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How ‘Echo Boost’ Can Help Optimize Echo Examinations

2016 19 Jan

1. Background: Extensive clinical diagnosis experience has been obtained within the field of myocardium disease, coronary disease, valve disease, cardiac tumor and congenital disease by echo practitioners, making echocardiography to emerge as a rather common practice within the last couple of decades. Technologies such as B-mode, Mmode, Color Doppler... Read more

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Dr. Sorensen invests in Deerfield Imaging & named Board Executive Chairman

2015 02 Nov

Deerfield Imaging Holdings, Inc. (“IMRIS” or “the Company”) announced that Gregory Sorensen, MD, has purchased a significant minority interest in the Company and has joined the Company’s Board of Directors as Executive Chairman. Dr. Sorensen served until recently as President and CEO of Siemens Healthcare North America; and is a neuroradiologist well... Read more

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Top Medical and Imaging Technologies 2015

2015 30 Sep

Flexible and less expensive healthcare solutions are becoming more widely available, thanks to an array of sophisticated inventions in medical devices, diagnostics and imaging. These healthcare innovations play a critical role in managing the increasing frequency of chronic diseases around the globe, according to a new report from Frost & Sullivan.The... Read more

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#ECR15: Toshiba Satellite Lunch Symposium: New Detector Technology Improves Patient Safety

2015 25 Feb

Toshiba Medical Systems invites you to the educational event "New Detector Technology Improves Patient Safety" during ECR to learn more about how we are bringing innovation to life. In addition to two lunch symposia, which we will be hosting on Thursday and Friday, our comprehensive hands-on workshop program throughout the day from Wednesday to... Read more

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Carestream's Vue PACS Ranks High in 'Best in KLAS' Report

2015 05 Feb

Carestream Health has earned top ratings from healthcare IT and radiology professionals across the globe for its CARESTREAM Vue PACS, a Web-enabled picture archiving communication system. Carestream's Vue PACS has been named the “Category Leader for Global PACS” (Europe and Asia/Pacific regions) in a report issued by KLAS, an independent research organisation... Read more

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Ultrasound Technology Made to Measure

2015 02 Feb

Scientists at Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft have developed a multichannel ultrasound platform that uses a modular configuration so that it can be adapted to a set of applications that are entirely different from each other. This innovation means researchers can now cover a wide range of applications, from sonar systems to medical ultrasound technologies and... Read more

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First UK Site to Install Siemens' Artis Q Interventional Technology

2014 13 Jul

The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust has become the first site in the UK to invest in the newest interventional radiology innovation from Siemens Healthcare. The Artis Q biplane system, due to be installed later in the year, will provide the hospital with the latest technology to support the diagnosis and treatment of neurological conditions and injuries.... Read more

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Goggles To Identify Tumours In OR

2014 27 Jun

In the near future, dual-mode imaging technology built into lightweight instruments, such as googles, will facilitate the identification of tumours in real time. Surgeons cannot remove tumours until they know the precise location of the cancerous lesions, and the new technology will generate more precise images. Having accurate borders will enable the... Read more

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COCIR EU Report Highlights Obsolescence of Imaging Equipment

2014 29 May

COCIR, a non-profit trade association which represents the medical technology industry in Europe, has announced the preliminary results of its Medical Imaging Equipment Age Profile and Density report.  The report has identified some alarming findings, namely that installed base density per capita is highlighting fundamental access inequalities. This... Read more

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St Thomas’ Hospital Boosts ERCP with Siemens' Artis zee MP System

2014 20 May

St Thomas’ Hospital, part of Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, has installed an Artis zeeTM Multi-purpose (MP) system from Siemens Healthcare into its new state-of-the-art Endoscopy Unit. The interventional imaging system is the first in the UK to be installed with a large 56-inch full colour screen. During the installation, Siemens worked... Read more