Action star Chuck Norris, wife file gadolinium lawsuit
Action film star Chuck Norris and his wife Gena have filed a lawsuit against...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA panel votes to add retention warning to GBCA labels Study measures allergic event rates for gadolinium contrast ISMRM offers guidelines for gadolinium MRI contrast EMA confirms clampdown on linear gadolinium agents FDA finds no health effects from gadolinium retention (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 1, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Intelerad launches new cloud-based service
PACS firm Intelerad Medical Systems is offering a new cloud-based imaging infrastructure-as-a-service...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Intelerad debuts new layout management system Intelerad rolls out CosmosOne medical archive Intelerad debuts new clinical portal Intelerad wins Australian contract Intelerad lands Kan. order (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 1, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Orpheus Medical expands clinical module
Orpheus Medical is expanding its Orpheus Clinical Media Platform and clinical...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Orpheus expands partnership in Ill. FDA clears Orpheus Medical's clinical video platform (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 1, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Owandy Radiology ’s I-Max 2D Wall-Mounted, Panoramic Digital Radiography Unit Receives FDA 510 (k) Clearance
The Lightest, Smallest and Most Comprehensive Panoramic System on the Market Will be Featured During GNYDMMiddlebury, CT – October 27, 2017 –Owandy Radiology Inc., aglobal leader in the manufacture of dental radiology hardware and imaging software recently received FDA 510 (k) Clearance for itsgame-changing I-Max 2-D wall-mounted panoramic digital radiography unit. The company will be showcasing the I-Max 2D during the upcoming Greater New York Dental Meeting in booth #4419.According to Owandy Radiology spokesperson Boris Loyez, “We did a complete re-thinking of what a panoramic unit of the future sh...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - November 1, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Median unveils new lesion management software for CT
Imaging software developer Median Technologies has released MediScan, a software...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Median appoints new medical leadership Median names new executives Median joins forces with inVentiv Median appoints new executives Median Technologies, START expand collaboration (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 1, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Surveillance OK for certain type of breast lesion
Surveillance is safe for a particular type of noncancerous breast lesion that...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Screening breast MRI alone OK for high-risk women Clinical trials to shed new light on preoperative breast MRI Digital mammo finds more cancer, but boosts biopsy callbacks Mammography guidelines don't change screening intervals Mammography database makes performance tracking easier (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 1, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Football Career Length, Position Affect White Matter Structure
Career duration, playing position may modify the effects of concussion history in ex - football players (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - November 1, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Neurology, Orthopedics, Psychiatry, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Verasonics buries hatchet with Alpinion
Research ultrasound technology developer Verasonics said it has reached a settlement...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: U.S. court confirms Verasonics arbitration award Alpinion unveils new ultrasound system Verasonics claims arbitration win against Alpinion Alpinion unveils new ultrasound scanner Alpinion introduces new portable ultrasound scanner (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 31, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Computed Tomography Features Vary Based on BRCA Status
Differences seen between BRCA - mutant versus BRCA wild - type high - grade serous ovarian cancer (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 31, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Ultrasonography Not Necessary for Evaluation of Hypothyroidism
Detection of incidental nodules can lead to further testing, anxiety and may detract from true complaint (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 31, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Retinal Sensitivity Linked to Cognitive Status in T2DM
Retinal sensitivity assessed by microperimetry is correlated with neurodegeneration parameters (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 31, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Endocrinology, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Pathology, Psychiatry, Radiology, Geriatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

Rad Technology readies new cancer center in Fla.
Modular radiotherapy building provider Rad Technology Medical Systems said...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Rad Technology unveils Healing Portals Rad Technology expands patent portfolio Rad Technology finishes Wash. installation Rad Technology provides rad therapy vault to NH center Rad Technology to build treatment rooms for NHS (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 31, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

