Orthopedic Imaging

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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 League...
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 biomechanical...
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 that I...
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 2015...
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...
EOS, 3D Service, 3-D modeling, stereo-radiographic images
Technology | May 14, 2015
May 14, 2015 — EOS Imaging announced a new online service offering that allows hospitals to outsource 3-D modeling from...
Texas Health Plano First Hospital in North Texas to Add Full Body 3-D Imaging with Reduced Radiation
News | May 01, 2015
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano is the first hospital in North Texas to offer full-body...
Carestream, orthopedic imaging, cone beam CT, CBCT, extremities
News | April 01, 2015
April 1, 2015 — Carestream is partnering with leading orthopedic...
Depuy Synthes, Radlink, agreement, GPS, hip replacement, distribution

RadLink GPS image courtesy of RadLink Inc.

News | March 30, 2015
March 30, 2015 — DePuy Synthes Companies has signed an exclusive worldwide sales agreement with Radlink Inc. to offer...