Rivanna points to U.K. report on Accuro guidance
April 22, 2021 -- Ultrasound technology developer Rivanna Medical announced the U.K.'s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has issued a medtech innovation briefing on the performance of Accuro for guiding interventional procedures in people with obesity. Read More
Medavis partners with Med.essence
April 22, 2021 -- PACS vendor Medavis announced it has inked a strategic cooperation agreement with Med.essence to develop artificial intelligence software to support radiology workflows. Read More
Groups launch registry to promote SPECT for prostate cancer
April 21, 2021 -- The Oncidium Foundation and Telix Pharmaceuticals have launched a registry to promote the use of SPECT with a prostate-specific membrane antigen agent for prostate cancer detection. Read More
EOS reports revenue increase in Q1, net loss drop in 2020
April 21, 2021 -- Orthopedic imaging technology developer EOS Imaging reported a 48% spike in total revenues for the first quarter of 2021, while the company's net loss fell in 2020. Read More
Zap brain tumor system to be installed in Germany
April 21, 2021 -- Zap Surgical Systems announced that its new Zap-X Gyroscopic Radiosurgery platform for the treatment of brain tumors will be installed at a center in Germany. Read More
17 hospitals in U.K. to use Insignia, Wellbeing platforms
April 21, 2021 -- Enterprise imaging provider Insignia Medical Systems and connected healthcare specialist Wellbeing announced that 17 hospital groups from the southwest of England have signed a deal that facilitates the use of the companies' image reporting and sharing systems. Read More
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