Latest X-ray computed tomography Stories

2014-01-16 12:30:16

Hybrid imaging technology delivers accurate results with half the radiation in half the time TEANECK, N.J., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Holy Name Medical Center has established a brand-new Nuclear Medicine Suite in its Department of Radiology. The advanced facility, which opened to patient care in late December, features late-generation technology and upgraded software systems that minimize radiation exposure and expedite the testing process: half the dose, in half the time....

CT Scans Could Help Forensic Database To ID Unidentified Remains
2014-01-15 07:56:51

North Carolina State University A study from North Carolina State University finds that data from CT scans can be incorporated into a growing forensic database to help determine the ancestry and sex of unidentified remains. The finding may also have clinical applications for craniofacial surgeons. “As forensic anthropologists, we can map specific coordinates on a skull and use software that we developed – called 3D-ID – to compare those three-dimensional coordinates with a...

2014-01-14 23:01:13

The North Shore-LIJ Health System announced today that it completed the last phase of a $50 million, three-year project to upgrade its diagnostic imaging systems. Great Neck, NY (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 The North Shore-LIJ Health System announced today that it completed the last phase of a $50 million, three-year project to upgrade its diagnostic imaging systems. The final phase cost $12 million and included installing 15 computed tomography (CT) scanners at its healthcare facilities in...

2014-01-10 23:20:36

CT radiation dose is a concern shared by clinicians, patients and medical imaging providers across the nation. St. Petersburg, Florida (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Saint Pete MRI is leading the charge to lower dose in its outpatient imaging center in the greater Tampa / St. Petersburg metropolitan area. Following a national search for the best CT solution, Saint Pete MRI chose the Sapheneia, Clarity CT Solution to be installed on their Phillips MX8000 16-Slice CT Scanner. The Sapheneia...

2014-01-10 23:00:05

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Cone Beam Computed Tomography Industry” and “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Colposcope Industry” reports to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 11, 2014 “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Cone Beam Computed Tomography Industry” is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the CBCT industry in China. The report provides a basic overview of the...

2013-12-31 23:25:04

Center For Diagnostic Imaging and Bone Scans in Miami facility announces latest technology to help maintain and improve health. Miami, FL (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 The Center for Diagnostic Imaging of Miami, announces helping patients maintain their healthy lifestyles and improving chances of catching and treating sever illnesses and diseases, with their latest full body scanning technology. The medical technology used to operate full body scans are noninvasive, painless and require low...

Health Experts Urge Older, Heavy Smokers To Get Annual CT Scan
2013-12-31 12:53:34

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An independent panel of American health experts has issued a report, published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, that recommends people between the ages of 55 and 80 years old who are at high risk for lung cancer should have an annual low-dose CT scan to detect any evidence of the disease. The US Preventive Services Task Force identified “high risk” individuals as current or former smokers who smoked the equivalent of a pack per...

2013-12-24 23:03:50

CDI, Center for Diagnostic Imaging in Miami, announces new Full Body Scan Service to patients interested in diagnosing potentially life-threatening conditions early. (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 Doctors agree: prevention is the best medicine ever conceived. It is very cost effective too; a prevented disease is a prevented cost. Potential patients who smoke, who have a family history of heart disease, diabetes, cancer, or anyone 45 and older can all benefit from this advanced, 21st-century...

2013-12-18 23:27:05

Center for Diagnostic Imaging Miami announces new technological advancement in diagnosing medical conditions. Miami, FL (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 Nuclear medicine imaging is a painless technological advanced radiology scanning process used by radiologists, physicians and medical staff. This newer, highly sophisticated technological advance allows doctors and radiologists to better identify and diagnose medical conditions without surgically opening up patients or trying to interpret...

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