Contrast Media

Contrast media, also called contrast agents, are used to enhance the blood and perfusion in tissues.This includes iodine based contrast for on computed tomography (CT), gadolinium based agents for MRI and lipid bubble contrast agents used in ultrasound.

Contrast media injectors. angiography contrast injectors

The Bayer Arterion contrast injector.

Feature | Contrast Media Injectors | February 10, 2015 | Raissa Rocha and Dave Fornell
There have been several recent advances with...
Nephrocheck Test System, Blood testing, contrast media

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News | January 27, 2015

January 27, 2015 — Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics Inc. announced the nationwide availability to hospitals of the...

Bayer Healthcare, Gadavist, FDA, approval, pediatric patients, contrast media

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Technology | January 06, 2015

January 6, 2015 — Bayer HealthCare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Gadavist...

Technology | December 23, 2014

December 23, 2014 — Bayer unveiled version 2.5 of its Radimetrics Enterprise Platform at the 2014 Radiological...

Feature | December 16, 2014

December 16, 2014 — Data from a Bayer study in children...

Technology | November 24, 2014

November 24, 2014 — Bracco Diagnostics Inc. announced the availability of its Isovue (iopamidol injection) Imaging...

Technology | October 14, 2014

October 14, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Lumason (sulfur hexafluoride lipid...

blood testing, nephrocheck
News | September 30, 2014
September 30, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has allowed marketing of the NephroCheck test, a first-of-a-...
Mallinckrodt U.S. Launch OptiSync Contrast Data Management System
Technology | September 25, 2014

September 25, 2014 — Mallinckrodt announced the U.S. launch of the OptiSync data management system as a new...

Contrast-Enhanced CT Safe for Most Patients. Patient Dave Fornell.
Feature | September 10, 2014

September 10, 2014 — According to new research performed at the Mayo Clinic, iodine-based contrast material injected...

Feature | August 11, 2014

August 11, 2014 — Imaging experts from the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) released a paper, "Guidelines...

Feature | July 03, 2014

July 3, 2014 — The American Society of Echocardiography Foundation (ASEF) launched the second version of its free...

Iodixanol Iopamidol Contrast Media Peripheral Arteriography ACC.14 Clinical Stud
Feature | April 04, 2014

April 4, 2014 — GE Healthcare announced results from a new...

News | March 26, 2014
March 26, 2014 – Manhattan Scientifics announced a collaboration with Azano Biotech that will make NanoMRX Precision...
Guerbet FlowSens Contrast Media Injectors CT Systems X-Ray
Feature | March 11, 2014

March 11, 2014 — Guerbet announced a worldwide launch of FlowSens, a...

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