Computed Tomography (CT)

Third Annual Data Science Bowl Winners Advance Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening
News | Lung Cancer | May 09, 2017

Management consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton and data science company Kaggle recently announced the winners of the...

low-dose lung CT scan

An example of a low-dose CT scan of the lungs, showing lung cancer. Image courtesy of Toshiba.

Feature | Lung Cancer | May 05, 2017 | Alison Grimes

The term mesothelioma was coined in 1909, just a few years after the introduction of medical X-ray imaging.

Mevion and medPhoton Bring Advanced Cone Beam CT Imaging to Proton Therapy
News | Proton Therapy | May 04, 2017

Mevion Medical Systems announced a strategic agreement with medPhoton GmbH to integrate ImagingRing, an innovative...

Men Need More Frequent Lung Cancer Screening Than Women
News | Lung Cancer | May 02, 2017

May 2, 2017 — Men need more frequent lung...

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center Adopts Samsung BodyTom for Brachytherapy Suite
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 20, 2017

Samsung NeuroLogica recently announced that the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center in Sacramento, Calif., added...

University of California Study Searches for Consistent CT Dose Best Practices
News | Radiation Dose Management | April 17, 2017

A new study led by UC San Francisco has found that radiation doses can be safely and effectively reduced – and more...

Carestream Exhibits OnSight 3-D Extremity System at 2017 American  Academy of Orthopaedic Executives Meeting
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 14, 2017

April 14, 2017 — Carestream Health will demonstrate the potential for gains in both productivity and profitability...

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Contrast Media Injectors | April 13, 2017

The volume of computed tomography (CT) imaging exams continues to grow in the United States,[2] adding pressure to...

Toshiba Medical Launches Aquilion Lightning CT System
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 12, 2017

April 12, 2017 — Providers can now offer enhanced care and safe imaging to patients with a compact and economical...

FDA Clears Siemens Somatom go. CT platform
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 11, 2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Somatom go. computed tomography (CT) platform from...

MRI

Using MRI to image pediatric patients allows for more detailed images and eliminated radiation dose. (Image courtesy of Philips Healthcare)

Feature | Pediatric Imaging | April 10, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Radiation dose management and right-sizing dose are some of the most important concerns for pediatric medical...

SCCT, Toshiba Medical, partnership, residents-in-training
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 05, 2017

The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) and Toshiba Medical announced a new partnership dedicated...

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...

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