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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...
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...
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and Touch Surgery Pilot Video-Based Endoscopic Simulations
News | Endoscopes | June 11, 2018
June 11, 2018 — During the 2018 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) conference June 2-5 in Washington, D.C., the American...
Radiologist Uses Virtual Reality as Interventional Radiology Teaching Tool

Ziv Haskal, M.D., of the University of Virginia Health System, steps into virtual reality. Image courtesy of Josh Barney, UVA Health System

News | Interventional Radiology | March 27, 2018
March 27, 2018 — Physicians, trainees and even laypeople can now stand right beside an expert radiologist as he...
Intronix Technologies Developing Augmented Reality Medical Simulation for Neuromuscular Injection Procedures
News | Advanced Visualization | September 11, 2017
September 11, 2017 — Canadian-based Intronix Technologies will be working with Roy Eagleson, Ph.D., professor in the...
Mentice Launches New TACE Simulation Training Solution
Technology | Simulators | September 08, 2017
September 8, 2017 — Endovascular simulation solution provider Mentice announced the release of a new...
VERT, virtual environment radiotherapy, radiation therapy, patient anxiety, Thomas Jefferson University study
News | Radiation Therapy | March 27, 2017
March 27, 2017 — Radiation therapists and physicians know that education can reduce anxiety before radiation treatment...
duplex ultrasound, training simulator, University of Washington, mannequin

An operator is familiarized with the computer display of the duplex ultrasound training simulator while manipulating the ultrasound transducer on a manequin's neck. Photo provided by Florence Sheehan, University of Washington.

News | Ultrasound Imaging | July 27, 2016
July 27, 2016 — A team with funding from the National Institutes of Health has created a new...
VirtaMed, ArthroS Hip Module, arthroscopic hip procedure simulator
Technology | Simulators | June 02, 2016
June 2, 2016 — VirtaMed introduced the ArthroS Hip Module at the EFORT Congress in Geneva, Switzerland, June 1-3. The...
Ampronix, simulated procedures, virtual reality, medical education
News | Simulators | May 25, 2016
May 24, 2016 — ​​​​​​​In a new report, Ampronix looks at the rapid expansion of...
Laerdal Medical, SonoSim, Laerdal-SonoSim Ultrasound Solution, education and training simulator

The Laerdal-SonoSim Ultrasound Solution for SimMan3G and SimMom brings ultrasound training to life with computerized mannequins that can breathe, blink, and bleed just like humans, bridging classroom learning and real-life clinical experience without putting actual patients at risk.

Technology | Simulators | February 17, 2016
February 17, 2016 — Laerdal Medical, provider of ...
ASE, Ke Labs, cardiac ultrasound, echocardiography, software collaboration
News | June 22, 2015
June 22, 2015 - The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) and Ke Labs jointly announced in May an agreement to co-...
Videos | Information Technology | April 23, 2015
DAIC/ITN Editor Dave Fornell shows examples of new healthcare IT technology at the 2015 HIMSS meeting that will change...
Technology | November 07, 2014
MammoCoach is the worldwide first internet-based...
CT Datasets Now Enable Patient Specific Endovascular Procedure Simulation
News | July 22, 2014
July 22, 2014 — Simbionix USA announced the signing of a collaboration agreement with Pie Medical Imaging BV. The...
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Technology | October 24, 2013
October 24, 2013 — Computerized Imaging Reference System’s (...
SonoSim Places Virtual Ultrasound Devices, Patients and Teachers Onto Lab Coat Pockets
Technology | April 22, 2013
April 22, 2013 — SonoSim Inc. has introduced the SonoSim Personal Solution, which allows users to convert their own...
Simbionix U/S Mentor Simulator
Technology | October 08, 2012
October 8, 2012 — Simbionix USA Corp. will introduce the new advanced U/S (ultrasound) Mentor simulator at the upcoming...
 MedaPhor ultrasound trainer
Technology | November 11, 2011
November 11, 2011 – MedaPhor, the United Kingdom-based ultrasound simulation company, announced that the University of...
Patent Granted for Simbionix Procedure Rehearsal Studio
Technology | August 12, 2011
August 12, 2011— Simbionix USA Corp., a provider of medical simulation training and education products for medical...