Radiology Imaging

The radiology 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, angiography, 3-D printing, contrast media injectors, molecular imaging, neurological imaging, pediatric imaging and radiation dose management. 

During virtual RSNA 2020, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. will showcase enhancements to the Cartesion Prime PET/CT system, a premium Digital PET/CT scanner designed to help health care providers deliver more personalized care.
News | PET-CT | October 05, 2020
October 5, 2020 — During virtual RSNA 2020, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. will showcase enhancements to the Cartesion...
Carestram's new DRX-L Detector — which captures long-length, high-resolution images for leg length and spine exams with a single exposure — speeds clinician workflow and minimizes patient discomfort.
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 05, 2020
October 5, 2020 — Carestream has an extensive history of setting standards in efficiency and reliability. Its wireless...
ASTRO urges radiation oncology benefits management company eviCore to reconsider a move that requires shorter treatment regimens without regard for physician judgement

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News | Radiation Oncology | October 02, 2020
October 2, 2020 — Radiation oncologists expressed serious concerns about a new private insurance coverage policy that...
Girls in Tech, a global non-profit bringing the world together through education and experiences, is teaming up with McKesson, a global leader in healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, community oncology and specialty care, and healthcare information solutions, for a global hackathon to design innovative solutions for those impacted by breast cancer.

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News | Women's Health | October 02, 2020
October 2, 2020 — Girls in Tech, a global non-profit bringing the world together through education and experiences, is...
The Galan 3T and Orian 1.5T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) platforms, both with Advanced intelligent Clear-IQ Engine (AiCE) Deep Learning Reconstruction (DLR) and Compressed SPEEDER, will be featured at RSNA 2020.

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News | RSNA | October 02, 2020
October 2, 2020 — The Galan 3T and Orian 1.5T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) platforms, both with Advanced...
The multi-pronged initiative includes BWHI’s P.O.W.E.R. of Sure campaign, which will examine common barriers to early screening and encourage Black women to schedule and attend their annual mammograms. The campaign features Grammy Award winning, Oscar and Golden Globe nominated artist Mary J. Blige and a multimedia digital hub with resources including common facts and myths about mammography, frequently asked questions regarding breast cancer and screening guidelines, a list of locations offering breast can

The campaign features Grammy Award winning, Oscar and Golden Globe nominated artist Mary J. Blige.

Photographer: Robert Ector

News | Women's Health | October 01, 2020
October 1, 2020 — Hologic, Inc. announced a multi-year commitment to decreasing breast cancer screening disparities for...
These MRI scans show diffuse white matter abnormality (DWMA). The top three panels display raw MRI images from very preterm infants born at 27 weeks (left), 26 weeks (center) and 31 weeks (right) gestation.

These MRI scans show diffuse white matter abnormality (DWMA). The top three panels display raw MRI images from very preterm infants born at 27 weeks (left), 26 weeks (center) and 31 weeks (right) gestation. Higher signal intensity can be seen in the central white matter, particularly for the 31-week gestation infant. The bottom panels display the corresponding slices with objectively segmented DWMA in yellow. The 27-week infant (left) was diagnosed with mild DWMA, the 26-week infant (center) was diagnosed with moderate DWMA, and the 31-week infant had severe DWMA. Image courtesy of Cincinnati Children's and Nature Scientific Reports

