RADIOLOGIST Q&A - Dr Maxine Murray, Consultant Radiologist

Find out more about MEDICA and radiology in their Q&A with Dr Maxine Murray, Consultant Radiologist...
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Why attend the Medical Imaging Convention 2018?

The Medical Imaging Convention is the UK’s dedicated trade show for medical imaging professionals and senior management teams...
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New study shows brain scans could diagnose neurological and psychiatric disorders

Functional connectivity magnetic resonance imaging could provide insight into variations in cognitive ability and personality traits....
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Agreement reached between Prysm Medical and Philips Healthcare

One-year agreement with UK’s largest medical exhibition on 6th & 7th June at ExCeL, London. Philips become headline sponsor of European Neuro Convention, Medical Imaging Convention and European Oncology Convention...
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The British Institute of Radiology launches new open access journal

Authors looking to publish their papers in a wholly open access journal need look no further than the newly announced BJR|Open, the latest in the portfolio of journals from the British Institute of Radiology....
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First wearable brain scanner invented

The new technology records the electromagnetic field produced by electrical currents in the brain....
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Can ultrasound improve cancer drug delivery?

A Norwegian biotech company is conducting research into using ultrasound to deliver cancer drugs more effectively....
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Study to test MRI-guided focussed ultrasound for Parkinson’s

The trial, being lead by the University of Maryland Medicine, is the final step before the FDA considering approving the new technology for widespread treatment....
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British Nuclear Medicine Society Spring Meeting

The 46th BNMS annual Spring meeting is being held on the 14th to 16th April at the ICC in Birmingham....
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London brain scanning project underway

The project aims to boost research on conditions such as autism and cerebral palsy....
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Focused ultrasound promising for treatment of Parkinson’s tremor

People with tremor-dominant Parkinson’s took part in a pilot study where twenty people were selected at random to be treated with focused ultrasound waves on their brains. ...
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Infrared laser beam detects skin cancer in less than 30 seconds

Skin cancer diagnosis can take weeks and is extremely upsetting for patients. However, a new imaging system can dramatically speed up the process of diagnosis and avoids sentinel-lymph node biopsies....
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PET scan shows where in the brain the earliest signs of Alzheimer's occur

Researchers at Lund University have, for the first time, convincingly shown where the earliest signs of Alzheimer’s occur in the brain....
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PET scan shows brain activity in 15-year vegetative patient after VNS

In a world first, a PET scan shows sign of consciousness in a man who had been in a vegetative state for 15 years....
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MRI safe for patients with cardiac implantable devices

According to new research conducted by the Intermountain Medical Centre Heart Institute in Salt Lake City, magnetic resonance imaging appears to be safe for patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices...
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Fairford Medical @ Medical Imaging Convention

We are delighted to welcome Fairford Medical to the Medical Imaging Convention!...
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MRI CAN PREDICT WHO WILL DEVELOP ALZHEIMER’S 10 YEARS BEFORE CLINICAL SYMPTONS APPEAR

A new artificial intelligence machine can identify changes in the brains of people most likely to get Alzheimer’s disease ten-years before doctors can diagnose from symptoms alone....
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GROUNDBREAKING MRI PROCEDURE CARRIED OUT IN THE UK FOR FIRST TIME

A groundbreaking procedure - the first MRI spinal injection - has been carried out in the UK and could provide welcome pain relief to millions more....
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AI BASED SYSTEM CAN READ MEDICAL IMAGES AND PROVIDE INSIGHTS TO DOCTORS FOR LUNG CANCER DIAGNOSIS

The analysis of medical reports is an important process and those who are trained for the job have many years of extensive training. However, due to this highly specialist role, many places are devoid of the...
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NEW DEEP LEARNING LUNG CT TOOL

Matrix Analytics announces it will clinically validate their LungDirect deep learning and predictive analytics tools for pulmonary nodules. ...
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AI IN MEDICAL IMAGING: THE REVOLUTION?

An artificial intelligence (AI) machine has learnt algorithms that were able to predict schizophrenia with 74% accuracy. ...
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CLOUD-BASED MEDICAL IMAGING EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY INSTALLED AT AMC

Sectra’s new Educational Portal has been put into use by the Academic Medical Center (AMC) in Amsterdam, in their Center for Radiological Anatomy (ACRA)....
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WORLD FIRST: MOST DETAILED SCAN OF THE BRAIN'S INTERNAL WIRING PRODUCED

Cardiff University's Brain Research Imaging Centre and Siemens engineers have developed the world’s most complete and detailed mapping of the brain’s internal wiring, using technology linked to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machines. ...
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MEDICAL IMAGING CONVENTION LAUNCH

Consequent to the European Neuro Convention’s success in 2017, we are launching the Medical Imaging Convention London 2018 that will run alongside Neuro 2018. From radiographers to sonographers and all those in between, this will be...
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