Single-photon emission computed tomography

Global Diagnostic/Medical Imaging Market (2020 to 2026) - Featuring Fujifilm Visual Sonics, Siemens Healthineers and PerkinElmer Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 5:21pm

Globally, Medical imaging is used to diagnose and treat disease and expose internal structures concealed by the skin and bones.

Key Points: 
  • Globally, Medical imaging is used to diagnose and treat disease and expose internal structures concealed by the skin and bones.
  • Global Diagnostic Imaging Market primarily focuses on creating images of the body, organs, and other internal structures, providing products like X-ray Devices, Computed Tomography, MRI equipment, Ultrasound, and Nuclear Imaging (PET / SPECT) Systems.
  • The COVID-19 pandemic, which occurred in the first days of 2020, has had a significant impact on the Global Diagnostic Imaging Market.
  • High cost of equipment, increasing regulatory burden and declining reimbursement, limitations associated with standalone systems are some reasons restricting the Global Diagnostic Imaging Market.

International Isotopes Inc. Announces It Has Acquired Full Ownership Of RadQual LLC

Monday, July 12, 2021 - 4:05pm

In August 2017, this group of sellers acquired all of the units of RadQual not already held by INIS.

Key Points: 
  • In August 2017, this group of sellers acquired all of the units of RadQual not already held by INIS.
  • With this most recent acquisition, INIS will now own 100% of all outstanding units of RadQual, making RadQual a wholly-owned subsidiary of INIS.
  • RadQual is the premier global developer of quality control products for the nuclear medicine industry, focused principally on SPECT and PET imaging.
  • From RadQual 's inception in 2001, INIS has been the sole contract manufacturer of all RadQual products.

NCCN Maintains Qualification as CMS-Approved Provider-Led Entity for the Development of Imaging Appropriate Use Criteria

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 2:37pm

NCCN Imaging Appropriate Use Criteria (NCCN Imaging AUC) are accessible for free to registered users of NCCN.org through an easy-to-use database at NCCN.org/ImagingAUC .

Key Points: 
  • NCCN Imaging Appropriate Use Criteria (NCCN Imaging AUC) are accessible for free to registered users of NCCN.org through an easy-to-use database at NCCN.org/ImagingAUC .
  • "NCCN is honored to remain among the distinguished group of CMS-approved provider-led entities for development of diagnostic imaging AUC," said Robert W. Carlson, MD, Chief Executive Officer, NCCN.
  • NCCN Imaging AUC are based directly on the NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology ( NCCN Guidelines ) and include recommendations pertaining to cancer screening, diagnosis, staging, treatment response assessment, follow-up, and surveillance.
  • All imaging procedures recommended in the NCCN Guidelines, including radiographs, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), functional nuclear medicine imaging (PET, SPECT) and ultrasound, are included within NCCN Imaging AUC.

icometrix and Aidoc team up to transform stroke care coordination

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 1:00pm

Providing rapid triage of patients with suspected or incidental stroke and simultaneously alerting care teams, facilitates timely communication and access to lifesaving treatment.

Key Points: 
  • Providing rapid triage of patients with suspected or incidental stroke and simultaneously alerting care teams, facilitates timely communication and access to lifesaving treatment.
  • Both icometrix and Aidoc have developed a range of FDA cleared imaging AI solutions that already support radiologists and clinicians worldwide.
  • To assess the extent of the damage icometrix' stroke solution ico brain -cva quantifies the volume of the core and perfusion lesion on CT-perfusion images.
  • Founded in 2011, icometrix (Leuven, Belgium; Boston, USA) strives for data-driven insights and personalized patient care, supported by artificial intelligence.

icometrix and Aidoc team up to transform stroke care coordination

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 1:00pm

Providing rapid triage of patients with suspected or incidental stroke and simultaneously alerting care teams, facilitates timely communication and access to lifesaving treatment.

Key Points: 
  • Providing rapid triage of patients with suspected or incidental stroke and simultaneously alerting care teams, facilitates timely communication and access to lifesaving treatment.
  • Both icometrix and Aidoc have developed a range of FDA cleared imaging AI solutions that already support radiologists and clinicians worldwide.
  • To assess the extent of the damage icometrix' stroke solution ico brain -cva quantifies the volume of the core and perfusion lesion on CT-perfusion images.
  • Founded in 2011, icometrix (Leuven, Belgium; Boston, USA) strives for data-driven insights and personalized patient care, supported by artificial intelligence.

