The Xoft Axxent system has a miniature HDR X-ray source and does not require extensive shielding of the radionuclide, allowing all personnel to remain in the OR.

Feature | Radiation Oncology | October 09, 2015 | By Jeff Zagoudis
The unfortunate reality of living with cancer is th

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Feature | Imaging | October 09, 2015 | Jeff Zagoudis
News | Women's Health | October 09, 2015
In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, has, once again, gone pink for the month of October. ITN i
Telemis, global revenues, 500 percent in 10 years, PACS, MACS, GSMN, Ospedale Oftalmico Sperino

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News | PACS | October 08, 2015
Medical imaging company Telemis has announced results for its 2014 – 2015 financial year, with the PACS specialist...
Viztek, Nitehawk Pediatric Urgent Care, Ultra Straight Arm DR, Pediatric Imaging Package, low dose, first in Texas

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News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 08, 2015
Viztek announced that the flagship facility of NiteHawk Pediatric Urgent Care is now the first facility in the state of...
Kubtec, group purchasing agreement, Premier Inc., mammography products and services

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News | Breast Imaging | October 08, 2015
 Kubtec has been awarded a group purchasing agreement for imaging products and services with Premier Inc., a leading...
Oregon Health & Science University, OSHU, Toshiba Aquilion ONE ViSION Edition, CT, computed tomography

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News | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 08, 2015
Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) now offers patients one of the most advanced computed tomography (CT)...
Technology | Enterprise Imaging | October 08, 2015
Laurel Bridge Software, a provider of enterprise medical imaging workflow solutions, announced the addition of HL7...
Mindray, M9 premium compact ultrasound system, Smart Doppler, RSNA 2015

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News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 08, 2015
With the next generation of technologies, the Mindray M9 offers users highly focused features for dedicated...
Shimadzu, MIX package, Trinias Cardiovascular suites, U.S. availability

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Technology | Angiography | October 08, 2015
Shimadzu Medical Systems USA announced the availability of the MIX package for the Trinias Cardiovascular suites. Based...
CMS, Stage 3 Meaningful Use final rule, ONC, healthcare IT, electronic health records, EHR
Feature | Information Technology | October 07, 2015
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final version of Stage 3 Meaningful Use (MU)...
Blog | Clinical Decision Support | October 07, 2015
Thinking horses not zebras frames the problem.
News | Business | October 06, 2015
October 6, 2015 — GE Healthcare announced the creation of a...
breast MRI, reduce breast biopsies, DWIBS-MRM, German Cancer Research Center
News | MRI Breast | October 06, 2015
A magnetic resonance (MR) breast imaging technique that uses no ionizing radiation or contrast agent could reduce...
hybrid CAD scheme, computer-aided detection, lung nodule detection, Medical Physics, low-dose CT scans

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News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | October 06, 2015
A novel computer-aided detection (CAD) scheme based on a hybrid multi-classifier method could enhance early detection...
Agfa Healthcare, new three-year contract, Premier Inc., digital radiography, DR solutions

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News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 06, 2015
Agfa HealthCare announced that it has been awarded a new three-year group purchasing contract with leading healthcare...
HealthMyne Inc, Moffitt Cancer Center, imaging analytics technology agreement, thoracic oncology

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News | Analytics Software | October 06, 2015
October 6, 2015 — HealthMyne Inc., a clinical imaging informatics company, has agreed to a research and product evalu
post-prostatectomy IG-IMRT, image-guided intensity-modulated radiation therapy, toxicity, ASTRO, Practical Radiation Oncology
Feature | Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) | October 06, 2015
A prospective study of guideline-based postoperative image-guided intensity modulated radiation therapy (IG-IMRT) in...
lung cancer survival rates, CT scan follow-up, computed tomography, improvement, ERS International Congress 2015
News | Lung Cancer | October 05, 2015
Patients with recurrent lung cancer have better post-surgery survival rates if their management includes a follow-up...
Create the Future Design Contest, Smart X-ray Source, first prize

Diagram of the Smart X-ray Source in operation. Image courtesy of Create the Future Design Contest.

News | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 05, 2015
A new X-ray source technology was awarded first prize in the medical category of the 2015 “Create the Future” Design...
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