Interventional Radiology Gains Nearly $2 Million Investment
Nearly $2 million was invested in an upgrade of Interventional Radiology equipment at University Hospitals Parma Medical Center, enabling the care team to provide more complex exams for a wider range of patients. UH Parma now has the most sophisticated IR lab in the entire UH system, which includes more than 20 hospitals, including five joint ventures.
Carestream Launches Affordable, Agile, Productivity-Boosting DRX-Rise Mobile X-ray System
Expanding its industry-leading mobile X-ray portfolio, Carestream Health has introduced the DRX-Rise Mobile X-ray System . This feature-rich, fully integrated digital X-ray unit gives customers an affordable path to digital imaging — or replacement or expansion of their existing DR fleet — without significant capital investment.
Philips at HIMSS 2023: Enterprise Informatics central to solving productivity, staff and patient experience challenges
Royal Philips highlighted the central role that Enterprise Informatics plays in its efforts to enable care providers to concentrate their limited resources on achieving better outcomes for patients. By providing software and hardware solutions that work together seamlessly across care settings, workflows, and across vendors, the company’s solutions showcased at HIMSS23 utilize clinical and operational data to enhance productivity, streamline processes and improve results.
Trends in Oncological Imaging During the COVID-19 Pandemic Through the Vaccination Era
Marc Succi, MD, a physician-investigator in the Department of Radiology and Director of the MESH Incubator at Massachusetts General Hospital, is the senior author of an article in the journal Cancer Medicine, “Trends in oncological imaging during the COVID-19 pandemic through the vaccination era.”
Carestream Collaborates with Robarts Research Institute to Advance Translational Cardiothoracic and Pulmonary Disease Research
Carestream Health is partnering with Robarts Research Institute to increase and demonstrate the clinical value of digital X-ray, digital tomosynthesis, and dual energy technologies to help improve the outcomes of patients with cardiothoracic and pulmonary diseases.
Carestream Accelerates Medical Imaging Leadership with 20 New Patents in 2022
Carestream Health was awarded 20 new patents in 2022 for global advances in artificial intelligence (AI), image quality, digital radiography (DR) detectors, and mobile imaging. Fifteen of the patents were awarded by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, while an additional five were received in Asian countries.
Two University Hospitals in France Digitize Pathology with Sectra
International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra signed a digital pathology contract with two French healthcare providers. The university hospitals in Montpellier and Nimes will now enhance their collaboration using Sectra’s solution.
Sunny with a Chance of Trauma: CT Scans Spike in Hot Weather
Using a decade of weather and CT imaging data, researchers have identified specific weather conditions that are associated with the number of whole-body CT scans performed on polytrauma patients. The results of the new study will be presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).
Volpara Health Software Used in Largest Image Quality Evaluation to Date
At the 2022 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Annual Meeting, Peter R. Eby, MD, of Virginia Mason Medical Center presented the results of the largest mammographic image quality evaluation to date, titled “Reduction in technical repeat and recall rate after implementation of artificial intelligence driven quality improvement software.”
Recently Published Study Using Ikonopedia Analytics Demonstrates Age as a Significant Risk Factor for Breast Arterial Calcifications (BAC)
Ikonopedia, a developer of a cloud-based structured breast reporting and MQSA (Mammography Quality Standards Act) management system, announced a study, published this month in the Annals of Epidemiology using the company’s powerful analytical solutions, demonstrate age can be a significant risk factor for breast arterial calcifications (BAC).
Annalise.ai and Nuance Communications Announce Key Partnership to Improve Patient Outcomes with Workflow-Integrated AI
Annalise.ai and Nuance announced that the global medical imaging AI company has joined the Nuance Precision Imaging Network (PIN), connecting Annalise.ai workflow orchestration and diagnostic support solutions to over 12,000 healthcare facilities worldwide.