Canon Medical Systems USA

  • 3D printing cuts surgery time for eye socket repair

    3D printing cuts surgery time for eye socket repair

    Abraham Kim - www.auntminnie.com | September 04, 2019


    ​Examining 3D-printed models based on head CT scans enabled clinicians to customize implants required for eye socket fracture repair and reduce the time to complete the surgery by roughly 50% in a new study, recently published online in Academic Radiology. Read More
  • Cost-effective solutions for healthcare IT deficiencies

    Cost-effective solutions for healthcare IT deficiencies

    James D'Arezzo - www.dotmed.com | September 03, 2019


    ​Managing healthcare these days is as much about managing data as it is about managing patients themselves. The tsunami of data washing over the healthcare industry is a result of technological advancements and regulatory requirements coming together in a perfect storm. But when it comes to saving lives, the healthcare industry cannot allow IT deficiencies to become the problem rather than the solution. Read More
  • As CVS Rolls Out Health Hubs, Walmart Prepares Clinic Expansion

    As CVS Rolls Out Health Hubs, Walmart Prepares Clinic Expansion

    Bruce Japsen - www.forbes.com | September 03, 2019


    ​Walmart may be on the verge of a new wave of clinic expansion in certain markets across the U.S. as its retail pharmacy rivals invest in an array of outpatient healthcare services. Read More
  • Could patient history help predict CT contrast reactions?

    Could patient history help predict CT contrast reactions?

    Abraham Kim - www.auntminnie.com | September 03, 2019


    ​Having a genetic predisposition to allergies could increase an individual's risk of having an adverse reaction to iodine contrast agents, according to an article published online September 3 in Radiology. Identifying these individuals in advance could help prevent unnecessary complications for contrast-enhanced CT. Read More
  • New IHIT Report Examines Hospital Cybersecurity Challenges and Identifies Next Steps in Protection

    New IHIT Report Examines Hospital Cybersecurity Challenges and Identifies Next Steps in Protection

    GloveNewsWire - https://finance.yahoo.com | August 13, 2019


    ​The statistics are staggering – and frightening: healthcare data breaches are currently being reported at a rate of more than one a day. And for those who think it can’t happen to them, the odds are not in their favor. Breaches reported between 2009 and 2018 have resulted in the theft or exposure of almost 190 million healthcare records, a number equal to 59% of the U.S. population, according to the HIPAA Journal. Read More