Contrast Agent Pooling on CT Predicts Imminent Heart Attack
Researchers in New Taipei City, Taiwan, recently published evidence in BMC Emergency Medicine showing that venous pooling of contrast agent... Read more
Smaller Magnetoencephalography Helmets Can Assess Epilepsy in Children
A recent study in Radiology demonstrates that optically-pumped magnetometers (OPM) can shrink magnetoencephalography (MEG) helmets and facilitate their... Read more
New Protocol for Checking Feeding Tube Placement Lowers Radiation Dose
A University of Chicago study published in Academic Radiology showed that using a patient's body mass index when checking feeding tube placement... Read more
U.S. FDA Warns Not to Diagnose Using Stroke Triage Software
On 11 April, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned healthcare providers that radiological computer-aided triage and notification... Read more
The Future of Healthcare: One Million [Interconnected] Homes Initiative
City - Health - Healthcare: An Integrated Relationship to Undertake the Challenge of Change
Chronic Disease Management - Paradigm Shift to Reduce Costs & Maintain Quality of Treatment
People Centric Model to Harness User Value: Personal Data Spaces in Transformation of Health & Care
Increasing collaboration between health care providers and the medical industry is proven to be beneficial as it continues to pave the way for innovative technologies. By bringing expert opinions to the table, we can explore patient safety and infection prevention, discussing what can further be done to improve the endoscopic field. Sparked... Read more
Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women, accounting for one in four annual cancer cases world wide 1 In Europe alone, 576,337 women were diagnosed with the disease in the year 2020 2 Breast cancer can have devastating effects on patients and the people around them, as the disease kills more European women than any other cancer.... Read more
The Lockdown May End, But Nursing Will Continue My dear readers it is time again for my monthly update: It has been two weeks now since we have some semblance of our lives back in the United Kingdom. Well, almost. All shops, cinemas, theatres, and concert halls are open. Also the UK has reopened for tourism, meaning people are allowed to enter... Read more
2016 23 Jul
Samsung Applies Deep Learning from Big Data in World-First The Samsung RS80A with Prestige premium ultrasound device now includes S-Detect™, which applies deep learning to breast lesion analysis using ultrasound. Background Breast ultrasound can be hard to read and interpret and the reader may experience fatigue and attention lapses.... Read more
2022 26 May
The next step in transforming medical education What drives the change in education? The COVID-19 pandemic has driven digitalization in every aspect of our lives. In our professional lives, we all got used to working and collaborating remotely – and by now, everyone has become an expert in video conferencing. In the entire educational sector,... Read more
2021 25 Feb
Improving radiologist performance through Artificial Intelligence and SmartSlices Brad Keller, Ph.D, Director, Clinical Research Breast Health, Hologic, Inc. Ashwini Kshirsagar, Ph.D, Chief Scientist, Clinical Solutions, Research and Development, Hologic, Inc. Andrew Smith, Ph.D., Vice President, Image Research Breast Health, Hologic. Inc.... Read more
Early Diagnosis of Cancer at Greater Manchester Rapid Diagnostic Centre
The Greater Manchester Rapid Diagnostic Centre Programme offers a new... Read more
Beyond Imaging, Towards a Care Pathway Approach Powered by AI
The healthcare industry is under transformation. An ageing population... Read more
How can automation improve outpatient care while reducing costs?
The new role of hospitals and the triple aim challenge Rather... Read more
Remarkable image quality, right at the point of care. The Trident system revolutionizes breast tissue imaging by incorporating a micro-focused tube, unique specimen image processing algorithms and amorphous selenium direct digital detector. The...
Intelligent imaging. Exceeding excellence. SOMATOM X.ceed is a high-resolution, high-speed, low-dose CT scanner with the category-best imaging chain. With the unique guidance of myExam Companion and myNeedle Companion it enables excellent clinical...
Mammography screening entails examining thousands of healthy women. So keeping dose as low as possible is extremely important and high image quality is the key to detecting the smallest detail. MAMMOMAT Inspiration results...
The ACUSON Freestyle Series is the world’s first wireless ultrasound solution, redefining ultrasound access in the interventional suite and at the point of care. The series offers scalable configurations to promote automated workflow,...
MAGNETOM Amira with BioMatrix technology is our new 1.5T scanner that helps you differentiate your institution by delivering high-quality imaging even with complex variables – no matter what. Based on BioMatrix and the new syngo MR XA platform and...