Specialist imaging search tool shows promise
May 27, 2015 -- Radiologists increasingly face information overload in their interpretation tasks, but a medical image retrieval system combining text-based searches and content-based image retrieval techniques is assisting more of them.
Israeli start-up eyes big-data tools for imaging analysis
May 21, 2015 -- For Israeli image analysis software developer Zebra Medical Vision, size definitely matters. The start-up believes its database of 10 million curated imaging studies and extensive collaborations with researchers around the world will take image analysis algorithms to a whole new level.
HIMSS Europe partners with Netics
May 20, 2015 -- Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Europe has secured a national partnership agreement with Netics to assess the level of electronic medical record adoption among Italian healthcare organizations.
Agfa, Nuance add Orbis integration
May 20, 2015 -- Agfa HealthCare and speech recognition software developer Nuance Communications said that Nuance's new 360 | SpeechAnywhere Services software has been integrated into Agfa's Orbis clinical information system.
DRK: Support grows for cloud-based dose monitoring
May 13, 2015 -- Cloud-based solutions allow for effective analysis and comparison of radiation dose in CT exams across multiple sites, and represent a major step forward in ensuring patient safety, according to research presented at the German Congress of Radiology (DRK), which began today in Hamburg.
What are the top 5 countries for m-health app developers?
May 13, 2015 -- A new survey has found that Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Sweden, and the U.K. are the European countries with the best market conditions for developers of mobile health (m-health) apps.
COCIR launches latest eHealth Toolkit
May 12, 2015 -- The European Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry (COCIR) launched the newest edition of its eHealth Toolkit, titled Integrated Care: Breaking the Silos, at the European Union eHealth Week in Riga, Latvia.
Estonian president endorses eHealth Week 2015
May 12, 2015 -- The president of Estonia, Toomas Hendrik Ilves, is participating in eHealth Week 2015, taking place 11-13 May in Riga, Latvia.
DRG teams up with Bavarian Health for patient education
May 11, 2015 -- The German Radiological Society (DRG) and Bavarian Health are joining forces to develop state-of-the-art patient education systems.
Mobile App Spotlight: CT Anatomy
May 5, 2015 -- Mobile apps in radiology are developing fast. We're taking a look at CT Anatomy, an iOS app that offers a cross-sectional guide of normal anatomy as seen on CT. It includes more than 350 axial CT views, as well as more than 700 anatomical structures and descriptions.