News | Computed Tomography (CT)

A nearly meter-long skull of a giant fossil marine ichthyosaur found in a farmer's field more than 60 years ago has been studied for the first time.

Time January 09, 2019
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Videos | Cardiac Imaging

Robert Quaife, M.D., director of advanced cardiac imaging, University of Colorado Hospital, explains why advanced ...

Time January 09, 2019
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News | Ultrasound Imaging

Starting in spring 2019, Triton College’s Vascular Technology in Sonography Certificate Program will help working sonographers and recent Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program graduates gain new skills and increase job opportunities.

Time January 09, 2019
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The pressure to be efficient and effective when imaging outpatients may be rising due to imaging’s increased presence ...

Time January 09, 2019
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News | Computed Tomography (CT)

The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) has released a new expert consensus document for computed tomography (CT) imaging to improve outcomes for patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI)/transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). The 2019 guideline, a result of a consensus statement of experts in the field, was published in the Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography. The new recommendations are an update to the 2012 SCCT consensus document on computed tomography imaging in context of TAVI/TAVR.

Time January 08, 2019
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News | PACS

Carestream has been awarded a multimillion-dollar healthcare information technology (IT) contract for Veterans Affairs (VA) hospitals in the Pacific Northwest region, which includes Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Alaska and parts of Montana. Carestream will install its Clinical Collaboration Platform throughout VISN 20 healthcare facilities. The implementation of Carestream’s enterprise imaging platform (including Vue PACS, Vue Motion and Vue Archive) will help unify imaging and simplify medical image management.

Time January 08, 2019
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News | Digital Radiography (DR)

Shimadzu Medical Systems USA has acquired Core Medical Imaging Inc. (CMI) in order to further expand its healthcare business in North America.

Time January 08, 2019
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News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Patients with high blood pressure and progression of periventricular white matter hyperintensities showed signs of cognitive impairment despite taking medication to lower their blood pressure, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal Hypertension.

Time January 08, 2019
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News | Artificial Intelligence

The rise in the use of computed tomography (CT) scans in U.S. emergency rooms has been a well-documented trend1 in recent years2. At the same time, the diagnosis of life-threatening conditions using these head scans has risen only slightly in emergency rooms. One problem ER doctors face is trying to separate out serious cases of head trauma from less serious injuries.

Time January 07, 2019
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News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare

Breast cancer recurrence rates of patients treated with intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) using the Xoft Axxent Electronic Brachytherapy (eBx) System were comparable to those seen in the TARGIT-A and ELIOT trials, according to new results. The results, published in the Annals of Surgical Oncology, came from a long-term study conducted at Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian in Newport Beach, Calif.

Time January 07, 2019
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News | Artificial Intelligence

January 4, 2019 — Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) have created new threats to the privacy of people's health ...

Time January 04, 2019
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News | Brachytherapy Systems

Patient-reported outcomes (PROs) indicated a significantly different clinician and patient-reported late toxicity profile for external beam radiotherapy and brachytherapy (EBT+ B) versus transperineal interstitial permanent brachytherapy (B) alone in men with intermediate-risk prostate cancer. The results from the NRG Oncology trial RTOG 0232, presented at the 2018 American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) annual meeting, did show similarities in progression-free survival.

Time January 04, 2019
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News | Cardio-oncology

Breast cancer patients who take a heart drug at the same time as trastuzumab have less heart damage, according to a study presented recently at EuroEcho-Imaging 2018, Dec. 5-8 in Milan, Italy.

Time January 03, 2019
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News | Neuro Imaging

January 2, 2019 — Imagine an atlas containing an image bank of the blood vessels of the brain taken from healthy humans ...

Time January 02, 2019
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News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides a safe, noninvasive way to monitor liver fat levels in people who undergo weight loss treatments for obesity, according to a study published in the journal Radiology.

Time December 28, 2018
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Videos | Neuro Imaging

Cyrus A. Raji, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of radiology at the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at the ...

Time December 28, 2018
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News | Artificial Intelligence

Mednax Inc. and Mednax Radiology Solutions, one of the nation’s largest radiology practices, has launched the Mednax Radiology Solutions Artificial Intelligence (MDR-AI) Incubator. The MDR-AI Incubator brings together radiologists, a rich clinical dataset, and a select group of technology partners that will stimulate innovation and product development in radiology, improving radiologist’s accuracy and efficiency and overall quality of patient care.

Time December 28, 2018
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News | Computed Tomography (CT)

Researchers in Sweden using computed tomography (CT) have successfully imaged the soft tissue of an ancient Egyptian mummy’s hand down to a microscopic level, according to a study published in the journal Radiology.

Time December 27, 2018
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Technology | Treatment Planning

RaySearch Laboratories released RayStation 8B, the latest version of the radiation therapy treatment planning system (TPS), with new advances including some automation applications using machine learning and deep learning. Other major news in RayStation 8B include a new module for evaluation of robustness of treatment plans and photon Monte Carlo dose.

Time December 27, 2018
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Sponsored Content | Videos | Flat Panel Displays

EIZO, which means image in Japanese, is a visual technology company that develops and manufactures high-end display ...

Time December 25, 2018
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