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. 

3D-4D ultrasound of a fetus imaged with a GE Volusion E10 system. It shows the yoke sac. This is a baby ultrasound, also referred to as fetal ultrasound or prenatal ultrasound.

3D-4D ultrasound of a fetus imaged with a GE Volusion E10 system. It shows the yoke sac.

Feature | Ultrasound Women's Health | May 07, 2018

Below is a collection of prenatal ultrasound images from the ITN archive. Use the arrows to click through the image...

Black Rhinoceros at Brookfield Zoo Undergoes Portable CT Scan

Layla the rhinoceros was given what is believed to be the first-ever CT scan of an eastern black rhinoceros at Brookfield Zoo on April 19, 2018. The scanner — a portable, battery-powered, 32-slice Samsung BodyTom — was brought into Layla's habitat. Image courtesy of Kelly Tone/Chicago Zoological Society

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 04, 2018

May 4, 2018 — On April 19, 2018, Layla, a 7½ -year-old, 2,300-pound eastern black rhinoceros who lives at Brookfield...

7T MRI Provides Precise 3-D Maps of Brain Activity

fMRI of a patient with secondary glioblastoma (brain tumor). Functional localization was measured before surgery by means of a motor task (hand opening and closing). On the left, the uncorrected scan, on the right the result after dynamic image correction. Image courtesy of Quelle: MUW/ High Field MR Centre of Excellence

 

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 03, 2018

May 3, 2018 — With the support of the Austrian Science Fund FWF, researchers from Vienna have developed methods to...

360 View of a Cath Lab at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
360 Photos | Angiography | May 03, 2018

A 360 degree view of the newest cath lab at...

360 View of a DRX Excel Plus Radiographic Fluoroscopy Room Installation
360 Photos | Radiographic Fluoroscopy (RF) | May 03, 2018

This is a 360 photo view of a recent Carestream DRX Excel Plus radiographic fluoroscopy (R/F) room installation at...

Hologic Clarity

Photo courtesy of Hologic.

Feature | Breast Imaging | May 03, 2018 | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane

The global breast imaging market is expected to reach $7.3 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View...

Guideline updates and clinical research highlight the need for improved understanding of gender differences by clinicians and patients
Feature | Women's Health | May 03, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Clinical research has revealed men and women often have different presentations for cardiovascular disease (CVD)....

News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | May 03, 2018

May 3, 2018 — BWX Technologies Inc. signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sotera Health’s Nordion...

Metal artifact reduction led to a 20 percent increase in the planning target volume (PTV) in this prostate cancer case from Henry Ford Health System. The volume of the healthy bladder tissue to be spared was also reduced by 4 percent.

Metal artifact reduction led to a 20 percent increase in the planning target volume (PTV) in this prostate cancer case from Henry Ford Health System. The volume of the healthy bladder tissue to be spared was also reduced by 4 percent.

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 03, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Computed tomography (CT) has long been the...

Cardiac MRI being performed at the DeBakey Heart Hospital.

Cardiac MRI being performed at the DeBakey Heart Hospital.

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | May 03, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for cardiac assessment provides a radiation-free alternative to other commonly used...

Computer Error Leads to 450,000 Missed U.K. Breast Screening Invites
News | Mammography | May 02, 2018

May 2, 2018 — Since 2009, approximately 450,000...

360 View of an Aquilion One 320-slice CT at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | May 02, 2018

This is a 360 degree image from the Canon Aquilion One 320-slice computed tomography (CT) system installed at...

Charles E. Kahn Jr., M.D., M.S., will become editor of the new online journal, Radiology: Artificial Intelligence

Charles E. Kahn Jr., M.D., M.S.

News | Artificial Intelligence | May 02, 2018

May 2, 2018 – The Board of Directors of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) announced that...

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | May 02, 2018

May 2, 2018 — Canon Medical Systems Europe B.V. has signed a reseller agreement with the Swedish medical device...

Pilot Study Initiated for Blood-Based Breast Test
News | Oncology Diagnostics | May 01, 2018

May 1, 2018 — Overlake Medical Center in Bellevue, Wash., announced it has enrolled 85 patients in a...

James Min Named Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 01, 2018

May 1, 2018 — James K. Min, M.D., FSCCT, has been selected for a five-year term as the new editor-in-chief of the...

360 Degree View Inside a Mobile Stroke Unit Ambulance at Northwestern Medicine
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | May 01, 2018

This is a 360 degree view inside the back of the...

iSchemaView Receives FDA Clearance for Rapid CTA
Technology | CT Angiography (CTA) | May 01, 2018

May 1, 2018 — Cerebrovascular imaging analysis company iSchemaView received final clearance from the U.S. Food and...

360 View of an Automated Breast Ultrasound (ABUS) Imaging Room
360 Photos | Breast Imaging | May 01, 2018

A 360 degree view of an automated breast ultrasound (ABUS) exam room at...