GE Healthcare sales and profit rise in Q2
July 20, 2018 -- In one of the last financial quarters before being spun out as an independent company, GE Healthcare posted gains in both revenue and segment profit for the second quarter of fiscal 2018.
Clinical factors could reduce need to assess seizures on CT
July 20, 2018 -- Identifying key clinical factors in seizure cases may reduce the need for individuals with a known seizure disorder to undergo an emergency CT exam, according to an article published online July 18 in Epilepsia.
VA and IBM Watson Health extend AI partnership
July 20, 2018 -- The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and IBM Watson Health have extended their partnership to use artificial intelligence (AI) to interpret the cancer data of U.S. veterans.
FDA clears Mirada's radiation oncology AI software
July 19, 2018 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared artificial intelligence (AI) software for radiation oncology treatment planning from imaging software developer Mirada Medical.
Siemens launches education, staffing programs
July 19, 2018 -- Siemens Healthineers has launched two new programs for radiologic technologists, one for equipment performance standardization and the other for staffing.
Support urged for funding for U.S. Mo-99 supply
July 19, 2018 -- A consortium of radiology associations, patient advocacy groups, and radiology vendors are strongly urging the U.S. Senate and House subcommittees on energy and water development to support funding for molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) production in the country.
NIBIB launches Spanish version of medical scan app
July 19, 2018 -- The U.S. National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) has made its Understanding Medical Scans smartphone application available in Spanish.
SNMMI touts JNM's rising impact factor
July 19, 2018 -- The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) is highlighting growth of the impact factor for its Journal of Nuclear Medicine, which is again among the top-ranked worldwide medical imaging journals based on Clarivate Analytics' 2017 "Journal Citation Reports."
MRI connects autism with deficit in brain reward pathway
July 17, 2018 -- MRI scans revealed that the social impairment common to children with autism is associated with structural and functional deficits in the mesolimbic social reward circuit of the brain, according to an article published online July 17 in Brain.
Strong first-half sales drive EOS revenue growth in 2018
July 17, 2018 -- Orthopedic imaging technology developer EOS Imaging reported an increase in the company's revenues for the first half of its 2018 fiscal year due to sales growth in Asia and North America.