CT Angiography (CTA)

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for CT systems using a series of X-ray images to create an image volume data set that can be sliced or 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 souce CT), and interative reconstruction dose reduction software.

Baylor Scott White Heart Hospital Siemens Flash CT system used for dedicated cardiac CT scans, CCTA, CTA.
360 Photos | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 20, 2019
This is a 360 degree photo of a Siemens Somatom Force 64-slice, dual-source computed tomography (CT) system installed...
Videos | Cardiac Imaging | April 26, 2019
Dee Dee Wang, M.D., director of structural heart imaging, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Mich., explains how patient...
HeartFlow Analysis Successfully Stratifies Heart Disease Patients at One Year
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | March 19, 2019
March 19, 2019 — Late-breaking results confirm the HeartFlow FFRct (fractional flow reserve computed tomography)...
Aidoc Announces CE Mark for AI-based Pulmonary Embolism Workflow Tool
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | March 04, 2019
March 4, 2019 — Artificial intelligence (AI) radiology solution provider Aidoc announced the commercial release of its...
Videos | Cardiac Imaging | January 09, 2019
Robert Quaife, M.D., director of advanced cardiac imaging, University of Colorado Hospital, explains why advanced...
Researchers Awarded 2018 Canon Medical Systems USA/RSNA Research Grants
News | Radiology Imaging | November 13, 2018
November 13, 2018 — The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research & Education (R&E) Foundation...
CT Offers Non-Invasive Alternative for Complex Coronary Disease Treatment Planning
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | October 16, 2018
October 16, 2018 — A new study published in the European Heart Journal[1] shows computed tomography (CT) can be a...

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Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | September 06, 2018 | Dave Fornell
There have been a few big, recent advancements in cardiac computed tomography angiography (CCTA) imaging technology....
iSchemaView RAPID Technology Now Installed in More Than 500 Stroke Centers
News | Neuro Imaging | August 27, 2018
August 27, 2018 — iSchemaView announced that more than 575 stroke centers in 22 countries have selected the RAPID...
Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 25, 2018
A discussion with Patricia Dickson, LRT(CT), director of imaging and outpatient services, Capital Cardiology Associates...
iSchemaView Brings RAPID Imaging Platform to Australia and New Zealand
News | Stroke | July 13, 2018
July 13, 2018 – iSchemaView has signed Diagnostic Imaging Australia (DIA) to be the exclusive distributor for the RAPID...
Cardiac Hybrid Imaging an Effective Tool for Predicting Heart Attacks
News | Cardiac Imaging | July 03, 2018
July 3, 2018 — Cardiac hybrid imaging with computed tomography (CT) and nuclear stress testing is an excellent long-...
HeartFlow Announces New Commercial Coverage With UnitedHealthcare
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 03, 2018
July 3, 2018 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that UnitedHealthcare now covers the HeartFlow FFRct Analysis, extending access...
Post-Mortem CT Angiography Illuminates Causes of Death
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | June 25, 2018
June 25, 2018 — Computed tomography (CT) angiography is a useful adjunct to autopsy that is likely to increase the...
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360 Photos | 360 View Photos | June 14, 2018
This is a 360 degree image from the Canon Aquilion 64-slice computed tomography (CT) system installed at Northwestern...
360 View of an Aquilion One 320-slice CT at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | May 02, 2018
This is a 360 degree image from the Canon Aquilion One 320-slice computed tomography (CT) system installed at...
iSchemaView Receives FDA Clearance for Rapid CTA
Technology | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 01, 2018
May 1, 2018 — Cerebrovascular imaging analysis company iSchemaView received final clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...
HeartFlow FFRct Analysis Added to ITP Payment Program in the U.K.
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | April 25, 2018
April 25, 2018 — HeartFlow Inc. announced that the National Health Service (NHS) England has chosen the HeartFlow FFRct...
HeartFlow Enters into Licensing Agreement with Cedars-Sinai for Coronary Plaque Assessment Technology
News | Cardiac Imaging | March 13, 2018
March 13, 2018 –  HeartFlow, Inc. today announced that it has entered into a licensing and technology transfer...
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 the...