Orthopedic Imaging

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Carestream, FDA application, OnSight 3-D Extremity CBCT System, cone beam computed tomography
Technology | Orthopedic Imaging | March 24, 2016

March 24, 2016 — Carestream Health has filed a 510(k) application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

EOS imaging, spineEOS, spine surgery treatment planning, AAOS, CE Mark
News | Orthopedic Imaging | March 08, 2016

March 8, 2016 — EOS imaging announced that it has received CE Mark for spineEOS, its online 3-D planning software...

ultra-low-dose CT scans, orthopedic fractures, NYU Langone Medical Center study
News | Orthopedic Imaging | March 04, 2016

March 4, 2016 — Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center report in a new study that they successfully performed...

EOS system, CT scans, pediatric limb length, HSS, Hospital for Special Surgery, clinical study
News | Orthopedic Imaging | February 26, 2016

February 26, 2016 — When a child needs repeated X-rays, exposure to radiation is always a concern for parents. A new...

Carestream, 2016 NFL Combine, DRX Plus 3543 detector, cone beam CT
News | Orthopedic Imaging | February 22, 2016

February 22, 2016 — In addition to demonstrating their speed, agility and strength at the 2016 National Football...

Carestream, OnSight cone beam CT scanner, orthopedic imaging, HUS Medical Imaging Center Finland
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | February 09, 2016

February 9, 2016 ― HUS Medical Imaging Center in Helsinki, Finland, is undertaking the first European clinical test...

EOS imaging, Spinologics, biomechanical simulation software, spine surgery
News | Procedure Navigation Systems | January 25, 2016

January 25, 2016 — EOS Imaging announced a new partnership with Montreal-based Spinologics to develop a...

University of Southampton, HR-pQCT, type 2 diabetes, bone fracture risk

Three dimensional structure of a human tibia obtained by high-resolution-peripheral quantitative computer tomography (HR-pQCT) scanning and showing compact bone (periphery) and trabecular bone (center). (Credit NASA and Bone Imaging Laboratory, University of Calgary, Canada)

News | Advanced Visualization | January 20, 2016

January 20, 2016 — A University of Southampton study using high-resolution imaging to create a “...

EOS, cone-beam CT

Scoliosis patient Zayden Rainey, 5, inside the EOS Imaging Machine at CHLA. 

News | December 31, 2015

December 31, 2015 —Children’s Hospital Los Angeles announces the availability of the EOS Imaging System, the first...

A Pott's fracture of the fibula, also called a spiral fracture. Patient Marilyn Fornell.

Figure 1. A bedside screen shot of a Carestream DRX mobile X-ray in the ED of the fractured fibula. 

Blog | Radiology Imaging | December 22, 2015 | Dave Fornell

While I write a lot about medical imaging technology and how new technology can and should work, it is not often...

knuckle cracking, ultrasound study, RSNA 2015

The top image shows a knuckle joint on ultrasound prior to cracking, and below at the moment it cracks, showing a burst of light across the ultrasound image in the joint.

Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | December 01, 2015

December 1, 2015 — Research presented at the 2015 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA...

RSNA 2015, MRI study, weight loss, knee cartilage degeneration

Figure 1. Cartilage T2 maps indicating worsening cartilage quality (red) after 48 months in an obese patient without weight loss (top row) compared to a patient with >10 percent weight loss (bottom row) in which only little cartilage degeneration is found.

Feature | Orthopedic Imaging | December 01, 2015

November 30, 2015 — Obese people who lose a substantial amount of weight can significantly slow knee cartilage...

Carestream, cone beam computed tomography, CBCT, RSNA 2015, clinical studies, UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Image courtesy of Carestream Health

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | November 29, 2015

November 29, 2015 — Specialists from UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine are  investigating Carestream’s...

OrthoGrid Systems, HipGrid Drone, intraoperative radiographic alignment system, total hip replacement, THR

HipGrid image courtesy of OrthoGrid Systems

Technology | Orthopedic Imaging | November 02, 2015

November 2, 2015 — OrthoGrid Systems announced the release of the new HipGrid Drone intraoperative...

EOS imaging, two installations, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, orthopedic imaging, CT
News | Orthopedic Imaging | August 14, 2015

August 14, 2015 — EOS imaging announced two EOS system installations at New York-Presbyterian Hospital in late July...

Videos | Radiology Imaging | August 07, 2015

ITN Editor Dave Fornell shares his choices for some of the most innovative new technology on the show floor at the...

4WEB Medical, orthopedic implant, first, Australia
News | Medical 3-D Printing | August 06, 2015

August 6, 2015 — 4WEB Medical, provider of 3-D printed orthopedic implants, announced its first Australian patient-...

EOS imaging, Heidelberg University, University of Munich, orthopedic, X-ray
News | Radiology Imaging | July 06, 2015

July 6, 2015 - EOS imaging announced dual EOS...

Carestream, UBMD, cone beam CT, CBCT, UBMD Orthopedics, clinical studies
Feature | June 19, 2015

June 19, 2015 - Carestream and UBMD Orthopedics & Sports Medicine are conducting...

Technology | May 27, 2015

May 27, 2015 — EOS imaging announced the CE mark of kneeEOS, a 3-D planning software for...