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.

A Pott's fracture of the fibula, also called a spiral fracture. Patient Marilyn Fornell.

Figure 1. A bedside screen shot of a Carestream DRX mobile X-ray in the ED of the fractured fibula. 

Blog | Radiology Imaging | December 22, 2015 | Dave Fornell
While I write a lot about medical imaging technology and how new technology can and should work, it is not often that I...
Left, the first X-ray ever made of Roentgen's wife's hand in 1895. Right, a cone-beam CT 3-D reconstruction of a hand in 2015 using a new robotic digital radiography (DR) X-ray system.

Left, the first X-ray ever made of Roentgen's wife's hand in 1895. Right, a cone-beam CT 3-D reconstruction of a hand in 2015 using a new robotic digital radiography (DR) X-ray system. 

Blog | X-Ray | December 21, 2015
Being an avid student of history, I am always looking for parallels and comparisons in everything I see. For this...
Fujifilm, FDR Visionary Suite, DR room system, RSNA 2015
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | December 17, 2015
December 17, 2015 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. introduced the FDR Visionary Suite, a next-generation...
Fujifilm, FDR D-EVO GL, long-length DR detector, RSNA 2015
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | December 16, 2015
December 16, 2015 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. introduced the FDR D-EVO GL...
Siemens, Multitom Rax robotic X-ray system, RSNA 2015
Technology | X-Ray | December 16, 2015
December 16, 2015 — Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Multitom...
Videos | Digital Radiography (DR) | December 14, 2015
Interview with Lori Webb, BAAS, RT, MD Buyline analyst, covering new technology introductions and trends in digital...
Videos | RSNA 2015 | December 11, 2015
ITN/DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shows his choices for some of the most innovative new imaging technologies on the expo...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Radiology Imaging | December 08, 2015
Discover how Philips is helping community hospitals maximize value in limited workspaces.
Videos | X-Ray | December 07, 2015
Researchers have developed software for the Microsoft Kinect gaming console that measures body part thickness and...

A comparison between Philips SkyFlow gridless chest radiograph and the same image with standard processing.

News | X-Ray | December 07, 2015
December 7, 2015 — Philips debuted SkyFlow, an X-ray imaging software that produces high-contrast images for all...
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 (...
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 | RSNA 2015 | November 25, 2015
November 25, 2015 – Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies company and global leader in digital X-Ray image sensing...
Rayence, RSNA 2015, wireless flat panel detectors, XmaruView, RU-3000

Wireless 10x12" and 17x17" wireless flat panel detectors image courtesy of Rayence

Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 25, 2015
November 25, 2015 — Rayence announced that they will feature a new and enhanced line of products at this year’s...
News | PACS Accessories | November 25, 2015
November 25, 2015 — Richardson Healthcare will be showcasing high-value solutions for the diagnostic imaging market at...
Carestream, digital radiography upgrade, Pro Retrofit System

Image courtesy of Carestream Health

Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 25, 2015
November 25, 2015 — Carestream Health announced an affordable new retrofit system that allows small to mid-size...
Agfa Healthcare, DR 400, RSNA 2015, floor mounted DR X-ray

Image courtesy of Agfa Healthcare

Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 24, 2015
November 24, 2015 — Agfa HealthCare is showcasing the workflow and productivity benefits of its DR 400...
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 24, 2015
Carestream continues to expand its DR portfolio...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 24, 2015
The DRX Plus 3543 Detector is faster, lighter and more reliable, as compared to the DRX-1 Detectors, and is IPX37 fluid...
dosimetry phantoms
News | Computed Radiography (CR) | November 23, 2015
CIRS ATOM phantoms are a full line of anthropomorphic, cross sectional...