PDC Healthcare debuts DBT markers
Healthcare identification technology developer PDC Healthcare has introduced...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 31, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Metastasis or incidental finding? Cardiac MRI gives answers
Cardiac FDG uptake in oncological PET/CT must not be ignored, and MRI is a...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: How do seniors react to amyloid-PET results? FDG-PET/CT contributes to anal cancer follow-up AI algorithm can classify bone lesions on PET/CT images JAMA: PET best option to diagnose ischemic heart disease PET is center of attention at U.K. Alzheimer's conference (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 31, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

$10 microchip transforms ultrasound from 2D to 3D
Researchers from Stanford University and Duke University have developed technology...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: $2K ultrasound probe for iPhones gets FDA nod Point-of-care ultrasound helps find fluid 5 things you may not know about ultrasound accreditation New trial to study combo breast US, drug treatment US useful for gauging muscle changes in ICU patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 31, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Teaching trust pulls out of trouble-hit vanguard IT project
University Hospitals of Leicester Trust has pulled out of the £30m East Midlands Radiology consortium amid mounting concerns for patient safety and repeated system failures. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - October 31, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

MRI shows football position, career length affect the brain
MRI scans of 61 former college and professional football players have found...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI shows concussion effects can linger in athletes MRI helps shed light on concussion causes, effects in soccer DTI-MRI charts brain changes in young football players Brain MRI shows lingering effects of concussion DTI-MRI predicts who will recover from concussions (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 31, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Machine learning pinpoints suicidal individuals on fMRI
Using machine-learning algorithms and functional MRI (fMRI) scans, researchers...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: DTI-MRI poses new cause for schizophrenia fMRI sheds light on depression MRI finds mental illness risk genes in infants (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 31, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Focused ultrasound improves Parkinson's tremors
A new trial found that Parkinson's patients who received MRI-guided focused...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 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 Real-time MRI could guide Parkinson's therapy FDG-PET predicts survival in Parkinsonian syndrome (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 31, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Multimodal Surveillance Regimen May Not Benefit BRCA Carriers
Biannual automated breast ultrasound may not add value to annual mammography, MR imaging (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 31, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

MRI-based 3D Printing Can Be Used to Analyze Kidney Tumors MRI-based 3D Printing Can Be Used to Analyze Kidney Tumors
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Radiology News Source Type: news

RamSoft nets new distributor
PACS vendor RamSoft has signed a new independent distributor, Radon Medical...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: RamSoft signs Philippine Children's Medical Center RamSoft updates peer review software RamSoft signs new distributor RamSoft teams with Peruvian imaging provider RamSoft, KenQuest ink distribution deal (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 30, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Can MRI Determine Suicidal Ideation?
(MedPage Today) -- Brain responses to six words revealed suicidal thoughts (Source: MedPage Today Radiology)
Source: MedPage Today Radiology - October 30, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Cerveau's PET agent to be used in Alzheimer's trial
Cerveau Technologies has announced a research collaboration involving the use...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Navidea signs Cerveau to PET agent deal Cerveau partners with AbbVie on PET agent Cerveau partners with Janssen on PET agent Cerveau gets IND for tau imaging agent (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 30, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

IRadimed's revenue, net income drops in Q3
MRI accessories developer IRadimed reported a large drop in revenues and net...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA clears IRadimed's MRI-compatible patient monitor IRadimed posts Q2 revenue decline IRadimed appoints new COO IRadimed projects lower 2017 revenue IRadimed begins shipping patient vital signs monitor (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 30, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Elastography and Color Doppler Improve Breast Ultrasound
Together, the technologies increase predictive value of screening while decreasing unnecessary biopsies (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 30, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

FDA: Thermography no substitute for mammography
Mammograms are still the best tool for breast cancer screening, according to...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA hits firm with thermography warning letter NY-based team to develop thermal breast screening Health Canada issues thermography warning ASBrS: RF ablation shows promise; thermography not so much FDA issues breast thermography warning (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 30, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

