Pediatric Imaging

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Videos | Artificial Intelligence | July 03, 2019
Sudhen Desai, M.D., FSIR, interventional radiologist at Texas Children's Hospital, editor of IR Quarterly for the...
Ann Arbor Startup Launches Augmented Reality MRI Simulator
Technology | Virtual and Augmented Reality | June 04, 2019
June 4, 2019 — SpellBound, an Ann Arbor startup specializing in augmented reality (AR) tools for children in hospitals...
Hong Kong Polytechnic University Develops Palm-sized 3-D Scoliosis Ultrasound Imaging System
News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 03, 2019
May 3, 2019 — The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) announced the development of a palm-sized 3-D ultrasound...
Novel Software Improves Accuracy of Radiation Therapy for Pediatric Cancer Treatment
News | Radiation Therapy | April 29, 2019
April 29, 2019 — A new report by Arthur Olch, Ph.D., highlights use of specialized software at Children’s Hospital Los...
Samsung Demonstrates Viability of Lower Dose Digital Radiography Algorithm for Pediatric Patients
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 24, 2019
April 24, 2019 — Samsung announced that its new image post-processing engine (IPE), S-Vue 3.02, recently received U.S....
ASE Releases Guidelines for Transesophageal Echo in Congenital Heart Disease
News | Ultrasound Transesophageal echo (TEE) | February 05, 2019
February 5, 2019 – The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) released a new document that provides a comprehensive...
RadiologyInfo.org Launches RadInfo 4 Kids
News | Pediatric Imaging | January 28, 2019
January 28, 2019 – RadiologyInfo.org recently launched RadInfo 4 Kids, a new section of the website with videos,...
Youth Football Changes Nerve Fibers in Brain

Statistically significant clusters (red-colored) showing group differences (Control vs. Football) in white matter strain along the primary (F1) and secondary (F2) fibers. While body of corpus callosum (BBC) showed relative shrinkage in Football group, the other clusters showed relative stretching of fibers. PCR: Posterior Corona Radiata, PLIC: Posterior Limb of Internal Capsule, SCR: Superior Corona Radiata, SLF: Superior Longitudinal Fasciculus, SCC: Splenium of Corpus Callosum. Image courtesy of Kim et al.

News | Neuro Imaging | December 07, 2018
December 7, 2018 — Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans show repetitive blows to the head result in brain changes...
VigiLanz and Cincinnati Children's Commercialize Real-Time Acute Kidney Injury Tracking
News | Contrast Media | November 30, 2018
November 30, 2018 — VigiLanz and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center recently announced a collaboration that...
Cardiac Ultrasound Software Streamlines Fetal Heart Exams
Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | October 30, 2018
October 30, 2018 — At 18 weeks, a baby’s heart is the size of an olive and beating about 150 times per minute.[1] The...
EOS Imaging Installs First Site in Mexico
News | Orthopedic Imaging | September 24, 2018
September 24, 2018 — EOS imaging recently announced the first installation of an EOS advanced visualization system for...
CHOP Radiologists Receive $300,000 Grant for Contrast Ultrasound Research and Education
News | Ultrasound Imaging | September 24, 2018
September 24, 2018 — Physicians and technologists at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) will be able to conduct...
Australian Pediatric Healthcare Network Adopts ResolutionMD Viewer
News | Remote Viewing Systems | August 31, 2018
August 30, 2018 — New South Wales, Australia’s Newborn and pediatric Emergency Transport Service (NETS) recently...
Radiation Therapy Affects Event Recall for Children With Brain Tumors
News | Radiation Therapy | August 24, 2018
August 24, 2018 — Children with certain types of brain tumors who undergo radiation therapy are less likely to recall...
Children's Hospital Colorado to Manage Medical Images Via the Cloud With Nucleus.io Platform
News | Remote Viewing Systems | July 30, 2018
July 30, 2018 — NucleusHealth and Children’s Hospital Colorado’s (Children’s Colorado) Center for Innovation have...
computed tomography brain scan

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News | Clinical Trials | July 19, 2018
The use of computed tomography (CT) scans has increased dramatically over the last two decades. CT scans greatly...
Fujifilm to Host Pediatric Imaging Best Practices Symposium at AHRA 2018
News | Pediatric Imaging | July 18, 2018
July 18, 2018 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. announced that it will offer educational opportunities and exhibit...
CT Decision Instrument Reliably Guides Pediatric Blunt Trauma imaging Decisions

This is a four-site prospective observational cohort. Image courtesy of Kirsty Challen, B.Sc., MBCHB, MRES, Ph.D., Lancashire Teaching Hospitals, United Kingdom.

News | Clinical Decision Support | July 18, 2018
July 18, 2018 — A new study finds The Pediatric NEXUS Head Computed Tomography (CT) Decision Instrument (DI) reliably...
Children with Kidney Disease Show Blood Flow Changes in Brain
News | Neuro Imaging | June 25, 2018
June 25, 2018 — Blood flow changes in the brains of children, adolescents and young adults with chronic kidney disease...
New FDA Guidance Eliminates Uncertainty for Pediatric X-ray Exams
Feature | Pediatric Imaging | June 04, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis
Last November, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a final guidance for medical imaging vendors on the...