CT Angiography (CTA)

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for CT systems use a series of X-ray images to create an image volume datasetthatcan slices or manipulated on any plane using advanced visualization software. The section includes computed tomography scanners, CT contrast agents, CT angiography (CTA and CCTA), CT perfusion, spectral CT (dual souce CT), and interative reconstruction dose reduction software.

Videos | RSNA 2015 | December 11, 2015

Video discussion of new technology and trend highlights at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2015...

 Lead heart-shaped lead urns contained the hearts of knights. Image by Rozenn Colleter, Ph.D., INRAP.

Lead heart-shaped lead urns unearthed at the excavation site. Image by Rozenn Colleter, Ph.D., INRAP.

Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | December 02, 2015

December 2, 2015 — Researchers using modern imaging techniques on hearts more than 400 years old found at an...

Cardiologists using the Philips spectral CT software to view a spectral CT image reconstruction at various energy levels.

Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | November 12, 2015 | Dave Fornell

Computed tomography has seen rapid growth in all segments of medicine over the past two decades, and recent advances...

FFR-CT, cost and quality of life outcomes, TCT 2015, PLATFORM trial

Image courtesy of HeartFlow Inc.

Feature | CT Angiography (CTA) | October 18, 2015

October 18, 2015 — New results from a multicenter, prospective study show that assessing...

Oregon Health & Science University, OSHU, Toshiba Aquilion ONE ViSION Edition, CT, computed tomography

Image courtesy of Toshiba America Medical Systems

News | CT Angiography (CTA) | October 08, 2015

October 8, 2015 — Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) now offers patients one of the most...

Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak, first in Michigan, FFR-CT, HeartFlow Inc., heart failure

Image courtesy of HeartFlow Inc.

News | FFR Technologies | October 05, 2015

October 5, 2015 — Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak is the first in Michigan and one of just a handful in the United...

SHAPE, task force, CT calcium scoring, carotid artery ultrasound, SHAPE Trial advisory meeting
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | September 24, 2015

September 24, 2015 — SHAPE, The Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication, met with an international...

spectral CT, Philips, IQon

Radiologists using the Philips spectral CT software to view a spectral CT image reconstruction at various energy levels.

Technology | Computed Tomography (CT) | September 09, 2015

September 9, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted 510(k) for Philips Healthcare’s Spectral...

FFR-CT, HeartFlow, PLATFORM trial, ESC 2015, ICA, fractional flow reserve, computed tomography

Image courtesy of HeartFlow Inc.

Feature | FFR Technologies | September 03, 2015

September 3, 2015 — Results of the ...

News | Cath Lab | August 26, 2015

August 26, 2014 — The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the late-breaking trials and first report...

FFR-CT

An example of a FFR-CT study showing a 3-D reconstruction of the coronary tree and a color overlay of virtual FFR readings, including a severe blockage in need of revascularization in the left anterior decending artery. 

News | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 21, 2015

August 21, 2015 — Loyola University Medical Center is the first and only hospital in Illinois to offer a new,...

CT-FFR, FFR-CT
Blog | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 07, 2015

Here is a recap of some of the top trends and new technology at the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (...

Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 07, 2015

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shares some of the most innovative new technologies shown on the expo floor and discusses...

Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 05, 2015

Interview with James Min, M.D., Professor of Radiology and Medicine and Director of Dalio Institute of...

Videos | Computed Tomography (CT) | August 05, 2015

Interview with Harold Litt, M.D., Ph.D., chief of cardiovascular imaging section and associate professor of...

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