Oncology Diagnostics

News and new technology innovations for oncology diagnostics can be found on this channel.

NOPR, CMS, PET, NaF-18, comment period, bone metastasis
News | March 17, 2015

March 17, 2015 — The National Oncologic PET Registry (NOPR) Working Group submitted a formal request to the Centers...

nuclear imaging, overuse, CT, regional, U.S., breast, prostate, cancer
Feature | March 11, 2015

March 11, 2015 — Where you receive medical care impacts many things - including whether or not you receive...

News | February 17, 2015

February 17, 2015 — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a new multi-payer...

Oncology related products, focused ultrasound therapy, MRI systems
Feature | February 11, 2015

February 11, 2015 — A pioneering clinical trial is testing whether focusing high-frequency sound waves onto the...

Carestream, Vue PACS, lesion management, oncology, tumor, Dana-Farber
News | February 04, 2015

February 4, 2015 — Radiologists at the prestigious Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (Boston, Mass.) are using Carestream...

FDA, pancreatic cancer, treatment, radiation therapy, oncology
News | February 03, 2015

February 3, 2015 — Scientists are working to develop breakthrough therapies for...

News | January 20, 2015

January 20, 2015 — The validity of randomized clinical trials...

EDAP TMS SA, Ablatherm, FDA, PMA, premarket approval, guidance

Image courtesy of EDAP TMS SA

News | January 08, 2015

January 8, 2015 — EDAP TMS SA received a letter from the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) of the...

 Philips_DCAD-Lung-Report
Technology | December 15, 2014

December 15, 2014 — A new lung screening solution from Philips offers healthcare providers a faster and more...

News | October 31, 2014

October 31, 2014 — The 4th International Symposium on Focused Ultrasound featured clinical and research advances on...

Technology | September 04, 2014

September 4, 2014 — Healthcare professionals will be able to access information about the latest and most complete...

News | August 29, 2014

August 29, 2014 — Kit Lam and colleagues from UC Davis and other institutions have created dynamic nanoparticles (...

Transcranial Ultrasound Therapy Oncology
News | August 26, 2014

August 26, 2014 — A recent study completed at the University of Eastern Finland provides new information on the...

News | August 20, 2014

August 20, 2014 — MRI Interventions Inc. announced that neurosurgeons at UC San Diego Health System have utilized...

News | August 19, 2014

August 19, 2014 — A new hand-held device that uses lasers and sound waves may change the way doctors treat and...

News | August 18, 2014

August 18, 2014 — BSD Medical Corp. reported initiation of a Phase I/II study (HYPROSAR) using hyperthermia,...

Ontario Canada The Hospital for Sick Children Bone Tumor MRI Guided Ultrasound
Feature | August 15, 2014

August 15, 2014 — A team of doctors at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Ontario, Canada, have, for the...

News | August 12, 2014

July 12, 2014 — Dilon Technologies announced it obtained CE mark approval for its Navigator gamma probe system. The...

News | August 08, 2014

August 8, 2014 — When Michael and Sandra Friedlander first came to the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary...