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New International Treatment Guidelines for Pediatric Hodgkin Lymphoma Minimize Radiation Dose Issued

An Oncology Group has issued a guideline to help reduce the radiation dose and risk of side effects from the treatment of pediatric Hodgkin Lymphoma. Historically, children have been treated using the same chemotherapy and radiation regimens as adults with Hodgkin lymphoma, exposing them to more radiation than necessary.... Read more


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Bayer Shows its Latest Development in MR Injectors

The latest contrast delivery and management innovation from Bayer HealthCare takes the form of the Medrad MRXperion magnetic resonance Injection System, launched at the European Congress of Radiology 2015 in Vienna (Austria). Bayer (Leverkusen, Germany) has begun to introduce the product in select countries with commercial... Read more

Nuclear medicine

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Cancer Treatment Center Upgrades Proton Therapy Treatment to Target Complex Tumors

A proton therapy treatment center has added a number of innovations providing radiation oncologists enhanced proton therapy treatment options to target complex tumors. The innovations include Pencil Beam Scanning (PBS), an Active Breathing Coordinator (ABC) device, and an advanced treatment planning, and dose-tracking... Read more

General/Advanced Imaging

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Image: Measuring the Magnetic Activity in the Brain of a Child, Using a MEG machine. (Photo courtesy of Children\'s Hospital of Philadelphia).

Study Suggests Language Delay Linked to Chromosome Deletion in Children with Neurological Disorders

A study found that children with neuro-developmental problems born with DNA duplications or deletions on part of chromosome 16, show measurable delays in their ability to process sound and language.... Read more

Imaging IT

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Philips Sees a 360° View with Emphasis on the Health Continuum

Highlighting the health continuum from healthy living through to early diagnosis, treatment, recovery, and return to everyday life, Duncan Porter, head of field marketing for imaging at Philips Health Systems (Best, The Netherlands) provided some insights on the company’s unique strategy and latest developments in connectivity... Read more

Industry News

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Long-Term Contract for Telehealth Services Awarded by German Health Insurance Company

Almeda (Munich, Germany), a subsidiary of SHL Telemedicine (Tel Aviv, Israel), has won a public tender for an 8-year contract worth EUR 16–20 million offered by Barmer GEK (Wuppertal, Germany), a health insurance company, to provide telehealth services to clients insured at Barmer. Barmer GEK was already a long-term client... Read more

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