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Radiobiologists are Invited to Apply for the BIR Nic McNally Travel Bursary
£750 award for early career radiobiologists Early career radiobiologists (scientifically or medically qualified) are invited to apply for the BIR Nic McNally Travel Bursary which offers £750 to attend and present their work at a relevant scientific conference. Applicants must have alrRead more
BIR responds to NHS England Announcement on Increase in Emergency Mechanical Thrombectomy
The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) welcomes the announcement by NHS England that of the intention to roll out emergency mechanical thrombectomy in hospitals.The implementation of this procedure more widely will clearly reduce disability and long term complications for people with stroke.HoweveRead more
Creating a New Standard for Ultrasound in Emergency Care
Point-of-care (POC) ultrasound is now a common sight in emergency departments throughout the UK. Professor Bob Jarman, Consultant in Emergency Medicine at the Great North Trauma and Emergency Centre, explained the potential benefits of more widespread ultrasound use: “There is a lot of interest in PRead more
FUJIFILM SonoSite gives Clinicians the Edge for Rural Diagnostics
Point-of-care ultrasound helped Dr Fiona Witham to diagnose a wide range of pathologies in patients living in a remote rural area.A FUJIFILM SonoSite Edge® point-of-care ultrasound system recently helped clinicians participating in the Ukraine Christian Partnership’s (UCP’s) Summer MissioRead more
Hologic to Announce Financial Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2017 on May 10, 2017
Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that the Company plans to release its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2017 on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, after the market closes. In conjunction with the release, management will host a conference call that day at 4:30 p.m.Read more
Sectra Signs Enterprise-Wide PACS Contract with University of Pennsylvania Health System
International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (STO: SECT B) announces that the University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS) will install Sectra PACS in their healthcare enterprise. The Sectra solution, integrated with UPHS’s radiology information system, Epic RRead more
Hologic Completes Acquisition of Cynosure
- Transaction Provides Entry into Large, Fast-Growing Medical Aesthetics Market, Boosts Hologic's Growth Rate -Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Cynosure, Inc., a leader in medical aesthetics systems and technologies, for $66 per sharRead more
Sectra’s Cloud Service for Medical Images Ordered by Swedish Hospital
International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (STO: SECT B) announces a five-year contract with Swedish healthcare provider Danderyd Hospital AB to provide PACS and RIS for radiology and cardiology. This solution comprises a cloud service hosted within the healthcare orRead more
The British Institute of Radiology Partners with Publons to Recognise Reviewers
The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) is pleased to announce the launch of its partnership with Publons, a free service for researchers to track, verify and showcase their reviewing and editorial contributions.Through the partnership, experts who review for BJR can choose to instantly aRead more
Siemens Introduces Innovations to Increase Efficiency & Quality of Care in Endovascular Procedures
The robot-supported angiography system was developed for use in minimally invasive surgery, interventional radiology and interventional cardiology.• Artis Freestyle Access simplifies use of ultrasound guidance in the interventional suite• Automatic feeder-detectionRead more
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