• In a bid to make the world's first while-you-wait test for breast cancer, European scientists are developing a comfortable hemispherical bowl lined with laser sources and ultrasound detectors with the potential to reduce the stages in spotting the disease into a single appointment.

  • Senate Republicans led by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.) unveiled the discussion draft of their own bill Thursday to replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), popularly known as Obamacare, which overhauled and expanded health insurance coverage for millions of Americans.

  • In the battle against metastatic prostate cancer, the removal of lymph node metastases using image-guided surgery may have a high clinical impact on outcomes. Researchers at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) demonstrated preclinically that...

  • Much has been documented about the role of enterprise imaging as part of the larger effort to integrate a single longitudinal patient record. Despite the many ways an imaging effort reflects an organization’s electronic medical record (EMR) effort, there remain some distinct differences. For one...

  • Editor’s note: In this article, David A. Strahle, M.D., candidly shares how and why he and his team became involved with the systematic development of an abbreviated protocol for screening breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and what they learned after carefully evaluating the data. This...

Augmenix Announces First New Zealand Prostate Cancer Patient Treated with SpaceOAR Hydrogel
News | Patient Positioning Radiation Therapy | June 28, 2017

June 28, 2017 — Augmenix Inc. announced that the first patient in New Zealand has been treated with SpaceOAR...

New Study Highlights Breakthrough Therapy to Reduce Mammographic Breast Density
News | Breast Density | June 28, 2017

June 26, 2017 — Stephen N. Birrell, M.D., Ph.D., presented breakthrough findings into the reduction of mammographic...

Envision Diagnostic Center Deploys Exa PACS Across 11 Facilities
News | Enterprise Imaging | June 28, 2017

June 28, 2017 — Envision Diagnostic Center (Novi, Mich.) has implemented Exa...

Laser Imaging "Bowl" to Give Instant Test for Breast Cancer
News | Breast Imaging | June 28, 2017

June 28, 2017 — In a bid to make the world's first while-you-wait test for...

Toshiba Medical Introduces Vantage Titan Zen Edition MR
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | June 27, 2017

June 27, 2017 — Toshiba Medical, a Canon Group company, introduced its newest...

Senate Delays Final Vote on ACA Repeal Legislation
News | Business | June 27, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis

June 27, 2017 — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and fellow Republicans announced Tuesday that a final...

RaySafe Introduces Pro-Slit Camera for Accurate Focal Spot Measurement
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | June 27, 2017

June 27, 2017 — Unfors RaySafe recently introduced the RaySafe Pro-Slit Phantom and the RaySafe Pro-Stand.

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News | June 27, 2017

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Videos | Information Technology | June 27, 2017

Rasu Shrestha, M.D., MBA, chief innovation officer, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), executive vice...

Fujitsu Develops AI-Based Technology to Retrieve Similar Disease Cases in CT Inspections

Newly developed technology to retrieve similar cases. Image courtesy of Fujitsu.

News | Artificial Intelligence | June 26, 2017

June 26, 2017 — Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced development of a technology to retrieve similar disease cases...

Fujifilm's Synapse PACS Granted Authority to Operate Under New U.S. DoD Process
News | PACS | June 26, 2017

June 26, 2017 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. announced that its Synapse...

NCCN Guidelines for Chest CT in Breast Cancer Reduce False Positives, Healthcare Spending
News | Breast Imaging | June 26, 2017

June 26, 2017 — A recent study appears to confirm the recommendations of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (...

News | PACS | June 23, 2017

June 23, 2017 — Medidata and Median Technologies announced a new collaboration to streamline the growth and use of...

RamSoft Partners With Gamel to Enhance Patient Care in Peruvian Market
News | PACS | June 23, 2017

June 23, 2017 — RamSoft announced a new partnership with Peru-based medical imaging equipment provider, Gamel. With...

Therapixel Wins the Digital Mammography Challenge
News | Mammography | June 23, 2017

June 23, 2017 — French radiology technology company Therapixel was recently named the winner of the Digital...

ASTRO Issues Guideline for Stereotactic Radiation Use in Early-Stage Lung Cancer
Feature | Lung Cancer | June 23, 2017

June 23, 2017 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) recently issued a new clinical guideline for the...

ClearRead CT Nearing 50 Installations Milestone
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | June 22, 2017

June 22, 2017 — Riverain Technologies announced that it is now processing data from nearly 50...

MRI Plus Mammography Improves Detection of New Breast Cancer After Surgery
News | Breast Imaging | June 22, 2017

June 22, 2017 — A new article published by ...

Senate Reveals First Healthcare Bill Draft
News | Business | June 22, 2017

June 22, 2017 — Senate Republicans led by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.) unveiled the discussion draft of...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Enterprise Imaging | June 21, 2017

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