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.

Carestream Supplies Wireless Digital X-ray Detectors for 2018 NFL Combine
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | February 27, 2018

February 27, 2018 — In addition to demonstrating their speed, agility and strength at the 2018 National Football...

Mirada Medical Releases DLCExpert for Radiotherapy Treatment Planning
Technology | Treatment Planning | February 22, 2018

February 22, 2018 — U.K.-based medical imaging software provider Mirada Medical has released DLCExpert, the first...

Aidoc Introduces AI Solution for Whole-Body CT Scan Analysis
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 20, 2018

February 20, 2018 — Deep learning startup company Aidoc announced what it calls the world’s first and only...

Arterys Receives First FDA Clearance for Oncology Imaging Suite With Deep Learning
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | February 15, 2018

February 15, 2018 — Arterys Inc. announced its fifth 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

Planmed Launches Improved Planmed Verity CBCT Scanner
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | February 07, 2018

February 8, 2018 — Planmed announced the launch of the improved Planmed Verity...

MedyMatch Receives FDA Device Designation for Intracranial Hemorrhage Software
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | February 01, 2018

February 1, 2018 – MedyMatch Technology, a company focused on helping physicians provide accurate patient assessment...

New Policy Decisions Give Millions Access to HeartFlow FFRct Analysis
News | Cardiac Imaging | February 01, 2018

February 1, 2018 – HeartFlow announced that seven new commercial payers issued positive medical policies covering...

Machine Learning Techniques Generate Clinical Labels of Medical Scans
News | Artificial Intelligence | January 31, 2018

January 31, 2018 — Researchers used machine learning techniques, including natural language processing algorithms,...

An example of opto-acoustic breast imaging using the Seno system.

An example of opto-acoustic breast imaging using the Seno system.  

Feature | RSNA 2017 | January 29, 2018

January 26, 2017 — There were three high-impact clinical trials presented at the 2017 Radiological Society of North...

Brain-scan guided emergency stroke treatment can save more lives
News | Neuro Imaging | January 25, 2018

January 25, 2018 – Advances in brain ...

Siemens Healthineers, Florida Hospital Collaborate to Improve Health Care Outcomes
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | January 23, 2018

January 23, 2018 – Siemens Healthineers and Florida Hospital, part of Adventist Health System, have announced a...

Hospital for Special Surgery Invests in Sectra Orthopedic 3-D Planning Software
News | Orthopedic Imaging | January 18, 2018

January 18, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra announces that Hospital for...

Philips Introduces Technology Maximizer Program for Imaging Equipment Upgrades
Technology | Radiology Imaging | January 17, 2018

January 17, 2018 — Philips recently announced the launch of Technology Maximizer, a cross-modality program designed...

Fat Distribution in Women and Men Provides Clues to Heart Attack Risk
News | Women's Health | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – It’s not the amount of fat in your body but where it is stored that may increase your risk for...

Emergency Radiologists See Inner Toll of Opioid Use Disorders

Rates of Imaging Positivity for IV-SUDs Complications. Image courtesy of Efren J. Flores, M.D.

News | Clinical Trials | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – Emergency radiologists are seeing a high prevalence of patients with complications related to...

Minimally Invasive Treatment Provides Relief from Back Pain

Lumbar spine MRI showing disc herniation and nerve root at baseline and one month after treatment

News | Interventional Radiology | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — The majority of patients were pain-free after receiving a new image-guided pulsed radiofrequency...

CT Shows Enlarged Aortas in Former Pro Football Players

3-D rendering from a cardiac CT dataset demonstrating mild dilation of the ascending aorta.

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — Former National Football League (NFL) players are more likely to have enlarged aortas, a...

3-D-Printed Prosthetic Implants Could Improve Treatment for Hearing Loss

Size comparison between 3-D printed prosthesis implant and a penny.

News | Medical 3-D Printing | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — Researchers using...

BlueCross BlueShield Companies in Eight States Issue Positive Medical Policies for HeartFlow FFRct Analysis
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | December 28, 2017

December 28, 2017 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that Health Care Service Corp. (HCSC), which operates Blue Cross and...

Artificial intelligence was the number one topic in radiology in 2017.

Artificial intelligence was the number one topic of interest in radiology in 2017, based on the most popular articles and videos on ITN in 2017.

Feature | Radiology Imaging | December 28, 2017

The Imaging Technology News (ITN) website had another record year with more than 1.25 million page views in 2017....