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.

Samsung Unveils Mobile CT OmniTom at RSNA 2017
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 26, 2017

November 26, 2017 — Samsung Electronics debuted its OmniTom mobile 16-slice...

Carestream Shows New Optional Advanced Metal Artifact Reduction for OnSight 3-D Extremity System
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 21, 2017

November 21, 2017 — Carestream Health will demonstrate new optional advanced metal artifact reduction software for...

Siemens Healthineers Announces First U.S. Installs of Somatom go.Up CT System
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 15, 2017

November 15, 2017 — Center for Diagnostic Imaging (CDI), one of the nation’s largest providers of diagnostic imaging...

Synthetic CT Images Suitable for Prostate Cancer Radiotherapy Planning
News | Treatment Planning | November 14, 2017

November 14, 2017 — Spectronic Medical announced that new data for their MRIPlanner software, generating...

Detection Technology Introduces Off-the-Shelf Tileable CT Detector Module
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 13, 2017

November 13, 2017 — Detection Technology recently introduced the world’s first off-the-shelf, tileable...

Siemens Healthineers Introduces Share360 Tailored Service Portfolio
News | Radiology Imaging | November 10, 2017

November 10, 2017 — To address the specific needs of...

Johns Hopkins Researchers, Carestream Give Presentations on Medical Imaging Advances at RSNA
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 09, 2017

November 9, 2017 — Researchers from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Carestream Health scientists...

Sectra to Provide Orthopedic Post-Operative Follow-Up for Teleradiology Company
News | Orthopedic Imaging | November 09, 2017

November 9, 2017 — International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra recently signed an agreement...

UnityPoint Health Installs Infinix-i 4-D CT System for Interventional Procedures
News | Interventional Radiology | November 08, 2017

November 8, 2017 — Physicians at UnityPoint Health Methodist, Peoria, Ill., are now offering fast, safe and accurate...

3D CT image reconstruction of the thoracic organs and the heart using Philips software.
Webinar | Advanced Visualization | November 07, 2017

The webinar “Innovation and Success in 3D-inspired Development of the Business and Clinical Practice,” took place...

EOS Imaging Hosts Symposium During American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting
News | Orthopedic Imaging | November 07, 2017

November 7, 2017 — EOS imaging hosted a symposium entitled “How 3-D Weight-Bearing Planning from EOS Images...

Expanding Applications for Computed Tomography

Photo courtesy of GE Healthcare

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 03, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Computed tomography (CT) continues to be...

Koning Corp. Receives Vizient New Innovative Technology Contract for Breast CT System
News | Women's Health | October 31, 2017

October 31, 2017 — Koning Corp. announced it will showcase its Koning Breast...

Integration of Smoking Cessation Within CT Lung Cancer Screenings Shows Life-Saving Results
News | Lung Cancer | October 26, 2017

October 26, 2017 — A study that integrated robust smoking cessation programs into an organized...

Johns Hopkins Surgeons Perform First Real-Time Image Guided Spine Surgery

Nicholas Theodore, M.D., (center) and the Excelsius robot he designed for image-guided spine surgery. Image courtesy of Johns Hopkins Medicine.

News | Procedure Navigation Systems | October 20, 2017

October 20, 2017 — Surgeons at The Johns Hopkins Hospital have for the first time used a real-time, image-guided...

IBA Announces First Use of Gating With Active Scanning Proton Therapy in Italy
News | Proton Therapy | October 17, 2017

October 17, 2017 — The Trento Azienda Provinciale per i Servizi Sanitari (APSS) and IBA announced the successful...

Infinitt Adds Organ Dose Data to Radiation Dose Management Solution
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | October 10, 2017

October 10, 2017 — Infinitt announced that its DoseM web-based...

Carestream Showcases Imaging and Healthcare IT Systems at RSNA 2017
News | Information Technology | October 10, 2017

October 10, 2017 — Carestream will be highlighting several of its imaging systems and healthcare...

Medis Releases QAngio CT v3.1
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 09, 2017

October 9, 2017 — Medis has released a new version of its QAngio...

Toshiba's Aquilion One Genesis CT Offers New Advances for Emergency Department Imaging
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 02, 2017

October 2, 2017 — Healthcare providers now have access to fast and safe emergency department (ED)...