Investigation continues into Swedish MRI accident December 9, 2019 -- The Swedish police investigation into October's serious accident at Sunderby Hospital in Luleå remains ongoing, according to Peter Wallerström, an investigator at the police's environmental crime unit.
Optasia reports vertebral fracture detection milestone December 9, 2019 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Optasia Medical said that its osteoporosis detection AI algorithm has been used to detect previously undiagnosed spinal fractures in more than 2,000 patients in the U.K. National Health Service.
VIDI expands network in France December 6, 2019 -- VIDI, France's largest private radiology group, announced that it has added a further 16 centers to its portfolio during 2019. The group's network now totals 41 centers, 700 radiologists, and 3,500 employees across France, conducting imaging exams on 5 million patients annually.
BinomixRay selects RadLogics' AI software December 6, 2019 -- Russia-based BinomixRay has selected software developer RadLogics' Virtual Resident artificial intelligence (AI) software for use with CT and x-ray exams.
Affidea, Aidence partner on AI lung software December 5, 2019 -- Diagnostic imaging, outpatient, and cancer care services provider Affidea and Netherlands-based artificial intelligence (AI) firm Aidence have joined forces for lung cancer diagnosis and screening.
Sectra releases 6-month financial results December 4, 2019 -- Order bookings were at a record high for Sectra during the most recent 12-month period, but the volume of orders also had a negative impact on cash flow and earnings during the first half of the year.
Russians develop MRI scanner for obese patients December 4, 2019 -- The National University of Science and Technology MISIS Engineering Center for Industrial Technologies in Moscow has linked up with research and production company Magneton to create an MRI device capable of diagnosing patients weighing up to 250 kg.
EBR adds features to EDiR app December 4, 2019 -- The European Board of Radiology (EBR) has added two features to its European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) app: structured reports and new self-assessment tests.
COCIR highlights shortfalls in radiotherapy December 4, 2019 -- The European Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry (COCIR) has announced a large gap between how radiotherapy is currently used and its most effective deployment.
Aiforia introduces Velocity software December 4, 2019 -- Aiforia Technologies has launched Velocity, its software designed to allow medical and scientific experts to speed up and simplify image analysis and produce higher-quality results.