Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

  • December 28, 2016 — Pregnancy involves radical hormone surges and biological adaptations, but the effects on the brain are still unknown. In this study a team of researchers compared the structure of the brain of women before and after their first pregnancy.

  • The Imaging Technology News (ITN) website had a record year with more than 1.04 million page views in 2016. Here are the most popular articles readers clicked on from 2016:

  • ITN and DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most innovative new technologies being displayed on the expo floor at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2016 meeting.

  • There were more than 23,600 page views of the video content on the Imaging Technology News (ITN) website in 2016. Here is the list of the top 10 most popular. ITN posted 73 videos in 2016 as part of its expanding video coverage.

  • Patricia Oliveira-Szejnfeld, M.D., and Fernanda Tovar-Moll, M.D., Ph.D., explain what radiologists should be looking for to aid early diagnosis of Zika virus.

Prenatal MRI of a Zika fetus showing enlarged cerebral fluid space, dilation of the cerebral ventricles, thinning of brain tissue, poorly developed cerebellum and the absence of brain cortical gyri. (Image coutesy of RSNA)

Feature | Women's Health | January 23, 2017 | Dave Fornell

The rapid spread of Zika virus in the Western Hemisphere in the past year has caused great alarm in the United...

Iradimed, FDA clearance, MRIdium 3860+ IV infusion pump system, MRI-compatible,
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 17, 2017

Iradimed Corp. announced in December that it received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for...

Siemens, Biogen, joint development, MRI tools, multiple sclerosis
News | Neuro Imaging | January 17, 2017

January 17, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers and Biogen have announced the companies plan to jointly develop...

MRgFUS
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | January 17, 2017

Insightec, a leader in MR-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) therapy, announced today that the Japanese Ministry of...

MIM Software, BK Ultrasound, bkFusion, MRI Fusion Biopsy System, prostate cancer, RSNA 2016
Technology | Fusion Imaging Software | January 03, 2017

MIM Software Inc. announced in November the commercial introduction of its MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) Prostate...

Philips, e-Alert, MRI, Most Innovative IoT Solution Award, World Communication Awards
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 03, 2017

Royal Philips recently announced that its e-Alert was awarded “Most Innovative IoT Solution” at the World...

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An image from the study showing brain volume changes in women post pregnancy. Image by Oscar Vilarroya.

 

 

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 28, 2016

December 28, 2016 — Pregnancy involves radical hormone surges and biological adaptations, but the effects on the...

MRI-guided focused ultrasound
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | December 22, 2016

Insightec Ltd. announced that the Exablate Prostate system received CE Mark for treating locally-confined prostate...

MRI brain
Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 22, 2016

If you're thinking about taking up running as your New Year's resolution and still need some convincing, consider...

MRI advances, innovations in MRI, most popular radiology stories
Feature | December 20, 2016 | Dave Fornell

The Imaging Technology News (ITN) website had a record year with more than 1.04 million page views in 2016.

MR-HIFU, ThermoDox, combination therapy, recurrent childhood tumors, Celsion, Children's National Health System, Phase I clinical study
News | Oncology Related Products | December 19, 2016

December 19, 2016 — Children’s National Health System and Celsion Corp.

Videos | RSNA 2016 | December 19, 2016

ITN and DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most innovative new technologies being displayed on the...

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Feature | December 19, 2016

There were more than 23,600 page views of the video content on the Imaging Technology News (ITN) website in 2016.

Videos | Imaging | December 14, 2016

Patricia Oliveira-Szejnfeld, M.D., and Fernanda Tovar-Moll, M.D., Ph.D., explain what radiologists should be looking...

Toshiba Medical, MR Theater virtual experience, Vantage Galan, Vantage Titan, RSNA 2016
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 14, 2016

December 14, 2016 — Patients undergoing...

Videos | Neuro Imaging | December 12, 2016

Max Wintermark, M.D., professor of radiology and chief of neuroradiology, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, explains...

Videos | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 12, 2016

Emanuel Kanal, M.D., director of MRI services and professor of radiology and neuroradiology at the University of...

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Comparing a PET scan of an NFL player’s brain, left, and an MRI of a former high school football player’s brain shows similar suspected CTE pathology in the midbrain. Image courtesy of UCLA Health

News | Neuro Imaging | December 12, 2016

UCLA doctors have found what may be an earlier and easier way to diagnose chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE,...

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Image courtesy of NASA

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 02, 2016

A visual problem affecting astronauts who serve on lengthy missions in space is related to volume changes in the...

Kopp Development, MRI, Ferromagnetic Incident Log Manager, FILM device, RSNA 2016
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | November 27, 2016

Kopp Development Inc. announced the release of the new accessory for their latest magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...

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