Information Technology

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for healthcare information technology (HIT) as it relates to electronic medical recordsclinical decision support, advanced imaging visualization, analytics software and cybersecurity.

Clarius Releases Clarius Live Ultrasound Telemedicine Solution
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | May 15, 2019

May 15, 2019 — Clarius Mobile Health released a...

Icon Launches New Clinical Trial Patient Engagement Platform
Technology | Patient Engagement | May 14, 2019

May 14, 2019 — Icon plc announced the release of its web-based...

King's College London and NVIDIA Build U.K.'s First AI Platform for NHS Hospitals

King's College London will implement NVIDIA DGX-2 systems for AI research in the first phase of the project.

News | Artificial Intelligence | May 13, 2019

May 13, 2019 — NVIDIA and King’s College London announced they are partnering to build an...

FDA Approves Zebra Medical Vision's HealthPNX AI Chest X-ray Triage Product
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | May 13, 2019

May 13, 2019 — Zebra Medical Vision has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for...

AIMed conference in artificial intelligence in radiology, medical imaging.
Feature | Artificial Intelligence | May 13, 2019

The integration of artificial...

IBA Partnering to Develop Advanced Digital Proton Therapy Technologies in Belgium
News | Proton Therapy | May 10, 2019

May 10, 2019 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) announced a research agreement with Skandionkliniken, Université...

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Blog | Information Technology | May 09, 2019

I miss the days when the difference between meaningful and meaningless was apparent; when the line separating...

Novel Artificial Intelligence Method Predicts Future Risk of Breast Cancer
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 08, 2019

May 8, 2019 — Researchers from two major institutions have developed a new tool with advanced...

Chipmunk Health Chooses Philips HealthSuite for Telehealth Services
News | Teleradiology | May 06, 2019

May 6, 2019 — Philips announced that telehealth service provider Chipmunk Health, with locations in the Netherlands...

According to the National Association of County and City Health Officials, only 33 percent of the organizations plan against cybersecurity threats and initiate patient identity protection protocols.

According to the National Association of County and City Health Officials, only 33 percent of the organizations plan against cybersecurity threats and initiate patient identity protection protocols. 

Feature | Cybersecurity | May 06, 2019 | By Maxim Chernyak

As the ...

Bioprinting research from the lab of Rice University bioengineer Jordan Miller featured a proof-of-principle — a scale-model of a lung-mimicking air sac with airways and blood vessels that never touch yet still provide oxygen to red blood cells.

Bioprinting research from the lab of Rice University bioengineer Jordan Miller featured a proof-of-principle — a scale-model of a lung-mimicking air sac with airways and blood vessels that never touch yet still provide oxygen to red blood cells. Image courtesy of Jordan Miller/Rice University.

News | Medical 3-D Printing | May 03, 2019

May 3, 2019 — Bioengineers have cleared a major hurdle on the path to...

An illustration of radiology department analytics data showing GE Healthcare's business analytics software.
Feature | Radiology Business | May 03, 2019 | April Wilson

According to IBM, the world creates 2.5 quintillion bytes of data daily. A large chunk of this data is healthcare...

Aidoc Raises $27 Million in Series B Funding
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 02, 2019

May 2, 2019 — Radiology ...

Canon Medical Installs First CT Scanner With AI in Belgium
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | May 02, 2019

May 2, 2019 — Canon Medical has installed the Aquilion One Genesis, one of the first...

Artificial intelligence (AI) was again the hottest topic in radiology, with 11 of the top 20 pieces of content this month relating to AI. These images are a few of the AI technologies highlighted in ITN Editor's Choice video of the most innovative AI technologies highlighted at RSNA 2018.

Artificial intelligence (AI) was again the hottest topic in radiology, with 11 of the top 20 pieces of content this month relating to AI. These images are a few of the AI technologies highlighted in ITN Editor's Choice video of the most innovative AI technologies highlighted at RSNA 2018. 

Feature | May 01, 2019

May 1, 2019 — Here is the list of the most popular content on the Imaging Technology New (ITN) magazine website from...

University of Toronto Partners With IMS for Emergency Radiology Simulation
News | Remote Viewing Systems | May 01, 2019

May 1, 2019 — International Medical Solutions (IMS) and the University of Toronto Department of Medical Imaging have...

Dutch Deventer Hospital Selects Sectra as Imaging IT Vendor
News | PACS | April 30, 2019

April 30, 2019 – International medical imaging...

A 3-D printed tungsten X-ray system collimator. 3D printed, additive manufacturing for medical imaging.

A 3-D printed tungsten X-ray system collimator. The tungsten alloy powder is printed into the form desired and is laser fused so it can be machined and finished. Previously, making collimators from Tungsten was labor intensive because it required working with sheets of the metal to create the collimator matrix. 

Feature | Medical 3-D Printing | April 29, 2019 | By Steve Jeffery

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