Computed Tomography (CT)

lung cancer recurrence, biomarker blood test, CT scans, 2017 Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium, clinical study
News | Lung Cancer | March 28, 2017

Results from a prospective clinical trial showed a blood test looking at specific biomarkers was able to detect lung...

Technology | Colonoscopy Systems | March 27, 2017

March 27, 2017 — Bracco Diagnostics Inc. announced the launch of its PROTOCO2L TOUCH Colon Insufflator.

Medsquare, VirtualDose CT module, organ dose calculation, DACS Radiation Dose Monitor, RDM
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | March 24, 2017

Medsquare announced the integration of the organ dose module VirtualDose CT into its DACS (dose archive and...

Carestream, 2017 NFL Scouting Combine, digital X-ray, cone beam CT, CBCT
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | March 23, 2017

Carestream announced that it provided a DRX Plus 3543 digital X-ray detector for the 2017 National Football League (...

moblie lung CT unit, first in the U.S., Carolinas, Levine Cancer Institute, Samsung NeuroLogica, BodyTom CT scanner
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | March 22, 2017

Samsung NeuroLogica announced that its portable computed tomography (CT) technology will be included in Carolinas...

Toshiba, Aquilion One CT, model-based iterative reconstruction, MBIR, ACC 2017, FIRST, RSNA 2017
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | March 21, 2017

March 21, 2017 — Toshiba Medical demonstrated its Forward projected model-based Iterative Reconstruction SoluTion (...

lung cancer screening, patient education, low dose computed tomography, LDCT scan, Chest journal study, counseling, shared decision-making
News | Lung Cancer | March 15, 2017

A new study in the journal Chest determined that a structured prescreening counseling and shared decision-making...

CTA, CT angiography, predict heart attacks, Radiology study
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | March 14, 2017

Noninvasive computed tomography (CT) angiography and stress tests can help predict which patients are likely to...

Carestream, OnSight 3-D Extremity System, cone beam CT, CBCT, AAOS 2017, Resurgens Orthopaedics, Atlanta
News | Orthopedic Imaging | March 09, 2017

Carestream will demonstrate its OnSight 3-D Extremity System that uses cone beam computed tomography (CBCT)...

calcium scan, CAC score, CT, heart disease screening, prevention, JACC Cardiovascular Imaging study
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | March 08, 2017

Through computed tomography (CT) images of the heart and other types of imaging, build-up of dangerous coronary...

Philips, Access CT, debut, ECR 2017, RSNA 2017
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | March 03, 2017

At the 2017 European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Philips unveiled its newest computed tomography (CT) solution, the...

CT colonography, patient and provider groups, Congress, screening, H.R. 1298
News | Colonoscopy Systems | March 02, 2017

Major colorectal cancer care advocacy groups and medical societies have released a statement strongly urging...

ACR, guideline update, NEMA XR-29 Smart Dose Standard, Medic Vision, SafeCT-29
News | Radiation Dose Management | February 28, 2017

February 28, 2017 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) published...

common adult CT examinations, computed tomography, diagnostic reference levels, DRLs, radiation dose, achievable dose, AD
News | Radiation Dose Management | February 23, 2017

Using data from the world’s largest computed tomography (CT) dose index registry, researchers have established...

Children's Hospital Los Angeles, CHLA, Frank Ing, 3-D printed model, pulmonary artery

Pediatric interventional cardiologist Frank Ing, M.D., chief of the Division of Cardiology and co-director of the Heart Institute at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Photo courtesy of Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

Feature | 3-D Printing | February 22, 2017

When Children’s Hospital Los Angeles cardiologists found evidence that a portion of Nate Yamane’s pulmonary artery...

GE Healthcare, GSI Xtream, FDA clearance, spectral CT, Revolution, RSNA 2017
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | February 15, 2017

February 15, 2017 — GE Healthcare announced U.S.

HeartFlow FFRct Analysis, NICE guidance, U.K., United Kingdom, guidelines, stable chest pain
News | Cardiac Imaging | February 14, 2017

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) in the United Kingdom recently issued guidance for use...

lung cancer screening, low dose computed tomography, LDCT, current and former smokers, JAMA Oncology study
News | Lung Cancer | February 10, 2017

Lung cancer screening rates remained very low and unchanged among eligible populations in 2015, despite...

lung cancer screening, computed tomography, CT, screening criteria, PLOS Medicine study
News | Lung Cancer | February 08, 2017

Limiting lung cancer screening to high-risk former smokers may improve cost-effectiveness at a population level,...

RSNA, radiology

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Feature | RSNA 2016 | February 01, 2017 | By Greg Freiherr

There are plenty of uncertainties surrounding medical practice in this country. But, if the Radiological Society of...

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