SERAM posts 11-point action plan on COVID-19 crisis
April 19, 2021 -- The Spanish Society of Medical Radiology (SERAM), along with 81 other scientific societies, has published an 11-point action plan document urging the president of Spain to renew efforts to control the COVID-19 pandemic and continue to establish a vigorous vaccination protocol. Read More
Dresden team, ASG Superconductors combine MRI with particle beams
April 19, 2021 -- ASG Superconductors and researchers from the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf in Germany have revealed that they plan to develop a prototype of a device that tracks moving tumors with MRI in real-time during proton therapy. Read More
Scottish radiographers become embroiled in discussion over salaries
April 19, 2021 -- The Scottish government has reportedly made a final pay offer for 2021 to 2022 to Agenda for Change, the National Health Service's (NHS) pay system for all staff employed by NHS Health Boards. Read More
Lunit highlights Karolinska AI studies
April 16, 2021 -- Lunit is claiming that its artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm showed great accuracy when identifying breast cancer in recent studies published in JAMA Oncology and Lancet Digital Health. Read More
SFR pays tribute to neuroradiologist Prof. Luc Picard
April 16, 2021 -- The French Society of Radiology (SFR) has published a tribute to emeritus radiologist Prof. Luc Picard, a pioneer of global interventional neuroradiology, who has died. Read More
BMUS launches practice survey for sonographers
April 16, 2021 -- The British Medical Ultrasound Society (BMUS) said it is launching a survey of National Health Service sonographers to find out more about their scope of practice. Read More
Sectra, Region Kronoberg sign cloud service contract
April 16, 2021 -- Sectra has signed a contract with Swedish healthcare provider Region Kronoberg to deliver its medical imaging solution as a cloud service. Read More
SenseTime receives CE Mark for chest x-ray software
April 15, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence development company SenseTime announced it has received the CE Mark for its SenseCare-Chest DR Pro diagnostic software. Read More
Bloomberg: Siemens mulls sale of ultrasound division
April 14, 2021 -- Siemens Healthineers is pondering the divestiture of its ultrasound division in a deal that could be worth up to $1 billion, according to an article by financial news network Bloomberg. Read More
Austria Center Vienna scoops 2 industry prizes
April 14, 2021 -- The Austria Center Vienna -- home of the ECR since 1991 -- has won two 2021 German Stevie Awards, according to a news report posted on 13 April by Travel Daily News. Read More