The NOBLE Registry – An International Collaboration to Develop iPSMA SPECT Imaging for Prostate Cancer

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 3:32pm

The NOBLE (Nobody Left Behind) Registry aims to demonstrate that PSMA single photon emission computed tomography (PSMA SPECT), a diagnostic imaging technology widely available in healthcare facilities throughout the world,4 is a cost-effective and viable alternative.

Key Points: 
  • The NOBLE (Nobody Left Behind) Registry aims to demonstrate that PSMA single photon emission computed tomography (PSMA SPECT), a diagnostic imaging technology widely available in healthcare facilities throughout the world,4 is a cost-effective and viable alternative.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cHowever, millions of men do not have access to PET imaging.
  • For this reason, it is our aspiration to develop a powerful, affordable, and widely available alternative imaging tool by using iPSMA SPECT technology.\xe2\x80\x9d\n\xe2\x80\x9cIntroducing PSMA has been difficult and exciting for the team at Ibadan.
  • When I think of the opportunities for prostate cancer research and management without PET, I am motivated to get past the challenges.

Global Nuclear Imaging Equipment Market 2021-2026: Top Market Players are Agfa HealthCare, Canon, Digirad, General Electric, Mediso and Siemens Healthcare

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 5:30pm

DUBLIN, March 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Nuclear Imaging Equipment Market" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, March 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Nuclear Imaging Equipment Market" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The nuclear imaging equipment market is broken down into product types such as SPECT scanners, hybrid PET and planar scintigraphy.
  • The report also includes a discussion of the major players across each regional market for nuclear imaging equipment.
  • It explains the major drivers and regional dynamics of the global market for nuclear imaging equipment and current trends within the industry.

Global Nuclear Imaging Equipment Market Report 2021-2026: SPECT Scanners, Hybrid PET and Planar Scintigraphy - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 11:17am

The scope of this report is broad and covers various types of products available in the nuclear imaging equipment market and potential application sectors across various industries.

Key Points: 
  • The scope of this report is broad and covers various types of products available in the nuclear imaging equipment market and potential application sectors across various industries.
  • The nuclear imaging equipment market is broken down into product types such as SPECT scanners, hybrid PET and planar scintigraphy.
  • Factors such as the prevalence of chronic diseases and a growing geriatric population, coupled with an increasing demand for PET, SPECT and planar scintigraphy nuclear imaging equipment, are also providing traction to the global market for nuclear imaging equipment.
  • The report also includes a discussion of the major players across each regional market for nuclear imaging equipment.

RadSite Launches Dental and Medical Cone Beam CT Accreditation Programs

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 10:00am

ANNAPOLIS, Md., March 23, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- RadSite, a leading accrediting organization promoting performance and quality-based imaging practices, announced today that it is offering two new accreditation programs for Cone Beam CT imaging suppliers, Dental and Medical.

Key Points: 
  • ANNAPOLIS, Md., March 23, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- RadSite, a leading accrediting organization promoting performance and quality-based imaging practices, announced today that it is offering two new accreditation programs for Cone Beam CT imaging suppliers, Dental and Medical.
  • Dr. Harrell is the chair of RadSite's Cone Beam CT Standards Committee and Assistant Associate Professor at the University of Alabama, Birmingham.
  • He adds: "The Standards Committee spent many hours discussing key performance and practice parameters that Cone Beam CT imaging suppliers should adhere to."
  • The new Cone Beam CT Standards supplement RadSite's MAP ADI accreditation programs covering CT, MRI, and Nuclear Medicine (i.e., PET, PET/CT and SPECT) for imaging suppliers.

Nuclear Imaging Equipment Market by Product, Application & End-user - Global Forecasts to 2025

Monday, March 15, 2021 - 8:30pm

The global nuclear imaging equipment market is projected to reach USD 4,604.9 million by 2025 from an estimated USD 3,803.5 million in 2020, at a CAGR of 3.9% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The global nuclear imaging equipment market is projected to reach USD 4,604.9 million by 2025 from an estimated USD 3,803.5 million in 2020, at a CAGR of 3.9% during the forecast period.
  • Based on product, the nuclear imaging equipment market is segmented into hybrid PET imaging systems, SPECT imaging systems, and planar scintigraphy imaging systems.
  • Based on application, the nuclear imaging equipment market is segmented into oncology, cardiology, neurology, and other applications.
  • Based on end user, the nuclear imaging equipment market is segmented into hospitals, imaging centers, academic & research centers, and other end users.