CT Angiography (CTA)

CTA, CT angiography, predict heart attacks, Radiology study
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | March 14, 2017

Noninvasive computed tomography (CT) angiography and stress tests can help predict which patients are likely to...

calcium scan, CAC score, CT, heart disease screening, prevention, JACC Cardiovascular Imaging study
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | March 08, 2017

Through computed tomography (CT) images of the heart and other types of imaging, build-up of dangerous coronary...

HeartFlow FFRct Analysis, NICE guidance, U.K., United Kingdom, guidelines, stable chest pain
News | Cardiac Imaging | February 14, 2017

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) in the United Kingdom recently issued guidance for use...

CT, computed tomography, IV contrast media, acute kidney injury risk, Annals of Emergency Medicine study

A new study in Annals of Emergency Medicine finds no association between intravenous contrast media used in computed tomography (CT) and kidney damage. Roughly 80 million doses of IV contrast media are given every year. Credit: American College of Emergency Physicians

News | Contrast Media | January 30, 2017

Intravenous contrast media (typically iohexol or iodixanol) used in computed tomography (CT) does not appear to be...

Arterys, Cardiac MRI, cardiac MRI advances

An example of the Arterys blood flow imaging assessment software that can help automate cardiac MRI. 

Feature | RSNA 2016 | January 30, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Each year imaging system manufacturers use the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting at the end of...

Videos | Business | December 23, 2016

Kim Garriott, principal consultant for Logicalis Healthcare Solutions, explains the concept of value-based imaging...

Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | December 19, 2016

A discussion with Simon Dixon, M.D., MBChB, on the use of fractional flow reserve-computed tomography (FFR-CT) to...

coronary CT angiography, CCTA, CAD, coronary artery disease, alcohol consumption, RSNA 2016
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | November 29, 2016

Researchers using coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA) found no association between light to moderate...

GE Healthcare, Revolution CT, Whisper Drive, RSNA 2016, cardiac imaging
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 31, 2016

At the 2016 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA 2016), GE Healthcare will introduce...

Siemens Healthineers, Somatom Drive CT system, FDA clearance
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 30, 2016

Siemens Healthineers announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Somatom Drive ...

CT angiography, CTA, coronary CT, cardiac CT, SCCT, society of cardiovascular computed tomography, cardiac imaging
Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 03, 2016 | Dave Fornell

The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) annual meeting offers an in-depth review of all aspects of...

CT angiography, CTA, Medicare population, Harvey L. Neiman, CMS
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 02, 2016

According to a new study , the last 13 years have seen substantial growth in the ordering of computed tomography...

Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 08, 2016

Interview with Patricia Dickson, LRT (CT), assistant director, diagnostic and outpatient services, Capital...

Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 08, 2016

Interview with Claudio Smuclovisky, M.D., FACC, FSCCT, director of South Florida Imaging Cardiovascular Institute,...

Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | July 07, 2016

DAIC/ITN editor Dave Fornell shows some of the most innovative new cardiac CT and angiography technologies from...

Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 07, 2016

An interview with Matthew Budoff, M.D., FACC, director of cardiac CT, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Calif.,...

Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 06, 2016

An interview with Leslee Shaw, Ph.D, FACC, FASNC, FAHA, co-director of the Emory Clinical Cardiovascular Research...

Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | July 06, 2016

An interview with Ricardo Cury, M.D., director of cardiac imaging, Miami Cardiac and Vascular Institute, at the...

HeartFlow, FFR-CT Analysis, next-generation platform, second FDA clearance
Technology | CT Angiography (CTA) | June 29, 2016

HeartFlow Inc. announced that it is launching its next generation of the HeartFlow FFR-CT Analysis. The result of...

CAD-RADS, coronary CT angiography, CCTA, reporting, SCCT, ACR, NASCI, ACC

A coronary CTA scan from a Philips CT scanner illustrating a curved multiplaner reconstruction showing a large occlusion of the artery.

News | CT Angiography (CTA) | June 17, 2016

Three medical professional societies this week jointly released a new reporting system to standardize reporting of...

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