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FDA Gives Green Light to First Major Imaging Device Advancement for Computed Tomography in Nearly a Decade



  • Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has  cleared the first new major technological improvement for Computed Tomography (CT) imaging in nearly a decade.

“Computed tomography is an important medical imaging tool that can aid in diagnosing disease, trauma or abnormality; planning and guiding interventional or therapeutic procedures; and monitoring the effectiveness of certain therapies,” said Laurel Burk, Ph.D., assistant director of the Diagnostic X-ray Systems Team in the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health. “Today’s action represents the first major new technology for computed tomography imaging in nearly a decade and underscores the FDA’s efforts to encourage innovation in areas of scientific and diagnostic progress.”

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