Currency changes hurt Siemens Healthineers numbers
November 8, 2018 -- German industrial conglomerate Siemens reported healthy organic revenue growth for its Siemens Healthineers business for its fourth fiscal quarter, but negative currency effects slowed the company's growth rate for both the quarter and the year.
Gunter Dombrowe receives top award from BIR
November 8, 2018 -- The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) has awarded its Distinguished Service Medal to Gunter Dombrowe, a past president of the Radiology and Oncology Congresses and who previously served as president of the BIR.
Barco rolls out new 4K surgical monitor
November 8, 2018 -- Image display firm Barco has launched a new 4K surgical display for the operating room.
BMJ debate explores whether AI will replace physicians
November 7, 2018 -- Will artificial intelligence make physicians obsolete? A debate published online on 7 November in the BMJ explores the question.
ESHNR to launch webinar program
November 7, 2018 -- The European Society of Head and Neck Radiology (ESHRN) plans to launch a series of webinars in December 2018.
Sectra wins contract for U.K. AI project
November 7, 2018 -- PACS vendor Sectra said it will be providing its vendor-neutral platform for artificial intelligence (AI) to the Northern Pathology Imaging Co-operative consortium in the U.K.
France publishes 20-point patient charter
November 6, 2018 -- France's national union of independent radiologists (Fédération Nationale des Médecins Radiologues, FNMR) together with numerous patient associations has renewed its patient-radiologist charter created 20 years ago.
EOS Imaging to change leadership in 2019
November 6, 2018 -- Orthopedic imaging technology developer EOS Imaging is changing its leadership effective January 1, 2019.
U.K., Perspectum, GE invest in liver software
November 6, 2018 -- UK Research and Innovation will invest 10 million pounds ($13 million U.S.) to develop artificial intelligence and scalable MRI services to diagnose liver disease.
Advanced visualization market set to grow by 11% a year
November 5, 2018 -- The global advanced visualization market, valued at 1.55 billion euros in 2016, is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.8% and hit 3.89 billion euros by 2025, according to a report by market research firm Verified Market Research.