ASTRO issues rad therapy guidelines for skin cancer
December 11, 2019 -- The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has released new clinical guidelines on using radiation therapy to treat basal and cutaneous squamous cell skin cancers.
ACR opposes proposed 'surprise billing' legislation
December 11, 2019 -- The American College of Radiology (ACR) said that it won't be able to support a Congressional plan to address "surprise billing" unless improvements are made to the legislation.
FDA OKs Siemens CT scanners in go. product line
December 11, 2019 -- Siemens Healthineers has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for two CT systems in the company's go. product family.
Aidoc reports customer milestone
December 11, 2019 -- Israeli artificial intelligence software developer Aidoc said that the Foundation Institute for Research and Study of Diagnostic Imaging in São Paulo, Brazil, has used its software on CT scans for over 100,000 patients.
Discommon debuts accessories for Butterfly iQ
December 11, 2019 -- Accessories manufacturer Discommon has introduced a new line of accessories for Butterfly Network's Butterfly iQ portable ultrasound device.
Lantheus, CarThera partner on ultrasound cancer therapy
December 10, 2019 -- Lantheus Medical Imaging parent company Lantheus Holdings has agreed to supply its microbubble ultrasound contrast technology to medical device company CarThera for the treatment of glioblastoma.
XACT Robotics debuts robotic technology at RSNA 2019
December 10, 2019 -- XACT Robotics presented its lightweight, hands-free robotic system for guiding percutaneous interventional procedures at the recent RSNA 2019 meeting in Chicago.
ASRT, Canon announce Safety First winners
December 10, 2019 -- The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) Foundation and Canon Medical Systems have awarded their 2019 Safety First grants to St. Joseph Warren Hospital of Youngstown, OH, and Gunnison Valley Health of Gunnison, CO.
Synaptive Medical adds $25M to its coffers
December 10, 2019 -- 3D visualization firm Synaptive Medical has received $25 million from the first round of a new preferred equity investment.
ACR gets grant to measure incidental follow-up rates
December 10, 2019 -- The American College of Radiology (ACR) has received a grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation to develop a clinical quality measure for improving the completion rate of evidence-based follow-up recommendations made for incidental radiology findings.