Radiation Dose Management

The radiation dose management channel includes information of radiation dose recording software, real-time staff dose monitoring, regulatory compliance and technology to reduce dose, including interative reconstruction software.

Medic Vision, SafeCT-29, NEMA XR-29, Smart Dose, computed tomography
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 31, 2016

May 31, 2016 — Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance...

white light scanner, Lurie Children's Hospital, chest deformities, radiation-free

Surgeons at Lurie Children's have started using white light scanning as a radiation-free alternative to CT scans for imaging kids' sunken chests. Image courtesy of Alyssa Schukar for Lurie Children’s Hospital.

News | Pediatric Imaging | May 17, 2016

May 17, 2016 — A handheld, lightweight scanner that uses white light instead of dangerous ionizing radiation can...

Videos | HIMSS | May 13, 2016

ITN Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most innovative new trends and health information technologies (...

Varian, Attila4MC software, dose calculation, X-ray design, CAE
News | Imaging Software Development | May 10, 2016

May 10, 2016 — Varian Medical Systems Inc. announced the release of new...

radiation protection, bone loss, dried plums, Texas A&M study
News | Radiation Dose Management | March 03, 2016

March 3, 2016 —Nancy Turner, M.D., a Texas A&M University AgriLife Research scientist, was one of a team of...

New Venture Medical, anti-radiation exposure product, cancer treatment
News | Radiation Therapy | February 26, 2016

February 26, 2016 — New Venture Medical announced the release of an anti-radiation product from their research and...

Digital Harmonic, X-ray technology, Paul Reed Smith

Standard x-ray image before (left) and after (right) Digital Harmonic's technology is applied. Image courtesy of Business Wire.

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | February 10, 2016

February 10, 2016 — Legendary guitar maker Paul Reed Smith, founder of PRS Guitars, is part of a group that launched...

medical imaging, low-dose radiation, cancer, LNT model study
News | Radiation Dose Management | February 04, 2016

February 4, 2016 — The widespread belief that radiation from X rays, CT scans and other...

Putting Patients First grant, 2015 winners, AHRA, Toshiba
News | Radiology Imaging | January 28, 2016

January 28, 2016 — Seven leading healthcare providers have been selected as recipients of the eighth annual Putting...

UltraSPECT, 450th U.S. installation, Firelands Regional Medical Center, nuclear medicine, radiation safety
News | Nuclear Imaging | January 27, 2016

January 27, 2016 — UltraSPECT Inc. has marked the 450th U.S. installation of its low-dose image processing...

Image Wisely, annual pledge process, medical imaging, radiation safety
News | Radiation Dose Management | January 27, 2016

January 27, 2016 — Image Wisely participants must now make yearly commitments, as opposed to a one-time pledge,...

Medic Vision, SafeCT Enterprise, St. Joseph's/Candler Health System, Georgia
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | January 26, 2016

January 26, 2016 — Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced the installation of SafeCT (computed tomography) at...

ISO 15382:2015, measuring radiation exposure, dosimeter
News | Radiation Dose Management | January 13, 2016

January 13, 2016 — Ionizing radiation can save lives, but it can also cause serious harm. Getting the right...

Feature | RSNA 2015 | January 12, 2016 | Dave Fornell

Each year radiology vendors use the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting as a springboard to unveil...

Siemens, Teamplay, Protocols, radiation dose monitoring, RSNA 2015
Technology | Analytics Software | December 22, 2015

December 22, 2015 — At the 101st Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America...

Videos | RSNA 2015 | December 11, 2015

ITN/DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shows his choices for some of the most innovative new imaging technologies on the expo...

Cerner, RadNet RIS, RSNA 2015
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | December 10, 2015

December 10, 2015 — Cerner’s RadNet Radiology Information System (RIS) provides the ability to receive, display and...

News | Radiation Dose Management | December 09, 2015

The eighth Image Wisely Radiation Safety Case — C-arm Based Cone Beam CT in Interventional Radiology — is now...

video game tracking for X-ray, RSNA
News | X-Ray | December 02, 2015

 

December 2, 2015 — Researchers have developed software for the Microsoft Kinect gaming console that...

Technology | Radiation Dose Management | December 01, 2015

December 1, 2015 — Philips  introduced the DoseWise Portal 2.0, a comprehensive...