Solutions for Tomorrow brings mobile x-ray to Slovenia
November 25, 2019 -- Swedish-based medical technology company Solutions for Tomorrow has secured a contract to install three of its True X-ray Mobility radiography units at Maribor University Medical Centre in Slovenia.
French hospital showcases state-of-the-art imaging hub
November 25, 2019 -- Valenciennes Hospital (Centre Hospitalier de Valenciennes - CHV), in partnership with GE Healthcare, has announced that its new Signa Premier 3-tesla MRI system aims to cut waiting times for certain diagnoses, while the "cockpit" can guide imaging activities using integrated artificial intelligence.
Lunit nets CE Mark for AI x-ray software
November 20, 2019 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) image analysis software developer Lunit has received Europe's CE Mark for its Insight CXR AI chest x-ray analysis software.
Guerbet receives new Lipiodol indication in Denmark
November 20, 2019 -- Contrast agent developer Guerbet has received approval for a new indication for its Lipiodol Ultra Fluid ultrasound contrast agent in Denmark. Lipiodol is now approved in Denmark for use in conventional transarterial chemoembolization (cTACE) procedures.
Norway prepares to open 7T MRI facility
November 20, 2019 -- The Norwegian Brain Initiative (NORBRAIN) is moving ahead with the construction of a new 7-tesla MRI facility at the campus of St. Olavs Hospital in Trondheim.
ESR seeks changes to radiology undergraduate education
November 20, 2019 -- Radiology teaching in medical schools is evolving and electronic learning (e-learning) modules must be integrated into the undergraduate teaching curriculum, according to a new statement published online on 19 November by the European Society of Radiology (ESR) in Insights into Imaging.
MRI mourns loss of 'forgotten pioneer' Prof. Erik Odeblad
November 20, 2019 -- The Round Table Foundation has posted a tribute to the Swedish medical physicist Prof. Erik Odeblad, who died last month.
ITM signs Chinese radioisotope deal
November 19, 2019 -- German radiopharmaceutical group ITM Isotopen Technologien München has signed a technology license agreement with Chengdu Gaotong Isotope to produce and distribute ITM's germanium-68 (Ge-68)/gallium-68 (Ga-68) generators and lutetium-177 (Lu-117) radioisotope in China.
DRG to launch mobile x-ray lab for kids in Germany
November 18, 2019 -- The German Röntgen Society (DRG) will dispatch a mobile x-ray laboratory throughout the country to promote x-ray education among schoolchildren.
SERAM drafts ethical framework for members
November 18, 2019 -- The Spanish Society of Medical Radiology (SERAM) has composed a draft of its ethical framework for members.