Lung Cancer

News and new technology innovations concerning how imaging technology can help diagnose and treat lung cancer can be found on this channel.

microfocus CT, University of Southampton study, IPF, 3-D imaging, lung disease

2 mm cubes of lung tissue imaged by microCT. In (A) is normal lung tissue and in (B) is IPF lung tissue. The very fine lung structure seen in the normal lung tissue is destroyed by IPF and replaced by the much thicker scar tissue seen in (B). Image courtesy of University of Southampton.

News | Advanced Visualization | April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 — Doctors and scientists at the University of Southampton have used advanced 3-D X-ray imaging...

ACR 2016, American College of Radiology, CT lung cancer screening program, sessions
News | Lung Cancer | April 07, 2016

April 7, 2016 — Radiologists can get the right stuff to build effective multidisciplinary teams and to advance the...

lung disease, MRI scans, contrast agent, hyperpolarized krypton
News | Lung Cancer | March 11, 2016

March 11, 2016 — New scanning technology which will give a much clearer picture of...

Canadian task force, lung cancer screening guideline, CMAJ, low-dose CT
News | Lung Cancer | March 07, 2016

March 7, 2016 — Adults aged 55-74 years who are at high risk of...

PET scans, lung cancer survivors, overuse, national study
News | PET Imaging | February 22, 2016

February 22, 2016 — A new study suggests that one approach to watching for...

locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer, NSCLC, hypofractionated radiation therapy, UTSW, Stanford
News | Radiation Therapy | January 26, 2016

January 26, 2016 — A phase 1 trial examining precision...

low-dose CT, lung cancer screening, longtime smokers, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, clinical study
News | Lung Cancer | December 23, 2015

December 23, 2015 — A new national study involving 53,000 patients and 11 institutions compared...

Siemens, low-dose lung cancer CT screening, Somatom, RSNA 2015
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 16, 2015

December 16, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Siemens Healthcare’s Somatom...

Videos | RSNA 2015 | December 14, 2015

Video discussion of new technology and trend highlights at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2015...

Technology | December 10, 2015

December 10, 2015 — Vital Images released a a low-dose computed tomography (CT) lung screening solution that will...

Philips, Intellispace Portal 8.0, oncology suite, EASL, RSNA 2015
Technology | Tumor Tracking Systems | December 02, 2015

December 2, 2015 — Philips announced IntelliSpace Portal 8.0, the latest edition of its advanced...

subsolid lung nodules, lung cancer, CT screening, women and men, NLST
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 24, 2015

November 24, 2015 — Women with a certain type of lung nodule visible on lung cancer screening...

Infinitt North America, RSNA 2015, medical imaging, Infinitt PACS, CT Lung, workflow, reporting

Image courtesy of Infinitt North America

News | Information Technology | October 30, 2015

October 30, 2015 — Infinitt North America will showcase a wide variety of radiology...

non-small cell lung cancer, NSCLC, IMRT, toxicity, intensity modulated radiation therapy, 3-D CRT, ASTRO 2015
News | Lung Cancer | October 28, 2015

October 28, 2015 — An analysis of an international, cooperative-led trial of patients with locally advanced non-...

University of Missouri, EBUS-TBFNA, lung cancer diagnosis
Feature | Lung Cancer | October 26, 2015

October 26, 2015 — University of Missouri researchers have developed a new scoring system for a common...

non-small cell lung cancer, NSCLC, IMRT, intensity-modulated radiation therapy, 3-D CRT, ASTRO 2015
Feature | Lung Cancer | October 21, 2015

October 21, 2015 — Stage III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients receiving...

hybrid CAD scheme, computer-aided detection, lung nodule detection, Medical Physics, low-dose CT scans

Image courtesy of Vital Images

News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | October 06, 2015

October 6, 2015 — A ...

lung cancer survival rates, CT scan follow-up, computed tomography, improvement, ERS International Congress 2015
News | Lung Cancer | October 05, 2015

October 5, 2015 — Patients with recurrent lung cancer have better post-surgery survival rates if their management...