News | July 17, 2007

Mindways Software Creates Affordable DXA-equivalent Hip Bone Densitometry

July 18, 2007 – Mindways Software Inc. recently displayed its QTC Pro, a bone densitometer that reportedly gives DXA a run for its money, promising a low purchase price and no site, personnel or high reoccurring maintenance costs, at the American Healthcare Radiology Administrators (AHRA), July 8-12 in Orlando, FL.
QCT is said to be the first system to exploit CT’s inherent advantage for true 3-dimensional densitometry with volumetric BMD of the spine and hip. The QCT Pro reportedly transforms a CT scanner into the best of both worlds: a QCT trabecular spine BMD for sensitive treatment monitoring and early detection of low bone mass, and DXA equivalent hip BMD for use in diagnosis of osteoporosis and low bone mass and fracture risk assessment.
For more information: www.qtc.com

Related Content

Hologic and Dexalytics to Provide Athletic Body Composition Analysis at University of Minnesota
News | Bone Densitometry Systems | February 22, 2018
Hologic Inc. announced it has signed an agreement with the University of Minnesota to be the exclusive provider of...
obesity, adolescents, bone loss, RSNA 2016 study, HR-pQCT, DXA
News | Bone Densitometry Systems | November 27, 2016
Teenagers who are obese may be doing irreparable damage to their bones, according to a new study being presented at the...
obesity
News | Clinical Trials | November 22, 2016
Teenagers who are obese may be doing irreparable damage to their bones, according to a new study presented at the...
ImagingTutor.com, JCAHO safety requirements, online resources, testing

Image courtesy of ImagingTutor.com

News | Radiology Imaging | August 14, 2015
Radiologic technologists and radiology departments looking to meet Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare...
Hitachi Aloka, EggQus, bone densitometry, ultrasound, ECR
News | March 10, 2015
Hitachi Aloka Medical Ltd. announced the release of EggQus — a compact, portable ultrasound bone densitometry system —...

Incomplete Atypical Femur Fractures imaged with a Hologic densitometer, courtesy of Prof. Cheung, University of Toronto.

Technology | August 22, 2013
August 22, 2013 — Hologic Inc. announced the commercialization of Horizon, a redesigned DXA (dual-energy X-ray...
Sectra OneScreen RSNA 2012 Osteoporosis Women's Healthcare
Technology | December 20, 2012
In Sweden, 70,000 fractures are caused by osteoporosis every year. It is one of the most expensive diseases and is...
Technology | June 15, 2012
June 15, 2012 — Lone Oak Medical Technologies announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved...
Technology | November 07, 2011
November 7, 2011 — Sectra Breast Imaging PACS (picture archiving and communication system) streamlines workflows of...
Technology | October 19, 2011
October 19, 2011 — At RSNA 2011, Sectra will launch its OneScreen system, an online solution to identify patients in...