Advanced Visualization

Software used to manipulate or enhance CT and MRI datasets, including MPR, and 3-D (3D) image reconstruction, perfusion imaging, 3-D printing, and procedural planning and procedural navigation.

Videos | Cardiac Imaging | February 27, 2019
This is a virtual heart with the same electrophysiology characteristics as the real patient unveiled by Siemens at the...
Philips Introduces IntelliSpace Portal 11 at ECR 2019
Technology | Advanced Visualization | February 27, 2019
February 27, 2019 — Philips announced the launch of IntelliSpace Portal 11, the latest release of the company’s...
Philips Launches Epiq CVx and CVxi Cardiovascular Ultrasound Systems

Image courtesy of Philips

Feature | Radiology Imaging | February 27, 2019 | By Dave Fornell
There are several recent trends in X-ray...
EchoPixel allows radiologists to see CT, MRI and ultrasound scans in 3-D

EchoPixel allows radiologists to see CT, MRI and ultrasound scans in 3-D.

Feature | Information Technology | February 27, 2019 | Tatyana Shavel
Medical images take a significant part in patient diagnostics across different care cycle points, including regular...
Philips and Microsoft have partnered to develop an augmented reality system to help imporve workflow and procedural navigation in the cath lab. Physicians wearing visors can view and interact with true 3-D holograms above the patient on the table and manipulate the image with voice and hand motion commands to avoid breaking the sterile field.

Philips and Microsoft have partnered to develop an augmented reality system to help imporve workflow and procedural navigation in the cath lab. Physicians wearing visors can view and interact with true 3-D holograms above the patient on the table and manipulate the image with voice and hand motion commands to avoid breaking the sterile field. 

News | Advanced Visualization | February 25, 2019
February 25, 2019 — Philips will unveil a new...
MRI and Computer Modeling Reveals How Wrist Bones Move

Using fast MRI, UC Davis researchers scanned left and right wrists of men and women and used the data to build computer models of the movement of wrist bones. The data could help understand wrist injuries such as carpal tunnel syndrome. Image courtesy of Brent Foster and Abhijit Chaudhari, UC Davis.

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | February 19, 2019
February 19, 2019 — In a just-published...
Novarad promotes data gathering, storage and exchange across the enterprise at HIMSS19

Novarad promotes data gathering, storage and exchange across the enterprise at HIMSS19. Photo by Greg Freiherr

Blog | Enterprise Imaging | February 15, 2019
The value companies place on collaboration was palpable on the floor of the annual meeting of the...
Synopsys Releases Simpleware ScanIP Medical Software for 3-D Printing
Technology | Medical 3-D Printing | February 14, 2019
February 14, 2019 — Smart technology company Synopsys recently announced the release of the Synopsys Simpleware ScanIP...
Medivis Launches SurgicalAR Augmented Reality Platform
Technology | Virtual and Augmented Reality | February 14, 2019
February 14, 2019 — Medical imaging and visualization company Medivis officially unveiled SurgicalAR, its...
This image from  Hoag Memorial Hospital looks at virtual reality reconstructions versus conventional 2-D images, as shown

Slice v 3D: Patients and surgeons at Hoag Memorial Hospital are looking at virtual reality reconstructions (right) over conventional 2D images. Images courtesy of Hoag Memorial Hospital

Feature | Information Technology | February 13, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr
The same virtual reality (VR) reconstructions that surgeons use to plan and rehearse brain surgeries at Hoag Memorial...
Standards-based interoperability is the key to the use of components critically important to Vital Images’ vision of enterprise imaging

Standards-based interoperability is the key to the use of components critically important to Vital Images’ vision of enterprise imaging. Graphic courtesy of Vital Images

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | February 11, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr
Vital Images has reconciled its vision of the distant future with near term reality. The company has come up with an...
Fujifilm Launches Latest Synapse 3D Version at HIMSS 2019

The new Intravoxel Incoherent Motion (IVIM) MR application in Synapse 3D

Technology | Advanced Visualization | February 08, 2019
February 7, 2019 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. will debut the latest version of its Synapse 3D solution at the...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Information Technology | February 07, 2019
In this video Johann Fernando, Ph.D., Chief Operating Officer of ...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Artificial Intelligence | February 01, 2019
Artificial intelligence can do more than assist in the interpretation of patient images. At...
FDA Clears Perspectum's MRCP+ Digital Biliary Tree Viewer
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 24, 2019
January 24, 2019 — Perspectum Diagnostics received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
Sponsored Content | Whitepapers | Advanced Visualization | January 21, 2019
The cost of unnecessary repeat imaging can be significant, both on the patient and organization. With the help of a...
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Partners With Philips for Health IT and Clinical Informatics
News | Enterprise Imaging | January 16, 2019
January 16, 2019 – Philips announced that NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital has chosen to implement the company’s...
3-D Reconstruction of Ichthyosaurus Skull

A 3-D reconstruction of the ichthyosaurus skull from a computed tomography (CT) scan. Image courtesy of Nigel Larkin, taken at Royal Veterinary College, London.

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | January 09, 2019
January 9, 2019 — A nearly meter-long skull of a giant fossil marine ichthyosaur found in a farmer's field more than 60...