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New AIR Coil Technology Improves Patient MRI Experience

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Dec 6, 2017 @ 12:12 PM

There’s a lot of excitement in the medical imaging world, thanks to new AIR Coil technology. Why?  It radically improves the patient experience, as well as provides better quality images. 

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Topics: MRI, Medical Imaging News

This Is Why AI Tools Can Help Radiologists

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Nov 21, 2017 @ 16:11 PM

Mention the term AI in a room filled with radiologists and you’ll probably hear a comment like, “AI is going to make us obsolete” but don't fear,  according to radiologist and informatics expert

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Topics: More Than Just Imaging Solutions, Medical Imaging News

Siemens New 7T MRI Receives Premarket Clearance

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Nov 14, 2017 @ 12:11 PM

Technology is sure moving at the speed of WOW, these days.  Every time you read the news, there’s a new device, technology or OS that will make life easier, better and faster than before.  The medical imaging arena is no different, from 3D modeling and 4D imaging to new non-invasive technology. Science fiction is indeed coming to life right before our eyes!

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Topics: MRI, Medical Imaging News

Toshiba Changing Its Name To Canon Medical As The Drama Continues

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Nov 1, 2017 @ 11:11 AM

As of right now, Toshiba Medical Systems will change its name to Canon Medical Systems in early January.  But there sure is a lot of hub bub going on that could threaten the launch.  Maybe.

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Topics: Medical Imaging News

What's Up? Wearable MRI - Holograms - Medical Imaging is Changing!

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Oct 11, 2017 @ 12:10 PM

We’re living in a very exciting time, technology-wise.  Every time you turn around, there’s a new gadget that makes life easier.  There’s a breakthrough that helps us worker faster.  There’s a technology that saves lives, or makes it easier to save lives.

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Topics: Medical Imaging News, More Than Just Imaging Solutions

Top Vendors Named in Refurbished Medical Imaging Equipment Market

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Sep 19, 2017 @ 15:09 PM

Yes, it’s pretty wonderful if your medical facility can afford the latest, greatest medical imaging equipment.  But many healthcare providers have limited budgets, and have learned that oftentimes a refurbished CT scanner or MRI can fill their needs without emptying their pockets.  In addition, in developing countries the high cost of new medical imaging devices are out of the question because of limited funds.

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Topics: Selling Image Equipment, Medical Imaging News

How Can Artificial Intelligence Impact Radiology?

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Wed, Jun 28, 2017 @ 15:06 PM

Artificial intelligence (AI) which is the mimicking of human understanding by computers is finally a reality in medicine, more so in imaging equipment application. Combining medical data with AI will change a lot of medical specialists like pathology and radiology. Although there is worry of AI replacing such specialists, in effect, AI is a decision support technology to enhance radiologists’ as well as pathologists’ ability to diagnose correctly. The introduction of electronic medical records (EMR) and centralization of medical data initiated AI into medicine. Its clinical application will include machines for X-ray, CT Scanners, and MRI.

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Topics: Medical Imaging News

The Acquisition of Toshiba Medical Systems by Canon

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Jan 24, 2017 @ 12:01 PM

At Atlantis Worldwide, we’re always paying attention to what’s going on in the medical imaging community.  Recent news of note includes the acquisition of Toshiba Medical Systems by Canon, after the deal received regulatory approvals in all of the countries in which both companies operate.  The company was acquired for $6 billion.

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Topics: Medical Imaging News

Technology Changing the Radiology Workplace

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Nov 29, 2016 @ 13:11 PM

It’s should be obvious that advancements in technology have always had the ability to fundamentally change the world of healthcare, however there are some fields like radiology where technological improvements have changed the very nature of the profession.

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Topics: Medical Imaging News

11 Fantastic Medical Imaging Sites for Up-To-Date Industry News

Posted by Vikki Harmonay on Tue, Nov 22, 2016 @ 12:11 PM

The holidays are approaching and we may have some extra time to catch up on some medical imaging articles.  Atlantis Worldwide would like to share some of the Medical Imaging Sites that they love to visit.  Relax and enjoy!

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Topics: Medical Imaging News