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2014-09-10 12:29:18

LONDON, ON, Sept. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - "Clinical testing has been one of the biggest barriers to developing new imaging technology for clinical application", says Alvira Macanovic, IP, Regulatory and Clinical Affairs Manager at the Centre for Imaging Technology Commercialization (CIMTEC). "This very important CIMTEC initiative will make it easier for researchers and small and medium-sized companies to achieve a range of goals such as generating clinical data to support pre-market...

2014-09-10 12:27:54

ViewRay's MRIdian System Directly Tracks Tumor Motion Continuously During Treatment CLEVELAND, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The MRIdian(TM) (me-rid-i-an) system from ViewRay(TM), a privately held medical device company, is now being used to treat patients at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center in Madison, Wisconsin, the second clinical group in the world to treat patients with MRI-guided radiation therapy. With yesterday's treatment, the center also became the first...

2014-09-10 08:31:47

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 56(th) Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), September 14-16 in San Francisco, Elekta (booth #1308) will highlight solutions that support the connections health care providers make to their practices, their patients and the world. Elekta's theme at ASTRO 2014 is: Connected Care. Because the future is collaborative. As software continues to play a critical role in cancer care, Elekta will highlight...

2014-09-09 12:29:44

World's First On-Table Adaptive Radiation Therapy Clinical Program Commenced at Siteman Cancer Center CLEVELAND, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ViewRay(TM) Incorporated, a privately held medical device company, announced today that the world's first on-table adaptive radiation treatment program using the MRIdian(TM) (me-rid-i-an) system began at Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The MRIdian system provides a...

2014-09-09 12:26:46

Clinical Trials Will Continue to Play a Key Role in this Growing Market, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the United States interventional oncology device market will see strong growth, reaching a value of $760 million by 2023. Rising cancer incidence rates combined with the ineffectiveness of chemotherapy and demand for less invasive procedures will support interventional oncology device...

2014-09-09 08:31:44

Varian will also showcase the company's full range of radiotherapy and radiosurgery solutions, including tools for real-time imaging, tumor tracking, and motion management SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ASTRO Booth #807 -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will showcase technologies developed to support knowledge sharing among oncology professionals at the meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) here next week. The Varian exhibit will highlight software...

2014-09-09 08:31:42

New tool designed to empower users of the ARIA® oncology information system for radiation oncology to analyze data and use metrics to help make more informed decisions SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ASTRO Booth #807 -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR), a world leader in cancer treatment technology and informatics software for managing comprehensive cancer clinics, will introduce InSightive(TM) Analytics, a new interactive dashboard and data visualization tool for...

2014-09-09 04:21:02

Small footprint and non-invasiveness of compact and handheld systems make ultrasound technology popular LONDON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing awareness of the harmful effects of radiation exposure is driving the uptake of ultrasound systems, which are radiation free, less expensive, and more versatile than bigger modalities such as magnetic resonance. The numerous benefits that ultrasound procedures provide have encouraged many small hospitals and primary care centres in...

2014-09-08 12:28:34

DUBLIN, Sept, 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Nuclear Medicine/Radiopharmaceuticals Global market - Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Nuclear medicine deals with the radioisotope applications in diagnosis and treatment of disease. Radiopharmaceuticals are drugs containing radionuclide's. Administration of radiopharmaceuticals facilitated to image bone, organs and the disease process...

2014-09-04 23:11:00

RadSite announces that US Imaging Network has received the Network Imaging Certification (NIC) Seal. The NIC program opens the doors for RadSite certification to health plans, provider networks, imaging provider systems, and accountable care organizations that have demonstrated their commitment to quality by having the majority of their participating providers meet the RadSite Assessment Program (RAP) requirements. Houston, TX and Annapolis, MD (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 RadSite™, a...


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Biomedical Imaging and Intervention Journal
2012-04-25 10:47:29

Biomedical Imaging and Intervention Journal (BIIJ) is an online open-access peer-reviewed medical journal published quarterly. The first issue was published in July 2005. The journal publishes video recordings of presentations at selected meetings, conferences, and seminars, which may be used for educational purposes. All video publications since November 2009 are also available on SciVee. BIIJ’s costs are met by donations from regional and international biomedical imaging industry and...

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