UCLA offers ambulatory stroke care with mobile CT
In a pilot project, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Health has...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mobile stroke units, spectral CT take spots on ECRI watch list Mobile stroke unit with CT scanner speeds care in Cleveland CT hits the road in Houston with stroke ambulance project Ambulance with mobile CT cuts stroke treatment times Stroke victims not receiving timely imaging (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 30, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Navidea signs Cerveau to PET agent deal
Radiopharmaceutical developer Navidea Biopharmaceuticals has sublicensed its...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Cerveau partners with AbbVie on PET agent Cerveau partners with Janssen on PET agent Navidea signs distributor for India Cerveau gets IND for tau imaging agent Lymphoseek deal hurts Navidea's Q1 revenues Navidea posts year-end revenue increase (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 30, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Zebra Medical vision looks to offer AI-assisted imaging scans for $1
Israeli machine-learning radiology firm Zebra Medical Vision said today it plans to launch its AI1 automated imaging analytics tools to healthcare providers for approximately $1 per scan. The company said it has developed a deep learning engine platform that can detect various medical findings from image scans on its own, including the detection of liver, lung, cardiovascular and bone disease. Zebra Medical Vision said it is also planning to introduce new capabilities that would cover breast cancer, lung cancer, brain trauma, hypertension and other clinical areas. “With this new model, we hope to facilitate adop...
Source: Mass Device - October 27, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Imaging Zebra Medical Vision Source Type: news

Zebra offers AI reads of medical images for $1 per scan
Big-data visualization software developer Zebra Medical Vision has launched...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Teleradiology Solutions partners with Zebra Medical Zebra unveils deep learning in Australia, New Zealand Intermountain adopts Zebra Medical machine learning Zebra unveils new software algorithm Zebra Medical, Clalit Health complete bone density algorithm (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Acist to launch new FFR device
Contrast injector developer Acist Medical Systems will launch a new fractional...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Acist nets HealthTrust contract Acist opens new headquarters Acist debuts CVi ACIST launches new contrast injector Bracco to acquire injector firm Acist (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Reuters: GE explores sale of health IT business
Industrial conglomerate GE is exploring the sale of its healthcare IT business,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: GE Healthcare numbers stand out in gloomy Q3 FDA clears GE's patient-assisted compression mammo unit GE signs cyclotron partnership with Canadian firm GE gets FDA nod for new Signa Premier MRI GE names new CEO for India, South Asia (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

$2K ultrasound probe for iPhones gets FDA nod
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared a portable ultrasound...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Point-of-care ultrasound helps find fluid 5 things you may not know about ultrasound accreditation US useful for gauging muscle changes in ICU patients 4D ultrasound contrast HSG assesses fallopian tubes Medical societies celebrate ultrasound awareness (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

70 - Gene Signature Impacts Treatment Decisions in Breast CA
70 - GS linked to change in treatment decisions for intermediate - risk patients based on 21 - gene assay (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 27, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Pharmacy, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Materialise begins research for mitral valve technology
3D printing firm Materialise has begun premarket development of 3D modeling...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Materialise posts strong growth in Q2 Materialise improves integration with 3D Systems Materialise nets FDA OK for preop guides Carestream partners with Materialise on 3D printing Canon division signs 3D-printing deal with Materialise (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

CBO scores bipartisan Obamacare proposal
The U.S. Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has released its cost estimate for...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: U.S. senators propose bipartisan Obamacare deal U.S. Senate Republicans table Graham-Cassidy McCain to oppose Graham-Cassidy Obamacare repeal Republican senators introduce healthcare reform bill U.S. Senate healthcare repeal fails for 3rd time (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Zebra Takes Healthcare To Next Level With $1 Image Scans
With two billion people expected to join the middle class in the next decade a healthcare crisis is imminent. Only by adopting new technology that can enhance the capabilities of radiologists, can this be mitigated. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 27, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Monty Munford, Contributor Source Type: news

