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A metamaterial array composed of helical resonators (Photo courtesy of Boston University).

Novel Magnetic Metamaterial Boosts MRI Performance

 A new magnetic metamaterial enables a marked boost in radio frequency (RF) field strength, producing clearer MRI images at double the speed. More...
18 Jun 2019
Image: A radiation exposure reduction system that uses AI (Photo courtesy of Omega Medical Imaging).

Protective Shield Reduces Fluoroscope Radiation Exposure

A novel radiation exposure reduction solution designed for interventional X-ray imaging benefits both patients and staff. More...
12 Jun 2019
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Image: Michigan Medicine surgeons examining an intraoperative perfusion angiogram (Photo courtesy of Leisa Thompson/ Michigan Medicine).

Intraoperative Angiography Predicts Laryngectomy Complications

Intraoperative angiography can be used to evaluate hypoperfusion and potential pharyngocutaneous fistula (PCF) formation in patients undergoing salvage laryngectomy, according to a new study. More...
12 Jun 2019
Image: The Aperio AT2 digital pathology scanner (Photo courtesy of Leica Biosystems).

Digital Pathology System Aids Primary Diagnosis

A small footprint, high throughput digital pathology scanner allows slides to be available for remote viewing in less than a minute. More...
11 Jun 2019
Image: A mammography scan (A) compared to breast MRI (B) (Photo courtesy of MedUni).

Breast MRI after Cancer Can Lead to Superfluous Biopsies

A new study claims that for women with a personal history of breast cancer, surveillance breast MRI results in higher biopsy and cancer detection rates. More...
10 Jun 2019
Image: The IntraSight platform combines iFR, FFR, IVUS and co-registration modalities to simplify complex interventions (Photo courtesy of Philips Healthcare).

Software Platform Integrates Interventional Image-Guided Procedures

A new interventional applications platform combines physiology, imaging, and co-registration tools to provide cardiac and peripheral vascular patients with superior care. More...
06 Jun 2019
Image: A silent heart attack increase stroke risk (Photo courtesy of Getty Images).

Silent Heart Attack Raises Cerebral Infarction Risk

A new study reveals that asymptomatic (silent) heart attacks are associated with double the risk of cardiac embolism and stroke of undetermined cause. More...
06 Jun 2019