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Sectra wins US PACS order at pediatric orthopedic hospital

2018 24 May

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra will install its enterprise imaging PACS at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. The Sectra software will offer radiologists and clinicians a high-availability, cloud solution with fast and secure desktop access to all patient images and reports from a single application.The multi-year... Read more

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NSW Health has selected Sectra as preferred vendor for a large enterprise imaging IT solution

2018 22 May

NSW Health in Australia has signed a Proof of Concept agreement with the international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra, which has been selected as the preferred vendor for a large enterprise imaging IT solution in New South Wales following a competitive tender process. The goal is to provide eleven NSW Health organizations (10 Local... Read more

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Episode I : A story origins from Insight

2018 22 May

Inspired by the needs of clinical experts, Mindray always adopts advanced technologies and transforms them into accessible innovation, bringing healthcare within reach. “The technology story behind X-Insight is Mindray’s deep insight into clinical needs,” said He Xujin, General Manager of Mindray Imaging System Division. By transforming the insight... Read more

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TeraRecon and WhiteClouds Provide 3D Print for Rhinoceros Surgery at Chicago Zoo

2018 18 May

In preparation for a recent surgery on rhinoceros, Layla, at Brookfield Zoo in Chicago, Illinois, medical imaging software provider, TeraRecon, and 3D Printing manufacturer, WhiteClouds utilized their technologies to help veterinary surgeons prepare.  Layla is a 2,300lb., 7-year-old Eastern Black Rhinoceros with an impacted molar tooth and associated... Read more

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Activinsights celebrates success in the 2018 Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

2018 14 May

Activinsights has won Britain’s top business accolade, the Queen’s Award for Enterprise, for its global data services and professional wearables.Activinsights – a world leader in delivering lifestyle insights and behavioural data analysis for healthcare professionals – is enjoying success after winning Britain’s top business accolade, the prestigious... Read more

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Point-of-care ultrasound an integral part of emergency care at St Mary’s

2018 11 May

St Mary's Hospital relies on a SonoSite X-Porte to perform FAST scanning of trauma patientsSt Mary's Hospital is one of London's four major trauma centres, and uses point-of-care ultrasound extensively in the assessment of patients visiting its extremely busy A&E department. Dr Ehsan Hassan, a consultant in emergency medicine with a special interest... Read more

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UK healthcare sector’s leading conference and trade event grows to two days & moves to ExCeL London

2018 09 May

The UK Health Show, the leading event for the whole of the UK’s healthcare sector, returns for two days on 25-26 September as it grows into its new home of ExCeL London for 2018.   The UK Health Show is the UK’s leading live-event platform connecting senior healthcare decision makers, influencers and buyers from across the NHS and the entire UK healthcare... Read more

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Masimo SET® Pulse Oximetry Helps Form Basis Of Utah Senate Resolution

2018 08 May

The Utah State Legislature and Governor Gary Herbert have recently signed into law the Concurrent Resolution on Deaths From Opioid-Induced Postoperative Respiratory Depression (SCR4). The resolution urges hospitals, clinicians, and researchers to examine and identify possible links between opioids and respiratory depression following surgery and encourages... Read more

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HHFT pioneers use of diagnostic tools for earlier optimisation for sepsis patients

2018 08 May

… Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (AST) times reduced from days to hours….   Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (HHFT) is pioneering the use of the Accelerate PhenoTM system from Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc., (Accelerate Diagnostics) a leading in vitro diagnostics company, to speed up and improve the diagnostic outcome of antibiotic treatment.... Read more

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Hospital de La Princesa shortens antibiotic adaptation treatment for severe sepsis

2018 08 May

In positive blood cultures, the Accelerate PhenoTM system identifies the agent causing the infection in 90 minutes and around 5 hours afterwards it provides information on the antibiotic sensitivity of the pathogen, which is 28 hours less than the current conventional system used in the La Princesa Hospital. Two studies carried out by the centre, which... Read more

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Hologic Announces Financial Results for Second Quarter of Fiscal 2018

