Sectra has signed an enterprise imaging contract with Greater Manchester in the UK. NHS trusts across Greater Manchester will thus take an important step in a new region-wide imaging approach that will enable faster diagnoses and better outcomes for millions of patients.
News | Enterprise Imaging | October 08, 2020
October 8, 2020 — Sectra has signed an enterprise imaging contract with Greater Manchester in the UK. NHS trusts across...
Visual technology company, EIizo, has showcased its work with the world-renowned National Gallery, after monitors from its ColorEdge product line were used to document and investigate part of its extensive collection.
News | Flat Panel Displays | October 08, 2020
November 8, 2020 — Visual technology company, EIizo, has showcased its work with the world-renowned National Gallery,...
Designed with the same high-end imaging, ergonomics and workflow capabilities, Canon Medical will be showcasing both the Aplio i-series and the Aplio a-series at this year’s RSNA.
News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 07, 2020
October 7, 2020 — Designed with the same high-end imaging, ergonomics and workflow capabilities, Canon Medical will be...
Conducted by the University of Gothenburg, Lund University and the University of South Australia, the preclinical study found that dietary oat bran can offset chronic gastrointestinal damage caused by radiotherapy, contradicting long-held clinical recommendations.

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News | Radiation Therapy | October 07, 2020
October 7, 2020 — Loved or hated, the humble oat could be the new superfood for cancer patients as international ...
Released in the lead up to #DenseBreastDay (30 September) and Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October), the animation explains how breast density can complicate mammogram screening and make it harder for medical professionals to detect breast cancer. This highly engaging animation shows a polar bear hiding in a snow globe as an analogy for cancer hiding in dense breast tissue. 

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News | Breast Density | October 07, 2020
October 7, 2020 — A group of Australia’s leading breast cancer researchers is raising awareness about the importance of...
A, Sagittal reformatted bone window CT image of thoracic spine shows wedge-shaped deformity at T6 and subtle superior endplate deformities at T5 and T8. Arrows denote deformities. B, Color-coded dual-energy CT shows only T8 deformity is associated with bone marrow edema; T5 and T6 deformities likely represent chronic fractures. Arrows denote deformities.

A, Sagittal reformatted bone window CT image of thoracic spine shows wedge-shaped deformity at T6 and subtle superior endplate deformities at T5 and T8. Arrows denote deformities. B, Color-coded dual-energy CT shows only T8 deformity is associated with bone marrow edema; T5 and T6 deformities likely represent chronic fractures. Arrows denote deformities.

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 06, 2020
October 6, 2020 — According to an open-access article in ARRS’ American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR), dual-energy...
Microscopic photo of a professionally prepared slide demonstrating breast tissue with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). Immuhistochemistry of estrogen receptor positive. Micrograph of breast cancer. Slide shows corresponding length of 1 mm.

Microscopic photo of a professionally prepared slide demonstrating breast tissue with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). Immuhistochemistry of estrogen receptor positive. Micrograph of breast cancer. Slide shows corresponding length of 1 mm. Getty Images

News | Breast Imaging | October 05, 2020
October 5, 2020 — A major study of women with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) — a breast condition that can become...
During virtual RSNA 2020, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. will showcase enhancements to the Cartesion Prime PET/CT system, a premium Digital PET/CT scanner designed to help health care providers deliver more personalized care.
News | PET-CT | October 05, 2020
October 5, 2020 — During virtual RSNA 2020, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. will showcase enhancements to the Cartesion...
Carestram's new DRX-L Detector — which captures long-length, high-resolution images for leg length and spine exams with a single exposure — speeds clinician workflow and minimizes patient discomfort.
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 05, 2020
October 5, 2020 — Carestream has an extensive history of setting standards in efficiency and reliability. Its wireless...
ASTRO urges radiation oncology benefits management company eviCore to reconsider a move that requires shorter treatment regimens without regard for physician judgement

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News | Radiation Oncology | October 02, 2020
October 2, 2020 — Radiation oncologists expressed serious concerns about a new private insurance coverage policy that...
The Galan 3T and Orian 1.5T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) platforms, both with Advanced intelligent Clear-IQ Engine (AiCE) Deep Learning Reconstruction (DLR) and Compressed SPEEDER, will be featured at RSNA 2020.

