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NVIDIA Launches Clara AI Toolkit for Algorithm Development
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 25, 2019

March 25, 2019 — NVIDIA introduced Clara AI, a toolkit that includes 13 classification and segmentation...

NZ Technologies Announces First Peer-Reviewed Paper on TIPSO AirPad
News | Interventional Radiology | March 25, 2019

March 25, 2019 — NZ Technologies Inc. announced the first published clinical review on its TIPSO technology’s...

Improving Molecular Imaging Using a Deep Learning Approach
News | Nuclear Imaging | March 21, 2019

March 21, 2019  — Generating comprehensive...

Researchers Use Radiomics to Predict Who Will Benefit from Chemotherapy
News | Radiomics | March 21, 2019

March 21, 2019 — Using data from ...

DrChrono and 3D4Medical Partner to Bring 3-D Interactive Modeling to Physician Practices
News | Advanced Visualization | March 18, 2019

March 18, 2019 – DrChrono Inc. and 3D4Medical have teamed up so practices across the United States can access...

SyncVision iFR Co-registration from Philips Healthcare maps iFR pressure readings onto angiogram.

SyncVision iFR Co-registration from Philips Healthcare maps iFR pressure readings onto angiogram. Results from an international study presented at #ACC19 show that pressure readings in coronary arteries may identify locations of stenoses remaining after cardiac cath interventions.

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | March 18, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

As many as one in four patients who undergo cath lab interventions can benefit from a technology that identifies the...

Jennifer N. A. Silva, M.D., a pediatric cardiologist at Washington University School of Medicine in Saint Louis, Mo., describes “mixed reality” at ACC19 Future Hub.

Jennifer N. A. Silva, M.D., a pediatric cardiologist at Washington University School of Medicine in Saint Louis, Mo., describes “mixed reality” at ACC19 Future Hub.

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | March 17, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Virtual reality (VR) and its less immersive kin, augmented reality (AR), are gaining traction in some medical...

WVU cardiology chief Partho Sengupta, M.D., describes at ACC 2019 how artificial intelligence already helps cardiologists in echocardiography.

WVU cardiology chief Partho Sengupta, M.D., describes at ACC 2019 how artificial intelligence already helps cardiologists in echocardiography. Photo by Greg Freiherr

Feature | Cardiac Imaging | March 16, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Machine learning is already having an enormous impact on cardiology, automatically calculating measurements in...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Enterprise Imaging | March 15, 2019

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Sponsored Content | Videos | Artificial Intelligence | March 13, 2019

At RSNA 2018, iCad showed how its...

Lucence Diagnostics to Develop AI Tools for Liver Cancer Treatment

Pseudocolor accentuated CT scan image of a liver tumor. Image courtesy of Lucence Diagnostics.

News | Oncology Diagnostics | March 12, 2019

March 12, 2019 — Genomic medicine company Lucence Diagnostics announced a new project to develop...

Podcast | Cardiac Imaging | March 12, 2019

Smart algorithms could make cardiology “more fun and less burdensome,” said...

Thermo Fisher Scientific Launches New Dosimetry Monitoring Service
Technology | Radiation Dose Management | March 07, 2019

March 7, 2019 — A new dosimetry monitoring service from Thermo Fisher Scientific enables medical and imaging...

Carestream Health has signed an agreement to sell its healthcare information systems (HCIS) business to Philips Healthcare. Image by geralt on Pixabay

Carestream Health has signed an agreement to sell its healthcare information systems (HCIS) business to Philips Healthcare. This includes its radiology and cardiology PACS and reporting software. Image by geralt on Pixabay 

News | Radiology Business | March 07, 2019

Carestream Health has signed an...

Dianna Bardo, M.D., is the vice chair of radiology for clinical development at Phoenix Children’s Hospital.

Dianna Bardo, M.D., is the vice chair of radiology for clinical development at Phoenix Children’s Hospital. 

Sponsored Content | Webinar | Enterprise Imaging | March 06, 2019

The webinar "Replacing PACS and the Benefits of Enterprise Partnership in a Pediatric Hospital" will take place at 2...