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April 24, 2018 | Technology Management

The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) is expanding the scope of its NEMA American National Standard for Servicing Medical Imaging Devices to cover all medical devices as opposed to just medical imaging technologies.

The…

April 18, 2018 | Technology Management

Siemens Healthineers announced Wednesday, April 18, that the company’s SOMATOM go.All and SOMATOM go.Top CT systems have gained FDA approval.

The 64-slice SOMATOM go.All and 128-slice SOMATOM go.Top both feature the companys new Athlon x…

April 17, 2018 | Technology Management

Trace-Ability, a Los Angeles-based radiopharmaceutical company, announced that the FDA has approved the first use of its solution, Tracer-QC, for release testing Ammonia N 13 Injection at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in Boston.

April 16, 2018 | Technology Management

A coin-sized gadget that would allow for simultaneous MR imaging has received a $228,325 Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

The MR-Link, developed by Purdue researchers, has been…

April 13, 2018 | Technology Management

More than 63,000 patients had their personal health information (PHI) exposed due to a “misconfigured security setting” on a radiology interface at Middletown Medical in Middletown, New York. The incident took place on Jan. 29.

April 13, 2018 | Technology Management

Siemens Healthineers announced Friday, April 13, that an upgraded version of its SOMATOM Force CT system has gained FDA approval.

This latest version of the SOMATOM Force system features the company’s FAST (Fully Assisting Scanner…

April 11, 2018 | Technology Management

Capital Enterprises, a Carestream distributor, has installed one of Carestream’s Vita Flex CR Systems at a hospital just 15.3 miles from Mount Everest Base Camp.

The equipment was flown to Lukla, Nepal, and then carried for more than 18…

April 10, 2018 | Technology Management

Agfa announced Tuesday, April 10, its plan to join Hitachi Healthcare Americas at the American Alliance of Orthopaedic Executives (AAOE) annual conference in Orlando April 14-16.

The two companies, which first started their strategic…

April 09, 2018 | Technology Management

A team of researchers from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles have developed a new method for cardiac MRI that can be complete in just 90 seconds. The technique also allows patients to breathe during testing, with promises of more…

April 04, 2018 | Technology Management

Siemens Healthineers announced Wednesday, April 4, that the FDA has cleared its 128-slice SOMATOM Edge Plus CT system. The system features the company’s FAST (Fully Assisting Scanner Technologies) Integrated Workflow with a FAST 3D Camera, which…

March 27, 2018 | Technology Management

Hologic announced that it has gained FDA approval for two new additions to the company’s 3Dimensions breast tomosynthesis system.  

Clarity HD high-resolution 3D imaging and…

March 27, 2018 | Technology Management

Siemens Healthineers announced that the FDA has cleared its MAMMOMAT Revelation mammography system.

New features included with the MAMMOMAT Revelation include the InSpect imaging…

March 26, 2018 | Technology Management

Canon Medical Systems USA announced its Aplio i600 ultrasound system has been cleared by the FDA and will be on display at the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) 2018 annual meeting March 24-28 in New York.…

March 19, 2018 | Technology Management

Planmed Oy, a Finland-based manufacturer of imaging solutions, announced this week that its Planmed Clarity 2D digital mammography system and Planmed Clarity 3D digital mammography tomosynthesis system have both received approval from Health…

March 14, 2018 | Technology Management

A team of researchers from the University of Calgary has developed a new portable brain imaging system that can visualize lingering damage caused by concussions.

Jeff Dunn, PhD, of the University of Calgary’s department of radiology, says…

March 12, 2018 | Technology Management

A team of researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) used functional MRI (fMRI) to explore how young children develop an ability known as “theory of mind,” which allows one person to infer about another’s mental state.

March 07, 2018 | Technology Management

Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. announced Wednesday, March 7, that it will be unveiling its newest mammography workstation, the ASPIRE Bellus II, at two upcoming imaging conferences. The ASPIRE Bellus II will be on display at the National…

March 05, 2018 | Technology Management

Canon U.S.A. is all about efficiency this year—from the universal adoption of a more paperless workflow to tackling security issues, the imaging tech company will be focusing on cost-effective solutions to common clinical roadblocks at this year’…

March 02, 2018 | Technology Management

Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. will be displaying its latest enterprise imaging and informatics solutions, and highlighting its artificial intelligence (AI) development initiative, March 5-9 at HIMSS18 in Las Vegas.

“Fujifilm has equipped…

February 28, 2018 | Technology Management

A coin-sized device that would allow clinicians to perform multiple imaging exams simultaneously is currently in testing, Purdue University researchers announced this week.

The gadget—termed the “MR-Link” by the team of Purdue graduate…

February 28, 2018 | Technology Management

Royal Philips debuted its newest MR solution, the Ingenia Elition, on Wednesday, Feb. 28, at the European Congress of Radiology (ECR) 2018 in Vienna.

The Ingenia Elition is a new 3.0T MR system that “performs exams up to 50 percent faster,…