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.

Johns Hopkins, virtual heart modeling tool, VARP, arrhythmias, implanted defibrillator

Examples of how the computer model would classify one patient at high risk for heart arrhythmia and another at low risk. Image courtesy of Royc Faddis/Johns Hopkins University.

News | Advanced Visualization | May 17, 2016

May 17, 2016 — An interdisciplinary Johns Hopkins University team has developed a...

FFR-CT, heartflow
Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 17, 2016 | Jeff Zagoudis

Fractional flow reserve-computed tomography (FFR-CT) is still in the early stages of clinical implementation in the...

cardio-oncology, echo strain assessment, echoinsight, epsilon

Epsilon's EchoInsight software helps analyze cardiac function by evaluating wall motion strain. 

Feature | Cardio-oncology | May 13, 2016 | Dave Fornell

Cardio-oncology is an emerging field that combines the expertise of both cardiology and oncology to assess and treat...

microfocus CT, University of Southampton study, IPF, 3-D imaging, lung disease

2 mm cubes of lung tissue imaged by microCT. In (A) is normal lung tissue and in (B) is IPF lung tissue. The very fine lung structure seen in the normal lung tissue is destroyed by IPF and replaced by the much thicker scar tissue seen in (B). Image courtesy of University of Southampton.

News | Advanced Visualization | April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 — Doctors and scientists at the University of Southampton have used advanced 3-D X-ray imaging...

Siemens, FDA clearance, SMS, GOBrain, MRI applications

Siemens' Simultaneous Multi-Slice application acquires MR images simultaneously as opposed to sequentially, reducing 2-D acquisition times by as much as a factor of 8.

Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 — Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared two new...

EOS imaging Receives FDA Approval for spineEOS, its online 3D Planning Solution for Spine Surgery
Technology | Advanced Visualization | April 22, 2016

EOS imaging, a in 2D/3D orthopedic medical imaging, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA...

Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | April 12, 2016

A discussion on the adoption rate of FFR-CT with Campbell Rogers, M.D., chief medical officer of HeartFlow. It is...

News | Enterprise Imaging | April 08, 2016

April 8, 2016 — Mach7 Technologies and 3D Medical announced the completion of their...

News | Advanced Visualization | April 07, 2016

April 7, 2016 — Circle Cardiovascular Inc. announced the completion of a substantial financing round with...

C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, 3-D printed skull, surgery planning, University of Michigan

A 3-D model of a patient’s skull helped doctors prepare for surgery to remove a rare, high-stage tumor. Image courtesy of University of Michigan Health System.

News | Medical 3-D Printing | April 06, 2016

April 6, 2016 — Doctors at the University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital recently used...

Evolution of the Flat Panel

Image courtesy of Barco.

Feature | Flat Panel Displays | April 06, 2016 | Melinda Taschetta-Millane

Medical-grade display technology has evolved...

University of Alberta study, spine vibration, MRI alternative

This image shows spine vibration technology at work on a patient's back. Image courtesy of the University of Alberta.

News | Orthopedic Imaging | March 31, 2016

March 31, 2016 — A new University of Alberta study shows that vibrating the...

News | HIMSS | March 25, 2016

Novarad exhibited its latest advancements in virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) at the Healthcare Information and...

Technology | Advanced Visualization | March 22, 2016

March 22, 2016 — Olea Medical announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of Olea Sphere 3.0 medical...

ContextVision, ECR 2016, European Congress of Radiology, advanced visualization
News | Advanced Visualization | March 22, 2016

March 22, 2016 — ContextVision exhibited its range of...

Videos | PACS | March 11, 2016

Examples of technologies on the market and a discussion of what to look for in PACS and CVIS workflow efficiencies...

The Unsettling Evolution of Advanced Visualization

Browser-based enterprise viewing promises to bridge the gap between EMR and PACS. (Image courtesy of TeraRecon)

Blog | Advanced Visualization | March 09, 2016

“You keep same-in’ when you ought to be a changin’ … One of these days these boots are gonna walk all over you.”...

EOS imaging, spineEOS, spine surgery treatment planning, AAOS, CE Mark
News | Orthopedic Imaging | March 08, 2016

March 8, 2016 — EOS imaging announced that it has received CE Mark for spineEOS, its online 3-D planning software...

Planmeca ProModel, 3-D printing, first Nordic facial tissue transplant procedure

Image courtesy of Planmeca

News | Medical 3-D Printing | March 04, 2016

March 4, 2016 — The first facial tissue transplant procedure in the history of the Nordic countries was performed...

Materialise, Mimics Care Suite, 3-D printing in hospitals
News | Medical 3-D Printing | March 03, 2016

March 3, 2016 — Materialise NV announced the launch of the Materialise Mimics Care Suite, a full suite of software...