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RSNA 2010 registration regulations

RSNA 2010 registration regulations
RSNA reported that there several ways to register for attending the for the coming RSNA 2010 annual meeting. The first one is registering before the 4th of June and this includes send a printed course enrollment brochure, by mail, to the registered individuals by mid June. This brochure will be available online starting from the 30th of June. The second method to register for the RSNA...

DR Systems to Exhibit New Unity v-Series...

DR Systems to Exhibit New Unity v-Series Web PACS
DR Systems will be exhibiting its new Unity v-Series Web PACS at RSNA 2010. The v-Series includes RIS, CVIS, PACS, and reporting applications that are both modular and virtualized. The firm will also be demonstrating viewing capabilities on mobile devices. DR Systems will be exhibiting at Booth 3413 in the South Building, Hall A from Sunday, Nov. 28 to Thursday, Dec. 2. What does DR...

Dunlee Displays new Apps

Dunlee Displays new Apps
Medical imaging manufacturer Dunlee has introduced Dunlee Apps for Apple’s iPad and iPhone platforms. Future releases of the Dunlee Apps will also support Droid-based platforms. Access to Dunlee’s 24-hour technical and customer support is now easier than ever with the creation of the new Dunlee App. The one-click feature provides quick access to technical support, helping to...

EMR Delivery Featured by eMix

EMR Delivery Featured by eMix
eMix, a new business venture incubated by San Diego-based DR Systems, will be exhibiting new features of its cloud-based image sharing technology for studies and reports at RSNA 2010. eMix is also announcing its expansion into the European marketplace, starting in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. eMix, which stands for Electronic Medical Information Exchange, enables secure sharing of...

InSite One’s InDex VNA Notches 2 Million...

InSite One’s InDex VNA Notches 2 Million Monthly Exam Milestone
InSite One announced that its InDex Vendor Neutral Enterprise Archive (VNA) has archived over 2 million exams during October 2010, averaging 67,500 exams daily, reaching the highest monthly volume since the founding of the company in 1999. The firm said that this advance in monthly volume of studies illustrates the rapid implementation of InDex VNA and cloud services in newly contracted...

MEDRAD to showcase CTPA app

MEDRAD to showcase CTPA app
MEDRAD will offer RSNA 2010 attendees hands-on demonstrations of personalized-protocol software that individualizes CT Pulmonary Angiography (CTPA) contrast dosing, and has proven to increase the percentage of diagnostic-quality studies to rule out Pulmonary Embolism (PE) when compared with an institution’s standard protocol (at a slightly higher contrast dose than a standard...

Parascript Releases AccuDetect 4.0 for M...

Parascript Releases AccuDetect 4.0 for Mammography
Parascript has released  AccuDetect 4.0, the next generation of its computer-aided detection (CAD) software with significant performance improvements and a greater potential for lowering false-positive rates when detecting suspicious lesions on mammograms, compared with the previous version of the product. Parascript AccuDetect 4.0 is unique in that it achieves high sensitivity and...

RSNA History – Part 2

In this part, we highlight the initial stages that took place before starting RSNA. At the  meeting held in the office of Miles B. Titterington in St Louis, the attending physicians decided to ask other colleagues in the Midwest.  George W. Brady, an x-ray equipment manufacturer and salesman, offered to handle this task depending on his relations with a lot of medical professionals in...

RSNA History – Part 4

We continue to highlight the history of RSNA, in this part, we will discuss the change of the name of the recently established organization, the Western Roentgen Society, to the current name, the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). The sixth annual meeting of the Western Roentgen Society was held in December 1920. It took place at Hotel Sherman in Chicago. Albert F. Tyler, MD,...

RSNA History – Part 5

RSNA History – Part 5
In this section of RSNA history review, we are discussing the development of RSNA’s journal. In December 1920, the Western Roentgen Society was renamed the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), a name that remained unchanged until today. The sixth annual meeting of the newly named RSNA took place in Hotel Sherman in Chicago. Albert F. Tyler, MD, was selected to be a new...