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.

Toshiba Highlights Latest CT Advancements at RSNA 2017
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | September 18, 2017

September 18, 2017 — Toshiba Medical announced that it will display several new enhancements to its existing...

Hitachi Supria True64 CT Receives FDA Clearance
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | September 15, 2017

September 15, 2017 — Hitachi Healthcare Americas Inc. announced it has attained U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

Matrix Analytics Beginning Validation of Deep Learning Lung CT Tools
News | Lung Cancer | September 13, 2017

September 13, 2017 — Matrix Analytics announced it will clinically validate its LungDirect deep learning and...

CT Scans Help Predict Patient Survival Following Hip Fractures
News | Orthopedic Imaging | September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 — Using ...

Orange County, Calif. Hospital Adopts Siemens Somatom Force CT for Cardiac Imaging
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 — Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian recently became the first hospital in Orange County, Calif...

Patient X-ray radiation exposure from medical imaging has been a hot topic in radiology and has prompted the implementation of radiation dose monitoring systems.
Feature | Radiation Dose Management | September 08, 2017 | By Dave Fornell

Patient X-ray...

Technology | Radiation Dose Management | September 07, 2017

September 7, 2017 — Sapheneia and Scannerside received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance to...

Liver cancer advanced imaging. Webinar will cover new advances for more precise targeting of Liver Cancer.
Sponsored Content | Webinar | Advanced Visualization | August 29, 2017

The webinar "Multi-Modality 3D Quantitative Imaging in Cancer Care: Clinical Value and Future Perspectives" focuses...

20/20 GeneSystems Launches AI-Based Lung Cancer Detection Technology in China
Technology | Lung Cancer | August 28, 2017

August 28, 2017 — 20/20 GeneSystems Inc. recently released in China what is believed to be the world’s first machine...

Philips to Develop FFR-CT in Partnership With HeartFlow
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 28, 2017

August 28, 2017 — Philips Healthcare and HeartFlow Inc. announced they entered into a collaboration agreement to...

St. Cloud Hospital Installs Toshiba Aquilion One Genesis CT for Emergency Department
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 23, 2017

August 23, 2017 — Central Minnesota residents now have access to advanced...

Houston Methodist Hospital Enters Multi-Year Technology and Research Agreement With Siemens Healthineers
News | Radiology Imaging | August 17, 2017

August 17, 2017 — Houston Methodist Hospital and Siemens Healthineers have entered into a multi-year agreement to...

X-ray of a knee replacement. CMS may change reimbursements for joint and knee replacements. Patient Marilyn Fornell.

CMS may change how it reimburses for knee replacements and said it may eliminate bundled payments for acute cardiac care.

Feature | Radiology Business | August 16, 2017 | Dave Fornell

August 16, 2017 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a proposed rule to reduce the...

Four Blue Cross Blue Shield Companies Issue Positive Medical Policies on HeartFlow FFRct Analysis
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 09, 2017

August 9, 2017 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that four Blue Cross Blue Shield companies have each issued a positive...

3D printing of the heart and coronary artery tree from a patient's CT scan.
Webinar | Medical 3-D Printing | August 09, 2017

Learn how 3-D printing empowers medical device manufacturer Medtronic to bring products to market faster, develop...

Moffitt Cancer Center Enhances Patient Care with Toshiba Medical's Infinix-i 4-D
News | Interventional Radiology | August 03, 2017

August 3, 2017 — Cancer patients at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla., now have access to advanced diagnostic...

Children awaiting imaging studies play at an interactive wall in Children’s Hospital of Georgia

Children awaiting imaging studies play at an interactive wall in Children’s Hospital of Georgia.

Sponsored Content | Blog | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 03, 2017

It looked like the autistic child at the...

The American Lung Association created LUNG FORCE, a national movement to defeat lung cancer
News | Lung Cancer | August 02, 2017

To raise public awareness of lung cancer — the leading cancer killer of men and women — the American Lung...

GE Healthcare to License Duke University's CT Organ Dosimetry Technology
News | Radiation Dose Management | July 31, 2017

July 31, 2017 — GE Healthcare announced that it has licensed...

Contrast Media from Bayer, trends in contrast media and developments in contrast media
Feature | Contrast Media | July 28, 2017 | By Dave Fornell

Here are several updates in medical imaging ...