCare has entered into a sales and marketing agreement with Hitachi Medical Systems America Inc. Under the agreement, Hitachi
The ProMRI Eluna pacemaker system from Biotronik features ProMRI technology, allowing patients to undergo full-body magnetic resonance...
Precession from Heart Imaging Technologies is a cardiac magnetic resonance solution which allows viewing, analysis and reporting all within...
The Enovare uro ultrasound system from Sonus Imaging is designed for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) targeted prostate ultrasound biopsy....

Articles

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...
What’s healthy? What’s not? These questions should be easy to answer in our world of high-tech, high-resolution scanners. But population-based studies...
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...
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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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...