Training boosts radiologists' mammography performance
November 1, 2019 -- Supplemental training improves the breast screening performance of radiologists, according to a study published in the November issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology. Read More
Affidea expands in Hungary
November 1, 2019 -- Diagnostic imaging, outpatient, and cancer care services provider Affidea has acquired Medical Service Budapest, an outpatient healthcare firm in Hungary. Read More
Merantix Healthcare wins breast AI clearance
October 31, 2019 -- Merantix Healthcare of Berlin has received the CE Mark for its artificial intelligence (AI) software for breast cancer screening. Read More
Sectra secures 5-year Dutch contract
October 31, 2019 -- Sectra has secured a five-year enterprise imaging contract with University Medical Center Groningen in the Netherlands. Read More
Tomoelastography characterizes liver lesions
October 30, 2019 -- Tomoelastography -- an MRI technique that enables visualization of the mechanical properties of tumors -- can accurately distinguish between benign and malignant liver lesions, according to research from Germany published online on 24 September in Cancer Research. Read More
Social media hikes breast screening rates
October 30, 2019 -- The rate of breast cancer screening in the North Midlands, Lancashire, and other regions of the U.K. is on the rise thanks to social media. Read More
RCR finds radioisotope import plan 'reassuring'
October 30, 2019 -- The U.K. Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) said the Department of Health and Social Care has confirmed that as of 21 October, all imported radioisotopes destined for U.K. hospitals should be entering the U.K. by air. Read More
ICSCNM updates molecular radiotherapy guidance
October 30, 2019 -- The Intercollegiate Standing Committee on Nuclear Medicine (ICSCNM) has released the second edition of its guidance for clinicians on molecular radiotherapy. Read More
Breast cancer screening hits 10-year low in Scotland
October 29, 2019 -- Breast cancer screening participation rates in the Edinburgh and Lothian regions of Scotland fell to 69.2% between 2015 and 2018 -- the lowest rate since 2008, according to a 25 October article from Edinburgh Live. Read More
ESR celebrates IDoR with free book on sports imaging
October 29, 2019 -- The European Society of Radiology (ESR) has published a new book on sports imaging in light of the theme of this year's International Day of Radiology (IDoR). It's available for download free-of-charge from 29 October. Read More