CT Systems

The new version of the Siemens Somatom Definition Edge CT system, allows dual energy images to be acquired using a single-source system in clinical routine.  

Heartflow FFR-CT

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today cleared HeartFlow’s FFR-CT (fractional flow reserve—computed tomography) software, which permits non-invasive evaluation of coronary artery blood flow in patients showing signs of coronary artery d...

Philips Healthcare has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its IQon Spectral computed tomography (CT) technology for spectral imaging. It adds a new dimension to CT imaging, delivering anatomical information and o...

September 24, 2014 — GE Healthcare announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of its Discovery IQ PET/CT (positron emission tomography/computed tomography) system.

clinical trial/study, imaging, CT imaging
According to a study published online in the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR), large majorities of primary care physicians believe that...
CT systems, X-ray phase tomography, AIP publishing
X-ray phase tomography is an imaging technique that uses penetrating X-rays to create volumetric views through "slices" or sections of soft biological tissues...
HeartFlow, CT-FFR, computed tomography fractional flow reserve, UH Case Medical
University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical is now offering a new, non-invasive test for coronary artery disease designed to help physicians develop the right...
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "MediPoint: Nuclear Imaging - PET and SPECT Equipment - Global Analysis and Market Forecasts" report to...
Version 2.5 of Bayer's Radimetrics Enterprise Platform has new features that can help radiologists and hospital administrators meet new

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clinical trial/study, imaging, CT imaging
According to a study published online in the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR), large majorities of primary care physicians believe that...
According to a new long-term study, diabetic patients with even mild coronary artery disease face the same relative risk for a heart attack or other major...
CT-FFR, FFR-CT
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today cleared HeartFlow’s FFR-CT (fractional flow reserve—computed tomography) software, which permits non-invasive...
September 29, 2014 — Before undergoing cardiac imaging procedures involving radiation, healthcare providers should help patients understand why the procedure...

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The America College of Cardiology has released its list of key late-breaking clinical trials at the...
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This webinar explained the benefits of better access, productivity and revenue cycle efficiency in a modern cardiovascular information system (CVIS...