Imagia acquires Cadens Medical Imaging
November 17, 2017 -- Montreal-based healthcare artificial intelligence company Imagia has acquired Cadens Medical Imaging.
MRI sent to Guantanamo Bay for trial not functioning
November 17, 2017 -- The mobile MRI unit leased by the Pentagon for $370,000 to scan the brain of alleged terrorist Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri is not working, according to a report by the Miami Herald.
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.
Imaging Biometrics upgrades IB Clinic software
November 17, 2017 -- Advanced visualization software developer Imaging Biometrics has released an updated version of its IB Clinic software.
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.
Icometrix announces launch of TBI commission
November 17, 2017 -- Health technology company Icometrix has announced the launch of the Lancet Neurology Commission on traumatic brain injury (TBI).
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.
Philips, Nuance collaborate on AI, radiology reporting
November 16, 2017 -- Philips Healthcare and Nuance Communications plan to collaborate on bringing artificial intelligence (AI) to radiology reporting.
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.