Radiology Imaging

The imaging channel includes technology news related to computed tomography (CT), digital radiography (DR / X-ray), ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), radiographic fluoroscopy (R/F), mammography and angiography. 

New Appropriate Use Criteria Outlined for Multimodality Imaging of Nonvalvular Heart Disease
News | Cardiac Imaging | February 11, 2019

February 11, 2019 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with nine other cardiology professional...

Videos | Angiography | February 08, 2019

This is an example of an arterial venous malformation (AVM) in the brain imaged on a...

breast density cancer awareness
News | Breast Density | February 08, 2019

Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham has signed breast density inform bill, ...

Fujifilm Launches Latest Synapse 3D Version at HIMSS 2019

The new Intravoxel Incoherent Motion (IVIM) MR application in Synapse 3D

Technology | Advanced Visualization | February 08, 2019

February 7, 2019 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. will debut the latest version of its Synapse 3D solution at the...

Korean National Training Center Installs Carestream OnSight 3D Extremity System
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | February 07, 2019

February 7, 2019 — Jincheon National Training Center in Jincheon, South Korea, installed a Carestream OnSight 3D...

An example of Philips' TrueVue technology, which offers photo-realistic rendering and the ability to change the location of the lighting source on 3-D ultrasound images. In this example of two Amplazer transcatheter septal occluder devices in the heart, the operator demonstrating the product was able to push the lighting source behind the devices into the other chamber of the heart. This illuminated a hole that was still present that the occluders did not seal.

An example of Philips' TrueVue technology, which offers photo-realistic rendering and the ability to change the location of the lighting source on 3-D ultrasound images. In this example of two Amplazer transcatheter septal occluder devices in the heart, the operator demonstrating the product was able to push the lighting source behind the devices into the other chamber of the heart. This illuminated a hole that was still present that the occluders did not seal. 

Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | February 07, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor

Here is a list of six key trends in ...

Epiq Elite for Obstetrics and Gynecology delivers high image quality and lifelike 3-D scans

The Epiq Elite for Obstetrics & Gynecology. Image courtesy of Philips Healthcare.

Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | February 07, 2019

February 7, 2019 — Philips announced the launch of the Epiq Elite ultrasound system, a new premium...

Canon Medical Debuts Alphenix 4-D CT at RSNA 2018
Technology | Angiography | February 06, 2019

February 6, 2019 — Canon Medical Systems USA Inc. recently introduced a new...

Sponsored Content | News | PET-CT | February 06, 2019

Technological advancements in positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) offer both clinicians and...

ASE Releases Guidelines for Transesophageal Echo in Congenital Heart Disease
News | Ultrasound Transesophageal echo (TEE) | February 05, 2019

February 5, 2019 – The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) released a new document that provides a...

Medtronic Recalls Synergy Cranial Software and Stealth Station S7 Cranial Software
News | Procedure Navigation Systems | February 05, 2019

February 5, 2019 — Medtronic is recalling the Synergy Cranial Software and StealthStation S7 Cranial Software used...

Siemens Healthineers Syngo.Breast Care Adding AI-Based Decision Support
News | Clinical Decision Support | February 05, 2019

February 4, 2019 — Siemens Healthineers showcased the new planned...

Canon Medical Systems Launches Alphenix Interventional Imaging Line
Technology | Angiography | February 04, 2019

February 4, 2019 — Canon Medical Systems USA recently introduced its next generation of...

Blog | Cybersecurity | February 04, 2019

Cyber hackers pose a worsening threat to radiology and the rest of medical imaging. This risk might be reduced,...

Podcast | Cybersecurity | February 04, 2019

Cyber hackers pose a worsening threat to radiology and the rest of medical imaging. This risk might be reduced,...

Study Assesses Risk of MRI Exams for Patients With Tattoos
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | February 01, 2019

February 1, 2019 — A new European study concluded that...

The top article from January was about researchers in Sweden using computed tomography (CT) to image the soft tissue of an ancient Egyptian mummy’s hand down to a microscopic level. Non-destructive imaging of human and animal mummies with X-rays and CT has been a boon to the fields of archaeology and paleopathology. Most popular radiology articles and news in January 2019.

The top article from January was about researchers in Sweden using computed tomography (CT) to image the soft tissue of an ancient Egyptian mummy’s hand down to a microscopic level. Non-destructive imaging of human and animal mummies with X-rays and CT has been a boon to the fields of archaeology and paleopathology.

Feature | February 01, 2019 | A.J. Connell and Dave Fornell

February 1, 2019 — Here is the list of the most popular content on the Imaging Technology News (ITN) magazine...

 Volpara Solutions Launches Next-Generation VolparaDensity Software to Support SmartCurve Paddles
Technology | Breast Density | January 31, 2019

January 31, 2019 — Volpara Solutions Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for new...

Konica Minolta Releases Sonimage HS1 Ultrasound Software Upgrade
News | Ultrasound Imaging | January 31, 2019

January 31, 2019 – Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. released a new software upgrade for the Sonimage HS1...