Oncology Diagnostics

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Blog | August 29, 2012
We want absolutes; things we can depend on; certainties in an unfortunately uncertain world. It’s the kind of faith we...
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Feature | August 27, 2012
August 27, 2012 — Varian Medical Systems, a manufacturer of technology for the treatment of cancer with radiotherapy...
Feature | August 24, 2012
August 23, 2012 — Varian Medical Systems is establishing an in-country subsidiary in South Korea. Varian Medical...

Training at the new International Competence Center.

Feature | August 21, 2012
August 21, 2012 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) officially opened its International Competence Center (ICC) in July...
News | August 13, 2012
August 13, 2012 — Royal Philips Electronics and Celsion Corp. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA...
News | July 06, 2012
July 6, 2012 — Carestream Health showcased works-in-progress lesion management 3-D tools on its Vue PACS (picture...
News | June 28, 2012
June 28, 2012 — MRI Interventions, Inc. and Brainlab AG today announced an alliance with Tocagen Inc. in the fight...

Figure 1: Arterial phase 3-D VIBE FS, PAT 2, 25 second breath-hold, 3 mm, 180 x 320 matrix, 25 x 34 cm

Case Study | June 22, 2012
Frank Miller, M.D., medical director of magnetic resonance (MR) at Northwestern Memorial Hospital Outpatient Imaging...
FDA Clears MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy System
Technology | May 30, 2012
May 30, 2012 — ViewRay Inc., a privately held medical device company, has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...
Feature | May 15, 2012
May 14, 2012 — On May 9, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that it is seeking public comment on a...
Technology | April 24, 2012
April 24, 2012 —ActiViews Inc. announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance to...
News | April 23, 2012
April 23, 2012 — Using a special piece of MRI (molecular resonance imaging) equipment, doctors from the University of...
News | April 16, 2012
April 16, 2012 — Philips Healthcare announced it is collaborating with Brainlab AG to create a comprehensive intra-...
News | April 13, 2012
April 13, 2012 — Novian Health, developer of Novilase Breast Therapy, announced it has begun a multicenter clinical...
News | January 25, 2012
January 25, 2012 — InSightec Ltd. announced that it has submitted a premarket approval application (PMA) to the U.S....

An MRI-guided prostate biopsy showed the presence of cancer for this patient a previous TRUS biopsy was negative.

Case Study | December 15, 2011
At 59, George LaVie (not his real name) faced an uncertain future. Based on rising PSA levels (prostate-specific...
News | October 24, 2011
  October 24, 2011 – Kambiz Dowlat, M.D., founder of Novian Health, has been honored by the Chicagoland-area affiliate...

A radiologist teams up with a urologist to perform biopsies using new devices that help diagnose prostate cancer.

Case Study | October 06, 2011
Radiologist John Feller, M.D., medical director of Desert Medical Imaging in Indian Wells, Calif., and local urologists...
Saving Precious Time in the OR

Bryn Mawr Hospital has been recognized as a top hospital by both U.S. News and World Report and Thompson Reuters.

Case Study | October 06, 2011
“The time we save is priceless,” said Thomas G. Frazier, M.D., medical director of the Comprehensive Breast Center at...
Medspira to Debut Breath Hold Respiration Monitoring System at RSNA 2011
Technology | October 03, 2011
October 3, 2011 — Medspira will introduce Breath Hold, a standalone system for respiration monitoring during radiation...