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.

locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer, NSCLC, hypofractionated radiation therapy, UTSW, Stanford
News | Radiation Therapy | January 26, 2016
January 26, 2016 — A phase 1 trial examining precision hypofractionated radiation therapy (RT) in locally advanced non-...
low-dose CT, lung cancer screening, longtime smokers, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, clinical study
News | Lung Imaging | December 23, 2015
December 23, 2015 — A new national study involving 53,000 patients and 11 institutions compared computed tomography (CT...
Siemens, low-dose lung cancer CT screening, Somatom, RSNA 2015
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 16, 2015
December 16, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Siemens Healthcare’s Somatom computed...
Videos | RSNA 2015 | December 14, 2015
Video discussion of new technology and trend highlights at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2015...
Technology | December 10, 2015
December 10, 2015 — Vital Images released a a low-dose computed tomography (CT) lung screening solution that will...
Philips, Intellispace Portal 8.0, oncology suite, EASL, RSNA 2015
Technology | Tumor Tracking Systems | December 02, 2015
December 2, 2015 — Philips announced IntelliSpace Portal 8.0, the latest edition of its advanced data sharing,...
subsolid lung nodules, lung cancer, CT screening, women and men, NLST
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 24, 2015
November 24, 2015 — Women with a certain type of lung nodule visible on lung cancer screening computed tomography (CT)...
Infinitt North America, RSNA 2015, medical imaging, Infinitt PACS, CT Lung, workflow, reporting

Image courtesy of Infinitt North America

News | Information Technology | October 30, 2015
October 30, 2015 — Infinitt North America will showcase a wide variety of radiology image management solutions at the...
non-small cell lung cancer, NSCLC, IMRT, toxicity, intensity modulated radiation therapy, 3-D CRT, ASTRO 2015
News | Lung Imaging | October 28, 2015
October 28, 2015 — An analysis of an international, cooperative-led trial of patients with locally advanced non-small...
University of Missouri, EBUS-TBFNA, lung cancer diagnosis
Feature | Lung Imaging | October 26, 2015
October 26, 2015 — University of Missouri researchers have developed a new scoring system for a common lung cancer...
non-small cell lung cancer, NSCLC, IMRT, intensity-modulated radiation therapy, 3-D CRT, ASTRO 2015
Feature | Lung Imaging | October 21, 2015
October 21, 2015 — Stage III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients receiving intensity-modulated radiation...
hybrid CAD scheme, computer-aided detection, lung nodule detection, Medical Physics, low-dose CT scans

Image courtesy of Vital Images

News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | October 06, 2015
October 6, 2015 — A novel computer-aided detection (CAD) scheme based on a hybrid multi-classifier method could enhance...
lung cancer survival rates, CT scan follow-up, computed tomography, improvement, ERS International Congress 2015
News | Lung Imaging | October 05, 2015
October 5, 2015 — Patients with recurrent lung cancer have better post-surgery survival rates if their management...
non-small cell lung cancer, NSCLC, large tumors, SBRT, stereotactic body radiation therapy, study
News | Lung Imaging | August 20, 2015
August 20, 2015 — Non-invasive stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) is effective and well-tolerated by patients...
radiation costs, vary, Medicare cancer patients, UC San Diego, Journal of Oncology Practice
News | Radiation Therapy | August 19, 2015
August 19, 2015 — Cost of radiation therapy among Medicare patients varied most widely because of factors unrelated to...
GE Healthcare, FDA clearance, low-dose CT lung cancer screening, USPSTF

Discovery CT750HD image courtesy of GE Healthcare

Technology | Lung Imaging | August 17, 2015
August 17, 2015 — GE Healthcare has become the first company with a low dose computed tomography (CT) lung cancer...
Videos | Radiology Imaging | August 07, 2015
Interview with Dave Fox, AHRA president, and president of the North Campus, system vice president of statewide network...
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 unnecessary...
low-dose CT, LDCT, lung cancer, screening, nonsolid nodules, Mount Sinai
Feature | Lung Imaging | June 24, 2015
June 24, 2015 - People who have nonsolid lung nodules can be safely monitored with annual low-dose computed tomography...
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 surgery...