PET-CT

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

News | November 24, 2010

November 24, 2010 — Software fusion technologies to support magnetic resonance-positron emission tomography...

News | November 10, 2010

November 10, 2010 – During RSNA 2010, GE Healthcare will announce the availability of the Discovery NM/CT...

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This view of a TomoMobile unit shows the Hi-Art treatment system housed inside.

Feature | November 10, 2010

Launching a new cancer center can be a long process, taking several months or even years to see a return on...

News | November 08, 2010

November 9, 2010 – In an effort to further promote the utility of PET/CT (positron emission tomography/...

News | October 19, 2010

October 19, 2010 – A new high-definition (HD) technology reduces blur created by respiration during...

News | September 08, 2010

September 8, 2010 — A series of studies published in the September Journal of Nuclear Medicine (JNM) show that...

Technology | August 02, 2010

Siemens showcased multiple technologies and software solutions at SNM 2010, all designed to increase patient safety...

Technology | June 07, 2010

June 7, 2010 – A program proactively monitors molecular imaging system performance online and in real-time...

The CT system on Siemens Biograph mCT can be used as a dedicated CT and as a hybrid PET/CT.

The CT system on Siemens Biograph mCT can be used as a dedicated CT and as a hybrid PET/CT.

Feature | June 02, 2010 | Cristen C. Bolan

In these challenging economic times, hospitals are seeking to maximize their investment in technology. To...

Computed tomography colonography, also known as virtual colonoscopy.

News | June 02, 2010

June 3, 2010 - Positron emission tomography (PET) combined with computed tomography colonography (CTC) may...

Program Remotely Monitors CT Tube Performance

Siemens Healthcare's Biograph mCT

News | May 25, 2010

May 25, 2010 - Whether detecting cancer, heart or brain imaging, renal exams or bone scans, physicians must...

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Technology | May 11, 2010

May 11, 2010 - Hybrid scanning systems are increasingly being used to improve tumor identification,...

Aortic dissection (AD).

News | May 04, 2010

May 4, 2010 - Currently, using conventional imaging modalities to distinguish between acute and chronic aortic...

News | April 28, 2010

April 28, 2010 - Molecular imaging can help physicians identify aortic dissection and help guide treatment,...

News | April 19, 2010

April 19, 2010 - President Barak Obama signed a bill granting temporary relief through June 1, 2010, from...

Michael M. Graham, Ph.D., M.D., president of SNM.

Feature | April 14, 2010

April 14, 2010 - The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has awarded the Society of Nuclear...

News | April 05, 2010

April 5, 2010 - Physicians express concern that patient access to medical imaging exams could lead to...

News | April 05, 2010

April 5, 2010 - The Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance (MITA) will participate in a medical device...

News | April 01, 2010

April 2, 2010 – The FDA, Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM) and the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) are...

The ACR Commission on Quality and Safety is developing a dose registry to standardize dose use. Photo courtesy of Varian.

Feature | March 31, 2010 | Cristen C. Bolan

Exposing patients to radiation for diagnostic imaging or radiation therapy is standard medical practice....