Archive for November, 2010

RSNA: iPad helps untether radiologists from reading room

| November 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Mobility is coming to radiology, and the iPad has a lot to do with that. At this week's Radiological Society of North America annual conference in Chicago, several teams of researchers are presenting papers on how well the Apple tablet-style device performs in various clinical settings. The iPad's resolution isn't quite good enough for primary […]

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Check Out MikroScan @ California Society of Pathologists Meeting

| November 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

EVENT: New Whole Slide Imaging System will be on exhibit at the California Society of Pathologists 63rd Annual Convention this week in San Francisco. Are you attending this show?If so, you can get an up close look at the new WSI solution. Visit MikroScan's booth #210. If you will not make it to the convention, […]

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Cytopathologist Needed

| November 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

QDx Pathology Services is a national, private, full-service Pathology Laboratory located in Central New Jersey. We are seeking full-time dynamic candidates to work in our state-of-the-art Pathology laboratory. Seeking Board Certified Cytopathologist. Two to three years experience is desirable but not required. Additional GYN, GI or GU pathology interest preferred.   QDx offers an excellent benefit package. Kindly fax your CV […]

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Philips introduces new CT platform that eliminates tradeoffs between low dose and image quality

| November 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

Ingenuity CT and Ingenuity TF PET/CT systems showcase how meaningful innovation can impact patient care Chicago, Ill., USA – At the 96th annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in Chicago, Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) announced today the new Philips Ingenuity CT (computed tomography) platform, an innovative technology that […]

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Chris Henry Lives On

| November 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

If you didn't see The NFL Today prior to Thursday's first football game, check out this well done documentary on organ donation with my hospital system featured.  

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Philips ushers in new era of imaging with introduction of Ingenia, the first-ever digital broadband MRI system

| November 28, 2010 | 0 Comments

Philips Ingenia provides high image quality to aid diagnostic confidence, increases clinical versatility, and improves productivity by shortening MRI exam times Best, Netherlands – Today at the 96th annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in Chicago, Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) showcased Philips Ingenia, the first-ever digital broadband magnetic […]

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mTuitive’s Solution Chosen to Meet Johns Hopkins Medicine’s Structured Reporting Needs

| November 24, 2010 | 0 Comments

mTuitive Licenses xPert for Pathology to Johns Hopkins Medicine Boston, MA – mTuitive, Inc. announced today that they have licensed xPert for Pathology to Johns Hopkins Medicine to report cancer findings and reduce transcription of cancer cases. xPert for Pathology is a workstation that surgical pathologists and their departments use for synoptic reporting and structured data […]

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What are you thankful for?

| November 24, 2010 | 2 Comments

It is a simple enough question.  Our office had a Thanksgiving lunch and someone in our group popped this question to the table of pathologists, histotechnicians, supervisors and administrators.  How do you answer this?  Where do you start?   My family.  My career.  Good health.  My colleagues, friends and associates. Freedom.  All givens.    What […]

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RSNA 10 explores IT-imaging connection; Clinton to speak

| November 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Why can't the pathology meetings get the likes of a former President to speak? CHICAGO – RSNA 10, the 96th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, convenes Nov. 28-Dec. 3 at McCormick Place in Chicago. The 2010 theme is “Personalized Medicine: In Pursuit of Excellence.” The event is over […]

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Visiopharm Introduces HER2-CONNECT™: Changing HER2 IHC Analysis in Important Ways

| November 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Visiopharm A/S is introducing a novel and patent protected method for determining the HER2 status in tissue sections. This method represents a significant technological breakthrough that effectively addresses several of the practical issues encountered in digital pathology when working with HER2 immunohistochemistry (IHC). (PRWEB) November 22, 2010 The concordance to manual scorings by expert assessors […]

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Webinar from Digital Pathology Consultants – Register Now

| November 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

Unlock Your Future: Embrace The Potential Of Pathology December 16, 2010 at 12 PM EST Amanda Lowe, President of Digital Pathology Consultants The practice of pathology is evolving rapidly and pathologists must prepare for tomorrow. Over the next 10 years several changes such as the advancement of personalized medicine, the onset of electronic medical records, […]

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Report: 500M to use mHealth apps by 2015

| November 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

  Projections for the mobile health industry show that by 2015 there will be 500 million people using mobile health applications on their smartphones, according to a new report by a Berlin-based market research company. research2guidance specializes in the mobile healthcare industry and recently released its "Global Mobile Health Market Report 2010-2015," which covers three […]

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Pathology Visions 2010 talks are now available online

| November 17, 2010 | 0 Comments

Pathology Visions 2010 talks are now available online: Web collaborations for slide sharing, second opinions and social networking in digital pathologyChrystal Adams; AperioView PPT slides Automated quantification of dendritic spine density in Alzheimer's disease mouse modelsCoralie Apfeldorfer, M.Sc. Ph.D.; PfizerView PPT slides 2020 Pathology VisionSylvia Asa, M.D., Ph.D.; University Health NetworkView PPT slides Development and […]

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Quantitative Easing Explained

| November 16, 2010 | 1 Comment

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