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. 

ACR Urges Stricter Adherence to Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines
News | Lung Cancer | May 21, 2018

May 21, 2018 — A new statement from the American College of Radiology (ACR) asserts that provider non-compliance to...

MRI "Glove" Provides New Look at Hand Anatomy

An experiment showed that a glove-shaped detector could yield images of bones, cartilage, and muscles interacting as a hand 'plays piano.' Traditionally, MRI had required patients to remain strictly motionless.Image courtesy of Nature Biomedical Engineering; Bei Zhang, Martijn Cloos, Daniel Sodickson

News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 17, 2018

May 17, 2018 — A new kind of...

PET Imaging Agent Could Provide Early Diagnosis of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Coronal 18F-FEDAC PET/CT section of a mouse with collagen-induced arthritis. (A) On day 23 and day 37, increased uptake is noted in the front and hind paws of this mouse with collagen-induced arthritis. (B) Predictive performance of day 23 18F-FEDAC uptake for the development of clinical arthritis. ROC = receiver operating characteristic; Sn = sensitivity; Sp = specificity. Credit: Seoul National University and Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea

News | PET Imaging | May 17, 2018

May 17, 2018 — A novel positron emission...

Matrix Analytics Announces Company Rebrand to Eon
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 16, 2018

May 16, 2018 – Denver-based Matrix Analytics announced the company's rebrand to Eon. The rebrand marks the expansion...

Joint ACR-SIIM Summit to Examine Economics of AI in Healthcare
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 15, 2018

May 15, 2018 — On May 30, 2018, the American College of Radiology (ACR) Data Science Institute (DSI) and the Society...

FDA Clears Medic Vision's iQMR MRI Image Enhancement Technology

Image courtesy of Medic Vision Imaging Solutions

Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 15, 2018

May 15, 2018 — Medic Vision Imaging Solutions Ltd. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has...

FDA's MQSA Accreditation Bodies Approved for Tomosynthesis Accreditation

Image courtesy of Fujifilm.

Feature | Mammography | May 14, 2018

May 14, 2018 — On April 9, 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that all four of its...

FDA Clears CurveBeam LineUp Weight-Bearing Multi-Extremity CT System

Image courtesy of CurveBeam

Technology | Orthopedic Imaging | May 14, 2018

May 14, 2018 — CurveBeam announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its...

360 View of a GE Proteus Digital X-Ray Room Installation
360 Photos | Digital Radiography (DR) | May 14, 2018

This is a 360 photo view inside a GE Healthcare Proteus digital radiography (DR) X-ray system room installation at...

PET Imaging Shows Protein Clumping May Contribute to Heart Failure Development
News | PET Imaging | May 11, 2018

May 11, 2018 — A team led by Johns Hopkins University Researchers has discovered that protein clumps appear to...

Impaired Brain Pathways May Cause Attention Problems After Stroke
News | Neuro Imaging | May 10, 2018

May 10, 2018 — Damage to some of the pathways that carry information throughout the brain may be responsible for...

Samsung Adds S-Vue 3.02 Imaging Engine to GC85A Digital X-ray for Lower Dose
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | May 10, 2018

May 10, 2018 — As part of a growth vision centered on improving patient care quality and safety, Samsung has...

News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | May 09, 2018

May 9, 2018 — Blue Earth Diagnostics signed an exclusive, worldwide agreement with Scintomics GmbH, Germany, a...

Body Vision Medical Receives FDA Clearance for LungVision Tool
Technology | Lung Cancer | May 09, 2018

May 9, 2018 — Body Vision Medical received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market...

Videos | Breast Imaging | May 08, 2018

ITN Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis speaks with Karen Hou, M.D., breast radiologist at Northwestern Medicine Central...

Functional MRI Assesses Crocodile Brain Listening to Classical Music

A research team from Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) used functional MRI to assess the brain patterns of a Nile crocodile and determine what happens when the animal hears complex sounds. Image courtesy of Felix Ströckens, M.D./Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

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

May 8, 2018 — In a first, an international research team from the Department of Biopsychology at Ruhr-Universität...

Samsung Receives FDA Clearance for Premium Ultrasound System RS85
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | May 07, 2018

May 7, 2018 — NeuroLogica, a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., announced the Samsung RS85...

Northwestern Medicine Mobile Stroke Unit Delivers Life-Saving Care 30 Minutes Sooner
News | Stroke | May 07, 2018

May 7, 2018 — A new data analysis of the...