Inquest hears how 'the litter lady' died in tragic crash
September 16, 2019 -- An inquest has heard how a retired U.K. radiologist who was known as the "litter lady" because she would tirelessly clear up rubbish in the street died after being hit by a car very close to her home, according to a report in the Bucks Free Press regional newspaper.
EOS secures deal with French radiology group
September 16, 2019 -- EOS Imaging and France's largest private radiology group VIDI have announced the installation of a tenth low-dose x-ray system in the group's network. The two parties have also signed a partnership agreement to allow VIDI members fuller access to EOS's equipment.
Medavis updates Referrer Portal software
September 13, 2019 -- German PACS vendor Medavis has updated its portal4med Referrer Portal.
Richardson gets CE Mark for x-ray tube
September 12, 2019 -- Imaging equipment parts and service provider Richardson Healthcare has received the CE Mark for its Alta750 x-ray tube.
Cocaine users pose major diagnostic challenge
September 11, 2019 -- Individuals who are known to use cocaine and who present with a suspected overdose should also be thoroughly investigated -- including with imaging -- to exclude other causes of their presentation such as infection, according to a group of authors from Malta.
Fujifilm partners with CoppaFeel breast cancer charity
September 11, 2019 -- Fujfilm Medical Systems has formed a partnership with charity CoppaFeel to help raise public awareness in the U.K. of the signs and symptoms of breast cancer.
Exact Imaging receives CE Mark for new needle guide
September 11, 2019 -- Ultrasound technology developer Exact Imaging has received the CE Mark for use of its sterile transperineal needle guide with the company's EV29L transducer.
Polish groups prepare to unveil full-color 3D printer
September 11, 2019 -- Researchers from the Warsaw University of Technology have teamed up with Polish 3D printing startup OVE and printing technology company Memjet to develop a full-color extrusion 3D printer.
IBA awarded South African cyclotron installation
September 11, 2019 -- Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) will install its Cyclone 70 cyclotron at iThemba Laboratory for Accelerator Based Sciences (iThemba Labs) in Cape Town.
Europeans remain uninformed on CT lung cancer screening
September 10, 2019 -- Awareness of clinical trials for screening and treating cancer continues to be very low among Europeans with lung cancer, according to a 10 September presentation at the 2019 World Conference on Lung Cancer in Barcelona, Spain.