Computed Tomography (CT)

Guerbet, acquisition, Mallinckrodt, CMDS business, contrast media, CT, MRI
News | Contrast Media| July 29, 2015
July 28, 2015 — Guerbet announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire...
Vital Images, Toshiba, CT Myocardial Perfusion, cardiac CT, CORE 320 study
Technology | July 15, 2015
July 15, 2015 - Vital Images Inc. will debut its U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)-cleared CT Myocardial...
SHAPE, coronary artery calcium, USPSTF, heart attack risk
News | Computed Tomography (CT)| July 08, 2015
July 8, 2015 - The Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication (SHAPE) submitted a letter to the U.S....
Toshiba CT

PinnacleHealth selected Toshiba as its imaging systems vendor because of its quality and to help reduce imaging radiation dose to improve patient safety.

Case Study | Radiation Dose Management| July 07, 2015
Safety accidents drive up costs, damage reputations and lower patient satisfaction scores. For instance, if a patient...
osteoporosis, heart disease, linked, older people, Southampton MRC, CT
News | Cardiac Diagnostics| July 02, 2015
July 2, 2015 - University of Southampton scientists have discovered a link between...
radiation exposure, CT, X-ray, cancer, James Welsh, Jeffry Siegel, Loyola
Feature | Radiation Dose Management| July 01, 2015
July 1, 2015 - In recent years, there has been widespread media coverage of studies purporting to show that...
Siemens, MES contract, William Osler Health System, Ontario, Canada
News | Cardiac Imaging| June 26, 2015
June 26, 2015 - Canadian hospital William Osler Health System (Osler), based in Ontario, has awarded Siemens Healthcare...
CT System
News | Advanced Visualization| June 24, 2015
Texas Children's Hospital successfully separated Knatalye Hope and Adeline Faith Mata in late February, completing one...
News | Business| June 18, 2015
June 18, 2015 - IMRIS Inc. received a letter May 26 from the...
Toshiba, Aquilion ONE, enhancements, FDA, patient safety
Technology | June 18, 2015
June 18, 2015 - Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for...
perfusion imaging, CT perfusion

An example of Vital Images' CT perfusion software, showing an infarct (black) and ischemic defects (dark purple). Data also can be shown on a bulls eye plot.

Feature | CT Angiography (CTA)| June 11, 2015 | Dave Fornell
Toshiba, CT Vitality, Aquilion ONE, protocol management
Technology | June 09, 2015
June 9, 2015 - Healthcare networks can now remotely manage...
Toshiba, Assurance 360, CT, XR-29, MITA Smart Dose standard, Aquilion
Technology | June 04, 2015
June 4, 2015 - Toshiba's new Assurance 360 program is making it easier for existing...
CT angiography, CCTA, arterial plaque, calcification, calcium scoring
News | June 02, 2015
June 2, 2015 — Non-calcified arterial plaque is associated with diabetes, high systolic blood pressure and elevated “...
News | May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015 — Oxford Instruments plc has acquired Medical Imaging Resources Inc. (MIR). MIR specializes in the build,...
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