Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

New results in animals highlight a major safety concern regarding a class of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agents used in millions of patients annually, according to a new paper. The paper was published online by the journal Invest...

breast MRI, fibroglandular density

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.

spinal cord, learning, fMRI, University of Montreal
The spinal cord engages in its own learning of motor tasks independent of the brain, according to an imaging study published June 30th in the Open Access...
University of Kansas Medical Center, MRI, ClearPoint Neuro Navigation, SLAH
MRI Interventions Inc. announced that the neurological surgical team at University of Kansas Medical Center performed the first stereotactic laser ablation of...
ViewRay, debt financing, CRG, MRIdian, radiation therapy, global expansion
ViewRay announced that the company has secured up to $50 million in debt financing from CRG (formerly Capital Royalty L.P.), a premier healthcare investment...
Siemens, MES contract, William Osler Health System, Ontario, Canada
Canadian hospital William Osler Health System (Osler), based in Ontario, has awarded Siemens Healthcare a Managed Equipment Services (MES) contract worth €110...
ScanMed, ProCure, prostate/pelvic MRI coil, prostate cancer
The ProCure prostate/pelvic magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) coil from ScanMed is a non-invasive, wearable aid in diagnosing prostate
Pie Medical Imaging's CAAS MRV software is now enabled for analysis of the heart to support diagnosis of cardiovascular conditions. The...
GE Healthcare introduced a new in-field upgrade program for 1.5T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems in most regions globally. A...
Software and hardware upgrades for the Vantage Titan 3T MR (magnetic resonance) imaging system from Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc....

Articles

MRI, gadolinium, contrast agents, Wolters Kluwer, safety issue
New results in animals highlight a major safety concern regarding a class of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agents used in millions of patients...
In the world of imaging, we typically look at medical imaging equipment as being a valuable tool for identifying and rooting out disease. However, it also has...
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...

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Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
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