CADx helps characterize focal prostate lesions June 2, 2014 -- Thanks mostly to its ability to improve specificity, computer-aided diagnosis (CADx) software can bolster characterization of focal prostate lesions on multiparametric MRI scans, French researchers reported in the June issue of Radiology.
FDG-PET/MRI fusion differentiates breast masses June 2, 2014 -- While breast MRI is highly sensitive for breast cancer, its specificity can be a little lackluster. Fusing FDG-PET and breast MRI can help, however, Brazilian researchers reported in an article published online on 27 May in the European Journal of Radiology.
3D reconstruction of Richard III's spine confirms scoliosis May 30, 2014 -- In the latest revelation relating to the discovery of the skeleton of King Richard III of England, a 3D printed reconstruction of his spine based on CT data confirms he suffered from the spinal condition scoliosis, although he wasn't quite the "hunchback" as portrayed by writers.
Fraunhofer plans open house event May 27, 2014 -- The Fraunhofer Institute for Medical Imaging Computing MEVIS in Bremen, Germany, will be hosting an open house on 4 June for interested visitors.
Mazor brings surgical guidance to Russia May 6, 2014 -- Surgical navigation software developer Mazor Robotics said its Renaissance surgical guidance system has been used at City Clinical Hospital No. 67 in Moscow.
Fraunhofer MEVIS names dual leaders April 29, 2014 -- The Fraunhofer Institute for Medical Image Computing MEVIS in Bremen, Germany, will be under a new leadership structure as of 1 May.