Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

New technology developed at the Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) may extend the benefits of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to many patients whose access to MRI is currently limited. A redesign of the...

New research, published in the journal Radiology, suggests some types of a popular contrast agent used in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exams may remain in the brain for years, but that the long-term effects are unknown.

GE Healthcare’s Signa Pioneer, a new 510(k) pending 3T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system, offers a unique feature where it can create six imaging protocols from a single scan. The vendor said this will greatly reduce the amount of time requi...

Accolade pacemaker, Ingevity leads,

Boston Scientific Corp. has received CE mark approval for the Accolade pacemaker family. 

Toshiba, Vantage Titan 3T, MR, magnetic resonance, upgrades, 2015
To meet both clinical and research needs of magnetic resonance (MR) customers, Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. has implemented software and hardware...
Oxford Instruments plc has acquired Medical Imaging Resources Inc. (MIR). MIR specializes in the build, lease and service of mobile medical imaging labs.
NIH, stroke, MRI, CT, screening, door-to-treatment time, SMART study
According to a new study, small changes in quality improvement procedures enabled clinicians to use magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans to diagnose stroke...
The Phase C results of the ProMRI Clinical Study were presented at the late-breaking clinical trial session of the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) 2015 meeting....
Toshiba, Vantage Titan 3T, MR, magnetic resonance, upgrades, 2015
Software and hardware upgrades for the Vantage Titan 3T MR (magnetic resonance) imaging system from Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.
SafeCT Dose Reporting is an extension of the SafeCT iterative image reconstruction product line from Medic Vision. It continuously captures...
PHS Technologies Group LLC, a unit of PACSHealth LLC announced that Dell Healthcare and Life Sciences will become a marketing, distribution...
The latest release of the 3mensio Structural Heart platform from Pie Medical Imaging contains an optimized Mitral workflow and a new Septal...

Articles

gadolinium, brain, contrast MRI, Radiology, Kanal
New research, published in the journal Radiology, suggests some types of a popular contrast agent used in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exams may remain in...
With higher deductibles and more price-conscious healthcare consumers, as a result of the Affordable Care Act, improving the performance, comfort and speed of...
Discovery MR750, MRI recall, GE, FDA recall
GE Healthcare initiated a voluntary field corrective action for all of its magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems with superconducting magnets that were...
Bayer Healthcare, Gadavist, FDA, approval, pediatric patients, contrast media
Bayer HealthCare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Gadavist (gadobutrol) injection for use with magnetic resonance...

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There were several technology takeaway messages for the future of electrophysiology (EP) at the...
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The Heart Rhythm Society’s 36th Annual Scientific Sessions, May 13-16, 2015 in Boston, will offer...
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U.S. healthcare reform is largely being driven through adoption of new information technology (IT...
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The webinar Maximize Your Clinical Imaging With a VNA Strategy will explain the changing face of medical imaging and data, and the challenges to...
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Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...