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New MRI portfolio from Siemens Healthineers expands the reach of BioMatrix Technology

  70-cm open-bore systems, Magnetom Lumina (3 Tesla) and Magnetom Altea (1.5 Tesla), added to portfolio New Magnetom Amira with BioMatrix expands clinical applications, delivering both consistent quality and financial certainty All-new in-bore infotainment system Innovision revolutionizes patient experience Turbo Suite for up to 50 percent faster routine clinical exams At the Annual Meeting of … Continue reading

June 11, 2019 Magnetic Resonance

FDA Clears MAGNETOM Lumina 3T MRI System from Siemens Healthineers

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the MAGNETOM Lumina 3 Tesla (3T) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner from Siemens Healthineers. The MAGNETOM Lumina features BioMatrix patient personalization technology, which significantly improves productivity while ensuring consistent quality. The system has a wide, 70-cm bore and GO technologies powered by artificial intelligence (AI), which accelerate … Continue reading

February 15, 2019 Magnetic Resonance

Cardiovascular MRI scanner from Siemens Healthineers redefines treatment pathways in cardiovascular medicine

  Magnetom Sola Cardiovascular Edition: 1.5 Tesla MRI scanner specially designed for cardiovascular examinations Improved diagnostic certainty, individual treatment strategies Making cardiovascular MRI diagnostics accessible to new patient groups Faster examinations due to automation and standardization At the ESC Congress 2018, hosted by the European Society of Cardiology, Siemens Healthineers is set to launch the … Continue reading

December 13, 2018 Magnetic Resonance

Siemens Healthineers launches Acuson Sequoia to address industry challenges in ultrasound imaging

Entirely new system enables high-resolution imaging at greater depths without impacting real-time performance New era in elastography and contrast-enhanced ultrasound empowers clinicians to personalize their approach to their patients Innovative features and transducers enhance workflow and user experience  Siemens Healthineers has announced the launch of its new ultrasound system, the Acuson Sequoia. The new Acuson … Continue reading

November 14, 2018 Ultrasound

FDA Clears Biograph Vision PET/CT System From Siemens Healthineers

New 3.2 mm LSO crystals and industry’s fastest Time of Flight¹ help visualize small lesions more clearly and maximize efficiency  New motion management features help improve delineation and quantification of small lesions, increasing confidence The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Biograph Vision, a new positron emission tomography/computed tomography system from Siemens Healthineers … Continue reading

October 15, 2018 Computed Tomography, Molecular Imaging

Minimizing Time and Chances of Errors

With more information comes more complexity. That is why radiologist Daniele Marin, MD, at Duke University Medical Center welcomes any support that can make CT scanning easier, faster, and more reliable. “Sapienza” is Italian for wisdom. It is also the name of the world-famous university in Rome where Daniele Marin, MD, took the first steps … Continue reading

August 14, 2018 Radiography

Tomosynthesis and Contrast-Enhanced Mammography Improve Cancer Detection

Although tomosynthesis – or 3D mammography – has only recently emerged as a promising tool in breast cancer detection, image acquisition and interpretation strategies are now being optimized through technological and reading workflow improvements, according to expert discussions at the European Congress of Radiology. Coupled with contrast enhancement, mammographic techniques now even enable functional imaging … Continue reading

July 17, 2018 Mammography

Siemens Healthineers Announces First U.S. Installation of MAGNETOM Vida 3T MRI Scanner

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University School of Medicine acquires new MRI scanner that supports more precise, personalized care Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, recently became the first healthcare institution in the United States to install the MAGNETOM® Vida, a 3 Tesla (3T) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) … Continue reading

June 14, 2018 Magnetic Resonance

An Environment for Children’s Care

An entertaining cartoon is projected onto the SOMATOM Force. Distraction from the images helps the little patients stay calm. Together with the latest in scanning technology, this helps to get good images in pediatric cases. At Astrid Lindgren Children’s Hospital in Stockholm, Sweden, the child always comes first. In 2016, they opened a new scanning … Continue reading

May 14, 2018 Computed Tomography
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