Quality Assurance (QA)

This channel page on quality assurance includes news about new technology innovations and systems for radiation therapy.

FDA Approves New Tomosynthesis Quality Control Tests for ACR Digital Mammography QC Manual
News | Mammography | July 30, 2018

July 30, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved the American College of Radiology’s (...

MIM Software Inc. Collaborating With Radialogica to Provide Monte Carlo Dose Calculation
News | Radiation Therapy | July 30, 2018

July 30, 2018 — MIM Software Inc. announced its intention to collaborate with Radialogica to provide an integrated,...

IBA Dosimetry Launches SmartScan Automated and Guided Beam Commissioning Solution
Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | July 27, 2018

July 27, 2018 – IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the market launch of its new SmartScan solution at the...

Designed to support a broad range of planning and delivery technologies, SunCheck 2.0 streamlines and standardizes workflows, allowing greater overall focus on patient safety.
Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | April 27, 2018

April 27, 2018 — Sun Nuclear Corp. released significant new functionality for its SunCheck Platform for patient and...

Barco Highlights Imaging Workflow Compliance at HIMSS18
News | Flat Panel Displays | February 21, 2018

February 21, 2018 — Barco will showcase its full line of radiology and mammography...

Varian Acquires Mobius Medical Systems
News | Quality Assurance (QA) | February 06, 2018

February 6, 2018 – Varian announced it has acquired privately-held Mobius Medical Systems, a...

Technology | PACS | January 22, 2018

January 22, 2018 — QualiTest Group recently announced its improved Virtual Radiology Environment (VRE)...

Blue Phantom System Used for Acceptance of First European Varian Halcyon Machine
News | Radiation Therapy | January 02, 2018

January 2, 2018 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced in November the acceptance and beam model validation of...

News | Ultrasound Imaging | November 17, 2017

November 17, 2017 — CIRS Inc. recently announced the acquisition of ATS Laboratories in Bridgeport, Conn. This...

Biodex Unveils Atomlab 500 Dose Calibrator and Wipe Test Counter
Technology | Nuclear Imaging | October 19, 2017

October 19, 2017 — Biodex Medical Systems announced the full release of the Atomlab Dose Calibrator and Wipe Test...

Volpara Solutions to Showcase VolparaEnterprise Live! at RSNA
News | Mammography | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — Volpara Solutions will introduce VolparaEnterprise Live!, a mammography...

CIRS Launches New MRI Distortion Check Software
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | September 06, 2017

September 6, 2017 — MRI Distortion Check is a new, cloud-based solution designed to quickly and automatically...

RaySafe Introduces Pro-Slit Camera for Accurate Focal Spot Measurement
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | June 27, 2017

June 27, 2017 — Unfors RaySafe recently introduced the RaySafe Pro-Slit Phantom and the RaySafe Pro-Stand.

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IBA Dosimetry Americas Announces New Exclusive Canadian Distributor for Radiotherapy Products
News | Radiation Therapy | April 28, 2017

April 28, 2017 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the Dosimetry Americas division has recently partnered...

Medsquare, VirtualDose CT module, organ dose calculation, DACS Radiation Dose Monitor, RDM
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | March 24, 2017

March 24, 2017 — Medsquare announced the integration of the organ dose module VirtualDose CT into its...

Konica Minolta, AeroDR wireless flat panel detectors, AeroRemote Monitoring Service, digital radiography, RSNA 2017
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | March 10, 2017

March 10, 2017 — Konica Minolta HealthcareAmericas Inc. recently announced the launch of itsAeroRemote cloud-based,...

IBA, Dolphin Online Ready Patient QA and Monitoring solution, radiotherapy, North West Cancer Centre, Londonderry, Northern Ireland, first in U.K.
News | Radiation Therapy | February 07, 2017

February 7, 2017 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) recently announced the first clinical implementation of its...

Virtual Phantoms, Qaelum, radiation dose monitoring, organ dose data
News | Quality Assurance (QA) | January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 — Qaelum NV announced recently that they have entered into a partnership to bring the VirtualDose...

Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | January 10, 2017

January 10, 2017 — Mobius Medical Systems LP announced in December that DoseLab, the complete TG-142 solution, now...

SPECT-CT, 3-D printing, University of Wurzburg, Germany, Johannes Tran-Gia, dosimetry calibration

SPECT/CT reconstructions and VOIs used for determination of calibration factors for the adult kidney filled with Lu-177 (A) and the corresponding sphere filled with I-131 (B). Credit: University of Würzburg

News | Medical 3-D Printing | January 06, 2017

January 6, 2017 — In nuclear medicine, the goal is to keep radiation exposure at a minimum, while obtaining quality...