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | October 01, 2020
October 1, 2020 — As many as 70% of very premature infants (born earlier than 32 weeks gestation) show signs of white...
Canon Medical’s Aquilion ONE / PRISM Edition, designed for deep intelligence, integrates artificial intelligence (AI) technology to maximize conventional and spectral computed tomography (CT) capabilities with automated workflows, while providing deep clinical insights to assist physicians in making more informed decisions across the patient’s care cycle.
News | RSNA | October 01, 2020
October 1, 2020 — Canon Medical’s Aquilion ONE / PRISM Edition, designed for deep intelligence, integrates artificial...
Siemens Healthineers has introduced a new version of its c.cam dedicated cardiac nuclear medicine system to the U.S. market. This single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) scanner with a reclining patient chair offers nuclear cardiology providers a low total cost of ownership, ease of installation, and a high level of image quality.
News | SPECT Imaging | September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020 — Siemens Healthineers has introduced a new version of its c.cam dedicated cardiac nuclear medicine...
A new artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can identify when medical images are likely to be difficult for either a radiologist or AI to make an effective diagnosis.
News | Artificial Intelligence | September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020 — A new artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can identify when medical images are likely to be...
The University at Buffalo has received a four-year, $1.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop a new, portable breast imaging system that has the potential to better identify breast cancer.
News | Breast Imaging | September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020 — The University at Buffalo has received a four-year, $1.4 million grant from the National...
Newly released study results present a strong case for lung cancer screening in New Zealand — particularly for Māori whose mortality rates are between three and four times higher than other ethnic groups.

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News | Lung Imaging | September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020 — Newly released study results present a strong case for lung cancer screening in New Zealand —...
Siemens Healthineers and WakeMed Health & Hospitals have established a 10-year, patient-focused, Value Partnership to innovate care delivery and improve patient outcomes through robotics initiatives, advanced imaging capabilities and artificial intelligence, along with provider and staff training.
News | Radiology Business | September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020 — Siemens Healthineers and WakeMed Health & Hospitals have established a 10-year, patient-...
Carestream's  DRX-Compass X-ray System offers access to a wide selection of configurable components, tailored to each environment.
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020 — Flexible, scalable digital radiography (DR) room imaging is a must-have at any medical facility....
The artificial intelligence-driven Caption Guidance software guides point of care ultrasound (POCUS) users to get optimal cardiac ultrasound images. The AI software is an example of a FDA-cleared software that is helping improve imaging, even when used by less experienced users.

The artificial intelligence-driven Caption Guidance software guides point of care ultrasound (POCUS) users to get optimal cardiac ultrasound images. The AI software is an example of a FDA-cleared software that is helping improve imaging, even when used by less experienced users.

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | September 29, 2020 | Joe Fornadel, J.D., and Wes Moran, J.D.
The number of Federal Drug Administration (FDA)-approved AI-based algorithms is significant and has grown at a steady...
The FDA Center for Devices and Radiological Health's COVID-19 response by the numbers between January 1 and September 18, 2020.

The FDA Center for Devices and Radiological Health's COVID-19 response by the numbers between January 1 and September 18, 2020. Graphic courtesy of FDA

News | Coronavirus (COVID-19) | September 29, 2020
September 29, 2020 — On September 28, FDA Commissioner of Food and Drugs Stephen M. Hahn, M.D., issued a statement...
As the industry’s first mobile X-ray system with a collapsible column, the DRX-Revolution delivers high-quality diagnostic images in tight spaces, helping to limit the spread of infection by providing critical bedside imaging.
News | X-Ray | September 29, 2020
September 29, 2020 — Bringing advanced imaging to patients — while focusing on safety — is the cornerstone of...
Videos | Artificial Intelligence | September 25, 2020
Ernest Garcia, Ph.D., MASNC, FAHA, endowed professor in cardiac imaging, director of nuclear cardiology R&D...
Lung and respiratory health pioneer paves way for more precise care of complex respiratory conditions
News | Artificial Intelligence | September 25, 2020
September 25, 2020 — VIDA Diagnostics, Inc. announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the Food and Drug...
EchoGo Pro automates cardiac ultrasound measurements for heart functions, but also empower physicians to predict the occurrence of coronary artery disease (CAD).

EchoGo Pro automates cardiac ultrasound measurements for heart functions, but also empower physicians to predict the occurrence of coronary artery disease (CAD).

News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | September 25, 2020
September 25, 2020 — Based on its recent analysis of the global artificial intelligence (AI)-based echocardiography...