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 20, 2008
July 17, 2008 - A new study reveals that, with dual-source computed tomography (DSCT), the effective dosage for a...
News | July 08, 2008
July 9, 2008 – The American Heart Association recently issued new guidelines for computed tomography (CT) and magnetic...
News | June 01, 2008
June 2, 2008 - Computed tomography angiography (CTA) offers a way to more quickly and cost effectively identify...
News | May 27, 2008
May 28, 2008 - A team of cardiologists, radiologists and front-line physicians at Intermountain Medical Center in...
News | April 01, 2008
April 2, 2008 - The Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance (MITA) said that the recent multi-center study presented...
News | March 27, 2008
March 28, 2008 - Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. received FDA clearance for two new CT clinical applications,...
News | March 12, 2008
March 12, 2008 – The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today decided not to move forward with its...
News | March 10, 2008
March 10, 2008 – The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA), a division of NEMA, today praised the 88 Members...
News | March 03, 2008
March 4, 2008 - By using a dual-source technique on a single computed tomography (CT) system, a research team at the...
Technology | February 20, 2008
The Philips 256-slice Brilliance iCT scanner provides 8 centimeters of coverage, covering the entire heart in two...
News | January 31, 2008
February 1, 2008 - NightHawk Radiology will be a radiology provider for the High-Risk Plaque Initiative (HRP...
News | January 07, 2008
January 8, 2008 – The cardiac imaging community has until Jan. 12 to contribute to the Centers for Medicare and...
News | January 06, 2008
January 7, 2008 - Imaging for early cardiovascular disease that causes heart attack and stroke is the focus of the High...
News | December 20, 2007
December 21, 2007 - BG Medicine, on behalf of the HRP Initiative, today announced the launch of the BioImage Study,...
News | November 28, 2007
November 29, 2007 – According to findings presented at RSNA 2007, Computed tomography (CT) angiography is as accurate...
News | November 12, 2007
November 13, 2007 – A study by an international team of cardiac imaging specialists, led by researchers at Johns...
News | November 07, 2007
November 8, 2007 - Siemens has successfully completed the acquisition of Dade Behring Holdings Inc., now allowing the...
News | October 24, 2007
October 25, 2007 - EMC Corp. today announced record third-quarter revenue and net income, hitting seventeen consecutive...
News | October 24, 2007
October 25, 2007 - GE Healthcare displayed its SnapShot Pulse technology designed to maintain high computed tomography...
News | October 14, 2007
October 15, 2007 - Low-dose coronary CT angiogram (CCTA) could be better for testing asymptomatic patients for heart...