General practitioners accurately diagnose DVT with US November 17, 2017 -- General practitioners can be trained in compression ultrasonography to accurately diagnose deep vein thrombosis (DVT), according to research published in the November/December issue of the Annals of Family Medicine.
Digisonics, Medis ink partnership November 17, 2017 -- Digisonics and Medis Medical Imaging Systems are partnering to develop a single system that will add cardiac MR tools to Digisonics' congenital echocardiography and catheterization offerings.
ADS announces MedicsRIS connectivity upgrade November 17, 2017 -- Radiology IT provider Advanced Data Systems (ADS) has announced that its MedicsRIS now accepts inbound orders electronically from any referring physician's stage 2 certified electronic medical record, through the company's OrdersDirect upgrade.
Did PET scan confirm CTE in living NFL player? November 17, 2017 -- Based on a brain autopsy using PET with the radiopharmaceutical FDDNP, researchers believe they have confirmed a diagnosis of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in a former NFL player, according to a paper published online November 10 in Neurosurgery.
Merit Medical to purchase some BD divestment assets November 16, 2017 -- Disposable products developer Merit Medical Systems has signed a $100 million agreement with Becton Dickinson (BD) to purchase assets that BD is divesting in connection with its acquisition of interventional device developer C.R. Bard.