Radiology Imaging

The radiology imaging channel includes technology news related to computed tomography (CT), digital radiography (DR / X-ray), ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), radiographic fluoroscopy (R/F), mammography, angiography, 3-D printing, contrast media injectors, molecular imaging, neurological imaging, pediatric imaging and radiation dose management. 

FDA Clears Turner Imaging Systems' Smart-C Mini C-arm
Technology | Mobile C-Arms | October 23, 2019
October 23, 2019 — Advanced X-ray imaging systems developer Turner Imaging Systems announced the company has received U...
OmniVision Announces Guinness World Record for Smallest Image Sensor

OmniVision's OVM6948 CameraCubeChip, a fully packaged, wafer-level camera module measuring 0.65mm x 0.65mm x 1.158mm, built on OmniVision's OV6948, winner of the Guinness World Record for “The Smallest Image Sensor Commercially Available.”

News | Endoscopes | October 22, 2019
October 22, 2019 — OmniVision Technologies Inc. announced that its OV6948 camera module is the winner of the Guinness...
Carestream's Focus 35C digital radiography (DR) detector

The Focus 35C detector. Image courtesy of Carestream

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 22, 2019
Note: This story has been updated to reflect that the Focus 35C detector has now received U.S. Food and Drug...
Greater Left Ventricular Mass Increases Risk of Heart Failure
News | Cardiac Imaging | October 21, 2019
October 21, 2019 — Elevated left ventricular mass, known as left-ventricular hypertrophy, is a stronger...
GE Healthcare and Premier Inc. Developing One-stop Breast Clinic Model for U.S.
News | Mammography | October 21, 2019
October 21, 2019 — GE Healthcare and Premier Inc. have announced a collaboration to develop a model to bring a same-day...
Densitas Breast Density Assessment Software Joins Nuance AI Marketplace
News | Breast Density | October 21, 2019
October 21, 2019 — Densitas Inc. announced that its U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-cleared densitas densityai...
FDA Clears AiCE Image Reconstruction on Canon's Aquilion Precision CT

Image courtesy of Canon Medical Systems

Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 21, 2019
October 21, 2019 — Canon Medical Systems USA Inc. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance...
The Revolution Apex intelligent computed tomography (CT) scanner

The Revolution Apex intelligent computed tomography (CT) scanner. Image courtesy of GE Healthcare.

News | RSNA | October 18, 2019
October 18, 2019 — At the 2019 annual meeting of the Radiological...
Siemens Healthineers Announces First U.S. Install of Multix Impact Digital Radiography System
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 18, 2019
October 18, 2019 — DHR Health in Edinburg, Texas, recently became the first healthcare facility in the United States to...
For those who don’t know, soft-copy reading was the interpretation of radiological images on display monitors

Imaging courtesy of Pixabay

Blog | Radiology Imaging | October 17, 2019
Eventually the future moves into the past, and we move on. But some of us wax nostalgic....
USF Health Expands Digisonics System With Vascular Reporting
News | Cardiac PACS | October 17, 2019
October 17, 2019 — University of South Florida (USF) Health in Tampa, Fla., has enhanced their use of the Digisonics...
Sectra Adds DePuy Synthes 3-D Templates to Pre-Operative Orthopedic Solution
News | Orthopedic Imaging | October 17, 2019
October 17, 2019 – International medical imaging information technology (IT) and cybersecurity company Sectra is...
A patient prepares to have a tomosynthesis-guided prone breast biopsy using the Hologic Affirm prone biopsy system.

A patient prepares to have a tomosynthesis-guided prone breast biopsy using the Hologic Affirm prone biopsy system.

Feature | Breast Biopsy Systems | October 17, 2019 | By Harriet Borofsky, M.D.
The current body of research supporting...
An illustration of radiology department analytics data showing GE Healthcare’s business analytics software.

An illustration of radiology department analytics data showing GE Healthcare’s business analytics software.

Feature | Radiology Business | October 17, 2019 | By April Wilson
According to IBM, the world creates 2.5 quintillion bytes of data daily. A large chunk of this data is...
Image courtesy of Bethesda Health

Image courtesy of Bethesda Health

Feature | Radiology Business | October 17, 2019 | By Susan DeCathelineau
Few professions have experienced the dramatic changes that radiologists have over the past few years. Once considered a...
GE Healthcare and Theragnostics Partnering on PSMA PET/CT Imaging Agent
News | Prostate Cancer | October 16, 2019
October 16, 2019 — GE Healthcare and Theragnostics have entered into a global commercial partnership for a new prostate...
Guerbet Signs Agreement With Icometrix for Exclusive Distribution of Icobrain
News | Neuro Imaging | October 16, 2019
October 16, 2019 — Guerbet announced it has signed an exclusive agreement with Icometrix for the distribution in France...
Subtle Medical Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for AI-powered SubtleMR
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | October 16, 2019
October 16, 2019 — Subtle Medical announced 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market...