DMS deal powers Digirad's 2016 numbers
February 24, 2017 -- Nuclear medicine firm Digirad saw its revenues double for the fourth quarter and full year of 2016, thanks to its acquisition of DMS Health last year.
Reports: GE to move healthcare workers to Chicago
February 24, 2017 -- GE Healthcare is planning to move "hundreds" of workers from the suburban Chicago location of Barrington, IL, to its recently opened headquarters in the downtown area of the city.
ContextVision to show upgraded software at ECR 2017
February 24, 2017 -- Image enhancement software developer ContextVision plans to highlight upgrades to its US PlusView ultrasound image enhancement software and its GOPView XR2 Plus image enhancement technology at ECR 2017 in Vienna.
Follow-up imaging is less when rads read ED ultrasounds
February 23, 2017 -- Patients undergo less follow-up imaging when radiologists rather than nonradiologist physicians read ultrasound scans performed in the emergency department (ED), according to a study published online February 22 in the Journal of the American College of Radiology.
Sectra to debut extended image sharing at ECR 2017
February 23, 2017 -- PACS vendor Sectra plans to launch an extended image sharing package at ECR 2017 in Vienna.
Report projects strong growth for radiography market
February 23, 2017 -- The global radiography market generated $16.59 billion U.S. (15.73 billion euros) in sales in 2016 and is expected to grow to reach $21.8 billion U.S. (20.67 billion euros) in sales by 2021, according to a new report by market research firm Technavio.
EchoPixel debuts print support for True 3D at HIMSS
February 23, 2017 -- Advanced visualization firm EchoPixel has launched a new set of software tools to support printing with its True 3D Viewer package.
Medical Positioning updates ultrasound table
February 23, 2017 -- Ergonomic imaging platform vendor Medical Positioning has released an updated version of its vascular ultrasound table, VasScan.
Lantheus inks deal with GE for flurpiridaz PET tracer
February 22, 2017 -- Lantheus Medical Imaging has signed a term sheet with GE Healthcare to support the worldwide development and commercialization of its flurpiridaz F-18 investigational PET radiopharmaceutical.
Fuji VisualSonics debuts new Vevo device
February 22, 2017 -- Fujifilm VisualSonics has added to its Vevo line with the introduction of a new in vivo high-frequency ultrasound device for animal research applications.