ESR, ACR teleradiology white papers put patient first
February 25, 2015 -- The teleradiology white papers of the European Society of Radiology (ESR) and American College of Radiology (ACR) differ in some respects, but they both stress the importance of always keeping the patient's needs first and foremost.
Median announces clinical trials expansion
February 20, 2015 -- Imaging software developer Median Technologies said its order backlog increased 134% during 2014 to reach 11 million euros.
Sectra wins long-term IT contract with Swedish hospital
February 18, 2015 -- PACS firm Sectra has signed a new, multiyear contract with Karolinska University Hospital in Stockholm for a RIS and PACS package.
Germany's e-health bill gathers momentum
February 10, 2015 -- The German Radiology Society has announced its support for the federal government's draft e-health bill.
Irish find imaging requests often include incorrect details
February 4, 2015 -- Electronic requests for imaging studies from clinicians frequently include erroneous clinical information, a problem that may lead to a variety of troubling issues, challenges, and choppy waters for radiology departments, researchers from the Republic of Ireland have found.
Brazil team finds WhatsApp suitable for reviewing bone fractures
February 3, 2015 -- WhatsApp Messenger is one of the most popular instant messaging apps for smartphones today. But it's not just for chatting or sharing videos and photos: It can also be used as a diagnostic tool for viewing certain types of CT scans and radiographs, according to a study from Brazil.
Report: European EHR market primed for growth
January 28, 2015 -- The European electronic health records (EHR) market generated 2.42 billion euros in revenues in 2014 and is expected to grow to reach 3.25 billion euros in 2020, according to a new report from market research firm Frost & Sullivan.
MillenSys showcases new EHR/PACS at Arab Health
January 26, 2015 -- MillenSys is showing new PACS/electronic health record (EHR) software at Arab Health in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, this week.
Agfa to highlight enterprise offerings at Arab Health
January 23, 2015 -- Agfa HealthCare plans to highlight a number of its enterprise offerings at the Arab Health 2015 conference, to be held next week in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Oman chooses Extedo's regulatory services
January 22, 2015 -- Extedo has signed a contract with the Ministry of Health of Oman to review and validate a program for pharmaceutical companies.