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 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...

 Varian TrueBeam
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...

FDA Approves Improved Chest X-ray Technology
Technology | June 22, 2010

June 22, 2010 – Riverain Medical announced this week that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted...

 CADstream MRI-CAD
Technology | November 05, 2009

November 5, 2009 - As a part of its commitment to MRI education, Merge Healthcare will support broad-based MRI...

 vividlook icad
Technology | October 29, 2009

At this year’s RSNA, computer-aided detection (CAD) solutions target MRI. These new CAD systems include:

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EDDA Technology offers IQQA-Chest software V2.0 featuring enterprise CAD solution for digital X-ray.

EDDA Technology offers IQQA-Chest software V2.0 featuring enterprise CAD solution for digital X-ray.

Feature | May 07, 2008 | Ellen W. Rothschild, RN, MS

Computer-aided detection (CAD) is a valuable tool in the radiologist’s armamentarium. However, the path of...

Vitrea solution integrates Vitrea workstation with R2's ImageChecker CT Lung CAD software for multislice CT.

Vitrea solution integrates Vitrea workstation with R2's ImageChecker CT Lung CAD software for multislice CT.

Feature | Lung Cancer | June 27, 2006 | Subha B. Basu, Ph.D.

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The prevalence of lung cancer in the U.S.,...