Contrast Media

Contrast media, also called contrast agents, are used to enhance the blood and perfusion in tissues. This includes iodine based contrast for on computed tomography (CT), gadolinium based agents for MRI and lipid bubble contrast agents used in ultrasound.

News | Contrast Media

July 18, 2017 — Guerbet recently announced that it will phase out sales throughout the world of two products: Hexabrix ...

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News | Contrast Media

July 17, 2017 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) recently revised its authoritative guide for the safe and ...

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Technology | CT Angiography (CTA)

June 16, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the indication for GE Healthcare’s imaging ...

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Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

May 25, 2017 — A U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) review of the safety ramifications of gadolinium-based contrast ...

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News | Prostate Cancer

May 24, 2017 — A research team funded by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) has ...

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News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

May 3, 2017 — Scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have developed a novel nanodiamond-based ...

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Sponsored Content | Case Study | Contrast Media Injectors

Improving Efficiency and Reducing Waste The volume of computed tomography (CT) imaging exams continues to grow in the ...

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News | Contrast Media

March 13, 2017 — The Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) of the European Medicines Agency recently ...

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News | Angiography

March 10, 2017 — The most prevalent method for obtaining images of clogged coronary vessels is coronary angiography. For ...

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Feature | Contrast Media Injectors | By Jeff Zagoudis

With medical imaging use on the rise, contrast media use is expected to grow as well, according to a May 2016 report ...

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Technology | Contrast Media

February 2, 2017 — Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of a label ...

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News | Contrast Media

January 30, 2017 — Intravenous contrast media (typically iohexol or iodixanol) used in computed tomography (CT) does not ...

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Videos | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Emanuel Kanal, M.D., director of MRI services and professor of radiology and neuroradiology at the University of ...

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News | Contrast Media

At the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA 2016), Bracco Diagnostics Inc. showcased a ...

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Technology | Contrast Media Injectors

December 5, 2016 — Bracco Diagnostics Inc. announced that CT Exprès — the first and only multi-dose, multi-patient ...

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Technology | Contrast Media

October 4, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a label change ...

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News | Ultrasound Imaging

September 12, 2016 — Tiny microbubbles are being used to more effectively identify liver tumors, according to a study ...

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News | Ultrasound Imaging

September 7, 2016 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. announced that its Aplio 500 Platinum ultrasound system will be ...

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News | Contrast Media

July 12, 2016 — The updated American College of Radiology (ACR) Manual on Contrast Media contains a statement addressing ...

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News | Contrast Media

July 5, 2016 — A study appearing in the July 5 issue of JAMA assessed the association between gadolinium exposure and ...

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