Search Tag: 3D imaging

Executive Health Management

Sensors in Everyday Objects for Dementia Care

2019 26 Aug

Summary: The past, present & future of dementia care using sensors in everyday life objects through four use cases from research labs to large-scale pilots & adoption by pharmaceutical companies.   Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder. It is the main cause of dementia, a syndrome defined by loss of cognitive... Read more

IMAGING Management

Thales joins forces with Micro-X

2019 02 Jul

Micro-X and Thales join forces to anticipate the growing needs of the 3D imaging market.   Micro-X, the global leader in cold-cathode X-ray technology, and Thales, leader in security and medical imaging, are looking to develop X-ray imaging systems based on X-ray sources using Carbon NanoTubes (CNT) cathodes technology.   The combination of... Read more

IMAGING Management

Google & Northwestern: AI finds cancer before radiologists

2019 21 May

Google and Northwestern scientists show precision of new deep learning system to predict lung cancer An artificial intelligence system, using deep learning, successfully detected malignant lung nodules on low-dose chest computed tomography (LDCT) scans, performing equal to, or better than expert radiologists, according to a new study from... Read more

IMAGING Management

#SIR2019: VR powers IR's with real-time 3D view inside the patient

2019 26 Mar

 #SIR19ATX:  Innovative technology improves efficiency of interventional radiology treatments increasing portability and patient access to IR AUSTIN, TEXAS — Immersive virtual reality (VR) may enable interventional radiologists to improve treatments using real-time 3D images from inside a patient’s blood vessels. New research presented... Read more

IMAGING Management

New 3D imaging technique could lead to improved arthritis treatment

2018 27 Jun

Researchers in the UK have developed an algorithm to monitor the joints of patients with arthritis, which could change the way that the severity of the condition is assessed. The technique uses images from a standard computerised tomography (CT) scan, which isn't normally used to monitor joints, but produces detailed images in three dimensions.... Read more

IMAGING Management

EOS Imaging Announces Opening of First Two EOS® Systems in China

2017 25 Apr

Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital and Ruijin Hospital first facilities to install EOS systems in the country   EOS imaging, the pioneer in 2D/3Dorthopedic medical imaging, has announced the first two installations of EOS systems in China at NanjingDrum Tower Hospital and Ruijin Hospital.   Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital, Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing University... Read more

Cardiology Management

3D Imaging - The Future of Heart Surgery?

2016 23 Feb

In the not so far away future, it may be possible that a cardiac surgeon could repair a damaged heart with personalised parts that have been specially designed to fit the precise anatomy of a patient. This could be done without the use of any immune-suppressing drugs and by bypassing donor lists.  The concept may sound far-fetched today but in reality,... Read more

IMAGING Management

Moving From 2D to 3D Ultrasound : The Ease of the Transition is in the User Interface

2016 25 Jan

3D ultrasound imaging has been used for several years especially in high-risk Obstetrics. Perinatologists and Maternal Fetal Medicine specialists were among the first to transition to 3D ultrasound and make it a part of their routine exams.  However, the use of 3D ultrasound in the Obstetric office environment has been slower to gain acceptance. The... Read more

IMAGING Management

EOS imaging’s Micro Dose Feature Highlighted at EPOS 2015

2015 15 Apr

EOS imaging (Euronext, FR0011191766 – EOSI), the pioneer in 2D/3D orthopedic medical imaging, has announced that its new Micro Dose option is being highlighted at the European Pediatric Orthopedic Society 34th Annual Meeting, April 15-18 in Marseille, France.  Two of the four podium communications related with EOS benefits, will present hospital’s findings confirming... Read more

IMAGING Management

#ECR2015: Ziehm Imaging Presents Revolution in 3D Imaging

2015 05 Mar

Ziehm Imaging showcases its comprehensive C-arm portfolio under the theme “Redefined Imaging” at this year’s ECR which runs in Vienna from 4-8 March. Ziehm Vision RFD 3D is the world’s only 3D C-arm with flat-panel technology that provides a 16 cm edge length per scan volume. It will be on display for the first time in Europe. Ziehm... Read more