Category Archives: Radiology

Cloud-Based Medical Data Exchange at Virtual HIMSS

Exchanging medical information in the cloud is getting more attention these days, as its patient-safety and economic advantages become more apparent. Among the leaders in this field is eMix, a client of ours. Florent Saint-Clair, eMix general manager, recently led … Continue reading

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PACS Replacement Market Heats Up: In Search of Bigger, Better, Faster

According to a recent report from market researcher KLAS, the PACS replacement market seems to be gathering momentum. Large hospitals are leading the parade. Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Media Teleconference

Shortcomings of the New Study on Breast Cancer Brachytherapy (APBI): What Women Need to Know Now On December 13, 2011, four of the world’s leading clinical researchers in breast brachytherapy gathered to provide statements and discuss a controversial new study … Continue reading

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MD’s Criticize Breast Brachytherapy Study

Accelerated partial breast irradiation is a safe and effective form of treating the breast after appropriately performed lumpectomy in patients over age 45-50 with early-stage invasive (typically <3cm primaries and lymph node negative) and non-invasive breast cancer. Continue reading

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Problems with New Breast Cancer Radiation Study

There’s plenty of controversy about – and disagreement with – a new breast-cancer study from MD Anderson. One expert MD even said the study’s flaws were not trivial, but “huge.” Continue reading

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eMix a Radiology Success in Montana

Healthcare Informatics magazine reports in its new issue on eMix and the Montana consortium known as IMOM. Using eMix (Electronic Medical Information Exchange — http://www.emix.com) IMOM facilities are sharing radiology images and reports. See the full article at http://tinyurl.com/29b35db. Montana … Continue reading

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eMix Radiology Cloud Computing Expands

eMix (“electronic medical information exchange,” http://www.emix.com) is the leading cloud-based system for sharing radiology images and reports. It has just added a terrific new feature: The ability to import data from CDs. Continue reading

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