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.

Carestream's Carbon Nano Tube Portable X-ray System Available for Order
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 17, 2018
April 17, 2018 — Carestream Health is taking orders for its new Carestream DRX-Revolution Nano Mobile X-ray System in...
Chest X-ray AI Algorithm Correctly Identifies Lung Disease for Dubai Health Authority
Feature | Artificial Intelligence | April 17, 2018
April 17, 2018 — The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced the preliminary results of a chest X-ray artificial...
Local porters carried the Carestream Vita Flex CR system on their backs for 30 kilometers to Kunde Hospital

Local porters carried the Carestream Vita Flex CR system on their backs for 30 kilometers to Kunde Hospital

News | Computed Radiography (CR) | April 12, 2018
April 12, 2018 — Capital Enterprises, a Carestream distributor, transported and installed a Carestream Vita Flex CR...
Bone Age AI Algorithm Offered Free for Research Use on EnvoyAI Platform
News | Orthopedic Imaging | March 19, 2018
March 19, 2018 — Artificial intelligence (AI) platform provider EnvoyAI recently announced a new partnership with 16...
Philips Receives FDA Clearance for ProxiDiagnost N90 DRF System
Technology | Radiographic Fluoroscopy (RF) | March 15, 2018
March 15, 2018 – Philips announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to...
Imaging Plays Key Role in Evaluating Injuries at Olympics
News | Orthopedic Imaging | February 28, 2018
February 28, 2018 — The Olympic Games give elite athletes a chance at athletic triumph, but also carry a risk of injury...
ContextVision Demonstrates VolarView and the Orthopedic Package at ECR 2018
Technology | Advanced Visualization | February 27, 2018
February 27, 2018 – At this year’s European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Feb. 28-March 4 in Vienna, Austria,...
Carestream Supplies Wireless Digital X-ray Detectors for 2018 NFL Combine
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | February 27, 2018
February 27, 2018 — In addition to demonstrating their speed, agility and strength at the 2018 National Football League...
Qioptiq Introduces SlimLine for X-ray Diagnostics Featuring Spine Mode
Technology | Orthopedic Imaging | February 23, 2018
February 23, 2018 – Qioptiq, an Excelitas Technologies Company, recently introduced SlimLine for X-ray Diagnostics...
Hologic and Dexalytics to Provide Athletic Body Composition Analysis at University of Minnesota
News | Bone Densitometry Systems | February 22, 2018
February 22, 2018 — Hologic Inc. announced it has signed an agreement with the University of Minnesota to be the...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Pediatric Imaging | February 22, 2018
FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. and FUJIFILM SonoSite Inc., are offering a full-suite pediatric solutions...
RSNA 2017 Highlights Latest Trends in Digital Radiography
Feature | Digital Radiography (DR) | January 31, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis
If there was a theme to digital radiography (DR) advances in 2017, it might have been “upgrade now or be left behind.”...
Lunit Insight Offers Cloud-Based AI Analysis for Chest X-rays
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | January 29, 2018
January 29, 2018 — Lunit, an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered medical image analysis software company, offered the...
FDA Releases New Guidance on Children's X-ray Exams
Feature | Pediatric Imaging | January 26, 2018
January 26, 2018 — Most people have had an X-ray taken at some time during their lives — perhaps checking for a...
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | January 22, 2018
January 22, 2018 — Canon Medical Systems Europe B.V. announced the change of ownership of DelftHold B.V. following its...
Rayence Demonstrates Full Digital Imaging Product Line at RSNA 2017
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | January 16, 2018
January 16, 2018 — Rayence recently showcased their entire line of new as well as enhanced digital imaging products at...
Fat Distribution in Women and Men Provides Clues to Heart Attack Risk
News | Women's Health | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 – It’s not the amount of fat in your body but where it is stored that may increase your risk for heart...
Emergency Radiologists See Inner Toll of Opioid Use Disorders

Rates of Imaging Positivity for IV-SUDs Complications. Image courtesy of Efren J. Flores, M.D.

News | Clinical Trials | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 – Emergency radiologists are seeing a high prevalence of patients with complications related to opioid...
Hip Steroid Injections Associated with Bone Changes

58-year-old woman with left hip pain. X-ray from one month prior to the steroid/anesthetic injection demonstrates moderate joint space narrowing (arrows) and bony proliferation (arrowheads).

News | Orthopedic Imaging | January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018 – Osteoarthritis patients who received a steroid injection in the hip had a significantly greater...
Radiology Offers Clues in Cases of Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault

Image of 21-year-old woman, who presented with a chronic nasal bone fracture and soft tissue swelling of the left lateral face. Review of electronic medical records revealed presentation to an outside hospital 9 months ago with oblique fracture of the right ring finger proximal phalanx, blowout fracture of the medial wall of the left orbit and similar soft tissue swelling of the left face. Traumatic findings separated in time suggest recurrent violence. Image courtesy of Elizabeth George, M.D.

News | Orthopedic Imaging | January 08, 2018
January 8, 2018 — Radiologic signs of injury could help identify victims of intimate partner violence, according to a...