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.
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.
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.