Lung Cancer

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

lung cancer, low-dose helical computed tomography, LDCT, Moffitt Cancer Center study, high-risk patients
News | Lung Cancer | August 22, 2016

August 22, 2016 — A new study found patients who tested negative for lung cancer by...

CT lung cancer screening, computed tomography, crowd-sourced study, image quality, Prevent Cancer Foundation workshop
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 08, 2016

August 8, 2016 — An overview of the initial findings and results from the CT...

PET, positron emission tomography, genetically linked lung cancer, AAPM, big data
News | PET Imaging | August 02, 2016

August 2, 2016 — A cutting-edge method of extracting big data from...

lung cancer, nonsolid nodules, NSNs, CT scan follow-up, computed tomography, Claudia Henschke
News | Lung Cancer | July 18, 2016

July 18, 2016 — Annual low-dose ...

Lantheus, Xenon 133 gas, radiopharmaceuticals, IRE, Institute for Radioelements Belgium
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | July 12, 2016

July 12, 2016 — Lantheus Holdings Inc., the parent company of Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. (LMI), announced the...

Novocure, METIS trial, Optune, Tumor Treating Fields, TTFields, NSCLC, lung cancer
News | Lung Cancer | June 03, 2016

June 3, 2016 — Novocure announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its investigational...

Technology | Advanced Visualization | May 17, 2016

May 17, 2016 — VIDA Diagnostics Inc. announced the release of VIDA|vision, a suite of clinical software applications...

lung cancer, CT, computed tomography, COPD, Screening Protocol Challenge
News | Lung Cancer | May 12, 2016

May 12, 2016 — A new approach for identifying the best...

Philips, low-dose CT, lung cancer screening, FDA approval
Technology | Lung Cancer | April 26, 2016

April 26, 2016 — Philips announced that any hospital or healthcare facility with one of its indicated...

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...