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Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
“It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future.” — Yogi Berra Yogi was right. Cars didn’t fly (at least not en masse). And space...
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
Radiology’s history dates back to 1895 when Wilhelm Roentgen discovered X-rays. The very first image taken was of his wife’s hand; the “x” originally...
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
Hospitalization adds cost to healthcare. So, keeping patients out of the hospital should reduce health costs. But how? The answer may be found in the...
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
As we close this issue, the ITN team is packing their bags to head out to Colorado to meet with industry leaders and learn about the latest in...
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
It is not surprising that pressure is mounting for medical providers to improve the care outcomes of their patients. Also unsurprising is that these...
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
Imaging Technology News (ITN) recently took home top honors for best technical content for its team coverage of the topic of gadolinium, which...
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
I miss the days when the difference between meaningful and meaningless was apparent; when the line separating relevant and irrelevant was easily...
Dave Fornell, ITN Editor
Dave Fornell, ITN Editor
This week, cardiologists learned for the first time they have been examining black holes for decades and did not know it. Many cardiologists and...
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
Sooner or later, the bad guys are going to figure out that healthcare IT is where it is at — and that imaging has a key to get there. That key has...
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
In this day and age, information technology (IT) rules. It shapes the way we do business and it shapes the way we live our lives. Topping this wave...
Dave Fornell, ITN Editor
Dave Fornell, ITN Editor
Healthcare today is largely woven together with electronic medical record (EMR) systems, which has led to the rapid attendance growth in the past...