CT helps assess link between coffee and heart disease
March 4, 2015 -- Using cardiac CT to measure coronary artery calcium, Korean researchers have found that people who consume three to five cups of coffee per day are less likely to develop clogged arteries that could lead to heart attacks, according to a new study published online in the journal Heart.
GE highlights new offerings at ECR
March 4, 2015 -- GE Healthcare plans to highlight new devices at ECR 2015 in Vienna.
Fujifilm Europe to highlight new offerings at ECR 2015
March 3, 2015 -- Fujifilm Europe is highlighting several new offerings at this year's ECR 2015 meeting in Vienna.
BMJ: Public opinion varies on how much overdetection is acceptable
March 3, 2015 -- The British have "highly variable views" about how much overdetection they would accept in cancer screening, according to a study published online March 3 in BMJ.
Median wins 2 clinical studies contracts
March 3, 2015 -- Imaging software developer Median Technologies has been selected to provide imaging services for two new clinical studies in oncology and has also signed an extension related to an existing contract.
Vision RT appoints new sales VP for EMEA, Asia Pacific
March 3, 2015 -- Radiation therapy software developer Vision RT has appointed Henrik Andersen to the newly created position of vice president of sales for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) and Asia-Pacific regions.
Agfa to show new mobile retrofit at ECR 2015
March 2, 2015 -- Agfa HealthCare will showcase its new mobile retrofit solution for Siemens Healthcare's Mobilett x-ray units at this week's ECR 2015 in Vienna.
ScImage updates echo reporting standards
March 2, 2015 -- ScImage has updated its cardiac quantification metrics to match guidelines from the American Society of Echocardiography and the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging.
Carestream launches new DRX-Evolution system
March 2, 2015 -- Carestream Health has launched a new version of its DRX-Evolution digital radiography (DR) system, DRX-Evolution Plus.
Toshiba to debut Aquilion Lightning CT at ECR 2015
February 27, 2015 -- Toshiba Medical Systems plans to use this week's ECR 2015 meeting to launch Aquilion Lightning, a new 16-detector-row CT scanner.