GE opens office in Baghdad
January 18, 2013 -- GE Healthcare has opened a new healthcare service center in Baghdad to monitor the company's equipment in Iraq.
Cardiac growth to come from developing countries
January 2, 2013 -- Most of the growth in the global cardiac imaging market will come from developing countries such as Brazil, Russia, India, and China, according to a new report by market research firm Frost & Sullivan.
RnR adds imaging reports for 6 nations
December 28, 2012 -- RnR Market Research said it has added reports on the diagnostic imaging markets in Turkey, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Chile, Finland, and Norway that focus on investment opportunities, analysis, and forecasts through 2018.
Philips wins contract in the Netherlands
December 26, 2012 -- Royal Philips Electronics, parent company of Philips Healthcare, has signed a 10-year managed services agreement with Sint Maartenskliniek in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, for the supply, installation, maintenance, and upgrade of its imaging equipment.
Toshiba to install Aquilion Vision in Denmark
December 14, 2012 -- Rigshospitalet has become the first hospital in Denmark and the second hospital in Europe to install Toshiba Medical Systems' Aquilion Vision 640-slice CT scanner.
Philips wins Bulgarian contract
December 12, 2012 -- Royal Philips Electronics, parent company of Philips Healthcare, has signed an agreement with City Hospitals & Clinics, in Sofia, Bulgaria, to provide the network's new hospital with imaging equipment, the company said.
Sectra launches radiation monitoring software
November 26, 2012 -- PACS firm Sectra is offering a new automated way to collect, analyze, and store patient radiation dose information with the introduction of DoseTrack at the 2012 RSNA meeting in Chicago.
German ministry to show country's innovation at RSNA
November 19, 2012 -- The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research will sponsor an exhibit at the 2012 RSNA meeting stressing that imaging innovations begun by Wilhelm Röntgen in the 19th century continue in Germany in the 21st century with clinically relevant technologies such as breast CT and PET/MRI.
European contrast media market looks set for growth
November 7, 2012 -- Although affected by price sensitivity and reimbursement policies, the European radiopharmaceuticals and contrast media market is expected to continue to grow for the foreseeable future, according to a new report by market research firm Frost & Sullivan.