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. 

Riverain Technologies Issued U.S. Patent for Vessel Suppression Technology
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | June 14, 2018

June 14, 2018 — Riverain Technologies announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has...

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360 Photos | 360 View Photos | June 14, 2018

This is a 360 degree image from the Canon Aquilion 64-slice...

Technology | Orthopedic Imaging | June 13, 2018

June 13, 2018 – EOS imaging announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

PET/CT Changes Care for 59 Percent of Suspected Recurrent Prostate Cancer Cases
News | Prostate Cancer | June 13, 2018

June 13, 2018 — A recently presented investigational clinical trial evaluated the impact of 18F fluciclovine...

Women More Likely to Use Other Preventive Health Services Following Mammography
News | Mammography | June 13, 2018

June 13, 2018 – Medicare beneficiaries who undergo...

Reduced hippocampal volume on MRI

This figure shows reduced hippocampal volume over the course of 6 years as seen on progressive volumetric analysis and also coronal MRI evaluations (arrows).Progressive volume loss in the mesial temporal lobe on MRI is a characteristic imaging feature of AD. This patient was a case of Alzheimer’s Dementia.

 

News | Neuro Imaging | June 12, 2018

June 12, 2018 — According to a UCLA Medical Center...

How AI and Deep Learning Will Enable Cancer Diagnosis Via Ultrasound

The red outline shows the manually segmented boundary of a carcinoma, while the deep learning-predicted boundaries are shown in blue, green and cyan. Copyright 2018 Kumar et al. under Creative Commons Attribution License.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | June 12, 2018 | Tony Kontzer

June 12, 2018 — Viksit Kumar didn’t know his mother had...

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and Touch Surgery Pilot Video-Based Endoscopic Simulations
News | Endoscopes | June 11, 2018

June 11, 2018 — During the 2018 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) conference June 2-5 in Washington, D.C., the American...

NewYork-Presbyterian Expands Mobile Stroke Treatment Unit Fleet

Image courtesy of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

News | Stroke | June 11, 2018

June 11, 2018 — NewYork-Presbyterian, in collaboration with Weill Cornell Medicine, Columbia University Irving...

Zebra Medical Vision Unveils AI-Based Chest X-ray Research
News | Artificial Intelligence | June 08, 2018

June 8, 2018 — Zebra Medical Vision unveiled its Textray chest X-ray research, which will form the basis for a...

Konica Minolta Launches AeroRemote Insights for Digital Radiography
Technology | Analytics Software | June 07, 2018

June 7, 2018 – Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. announced the release of AeroRemote Insights, a cloud-based,...

Philips Receives FDA 510(k) for Ingenia Elition MR System
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | June 07, 2018

June 7, 2018 — Philips announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

Nuclear imaging scan showing very good tissue delineation. Scan performed on a Biograph Vision positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET-CT) system from Siemens Healthineers.

Nuclear imaging scan showing very good tissue delineation. It offers crisp overall image quality and sharply delineates the muscle and fat planes, vertebral margins and end plates, billiary radicals, renal calyces, aortic wall and papillary muscles of the heart. Scan performed on a Biograph Vision positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET-CT) system from Siemens Healthineers.

Technology | PET-CT | June 05, 2018

June 5, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Biograph Vision, a new...

Breast imaging technologies have seen a rapid evolution.

Breast imaging technologies have seen a rapid evolution.

Feature | Women's Health | June 05, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Breast imaging technologies have evolved rapidly in the last two decades to help physicians detect breast cancers at...

Emerging Trends in Nuclear Medicine
Feature | Nuclear Imaging | June 04, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Nuclear imaging and its various modalities have long played an important role in the diagnosis and treatment of...

New FDA Guidance Eliminates Uncertainty for Pediatric X-ray Exams
Feature | Pediatric Imaging | June 04, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Last November, the...

Latest additions to Somatom go. CT platform address advanced clinical fields and applications, including cardiology, CT-guided intervention and dual energy CT. How to lower radiation dose from Computed tomography scanners using ned technology.

Latest additions to Somatom go. CT platform address advanced clinical fields and applications, including cardiology, CT-guided intervention and dual energy CT.

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | June 04, 2018 | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane

Recent studies show a rapid increase in patient radiation exposure mainly due to increased use of medical imaging,...