FNMR: 'Exceptional measure' threatens modern imaging
December 6, 2016 -- France's national union of independent radiologists (Fédération nationale de médecins radiologues, FNMR) has reacted strongly again to news that the National Assembly has voted to re-establish Article 52 bis of the draft bill for the 2017 social security budget (PLFSS 2017).
RCR partners with MedCurrent on clinical decision support
December 6, 2016 -- The U.K. Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) and clinical decision-support software developer MedCurrent have announced a series of pilot projects to incorporate the RCR's iRefer radiology referral guidelines into MedCurrent's clinical decision-support system.
Swedish county extends PACS contract
December 6, 2016 -- The Swedish county council of Blekinge is extending the functionality of its existing PACS from Sectra to include handling of nonradiology images.
Report: CompuGroup shuts down interest in Agfa
December 5, 2016 -- German medical software developer CompuGroup Medical is reportedly no longer interesting in acquiring Agfa-Gevaert, the parent company of Agfa HealthCare.
Fuji completes teleradiology trial
December 2, 2016 -- Fujifilm Medical Systems has completed a trial of its teleradiology system at North Bristol Trust in the U.K.
Toshiba unveils linkup with Real Madrid
December 2, 2016 -- Toshiba Medical Systems has signed a four-year contract with Spanish football club Real Madrid to be its official medical systems partner.
Mint Labs partners with Oxford University
November 30, 2016 -- Mint Labs has announced a licensing agreement with Oxford University Innovation, the research commercialization company of the University of Oxford, to incorporate FSL brain mapping software into its pipeline.
Hermes launches new liver analysis software
November 29, 2016 -- Swedish nuclear medicine software developer Hermes Medical Solutions has released its Remnant liver analysis software to bring surgical planning to its hybrid viewer platform.
Sigmascreening touts breast compression study at RSNA 2016
November 28, 2016 -- Sigmascreening is touting the results of a study that focused on the impact of pressure in breast compression on screening outcomes at RSNA 2016 in Chicago.
Ziehm showcases C-arms at RSNA 2016
November 28, 2016 -- C-arm developer Ziehm Imaging is showing the latest generation of its Ziehm Solo FD and Ziehm Vision RFD C-arms at RSNA 2016 in Chicago.