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.

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Blog | Radiology Imaging | November 06, 2015

A Roman walks into a bar, holds up two fingers and says, “Five beers please.”

—One of the world’s geekiest...

Visaris Americas, digital X-ray imaging, RSNA 2015, Vision Family, DR systems

Avanse DR system iamge courtesy of Visaris Americas

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 05, 2015

November 5, 2015 — Visaris Americas announced the company will exhibit its comprehensive ...

TUM, world's first mini synchrotron, X-ray source, Technical University of Munich

The new mini synchrotron "Munich Compact Light Source" (MCLS) is located in Garching at the Technical University of Munich Institute of Medical Engineering (IMETUM). Image courtesy of K. Achterhold/TUM.

Feature | X-Ray | November 03, 2015

November 3, 2015 — The world’s first mini synchrotron was inaugurated Oct. 29 at Technical University of Munich (TUM...

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 03, 2015

Rayence announced the introduction of the Rayence EMR Bridge. The Rayence EMR Bridge is specially designed software...

C-arm multipurpose system, X-ray
News | Radiographic Fluoroscopy (RF) | November 03, 2015

Expanding the clinical capabilities of limited R&F room space with the industry’s smallest tilting C-arm...

Konica Minolta, AeroDR LT, flat panel detector, RSNA 2015

Image courtesy of Konica Minolta Medical Imaging

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 27, 2015

October 27, 2015 — The AeroDR LT is a...

Carestream DR systems, MD Buyline, highest rating, third quarter 2015, DRX-Revolution, DRX-Evolution, DRX-Ascend

Image courtesy of Carestream Health

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 27, 2015

October 27, 2015 — Carestream Health earned the top rating in MD Buyline’s Market Intelligence Briefing (Q3 2015)...

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 13, 2015

October 13, 2015 — First Source Inc., provider of digital...

Body scans, Lunar iDXA

Full body scans taken with GE Lunar’s iDXA machine: radiograph (left); bone density (center); fat density (right). Images courtesy GE Healthcare

Feature | Radiology Imaging | October 13, 2015 | Greg Freiherr

Twenty years ago whole body scanners were a fad. It wasn’t...

Viztek, Nitehawk Pediatric Urgent Care, Ultra Straight Arm DR, Pediatric Imaging Package, low dose, first in Texas

Image courtesy of Viztek

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 08, 2015

October 8, 2015 — Viztek announced that the flagship facility of NiteHawk Pediatric Urgent Care is now the first...

Agfa Healthcare, new three-year contract, Premier Inc., digital radiography, DR solutions

DX-D 600 image courtesy of Agfa Healthcare

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 06, 2015

October 6, 2015 — Agfa HealthCare announced that it has been awarded a new three-year group purchasing contract with...

Create the Future Design Contest, Smart X-ray Source, first prize

Diagram of the Smart X-ray Source in operation. Image courtesy of Create the Future Design Contest.

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 05, 2015

October 5, 2015 — A new X-ray source technology...

Agfa, DR X-ray
News | X-Ray | October 02, 2015

October 2, 2015 — MD Buyline's industry experts survey hundreds of end users to gain customer experiences in order...

Varian, B-147 X-ray housing, RSNA 2015

Image courtesy of Varian Medical Systems

Technology | X-Ray | October 01, 2015

October 1, 2015 — The custom-designed B-147 X-ray housing from Varian Medical Systems incorporates a heat exchanger...

Carestream, DR systems, cone beam CT research, RSNA 2015

Cone beam CT system image courtesy of Carestream

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 01, 2015

October 1, 2015 — Carestream will feature several new systems at the 2015 Radiological Society of North America (...

Ultimax-i FPD, R/F, radiographic fluoroscopy
Technology | Radiographic Fluoroscopy (RF) | October 01, 2015

October 1, 2015 — Expanding the clinical capabilities of limited radiographic-fluoroscopy (R/F) room space with the...

Technology | X-Ray | September 29, 2015

September 29, 2015 — Varian’s new LEO radiographic...

Varian, MCS-6074 GE Performix Replacement Tube, computed tomography

Image courtesy of Varian Medical Systems

Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | September 29, 2015

September 29, 2015 — The MCS-6074 GE Performix Replacement Tube from Varian Medical Systems now has a 12-month full...

Varian, PaxScan 3024M, flat panel detector, full-field digital mammography, RSNA 2015

Image courtesy of Varian Medical Systems

Technology | Mammography | September 29, 2015

September 29, 2015 — The direct capture PaxScan 3024M flat panel detector from Varian Medical Systems is designed...

Varian, B-121 mammography housing, RSNA 2015, replacement

Image courtesy of Varian Medical Systems

Technology | Mammography | September 28, 2015

September 28, 2015 — The B-121 from Varian Medical Systems is an air-cooled...