Colonoscopy Systems

Colonoscopy systems allow doctors to look at the inside of the colon. News and new technology innovations for colonoscopy systems can be found here.

CT Colon from iCAD uses sophisticated image processing software to automatically identify polyps in CTC images.

Feature | July 22, 2009 | Marc Filerman is the vice president of global marketing for iCAD Inc.

According to the American Cancer Society, colorectal cancer is second only to lung cancer as America’s leading...

News | June 24, 2009

June 25, 2009- Medicsight PLC, a computer-aided detection (CAD) and image analysis software developer,...

News | May 29, 2009

May 29, 2009 - In the article "CMS's Landmark Decision on CT Colonography — Examining the Relevant Data," by Sanket...

News | May 12, 2009

May 12, 2009 - Medicare, the U.S. federal health insurance plan for the elderly and disabled, will not pay for...

News | May 12, 2009

May 12, 2009 - The American College of Radiology (ACR) released a statement today saying that "Congress should act...

Feature | May 08, 2009

May 8, 2009 - The debate heats up amongst doctors in the advent of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services...

News | March 09, 2009

March 9, 2009 - At a Capitol Hill briefing, colorectal screening experts said today that Medicare should...

News | February 16, 2009

February 16, 2009 - The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is accepting comments until mid-March on...

News | February 12, 2009

February 12, 2009 - The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) decided not to support...

News | January 14, 2009

January 14, 2009 – A published report of a meta-analysis by Thad Wilkins, M.D., et al. in the January/February issue...

News | December 30, 2008

December 30, 2008 - Widespread adoption of computed tomographic colonography (CTC) will lead to the...

News | December 16, 2008

December 16, 2008 – Researchers from Yale University School of Medicine compared narrow-band imaging (NBI)...

News | November 25, 2008

November 25, 2008 - Ziosoft Inc. signed a partnership agreement with Medicsight PLC to market the company’s...

News | November 23, 2008

November 24, 2008 - Visage Imaging signed a comprehensive marketing agreement with Viatronix, a developer...

News | November 18, 2008

November 18, 2008 - Medicsight PLC has submitted for a 510(k) Premarket Notification to the FDA for clearance to...

News | October 26, 2008

October 27, 2008 - TeraRecon Inc. is highlighting to its CT Colon package at the 9th International...

News | September 24, 2008

September 25, 2008 - In a milestone for virtual colonoscopy, the New England Journal of Medicine published results...

News | September 17, 2008

September 18, 2008 - CT colonographic screening identified 90 percent of subjects with adenomas or cancers measuring...

News | September 17, 2008

September 18, 2008 – The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) said today that the results of the...

News | July 13, 2008

July 14, 2008 - The American College of Radiology�s (ACR) CT colonography guidelines recommend that polyps ≤ 5mm...