IBM inks AI deals with Vanderbilt, Brigham and Women's
IBM Watson Health said it will invest $50 million over 10 years in artificial...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: VA and IBM Watson Health extend AI partnership Guerbet, IBM Watson Health to collaborate on AI software News reports claim layoffs at IBM Watson Health IBM Watson secures $10M Ohio PACS, AI contract Elekta teams up with IBM Watson Health (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

TexLab AI algorithm predicts ovarian cancer survival
By analyzing tumor characteristics such as structure, shape, and size, an artificial...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI may predict lymph node metastasis in gastric cancer AI can predict breast cancer molecular subtypes on MRI Russian AI detects lung cancer on CT in 20 seconds AI can differentiate glioblastoma, brain metastasis AI uses features outside nodules to predict malignancy (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Lung cancer imaging on the upswing in China
CT appears to be taking over for x-ray as a tool for the diagnosis of lung...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CT lung screening spots cancers earlier in China Emergency CT use continues its exponential growth China surpasses U.S. as largest ultrasound market in 2018 Radiologist use of CCTA continues its upswing China tariff list for U.S. includes imaging equipment (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Health Canada OKs AAA's Lutathera agent
French molecular imaging firm Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA) has received...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Novartis to buy Endocyte for $2.1B FDA approves new radionuclide therapy by AAA AAA signs Fuji as distributor in Japan (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Bicycle Therapeutics touts peptide study
Bicycle Therapeutics is riding high on the findings of a study published in...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Live from HIMSS 2019: Trends in enterprise imaging
ORLANDO, FL - What are the hot trends in enterprise imaging at this week's...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Live from HIMSS 2019: The PACSman on AI and radiology Live from HIMSS 2019: Multimedia radiology reports Fate of the 4: 2018 progress report for GE, Siemens, Canon, and Philips 4 trends to watch at RSNA 2018 MRI 2028: What to expect in the next decade of MRI? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

HIMSS: Radiology workflow orchestration makes sweet music
ORLANDO, FL - Workflow orchestration can maximize quality, improve service,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Live from HIMSS 2019: The PACSman on AI and radiology 3 ways AI could be integrated into radiology workflow New opportunities emerge for AI in medical imaging Chang: IT is the key to improving radiology efficiency Unlock efficiency with radiology workflow orchestration (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Israel awards Zebra 3 grants for AI algorithms
Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Zebra Medical Vision has received...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Zebra, Clalit Health tout research at RSNA 2018 FDA clears Zebra Medical's CAC scoring software Zebra Medical secures $30M in financing Zebra, Change Healthcare partner on AI Zebra to exhibit AI image analysis with Google at RSNA 2017 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

NC practice joins Strategic Radiology
Radiology consortium Strategic Radiology has added Asheville Radiology Assoc....Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Strategic Radiology to research reporting of ED incidental findings Strategic Radiology adds Wisc. practice Strategic Radiology adds Fremer to ranks Strategic Radiology adds 3rd Ga. practice Strategic Radiology adds Kan. practice (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

HIMSS: NIH finds favor with multimedia radiology reports
ORLANDO, FL - Interactive multimedia radiology reports better meet the needs...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: HIMSS: Multimedia reports are ready for prime time How can PACS functionality be improved? Multimedia radiology reports enhance tumor tracking (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
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Live from HIMSS 2019: The PACSman on AI and radiology
ORLANDO, FL - What needs to happen next before artificial intelligence (AI)...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Live from HIMSS 2019: Multimedia radiology reports The 2018 PACSman Awards: I'm on fire! The PACSman eyes the AI revolution Straight Talk From the PACSman: Here for the funeral? Straight Talk From the PACSman: The FUD factor with AI (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Brachytherapy error halts treatment at Canadian center
A cancer center in Hamilton, Ontario, has suspended brachytherapy treatment...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

DDT exposure tied to breast cancer risk
Women who were exposed to high levels of the pesticide dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FFNP-PET could aid breast cancer treatment evaluation Mammo screening, improved treatment yield huge impact AI can predict breast cancer molecular subtypes on MRI DBT is comparable to FFDM for detecting benign lesions CAD boosts reader performance for breast ultrasound (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

