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. 

Physicians, Patients Talking Less About Lung Cancer Screening
News | Lung Cancer | April 29, 2019

April 29, 2019 — Smoking rates are down nationally, but so are discussions among physicians and smokers about...

A 3-D printed tungsten X-ray system collimator. 3D printed, additive manufacturing for medical imaging.

A 3-D printed tungsten X-ray system collimator. The tungsten alloy powder is printed into the form desired and is laser fused so it can be machined and finished. Previously, making collimators from Tungsten was labor intensive because it required working with sheets of the metal to create the collimator matrix. 

Feature | Medical 3-D Printing | April 29, 2019 | By Steve Jeffery

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California Hospital Adds Machine-Vision Image Guided Surgery Platform to New Operating Suites
News | Advanced Visualization | April 26, 2019

April 26, 2019 — Pickup Family Neurosciences Institute at Hoag in Newport Beach, Calif., announced the addition of...

Six Predictions on How the Ultrasound Systems Market Will Expand Through 2022
News | Ultrasound Imaging | April 26, 2019

April 26, 2019 — With healthcare costs continuing to rise, affordable and accurate imaging and diagnosis achieved...

Hologic Launches Trident HD Specimen Radiography System
Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | April 26, 2019

April 26, 2019 — Hologic Inc. announced global commercial availability of the Trident HD specimen radiography system...

Radiology Services Inc. Installs Carestream Q-Rad Digital Radiography Systems at Lowell General Hospital
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 25, 2019

April 25, 2019 — Radiology Services Inc. (RSI) of Topsfield, Mass., has installed five Carestream Q-Rad X-ray...

Women With Coronary Artery Wall Thickness at Risk for Heart Disease
News | Cardiac Imaging | April 25, 2019

April 25, 2019  – The thickness of the coronary artery wall as measured by...

Philips Unveils IntelliSpace Radiation Oncology at ESTRO 2019
News | Oncology Information Management Systems (OIMS) | April 25, 2019

April 25, 2019 – Philips announced IntelliSpace Radiation Oncology, an intelligent...

Samsung Demonstrates Viability of Lower Dose Digital Radiography Algorithm for Pediatric Patients
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 24, 2019

April 24, 2019 — Samsung announced that its new image post-processing engine (IPE), S-Vue 3.02, recently received U....

ITN Wins Jesse H. Neal Award for Best Technical Content
News | Radiology Business | April 24, 2019

April 24, 2019 — Imaging Technology News (ITN) was recently named the 2019 Jesse H. Neal Award winner in the Best...

Konica Minolta KDR AU and KDR Primary DR Systems Receive Seismic Certification
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 24, 2019

April 24, 2019 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc., announced its KDR Advanced U-Arm and KDR Primary...

The Cianna Medical Savi Scout Radar Localization system, showing the console, detector and the marker, with a size comparison and X-ray images inside breast tissue. For more information on the learning curve of its use http://sabcs16.posterview.com/nosl/p/P1-11-06.

The Cianna Medical Savi Scout Radar Localization system, showing the console, detector and the marker, with a size comparison and X-ray images inside breast tissue. For more information on the learning curve of its use http://sabcs16.posterview.com/nosl/p/P1-11-06.

Feature | Breast Imaging | April 24, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Wires have traditionally been placed prior to lumpectomy to mark cancerous tissues in the breast. Wire-free...

Konica Minolta Dynamic Digital Radiography Receives FDA Clearance

With DDR, orthopedists and MSK specialists can acquire a full view of the MSK system in the supine and prone positions to view changes in the bone and articulations throughout the full range of motion. Image courtesy of Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas.

Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 23, 2019

April 23, 2019 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. announced that its Dynamic Digital Radiography (DDR)...

GE Healthcare showcases Senographe Pristina with its add-on-biopsy kit at the breast imaging symposium

GE Healthcare showcases Senographe Pristina with its add-on-biopsy kit at the breast imaging symposium in Hollywood, Florida. Photo by Greg Freiherr

Feature | Breast Imaging | April 23, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Signs of what the future may look like in women’s health dotted the exhibit floor of the...

Video Plus Brochure Helps Patients Make Lung Cancer Scan Decision

Image courtesy of the American Thoracic Society

News | Lung Cancer | April 19, 2019

April 19, 2019 ─ A short video describing the potential benefits and risks of low-dose...

FDA Clears GE's Deep Learning Image Reconstruction Engine
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 19, 2019

April 19, 2019 – GE Healthcare has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of its...

Artificial Intelligence Performs As Well As Experienced Radiologists in Detecting Prostate Cancer
News | Artificial Intelligence | April 18, 2019

April 18, 2019 — University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) researchers have developed a new...

Videos | Breast Imaging | April 18, 2019

In a keynote lecture at the Society of Breast Imaging (SBI)/American College of Radiology (ACR) 2019 Symposium, ...