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1) GE Healthcare launches SIGNA 7T MR system at virtual ISMRM meeting

Holds approximately five times more power than conventional clinical systems

2) New X-ray technique estimates amyloid buildup in Alzheimer's disease

The method is expected to provide more information on disease progression and treatment

3) Brain abnormalities found on MR scans for almost half of ICU COVID-19 patients

Validates central nervous system symptoms

Press Room

MITA issues comment letter on USPSTF draft research plan for new breast cancer screening recommendation
February 24, 2021
Skipping mammogram increases risk of death from breast cancer
February 24, 2021
CTSI Oncology Solutions, a Varian company, to provide technology-enabled services for radiation oncology at CHRISTUS Health
February 24, 2021
Cone Health and Triad HealthCare Network expand partnership with PatientPing
February 24, 2021
High energy radiotherapy could 'paint' tumors to avoid harming healthy tissue
February 24, 2021
Machine learning tool can predict malignancy in patients with multiple pulmonary nodules
February 24, 2021
Perspectum's LiverMultiScan yields promising results for identifying patients with NASH and fibrosis
February 24, 2021
ECRI and oneSOURCE announce collaboration to improve medical device alerts management
February 24, 2021
ECRI and health IT safety experts team up to tackle alert fatigue
February 24, 2021
Medtronic receives FDA approval for expanded MR labeling of InterStim SureScan MR leads
February 24, 2021

Alzheimers/Neurology

New X-ray technique estimates amyloid buildup in Alzheimer's disease
The method is expected to provide more information on disease progression and treatment
Vieworks' 3rd generation detectors "VIVIX-S V series"

Vieworks, a global leader in x-ray imaging solution, has launched its FDA-cleared next generation detectors, VIVIX-S V series.

Sponsored
AI and neuroimaging research on surgical skill scores $2.2 million funding
The research is geared toward improving surgeons' skills.
Accuray partners with Brainlab on CyberKnife neuro-radiosurgery
Will incorporate Snke OS and Quentry software to expand capabilities
GE Healthcare to integrate SyMRI's MAGiC Neuro advanced software into its platform
Provides objective decision support that leverages quantification, faster workflow
PET and MR imaging reveal two different forms of Parkinson's disease
One form starts in brain, the other in the intestines
Portable MR detects brain abnormalities indicating stroke, neurological disorders
Researchers at Yale use Hyperfine system for bedside diagnostics
AI technique may speed up diagnosis of COVID-19 in CT images
Could reduce burden of radiologists that have to examine each image
GE Healthcare launches SIGNA 7T MR system at virtual ISMRM meeting
Holds approximately five times more power than conventional clinical systems
Landmark study finds Alzheimer's PET scans may not yield significant cost savings
Failure to reduce hospitalizations by 10% may hurt chances for Medicare coverage
40% of hospitalizations of older adults with dementia could have been prevented: study
Inpatient admissions for pneumonia and heart failure could have been avoided if patients had access to high-quality outpatient care
FDA gives Qure.ai 4-in-1 clearance for head CT scan AI solution
Can detect intracranial bleeds, mass effect, midline shift and cranial fractures
CorTechs Labs merges with HealthLytix
Targeting earlier detection and diagnosis of certain cancers and neurodegenerative disorders
MEG wearable scanner shows accurate scans of patients in motion
Could provide insight on abnormal brain functioning in children, epilepsy patients, mental health
RSNA and ASNR create largest collection of annotated brain hemorrhage CT images
Will speed up development of algorithms for diagnosing and characterizing brain hemorrhages
MR/MEG hybrid scanner improves accuracy for cancer and brain disease detection
Could assess brain neurology, stroke and behavioral disorders
NIH gifts $6 million to design of wearable, more accurate MEG system
Will open up greater access to MEG for patients
SymphonyAI Group acquires TeraRecon
Producing new portfolio of AI solutions for medical imaging