RSNA 2015

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 07, 2015
December 7, 2015 — GE Healthcare announced that its phoenix v|tome|x m computed tomography (CT) system now features...
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | December 04, 2015
December 4, 2015 — Viztek, a Konica Minolta company, unveiled the latest edition of its popular Overhead Tube Crane (...
Toshiba, FIRST, model-based iterative reconstruction, Aquilion One CT, RSNA 2015

Image courtesy of Toshiba America Medical Systems

Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 04, 2015
December 3, 2015 — Clinically viable model-based iterative reconstruction is now a reality with the launch of Toshiba...
RSNA 2015, patient mood, impact on interventional procedure results, nadja Kadom
News | Interventional Radiology | December 03, 2015
December 3, 2015 — Feeling high levels of distress, fear and hostility prior to undergoing an angioplasty or other...
Philips, Intellispace Portal 8.0, oncology suite, EASL, RSNA 2015
Technology | Tumor Tracking Systems | December 02, 2015
December 2, 2015 — Philips announced IntelliSpace Portal 8.0, the latest edition of its advanced data sharing,...
Imaging Yields Evidence of Heart Disease in Archaeological Find

Lead heart-shaped lead urns unearthed at the excavation site. Image by Rozenn Colleter, Ph.D./INRAP.

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | December 02, 2015
December 2, 2015 — Researchers using modern imaging techniques on hearts more than 400 years old found at an...
breast density, mammography, independent risk factor, RSNA 2015

Four different categories of breast density: fatty (top left), scattered fibroglandular (top right), heterogeneously dense (bottom left) and extremely dense (bottom right).

News | Breast Density | December 02, 2015
December 2, 2015 — Breast density may not be a strong independent factor for breast cancer risk, according to a new...
Structural and microstructural brain changes on MRI.

Structural and microstructural brain changes on MRI.

Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 02, 2015
December 2, 2015 — Researchers in the Netherlands studying thousands of healthy adults have found a connection between...
3-D printing, CT dataset, conjoined twins, surgical separation, physical model

3-D color segmentation of CT data with 3-D model used to help separate the conjoined twins.

Feature | Advanced Visualization | December 02, 2015
December 2, 2015 — A combination of detailed computed tomography (CT) imaging and 3-D printing technology has been used...
video game tracking for X-ray, RSNA
News | X-Ray | December 02, 2015
  December 2, 2015 — Researchers have developed software for the Microsoft Kinect gaming console that measures body...
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 01, 2015
December 1, 2015 — Researchers in China have found that children left without direct parental care for extended periods...
MRI, athlete brain, concussion study, RSNA 2015
Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 01, 2015
November 30, 2015 — Some athletes who experience sports-related concussions have reduced blood flow in parts of their...
knuckle cracking, ultrasound study, RSNA 2015

The top image shows a knuckle joint on ultrasound prior to cracking, and below at the moment it cracks, showing a burst of light across the ultrasound image in the joint.

Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | December 01, 2015
December 1, 2015 — Research presented at the 2015 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)...
Toshiba, Xario 100, ultrasound, RSNA 2015

Image courtesy of Toshiba America Medical Systems

Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | December 01, 2015
December 1, 2015 — Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. introduced the newest addition to its ultrasound portfolio, the...
RSNA 2015, MRI study, weight loss, knee cartilage degeneration

Figure 1. Cartilage T2 maps indicating worsening cartilage quality (red) after 48 months in an obese patient without weight loss (top row) compared to a patient with >10 percent weight loss (bottom row) in which only little cartilage degeneration is found.

Feature | Orthopedic Imaging | December 01, 2015
November 30, 2015 — Obese people who lose a substantial amount of weight can significantly slow knee cartilage...
News | Radiology Imaging | December 01, 2015
December 1, 2015 — Today the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) conferred its highest honor, the Gold Medal,...
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | December 01, 2015
December 1, 2015 — Philips  introduced the DoseWise Portal 2.0, a comprehensive radiation dose management software...
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News | Interventional Radiology | December 01, 2015
December 1, 2015 — An interventional radiology technique shows promise for helping morbidly obese patients lose weight...
Medicaid expansion, breast cancer screening, low-income women, study, RSNA 2015
News | Mammography | November 30, 2015
November 30, 2015 — Low-income women in Medicaid expansion states in the United States are more likely to have a breast...
Technology | Advanced Visualization | November 30, 2015
November 30, 2015 — Fovia Inc. introduced F.A.S.T. Interactive Segmentation at the 2015 Radiological Society of North...