Guerbet to highlight new contrast kit at CIRSE
September 21, 2018 -- Contrast developer Guerbet plans to showcase Vectorio, a new contrast media kit for diagnostic and interventional imaging, at the upcoming Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) congress in Lisbon.
ASRT releases technologist best practice guide for MRI
September 20, 2018 -- The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) has released a new white paper that describes MRI best practices for technologists.
Siemens to highlight new catheter at TCT 2018
September 20, 2018 -- Siemens Healthineers plans to highlight its new Acuson AcuNav Volume intracardiac echocardiography catheter at the upcoming 2018 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) annual meeting in San Diego.
Japanese researchers receive SNMMI fellowship
September 20, 2018 -- The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) has announced the recipients of its 2018-2020 SNMMI Wagner-Torizuka Fellowship.
Case Western gets grant for contrast-free MRA
September 20, 2018 -- Researchers from Case Western Reserve School of Medicine have received a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. National Institutes of Health to study a method of performing MR angiography (MRA) exams for peripheral artery disease without gadolinium-based contrast media.
Groups urge mandated coverage for CT colonography
September 20, 2018 -- Colorectal cancer care advocacy groups and physician organizations are calling on the U.S. Congress to approve a bill that would provide Medicare coverage for screening CT colonography.
Exact Imaging, Cambridge Consultants target prostate cancer
September 20, 2018 -- Ultrasound technology developer Exact Imaging has teamed with Cambridge Consultants to improve the visualization and detection of prostate cancer.
Senate opioid bill includes provision for ultrasound treatment
September 19, 2018 -- In a 99-1 vote, the U.S. Senate on September 17 passed the Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018. The bill includes a provision to support the development of ultrasound-guided technologies for pain management as an alternative to opioids.
IBA receives Brazil's OK for proton therapy system
September 19, 2018 -- Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) has received clearance from Brazil's health regulatory agency to market its ProteusOne system in the country.
Detection Technology rolls out new digital x-ray detectors
September 19, 2018 -- Detection Technology has launched its new Aurora digital x-ray detector product line.