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New imaging techniques: barriers to widespread adoption

2017 14 Sep

Radiology continues to benefit from constant innovation and technological advances. However, for promising new imaging technologies to reach widespread clinical practice, radiology leaders must be actively engaged beginning at the earliest phases of obtaining regulatory approval, conducting early clinical evaluation, securing reimbursement, and engaging... Read more

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ICIS Meeting and 15th Annual Teaching Course

2015 05 Oct

The 15th annual course of our Society will focus on practically orientated education of cancer imaging through interactive teaching and the fostering of active learning. Multidisciplinary work practising state of the art and novel imaging techniques will be highlighted in cooperation with the  British Nuclear Medicine Society . Special plenary session... Read more

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New Isotope Separation Method Will Avert Mo-99 Shortage

2014 07 Jul

University of Texas researchers have developed an inexpensive method of isotope enrichment that could put an end to the critical shortage of isotopes commonly used in nuclear medicine, such as Molybdenum-99. Magnetically Activated and Guided Isotope Separation (MAGIS) consumes a fraction of the electricity involved in the most current method of separating... Read more

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Siemens User Group Provides Insight on CT Practices

2014 01 Jul

Clinicians from across the UK recently gathered in Winchester to attend a two-day CT user group hosted by Siemens Healthcare. Nine speakers from hospitals across the UK presented the latest findings on CT to help improve routine clinical practice.  Topics covered included Dual Energy CT, enhanced specifications on Siemens systems and experiences in... Read more