Lung Cancer

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

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

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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...

GE Healthcare, FDA clearance, low-dose CT lung cancer screening, USPSTF

Discovery CT750HD image courtesy of GE Healthcare

Technology | Lung Cancer | August 17, 2015

August 17, 2015 — GE Healthcare has become the first company with a low dose...

Videos | Radiology Imaging | August 07, 2015

Interview with Dave Fox, AHRA president, and president of the North Campus, system vice president of statewide...

lung cancer, low dose CT screening, nodules, cancerous, Icahn, Mount Sinai
Feature | Radiology Imaging | June 30, 2015

June 30, 2015 - An annual exam using a key imaging technology could spare patients with lung nodules from...

low-dose CT, LDCT, lung cancer, screening, nonsolid nodules, Mount Sinai
Feature | Lung Cancer | June 24, 2015

June 24, 2015 - People who have nonsolid lung nodules can be safely monitored with annual...

CT scan, lungs
News | June 24, 2015

An annual exam using a key imaging technology could spare patients with lung nodules from unnecessary tests and...

ACR, lung cancer screening, education program, CT
News | May 18, 2015

May 18, 2015 – The American College of Radiology (ACR) now offers a comprehensive, interactive online education...

McKesson Specialty Health, Guideline Explorer, cancer, iPad, Clear Value Plus
Technology | May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015 — McKesson Specialty Health announced the availability of Clear Value Plus – Guideline Explorer to iPad...

radiation therapy, RT, ASTRO, guideline, adjuvant, LA NSCLC, lung cancer
News | May 07, 2015

May 7, 2015 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is issuing a new guideline, “Definitive and...

News | April 28, 2015

April 28, 2015 — The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) has introduced Low-Dose Computed Tomography...

News | April 27, 2015

April 27, 2015 — HealthMyne Inc. received a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the...

A 3-D, axial, sagittal and coronal view of the treated areahighlighted in pink, as well as radiation dose shown in multicoloredisodose lines.

2-View: A 3-D, axial, sagittal and coronal view of the treated areahighlighted in pink, as well as radiation dose shown in multicoloredisodose lines.

Case Study | April 09, 2015

Erlanger Health System in Chattanooga, Tennessee, purchased a CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System in December...

lung cancer screening, low dose CT, recall rates, LUSI, IASLC
News | April 02, 2015

April 2, 2015 — The German Lung Cancer Screening Intervention Trial (LUSI) shows the early repeat scan rate for...

LUNG
Feature | March 26, 2015

March 26, 2015 — The ECRI Institute’s Health Technology Assessment service released a new report examining the...

CMS, ACR, Lung Cancer Screening Registry, CT systems
Feature | March 09, 2015

March 9, 2015 — Providers can now meet Medicare quality reporting requirements to receive payment for...