Search Tag: PET-CT

IMAGING Management

PET-CT Screening For Metastases Affecting Surgical Success

2014 19 May

Canadian scientists have examined the influence of Positron Emission Tomography (PET) in the management of colorectal cancer patients with possible metastases previously undetected by computed tomography (CT). All patients involved in the study had surgically removable liver metastases; the aim of the research was to determine whether additional imaging... Read more

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Medical Fusion Imaging: Paving the Way for Better Diagnosis of Tumours

2014 08 Mar

Author Raghumaran Madanagopal Healthcare Research Analyst Frost & Sullivan   Medical imaging involves creating images of the human body to assist medical practitioners in effective clinical diagnosis. A number of imaging techniques have been developed over time that not only help in anatomical diagnosis, but also... Read more

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ECR 2014: Claron Presents CE Mark-Awarded NilRead Diagnostic Image Viewer

2014 07 Mar

Claron Technology, the leader in universal medical imaging viewers, announces that it has been awarded the CE mark for its NilRead zero-footprint viewer for the diagnostic interpretation of medical images. Coinciding with this, Claron has opened European headquarters in Hasselt, Belgium, under the direction of Tom Tilmans, director of sales. In addition... Read more

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RSNA 2013: Imaging innovations from Philips

2013 01 Dec

Philips launched today  two fundamentally new developments: its Vereos PET/CT fully digital positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) imaging system, and its IQon Spectral CT1 spectral detector-based computed tomography (CT) imaging system.  “We work closely with radiologists to understand their biggest challenges, and incorporate... Read more

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Philips Showcases PET/CT Solutions at SNMI 2013

2013 11 Jun

At this year’s Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) 2013 Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, June 8-12, Philips is showcasing  updates to its Advanced Molecular Imaging (AMI) portfolio, including the new Ingenuity TF Elite Package: a dose-management solution that offers the latest advances in reconstruction techniques, workflow... Read more

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Reporting Guidance for PET/CT Imaging

2013 29 Apr

A recent article published in the Journal of Nuclear Medicine provides guidance for reporting on oncologic 18F-FDG PET/CT imaging.  The authors suggest that providing a high-quality PET/CT report is perhaps more challenging than for other imaging studies because of the complexity of this hybrid imaging modality. Their article discusses the essential... Read more