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.

Konica Minolta, Blue Moon Lifecycle Solutions, AeroDR
Technology | June 09, 2015
June 9, 2015 – Konica Minolta announced new Blue Moon Lifecycle Solutions designed to help customers minimize downtime...
Agfa HealthCare, Children's National Health System, DR, DX-D 100, DX-D 600
News | June 04, 2015
June 4, 2015 - Children's National Health System has installed six Agfa HealthCare DX-D 100 mobile digital radiography...
Pediatric Imaging Growing Up Fast

Photo courtesy of Toshiba

Feature | June 04, 2015 | Jeff Zagoudis
As one might expect, pediatric imaging presents a unique set of challenges compared to working with adult patients....
Compact Light Source, CLS, CT, X-ray, SLAC, Lyncean, Eggl, Pfeiffer, TUM

The Compact Light Source by Palo Alto-based Lyncean Technologies Inc. generates X-rays suitable for advanced tomography. The car-sized device is a miniature version of football-field-sized X-ray generators known as synchrotrons and it emerged from basic research at SLAC in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Image courtesy of Lyncean Technologies Inc.

News | May 07, 2015
May 7, 2015 — A new study shows that the recently developed Compact Light Source (CLS), a commercial X-ray source,...
News | May 05, 2015
May 5, 2015 — Soft tissue disorders like tumors are very difficult to recognize using normal X-ray machines. There is...
Rayence, RU-3000, U-arm, FDA clearance
Technology | May 05, 2015
May 5, 2015 — Rayence Inc. announced that the RU-3000 Digital Universal Radiography System has received 510(k)...
Konica Minolta, digital radiography, record sales, AeroDR XE, Sonimage
News | May 04, 2015
May 4, 2015 — Konica Minolta Medical Imaging Americas announced it has achieved record sales growth for fiscal year...
Viztek, Basic U-Arm, digital X-ray, DR systems

Image courtesy of Viztek

News | May 04, 2015
May 4, 2015 — Viztek announced the availability of the Basic U-Arm, a new U-Arm digital X-ray system. Ideal for urgent...
News | May 04, 2015
May 4, 2015 — Kubtec recently named new regional sales managers for the global markets. The appointments were made to...

Roland Rhynus, CRA, executive director of radiology

Case Study | May 04, 2015 | Ueli Laupper, DR business director, Agfa HealthCare
X-rays are one of the most frequently used technologies within the radiology department of any hospital. X-ray has...
Texas Health Plano First Hospital in North Texas to Add Full Body 3-D Imaging with Reduced Radiation
News | May 01, 2015
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano is the first hospital in North Texas to offer full-body three-dimensional...
News | April 22, 2015
April 22, 2015 — Carestream earned the top rating in MD Buyline’s Market Intelligence Briefing (2015 Q1) for both...
Technology | April 17, 2015
April 17, 2015 — Rayence Inc. announced that it has expanded its product offering for digital detector solutions to...
Agfa HealthCare, Hitachi Medical Systems America, sales and marketing agreeement
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 09, 2015
April 8, 2015 — Agfa HealthCare announced that it has entered into a sales and marketing agreement with Hitachi Medical...
Spellman, XRBC Monoblock, X-ray source, power
Technology | March 30, 2015
March 30, 2015 — Spellman High Voltage Electronics Corp. announced the expansion of its Monoblock series of X-ray...
radiation, risk, cancer patients, information, Memorial Sloan Kettering, MSKCC
Feature | March 24, 2015
March 24, 2015 — A new study published online in the journal Radiology found a substantial gap between patient...
AeroDR XE, Latin America, Konica Minolta, DR, flat panel detector
News | March 17, 2015
March 17, 2015 — In response to increased demand for cost-effective, highly reliable and easy-to-use digital...
Varian, ECR, B-121, PaxScan 3024M, Nexus software, mammography, X-ray
News | March 16, 2015
March 16, 2015 — Varian Medical Systems showcased a full spectrum of X-ray imaging solutions at the annual European...
Unfors Raysafe, Fluke Biomedical, X2 survey sensor, QA, X-ray, radiation

Image courtesy of Unfors Raysafe

News | March 10, 2015
March 10, 2015 — Unfors RaySafe released a new radiation survey sensor at the 2015 European Congress of Radiology (ECR...