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. 

This image, taken with Canon's Aquilion One, shows a lung with metastases from bowel cancer.

This image, taken with Canon’s Aquilion One, shows a lung with metastases from bowel cancer. Image courtesy of Canon.

Feature | Lung Cancer | April 18, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis

In recent years, low-dose computed tomography (CT) screening has emerged as a proven, effective method to detect...

2018 Set to be Strong for the Global Ultrasound Market
Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | April 18, 2018 | Simon Harris

After a year of mixed fortunes, the global ultrasound market is set for a strong year in 2018. The three major...

FDA Clears Siemens' Somatom go.All, go.Top CT Scanners
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 18, 2018

April 18, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Somatom go.All and Somatom go.Top...

Carestream's Carbon Nano Tube Portable X-ray System Available for Order
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 17, 2018

April 17, 2018 — Carestream Health is taking orders for its new Carestream DRX-Revolution Nano Mobile...

DenseBreast-info.org Celebrates Third Anniversary
News | Breast Density | April 17, 2018

April 17, 2018 — April 2018 marks the third anniversary of the launch of DenseBreast-info.org, the educational...

Chest X-ray AI Algorithm Correctly Identifies Lung Disease for Dubai Health Authority
Feature | Artificial Intelligence | April 17, 2018

April 17, 2018 — The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced the preliminary results of a...

Canon Medical Systems' Aquilion Precision CT Receives FDA Clearance
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 13, 2018

April 13, 2018 — Canon Medical Systems USA Inc. this week received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance...

Densitas Receives FDA Clearance for PACS-Centric Breast Density Software
Technology | Breast Density | April 13, 2018

April 13, 2018 — Densitas Inc. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its DENSITAS|...

FDA Clears Siemens Healthineers' Somatom Force CT With FAST Integrated Workflow
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 13, 2018

April 13, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the latest version of the Somatom Force,...

Local porters carried the Carestream Vita Flex CR system on their backs for 30 kilometers to Kunde Hospital

Local porters carried the Carestream Vita Flex CR system on their backs for 30 kilometers to Kunde Hospital

News | Computed Radiography (CR) | April 12, 2018

April 12, 2018 — Capital Enterprises, a Carestream distributor, transported and installed a Carestream Vita Flex CR...

Healthcare Administrative Partners Launches Deep Dive Analytics Service
Technology | Analytics Software | April 12, 2018

April 12, 2018 — Healthcare Administrative Partners (HAP) announced the launch of Deep Dive Analytics, an integrated...

Volpara Solutions and Mammography Educators Launch Mammography Positioning Training Videos
News | Mammography | April 12, 2018

April 12, 2018 — Volpara Solutions Inc. and mammography education provider Mammography Educators LLC announced the...

Ikonopedia Introduces Enhanced Breast Ultrasound Reporting Module at SBI
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | April 11, 2018

April 11, 2018 — Ikonopedia will introduce its next-generation...

Novel PET Agent Could Help Guide Therapy for Brain Diseases

Rat brain 11C‐Me‐NB1 PET images (0‐60 min) superimposed on an MRI template. Credit: SD Krämer et al., ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

News | PET Imaging | April 10, 2018

April 10, 2018 — Researchers have developed a new imaging agent that could help guide and assess treatments for...

ACR/SBI Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines Reclassify African-American Women as High-Risk
News | Breast Imaging | April 06, 2018

April 6, 2018 — New American College of Radiology (ACR) and Society of Breast Imaging (SBI)...

Brainomix Secures $9.8m Investment to Tackle Strokes With AI
News | Stroke | April 05, 2018

April 5, 2018 — Medical imaging company Brainomix has attracted £7m ($9.8 million) of investment to bring its...

Wisconsin Gov. Walker Signs Breast Density Reporting Bill
News | Breast Density | April 05, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

April 5, 2018 — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker made the Badger State the 35th state to report...

ASTRO Updates Guidelines for Palliative Lung Radiation Therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | April 05, 2018

April 5, 2018 – The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) issued an update to its clinical guideline for...

FDA Clears Siemens Somatom Edge Plus CT System
Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | April 04, 2018

April 4, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Somatom Edge Plus...

Diagnosing Breast Cancer Using Red Light

Schematic diagram for OM instrument: Seven pulsed lasers sequentially illuminate the compressed breast; transmitted light is detected by the 8-channel SiPM probe and the TDC acquires the signal. Credit: Edoardo Ferocino

News | Breast Imaging | April 02, 2018

April 2, 2018 — Optical mammography (OM)...