The CT scan has become an important diagnostic tool for radiologists worldwide; it’s now an essential instrument in the diagnosis and detection of cancer, tumors, heart disease, and much more. When CT scans first arrived they were basically computers extrapolating 3-dimensional images from multiple 2-dimension x-rays that had been taken around a body. Today the CT SCAN is much, much more; technologically speaking many CT SCAN advancements have emerged.
This video showcases the power of modern computers in radiology. The short video also depicts the breakthrough technology helping many radiologists around the world today. For instance:
- Using volume and isosurface rendering, radiologists can now create 3-dimensional models from CT scans that can be fully manipulated.
Technology in radiology may always be changing, but you can count on Tower Radiology Centers to have a firm grip with these technological advancements. For 40 years, we’ve been Tampa’s most trusted radiology centers. If you have any questions, please get in touch with your nearest Tower Radiologist Center. We will be happy to answer any questions you may have.