ONC proposes rules to improve data interoperability
The U.S. government is proposing new rules to give patients easier access to...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CMS, ONC to replace meaningful use for physicians CMS, ONC officials preview new EHR incentive program U.S. government finalizes meaningful use regulations ONC finalizes interoperability road map Medical groups call for pause to MU program (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

MaxQ AI touts advance in AI performance
Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer MaxQ AI has tripled the computational...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MaxQ AI signs with EnvoyAI GE adds MaxQ AI's Accipio software MaxQ AI signs Samsung NeuroLogica as distributor MaxQ AI wins FDA clearance for Accipio Ix AI developer MaxQ AI files papers for $8M public offering (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

HIMSS: Multimedia reports are ready for prime time
ORLANDO, FL - Interactive multimedia radiology reports -- with additional help...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: How can PACS functionality be improved? Multimedia radiology reports enhance tumor tracking (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

fMRI gauges procedure to reduce PTSD pain
Could vagus nerve stimulation help ease pain from post-traumatic stress disorder...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: fMRI helps finds brain biomarkers linked to severe PTSD MRI could play role in curing digestive disorders fMRI shows dehydration's effect on the brain fMRI shows how game therapy 'rewires' ADHD brains fMRI shows how mindfulness training can help veterans (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Axonics files with FDA for full-body MRI labeling
Axonics Modulation Technologies has submitted an application to the U.S. Food...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
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Radiation therapy gets boost in Guatemala
U.S. and Guatemalan healthcare institutions are collaborating to bring radiation...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Cancer rates rising in lower-income countries Breast cancer on rise in low-income countries Breast cancer risk profiles differ in developing nations Air pollution tied to lung cancer, heart disease WHITIA scores win with Guatemala digital x-ray install (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Philips upgrades IntelliSpace Cardiovascular
Philips Healthcare has launched an upgrade to its IntelliSpace Cardiovascular...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Philips adds to health informatics platform Philips, MIM to collaborate on radiation therapy IGT, ultrasound sales growth propel Philips sales in Q4 Philips debuts upgrade to Azurion angiography platform Philips rearranges business segments (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

3D printing unites radiology, otolaryngology
3D printing is emerging as a key technology in the management of ear, nose,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 3D printing helps separate rare case of conjoined twins 3D printing offers alternative to CT-guided lung surgery 3D printing gives pediatric heart surgery a boost 3D-printed lungs improve patient understanding of surgery 3D printing enhances training for cleft lip repair (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Live from HIMSS 2019: Multimedia radiology reports
ORLANDO, FL - Is radiology ready for multimedia reports? Dr. Cree Gaskin from...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Multimedia radiology reports are ready for prime time How can PACS functionality be improved? Multimedia radiology reports enhance tumor tracking (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Change Healthcare launches data interoperability service
Change Healthcare has launched a suite of cloud-based data interoperability...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Change Healthcare partners with Health Fidelity Change Healthcare acquires blockchain firm's assets Change buys National Decision Support Company Change Healthcare wins DIN-PACS IV contract Change Healthcare partners with Google Cloud (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Medic Vision inks Chinese distribution deal
Image reconstruction software developer Medic Vision Imaging Solutions has...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Medic Vision wins FDA nod for MRI software Medic Vision awarded dose patent RadNet acquires equity stake in Medic Vision Medic Vision points to new ACR FAQ on Smart Dose Medic Vision lands order from RadNet (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

NEMA, MITA offer servicing, remanufacturing insights
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) and the Medical Imaging...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: NEMA publishes electrical standards, products guide MITA hails proposed Medicare radiopharmaceutical bill NEMA promotes new report on 3rd-party x-ray displays NEMA appoints new VP of government relations MITA again urges medical device exemption in China tariffs MITA: Tariff impact could be billions (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Multimedia radiology reports are ready for prime time
ORLANDO, FL - Interactive multimedia radiology reports -- with additional help...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: How can PACS functionality be improved? Multimedia radiology reports enhance tumor tracking (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Firms partner to bring blockchain to radiology
Medical Diagnostic Web said it will collaborate with Bitfury and Longenesis,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MDW to debut radiology blockchain software at RSNA 2018 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

