• Study Finds No Evidence that Gadolinium Causes Neurologic Harm

    January 11, 2018 — There is no evidence that accumulation in the brain of the element gadolinium speeds cognitive decline, according to a new study presented at the annual meeting of the...

  • The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (Innovation Center) announced the launch of a new voluntary bundled payment model called Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced (BPCI Advanced).  Under traditional fee-for-service payment,...

  • Here is the list of the most popular articles and videos on the Imaging Technology News (ITN) magazine website from the month of December 2017. This is based on website analytics of the month’s 117,069 pageviews:

  • WEBINAR: Neuroimaging from a Clinical Perspective, sponsored by Philips Healthcare. How to better manage your MRI department.

    The CME credit webinar "Neuroimaging from a Clinical Perspective," will explain how imaging departments can become more creative to improve workflow and maintain positive financial margins in an era of lower reimbursements and increasing utilization.  This presentation discusses lessons learned...

  • Canon Inc. and Canon Medical Systems Corp. announced the official corporate name (trade name) change of Canon Group Company Toshiba Medical Systems Corp. to Canon Medical Systems Corp. (hereafter referred to as Canon Medical Systems).

RSNA 2017 Celebrates Innovation in Radiology
News | Imaging | January 15, 2018

January 15, 2018 — The Radiological Society of North America’s...

News | Clinical Decision Support | January 12, 2018

January 12, 2018 — GE Healthcare has entered into a strategic, long-term partnership with Roche to jointly develop...

Smartphone Addiction Creates Imbalance in Brain
News | Mobile Devices | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – Researchers have found an imbalance in the brain chemistry of young people addicted to...

Fat Distribution in Women and Men Provides Clues to Heart Attack Risk
News | Women's Health | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – It’s not the amount of fat in your body but where it is stored that may increase your risk for...

Minimally Invasive Treatment Provides Relief from Back Pain

Lumbar spine MRI showing disc herniation and nerve root at baseline and one month after treatment

News | Interventional Radiology | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — The majority of patients were pain-free after receiving a new image-guided pulsed radiofrequency...

Emergency Radiologists See Inner Toll of Opioid Use Disorders

Rates of Imaging Positivity for IV-SUDs Complications. Image courtesy of Efren J. Flores, M.D.

News | Clinical Study | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – Emergency radiologists are seeing a high prevalence of patients with complications related to...

CT Shows Enlarged Aortas in Former Pro Football Players

3-D rendering from a cardiac CT dataset demonstrating mild dilation of the ascending aorta.

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — Former National Football League (NFL) players are more likely to have enlarged aortas, a...

Study Finds No Evidence that Gadolinium Causes Neurologic Harm

MR images through, A, C, E, basal ganglia and, B, D, F, posterior fossa at level of dentate nucleus. Images are shown for, A, B, control group patient 4, and the, C, D, first and, E, F, last examinations performed in contrast group patient 13. Regions of interest used in quantification of signal intensity are shown as dashed lines for globus pallidus (green), thalamus (blue), dentate nucleus (yellow), and pons (red).

News | Contrast Media | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — There is no evidence that accumulation in the brain of the element gadolinium speeds cognitive...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Ultrasound Imaging | January 11, 2018

Mindray recently featured a new upgrade for its premium Resona 7 ultrasound system at the Radiology Society of North...

Size comparison between 3-D printed prosthesis implant and a penny.

News | 3-D Printing | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — Researchers using...

RSNA 2017 technical exhibits, expo floor, showing new radiology technology advances.
Feature | RSNA 2017 | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — Here is a list of some of the key clinical study presentations, articles on trends and videos...

Hip Steroid Injections Associated with Bone Changes

58-year-old woman with left hip pain. X-ray from one month prior to the steroid/anesthetic injection demonstrates moderate joint space narrowing (arrows) and bony proliferation (arrowheads).

News | Orthopedic Imaging | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – Osteoarthritis patients who received a steroid injection in the hip had a significantly greater...

Weight Loss Through Exercise Alone Does Not Protect Knees
News | Orthopedic Imaging | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – Obese people who lose a substantial amount of weight can significantly slow down the degeneration...

Neurofeedback Shows Promise in Treating Tinnitus

The standard approach to fMRI neurofeedback. Image courtesy of Matthew Sherwood, Ph.D.

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — Researchers using...

CMS Launches New Voluntary Bundled Payments Model
News | Business | January 10, 2018

January 10, 2018 — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Center for Medicare and Medicaid...

The artificial intelligence (AI) smart algorithm onboard the Infervision stroke product calculates the volume of bleed on the basis of multiple brain CT slices.

The AI smart algorithm onboard the Infervision stroke product calculates the volume of bleed on the basis of multiple brain CT slices. The size of the bleed volume indicates the urgency and type of treatment required.

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | January 10, 2018 | Greg Freiherr

Exhibitors at the 2017 Radiological Society of North American (RSNA) meeting rode the...

Male Triathletes May Be Putting Their Heart Health at Risk
News | Cardiac Imaging | January 09, 2018

January 9, 2018 – Competitive male triathletes face a higher risk of a potentially harmful heart condition called...

Videos | Enterprise Imaging | January 09, 2018

Konica Minolta President of Healthcare IT Steve Deaton details new features in the Exa Platform designed to improve...

State-of-the-Art MRI Technology Bypasses Need for Biopsy
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 09, 2018

January 9, 2018 – The most common type of tumor found in the kidney is generally quite small (less than 1.5 in)....

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