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FDA Clearance Awarded to Calgary Scientific for Mobile Diagnosis on all Modalities

2014 19 Apr

Calgary Scientific Inc., a company known for creating transformative technology for the medical industry and beyond, has announced their latest Class II clearance from the United States (US) Food and Drug Administration (FDA).  The leading enterprise image-viewing solution, ResolutionMD® is now cleared for diagnosis on mobile devices, for all... Read more

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Stick It On: The Skin Patch For Electronic Health Monitoring

2014 09 Apr

Engineers at the US University of Illinois and Northwestern University have showcased soft stick-on patches thin enough to move and stretch with the skin, and equipped with chip-based electronics for latest technology enabled wireless health monitoring. The researchers have published their design in the April 4  issue of ‘Science’. An innovative... Read more

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FUJIFILM SonoSite Replaces CEO

2014 04 Apr

FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc., the world leader and pioneering specialist in bedside and point-of-care ultrasound, has made the announcement that effective March 31, 2014, Kevin M. Goodwin stepped down from as President and Chief Executive Officer in order to pursue other opportunities.  Replacing him is Naohiro Fujitani, President and Chief Executive... Read more

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Carestream’s DRX Imaging Systems Enhance Care for OR, ER, ICU Patients

2014 21 Mar

OSF Saint Francis Medical Center deploys three Carestream imaging systems capturing 1,800 portable exams a month; hospital has reduced fleet of mobile systems by one-third OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois has installed one CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution Mobile X-Ray System and two CARESTREAM DRX-Mobile Retrofit Kits to help provide... Read more

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Agfa HealthCare’s DX-D Mobile Retrofit Further Enhances X-ray Quality, Offers DR

2014 19 Mar

Upgrade solution enables affordable conversion from analog film or CR to premium DR on mobile units  DX-D Mobile Retrofit offers facilities of any size an affordable way to get the workflow and productivity benefits of DR. Non-invasive installation can easily and cost-effectively convert mobile analog or CR systems with minimal disruption.... Read more

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ECR 2014: Are Smartphones and Tablets Usable in Radiology?

2014 18 Mar

A burning question for radiology is whether the ubiquitous smartphones and tables can be used in clinical practice for image interpretation in radiology. Are they all that is needed? Rachel Toomey from Ireland addressed this question in a refresher course at the recent European Congress of Radiology in Vienna.  Currently handheld devices are... Read more

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ECR 2014: Samsung Presents Latest Medical Equipment and Healthcare Solutions

2014 06 Mar

Showcasing new and upcoming products with New Healthcare Experience to Radiologists Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has announced that it is showcasing the latest medical devices and clinical achievements in ultrasound diagnosis at the European Congress of Radiology (ECR), where the company is displaying its ultrasound, digital X-ray and portable... Read more

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Agfa HealthCare: From Small Acorns Big Trees Grow

2014 31 Jan

Susan Boulanger, Director of Imaging Services at Signature Healthcare Brockton, Massachusetts, explains how replacements to its 25+ year old technology have been heavily influenced by its trial of Agfa HealthCare’s DX-D 100 mobile solution. As the oldest and largest in-patient hospital within its area, Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital... Read more

IT Management

HIMSS 2014: Improved Care Team Communications Through Mobile Heartbeat CURE

2014 30 Jan

Consolidating clinical communications, patient-centric workflow and a real-time clinical team directory, a secure smartphone application connects all members of a patient’s care team and enables better patient care at a lower cost. Mobile Heartbeat launches Mobile Heartbeat CURE (Clinical Urgent REsponse), a smartphone application enabling secure... Read more

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RSNA 2013: Samsung Displaying Full Healthcare Equipment Portfolio

2013 02 Dec

Samsung invites RSNA attendees to discover new healthcare experience via the company’s full portfolio of healthcare equipment including CT, Digital Radiography and Ultrasound Samsung Electronics America Inc., a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, is showcasing its growing presence in the radiology field and its commitment to deliver... Read more