Computed Tomography (CT)

CT systems use a series of X-ray images to create an image volume dataset with slices that can be manipulated on any plane using advanced visualization software. The section includes computed tomography scanners, CT contrast agents, CT angiography (CTA and CCTA), CT perfusion, spectral CT (dual-source CT), and iterative reconstruction dose reduction software.

James Min Named Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 01, 2018

May 1, 2018 — James K. Min, M.D., FSCCT, has been selected for a five-year term as the new editor-in-chief of the...

360 Degree View Inside a Mobile Stroke Unit Ambulance at Northwestern Medicine
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | May 01, 2018

This is a 360 degree view inside the back of the...

iSchemaView Receives FDA Clearance for Rapid CTA
Technology | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 01, 2018

May 1, 2018 — Cerebrovascular imaging analysis company iSchemaView received final clearance from the U.S. Food and...

USNS Mercy CT Scan with patient and tech

A hospital corpsman puts a mock patient into the CT scan machine during a mass casualty drill aboard the U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19). Image courtesy of Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kelsey L. Adams

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 27, 2018

April 27, 2018 — The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Mercy took part in a mass casualty drill April 23, 2018, during...

HeartFlow FFRct Analysis Added to ITP Payment Program in the U.K.
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | April 25, 2018

April 25, 2018 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that the National Health Service (NHS) England has chosen the HeartFlow...

National Cancer Institute Grant Creates National Lung Cancer Screening Center
News | Lung Cancer | April 23, 2018

April 23, 2018 — Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and four other...

This image, taken with Canon's Aquilion One, shows a lung with metastases from bowel cancer.

This image, taken with Canon’s Aquilion One, shows a lung with metastases from bowel cancer. Image courtesy of Canon.

Feature | Lung Cancer | April 18, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis

In recent years, low-dose computed tomography (CT) screening has emerged as a proven, effective method to detect...

FDA Clears Siemens' Somatom go.All, go.Top CT Scanners
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 18, 2018

April 18, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Somatom go.All and Somatom go.Top...

Canon Medical Systems' Aquilion Precision CT Receives FDA Clearance
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 13, 2018

April 13, 2018 — Canon Medical Systems USA Inc. this week received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance...

FDA Clears Siemens Healthineers' Somatom Force CT With FAST Integrated Workflow
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 13, 2018

April 13, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the latest version of the Somatom Force,...

Brainomix Secures $9.8m Investment to Tackle Strokes With AI
News | Stroke | April 05, 2018

April 5, 2018 — Medical imaging company Brainomix has attracted £7m ($9.8 million) of investment to bring its...

FDA Clears Siemens Somatom Edge Plus CT System
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 04, 2018

April 4, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Somatom Edge Plus...

Canon Medical Systems Highlights Aquilion One/Genesis CT Stroke Suite at SIR 2018
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | March 29, 2018

March 29, 2018 — The Aquilion One/Genesis Edition...

Edwards Completes Enrollment in PARTNER 3 Low-Risk CT Sub-Study
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | March 27, 2018

March 27, 2018 — Edwards Lifesciences Corp. announced that enrollment is complete in the...

Median Technologies and the Nice University Hospital to Use AI in Lung Cancer Screening
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 15, 2018

March 15, 2018 – Median Technologies, the industry-leading Imaging Phenomics Company and the Nice University...

Siemens Healthineers Launches New Partners for Digital Ecosystem at HIMSS 2018
News | PACS Accessories | March 12, 2018

March 12, 2018 — At the 2018 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Annual Conference and...

A suspected pulmonary embolism on a conventional CT image is confirmed on a spectral CT by the presence of a corresponding wedge-shaped perfusion defect.

A suspected pulmonary embolism on a conventional CT image (left (or top), red arrow) is confirmed on a spectral CT by the presence of a corresponding wedge-shaped perfusion defect (right (or bottom), red outline). The spectral image was reconstructed when conventional CT images were not enough to form a definitive diagnosis. All data was acquired simultaneously using a Philips IQon Spectral CT scanner. (Images courtesy of Dr. Gopal V. Punjabi, Hennepin County Medical Center)

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At SSM Health, Improving Quality of Care is Central to the 3-D Imaging Lab
Sponsored Content | Case Study | Radiology Imaging | March 06, 2018

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Sponsored Content | Case Study | Contrast Media Injectors | March 06, 2018

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