Hologic to sell Micrima breast imaging system
May 24, 2019 -- Women's imaging vendor Hologic has signed an agreement to sell the Maria breast imaging system from Micrima in Europe.
Fuji to launch new mobile mammography unit
May 24, 2019 -- Fujifilm Medical Systems plans to debut a new mobile mammography trailer at the International Cambridge Conference on Breast Cancer Imaging in the U.K. in July.
Intracoronary imaging can guide heart attack treatment
May 21, 2019 -- Intracoronary imaging -- such as intravascular ultrasound and optical coherence tomography -- can yield more precise diagnoses of heart attacks and be used to individualize patient treatment, according to an expert consensus paper published on 21 May in the European Heart Journal and presented this week at the EuroPCR meeting in Paris.
EMR, EHR markets draw wide range of vendors
May 21, 2019 -- The combined electronic medical record (EMR) and electronic health record (EHR) markets in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa are "highly fragmented" and managed by a varied assortment of local and international vendors, according to a recent report from research firm Signify Research.
U.K. Clinical Imaging Board issues posters for patients
May 21, 2019 -- The Clinical Imaging Board in the U.K. has introduced a patient information poster on the risks and benefits of nuclear medicine procedures.
Pure Imaging Phantoms introduces micro-CT phantom kit
May 21, 2019 -- Medical imaging phantom provider Pure Imaging Phantoms released a new micro-CT phantom kit at the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO) meeting last month in Milan.
SuperSonic Imagine wins Swiss contract
May 21, 2019 -- Ultrasound technology developer SuperSonic Imagine has delivered eight of its Aixplorer Mach 30 ultrasound scanners to the Radiological Network of Romandy in Switzerland.
MaxQ AI adds new tools to Accipio ICH software
May 20, 2019 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer MaxQ AI has announced the upcoming release of Accipio Ax, the second component of its Accipio digital platform for detecting intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) on CT scans.
Shine signs Czech license agreement
May 16, 2019 -- Medical isotope firm Shine Medical Technologies has signed an intellectual property license agreement with the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Czech Academy of Sciences (IOCB Prague).
Irish Times: 7 patients dead in misread scandal
May 15, 2019 -- Seven patients whose scans were missed or misread and whose cancer diagnoses were delayed at University Hospital Kerry have now died, according to an Irish Times news report posted on 14 May.