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.

EOS is a device that captures bi-planar images with two perpendicular X-ray beams that travel vertically while scanning the patient from head to toe
News | Pediatric Imaging | October 29, 2019
October 29, 2019 — MemorialCare Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach is now the only children's hospital...
Carestream's DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 28, 2019
October 28, 2019 — Carestream’s DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System now features an improved ergonomic design and...
First Cases Conducted Utilizing hipEOS 3.0 and Intellijoint HIP Smart Navigation System
News | Orthopedic Imaging | October 24, 2019
October 24, 2019 — EOS imaging announced the first patient cases performed with its hipEOS 3.0 surgical planning...
Carestream's Focus 35C digital radiography (DR) detector

The Focus 35C detector. Image courtesy of Carestream

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 22, 2019
Note: This story has been updated to reflect that the Focus 35C detector has now received U.S. Food and Drug...
The Revolution Apex intelligent computed tomography (CT) scanner

The Revolution Apex intelligent computed tomography (CT) scanner. Image courtesy of GE Healthcare.

News | RSNA | October 18, 2019
October 18, 2019 — At the 2019 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA 2019), Dec. 1-6 in...
Siemens Healthineers Announces First U.S. Install of Multix Impact Digital Radiography System
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 18, 2019
October 18, 2019 — DHR Health in Edinburg, Texas, recently became the first healthcare facility in the United States to...
Chesapeake Regional Healthcare Adds Agfa DR 800 X-ray Room
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 16, 2019
October 16, 2019 — Agfa HealthCare announced the installation of its DR 800 multipurpose X-ray room at Chesapeake...
Dual energy soft tissue from Carestream
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 02, 2019
Carestream’s Dual-Energy feature (Pending FDA 510(k) clearance) delivers excellent image quality and optimal dose...
Agfa’s MUSICA workstation uses managed coding programming frameworks to support a more secure software and offers the latest network protocol supporting built-in security features
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 02, 2019
At Agfa’s Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) 2019 booth, radiology professionals will discover intelligent...
AI Accurately Detects Key Chest X-Ray Pneumonia Findings Within 10 Seconds
News | Artificial Intelligence | September 30, 2019
September 30, 2019 — Researchers from Intermountain Healthcare and Stanford University say 10 seconds is about how...
Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants Rarely Interpret Diagnostic Imaging Studies
News | Radiology Business | September 18, 2019
September 18, 2019 — Although Medicare claims data confirm the increasing role of nurse practitioners and physician...
Brain image taken on an Echelon Oval 1.5T MR scanner

Brain image taken on an Echelon Oval 1.5T MR scanner. Image courtesy of Hitachi Healthcare Americas

Sponsored Content | Blog | Radiology Imaging | September 13, 2019
People who live in rural America may deserve the same quality healthcare as anyone living in the U.S., but it is not...
FDA Clears GE Healthcare's Critical Care Suite Chest X-ray AI
Technology | X-Ray | September 12, 2019
September 12, 2019 – GE Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) 510(k) clearance of Critical...
Richardson Healthcare Receives CE Mark Approval for ALTA750 Canon/Toshiba CT Replacement Tube
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | September 11, 2019
September 11, 2019 — Richardson Healthcare, a Division of Richardson Electronics Ltd., announced it has received CE...
OSF HealthCare Expands Portfolio of Carestream Imaging Solutions
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | September 04, 2019
September 4, 2019 — OSF HealthCare in Peoria, Ill., recently added a new Carestream DRX-Evolution Plus System to its...
A 3-D printed tungsten pre-clinical X-ray system collimator. 3D printed, additive manufacturing for medical imaging.

A 3-D printed tungsten pre-clinical 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 | September 04, 2019 | By Steve Jeffery
In molecular radiotherapy (MRT) treatment of the thyroid, existing single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT)...
The Siemens Ysio Max digital radiography system.
Webinar | Digital Radiography (DR) | September 03, 2019
The Webinar "Benefits of Advanced Automation in X-ray" will be presented Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 1 p.m. Central Time.  ...
Surgical ultrasound probes extend the capability of Hitachi’s Arietta 70 system

Surgical ultrasound probes extend the capability of Hitachi’s Arietta 70 system. Each probe can be sterilized to allow safe scanning inside the human body. Picture courtesy of Hitachi Healthcare Americas

Sponsored Content | Blog | Radiology Imaging | August 30, 2019
The clinical needs of those who live in rural America and small communities are both simple and complex. A physician...
Siemens Healthineers Announces First U.S. Installation of Mobilett Elara Max
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | August 28, 2019
August 28, 2019 — UCHealth Greeley Hospital of Greeley, Colo., recently became the first healthcare facility in the...
Videos | Radiographic Fluoroscopy (RF) | August 09, 2019
Shimadzu displayed the FluoroSpeed X1 conventional radiographic fluoroscopy (RF) system at the Association for Medical...