Feature | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | Dave Fornell

A radiology nurse was seriously injured Oct. 23 at Sunderby Hospital in Luleå, located in northern Sweden, when caught in the strong magnetic field of the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner and pulled against it. The X-ray nurse is currently being treated at the intensive care unit at the hospital.

Time October 25, 2019
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Feature | Ultrasound Imaging | Joan Toth

With the miniaturization of technology, improved ease of use, lower system cost, increased portability, and greater ...

Time October 24, 2019
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Webinar | Information Technology

Today, health systems are continuously striving to improve performance, utilization, and workflow in order to drive ...

Time October 24, 2019
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News | Orthopedic Imaging

October 24, 2019 — EOS imaging announced the first patient cases performed with its hipEOS 3.0 surgical planning ...

Time October 24, 2019
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News | Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Enlitic Inc. announced it has signed a strategic partnership with Select HealthCare Solutions, a developer, owner and operator of cancer centers across the U.S. As part of the agreement, Enlitic will receive access to Select Healthcare’s high-quality, anonymized patient data –– data that will further tune Enlitic’s predictive models for early cancer detection. In turn, Select HealthCare will receive access to Enlitic’s AI software technology and will directly contribute to the development of future Enlitic products in radiology, oncology and pathology.

Time October 24, 2019
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News | Computed Tomography (CT)

Following its launch at the European Congress of Radiology (ECR) in February, Philips is now bringing its Incisive Computed Tomography (CT) platform to North America. Incisive CT integrates innovations in imaging, workflow and lifecycle management, helping healthcare providers to improve the CT experience for patients and staff, enabling smart clinical decision-making and increasing efficiency.

Time October 24, 2019
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Webinar | Cybersecurity

The webinar "Avoid the Pitfalls – How to Make Sense of Security and Compliance in the Enterprise Imaging Landscape" will ...

Time October 24, 2019
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Technology | Ultrasound Imaging

Exact Imaging received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its Sterile Transperineal Needle Guide for use with the Exact Imaging EV29L transducer. Operating on the ExactVu micro-ultrasound system, the Sterile Transperineal Needle Guide now allows urologists to perform targeted prostate biopsies, leveraging the near microscopic resolution of the micro-ultrasound for transperineal-based biopsies. The ExactVu system provides the highest real-time resolution for guidance of prostate biopsies and may now be used in procedures that use transperineal approaches for prostate biopsies.

Time October 24, 2019
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News | Mammography

Screening digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) results in “significantly increased CDR [cancer detection rates]” compared to full-field digital mammography (FFDM), according to an ahead-of-print article in the March issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR). DBT offered improved results irrespective of tumor type, size or grade of cancer.

Time October 23, 2019
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News | PACS

Intelerad Medical Systems announced the worldwide expansion of its Nuage Cloud Managed Services offering. Medical imaging organizations will benefit from the Intelerad private and secure managed services platform around the world.

Time October 23, 2019
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News | Flat Panel Displays

Healthcare imaging specialist Barco received the 2019 Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Leadership in the Multi-modal Medical Display Industry for the Coronis Uniti display system with Intuitive Workflow Tools.

Time October 23, 2019
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News | Artificial Intelligence

To help advance medical research while preserving data privacy and improving patient outcomes for brain tumor identification, NVIDIA researchers in collaboration with King’s College London researchers recently announced the introduction of the first privacy-preserving federated learning system for medical image analysis. NVIDIA is working with King’s College London and French startup Owkin to enable federated learning for the newly established London Medical Imaging and AI Centre for Value Based Healthcare.

Time October 23, 2019
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Technology | Mobile C-Arms

Advanced X-ray imaging systems developer Turner Imaging Systems announced the company has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its Smart-C mini C-arm portable fluoroscopy and X-ray imaging device. Focused on mobility and portability, the patent-pending Smart-C weighs only 16 pounds so that it can be hand-carried to the point of care, with no need for special equipment to wheel the device around.

Time October 23, 2019
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News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare

At the 2019 American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) annual meeting, Sept. 15-18 in Chicago, Advanced Radiation Therapy, makers of AccuBoost, announced the latest upgrades to the AccuBoost Digital platform. AccuBoost Digital leverages the Planmed Clarity digital mammography system to provide doctors with real-time image-guidance and targeting confidence in the delivery of accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) in patients opting for breast conserving therapy (BCT). These upgrades improve the treatment workflow, patient experience and user interface. By design, this non-invasive breast brachytherapy (NIBB) technique is 100 percent adaptive as each treatment fraction is assessed independently and is ideal for the challenges that APBI treatments can present.

Time October 23, 2019
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News | Enterprise Imaging

Dicom Systems announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued U.S. Patent 10,437,877 B2 to support the company's position as a healthcare and medical imaging software developer of solutions designed with interoperability and user-configuration at the forefront.

Time October 22, 2019
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News | Endoscopes

October 22, 2019 — OmniVision Technologies Inc. announced that its OV6948 camera module is the winner of the Guinness ...

Time October 22, 2019
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News | Radiation Therapy

October 22, 2019 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and the American College of Radiology (ACR) ...

Time October 22, 2019
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Videos | Artificial Intelligence

David Sjostrom, Ph.D., deputy chief physicist, Herlev Hospital, Department of Oncology, Division of Radiotherapy, Herlev ...

Time October 22, 2019
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News | Digital Radiography (DR)

At the 2019 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Dec. 1-6 in Chicago, Carestream will feature its new Focus 35C digital radiography (DR) detector. The Focus 35C with Image Suite Software, which is investigational in the U.S. and not available for commercial sale, is offered as a budget-friendly way to tap the power of digital medical imaging, according to Carestream.

Time October 22, 2019
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News | Artificial Intelligence

Experts in the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in radiology, from many of the world’s leading radiology, medical physics and imaging informatics groups, recently published an aspirational statement to guide the development of AI in radiology. The multi-society statement focuses on three major areas: data, algorithms and practice. Simultaneously published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology, Radiology, Insights into Imaging and the Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal, the paper also sought to address and incorporate feedback received from patients, radiologists, regulators and other stakeholders during a comment period that ended in April 2019.

Time October 22, 2019
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