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IMAGING Management

AI algorithm to compete in junior radiologist image quiz

2019 02 Mar

An AI algorithm could help radiologists prioritize the review of critical cases   It’s a cold and frosty day in Vienna as junior radiologists sit down for the annual junior image interpretation quiz. It’s one of the main attractions at the European Congress of Radiology (ECR) and this year is no exception. Six experts in the field each... Read more

IMAGING Management

AI gets a backbone: Deep learning makes it easier for doctors to read spine scans

2019 01 Mar

Radiologists in Norway are using a CT app to facilitate image reading of the most common areas of the body for bone metastasis   The spinal cord is the vital link between the brain and body, a superhighway of life-critical information protected by the bony vertebra of the spinal column.   The spinal column is the most common site for bone... Read more

IMAGING Management

The radiologists’ role in an AI-powered world – opportunity or threat?

2019 15 Feb

President of the European Society of Radiology speaks about the AI opportunities as ESR and GE Healthcare partner for upcoming European congress.     Artificial intelligence (AI) promises to make sense of heaps of data no human would be capable of to generate actionable insights that can help improve efficiency, increase diagnostic... Read more

Executive Health Management

GE To Sell Healthcare Financial Services U.S. Lending Business To Capital One

2015 13 Aug

GE has announced that it has reached an agreement to sell $8.5 billion of healthcare-related loans and its Healthcare Financial Services (HFS) U.S. lending business to Capital One for approximately $9 billion. Separately, GE has signed an agreement with another buyer to sell approximately $600 million of HFS real estate equity investments.   “This transaction... Read more

IMAGING Management

RSNA 2013: GE Healthcare Premieres Revolutionary One Heartbeat CT

2013 03 Dec

Revolution CT to give clinicians a test that gives them outstanding image quality and reduced dose exposure for patients. GE Healthcare, a unit of General Electric Company announced at this year’s Radiological Society of North America's Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois that its 510(k)-pending Revolution CT^ has... Read more

IMAGING Management

GE Healthcare’s somo•vTM Automated Breast Ultrasound Receives Best in KLAS Award

2013 31 Oct

GE Healthcare has issued a statement to announced that the somo•vTM INSIGHT System has been named category leader and awarded the first place in Women’s Imaging (Specialty) in the 2013 Best in KLAS Awards: Medical Equipment & Infrastructure Report. This report publishes healthcare providers’ ranking of imaging, infrastructure vendors and pharmacy... Read more

IMAGING Management

GE Healthcare Breast Tomosynthesis Solution Gains CE Marking

2013 02 Aug

GE Healthcare has announced CE marking for SenoClaire, GE’s new generation of breast tomosynthesis solution designed with a three-dimensional imaging technology. SenoClaire technology uses a low-dose short X-ray sweep around the positioned breast with nine exposures acquired with a “step-and-shoot” method, removing the potential motion from images.... Read more

IMAGING Management

GE Healthcare Brivo Plus C-arm Cleared for USA

2013 05 Jun

GE Healthcare has announced FDA 510(k) clearance of its latest Brivo Plus C-arm, now available in the U.S. With legacy OEC image quality and ease-of-use, the affordability and reliability of this new Brivo C-arm will offer a high quality option for basic surgical imaging.  The Brivo Plus uses enhancements and extras — such as Advanced Clear Intelligence... Read more

IMAGING Management

MR Challenges in Imaging Joint Replacements and Devices

2013 22 May

The clinical need to more accurately image soft tissue and bone in patients with joint replacements and other implanted devices is expected to grow. Each year 2.9 million joint replacements take place worldwide with 1 million Americans receiving a hip or knee replacement. In the U.S., by 2030, the annual demand for primary total hip arthroplasties... Read more

Cardiology Management

GE Healthcare Supports Canadian Heart Patients at Home

2013 07 May

Albertans living with heart failure will have their conditions monitore from home as part of a new home health care pilot project in Alberta, Canada,  a collaboration between the Government of Alberta, Alberta Health Services, GE Healthcare and GE Canada. Canadian provinces are exploring new models of care to address issues around capacity for... Read more