Healthcare leads Philips Q3 numbers October 24, 2016 -- A strong performance in its HealthTech portfolio -- including its Philips Healthcare business -- helped spur positive financial results for the third quarter at Royal Philips Electronics.
Blue Earth PET radiotracer IDs prostate cancer recurrence October 24, 2016 -- Radiopharmaceutical developer Blue Earth Diagnostics is highlighting results from a phase III clinical trial of its Axumin (fluciclovine F-18) PET radiopharmaceutical agent indicating a 68% detection rate for prostate cancer recurrence.
Strong MRI market predicted in developing countries October 21, 2016 -- In the coming years, the MRI market will generate strong growth from demand in developing countries, reaching $6 billion by 2016 and $8 billion by 2021 with a compound annual growth rate of 5.7%, according to a report from market research firm BCC Research.
ASRT: Radiation therapist vacancies rise October 21, 2016 -- The vacancy rate for radiation therapists has risen slightly since 2014, according to a new survey by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT).
Samsung launches new mobile DR unit October 21, 2016 -- Samsung Electronics has unveiled a new mobile digital radiography (DR) system at the International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists meeting in Seoul, South Korea.
FDA: Discontinue use of Multidata RT devices October 21, 2016 -- In a letter posted October 20, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) urged healthcare providers to discontinue use of radiation therapy (RT) devices manufactured and sold by Multidata Systems International.
CMR Naviscan highlights PEM study October 21, 2016 -- PET developer Compañía Mexicana de Radiología (CMR) Naviscan is highlighting clinical results regarding positron emission mammography (PEM) published September 2 in European Radiology.
Pediatric-friendly MRI can enhance sedation October 20, 2016 -- Hospitals should use a variety of techniques to help make pediatric patients feel more at ease before sedation and their MRI scans, according to a literature review published in Radiologic Technology.