FFNP-PET could aid breast cancer treatment evaluation
PET imaging with fluoro furanyl norprogesterone (FFNP) could provide a new...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: JNM: Imaging agents predict endocrine therapy response (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

New technique may top ultrasound for heart disease risk
A new imaging technique known as volumetric multispectral optoacoustic tomography...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Carotid ultrasound scans prompt behavior change MRI of carotid artery aids cardiovascular risk assessment 3D ultrasound quantifies subclinical atherosclerosis Elastography can help evaluate carotid plaque Can femoral ultrasound find role in CV risk assessment? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

What is PET/MRI's value for cardiac sarcoidosis?
Much has been researched and written about the promise of PET/MRI. While the...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Ga-68 PSMA-11 PET/MRI benefits prostate cancer patients TOF PET/MRI makes dose reduction viable for breast cancer How effective is PET/MRI for rectal cancer? PET/MRI with ferumoxytol MR contrast performs well for pediatric patients Cardiac FDG-PET/MRI's role in Anderson-Fabry disease (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Gadolinium in gliomas, adjacent tissue raises questions
Researchers have discovered the presence of gadolinium from MRI contrast in...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: German study may offer new way to detect gadolinium Gadolinium accumulation might be more widespread than thought AI may help in fight against gadolinium deposition Is gadolinium deposition disease really a disease? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Flywheel, Google team up on medical imaging research
Research informatics company Flywheel and Google Cloud have developed an imaging...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Flywheel, Google partner on MRI research center DiA Imaging Analysis inks deal with Google Cloud Change Healthcare partners with Google Cloud Ambra Health partners with Google Cloud Zebra to exhibit AI image analysis with Google at RSNA 2017 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Densitas launches mammo quality assessment software
Medical software developer Densitas said it will launch its densitasquality...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Densitas inks partner agreement with Blackford Densitas partners with U.K. teaching hospitals FDA clears Densitas breast density software Densitas gets Australian clearance for breast density software Densitas highlights study in Breast Cancer Research (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Heart societies endorse CT CAC for risk assessment
The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology have...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: High CT CAC scores in athletes do not increase mortality CT CAC reveals high heart disease risk in South Asian men USPSTF dismisses CAC for heart disease risk assessment Deep learning can quantify CAC on low-dose CT CT CAC scoring tops age for predicting heart disease risk (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

ECR 2019 final program available online
The European Society of Radiology (ESR) has released the final program for...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ECR 2019 abstract submissions reach record number ESR, GE form AI partnership for ECR 2019 Derchi looks forward to celebrating ECR milestone in 2019 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

DITTA issues new white paper on cybersecurity
The Global Diagnostic Imaging, Healthcare IT, and Radiation Therapy Trade Association...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: OIG finds FDA lacking in postmarket cybersecurity plans FDA, DHS ramp up cooperation on cybersecurity FDA proposes update to cybersecurity guidance MITA taps cybersecurity, imaging informatics director DITTA releases cybersecurity white paper (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Canon extends radiation therapy CT simulation offerings
Canon Medical Systems USA has added its Aquilion Prime SP and Aquilion Lightning...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Canon debuts global illumination at Arab Health Canon announces upgrades to Celesteion PET/CT Canon launches new CT scanner at Arab Health Canon debuts MRI and vascular systems and AI for CT at RSNA Canon receives FDA OK for 1.5T Orian MRI scanner (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Hologic launches Unifi Analytics for mammography
Women's imaging firm Hologic has launched its Unifi Analytics, a web-based...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Hologic reports 5% revenue gain in Q1 Hologic, Fujifilm settle mammography patent dispute FDA clears Hologic's Localizer for long-term placement Hologic looks forward to revenue growth in Q1 Hologic wins ruling against ex-employee, Chinese firm (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Fonar posts mixed results in Q2
MRI vendor Fonar posted a gain in net total revenue but took a hit in net income...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Fonar's revenue, income rise in 2nd quarter Fonar posts revenue increase in Q1 Fonar posts year-end revenue increases Fonar posts mixed Q2 results Fonar boosts revenues, profits in Q1 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

