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Tim Kelsey to say farewell to NHS technology community at EHI Live 2015
Departing NHS England patient and information director to deliver swansong speech at UK’s largest digital health show.
Noninvasive imaging analysis promises better cancer patient care
Lung cancer patients could receive more precise treatment, and their progress could be better tracked, using new non-invasive medical imaging analysis techniques, according to a...
MRI-guided laser procedure may offer alternative to epilepsy surgery
A minimally invasive laser procedure performed under MRI guidance could provide an effective alternative to surgery for patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy (MTLE) that can't...
UK NHS announces e-referrals live date
The NHS e-referral service will go live in November this year, the UK Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC ) has said.
NHS trust to deploy EPR system in developing countries
An open source electronic patient record system developed at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in the UK is to be deployed across 40 sites in developing Commonwealth countries.
Rapid detection for eye diseases
Scanning the patient's retina in seconds, a new ophthalmic-screening instrument could assist physicians in the diagnosis of glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration.
Reducing radiation dose for paediatric CT
Radiation dose, always a concern in CT, is particularly risky for children. Luckily, there is a new way to reduce the dose without adversely affecting image quality, according to a...
New MRI scan for blood cancer
A new type of MRI scan could present hope for myeloma sufferers, a recent study has found.
The end of the stethoscope?
As point-of-care ultrasound devices become more accurate, the future of the stethoscope is hanging in the balance, according to a recent editorial in Global Heart.
Smartphone microscope launched
A simple smartphone device could help physicians determine the effectiveness of treatments, according to a recent study in the journal ACS Nano. The device converts the phone into...