Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides important information about a woman’s future risk of developing breast cancer, according to a new study published in Radiology. Researchers said the findings support an expanded role for MRI...

New technology developed at the Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) may extend the benefits of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to many patients whose access to MRI is currently limited. A redesign of the...

New research, published in the journal Radiology, suggests some types of a popular contrast agent used in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exams may remain in the brain for years, but that the long-term effects are unknown.

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...

NIH, stroke, MRI, CT, screening, door-to-treatment time, SMART study
According to a new study, small changes in quality improvement procedures enabled clinicians to use magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans to diagnose stroke...
prostate cancer, biomarkers, AUA, mpMRI, biopsy
Five new studies evaluating the use of imaging and urine-based biomarkers as ways to improve prostate cancer detection will be presented during the 110th...
breast MRI, breast cancer, risk prediction, Rahbar
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides important information about a woman’s future risk of developing breast cancer, according to a new study published in...
Journal of Neurotrauma, TBI, traumatic brain injury, GFAP, MRI, CT
New study results show a simple blood test to measure brain-specific proteins released after a person suffers a traumatic brain injury (TBI) can reliably...
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 Toshiba Infinix 4D CT system enables computed tomography (CT) imaging directly in the cath lab. It integrates an Aquilion Prime CT...
The Koning Breast CT (KBCT 1000) is a dedicated breast imaging system that acquires computed tomography (CT) images without...

Articles

breast MRI, breast cancer, risk prediction, Rahbar
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides important information about a woman’s future risk of developing breast cancer, according to a new study published in...
gadolinium, brain, contrast MRI, Radiology, Kanal
New research, published in the journal Radiology, suggests some types of a popular contrast agent used in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exams may remain in...
With higher deductibles and more price-conscious healthcare consumers, as a result of the Affordable Care Act, improving the performance, comfort and speed of...
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

A battle is taking shape in computed tomography (CT), one that pits the tubes that deliver X-...
2 weeks 4 days ago
The ITN team has just returned from the Healthcare Information and Management Society’s (HIMSS15)...
2 weeks 4 days ago
U.S. healthcare reform is largely being driven through adoption of new information technology (IT...
4 weeks 1 day ago
The webinar Maximize Your Clinical Imaging With a VNA Strategy will explain the changing face of medical imaging and data, and the challenges to...
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...