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Doctors are more likely to try a new therapy when they are persuaded to do so by an influential colleague, reports a new Northwestern University study whose findings on adopting innovations also...

Shear-wave elastography is set to become an important tool for detecting breast cancer, as it will reduce the number of breast biopsies performed and consequently ease the healthcare burden and...

The San Francisco 49ers have selected a Carestream DRX-Ascend System with a Carestream DRX-1C detector for use at its training and medical facility located at Levi’s Stadium, which...

Samsung Tablet-based Ultrasound, PT60A, Emergency Services

Samsung Electronics America Inc. announced the preliminary results of a groundbreaking trial into the use of tablet-based ultrasound in emergency services vehicles.

Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for the expanded use of Lymphoseek (...

Imricor Medical Systems, Inc. announced the first three cardiac ablation procedures were completed in the first clinical study that is evaluating the feasibility of their magnetic resonance (MR)-...

Veterinary CyberKnife Cancer Center (VC3), a privately owned advanced radiation treatment center for veterinary use, today announced the opening of its facility in Malvern, Pa. The CyberKnife is a...

Colorado Cancer Experts Japan U.S. Carbon-ion Radiotherapy Center

Colorado cancer researchers and medical doctors on announced they are launching a $200,000 feasibility study as a key step to building the nation’s first carbon-ion radiotherapy research and...

Scientists at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are studying the next generation of screening and diagnostic devices, some of which borrow from the world of entertainment. Soon, three-...

An editorial published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (Woolf et al) this week suggesting against Medicare coverage of computed tomography (CT) screening...