Sectra Signs Enterprise Imaging Contract With Vanderbilt Health
News | Enterprise Imaging | August 21, 2019

August 21, 2019 — Sectra will install its enterprise imaging...

Vaping Impairs Vascular Function

Image courtesy of the American Heart Association

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 21, 2019

August 21, 2019 — Inhaling a vaporized liquid solution through an e-cigarette, otherwise known as vaping,...

The Zap-X stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) brain radiotherapy system is completely self-shielded, eliminating the need for a concrete vault. The goal of the system is to expand SRS brain therapy by making it easier to access and less expensive by eliminating the large expense of custom built vaults to house the system. #AAPM19 #AAPM2019 #AAPM

The Zap-X stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) brain radiotherapy system is completely self-shielded, eliminating the need for a concrete vault. The goal of the system is to expand SRS brain therapy by making it easier to access and less expensive by eliminating the large expense of custom-built vaults to house the system. 

Feature | August 21, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor

There were several trends and new technologies in radiation oncology discussed at the...

Videos | Treatment Planning | August 21, 2019

This is an example of the Mirada DLCExpert deep learning software that automatically identifies organs, segments and...

Jackson Memorial Hospital Holds Ribbon-cutting for New Cardiac Catheterization Labs
News | Angiography | August 21, 2019

August 21, 2019 — Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami celebrated the opening of two newly renovated...

Videos | Patient Positioning Radiation Therapy | August 21, 2019

This is a quick demonstration of the Varian Identify image-guided patient positioning system at the...

First Cancer Patient Treated With Accuray Radixact System With Synchrony Motion Tracking
News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | August 21, 2019

August 21, 2019 — Physicians at the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) Clinical Cancer Center in...

Videos | Treatment Planning | August 21, 2019

This is a lung cancer tumor radiotherapy...

Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 21, 2019

This is a quick walk around of a mobile 32-slice...

Improved Imaging Technique Could Increase Chances of Prostate Cancer Survival
News | Prostate Cancer | August 20, 2019

August 20, 2019 — According to the American Cancer Society, approximately...

Some Pregnant Women Are Exposed to Gadolinium in Early Pregnancy
News | Women's Health | August 20, 2019

August 20, 2019 — A small but concerning number of women are exposed to a commonly used...

Boston Scientific Closes Acquisition of BTG plc
News | Interventional Radiology | August 20, 2019

August 20, 2019 — Boston Scientific Corp. announced the completion of its acquisition of BTG plc. pursuant to the...

MRIdian System Limits Early Toxicity for Prostate Cancer Without Implanted Markers
News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019 — ViewRay Inc. announced the acceptance of publication by the International Journal of Radiation...

First GammaTile Therapy Case Completed in Arizona
News | Radiation Therapy | August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019 — HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center is the first hospital in Arizona to begin offering...

Lunit Receives Korea MFDS Approval for Lunit Insight MMG
News | Artificial Intelligence | August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019 — Lunit has announced Korea Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) approval of its...

New MRI Technique Captures Brain Changes in Near-real Time

Differences in stiffness between stimulus states. Image courtesy of Patz et al.

News | Neuro Imaging | August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019 — An international team of researchers developed a new...

Mobile Stroke Unit Gets Patients Quicker Treatment Than Traditional Ambulance

Image courtesy of UTHealth McGovern Medical School

News | Stroke | August 16, 2019

August 16, 2019 — Every second counts for stroke...

ADHD Medication May Affect Brain Development in Children

Images of regions of interest (colored lines) in the white matter skeleton representation. Data from left and right anterior thalamic radiation (ATR) were averaged. Image courtesy of C. Bouziane et al.

News | Neuro Imaging | August 16, 2019

August 16, 2019 — A drug used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) appears to affect development...