Safety of 3D printing comes under growing scrutiny
September 21, 2020 -- The Office for Product Safety and Standards in the U.K. has announced plans to focus on the safety of 3D printing technologies, according to an article published by law firm Pinsent Masons.
iCAD promotes Karolinska decision-support study
September 21, 2020 -- Computer-aided detection (CAD) software developer iCAD is highlighting research published on 8 September in Radiology that attests to the ability of its ProFound AI Risk clinical decision-support software to provide accurate two-year breast cancer risk estimates.
Cerveau forms science advisory board
September 21, 2020 -- Radiopharmaceutical developer Cerveau Technologies has formed a scientific advisory board made up of chemistry, biology, and medicine experts in Alzheimer's disease.
What's the best way to regulate sonographers?
September 17, 2020 -- The U.K. Society and College of Radiographers has pledged its support to efforts by the government's Department for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy to seek feedback on regulated professions, including sonographers.
Belgian hospital begins using IBA proton system
September 17, 2020 -- Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications announced that the Particle Therapy Interuniversity Center Leuven in Belgium has begun treating patients with the company's ProteusOne system.
Is it safe now for partners to attend antenatal scans?
September 15, 2020 -- A new report has provided a stepwise framework for allowing nonessential visitors to accompany patients to outpatient appointments, such as screening ultrasound scans. The document from National Health Service (NHS) England and NHS Improvement gives practical advice for reintroducing partners into labor and maternity care appointments.
Q BioMed reports sales progress with Strontium89
September 15, 2020 -- Biotech company Q BioMed is reporting sales progress from the launch of its Strontium89 (strontium-89 chloride injection) metastatic bone cancer palliation radiopharmaceutical.
Germany orders 1st Ethos therapy system
September 11, 2020 -- The German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg has ordered Germany's first Ethos radiation therapy system from Varian Medical Systems.
Siemens secures installation in Ireland
September 11, 2020 -- Siemens Healthineers has installed its first Artis icono angiography system at Cork University Hospital in Ireland.
NordicCAD unveils AI-based knee segmentation software
September 10, 2020 -- Norwegian artificial intelligence (AI) software developer NordicCAD has introduced MR Segmentation Tool, an AI-based software package designed to segment knee structures on high-resolution MR images.