Lung Imaging

News and new technology innovations concerning how imaging technology for the lungs. This includes computed tomography (CT), X-ray and ultrasound imaging of the lungs to diagnose and monitor treatment for lung cancer, COPD, pulmonary embolism (PE), pneumonia, tuberculosis and COVID-19 can be found on this channel.

FDA Clears GE Healthcare's Critical Care Suite Chest X-ray AI
Technology | X-Ray | September 12, 2019
September 12, 2019 – GE Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) 510(k) clearance of Critical...
First Cancer Patient Treated With Accuray Radixact System With Synchrony Motion Tracking
News | Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) | August 21, 2019
August 21, 2019 — Physicians at the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) Clinical Cancer Center in...
Videos | Treatment Planning | August 21, 2019
This is a lung cancer tumor radiotherapy treatment plan for the Accuray CyberKnife system demonstrated at the American...
New AI Tool Identifies Cancer Outcomes Using Radiology Reports
News | Artificial Intelligence | July 29, 2019
July 29, 2019 — Scientists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have demonstrated that an artificial intelligence (AI) tool...
New Lung Ambition Alliance Aims to Double Five-year Lung Cancer Survival by 2025
News | Lung Imaging | July 17, 2019
July 17, 2019 — The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC), Guardant Health, the Global Lung...
Researchers Use Artificial Intelligence to Deliver Personalized Radiation Therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | July 09, 2019
July 9, 2019 — New Cleveland Clinic-led research shows that artificial intelligence (AI) can use medical scans and...
SIIM and ACR Host Machine Learning Challenge for Pneumothorax Detection and Localization
News | Artificial Intelligence | June 03, 2019
June 3, 2019 — The Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) and the American College of Radiology (ACR) are...
AI Biomarker Demonstrates High Predictive Power for Lung Cancer Immunotherapy
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 31, 2019
May 31, 2019 — Lunit announced an abstract presentation of its artificial intelligence (AI) precision medicine research...
Vast Majority of Heavy Smokers Not Screened for Lung Cancer
News | Lung Imaging | May 29, 2019
May 29, 2019 — Out of more than 7 million current and former heavy smokers, only 1.9 percent were screened for lung...
AI Detects Unsuspected Lung Cancer in Radiology Reports, Augments Clinical Follow-up
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 20, 2019
May 20, 2019 — Digital Reasoning announced results from its automated radiology report analytics research. In a series...
FDA Approves Zebra Medical Vision's HealthPNX AI Chest X-ray Triage Product
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | May 13, 2019
May 13, 2019 — Zebra Medical Vision has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for HealthPNX...
Ultrasonic Device Safe and Effective for Lung Vessel Sealing in Minimally Invasive Lobectomy
News | Interventional Radiology | May 06, 2019
May 6, 2019 – According to a new study, an ultrasonic vessel-sealing device can improve patient outcomes by reducing...
Physicians, Patients Talking Less About Lung Cancer Screening
News | Lung Imaging | April 29, 2019
April 29, 2019 — Smoking rates are down nationally, but so are discussions among physicians and smokers about lung...
New Study Redefines Therapeutic Dose Guidelines for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
News | Lung Imaging | April 23, 2019
April 23, 2019 — Non-small cell lung cancer is a common cancer for both men and women. Many people who are diagnosed...
Konica Minolta Dynamic Digital Radiography Receives FDA Clearance

With DDR, orthopedists and MSK specialists can acquire a full view of the MSK system in the supine and prone positions to view changes in the bone and articulations throughout the full range of motion. Image courtesy of Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas.

Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 23, 2019
April 23, 2019 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. announced that its Dynamic Digital Radiography (DDR)...
Video Plus Brochure Helps Patients Make Lung Cancer Scan Decision

Image courtesy of the American Thoracic Society

News | Lung Imaging | April 19, 2019
April 19, 2019 ─ A short video describing the potential benefits and risks of low-dose computed tomography (CT)...
Oxipit Introduces Multilingual Support for ChestEye AI Imaging Suite
News | Artificial Intelligence | April 16, 2019
April 16, 2019 — The CE-certified ChestEye artificial intelligence (AI) imaging suite by Oxipit is now available in...
Enlitic Closes Series B Funding for Artificial Intelligence Solutions for Radiologists
News | Artificial Intelligence | April 08, 2019
April 8, 2019 — Radiology artificial intelligence (AI) company Enlitic announced the close of its $15 million Series B...
Researchers Use Radiomics to Predict Who Will Benefit from Chemotherapy
News | Radiomics | March 21, 2019
March 21, 2019 — Using data from computed tomography (CT) images, researchers may be able to predict which lung cancer...
While surgery is still the gold standard for lung cancer treatment, radiation therapy can offer a less invasive approach with quicker recovery times

While surgery is still the gold standard for lung cancer treatment, radiation therapy can offer a less invasive approach with quicker recovery times.

Feature | Lung Imaging | February 27, 2019 | By Jeff Zagoudis
Lung cancer is the second most common cancer for both men and women in the United States, according to the American...