PET-CT

PET-CT combines positron emission tomography (PET) detectors and computed tomography (CT) into one imaging system. 

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News | September 16, 2011

September 16, 2011 — Researchers from Mount Sinai School of Medicine have for the first time used several imaging...

Preparing for Epidemics, Philips, Methodist Build Dedicated $8.6 Million Imaging Suite
News | August 18, 2011

August 18, 2011 – The Methodist Hospital Research Institute in Houston, Texas, and Philips Healthcare have...

New KLAS Report Shares Rankings for Upgraded PET/CT Technology
News | August 18, 2011

August 18, 2011 - A new KLAS report, "Positron Emission Tomography (PET)/Computed Tomography (CT) 2011-New...

Blog | August 11, 2011

In the yesteryears of over-optimism, when medical imaging was in its heyday, magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS)...

PET Census: Slower But Continued Growth in PET Patient Studies (2008 to 2010)
News | August 02, 2011

August 2, 2011 – An estimated 1.7 million clinical positron emission tomography (PET) patient studies were performed...

Blog | July 21, 2011

Wielding an assortment of high-energy photons, ultrasonic waves and radiofrequencies, radiology has made a practice...

Feature | July 18, 2011 | Roberto Aranibar, Frost & Sullivan Healthcare Research Analyst

Despite its first commercial appearance in the late 1970s, positron emission tomograpnhy (PET) did not begin gaining...

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News | July 05, 2011

July 5, 2011 – A new treatment option may soon be available for children with neuroblastoma, according to research...

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Technology | June 20, 2011

June 7, 2011 – This year at the Society of Nuclear Medicine's (SNM) 2011 meeting, Siemens introduced Biograph mCT 20...

PET/CT System Designed to Boost Patient Comfort
News | June 20, 2011

June 8, 2011 — GE Healthcare announced the release of its Optima PET/CT 560, which offers efficiency and investment...

SNM 2011 Image of the Year: 18F NaF PET/CT Evaluation of Cervical Spine Fixation Hardware
News | June 20, 2011

June 8, 2011 – The Society of Nuclear Medicine’s (SNM) 2011 Image of the Year illustrates the ability of positron...

News | June 13, 2011

June 6, 2011 — A study presented at the Society of Nuclear Medicine's (SNM) annual meeting outlines a positron...

The Gemini TF 16 from Philips

The Gemini TF 16 from Philips

Feature | May 18, 2011 | Helen Kuhl

The medical imaging market is poised for growth, and among the areas showing great promise are hybrid systems,...

News | May 16, 2011

May 16, 2011 — GE Healthcare today received the Price Performance Value Leadership Award in PET (positron emission...

Technology | May 11, 2011

May 11, 2011 – Telemis has released new software for its medical image-management system, which provides a full-...

Philips to Display Hybrid Imaging at SNM
News | April 22, 2011

April 22, 2011 – At the Society of Nuclear Medicine’s annual meeting, Philips will highlight several new imaging...

New PET/CT System Boosts Patient Comfort, Enables Efficient Care
Technology | April 20, 2011

 

A new PET/CT scanner has been introduced that helps address the increasing cost pressures faced by...

News | April 19, 2011

SNM's Clinical Trials Network (CTN) last week validated its 100th scanner, an important milestone in CTN's two-and-...

New Collaborative Imaging Technologies Showcased at ECR

Philips PET/MR system

News | March 08, 2011

March 8, 2011 – Patient-focused technologies that also foster greater collaboration between radiologists...

FDA Clears PET Imaging Reconstruction Application
Technology | March 03, 2011

March 3, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared a whole-body positron emission...