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UK Cyber-Attack, Radiology Response

2017 24 May

As hospitals in the UK get back to normal service following the recent cyber-attack, radiologists, healthcare IT staff and technologists are taking stock.     The Royal College of Radiologists, the British Institute of Radiology and the trade association, AXREM have issued media statements in response.     Dr Nicola Strickland, President... Read more

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Growing Belgian Healthcare Provider Orders Enterprise Image Management Solution from Sectra

2017 10 May

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company   Sectra  has signed an enterprise imaging contract with the expanding Belgian healthcare provider AZ Delta. The solution will be used across all of its locations and enables access to medical images and patient information regardless of at which of AZ Delta’s locations the clinician work.... Read more

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Regional Healthcare Initiatives in the UK: An Opportunity For Silo-Busting & Integrated Diagnostics

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.[1] (These initiatives are called STPs, sustainability and transformational plans). In this article, Chris Scarisbrick,... Read more

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Sectra Signs Contract With US Cancer Center for Enterprise Imaging

2017 02 May

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra  announces that  it has signed a multi-year contract with City of Hope to install the Sectra Enterprise Image Management suite of products for display, transmission, and storage of all images throughout the healthcare system. The multi-departmental PACS and VNA solution, integrated... Read more

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Benefit-Risk Assessment in Diagnostic Imaging

2017 11 Apr

Diagnostic imaging has many effects and there is no common definition of value in diagnostic radiology. A new study proposes using a standardised benefit-risk criteria (BRC) framework to ensure consistent examination of differences among diagnostic alternatives. The study is in press in the journal Academic Radiology.   Several frameworks for... Read more

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Sectra Signs Enterprise-Wide PACS Contract with University of Pennsylvania Health System

2017 30 Mar

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra  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 Radiant, and the Epic EMR, will enable access and sharing of images and information... Read more

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Siemens Healthineers Paves the way for Precision Medicine

2017 28 Feb

•    High-end MRI scanner launched globally at University Hospital Tübingen, Germany •    New BioMatrix technology adapts automatically to individual anatomical and physiological characteristics to offer consistent, high-quality imaging for all patients •    Modern, new system architecture and innovative applications allow the 3 Tesla system... Read more

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8 Clinical Trials to be Presented at ECR 2017

2017 16 Feb

Hear from investigators of key clinical trials in radiology, who will present preliminary and final results from  recent trials that will impact clinical practice. This year there are two Clinical Trials in Radiology Sessions: Clinical Trials in Radiology 1 When: Wednesday 1 March Time: 12:30 - 13:30 Room: M 1 1. Preoperative Breast... Read more

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Sectra is Rated #1 in Customer Satisfaction Worldwide—‘2017 Best in KLAS’ for Global (Non-US) PACS

2017 03 Feb

For the third continuous year, international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra  has been named ‘Best in KLAS’ for Global (Non-US) PACS. This category represents hospitals in all countries other than the US. Earlier this week Sectra announced that, for the fourth consecutive year, it has been given the same award in the category... Read more