2018 03 May

-- Revenue of $789.3 Million Grows 10.3%, 8.3% in Constant Currency ---- Company Posts GAAP Diluted EPS of ($2.46) Due to Non-Cash Charges, Non-GAAP Diluted EPS of $0.53 – Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced the Company's financial results for the fiscal second quarter ended March 31, 2018. Revenue of $789.3 million increased 10.3%, or 8.3% in... Read more

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Masimo O3® Regional Oximetry and SedLine® Brain Function Monitoring Power Two Investigations

2018 03 May

Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced the use of Masimo technologies – O3® regional oximetry and SedLine® brain function monitoring – in two abstracts presented at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the International Anesthesia Research Society(IARS). Both studies investigated links between postoperative delirium and particular biomarkers.In the first study1,... Read more

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IHF World Hospital Congress keynote speakers announced

2018 02 May

 The first keynote speakers for the 42nd World Hospital Congress have been announced! The World Hospital Congress will be held on 10-12 October in Brisbane, Australia and health sector leaders and patients will be examining the question “How can healthcare evolve to meet 21st century demands?”    Each day will look at this question from a different... Read more

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Hologic Features Its Innovative Suite of Products at 2018 ACOG Annual Clinical & Scientific Meeting

2018 30 Apr

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX), a leading medical technology company focused on improving women's health and well-being, will showcase its comprehensive portfolio of healthcare solutions for women at the 66th Annual American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Clinical and Scientific Meeting. The meeting takes place in Austin, Texas from April... Read more

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EOS imaging Announces New EOS® System Installations in Two U.S. Private Orthopedic Practices

2018 26 Apr

EOS imaging, the pioneer of 2D/3D imaging and data solutions for orthopedics has announced that University Orthopedics in Providence, Rhode Island, and the Hey Clinic for Scoliosis and Spine Surgery in Raleigh, NC, have installed the EOS® system for low-dose, 2D and 3D imaging of patients. Both practices are part of the U.S. private practice sector,... Read more

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Study Investigates the Utility of Masimo SpHb® in Post-operative Red RBC Transfusion Best Practices

2018 23 Apr

Masimo announced today the findings of an abstract presented at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Network for the Advancement of Patient Blood Management, Haemostatis and Thrombosis (NATA), in which researchers investigated the utility of Masimo noninvasive and continuous hemoglobin (SpHb®) in supporting and enhancing red blood cell (RBC) transfusion best... Read more

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FUJIFILM SonoSite named as official supplier to British Superbikes 2018

2018 19 Apr

FUJIFILM SonoSite is pleased to be supporting the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship (BSB) by supplying point-of-care ultrasound systems for clinic-based and trackside imaging. The compact and highly portable ultrasound systems will provide the BSB medical team with on-site imaging capabilities, to support the first-class care of riders and... Read more

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Prof. Sotirios Bisdas joins Advantis Medical Imaging Scientific Advisory Board

2018 17 Apr

Professor S. Bisdas to endorse Advantis Medical Imaging commitment for creating high-quality clinical, user-friendly software solutions and promote patient-centric quantitative imaging.“We are very excited to announce that Professor S. Bisdas has joined the scientific advisory board of Advantis Medical Imaging. In his role as a Scientific Advisor, Prof.... Read more

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Future Healthcare 2018 – Post show report

2018 13 Apr

Future Healthcare 2018 was launched 13-14 March 2018 in London, and hosted over 180 participating brands across 3,000sqm and welcomed attendees from over 55 countries during the 2 days of the show.Future Healthcare, which will return next year on 18 and 19 March 2019 at Olympia, focuses on commercial opportunities arising in the global healthcare market.... Read more

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International Hospital Federation Awards deadline extended to 30 April

2018 13 Apr

Due to overwhelming demand, entry submissions for the 2018 International Hospital Federation (IHF) Awards has just been extended to 30 April. Hospitals and healthcare organizations that have outstanding projects and programs can still enter for a chance to be internationally recognized.The IHF Awards Committee has just announced that they will be extending... Read more