Advanced visualization market set for healthy growth May 31, 2016 -- The global advanced visualization software market generated $1.8 billion in revenues in 2015 and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 6.4% to reach $3.2 billion in 2024, according to a new report by market research firm Transparency Market Research.
Mirada signs big data collaboration agreement May 27, 2016 -- Imaging software developer Mirada Medical has signed an agreement to collaborate with Maastro Clinic in Maastricht, the Netherlands, and Sohard Software in Fuerth, Germany, on machine learning and big data-driven radiation therapy treatment planning.
Automated quality control improves 3D breast ultrasound May 24, 2016 -- A new technique detects artifacts in automated 3D breast ultrasound at the time of acquisition, enabling sonographers to ensure that images have been acquired adequately before sending patients home, according to a study in the Journal of Medical Imaging.
Hurdles remain for image-guided robotic prostatectomy May 19, 2016 -- Dutch researchers are using a novel approach to radical prostatectomy by combining a hybrid imaging agent with SPECT/CT to detect lymph nodes and guide robot-assisted surgery, according to a study in the July issue of the European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging.
X-ray software delivers 4 bone health measures May 16, 2016 -- New software that analyzes bone age and health from hand radiography has revealed fresh information about changes in bone density and osteoporosis over a lifetime, according to a German-Danish research group.
Oxford spin-off prepares MRI liver software for market April 29, 2016 -- Perspectum Diagnostics, a start-up company spun off from Oxford University in the U.K., is preparing to unveil a new software application designed to cut down on unnecessary invasive liver biopsies.
CAD boosts flat-polyp detection for most CTC readers April 25, 2016 -- Computer-aided detection (CAD) enhances the ability to pinpoint hard-to-find flat colorectal lesions in CT colonography (CTC) -- for all but the very best readers, that is, Italian researchers have found.