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2014-02-16 23:03:43

KeeboMed Inc. has introduced Chison Q9, a multi-purpose portable ultrasound incorporating a work-flow oriented user interface that facilitates user-friendly operation with minimum soft key entry. Double probe connectors support fast and easy scanning. Mount Prospect, IL (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 Chison Q9, a best-in-class, multi-purpose portable ultrasound, is now available with KeeboMed Inc. at very affordable price. A fine quality color doppler ultrasound machine, it is designed to work...

2014-02-11 23:21:28

The new degree trains students at top NYC hospitals in diagnostic X-ray imaging. Riverdale, NY (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Manhattan College’s School of Education and Health will offer a four-year bachelor’s degree in radiologic technology beginning in August 2014. The degree trains students in the medical specialty employed to help doctors diagnose and detect pathology and disease processes through X-ray images in hospitals and private physician offices. Radiologic technologists work...

2014-02-11 10:42:18

Reduces ED length of stay, can avoid radiation from CT scans Using portable ultrasound as a first-line imaging study in kids with suspected appendicitis helps reduce emergency room length of stay and reduces the need for CT scans, according to a team of Mount Sinai researchers. Bedside ultrasound, often referred to as point-of-care ultrasonography, has a specificity of about 94%, meaning that it misses few cases, , the Mt. Sinai researchers add. Results from the study are published online...

2014-02-10 16:27:39

Reduces ED Length of Stay, Can Avoid Radiation from CT Scans NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Using portable ultrasound as a first-line imaging study in kids with suspected appendicitis helps reduce emergency room length of stay and reduces the need for CT scans, according to a team of Mount Sinai researchers. Bedside ultrasound, often referred to as point-of-care ultrasonography, has a specificity of about 94%, meaning that it misses few cases, the Mt. Sinai...

2014-02-10 16:26:31

DUBLIN, February 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/scbzg6/bone) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Bone Densitometers Market - Forecasts to 2019" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/scbzg6/bone ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Bone densitometer devices allow non-invasive, quantitative measurement of bone mass...

2014-02-10 08:26:38

Research Supports the Use of Hologic's Lower Dose 3D Mammography Technology and the Continued Use of Two-views Over One in Breast Cancer Screening BEDFORD, Mass., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc. (Hologic or the Company) (NASDAQ: HOLX), a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostic products, medical imaging systems and surgical products, with an emphasis on serving the healthcare needs of women, announced today the publication of three new studies...

2014-02-06 23:27:55

North Broward Radiologists, a sub-specialty radiology group comprised of American Board of Radiology-Certified Physicians, is joined by breast imaging expert. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 Fort Lauderdale-based radiology group North Broward Radiologists (NBR) is excited to welcome Terrence J. Barrett, D.O., to its staff of American Board of Radiology-certified physicians. Dr. Barrett brings a wealth of experience in breast imaging and intervention with him as he joins...

2014-02-06 12:27:09

Driven by the need for radiology practices to prepare for the transition from volume-based to value-based imaging PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Montage Healthcare Solutions, Inc., a provider of search-driven radiology analytics and data mining tools, continues its robust growth by adding eight new customers in Q4 2013. This diverse group represents academic and community hospitals who took the first step towards enhancing their radiology departments productivity and...

2014-02-05 20:26:56

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Outpatient Diagnostic Center, a medical imaging provider with locations in Huntsville and Madison, has launched a series of "Random Acts of Value" to spread the word about opportunities to save up to 33 percent on out-of-pocket costs for procedures like MRIs, CT scans, mammograms, ultrasound, X-rays, bone density tests, nuclear medicine, and fluoroscopy. "As an outpatient center, our cost of doing business is lower and we can pass the...

2014-02-04 20:22:53

DUBLIN, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hj6wwb/medical_imaging) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Medical Imaging Markets" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hj6wwb/medical_imaging ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The purpose of this report is to describe the specific market segment of the...


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Interventional Radiology
2013-03-04 16:18:42

Interventional radiology (IR) is a special sub-operation under general radiology. It is used to find, diagnose and treat a disease in almost every body system. The process of interventional radiology is very noninvasive to help with the recovery and outcome of the procedure. It utilizes x-rays, CT, ultrasound, MRI, and other modes of imaging in order to direct tools in the body as well as a variety of catheters, narrow tubes, so that incisions can be minimalized. How it is Performed...

Cardiac Stress Test
2012-11-18 19:30:13

The cardiac stress test is a diagnostic test used in Cardiac pathology for the purpose of patient diagnosis. It measures the heart’s function while placing a heavier workload on the heart. The cardiologist cannot be at the patient’s side while at work, under stress, during a workout or pushed to the limit so this test mimics those activities in a controlled setting. How it is Performed The stress is created by increasing the workload on the cardiac system. This can be accomplished by...

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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