The value of the CIIP: Part 1 -- Data integrity
If utilized correctly, certified imaging informatics professionals (CIIPs)...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

New 3D printer materializes entire 3D model at once
Researchers from California have developed a 3D printing technique that uses...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 3D printing helps separate rare case of conjoined twins 3D printing technique improves heart valve sizing 'Bitmap' technique enhances quality, speed of 3D printing New technique changes colors of 3D-printed objects 3D printing technique optimizes fiber orientation (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Is radiology ready for the shift to patient consumerism?
Healthcare is seeing the rise of patient consumerism, and radiology is no exception....Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Medicare's AUC/CDS mandate will begin next year Coding changes that will affect radiology practices in 2019 Why credit card security is important for medical practices Understanding the value of RVUs in radiology A review of ACR comments on MPFS proposed rule for 2019 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Transcranial sonography identifies Parkinson's earlier
Transcranial sonography offers clinicians a viable way to diagnose Parkinson's...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Preclinical PET sheds light on Parkinson's abnormalities fMRI links brain disruptions to Parkinson's hallucinations DWI-MRI shows vision changes could predict Parkinson's DTI-MRI sheds light on Parkinson's disease FDG-PET predicts survival in Parkinsonian syndrome (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mammo screening, improved treatment yield huge impact
Over the last three decades, the powerful combination of screening mammography...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Primary doctors can help boost mammography compliance Canadian guidelines recommend against early mammography Women under 40 benefit from mammography, too How serious is the risk of breast cancer overdiagnosis? Annual breast screening reduces deaths by almost 40% (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mobile breast screening initiative tours the UAE
A mobile breast screening program led by nurses from New Zealand will travel...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 6 vital steps to ensure success in breast screening Breast screening organizers get creative to boost uptake Breast screening debate spreads to Middle East Why do Iranian women avoid mammography screening? Arab Health: Saudis invest in future with breast screening (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 8, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Median completes restructuring, previews 2018 results
Imaging software developer Median Technologies said it has reconfigured into...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Median appoints new CSO Median sees 6-month revenue decline Median joins with CMIC on cancer research Median inks research partnership Median inks deal with NY cancer center (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 8, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Underutilized cardiac MRI stress test predicts mortality
A stress test with cardiac MRI can do more than simply assess heart function....Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: SPECT, MRI together advance arrhythmia treatment Imaging modalities differ in assessing key heart metric New protocol enables faster, cheaper cardiac MRI scans Cardiac MRI offers prognosis for hard-to-find infarctions MRI technique could let cardiac patients breathe easier (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 8, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Some thoughts on Dr. Phillip Berman and CT lung screening
Radiologist and imaging entrepreneur Dr. Phillip Berman died of lung cancer...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ASCO: CT lung cancer screening rates continue to stagnate Cancer deaths continue to fall, but CT lung screening lags AuntMinnie founder Phil Berman dies Berman joins Amicas board Berman leaves KodakComments: 2/8/2019 10:55:37 AMDr. Renaudin I had the extreme pleasure to work with Phil who was a visionary. With Steve Weiss (Phil's boss) at Lumisys I remember Phil's energy and passion to launch of the innovative radiology portal. We tested the name of AuntMinnie.com in a survey. Radiologi...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 8, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Report: Indian radiologist commits suicide after alleged bullying
A radiologist in India committed suicide due to alleged persistent bullying...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 8, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

#MyRadGirlfriend No. 80: Anxiety in the reading room
What fears push your anxiety buttons? For some radiologists, it's the board...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: #MyRadGirlfriend No. 79: How sweet it is #MyRadGirlfriend No. 78: Fly, Eagles fly #MyRadGirlfriend No. 77: The Christmas spirit #MyRadGirlfriend No. 76: How to nail it in radiology #MyRadGirlfriend No. 75: What does 'alternative medicine' mean to you? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 8, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news