RSNA 2017

Technology Report: Artificial Intelligence 2017
Sponsored Content | News | Artificial Intelligence | January 25, 2018
ITN Contributing Editor Greg Freiherr offers an overview of artificial intelligence advances at the Radiological...
3D Systems Introduces DICOM to 3-D Printing Functionality at RSNA 2017
News | Medical 3-D Printing | January 23, 2018
January 23, 2018 – At the 2017 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, Nov. 26-Dec. 1 in Chicago,...
Technology | PACS | January 22, 2018
January 22, 2018 — QualiTest Group recently announced its improved Virtual Radiology Environment (VRE) testing solution...
Blog | RSNA 2017 | January 18, 2018 | Dave Fornell
The Radiological Association of North America's (RSNA) 2017 conference will be remembered as the year artificial...
Philips Introduces Technology Maximizer Program for Imaging Equipment Upgrades
Technology | Radiology Imaging | January 17, 2018
January 17, 2018 — Philips recently announced the launch of Technology Maximizer, a cross-modality program designed to...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Enterprise Imaging | January 17, 2018
Mitchell Goldburgh, global solutions manager for enterprise imaging and analytics manager for NTT Data Services,...
Rayence Demonstrates Full Digital Imaging Product Line at RSNA 2017
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | January 16, 2018
January 16, 2018 — Rayence recently showcased their entire line of new as well as enhanced digital imaging products at...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Enterprise Imaging | January 16, 2018
Built on an over 25-year pioneering legacy in the advanced visualization industry, Vital continues to expand on three...
RSNA 2017 Celebrates Innovation in Radiology
News | Radiology Imaging | January 15, 2018
January 15, 2018 — The Radiological Society of North America’s 103rd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting (RSNA 2017...
Transpara Deep Learning Software Matches Experienced Radiologists in Mammogram Reading
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | January 12, 2018
January 12, 2018 — Deep learning and artificial intelligence improves the efficiency and accuracy of reading mammograms...
Fat Distribution in Women and Men Provides Clues to Heart Attack Risk
News | Women's Health | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 – It’s not the amount of fat in your body but where it is stored that may increase your risk for heart...
Smartphone Addiction Creates Imbalance in Brain
News | Mobile Devices | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 – Researchers have found an imbalance in the brain chemistry of young people addicted to smartphones...
Emergency Radiologists See Inner Toll of Opioid Use Disorders

Rates of Imaging Positivity for IV-SUDs Complications. Image courtesy of Efren J. Flores, M.D.

News | Clinical Trials | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 – Emergency radiologists are seeing a high prevalence of patients with complications related to opioid...
Minimally Invasive Treatment Provides Relief from Back Pain

Lumbar spine MRI showing disc herniation and nerve root at baseline and one month after treatment

News | Interventional Radiology | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 — The majority of patients were pain-free after receiving a new image-guided pulsed radiofrequency...
Study Finds No Evidence that Gadolinium Causes Neurologic Harm

MR images through, A, C, E, basal ganglia and, B, D, F, posterior fossa at level of dentate nucleus. Images are shown for, A, B, control group patient 4, and the, C, D, first and, E, F, last examinations performed in contrast group patient 13. Regions of interest used in quantification of signal intensity are shown as dashed lines for globus pallidus (green), thalamus (blue), dentate nucleus (yellow), and pons (red).

News | Contrast Media | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 — There is no evidence that accumulation in the brain of the element gadolinium speeds cognitive...
CT Shows Enlarged Aortas in Former Pro Football Players

3-D rendering from a cardiac CT dataset demonstrating mild dilation of the ascending aorta.

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 — Former National Football League (NFL) players are more likely to have enlarged aortas, a condition...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Ultrasound Imaging | January 11, 2018
Mindray recently featured a new upgrade for its premium Resona 7 ultrasound system at the Radiological Society of North...
3-D-Printed Prosthetic Implants Could Improve Treatment for Hearing Loss

Size comparison between 3-D printed prosthesis implant and a penny.

News | Medical 3-D Printing | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 — Researchers using computed tomography (CT) scans and 3-D printing have created accurate, custom-...
RSNA 2017 technical exhibits, expo floor, showing new radiology technology advances.
Feature | RSNA 2017 | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 — Here is a list of some of the key clinical study presentations, articles on trends and videos from ...
Hip Steroid Injections Associated with Bone Changes

58-year-old woman with left hip pain. X-ray from one month prior to the steroid/anesthetic injection demonstrates moderate joint space narrowing (arrows) and bony proliferation (arrowheads).

News | Orthopedic Imaging | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 – Osteoarthritis patients who received a steroid injection in the hip had a significantly greater...