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.

Ann Arbor Startup Launches Augmented Reality MRI Simulator
Technology | Virtual and Augmented Reality | June 04, 2019

June 4, 2019 — SpellBound, an Ann Arbor startup specializing in...

Philips Lumify Earns U.S. Army Airworthiness Certification
News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 22, 2019

May 22, 2019 — Philips announced that Philips Lumify, a point-of-care...

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...

Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital Selects Novarad for Enterprise Imaging Management
News | Enterprise Imaging | April 08, 2019

April 8, 2019 — Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital (CCUH) recently selected Novarad to provide its facility with the...

Healthereum Launches Beta Version of HELIO Blockchain Patient Engagement App
Technology | Mobile Devices | April 05, 2019

April 5, 2019 — Healthereum LLC released the beta version of the Healthereum Life Portfolio, or HELIO, a...

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...

Survey Finds Personalized Patient Engagement Improving But Still Lacking
News | Patient Engagement | February 12, 2019

February 12, 2019 — Software company Pegasystems Inc. announced new survey data revealing the positive impact of...

EBM Technologies Earns FDA Clearance for iPad Pro-Based Radiology Viewing System
Technology | Remote Viewing Systems | January 29, 2019

January 29, 2019 — EBM Technologies announced that its vendor-neutral,...

RamSoft Displays Radiology Apps at RSNA 2018
Technology | Mobile Devices | January 28, 2019

January 28, 2019 — RamSoft Inc. showcased three...

Ambra Health Launches Mobile App for Instant Medical Image Access
Technology | Mobile Devices | November 09, 2018

November 9, 2018 — Ambra Health announced the launch of its first iOS...

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...