SPECT-CT

SPECT-CT combines single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) gamma cameras and computed tomography (CT) into one imaging system. 

Hybrid Imaging: The Best of Both Worlds

This SPECT/CT study clearly shows ischemia in the heart.

Feature | November 20, 2012 | Lalitha Ramanna, M.D., FACNM

The introduction of hybrid technology — positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) and single-photon...

Blog | October 11, 2012

With its million-dollar scanners and their mushrooming use in recent years, medical imaging has become the poster...

SPECT/CT Imaging Agent Solves Difficulty of Diagnosing Infectious Endocarditis
News | August 02, 2012

August 2, 2012 — When combined with standard diagnostic tests, functional imaging procedures have been shown to...

News | July 13, 2012

July 13, 2012 — Royal Philips Electronics announced that it has embarked on a five-year joint research and...

GE Healthcare Introduces Performance SPECT/CT System
Technology | June 15, 2012

June 15, 2012 — At the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM), GE Healthcare introduced the...

Philips Demonstrates Innovations in Nuclear Imaging With Applications for IntelliSpace Portal
News | June 08, 2012

June 8, 2012 — At this year’s SNM Annual Meeting, June 9-13, Philips Healthcare is highlighting its portfolio of...

Myocardial perfusion study performed on a Philips Precedence SPECT/CT system showing ischemia.

Myocardial perfusion study performed on a Philips Precedence SPECT/CT system showing ischemia.

Feature | May 15, 2012 | Dave Fornell

Single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) remains a well-entrenched imaging modality for...

CT Scan head
News | May 11, 2012

May 11, 2012 – The use of single positron emission computed tomography (SPECT)/computed tomography (CT) has been...

News | November 15, 2011

November 15, 2011 – The new full iterative technology (FIT) now available on the BrightView XCT uses advanced...

 GE Healthcare Highlights Latest Nuclear Imaging Technology at RSNA 2011
Technology | October 20, 2011

GE Healthcare looks to the future of molecular imaging through improving cost, quality and access by helping...

News | September 09, 2011

September 9, 2011 — GE Healthcare announced it has received commitments from more than 100 customers globally for...

Preparing for Epidemics, Philips, Methodist Build Dedicated $8.6 Million Imaging Suite
News | August 18, 2011

August 18, 2011 – The Methodist Hospital Research Institute in Houston, Texas, and Philips Healthcare have...

Feature | July 18, 2011 | Roberto Aranibar, Frost & Sullivan Healthcare Research Analyst

Despite its first commercial appearance in the late 1970s, positron emission tomograpnhy (PET) did not begin gaining...

discovery
Technology | June 20, 2011

June 8, 2011 – GE Healthcare is offering a new fully upgradeable single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT)...

The Gemini TF 16 from Philips

The Gemini TF 16 from Philips

Feature | May 18, 2011 | Helen Kuhl

The medical imaging market is poised for growth, and among the areas showing great promise are hybrid systems,...

Philips to Display Hybrid Imaging at SNM
News | April 22, 2011

April 22, 2011 – At the Society of Nuclear Medicine’s annual meeting, Philips will highlight several new imaging...

News | April 19, 2011

SNM's Clinical Trials Network (CTN) last week validated its 100th scanner, an important milestone in CTN's two-and-...

SPECT Upgrade Significantly Cuts Exam Time
News | April 08, 2011

April 8, 2011 – At the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Annual Scientific Meeting in New Orleans,...

GE Healthcare Acquires CZT Detector Company

Discovery NMCT 570C

News | November 15, 2010

November 15, 2010 — With regard to its molecular imaging business, GE Healthcare announced an agreement to acquire...

News | November 10, 2010

November 10, 2010 – During RSNA 2010, GE Healthcare will announce the availability of the Discovery NM/CT...