Tag: Tumor board

Leveraging Technology For Integrated Diagnostic Reporting

| March 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

By Chrystal Adams, Associate Vice President, XIFIN and Don Rule, CEO, Translational Software There is ongoing effort in healthcare to integrate and expand the use of patient data to improve clinical decision making and support cost-effective, patient-centered care. Much of the needed data resides within the diagnostic specialties of pathology, radiology, laboratory, and molecular diagnostics. […]

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Corista DP3 Selected by Johns Hopkins Medicine to Extend Pathology Capabilities with Digital Pathology Platform

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Corista DP3 to improve Johns Hopkins’ Tumor Board functionality, enable remote consults and integrate with critical systems Baltimore, MD – July 7, 2016 – Johns Hopkins Medicine, an integrated global health enterprise and one of the leading health care systems in the United States, has successfully installed the Corista DP3 system. The new platform is […]

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A Patient at His Tumor Board   

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A few weeks after I wrote “The Patient at The Tumor Board” a strange thing happened. About 10 minutes before a tumor board was suppose to start as I was checking the microscope, camera and software, the radiologist was logging into the PACS and the surgeons were discussing their difficult management questions amongst themselves, one […]

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Second Opinion

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Many years ago, during the third season of The Sopranos, Uncle Corrado “Junior” Soprano has surgery for a stomach (gastric) tumor.  As he is being put under anesthesia he has a dream about his nephew, Tony Soprano getting indicted and Junior is free from the Feds and free of cancer. The surgery scene has a […]

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