• FDA announces 510 clearance of photon-counting CT imaging device

    1 month ago - By Healio

    The FDA has granted 510 clearance to Siemens Medical Solutions Inc. for the Siemens Naeotom Alpha, a new advancement in diagnostic CT imaging, according to a company press release.
    The Naeotom Alpha is designed with photon-counting technology, which uses individual X-ray photons to provide physicians and trained staff with detailed information to aid in the diagnosis, treatment and planning of radiation therapy, according to the release.
    “Computed tomography is an important medical imaging tool that can aid in diagnosing disease, trauma or abnormality; planning and guiding
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