PET-CT

PET-CT combines positron emission tomography (PET) detectors and computed tomography (CT) into one imaging system. 

News | April 19, 2011
SNM's Clinical Trials Network (CTN) last week validated its 100th scanner, an important milestone in CTN's two-and-a-...
New Collaborative Imaging Technologies Showcased at ECR

Philips PET/MR system

News | March 08, 2011
March 8, 2011 – Patient-focused technologies that also foster greater collaboration between radiologists and...
FDA Clears PET Imaging Reconstruction Application
Technology | March 03, 2011
March 3, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared a whole-body positron emission tomography (...
Technology | December 20, 2010
December 20, 2010 – PET CT fusion software is now available on a Web-based viewer. Medweb’s software can be used with...
News | December 07, 2010
December 7, 2010 – Positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) could be a useful tool for predicting...
News | November 24, 2010
November 24, 2010 — Software fusion technologies to support magnetic resonance-positron emission tomography (MR-PET)...
News | November 10, 2010
November 10, 2010 – During RSNA 2010, GE Healthcare will announce the availability of the Discovery NM/CT 670, an...
Open for Business

This view of a TomoMobile unit shows the Hi-Art treatment system housed inside.

Feature | November 10, 2010
Launching a new cancer center can be a long process, taking several months or even years to see a return on...
News | November 08, 2010
November 9, 2010 – In an effort to further promote the utility of PET/CT (positron emission tomography/computed...
News | October 19, 2010
October 19, 2010 – A new high-definition (HD) technology reduces blur created by respiration during positron emission...
News | September 08, 2010
September 8, 2010 — A series of studies published in the September Journal of Nuclear Medicine (JNM) show that...
Technology | August 02, 2010
Siemens showcased multiple technologies and software solutions at SNM 2010, all designed to increase patient safety and...
Technology | June 07, 2010
June 7, 2010 – A program proactively monitors molecular imaging system performance online and in real-time to help...
The CT system on Siemens Biograph mCT can be used as a dedicated CT and as a hybrid PET/CT.

The CT system on Siemens Biograph mCT can be used as a dedicated CT and as a hybrid PET/CT.

Feature | June 02, 2010 | Cristen C. Bolan
In these challenging economic times, hospitals are seeking to maximize their investment in technology. To justify...

Computed tomography colonography, also known as virtual colonoscopy.

News | June 02, 2010
June 3, 2010 - Positron emission tomography (PET) combined with computed tomography colonography (CTC) may provide a...
Program Remotely Monitors CT Tube Performance

Siemens Healthcare's Biograph mCT

News | May 25, 2010
May 25, 2010 - Whether detecting cancer, heart or brain imaging, renal exams or bone scans, physicians must be able...
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Technology | May 11, 2010
May 11, 2010 - Hybrid scanning systems are increasingly being used to improve tumor identification, treatment...

Aortic dissection (AD).

News | May 04, 2010
May 4, 2010 - Currently, using conventional imaging modalities to distinguish between acute and chronic aortic...
News | April 28, 2010
April 28, 2010 - Molecular imaging can help physicians identify aortic dissection and help guide treatment, according...