Medical Equipment Industry News

The April Issue of HealthCare Business News Magazine

Features and Industry Sector Reports

Imaging innovation yields new insights into cardiac health
As ultrasound analytics increase, other cardiac imaging tools become more accurate and affordable
From the ambulance to Africa, imaging gets portable
From mobile stroke units to portable ultrasound and beyond... Imaging has left the hospital
The next evolution in C-arm technology is here
Advanced dosage options, robotics and increased fields of view are changing fixed and mobile systems

How augmented reality gives one doctor surgical 'superpowers'
Behind the scenes with Mt. Sinai's head of neurosurgery, Dr. Joshua Bederson

Columns

Cost Containment Corner

Virtual care and the real world impact
Dr. Nick van Terheyden on what it means for hospitals, physicians and patients

Exclusive Q&A

Q&A with SMRT president, Titti Owman
What to expect at this year's Society for MR Radiographers and Technologists meeting

Future Of...

The future of portability in imaging
Insights from Jim Burns, Carestream's senior director of R&D for imaging systems

Hospital Spotlight

Providing care in upstate NY at Rochester Regional Health
Insights from Mike Waller, the hospital's director of sustainability

Infection Control Corner

HAIs shrink as trend for outpatient facilities grows
An unanticipated benefit of spreading out the patient population

IT Matters

Encounter-based vs. order-based imaging
Dawn Cram, the IS director, enterprise imaging at Ochsner Health System, discusses the evolving paradigm

Technology Advisor

Technology Advisor - Understanding the healthcare data lake
A central repository to store healthcare data, and only mapping it as needs arise
Bringing the MR suite to the NICU
Shaare Zedek Medical Center is raising the bar on newborn diagnostics
The history of fluoroscopy and injectors
A discussion with one its creators, Dr. Mark Wholey
Purchasing insights - Hybrid OR systems
Tips to help you through a long and strenuous decision-making process
Intraoperative MR is improving outcomes at Nicklaus Children's in Miami
Insights from pediatric neurosurgeon, Dr. Travis Tierney
Will U.S. healthcare innovate or stagnate?
Insights from Dr. John Halamka, CIO at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
How interventional radiology is transforming patient care and helping hospitals
Minimally invasive, image-guided treatments are setting a new standard of care
Brigham and Women's Hospital pioneers intraoperative imaging with AMIGO Suite
Insights from one of the pioneering teams in intraoperative MR
The evolution of deep brain stimulation surgery
At South Denver Neurosurgery, intraoperative CT is bringing a complex treatment to more patients