PET/MRI suite paces Philips ECR newsMarch 5, 2010 -- VIENNA - Philips Healthcare is highlighting a combined PET/MRI suite designed to produce fully registered images in its booth at this week's European Congress of Radiology (ECR). The company is also launching a new PET/CT scanner and a high-intensity focused ultrasound system.
Zonare debuts new products at ECRMarch 5, 2010 -- Ultrasound technology developer Zonare Medical Systems is showing several new products at this week's European Congress of Radiology (ECR).
Radiation exposure increases risk of breast cancerMarch 4, 2010 -- VIENNA - A Dutch study presented at the European Congress of Radiology this week has raised questions over the relationship between the risk of breast cancer in high-risk women and their exposure to radiation from a young age.
High pitch equals low dose in coronary CT angiographyMarch 4, 2010 -- VIENNA - High-pitch dual-source CT exams can evaluate the coronary arteries using about a third of the dose of even prospectively triggered exams, according to a study presented in Thursday's cardiac sessions of the European Congress of Radiology.
Regional RIS/PACS maximizes radiology service in SpainMarch 4, 2010 -- VIENNA - A region-wide RIS/PACS in Spain has enabled an area with a low population density and a shortage of radiologists to provide appropriate imaging services for all of its citizens, according to a presentation Thursday at the European Congress of Radiology.
DWI-MRI shows value against PET/CT for oncologyMarch 4, 2010 -- VIENNA - Diffusion-weighted MRI (DWI-MRI) stacks up well against PET/CT in a variety of oncology applications, such as tumor staging and the assessment of metastatic disease, according to presentations on the opening day of the European Congress of Radiology.
Siemens debuts new CT family at ECRMarch 4, 2010 -- Siemens Healthcare has introduced a new entry-level line of CT scanners at the annual European Congress of Radiology (ECR).
Sectra debuts Image Central at ECRMarch 4, 2010 -- VIENNA - Swedish PACS and digital mammography developer Sectra of Linköping is launching a new offering called Image Central for managing nonradiology images at this week's European Congress of Radiology (ECR).
Esaote unveils new RIS/PACS at ECRMarch 4, 2010 -- Italian ultrasound vendor Esaote has introduced a new RIS/PACS package called Estensa at the European Congress of Radiology (ECR) in Vienna, Austria.