Feature | Radiology Business

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the creation of the Medicare Advantage Value-Based Insurance Design Model, designed to improve care and reduce costs in Medicare Advantage plans.

Time September 03, 2015
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News | Computed Tomography (CT)

Results of the PLATFORM trial indicate fractional flow reserve computed tomography (FFR-CT) can obviate the need for invasive tests in up to 61 percent of patients with chest pain and suspected coronary artery disease. The results were presented at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2015.

Time September 03, 2015
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News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Linköping University Hospital in Sweden has installed SyMRI Neuro from SyntheticMR in order to improve the follow-up of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS).

Time September 02, 2015
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News | Proton Therapy

Significant national and international momentum is building to include a proton therapy unit as part of the planned expansion of SAHMRI, South Australia’s Health and Medical Research Institute. It would be the first facility in the Southern Hemisphere to deliver proton therapy.

Time September 02, 2015
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News | Radiation Therapy

Varian Medical Systems has added a new cloud-based toolkit to the company's OncoPeer interactive online forum, making development tools available for research that has the potential to lead to next-generation cancer treatment technologies.

Time September 02, 2015
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News | Prostate Cancer

Men with relatively unaggressive prostate tumors whose disease is carefully monitored by urologists are unlikely to develop metastatic prostate cancer or die of their cancers, according to a study from the Brady Urological Institute at Johns Hopkins.

Time September 02, 2015
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Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound

September 2, 2015 — Findings presented at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2015 indicate that a small ...

Time September 02, 2015
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News | Cardiac Imaging

Based on its recent analysis of the cardiovascular image management market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Pie Medical Imaging (PMI) with the 2015 European Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Leadership.

Time September 01, 2015
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News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy

University of Maryland Medicine and its Center for Metabolic Imaging and Image-Guided Therapeutics (CMIT) has begun to use magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided focused ultrasound on a deep structure within the brain related to Parkinson’s disease.

Time September 01, 2015
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Technology | Computed Radiography (CR)

Konica Minolta Medical Imaging announced the new Sigma II CS-7s computed radiography (CR) system, designed to deliver enterprise level imaging to community hospitals, clinics and private practices.

Time September 01, 2015
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News | Radiation Therapy

The American Society for Radiation Oncology’s (ASTRO’s) 57th annual meeting will be held at the Henry B. González Convention Center, Oct.18-21, 2015, in San Antonio.

Time September 01, 2015
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News | Neuro Imaging

Researchers using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) have found that even first-episode psychotic patients process information differently from a control group.

Time August 31, 2015
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Technology | Digital Radiography (DR)

Carestream Health introduced its third generation of DRX detectors, the Carestream DRX Plus 3543 and DRX Plus 3543C. The new detectors are faster and lighter than previous generations and offer a host of features to help users achieve higher productivity and improved image quality.

Time August 31, 2015
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News | Mammography

Fifty-seven percent of American women believe they should receive a mammogram annually, according to the Truven Health Analytics-NPR Health Poll. However, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) issued guidance earlier this year which suggested that women should get a mammogram every two years starting at age 50, provided they do not have a family history or find a lump.

Time August 31, 2015
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News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers

NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes LLC has received approval to begin routine production of molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) at the University of Missouri Research Reactor (MURR) facility in Columbia, Missouri.

Time August 31, 2015
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Technology | Mammography Reporting Software

Novarad has developed its own specialty viewer with advanced hanging protocols and workflows designed especially for digital mammography. While Novarad customers have been using a third-party mammography viewer for years, the new viewer is completely native to the NovaPACS enterprise viewer.

Time August 31, 2015
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News | Radiation Therapy

Most people assume strokes only happen to octogenarians, but recent evidence suggests that survivors of childhood cancer ...

Time August 28, 2015
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Technology | PACS

HealthMyne, an imaging informatics company, today announced 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ...

Time August 28, 2015
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News | Radiation Therapy

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has selected seven leading physician-researchers to receive a total ...

Time August 28, 2015
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News | Radiology Business

In the midst of a growing trend for Medicare patients to receive observation care in the hospital to determine if they ...

Time August 28, 2015
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