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.

News | July 01, 2009
July 1, 2009 - Radiologists can effectively lower the patient radiation dose by approximately 44 percent and improve...
News | June 30, 2009
July 1, 2009 - On Sept. 9, 2009, the American College of Radiology (ACR) will offer the inaugural Cardiac CT...
News | June 19, 2009
June 19, 2009 – The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) is set to hold its fourth annual scientific...
News | June 09, 2009
June 10, 2009 - A study conducted by the Michigan Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Consortium monitored radiation...
News | May 07, 2009
May 7, 2009 - The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) said this week a report, “Guidelines for the...
News | May 04, 2009
May 4, 2009 - ECRI Institute released its top 10 list of health technologies that hospital corporate-suite executives...
News | April 27, 2009
April 27, 2009 - Recent studies from Massachusetts General Hospital show radiation during CT scans can be reduced...
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News | March 09, 2009
March 9, 2009 - The use of dual-source computed tomography (DSCT) may be useful to noninvasively detect in-stent...
News | February 04, 2009
February 4, 2009 - In recent years, cardiac computed tomography angiography (CTA) has emerged as a useful diagnostic...
News | February 04, 2009
February 4, 2009 - According to a new market research report released this month by market research firm IMV Medical...
News | December 04, 2008
December 5, 2008 - As the next phase in validating advanced computed tomography technology in a clinical setting,...
News | November 19, 2008
November 20, 2008 - Patient Pamela Louderback was experiencing dizzy spells for months and arrived at St. Elizabeth...
News | October 27, 2008
October 28, 2008 - The diagnosis and subsequent treatment of cardiovascular disease can be accomplished through a...
News | October 09, 2008
October 10, 2008 – CT angiography (CTA) to be an effective, cost-saving alternative to standard catheter angiography...
Technology | October 05, 2008
Automated workflow enhancements and clinical applications for the Aquilion CT line are designed to reduce patient...
News | September 14, 2008
September 15, 2008 - A study that looked at 375 patients who underwent nuclear stress testing at Henry Ford showed that...
News | September 01, 2008
September 2, 2008 – Two recent studies demonstrate the economical value of cardiac imaging, showing MDCT to be cost-...
News | August 04, 2008
August 5, 2008 - GE Healthcare today released a new pre-clinical computed tomography scanner specifically designed to...
Feature | July 24, 2008 | Cristen C. Bolan
We don’t want to underestimate the impact that the Deficit Reduction Act (DRA) has had on outpatient and imaging...
News | July 20, 2008
July 17, 2008 - A new study reveals that, with dual-source computed tomography (DSCT), the effective dosage for a...