Medical Equipment Industry News

Recent Magazine Features Entries:

What do women really know about breast density?

Karen Schifferdecker, and her colleagues at the Dartmouth Institute, find out what patients know (and don’t know) about the role of density in breast health

Optimizing PET and SPECT technology

A look around at some of the newest technology entering the market

Good planning — especially during a pandemic — is key in mobile imaging projects

A look at the trends impacting mobile and modular imaging utilization in the U.S.

What could we have done differently? PPE supply chain lessons from COVID-19

Leaders share insights on shortages faced by healthcare providers and the lessons they hope the industry will take away

Getting ahead in HTM

Discover the skills, advice, and personality traits that leaders in the industry say make all the difference for becoming a successful team leader

The pediatric benefits of contrast enhanced ultrasound

Experts discuss the pros and cons of a valuable tool in the pediatric imaging tool kit

Products and preparation help lower sedation in pediatric imaging

Reducing anxiety for young patients doesn't only make them happier, it means more efficient care

Improving pediatric access to proton therapy

What's being done to make sure children are receiving the best cancer treatments possible?

C-arms continue to slim down

Both fixed and mini C-arms are becoming increasingly portable

A look around the evolving cath lab

Today's cardiologists get to the heart of the issue less invasively than ever before

Speeding up cardiac ultrasound and reducing sonographer injuries

The latest innovations in echocardiography

Medical equipment testing in the value-based era

New regulations and changes to system design can create challenges

Goldilocks and the three PACS

From basic low-functioning solutions to all the bells and whistles, how do you find the system that is just right for your facility?

From alarm management to AI, patient monitoring gets a facelift

New solutions are raising the bar on operational effectiveness

A tale of two kinds of RIS solutions

Getting the right radiology information system requires understanding your unique needs

CT trends from four angles

AI applications to legislative challenges, to calls for standardization and problematic trends

Radiologists find their voice in a patient-centric era

As new technology changes imaging, strong communication is key

What's new in radiography and detectors?

A look around the industry at the latest radiology tools entering the market

New diagnostic frontiers for MR imaging

Promising results for imaging new indications, and the new capabilities of 7-Tesla systems

Safety first in the MR environment

Ferromagnetic detectors are a vital tool but there are no substitutes for a culture of safety

Eying MR downtime and efficiency with remote monitoring

Automated data insights for ensuring the MR suite keeps humming along

From projectors to better system design, comfort comes to the MR suite

Creating a more pleasant patient experience benefits everybody

Neglect and indifference are often the root cause of MR cooling failures

Insights on coldheads, compressors and chillers

Tips for extending the life of your coils

Best practices to ensure the long life of costly components

AI comes to the CT market

Surveying the latest hardware and software enhancing the capabilities of CT providers

What's new in radiation and proton therapy

A look around the industry at the latest technology entering the market

Looking toward a future with flash therapy

Researchers discuss what the cutting edge technique could mean for the future of cancer care

The ever-evolving CT tube market

Whether OEM or third-party: when it comes to tubes the customer is king

A look back at the remarkable career of Ed Sloan Sr.

Celebrating the life and career of the original parts vendor

The value of ISOs in an era of personalization and consolidation

The unique value proposition of high quality third-party service

What to look for in an OEM service contract

Communication the unique needs of your facility is key to getting the right coverage

The road ahead for breast density awareness

It's been a good year for advocacy, here's what happens next

OB/GYN ultrasound: is the field ready to adopt new technology in the market?

What do new capabilities mean for creatures of habit?

Breast imaging advances with new AI, MR and ultrasound solutions

A look at innovative new technology entering the market

Theranostics continue to gain momentum

Investments ramp up but challenges remain

Installing and removing imaging equipment is no small task

Expert insights on how project management is evolving

Assessing the state of Alzheimer’s imaging

The battle against neuro-degenerative disease wages on

Patient monitors help hospitals do more with less

The latest monitors focus on workflow, EHR integration and remote capabilities

Tips for creating better collaboration between HTM and IT

Streamlining these increasingly complex partnerships

Testing equipment continues to advance

Managing your systems and scanners requires the right tools for the job

How can HTM and OEMs work together most effectively?

There's no 'I' in health technology management

Breaking barriers in Alzheimer’s disease with focused ultrasound

Researchers at Sunnybrook in Toronto are closing the therapeutic gap

What’s new in C-arms and tables?

Smaller footprint and dose reduction are defining a new generation of equipment

Getting to the heart of cardiac ultrasound technology

From premium systems to point of care, an expanding market

Soothing pediatric imaging fears: Experts discuss options

Pediatric imaging should be fun and games

The humble hospital bed joins the ranks of smart medical devices

Patient monitoring and deep learning enhance the last offerings

Access to proton therapy increasing for pediatric patients

Young cancer patients have the most to gain from proton treatment