Neural Analytics wins $10M U.S. Army contract
Neural Analytics has won a $10 million contract from the U.S. Department of...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Neural Analytics launches transcranial ultrasound unit Transcranial Doppler headset tests athletes for concussion (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

High-risk women not necessarily getting breast MRI
Even when common barriers to access such as cost are removed from breast MRI...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Rads conflicted about additional dense breast imaging Screening breast MRI alone OK for high-risk women Breast MRI effective for postpartum breast cancer MRI + mammography detects recurrent breast cancer Breast MR hits benchmarks in community practice (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Better Outcomes With Transoroal Robotic Surgery Alone in OPSCC
Significantly quicker improvement in postoperative dysphagia in oropharyngeal cancer TORS - only group (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 27, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, ENT, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

FINAO reaches 1M study milestone
Value-added reseller FINAO Solutions has reached the milestone of processing...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Intelerad debuts new layout management system Intelerad rolls out CosmosOne medical archive Intelerad debuts new clinical portal FINAO secures Tenn. contract FINAO signs Radiology Associates of Birmingham FINAO inks Tenn. contract (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 26, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Are radiologists underutilizing social media?
Are radiologists making the best use of social media -- especially as an educational...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Take care managing radiologists of different generations Massive cyberattack cripples U.K. health services Want to boost Twitter hits? Get help from colleagues How well is radiology using YouTube to educate patients? Tweets reveal women's perspectives on mammography (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 26, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Point-of-care ultrasound helps find fluid
Point-of-care ultrasound is an effective tool that is increasingly being implemented...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Point-of-care ultrasound shows its merit Who should read point-of-care ED ultrasound exams? Point-of-care ultrasound can assess soft-tissue neck masses Bedside ultrasound can diagnose acute shoulder dislocation New Qatar hospital will pursue point-of-care radiology (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 26, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Not All Streptococcal Bacteremia Cases Merit Echocardiography Not All Streptococcal Bacteremia Cases Merit Echocardiography
A simple score can help to determine which patients with non-beta-hemolytic streptococcal bacteremia require echocardiography to rule out infective endocarditis, researchers from Sweden report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - October 25, 2017 Category: Radiology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Minnies winners portend radiology's augmented future
This year's Minnies winners point to a future in which medical imaging evolves...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 25, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Can Machine Learning Save Medicine?
As a professor of genomics and early digital health evangelist, Eric Topol has long been on the cutting-edge of medical technology. Now, the cardiologist and best-selling author of The Creative Destruction of Medicine and The Patient Will See You Now is turning his attention to what he believes is healthcare’s next frontier: artificial intelligence (AI). Topol will give a keynote address on how AI will transform medicine and take audience questions during a panel at MD&M Minneapolis November 8 starting at noon. MD+DI had the chance to catch up with him in advance of the event. Below is a slightly edited version o...
Source: MDDI - October 25, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Jamie Hartford Tags: Digital Health Source Type: news

How do seniors react to amyloid-PET results?
When told that PET scans have revealed elevated levels of beta-amyloid plaque...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: PET study links menopausal status to Alzheimer's Researchers question whether brain injury causes Alzheimer's FDG-PET links physical activity to healthy brains High amyloid levels on PET may indicate early Alzheimer's PET plays key role in preventive Alzheimer's study (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 25, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

ViewRay touts pancreatic cancer study results
Image-guided radiation therapy developer ViewRay is touting study results showing...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ViewRay launches multicenter trial for pancreatic cancer ViewRay sees Q2 sales grow, net loss narrows ViewRay to highlight MRIdian Linac research at AAPM 1st patients treated with ViewRay's MRIdian system ViewRay sees drop in Q1 revenue (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 25, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Swedish Massage May Reduce Cancer - Related Fatigue
For breast cancer survivors, larger drop in fatigue scores with Swedish massage than light touch (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 25, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pharmacy, Radiology, Surgery, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news