MRI Systems

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...

August 13, 2014 — ECRI Institute’s SELECTplus User Experience Network recently polled hundreds of MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) system users on a variety of criteria, including image quality, coil selection and setup, ease of use, patient throu...

The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami has become the fourth U.S. customer and the first hospital on the east coast to acquire an magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided radiation therapy system from ViewRay Inc....

Heart Imaging Technologies, Precession, cardiac magnetic resonance, software
Heart Imaging Technologies announced the release of Precession, a cardiac magnetic resonance solution which allows viewing, analysis and reporting all within a...
University of Tubingen and Mediso Ltd announced at the 4th Tubingen PET/MR Workshop a collaboration to develop a whole body preclinical positron emission...
nanoparticles, stroke, tPA, blood clot, magnetic, MRI, antiplatelet
By loading magnetic nanoparticles with drugs and dressing them in biochemical camouflage, Houston Methodist researchers say they can destroy blood clots 100 to...
Esaote, Evolution'15, MRI, ECR 2015, G-scan Brio, orthopedic imaging
At the 2015 European Congress of Radiology (ECR 2015), Esaote introduced Evolution’15 (EVO’15) as the latest upgrade in its dedicated magnetic resonance...
Heart Imaging Technologies, Precession, cardiac magnetic resonance, software
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....
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Gadavist (gadobutrol) injection for use with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in...

Articles

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,...
MR guided focused ultrasound, Alzheimer's, mice, contrast media
For the first time, researchers have reversed some of the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease in mice using magnetic resonance (MR) imaging-guided focused...
Oncology related products, focused ultrasound therapy, MRI systems
A pioneering clinical trial is testing whether focusing high-frequency sound waves onto the surface of bone where cancer has spread can burn away the source of...

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It’s been no secret that the American healthcare system needed to change to survive economically...
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In 1934, a Senate committee opened hearings its chairman said would show that America’s involvement...
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The silence is deafening. And since radiology associations, physician groups and vendors have yet...
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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...