Nuclear Imaging

Molecular Imaging

Nuclear Imaging

A new four-year research study will determine the clinical usefulness and value of a brain positron emission tomography (PET) scan in diagnosing Alzheimer’s and other dementias. The $100 million Imaging Dementia – Evidence for Amyloid Scanning (ID...

Discovery NM/CT 670 Pro, SPECT/CT

GE Healthcare introduced the Discovery NM/CT 670 Pro at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Annual Meeting (SNMMI 2014). Quantitative accuracy in nuclear medicine is enabled by Q.Metrix and Q.AC, GE Healthcare's newest software i...

September 24, 2014 — GE Healthcare announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of its Discovery IQ PET/CT (positron emission tomography/computed tomography) system.

Patients with advanced breast cancer that may have spread to their lymph nodes could benefit from a more robust dose of a molecular imaging agent called Tc-99m filtered sulfur colloid when undergoing lymphoscintigraphy, a functional imaging techni...

UltraSPECT, dose management, lower dose SPECT
Nuclear myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) with positron emission tomography (PET) and single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) have been the gold...
Alzheimer's Association, ACR, trial, amyloid, PET, diagnosis, IDEAS
A new four-year research study will determine the clinical usefulness and value of a brain positron emission tomography (PET) scan in diagnosing Alzheimer’s...
The World Molecular Imaging Society (WMIS) announced the kick-off of a collaboration with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to promote best practices for co-...
The World Molecular Imaging Society (WMIS) announced the kick-off of a collaboration with the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes...
Siemens Healthcare's Symbia Evo Excel SPECT (single-photon emission computed tomography) system, a new version of the company’s Symbia E
Siemens Healthcare has introduced its xSPECT system that combines the high sensitivity of single-photon emission computed tomography (...
The PosiRx 3000-Series is Positron Corp.'s latest pharmacy automation systems. The PosiRx 3000-Series are the first systems to...

Articles

GE, CZT, Discovery NM 570c
Nuclear myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) with positron emission tomography (PET) and single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) have been the gold...
nuclear imaging, overuse, CT, regional, U.S., breast, prostate, cancer
Where you receive medical care impacts many things - including whether or not you receive inappropriate medical tests, according to a new study.
light therapy, radiation oncology, radiopharmaceuticals, PET
Using a mouse model of cancer, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have devised a way to apply light-based therapy to deep...
SNMMI, PET/MRI, PET/CT, foot pain, diagnosis, nuclear imaging
A single scan could diagnose the cause of foot pain better and with less radiation exposure to the patient than other methods, according to a study in the...

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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...