At #ACC.19, Siemens unveiled a version of its go.Top platform optimized for cardiovascular imaging. The newly packaged scanner can generate the data needed to do CT-based FFR (fractional flow reserve).

At #ACC.19, Siemens unveiled a version of its go.Top platform optimized for cardiovascular imaging. The newly packaged scanner can generate the data needed to do CT-based FFR (fractional flow reserve). Photo by Greg Freiherr

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | March 22, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Reflecting a trend toward the increased use of...

Hologic Opens Learning and Experience Centre in Zaventem, Belgium
News | Women's Health | March 21, 2019

March 21, 2019 — Hologic Inc. opened its first Learning and Experience Centre in Zaventem, Belgium. The state-of-the...

Improving Molecular Imaging Using a Deep Learning Approach
News | Nuclear Imaging | March 21, 2019

March 21, 2019  — Generating comprehensive...

Researchers Use Radiomics to Predict Who Will Benefit from Chemotherapy
News | Radiomics | March 21, 2019

March 21, 2019 — Using data from ...

QTbreasthealth Opens Breast Imaging Center in San Jose
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | March 20, 2019

March 20, 2019 — QTbreasthealth has opened a new center in San Jose, Calif. The new location is now open and booking...

Book Chapter Reports on Fonar Upright MRI for Hydrocephalus Imaging

Rotary misalignment of atlas (C1) and axis (C2). Image courtesy of Scott Rosa, DC, BCAO.

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | March 20, 2019

March 20, 2019 — Fonar Corp. reported publication of a chapter where the physician-author-researchers utilized the...

FDA Clears Mobilett Elara Max Mobile X-ray from Siemens Healthineers
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | March 20, 2019

March 20, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Mobilett Elara Max...

ZON-PTC in Clinical Use With RayStation 8B and Hyperscan
News | Treatment Planning | March 19, 2019

March 19, 2019 — Zuid-Oost Nederland Protonen Therapie Centrum (ZON-PTC), Maastricht, Netherlands, recently treated...

Houston Methodist Hospital Acquires Focal One High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound System
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | March 19, 2019

March 19, 2019 — EDAP TMS SA announced that Houston Methodist Hospital, one of the first hospitals in the U.S. to...

Older Biologic Age Linked to Elevated Breast Cancer Risk
News | Women's Health | March 19, 2019

March 19, 2019 — Biologic age, a DNA-based estimate of a person’s age, is associated with future development of...

Gregory W. Albers, M.D., Receives Distinguished Clinical Research Achievement Award for Stroke Research
News | Stroke | March 19, 2019

March 19, 2019 – iSchemaView announced the company’s co-founder Gregory Albers, M.D., has received the Distinguished...

HeartFlow Analysis Successfully Stratifies Heart Disease Patients at One Year
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | March 19, 2019

March 19, 2019 — Late-breaking results confirm the HeartFlow FFRct (...

DrChrono and 3D4Medical Partner to Bring 3-D Interactive Modeling to Physician Practices
News | Advanced Visualization | March 18, 2019

March 18, 2019 – DrChrono Inc. and 3D4Medical have teamed up so practices across the United States can access...

SyncVision iFR Co-registration from Philips Healthcare maps iFR pressure readings onto angiogram.

SyncVision iFR Co-registration from Philips Healthcare maps iFR pressure readings onto angiogram. Results from an international study presented at #ACC19 show that pressure readings in coronary arteries may identify locations of stenoses remaining after cardiac cath interventions.

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | March 18, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

As many as one in four patients who undergo cath lab interventions can benefit from a technology that identifies the...

Non-Contrast MRI Effective in Monitoring MS Patients
News | Neuro Imaging | March 18, 2019

March 18, 2019 — Brain ...

Jennifer N. A. Silva, M.D., a pediatric cardiologist at Washington University School of Medicine in Saint Louis, Mo., describes “mixed reality” at ACC19 Future Hub.

Jennifer N. A. Silva, M.D., a pediatric cardiologist at Washington University School of Medicine in Saint Louis, Mo., describes “mixed reality” at ACC19 Future Hub.

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | March 17, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Virtual reality (VR) and its less immersive kin, augmented reality (AR), are gaining traction in some medical...

WVU cardiology chief Partho Sengupta, M.D., describes at ACC 2019 how artificial intelligence already helps cardiologists in echocardiography.

WVU cardiology chief Partho Sengupta, M.D., describes at ACC 2019 how artificial intelligence already helps cardiologists in echocardiography. Photo by Greg Freiherr

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | March 16, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Machine learning is already having an enormous impact on cardiology, automatically calculating measurements in...

New MRI Sensor Can Image Activity Deep Within the Brain
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | March 15, 2019

March 15, 2019 — Calcium is a critical signaling molecule for most cells, and it is especially important in neurons...