Quality Assurance (QA)

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

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 merger...
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 quantify...
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. The RaySafe...
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 with...
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 Dolphin...
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...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Quality Assurance (QA) | December 20, 2016
Learn more about myQA, IBA’s unique platform that connects QA applications, people, and know-how through a central...
Multidata Systems International Corp, water phantom, FDA warning
Feature | Radiation Therapy | October 21, 2016 | Dave Fornell
October 21, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a letter calling on radiation oncologists,...
IBA, Klinikum Bayreuth Germany, first clinical application, Dolphin Transmission Detector, quality assurance, radiation therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | August 23, 2016
August 23, 2016 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the first worldwide clinical implementation of its newly...
Large Field MRI Distortion Phantom, Model 604, MRI QA, MRI Phantom, CIRS
Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | August 15, 2016
August 15, 2016 — The Large Field MRI Distortion Phantom, Model 604, from CIRS is designed for assessment of magnetic...