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IMAGING Management

Breast Cancer Routinely Overdiagnosed in Norway

2015 11 Jul

Norway's Breast Cancer Screening Programme has come under closer scrutiny following new research showing that the screening results in overdiagnosis — for every life saved by the screening programme, five women are overdiagnosed and treated unnecessarily. The findings are based on a study conducted by the Research Council of Norway — upon request by... Read more

ICU Management

Critical Care in Norway

2013 15 Aug

Treatment of the critically ill is usually only infrequently debated in public in Norway. However, in the last two years there have been a few ICU cases that have generated a large amount of public interest in Norway. In these cases, the issue usually stems from a conflict between ICU physicians and relatives regarding ending life sustaining treatment.... Read more

IMAGING Management

Norwegian Contract for Carestream RIS/PACS

2013 16 May

Carestream has been awarded the contract to supply CARESTREAM Vue RIS and Vue PACS to Helse Sør-Øst (HSØ), the largest of the four Regional Health Authorities in Norway, with 35 hospitals covering 56 percent of the population of Norway. The contract spans eight years and the first phase of installations will extend to five Trusts.“This is one of the... Read more


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