Fewer ‘Call Backs’, Improved Breast Cancer Detection With DBT
Penn Medicine study offers insight into long-term performance of 3-D mammography screening Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania... Read more
MRI Analytics Identifies Best Treatment for Breast Cancer
Faster, cheaper test predicts who needs chemotherapy or just hormonal regimen A new way to analyse magnetic resonance images... Read more
Antibody gives better diagnosis of Alzheimer’s than imaging with tracers
Researchers in Sweden have found that an antibody gives more exact information than regular radioactive tracers used in PET brain scans,... Read more
Brain Imaging Identifies Patients Up For Clot Removal 18 Hours After Stroke
Stroke is No. 5 cause of death and a leading cause of disability in the U.S. Brain imaging may accurately identify patients likely to benefit... Read more
North America Continues To Drive MRI Technologies Market
Global Healthcare MRI Systems Valued at $6.4 bln The global market for healthcare MRI systems was valued at US$ 6.38 billion in 2015 with... Read more
What could possibly go wrong?: Thinking about the risks and benefits of medical treatments
The radiology department has transformed from a unit of collaboration to one that focuses on interpretation, and in order to regain past values, an efficient harmony between IT and humans needs to be achieved. As radiologists we have to be valued for not just interpreting images. I have been around the world giving talks, and I seen radiology... Read more
Humanizing radiology should be not a fashion but a way to rethink the profession of the radiologist instead. It represents not only a challenge but also an opportunity to redefine the role of the diagnostic radiologist as a physician primarily in the continuum of caring for patients. From my point of view, there are great reasons to humanize... Read more
Radiomics is a hot topic in radiology. A steadily increasing number of researchers across the globe is engaging in radiomics and applying it to a large number of imaging data. “Radiomics” means the extraction of a large number of quantitative imaging features from routinely acquired imaging data (e.g, x-ray, ultrasound, CT, MRI, PET) in order to... 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
2017 28 Nov
FUJIFILM SonoSite’s M-Turbo point-of-care (POC) ultrasound systems will soon be providing pre-hospital diagnostics across the Scottish Highlands as part of the innovative SatCare trial. This study aims to combine POC ultrasound and advanced communications to enable remote image interpretation and decision making for a range of time-critical conditions.... Read more
2017 02 May
Health authorities in the UK are developing regional initiatives to make significant improvement to health and care. The needs look beyond departmental and organizational boundaries, focusing on the needs of the local population. (These initiatives are called STPs, sustainability and transformational plans). In this article, Chris Scarisbrick,... Read more
Improving diagnostic stewardship by using new microbiological technologies
Describes an episode of sepsis in a leukaemia patient, whose treatment... Read more
The first wireless, handheld breast ultrasound scanner with exceptional image quality Optimized with preset modes for breast, dense breast and interventional procedures that simplify workflow On-demand high-resolution images – 14 MHz, 192 elements, and...
The SonoSite EDGE II is a high-resolution, all-digital, 9.0-pound (4.1 kg) ultrasound system with a 12.1in. LED full-bleed glass display. The Edge II boosts improvements in cardiac and abdominal image quality through DirectClear Technology and a new...
Digital electrocardiograph / 12-channel / with touchscreen CARDIOVIT FT-1 SCHILLER
Maximum performance in a compact electrocardiograph
SCHILLER’s latest innovation is ultra portable, has an intuitive 8-inch high-resolution multi-touch screen, an integrated thermal printer and is FDA approved. Designed for users who value state-of-the-art technology, the CARDIOVIT FT-1 is a networked...
Sectra provides a complete solution for primary diagnostics in pathology. The solution includes archiving and storage solutions together with high-end review workstations. It allows pathologists to make their diagnoses and reports with higher precision...