Lung Cancer

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

News | September 25, 2014

September 25, 2014 — A new analysis of published studies found that FDG-PET technology is less accurate in...

News | September 16, 2014

September 16, 2014 — A large, international analysis of patients with stage IV non-small cell...

Manuka Honey Pain Reduction Radiation-enduced Esophagitis Lung Cancer
Feature | September 15, 2014

September 15, 2014 — Patient-reported data indicates that when Manuka honey is prescribed for esophagitis pain...

CT Lung Cancer Screening May Be More Helpful and Effective Than Previously Thought
Feature | September 09, 2014

September 9, 2014 — Two new studies published online in the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR)...

Study Confirms CT Lung Cancer Screening is Cost-Effective: Full Medicare Coverage Should Follow, Says ACR
Feature | September 02, 2014

September 2, 2014 — An actuarial cost-benefit analysis published in the August issue of American Health and Drug...

News | August 01, 2014

August 1, 2014 — Anxiety regarding inconclusive cancer screening test results among some patients is real and is...

 Lung 4_normal_CT_w permission of SGC employee
News | July 30, 2014

July 30, 2014 — Anxiety regarding inconclusive cancer screening test results among some patients is real and is only...

Lung Cancer CT Screening American College of Radiology
Feature | June 02, 2014

June 2, 2014 —Data regarding screening of individuals at high risk for...

 Lung 3D from CT scan
Feature | May 16, 2014

May 16, 2014 — An old idea of re-treating lung tumors with radiation is new again, especially with the technological...

American College of Radiology Designated Lung Cancer Screening Center Program
Feature | May 12, 2014

May 12, 2014 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) is accepting applications for its new ACR Lung Cancer...

Terry Fox clinical trial/study CT systems computer-aided detection lung cancer
Feature | October 02, 2013

October 2, 2013 — A Terry Fox Research Institute (TFRI)-led...

Automatic Deformable Alignment Significantly Reduces Radiologist Time to Match Lung Nodule Locations
News | August 28, 2013

August 28, 2013 — Medical software developer Blackford Analysis announced that...

New Studies Confirm Bone Suppression, CAD Improves Lung Cancer Detection
News | December 19, 2012

December 19, 2012 — Three studies presented at the 98th annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America...

CT Lung cancer detection
News | January 06, 2012

January 6, 2012 – A firm developing a noninvasive test for the early detection of lung cancer and other applications...

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News | November 23, 2011

November 23, 2011 – The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Health System became the first medical center in...

Riverain OnGuard Improves Detection of Lung Cancer
Technology | October 05, 2011

Riverain’s OnGuard chest X-ray computer-aided detection (CAD) software helps identify nodules that may be early-...

Application Helps Physicians Identify More Lung Nodules in Chest X-Rays
News | April 20, 2011

April 20, 2011 – A new study published in Radiology has demonstrated that using a bone suppression application with...

Feature | March 18, 2011 | Steve Worrell

Lung cancer is the most common form of cancer found today. There are two primary types - small cell and nonsmall...

Study Shows Improved Detection of Lung Cancer With CAD Technology
News | February 28, 2011

February 28, 2011 – Results from a study comparing two versions of computer-aided detection (CAD) technology have...

News | December 15, 2010

December 15, 2010 – Definiens and aycan have formed a partnership to complete the first joint project to quantify...