Mobile Devices

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for smart phones, mobile apps, wearables that interface with an iPhone or tablet device, and devices to convert phones into health and heart trackers, or diagnostic testing or imaging devices.

  • ITN Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis demonstrates several mobile apps designed to help pediatric patients learn what an MRI exam is like to help calm their fears and make it easier to conduct the exam.

  • ITN Editor Dave Fornell previews the launch of augmented reality (AR) technology in the January/February 2018 issue of ITN. Augmented reality brings new depth to print content through your smartphone by connecting to related videos and other resources.

  • Emanuel Kanal, M.D., director of MRI services and professor of radiology and neuroradiology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, explains the new mobile application he developed, which lets users visually model the forces at work during an MRI exam on patients with implanted medical...

  • GE Healthcare unveiled its new generation of pocket-sized, dual-probe ultrasound, the Vscan Extend. From the hospital and ambulance to more rural environments, Vscan Extend uses high image quality and wireless connectivity to help users increase clinical confidence and improve patient care.

  • October 14, 2016 — Philips announced at The American College of Emergency Physicians' (ACEP) annual meeting that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S.

Healcerion Receives FDA Approval for Sonon 300L Handheld Ultrasound Device
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | July 09, 2018

July 9, 2018 — South Korea-based Healcerion launched the Sonon 300L wireless handheld...

Videos | Pediatric Imaging | February 14, 2018

ITN Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis demonstrates several mobile apps designed to help pediatric patients learn what...

Nine in Ten Clinicians to Use Mobile Technology at Bedside by 2022
News | Mobile Devices | January 31, 2018

January 31, 2018 – Zebra Technologies Corp. announced the results of its...

Videos | January 24, 2018

ITN Editor Dave Fornell previews the launch of augmented reality (AR) technology in the January/February 2018 issue...

Smartphone Addiction Creates Imbalance in Brain
News | Mobile Devices | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – Researchers have found an imbalance in the brain chemistry of young people addicted to...

Videos | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | December 13, 2017

Emanuel Kanal, M.D., director of MRI services and professor of radiology and neuroradiology at the University of...

Paxeramed Demonstrates Patient-Centric Image Sharing Platform at RSNA 2017
News | Mobile Devices | November 22, 2017

November 22, 2017 — Paxeramed will showcase its...

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Sponsored Content | Case Study | Mobile Devices | November 06, 2017

Healthcare providers and historians alike are all too familiar with the images and inconveniences of the large,...

Clarius Wireless Ultrasound Scanners Now Available With Advanced Features
News | Ultrasound Imaging | August 09, 2017

August 9, 2017 — Clarius Mobile Health has released advanced features and options for its...

TomTec Unveils TomTec Zero Cardiovascular Viewing Software
Technology | Remote Viewing Systems | July 24, 2017

July 24, 2017 — TomTec Zero is the latest addition to the TomTec portfolio. Now every physician reading...

MIM Software Inc. Announces Updates to MIM Encore
Technology | Remote Viewing Systems | May 31, 2017

May 31, 2017 — MIM Software Inc. recently announced significant updates to its MIM Encore solution for viewing...

Spok Survey Confirms Mobile Device Infrastructure Improvements and Diversity in Hospitals
News | Mobile Devices | May 03, 2017

May 3, 2017 — Spok Inc. recently released the...

Clarius Demonstrates Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Disaster and Emergency Medicine
News | Ultrasound Imaging | April 25, 2017

April 25, 2017 — Clarius Mobile Health will demonstrate its wireless, handheld...

Frost & Sullivan, Healthcare Industry Outlook 2017 analysis, information technology, healthcare IT
News | Information Technology | March 08, 2017

March 8, 2017 — Despite global political uncertainties and a sluggish economic outlook for 2017, the global...

Xcertia, new alliance, guidelines, mobile health applications
News | Mobile Devices | January 12, 2017

January 12, 2017 — Four organizations have announced they are forming a new, multi-stakeholder collaboration,...

GE Healthcare first, Vscan Extend, app-based ultrasound, dual-probe, RSNA 2017
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | January 12, 2017

January 12, 2017 — GE Healthcare recently unveiled its new generation of pocket-sized, dual-probe...

Technology | Remote Viewing Systems | November 07, 2016

November 7, 2016 — Utah-based healthcare technology company Novarad has recently received U.S. Food and Drug...

Clarius Mobile Health, wireless smartphone ultrasound scanners, CHEST 2016 conference, lung scanning, RSNA 2016
News | Ultrasound Imaging | October 28, 2016

October 28, 2016 — Clarius Mobile Health will demonstrate its ultra-portable smartphone...

Philips, Lumify smart-device ultrasound, S4-1 cardiac transducer, RSNA 2016
Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | October 14, 2016

October 14, 2016 — Philips announced at The American College of Emergency Physicians' (ACEP) annual meeting that it...

Calgary Scientific, ResolutionMD, Ministry of Health and Welfare of Taiwan, Asia
News | Remote Viewing Systems | August 30, 2016

August 30, 2016 — Calgary Scientific Inc. announced in mid-July that ResolutionMD medical imaging software is...

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