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Agfa Transforms Digital Radiography Through Its MUSICA Digital Nerve Center

By | October 3rd, 2019|Categories: Digital Radiography, Exhibitions & Events|

At Agfa’s Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) 2019 booth, radiology professionals will discover intelligent radiography powered by the MUSICA Acquisition Workstation, the digital nerve center of every Agfa digital radiography (DR) system, including the launch of a new, groundbreaking DR unit. Read more...

ESR promises to plant 30,000 trees

By | September 6th, 2019|Categories: General|

The European Society of Radiology (ESR) has pledged to plant one tree for every onsite and online attendee at the 2020 ECR. The commitment could result in over 30,000 new trees, and is part of the organizers' efforts to minimize the damage to the environment resulting from the meeting. More...

What Happens To Your Medical Data After You Die?

By | August 2nd, 2019|Categories: General|

How familiar are you with your digital health data footprint? Do you even know what kind of health data is generated about you and where it is stored? More...

Most of the World Doesn’t Have Access to X-Rays

By | July 29th, 2019|Categories: Digital Radiography|

One hospital in Boston has 126 radiologists. Liberia has two. The World Health Organization estimates that two-thirds of the planet does not have access to basic radiology services: simple x-rays, which can show a cracked bone or lung infection, and ultrasounds, which use sound waves to picture a growing fetus, track blood flow, or guide a [...]

Mobile x-ray bus

By | July 15th, 2019|Categories: Digital Radiography|

The image depicts a mobile x-ray bus travelling to small towns and villages for mass screenings to prevent pulmonary tuberculosis. Photo taken around 1960.

Scary Hacking Threat: Editing X-Ray Images to Add or Remove Cancer

By | July 8th, 2019|Categories: Digital Radiography|

Security researchers in Israel dupe real doctors into misdiagnosing patients by hacking hospital X-ray-scanning machines and altering the images they produced. More...

Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen

By | July 8th, 2019|Categories: Digital Radiography, Exhibitions & Events|

A fascinating photograph of Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen holding an x-ray tube in his laboratory in 1896. (Image courtesy of the German Röntgen Museum)

Digital radiography may be leading to ‘collimation creep’

By | June 24th, 2019|Categories: Digital Radiography|

Is the desire to produce "prettier" x-ray images leading to "collimation creep" as radiographers crop digital radiography (DR) images rather than use more appropriate collimation settings? Read more...

Agfa CR 30-Xm in Paignton Zoo

By | February 8th, 2019|Categories: Digital Radiography|

Paignton Zoo achieved some really incredible detail in their x-rays with the AGFA CR 30-Xm. More fascinating x-rays...

November 8 – International Day of Radiology

By | November 8th, 2018|Categories: Digital Radiography, Exhibitions & Events, General|

On November 8, radiologists, radiographers, radiological technologists and professionals from related fields will celebrate the seventh International Day of Radiology (IDoR 2018) all over the world. Let’s celebrate together! The International Day of Radiology is an annual event held with the aim of building greater awareness of the value that radiology contributes to safe patient care, [...]

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