Prostate CAD boosts detection for most readers December 1, 2016 -- CHICAGO - MRI-based computer-aided detection (CAD) can improve detection sensitivity for prostate cancer for most readers, while reducing reading time fourfold, according to a 29 November presentation at RSNA 2016. Discuss
Advanced visualization: Why so many viewers? November 21, 2016 -- It's safe to expect artificial intelligence and big data will be front and center of RSNA 2016. Perhaps less expected will be the abundance of visualization software on display, Stephen Holloway writes in his latest column. Discuss
Hermes expands North America executive team November 18, 2016 -- Swedish nuclear medicine software developer Hermes Medical Solutions said it is expanding its operations in North America, welcoming new leaders in the process.
Egyptian mummies, 50 baby crocs star in new exhibition November 16, 2016 -- The Dutch National Museum of Antiquities in Leiden plans to open its ground-breaking Egyptian galleries to the public on 18 November with a special exhibit featuring the power of 3D x-ray scanning and visualization.
Median appoints new executives November 16, 2016 -- Imaging software developer Median Technologies has signed Jeanne Hecht as chief operating officer and Nicholas Campbell as chief commercial officer.
Manual image thresholding still better for 3D printing November 8, 2016 -- Automated segmentation algorithms that prepare CT images for 3D printing haven't advanced to the point where they can outperform humans setting threshold levels manually, concluded new research from Amsterdam in the International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery. Discuss
Augmented reality C-arm remakes lower-limb surgery November 8, 2016 -- Aligning the lower limbs for orthopedic surgery is a tough job now made easier with the use of an augmented realty C-Arm technique, said researchers from Munich, Germany, in the November edition of International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery. Discuss
CAD with low-dose CT shows promise in lung November 7, 2016 -- New Swiss research shows that adding computer-aided detection (CAD) in ultralow-dose CT significantly improves sensitivity for detecting solid pulmonary nodules. This may be a crucial step in the early detection of lung cancer and lead to better patient outcomes. Discuss
EuroEcho 2016 to discuss holograms, 3D printing November 7, 2016 -- EuroEcho-Imaging 2016 will bring together international experts to discuss the use of holograms and 3D printing to guide interventions during the annual conference, held 7 to 10 December in Leipzig, Germany.
Siemens unveils angiography unit in Germany October 26, 2016 -- Siemens Healthineers is introducing its new robot-supported Artis pheno angiography system at this week's German Congress for Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery.