X-Ray

X-ray, or X-radiation, is a form of electromagnetic radiation that can pass through many materials that are opaque to light. They can be used to take images of the inside of the human body.

Advances in long-length digital radiography are creating opportunities for visualization during spinal surgery, as well as pre- and post-operatively. Image courtesy of Fujifilm Medical Systems

Advances in long-length digital radiography are creating opportunities for visualization during spinal surgery, as well as pre- and post-operatively. Image courtesy of Fujifilm Medical Systems

Feature | Digital Radiography (DR) | July 19, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Recent advances in...

Low Doses of Radiation Promote Cancer-capable Cells
News | Radiation Dose Management | July 18, 2019

July 18, 2019 — Low doses of radiation equivalent to three...

Smart Algorithm Extracts Data from Radiology Reports
Feature | Information Technology | June 27, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Radiology reports may contain information essential to figuring out a patient’s condition. But this information is...

Utah Valley Hospital Purchases Nine Carestream Imaging Systems
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | June 12, 2019

June 12, 2019 — Utah Valley Hospital (Provo, Utah) has installed nine Carestream imaging systems that equip its...

Videos | Digital Radiography (DR) | May 20, 2019

This is a quick walk-around video showing the ...

360 Photos | Cardiac Imaging | May 20, 2019

A 360 degree photo view of a Siemens Healthineers digital radiography (DR) room install and mobile Carestream DRX...

FDA Approves Zebra Medical Vision's HealthPNX AI Chest X-ray Triage Product
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | May 13, 2019

May 13, 2019 — Zebra Medical Vision has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for...

he DigitalDiagnost C90 is Philips newest premium digital radiography (DR) system, introduced here at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2018 meeting. It is the industry’s first radiography unit with a live camera image directly displayed at the tube head to provide a clear view of the anatomical area being scanned during the patient positioning process.
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | May 08, 2019

The DigitalDiagnost C90 is Philips newest premium...

A 3-D printed tungsten X-ray system collimator. 3D printed, additive manufacturing for medical imaging.

A 3-D printed tungsten X-ray system collimator. The tungsten alloy powder is printed into the form desired and is laser fused so it can be machined and finished. Previously, making collimators from Tungsten was labor intensive because it required working with sheets of the metal to create the collimator matrix. 

Feature | Medical 3-D Printing | April 29, 2019 | By Steve Jeffery

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Radiology Services Inc. Installs Carestream Q-Rad Digital Radiography Systems at Lowell General Hospital
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 25, 2019

April 25, 2019 — Radiology Services Inc. (RSI) of Topsfield, Mass., has installed five Carestream Q-Rad X-ray...

Samsung Demonstrates Viability of Lower Dose Digital Radiography Algorithm for Pediatric Patients
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 24, 2019

April 24, 2019 — Samsung announced that its new image post-processing engine (IPE), S-Vue 3.02, recently received U....

Konica Minolta KDR AU and KDR Primary DR Systems Receive Seismic Certification
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 24, 2019

April 24, 2019 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc., announced its KDR Advanced U-Arm and KDR Primary...

Konica Minolta Dynamic Digital Radiography Receives FDA Clearance

With DDR, orthopedists and MSK specialists can acquire a full view of the MSK system in the supine and prone positions to view changes in the bone and articulations throughout the full range of motion. Image courtesy of Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas.

Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 23, 2019

April 23, 2019 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. announced that its Dynamic Digital Radiography (DDR)...

Oxipit Introduces Multilingual Support for ChestEye AI Imaging Suite
News | Artificial Intelligence | April 16, 2019

April 16, 2019 — The CE-certified ChestEye...