Toshiba partners to study youngsters' hearts, exercise
January 28, 2015 -- Toshiba Medical Systems is collaborating with several British institutions on research to identify the effects of exercise on young people's hearts.
Fuji SonoSite, Floating Doctors promote handheld ultrasound
January 28, 2015 -- Fujifilm SonoSite and the Floating Doctors have created a six-part video series titled "Bridging the Gap" to promote the use of handheld ultrasound in remote locations.
Carestream names Bossink to European post
January 28, 2015 -- Carestream Health has named Hans Bossink to the position of its regional general manager, Europe.
Saudi hospital receives Arab Health award
January 28, 2015 -- The radiology department at King Abdul Aziz University in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, has received the Excellence in Radiology Award at the 40th annual Arab Health conference in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
GE plans multiple installs in Kuwait
January 28, 2015 -- GE Healthcare is scheduled to install several scanners in the near future at several hospitals in Kuwait.
Report: European EHR market primed for growth
January 28, 2015 -- The European electronic health records (EHR) market generated 2.42 billion euros in revenues in 2014 and is expected to grow to reach 3.25 billion euros in 2020, according to a new report from market research firm Frost & Sullivan.
Philips Healthcare sales, earnings drop in Q4
January 27, 2015 -- Delays in restarting production at its facility in Cleveland and soft markets led to a decrease in sales and profitability for Philips Healthcare in its fourth quarter.
Societies release thoracic aorta imaging guidance
January 27, 2015 -- The American Society of Echocardiography and the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging have jointly released new guidance to help clinicians make imaging decisions for detecting thoracic aorta disease in adults.
Siemens Healthcare profit dips in Q1, division to get new CEO
January 27, 2015 -- An unfavorable revenue mix and higher R&D expenses contributed to a 13% drop in profit for Siemens Healthcare in its 2015 fiscal first quarter. The company also announced that the Siemens Healthcare division is getting a new CEO.
Carestream secures U.K. PACS deal
January 27, 2015 -- Carestream Health has signed a seven-year deal to supply PACS services to the Homerton University National Health Service Foundation Trust.