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. 

Scientists Develop New MRI Tool for Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy

Researchers in the laboratory ‘Biomedical Nanomaterials’ of NUST MISIS. Image courtesy of PR Newsfoto/NUST MISIS.

News | Oncology Diagnostics | August 24, 2018

August 24, 2018 — A European research group has developed a system that allows doctors to both improve the accuracy...

MRI Study Differentiates Brains of Doers from Procrastinators
News | Neuro Imaging | August 23, 2018

August 23, 2018 — Researchers at Ruhr-Universität Bochum have analysed why certain people tend to put tasks off...

Philips Launches Epiq CVx and CVxi Cardiovascular Ultrasound Systems
Technology | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | August 22, 2018

August 22, 2018 — Philips recently announced the introduction of the Epiq CVx...

Iron Outperforms Gadolinium as MRI Contrast Agent

Scientists at Rice's Laboratory for Nanophotonics added iron chelates (blue) and fluorescent dye (red) to multi-layered gold nanomatryoshkas to create particles that can be used for disease therapy and diagnostics. The "theranostic" nanoparticles have a core of gold (left) that is covered by silica containing the diagnostic iron and dye, which is covered by an outer shell of gold. The particles are about 20 times smaller than a red blood cell, and by varying the thickness of the layers, LANP scientists can tune the nanomatryoshkas to convert light into cancer-killing heat. (Image courtesy of Luke Henderson/Rice University)

News | Contrast Media | August 22, 2018

August 22, 2018 — Rice University nanoscientists have demonstrated a method for loading iron inside nanoparticles to...

Doctor-Patient Discussions Neglect Potential Harms of Lung Cancer Screening
News | Lung Cancer | August 15, 2018

August 15, 2018 — Although national guidelines advise doctors to discuss the benefits and harms of...

Fujifilm SonoSite Unveils Full Suite of iViz Point-of-Care Transducers

The L25v ultrasound transducer for the Fujifilm Sonosite iViz is available for superficial applications such as ophthalmic, arterial, venous, lung and nerve. Image courtesy of Fujifilm Sonosite.

Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | August 15, 2018

August 15, 2018 — Fujifilm SonoSite Inc. announced the launch of two new transducers for the SonoSite iViz point-of-...

Guerbet Partners With Imalogix on Dose Optimization With Artificial Intelligence
News | Radiation Dose Management | August 14, 2018

August 14, 2018 — Guerbet LLC USA announced a commercial partnership with Imalogix, a provider of...

Videos | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 13, 2018

Haojie Wang, M.D., director of advanced cardiovascular MRI and a member of the heart valve clinic at Baylor Scott...

Illinois Governor Approves State Breast Density Reporting Bill Into Law
News | Breast Density | August 13, 2018

August 13, 2018 — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner approved the Illinois Breast Density Reporting Law (Public Act 100-0749...

ACR LI-RADS Steering Committee Releases New Version of CT/MRI LI-RADS
News | Clinical Decision Support | August 13, 2018

August 13, 2018 — The American College of Radiology Liver Imaging Reporting and Data System (LI-RADS) steering...

Exact Imaging Becomes UroGPO Imaging Partner
News | Ultrasound Imaging | August 10, 2018

August 10, 2018 — Exact Imaging announced that it has become a UroGPO Imaging Partner, joining the North American...

Indiana Hospital Installs First Vantage Titan/Zen Edition 1.5T MRI in U.S.
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 10, 2018

August 10, 2018 — Patients in Pulaski County, Ind., now have access to quiet, comfortable...

Videos | Radiomics | August 09, 2018

A discussion with Martin Vallieres, Ph.D., post-doctoral fellow at McGill University, Montreal, Canada. He spoke on...

PET Tracer Identifies Estrogen Receptor Expression Differences in Breast Cancer Patients
News | PET Imaging | August 09, 2018

August 9, 2018 — In metastatic breast cancer,...

3T MRI Installed at The London Clinic Through Hospital Roof

Image courtesy of The London Clinic

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 08, 2018

August 8, 2018 — Patients at The London Clinic, a private hospital and charity, will be the first in the United...

Aidoc Receives FDA Clearance for AI Detection of Acute Intracranial Hemorrhage
Technology | Clinical Decision Support | August 08, 2018

August 8, 2018 — Aidoc announced that it was granted U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the first...

iCAD Receives FDA Clearance of PowerLook Density Assessment for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
Technology | Breast Density | August 08, 2018

August 8, 2018 — iCAD announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of its latest...

Cardiac Imaging Reveals Roots of Preeclampsia Damage in Pregnant Women
News | Women's Health | August 07, 2018

August 7, 2018 — Johns Hopkins researchers say a...

Metro Health-University of Michigan Health Partners With Eon to Improve Lung Cancer Care
News | Oncology Diagnostics | August 07, 2018

August 7, 2018 — Metro Health-University of Michigan Health announced it is partnering with...