Category: Patient Safety

A New Way to Detect Breast Cancer

The New York Times reports that engineers at Drexel University have developed a battery-operated, wireless, handheld machine that records variations in breast elasticity, enabling clinicians to perform painless, radiation-free breast exams anywhere in just 5 minutes.

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Canon Medical Systems Executive Discusses Cybersecurity with Axis Imaging

As cybercriminals continue to terrorize healthcare providers using phishing schemes and ransomware, providers and manufacturers alike must prepare for ever-evolving, increasingly sophisticated assaults. Axis Imaging sat down with Tim Peeler, vice president of service Canon Medical Systems USA, to discuss how health systems can best fortify themselves ahead of an inevitable attack.

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