News | Neuro Imaging

Artificial intelligence (AI) technology improves the ability of brain imaging to predict Alzheimer’s disease, according to a study published in the journal Radiology.

Time November 14, 2018
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Technology | Ultrasound Imaging

SuperSonic Imagine recently exhibited at The Liver Meeting, held Nov. 9-13 in San Francisco, where the company introduced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-cleared Aixplorer Mach 30 ultrasound imaging system. Furthermore the Aixplorer SWE has also been cleared by the FDA as an aid to clinical management of adult and pediatric patients with liver disease such as fibrosis and steatosis.

Time November 14, 2018
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News | Contrast Media

Voyageur Minerals Ltd. signed a joint venture agreement with Chief Medical Supply Ltd (CM) of Calgary, Alberta to engage in the development, marketing and commercialization of human and animal radiographic contrast agents and related pharmaceutical products. The agreement will focus on development of barium sulfate contrast products.

Time November 14, 2018
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News | Women's Health

Disposable device manufacturer Merit Medical Systems Inc. announced the closing of a definitive merger agreement to acquire Cianna Medical Inc., headquartered in Aliso Viejo, Calif. The deal structure includes an upfront payment of $135 million with potential earn-out payments of an additional $15 million for achievement of supply chain and scalability metrics, and up to an additional $50 million for achievement of sales milestones.

Time November 14, 2018
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News | Radiology Imaging

The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research & Education (R&E) Foundation recently announced the five recipients of its joint research grants with Canon Medical Systems USA for 2018. The 2018 Canon Medical Systems USA/RSNA Research Seed Grants were awarded to Pedram Heidari, M.D., Prashant Nagpal, M.D., and Adam Singer, M.D. The 2018 Canon Medical Systems USA Research Medical Student Grants went to Brandon Kenneth-Kouso Fields, BA, BM, and Anthony D. Yao, BS. These grants are made possible by Canon Medical Systems USA’s support of the RSNA R&E Foundation.

Time November 13, 2018
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News | Radiology Business

Medical Diagnostic Web (MDW) will debut the first radiology blockchain platform designed to connect all players in the diagnostic digital imaging ecosystem at the 2018 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, Nov. 25-30 in Chicago. MDW aims to build new business opportunities for radiologists and streamline access to imaging providers for all stakeholders in the healthcare ecosystem, creating an open, transparent and fair marketplace.

Time November 13, 2018
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News | Artificial Intelligence

At the 2018 Radiological Society of North America annual meeting (RSNA 2018), Nov. 25-30 in Chicago, Subtle Medical will showcase SubtlePET, its artificial intelligence (AI)-powered technology. SubtlePET allows hospitals and imaging centers to deliver a faster and safer patient scanning experience, while enhancing exam throughput and provider profitability. The software is currently under U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510k review and in pilot use in multiple university hospitals and imaging centers in the U.S. and abroad.

Time November 13, 2018
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News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers

The University of Missouri Research Reactor (MURR) recently shipped its first batch of Iodine-131 (I-131), a radioisotope widely used for diagnosing and treating thyroid cancer and hyperthyroidism. The shipment makes MURR the only supplier of I-131 in the United States and the first U.S. supplier since the 1980s.

Time November 13, 2018
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News | Advanced Visualization

Canon Medical Systems USA and Applied Radiology will host a pair of expert-led forums in high-resolution imaging and liver assessment at the 2018 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, Nov. 25-30 in Chicago.

Time November 13, 2018
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Sponsored Content | Videos | Digital Radiography (DR)

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Time November 12, 2018
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Technology | Artificial Intelligence

With the integration of deep learning technology, ContextVision takes digital radiography to new levels with its latest image enhancement platform, Altumira.

Time November 09, 2018
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News | Ultrasound Imaging

Medical imaging company Esaote and The BioRobotics Institute of Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna in Pisa, Italy, have developed a new robotic cell to help optimize the testing of ultrasound probes. The robotic cell, under the guidance of an operator, is able to direct the transducer and certify its effectiveness.

Time November 09, 2018
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Technology | Mobile Devices

Ambra Health announced the launch of its first iOS mobile app for healthcare providers and patient access. Designed with accessibility and ease of viewing in mind, the new Ambra Health app offers healthcare providers an intuitive image viewing experience, fully optimized for mobile viewing, according to the company.

Time November 09, 2018
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Feature | Information Technology | By Jef Williams and Laurie Lafleur

Every year in late November tens of thousands of diagnostic imaging professionals from all over the globe descend upon the city of Chicago to learn what’s new in the industry, visit the technical exhibits and network with colleagues — both old and new — at a variety of professional meetings and social gatherings.

Time November 09, 2018
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Sponsored Content | Videos | Information Technology

Deployed on Microsoft Azure, GE Healthcare’s iCenter is a secure, cloud-based tool that provides visibility to asset ...

Time November 08, 2018
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News | ASTRO

Following comments today from Alex Azar, the Secretary of Health and Human Services, on an alternative payment model for ...

Time November 08, 2018
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News | PET-MRI

The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research & Education (R&E) Foundation awarded the 2018 Hitachi ...

Time November 08, 2018
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News | Breast Imaging

KUBTEC announced the launch of a new innovation in the treatment of breast cancer. The Mozart Supra Specimen Tomosynthesis System will be on display at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in Chicago, IL, Nov. 25-29, 2018.

Time November 08, 2018
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Videos | ASTRO

ITN Editor Dave Fornell took a tour of some of the most innovative technologies on display on the expo floor at the ...

Time November 08, 2018
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Technology | Artificial Intelligence

MaxQ AI announced that its Accipio Ix intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) detection software has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The clearance paves the way for healthcare providers and physicians in acute care settings to have access to this artificial intelligence (AI) software designed to aid in prioritizing the clinical assessment of adult non-contrast head computed tomography (CT) cases that exhibit indications of intracranial hemorrhage (ICH), commonly known as a brain bleed.

Time November 07, 2018
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