Clinical Trials

Clinical trials and studies about imaging technology can be found on this channel.

Blood Test Rules Out Breast Cancer Regardless of Density
News | Oncology Diagnostics | November 03, 2017

November 3, 2017 — A new study published in ...

Post-Concussion Brain Changes Persist for Pre-Teen Hockey Players
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | November 02, 2017

November 2, 2017 — Young hockey players who have suffered concussions may still show changes in the white matter of...

PTCOG-NA Studies Address Cost and Coverage Issues With Proton Therapy
News | Proton Therapy | November 01, 2017

November 1, 2017 – Physicians from across the country gathered in Chicago last week to discuss the most recent...

Proton Therapy Lowers Treatment Side Effects in Pediatric Head and Neck Cancer Patients
News | Proton Therapy | November 01, 2017

November 1, 2017 — Pediatric patients with head and neck cancer can be treated with...

Football Position and Length of Play Affect Brain Impact
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | October 31, 2017

October 31, 2017 — Researchers have found that damage to white matter in the brains of former college and...

Study Finds Women With High Breast Cancer Risk Declining MRI Screening
News | MRI Breast | October 31, 2017

October 31, 2017 — Some women, because of genetic predisposition, personal or family history, have a higher than...

Proton Therapy Shows Promising Clinical Benefits for Esophageal, Prostate and Breast Cancer
News | Proton Therapy | October 30, 2017

October 30, 2017 — The National Association for Proton Therapy (NAPT) announced a number of clinical papers showing...

Researchers Identify Major Factors Impacting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Cancer Survival
News | Oncology Diagnostics | October 27, 2017

October 27, 2017 — Racial/ethnic disparities in cancer survival in the U.S. are well documented, but the underlying...

Integration of Smoking Cessation Within CT Lung Cancer Screenings Shows Life-Saving Results
News | Lung Cancer | October 26, 2017

October 26, 2017 — A study that integrated robust smoking cessation programs into an organized...

MR-Guided Radiotherapy Prolongs Median Survival for Inoperable, Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
News | Radiation Therapy | October 25, 2017

October 25, 2017 — ViewRay Inc. announced outcomes data presented during the recent 2017 Annual Meeting of the...

Scientists Develop Portable Bedside Brain Scanner for Babies
News | Pediatric Imaging | October 23, 2017

October 23, 2017 — Scientists have devised a portable, noninvasive direct approach to image infant...

Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Safe and Effective Detector of Liver Cancer
News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 19, 2017

October 19, 2017 — Doctors can effectively detect liver cancer with...

Study Examines Characteristics of Mobile Mammography Patients
News | Mammography | October 18, 2017

October 18, 2017 — Significant differences were found among women receiving...

Machine Learning Identifies Breast Lesions Likely to Become Cancer
News | Artificial Intelligence | October 18, 2017

October 18, 2017 — A machine learning tool can help identify which high-risk...

Cleveland Clinic Researchers Reveal Biomarker for Guiding Prostate Cancer Treatment
News | Prostate Cancer | October 17, 2017

October 17, 2017 — Back-to-back discoveries from Cleveland Clinic demonstrate for the first time how a testosterone-...

TMIST Mammography Study Opens Enrollment
News | Mammography | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — The Tomosynthesis Mammographic Imaging Screening Trial (TMIST), the first randomized trial to...

CyberKnife System Provides Excellent Long-Term Control of Low-Risk Prostate Cancer
News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | October 10, 2017

October 10, 2017 — Accuray Inc. announced that data from a prospective study of 230 men with low-risk...

News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | October 10, 2017

October 10, 2017 — Elekta announced that members of the Elekta MR-linac Consortium reported data related to the...

Stanford Trial Demonstrates Accuracy of Accuro Image-Guided Epidural System
News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 09, 2017

October 9, 2017 — A clinical trial conducted at Stanford University Medical Center...