RSNA 2019: Gunshot Injuries Have Long-term Medical Consequences
An analysis of data on 110 gun-violence patients reveals that gunshot wounds to the thorax (chest) or abdomen are associated with increased... Read more
RSNA 2019: Minimally Invasive Procedure Relieves Tremors in Parkinson's Patients
Magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) thalamotomy, a minimally invasive procedure, can help reduce tremors in patients with... Read more
RSNA 2019: Biennial Mammography Screening Yields More Advanced-Stage Cancers
Mammography screening has been helpful in lowering breast cancer mortality, but there is ongoing debate on how often women should be screened.... Read more
Imaging Uncovers Secrets of Medicine's Mysterious Ivory Manikins
Manikins or small anatomical sculptures, often made of ivory or animal bone, are said to have been used as tools for the study of medical anatomy... Read more
Siemens Healthineers Launches Somatom X.cite CT Scanner With myExam Companion
Siemens Healthineers presented its new Artificial Intelligence-driven (AI) scanner on the 21st of November, 2019 at the University Hospital... 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
Point-of-care ultrasound scanners: key purchasing considerations
Point-of-care (POC) ultrasound refers to ultrasound exams performed by... Read more
How to... Assess Staff Performance in the Imaging Department
Implementing good staff assessments in the medical imaging department... Read more
It's the key to 3T. A system that offers unprecedented access to 3 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging? The answer is MAGNETOM Spectra 1 . It’s the key to a new scope of image and healthcare quality for patients. It’s the key to a new level of usability...
The ACUSON Juniper Ultrasound System is a high-performance, shared service system that empowers you to image every patient with great diagnostic confidence. It offers powerful capabilities built into one of the smallest market footprints in its class....
Changing views in Computed Tomography For care providers, the pressure to cut expenses results in an ever-increasing need for standardization and precision medicine. The CT scanner SOMATOM Edge Plus provides diagnostic imaging at the appropriate...
Intelligent imaging. Excellence empowered. Our single source CT scan machine SOMATOM® X.cite, combined with myExam Companion, launches the era of intelligent imaging. myExam Companion guides users intuitively through...
Pixium RAD 4343 C-E and Pixium RAD 4343 G-E are Thales’ latest generation of digital flat panel detectors. They offer a high quality and cost efficient solution for general radiology applications, bringing our Pixium flat panel technology within reach...