Hong Kong Polytechnic University Develops Palm-sized 3-D Scoliosis Ultrasound Imaging System
News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 03, 2019

May 3, 2019 — The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) announced the development of a palm-sized 3-D...

American Society of Breast Surgeons Issues Risk-based Screening Mammography Guidelines
News | Mammography | May 03, 2019

May 3, 2019 — The American Society of Breast Surgeons (ASBrS) has released the first screening...

Bioprinting research from the lab of Rice University bioengineer Jordan Miller featured a proof-of-principle — a scale-model of a lung-mimicking air sac with airways and blood vessels that never touch yet still provide oxygen to red blood cells.

Bioprinting research from the lab of Rice University bioengineer Jordan Miller featured a proof-of-principle — a scale-model of a lung-mimicking air sac with airways and blood vessels that never touch yet still provide oxygen to red blood cells. Image courtesy of Jordan Miller/Rice University.

News | Medical 3-D Printing | May 03, 2019

May 3, 2019 — Bioengineers have cleared a major hurdle on the path to...

The first image of a black hole in space compared to a cardiac nuclear perfusion exam, showing the black hole of the left ventricle.

The first image of a black hole in space compared to a cardiac nuclear perfusion exam, showing the black hole of the left ventricle. Both the black hole and the cardiac scan show signs of a ischemic perfusion defect. 

Blog | Nuclear Imaging | May 03, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor

This week, cardiologists learned for the first time they have been examining black holes for decades and did not...

An illustration of radiology department analytics data showing GE Healthcare's business analytics software.
Feature | Radiology Business | May 03, 2019 | April Wilson

According to IBM, the world creates 2.5 quintillion bytes of data daily. A large chunk of this data is healthcare...

Aidoc Raises $27 Million in Series B Funding
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 02, 2019

May 2, 2019 — Radiology ...

Netherlands Proton Therapy Center Delivers First Clinical Flash Irradiation
News | Proton Therapy | May 02, 2019

May 2, 2019 – IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) recently announced the first Flash irradiation in an IBA...

Multisociety Position Statement Endorses Prostatic Artery Embolization
News | Interventional Radiology | May 02, 2019

May 2, 2019 — A new position statement from...

Canon Medical Installs First CT Scanner With AI in Belgium
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 02, 2019

May 2, 2019 — Canon Medical has installed the Aquilion One Genesis, one of the first...

Artificial intelligence (AI) was again the hottest topic in radiology, with 11 of the top 20 pieces of content this month relating to AI. These images are a few of the AI technologies highlighted in ITN Editor's Choice video of the most innovative AI technologies highlighted at RSNA 2018.

Artificial intelligence (AI) was again the hottest topic in radiology, with 11 of the top 20 pieces of content this month relating to AI. These images are a few of the AI technologies highlighted in ITN Editor's Choice video of the most innovative AI technologies highlighted at RSNA 2018. 

Feature | May 01, 2019

May 1, 2019 — Here is the list of the most popular content on the Imaging Technology New (ITN) magazine website from...

University of Toronto Partners With IMS for Emergency Radiology Simulation
News | Remote Viewing Systems | May 01, 2019

May 1, 2019 — International Medical Solutions (IMS) and the University of Toronto Department of Medical Imaging have...

Pencil Beam Scanning Better Protects Children With Brain Tumors
News | Proton Therapy | May 01, 2019

May 1, 2019 — A comparison of three types of radiotherapy for children's brain tumors suggests a type of...

Dutch Deventer Hospital Selects Sectra as Imaging IT Vendor
News | PACS | April 30, 2019

April 30, 2019 – International medical imaging...

Novel Software Improves Accuracy of Radiation Therapy for Pediatric Cancer Treatment
News | Radiation Therapy | April 29, 2019

April 29, 2019 — A new report by Arthur Olch, Ph.D., highlights use of specialized software at Children’s Hospital...

Fail-safe Program for New Medical Technology Focuses on Patient Safety
News | Radiology Business | April 29, 2019

April 29, 2019 — New medical technology offers the promise of...

Physicians, Patients Talking Less About Lung Cancer Screening
News | Lung Cancer | April 29, 2019

April 29, 2019 — Smoking rates are down nationally, but so are discussions among physicians and smokers about...

A 3-D printed tungsten X-ray system collimator. 3D printed, additive manufacturing for medical imaging.

A 3-D printed tungsten X-ray system collimator. The tungsten alloy powder is printed into the form desired and is laser fused so it can be machined and finished. Previously, making collimators from Tungsten was labor intensive because it required working with sheets of the metal to create the collimator matrix. 

Feature | Medical 3-D Printing | April 29, 2019 | By Steve Jeffery

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