The American Society of Radiologic Technologists Foundation and Elekta have awarded $20,000 in scholarships to entry-level radiation therapy students.
When it comes to breast health, women at 75 may be wise to continue to act as if they are 40. A recent study funded by the Kaplan Cancer Research Fund and conducted at the Swedish Cancer Institute found that regular mammography exams could benefit women over 75 in unexpected ways. The study was published online in the journal Radiology.
Breast imaging tool developer Volpara Solutions has announced that Shawl Lobree, a veteran of Hologic, Siemens, and Philips, will join the company as global vice president of sales and marketing.
It’s no surprise that vendors exhibiting at the recent AHRA conference at the Gaylord in DC were showcasing new and/or improved digital radiography offerings. After all, challenged by tight budgets and multiple demands, radiology department admins and imaging center owners are looking for good value.
A new report from Siemens’ Financial Services finds that healthcare organizations are increasingly turning to equipment financing to offset budget constraints.
The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) has announced the winners of its 2014 Toshiba Young Investigator Awards (YIA).
Zotec Partners has announced an exclusive billing partnership with Omnirad, a 12-member radiology practice in Mt. Clemens, Mich.
Imagine Software, a medical billing solutions provider, expanded significantly during the first two quarters of 2014, securing a number of new clients throughout the country.
The research firm KLAS has selected Philips Healthcare as the best overall imaging equipment company, according to its 2014 Best in KLAS report. Philips also earned awards for an ultrasound system and two MR systems.
A study published in the journal Nature Nanotechnology has identified a new, noninvasive method for imaging the gastrointestinal tract that relies on photoacoustic imaging and PET technology.