Radiology Imaging

The 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 and angiography. 

Applications Open for ASRT Foundation and Canon Medical's Safety FiRsT Grant Program
News | Radiation Dose Management | May 31, 2019

May 31, 2019 — The ASRT Foundation and Canon Medical Systems are now accepting applications for the 2019 Safety...

AI Biomarker Demonstrates High Predictive Power for Lung Cancer Immunotherapy
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 31, 2019

May 31, 2019 — Lunit announced an abstract presentation of its...

62-year-old female patient presenting for 3D screening mammogram. Location of an indeterminate low-density circumscribed mass was not clearly determined as at the skin line or just under the surface.

62-year-old female patient presenting for 3D screening mammogram. Location of an indeterminate low-density circumscribed mass was not clearly determined as at the skin line or just under the surface.

Feature | Mammography | May 31, 2019 | By Olive Peart M.S., R.T.(R)(M)

In recent years there has been a lot of debate about the role of the...

At ACC 2019, Siemens unveiled a version of its go.Top CT optimized for cardiovascular imaging. The newly packaged scanner can generate data needed to do  CT-based FFR (fractional flow reserve).

At ACC 2019, Siemens unveiled a version of its go.Top CT optimized for cardiovascular imaging. The newly packaged scanner can generate data needed to do
CT-based FFR (fractional flow reserve).

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | May 31, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

The fingerprints of value-added medicine were all over products and works-in-progress on the exhibit floor of the...

Photo courtesy of Philips Healthcare

Feature | Radiology Business | May 31, 2019 | By Arjen Radder

Change is a consistent theme in our world today, no matter where you look. In healthcare, change — while slower than...

Einstein Healthcare Network found that use of automated power injectors reduced CT contrast extravasation rates over a 30-month period.

Einstein Healthcare Network found that use of automated power injectors reduced CT contrast extravasation rates over a 30-month period.

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 30, 2019 | By Jeff Zagoudis

As of 2015, approximately 79 million computed tomography (CT) scans were performed each year in the U.S. Of those,...

Sponsored Content | Webinar | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 30, 2019

This webinar will explain technical considerations when performing cardiac CT angiography in pediatric patients. It...

Sponsored Content | Webinar | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 30, 2019

Chest pain is one of the most frequent reasons for an evaluation in the emergency room.There are multiple imaging...

Quantitative Transmission Ultrasound Featured at Acoustical Society of America

Fused QT Ultrasound 3-D quantitative transmission ultrasound and compounded reflection axial images showing high resolution image of internal organs, tissue, skin and hair of neo-natal piglet. Anatomy courtesy of C. Ruoff, DVM.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 29, 2019

May 29, 2019 — QT Ultrasound recently showcased its advanced...

Vast Majority of Heavy Smokers Not Screened for Lung Cancer
News | Lung Cancer | May 29, 2019

May 29, 2019 — Out of more than 7 million current and former heavy smokers, only 1.9 percent were screened for...

Improved Imaging for Prostate Cancer Could Lead to More Effective Treatment

The picture shows that time series signal is extracted from a series of ultrasound frames for classification. Each patch across a number of frames inside the prostate is classified into either cancerous or normal tissue. The image at the lower right corner shows the overall result for those frames. Image courtesy of Pingkun Yan and researchers from NIH, University of British Columbia and Queens University.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 28, 2019

May 28, 2019 — Engineers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are working to improve imaging methods in order to make...

MRI Metal Artifact Reduction Poses Minimal Thermal Risk to Hip Arthroplasty Implants
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 23, 2019

May 23, 2019 — Clinical metal artifact reduction sequence (MARS)...

Study Explores Magnetic Nanoparticles as Bimodal Imaging Agent for PET/MRI

Image courtesy of MR Solutions.

News | PET-MRI | May 23, 2019

May 23, 2019 — Researchers from Bourgogne University in Dijon, France, showed that use of superparamagnetic iron...

ControlRad Announces FDA Clearance and Launch of ControlRad Trace
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | May 23, 2019

May 23, 2019 — ControlRad Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted 510(k) clearance...

VolparaDensity With Tyrer-Cuzick Model Improves Breast Cancer Risk Stratification
News | Breast Density | May 22, 2019

May 22, 2019 — Research has demonstrated use of Volpara Solutions' VolparaDensity software in combination with the...

Philips Lumify Earns U.S. Army Airworthiness Certification
News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 22, 2019

May 22, 2019 — Philips announced that Philips Lumify, a point-of-care...

Henry Ford Hospital's ViewRay MRIdian linear accelerator system allows real-time MRI-guided radiotherapy. Shown is the support staff for this system. In the center of the photo is Benjamin Movsas, M.D., chair of radiation oncology at Henry Ford Cancer Institute. Second from the right is Carrie Glide-Hurst, Ph.D., director of translational research, radiation oncology.

Henry Ford Hospital's ViewRay MRIdian linear accelerator system allows real-time MRI-guided radiotherapy. Shown is the support staff for this system. In the center of the photo is Benjamin Movsas, M.D., chair of radiation oncology at Henry Ford Cancer Institute. Second from the right is Carri Glide-Hurst, Ph.D., director of translational research, radiation oncology.

Feature | Henry Ford Hospital | May 21, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor

Henry Ford Hospital thought leaders regularly speak at the radiation oncology and radiology conferences about new...