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News | RSNA | October 02, 2020
October 2, 2020 — The Galan 3T and Orian 1.5T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) platforms, both with Advanced...
Girls in Tech, a global non-profit bringing the world together through education and experiences, is teaming up with McKesson, a global leader in healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, community oncology and specialty care, and healthcare information solutions, for a global hackathon to design innovative solutions for those impacted by breast cancer.

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News | Women's Health | October 02, 2020
October 2, 2020 — Girls in Tech, a global non-profit bringing the world together through education and experiences, is...
The multi-pronged initiative includes BWHI’s P.O.W.E.R. of Sure campaign, which will examine common barriers to early screening and encourage Black women to schedule and attend their annual mammograms. The campaign features Grammy Award winning, Oscar and Golden Globe nominated artist Mary J. Blige and a multimedia digital hub with resources including common facts and myths about mammography, frequently asked questions regarding breast cancer and screening guidelines, a list of locations offering breast can

The campaign features Grammy Award winning, Oscar and Golden Globe nominated artist Mary J. Blige.

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News | Women's Health | October 01, 2020
October 1, 2020 — Hologic, Inc. announced a multi-year commitment to decreasing breast cancer screening disparities for...
These MRI scans show diffuse white matter abnormality (DWMA). The top three panels display raw MRI images from very preterm infants born at 27 weeks (left), 26 weeks (center) and 31 weeks (right) gestation.

These MRI scans show diffuse white matter abnormality (DWMA). The top three panels display raw MRI images from very preterm infants born at 27 weeks (left), 26 weeks (center) and 31 weeks (right) gestation. Higher signal intensity can be seen in the central white matter, particularly for the 31-week gestation infant. The bottom panels display the corresponding slices with objectively segmented DWMA in yellow. The 27-week infant (left) was diagnosed with mild DWMA, the 26-week infant (center) was diagnosed with moderate DWMA, and the 31-week infant had severe DWMA. Image courtesy of Cincinnati Children's and Nature Scientific Reports

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | October 01, 2020
October 1, 2020 — As many as 70% of very premature infants (born earlier than 32 weeks gestation) show signs of white...
Canon Medical’s Aquilion ONE / PRISM Edition, designed for deep intelligence, integrates artificial intelligence (AI) technology to maximize conventional and spectral computed tomography (CT) capabilities with automated workflows, while providing deep clinical insights to assist physicians in making more informed decisions across the patient’s care cycle.
News | RSNA | October 01, 2020
October 1, 2020 — Canon Medical’s Aquilion ONE / PRISM Edition, designed for deep intelligence, integrates artificial...
The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has announced that Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS) in Tanzania will be the host location of a new Global Learning Center (GLC).
News | Radiology Education | October 01, 2020
October 1, 2020 — The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has announced that Muhimbili University of Health...
Siemens Healthineers has introduced a new version of its c.cam dedicated cardiac nuclear medicine system to the U.S. market. This single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) scanner with a reclining patient chair offers nuclear cardiology providers a low total cost of ownership, ease of installation, and a high level of image quality.
News | SPECT Imaging | September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020 — Siemens Healthineers has introduced a new version of its c.cam dedicated cardiac nuclear medicine...
A new artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can identify when medical images are likely to be difficult for either a radiologist or AI to make an effective diagnosis.
News | Artificial Intelligence | September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020 — A new artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can identify when medical images are likely to be...
The University at Buffalo has received a four-year, $1.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop a new, portable breast imaging system that has the potential to better identify breast cancer.
News | Breast Imaging | September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020 — The University at Buffalo has received a four-year, $1.4 million grant from the National...
Newly released study results present a strong case for lung cancer screening in New Zealand — particularly for Māori whose mortality rates are between three and four times higher than other ethnic groups.

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News | Lung Imaging | September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020 — Newly released study results present a strong case for lung cancer screening in New Zealand —...