Search Tag: Innovation

Growing student interest in radiology amidst AI fears

2019 06 Feb

The importance of artificial intelligence ( AI ) is ever increasing in healthcare, especially in enhancing the accuracy of diagnostic tools and disease risk predictive models. Radiology is said to be among the medical specialities most primed to incorporate AI into clinician workflow. It's no wonder that conversations about AI replacing radiologists... Read more

Manufacturing Marvel: Ampronix Adapts To Cutting-Edge Innovations

2016 16 May

3D PRINTING AND AMPRONIX The Utilization of 3D printing in Research and Development Department expedites creative engineering process, drive prices down. In  The Third American Revolution , renowned American economic and social theorist Jeremy Rifkin proposes that the world is in the midst of experiencing a reprise of the manufacturing/technological... Read more

EOS Imaging has Obtained Innovative Technology Status from the Korean NECA Center

2016 18 Feb

Status will allow specific reimbursement codes for EOS® exams in Korea EOS imaging, the pioneer in 2D/3D orthopedic medical imaging has announced today the decision from the Center for New Health Technology (NECA) to grant the EOS imaging platform the Innovative Technology status, recognizing EOS as a unique modality worthy of a new reimbursement... Read more

Hologic Innovation Workshop: Breast Biopsy

2016 15 Feb

Hologic is offering a series of 45-minute educational sessions for radiologists. A brief lecture will provide an overview of the clinical experiences with vacuum breast biopsies guided by 3D Imaging, prior to a demonstration of a phantom procedure using live imaging supervised by radiation protection services.  This program is intended for radiologists... Read more

Hologic Innovation Workshop: Advanced Densitometry

2016 15 Feb

Hologic is offering a series of 45-minutes educational sessions for radiologists. A brief lecture will provide an overview of the clinical experiences of imaging and new quantification applications of DXA.  This program is intended for radiologists interested in learning more about new application based on the Hologic DXA technology. Date... Read more

RSNA 2015 Opening Session - Innovation is the Word

2015 29 Nov

Throughout the opening session held this morning here at RSNA, one word was omnipresent: Innovation Ronald L. Arenson welcomed John Boone President American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), who presented his greetings to the attendees at McCormick Place’s packed Arie Crown Theater. Setting the tone for the morning’s theme of future,... Read more

RSNA15: Leading Radiologists Speak on Innovation

2015 24 Nov

Packed plenary sessions at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting attest to the thought-provoking and engaging array of speakers. Sunday 29 November: 08:30-10.15, Arie Crown Theater Get to the Arie Crown Theater early to hear RSNA President, Ronald Arenson , give the President’s Address: Going Boldly into Radiology's Technological... Read more

Joint Meeting of ESTI and the Fleischner Society 2015

2015 04 Jun

The main activities of the Society have been concentrated on an annual meeting held in June in the country of the Society President. The scientific programmes of such meetings have included most advances in imaging techniques and scientific knowledge for chest diseases, and CME programmes have been delivered by the best European Faculty in thoracic... Read more

3M Annual Meeting Highlights 2014 Achievements

2015 14 May

3M Chairman, President and CEO Inge G. Thulin highlighted 3M’s strong 2014 performance while expressing confidence in the company’s future. Thulin addressed 3M’s 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on 12 May at the Palmer Events Center in Austin, Texas. Citing progress on 3M’s strategic priorities including portfolio management, investing in innovation,... Read more

BIR/Bayer Announces Service Award

2014 15 Sep

The BIR, in partnership with Bayer HealthCare, has launched a new award called the BIR/Bayer “Make it Better” service award.   The award will be given to the group of people who have demonstrated the best improvement in an aspect of service delivery by making it more effective, or have improved patient experience. This might be an innovative design... Read more