• May 25, 2017 — A U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) review of the safety ramifications of gadolinium-based contrast agents for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has not identified adverse health affects from gadolinium retained in the brain.

  • Partners HealthCare and GE Healthcare announced a 10-year collaboration to rapidly develop, validate and strategically integrate deep learning technology across the entire continuum of care. The collaboration will be executed through the newly formed Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham...

  • Philips announced the debut of its TrueVue, GlassVue and aRevealA.I. capabilities on the company’s Epiq 7 and 5 and Affiniti 70 and 50 ultrasound systems. The new visualization tools work together to enable photorealistic, transparent and 3-D visualization in one touch, delivering more...

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    The term mesothelioma was coined in 1909, just a few years after the introduction of medical X-ray imaging. The term was developed after thousands of autopsies, numerous discoveries and significant research linked asbestos to a deadly form of cancer.

  • The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday narrowly approved the American Health Care Act, the legislation designed by House Republican leadership and backed by President Donald Trump to replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare.

Technology | Archive Cloud Storage | May 26, 2017

Intelerad Medical Systems launched CosmosOne, a living medical archive that centralizes all types of patient health...

Double Black Imaging Acquires Richardson Electronics' PACS Display Business
News | Flat Panel Displays | May 26, 2017

May 26, 2017 — Double Black Imaging announced that it has acquired the Image Systems PACS (picture archiving and...

NucleusHealth Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Nucleus.io
Technology | Remote Viewing Systems | May 25, 2017

NucleusHealth has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its Nucleus.io technology....

News | Enterprise Imaging | May 25, 2017

At the 2017 annual meeting of the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM), June 1-3 in Pittsburgh, Konica...

Royal College of Radiologists Publishes New Guidance on Interventional Oncology
News | Interventional Radiology | May 25, 2017

May 25, 2017 —The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) has published a new edition of its guidance on the application...

FDA says gadolinium retention in the brain is not a safety issue
Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 25, 2017

May 25, 2017 — A U.S.

Targeted MRI Could Pinpoint Aggressive Prostate Cancers Before They Spread

The ZD2-Gd probe, represented by the orange ball and green arrow, binds to the EDB-FN in the prostate cancer cells with high metastatic potential. This results in a strong MRI signal (upper right). Prostate cancer cells with low metastatic potential have no EDB-FN and so there is no MRI signal (lower right). Credit: Han, et al., Bioconjug Chem-Apr-2017

News | Prostate Cancer | May 24, 2017

A research team funded by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) has engineered a...

Society of Interventional Radiology Backs Reallocations Bill for Graduate Medical Education
News | Interventional Radiology | May 24, 2017

Fourteen members of the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) took to Capitol Hill recently to express the...

ACR Launches Free Online Resource for Patient- and Family-Centered Care
News | Patient Engagement | May 24, 2017

May 24, 2017 — The new American College of Radiology (ACR)...

Barco Presents Multimodality Imaging Display Solutions at SIIM 2017
News | Flat Panel Displays | May 24, 2017

Barco announced that several of its diagnostic display systems will be on display at the 2017 Society for Imaging...

Image Diagnostics Unveils Uni Diagnost UD1 at American Urology Association Meeting
Technology | Interventional Radiology | May 24, 2017

Image Diagnostics Inc. (IDI) recently unveiled the Uni Diagnost, the first integrated multipurpose imaging table,...

News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | May 24, 2017

The University Medical Centre (UMC) Utrecht in the Netherlands recently treated the first patient as part of a...

New Research Finds Radiologists Serve More CMS Beneficiaries Each Year Than Other Specialties
News | Business | May 23, 2017

According to a new study, diagnostic radiologists on average serve more unique Medicare beneficiaries each year than...

First Patient Treated With Pencil Beam Scanning at Institute Curie Proton Therapy Center
News | Proton Therapy | May 23, 2017

May 23, 2017 — IBA announced that the first patient has been treated with pencil beam scanning (PBS) technology at...

Asterias MRI Data Shows AST-OPC1 Cells Prevent Cavitation in Severe Spinal Cord Injury Patients
News | Orthopedic Imaging | May 23, 2017

Asterias Biotherapeutics Inc. recently announced new positive serial magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) data from its...

ACR Data Science Institute to Guide Artificial Intelligence Use in Medical Imaging
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 23, 2017

May 23, 2017 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) announced the launch of the...

artificial intelligence
Blog | Enterprise Imaging | May 23, 2017

Imagine artificial super intelligence. ... machine cognition beyond human comprehension. Is it the answer to the...

Norwegian Study Confirms Benefits of Pressure-Based Breast Compression for Mammography
News | Mammography | May 22, 2017

Sigmascreening recently announced that a large independent Norwegian study further confirms Sigma’s hypothesis that...

Neiman Institute Releases Breast Screening Bundle Tool
News | Business | May 22, 2017

A new free resource allows radiology practices to estimate professional, technical and global bundled prices for...

ACR Highlights Initial Results of R-SCAN Program at 2017 Annual Meeting
News | Clinical Decision Support | May 22, 2017

The American College of Radiology (ACR) announced a series of sessions at the 2017 Annual Meeting that will...

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