Aidoc wins Belgian contract
January 18, 2019 -- Israeli artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Aidoc has won a contract with Antwerp University Hospital in Belgium for its neuroradiology package.
Philips debuts upgrade to Azurion angiography platform
January 17, 2019 -- Philips Healthcare parent Royal Philips has launched an upgraded version of its Azurion image-guided angiography platform.
BMJ: Many patient organizations have industry funding
January 16, 2019 -- More than two-thirds of patient organizations involved in assessing technology for use in the U.K. National Health System (NHS) receive funding from the makers or a competitor of that technology, according to a new study published on 17 January in the BMJ. However, less than 25% of these interests were known to decision-makers.
Affidea rolls out new digital tools
January 16, 2019 -- Diagnostic imaging, outpatient, and cancer care services provider Affidea Group has launched two new applications to digitize operations and enhance productivity.
EANM adds new board position
January 16, 2019 -- The European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM) has added the new position of scientific liaison officer on its board.
Screening mammo critic Gotzsche to start new institute
January 15, 2019 -- Long-time mammography screening critic Dr. Peter Gøtzsche plans to start a new organization called the Institute for Scientific Freedom, according to a news item published online January 11 in the BMJ.
ESR achieves membership milestone
January 15, 2019 -- The European Society of Radiology (ESR) has achieved its goal of reaching 100,000 members by the end of 2018.
QUIBIM awarded CE Mark for image analysis platform
January 14, 2019 -- Advanced image analysis firm QUIBIM has received CE Mark certification for its Precision image analysis platform.
MedaPhor changes name to Intelligent Ultrasound Group
January 14, 2019 -- U.K. ultrasound training and quality assurance firm MedaPhor will change its name to Intelligent Ultrasound Group, effective 15 January.
Philips rearranges business segments
January 10, 2019 -- Philips Healthcare parent Royal Philips has announced a realignment of its three major business segments: As of January 1, the reporting segments are Diagnosis and Treatment, Connected Care, and Personal Health.