• Radiation therapy has become increasingly effective and safe as vendors continue to innovate technologies that benefit the patient.

  • GE Healthcare recently launched the Invenia automated breast ultrasound (ABUS) 2.0 system in the United States. This device is the only U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved ultrasound supplemental breast screening technology, according to GE, specifically designed for detecting...

  • Researchers are using artificial intelligence (AI) to reduce the dose of a contrast agent that may be left behind in the body after magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exams, according to a new study. The study was presented at the 2018 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (...

  • Women age 75 years and older should continue to get screening mammograms because of the comparatively high incidence of breast cancer found in this age group, according to a new study. The study was presented at the 2018 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Nov. 25...

  • The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute are collaborating with Nationwide Children’s Hospital to bring the first proton therapy treatment facility to central Ohio. This will offer state-of-the-art radiation...

Coreline Soft Introduces AI Lung Segmentation Solution at RSNA 2018
News | Lung Cancer | December 10, 2018

December 10, 2018 — Korean image software company Coreline Soft Co. Ltd. recently developed a 2.5D convolutional...

RaySearch Developing RayCommand Treatment Control System for U.K. Proton Therapy Facility
Technology | Radiation Therapy | December 10, 2018

December 10, 2018 — RaySearch has decided to develop a treatment control system, RayCommand, to act as a link...

FDA Approves New Features for Planmed Verity Cone Beam CT Scanner
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 07, 2018

December 7, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an approval letter for the new features and...

Youth Football Changes Nerve Fibers in Brain

Statistically significant clusters (red-colored) showing group differences (Control vs. Football) in white matter strain along the primary (F1) and secondary (F2) fibers. While body of corpus callosum (BBC) showed relative shrinkage in Football group, the other clusters showed relative stretching of fibers. PCR: Posterior Corona Radiata, PLIC: Posterior Limb of Internal Capsule, SCR: Superior Corona Radiata, SLF: Superior Longitudinal Fasciculus, SCC: Splenium of Corpus Callosum. Image courtesy of Kim et al.

News | Neuro Imaging | December 07, 2018

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Hitachi Medical Systems Europe Introduces Third-Generation Intelligent Vector Flow Mapping
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | December 07, 2018

December 7, 2018 — Hitachi Medical Systems Europe introduced what it calls the next level of intelligent Vector Flow...

FDA Clears iCAD's ProFound AI for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
Technology | Mammography | December 07, 2018

December 7, 2018 — iCAD Inc. announced clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for their latest,...

Videos | Cybersecurity | December 06, 2018

Anton S. Becker, M.D., radiology resident at the...

USEI Introduces Window-based iPad Medical Imaging Viewing Solution at RSNA 2018
Technology | Flat Panel Displays | December 06, 2018

December 6, 2018 — U.S. Electronics Inc. (USEI) recently announced the release of what it calls the world’s first...

Siemens Healthineers Debuts Magnetom Altea 1.5T MRI Scanner
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 06, 2018

December 6, 2018 — During the 104th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North...

GE Healthcare Unveils New Applications and Smart Devices Built on Edison Platform
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | December 05, 2018

December 5, 2018 — GE Healthcare recently announced new applications and smart devices built on Edison – a platform...

Fovia Launches F.A.S.T. AI Suite for PACS
Technology | Advanced Visualization | December 05, 2018

December 5, 2018 — Fovia Inc. recently announced the release of a new...

Subtle Medical Receives FDA Clearance, CE Mark for SubtlePET
Technology | PET Imaging | December 05, 2018

December 5, 2018 — Subtle Medical announced 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to...

Fujifilm Collaborates With Lunit on AI Pilot Project
News | Artificial Intelligence | December 05, 2018

December 5, 2018 —  Fujifilm Medical Systems USA Inc. announced a joint collaboration with Korean-based medical...

Veterans Integrated Service Network 19 Implements System-Wide Radiation Dose Monitoring
News | Radiation Dose Management | December 04, 2018

December 4, 2018 — Agfa HealthCare announced it has collaborated in delivering a system-wide DoseMonitor automated...

Mirada Medical Joins U.K. Consortium Exploring Healthcare AI
News | Artificial Intelligence | December 04, 2018

December 4, 2018 — Mirada Medical, a leading global brand in medical imaging software, will form part of an...

ScreenPoint Medical and Volpara Partner to Bring AI to Breast Imaging Clinics
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | December 04, 2018

December 4, 2018 — ScreenPoint Medical has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Volpara Health...