- Potential for Racial Bias in AI Algorithms for Radiology
- Contrast Agent Shortage Sends Ripples through Radiology
- Contrast Agent Pooling on CT Predicts Imminent Heart Attack
- Smaller Magnetoencephalography Helmets Can Assess Epilepsy in Children
- New Protocol for Checking Feeding Tube Placement Lowers Radiation Dose
First Patient in U.S. Gets Gamma Knife Icon Radiosurgery
Swedish Elekta’s Leksell Gamma Knife Icon stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) system was used for the first time in the U.S. on 1 March... Read more
ECR2016: iCAD Unveils Tomosynthesis CAD Tool For Early Identification
iCAD, Inc., a New Hampshire-based provider of advanced image analysis and workflow solutions for the early identification and treatment... Read more
ECR2016: Rise In Thymic Tumour Patients In Japan Calls For More MRI
The number of thymic tumour patients is increasing rapidly in Japan because of the abundance of computed tomography (CT) scanners in... Read more
CT Scans At NYU Detect Fractures Even At Ultra Low-Dose Levels
Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center are reporting in a new study that they successfully performed CT scans for joint fractures... Read more
ECR2016: Gadolinium Contrast Agent Safety: Facts and Myths
Over the past 25 years, gadolinium-based contrast agents (GBCA) have been recognised to have exceptional safety profiles with minimal... 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
Don't Forget to Ask! The Patient and Relative Perspective
There has been good progress in the last decade to ensure that the patient... Read more
The Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Women´s Health and Pregnancy Care
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic women are often deprived of necessary health... Read more
Resuscitation in Resource-Poor Settings – A Southern Africa Experience
Worldwide, there are over 17 million cardiovascular deaths each year,... Read more
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,...
Pixium® Portable 3543 DR, optimal ergonomics and complete flexibility This flat panel detector provides outstanding image and diagnosis quality at a minimal dose for the patient and is compatible with different applications. Pixium® Portable...
Outcome relevant decisions – redefining patient pathways MAGNETOM Sola Cardiovascular Edition automatically adjusts to patient biovariability to overcome unwarranted variations in cardiac MRI examinations. Connect with new capabilities. Gain...
Maximize 1.5T. Healthcare providers worldwide are under increasing pressure to manage two contradictory forces: delivering highest-quality care with ever decreasing financial means. The number of MRI scans continues to rise, as MRI continues...