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.

Beaumont Researchers Invent New Mode of Proton Treatment for Lung Cancer
News | Proton Therapy | May 31, 2018
May 31, 2018 — Members of Beaumont Health’s proton therapy team presented research on a new treatment for patients with...
Researchers Use Radiomics to Overcome False Positives in Lung Cancer CT Screening
News | Advanced Visualization | May 29, 2018
May 29, 2018 — A team of researchers including investigators from Mayo Clinic has identified a technology to address...
ACR Urges Stricter Adherence to Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines
News | Lung Imaging | May 21, 2018
May 21, 2018 — A new statement from the American College of Radiology (ACR) asserts that provider non-compliance to...
Matrix Analytics Announces Company Rebrand to Eon
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 16, 2018
May 16, 2018 – Denver-based Matrix Analytics announced the company's rebrand to Eon. The rebrand marks the expansion of...
Body Vision Medical Receives FDA Clearance for LungVision Tool
Technology | Lung Imaging | May 09, 2018
May 9, 2018 — Body Vision Medical received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market their...
El Camino Hospital Performs First U.S. Robotic Lung Cancer Bronchoscopy
News | Oncology Diagnostics | April 25, 2018
April 25, 2018 — The interventional pulmonology team at the Taft Center for Clinical Research at El Camino Hospital in...
National Cancer Institute Grant Creates National Lung Cancer Screening Center
News | Lung Imaging | April 23, 2018
April 23, 2018 — Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and four other...
This image, taken with Canon's Aquilion One, shows a lung with metastases from bowel cancer.

This image, taken with Canon’s Aquilion One, shows a lung with metastases from bowel cancer. Image courtesy of Canon.

Feature | Lung Imaging | April 18, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis
In recent years, low-dose computed tomography (CT) screening has emerged as a proven, effective method to detect lung...
Chest X-ray AI Algorithm Correctly Identifies Lung Disease for Dubai Health Authority
Feature | Artificial Intelligence | April 17, 2018
April 17, 2018 — The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced the preliminary results of a chest X-ray artificial...
Healthcare Administrative Partners Launches Deep Dive Analytics Service
Technology | Analytics Software | April 12, 2018
April 12, 2018 — Healthcare Administrative Partners (HAP) announced the launch of Deep Dive Analytics, an integrated...
ASTRO Updates Guidelines for Palliative Lung Radiation Therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | April 05, 2018
April 5, 2018 – The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) issued an update to its clinical guideline for the...
Auris Health Unveils FDA-Cleared Monarch Platform for Robotic Bronchoscopy
Technology | Endoscopes | March 26, 2018
March 26, 2018 — Auris Health Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of the company’s Monarch...
Median Technologies and the Nice University Hospital to Use AI in Lung Cancer Screening
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 15, 2018
March 15, 2018 – Median Technologies, the industry-leading Imaging Phenomics Company and the Nice University Hospital (...
Imaging agent helps predict success of lung cancer therapy
News | Oncology Diagnostics | March 08, 2018
March 8, 2018 – Doctors contemplating the best therapy for lung cancer patients may soon be able to predict the...
NEST Program Names ACR Data Science Institute AI Use Case as Demonstration Project
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 07, 2018
February 7, 2018 — A U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-funded program to speed safe and effective medical device...
Small-Cell Lung Cancer Patients Face Barriers to Standard-of-Care Treatment
News | Lung Imaging | January 29, 2018
January 23, 2018 — Despite decades of clinical research establishing chemotherapy with thoracic radiation therapy as...
Lunit Insight Offers Cloud-Based AI Analysis for Chest X-rays
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | January 29, 2018
January 29, 2018 — Lunit, an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered medical image analysis software company, offered the...
Age Impacts Post-treatment Mortality for Early-stage Lung Cancer Patients

Image courtesy of Henri Becquerel Cancer Center

News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018  — A University of Colorado Cancer Center study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology explores...
Study Compares Radiosurgery and Whole-Brain Radiation in Lung Cancer Patients With Multiple Brain Metastases
News | Radiation Therapy | January 03, 2018
January 3, 2018 — Although targeted therapies have produced dramatic advances in the ability to control some types of...
Median Technologies Collaborating With Chinese Hospital for Lung Cancer Screening Programs. Dave Fornell
News | Lung Imaging | December 22, 2017
December 22, 2017 — Median Technologies recently announced a research collaboration agreement with Xingtai People's...