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Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
We are a nation in search of simple solutions. We want silver bullets to slay whatever ails us. Value-based medicine is one of those bullets. By...
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
You may have noticed a few changes when this issue of ITN arrived in your mail! This issue debuts our new look, which was designed to help make its...
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
Where will artificial intelligence (AI) be in a year? Five years? A decade? A century? In the snapshot of AI we are now viewing, we see where AI is...
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS18) Conference and Exhibition was held last month in Vegas, and brought together...
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
Moral ambiguities don’t often come into play in medical imaging. Forget what Dr. House says ad nauseam on the syndicated doctor show. Nobody does...
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
The global medical imaging devices market is expected to generate revenue of $46.65 billion by 2023, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR)...
Dave Fornell, ITN Editor at RSNA
The Radiological Association of North America's (RSNA) 2017 conference will be remembered as the year artificial intelligence (AI) exploded in...
Dave Fornell, ITN Editor at RSNA
Over the past couple years covering the news about gadolinium-based contrast agent (GBCA) retention in the brain, skin and bones of patients who...
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
In the run-up to RSNA 1999, General Electric unveiled its 0.7T OpenSpeed. It was easy to be impressed.  The conference was held amid the haunts of...
Dave Fornell, ITN Editor at RSNA
When I attend evening sessions at any of the medical conferences I go to throughout the year, I always look forward to meeting doctors who can talk...
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
Doolittle:  What is your one purpose in life? Bomb: To explode, of course. Doolittle:  And you can only do it once, right? Bomb: That is correct....
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
Explore. Invent. Transform. This is the theme for the Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) 103rd meeting and scientific assembly, and this...
Greg Freiherr, Industry Consultant
In the 1980s I was enthralled with hybridomas. Created by fusing human tumor cells with cells from mouse spleens that had been sensitized to the...
Melinda Taschetta-Millane, Editorial Director
It is once again October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The American Cancer Society (ACS) estimates that about 252,710 new cases of invasive breast...
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