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OnSight 3D extremity imaging system approved in Canada

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Carestream Health has received a Health Canada Class III License for its CARESTREAM OnSight 3D Extremity System (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wvd-1WxVzKs). The OnSight 3D Extremity System is now available in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia and other countries. The OnSight...

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New mammo tech offers patients greater control

CALGARY – Mayfair Diagnostics has diagnostic imaging centre in Western Canada to introduce a state-of-the-art mammography technology that gives patients the option to adjust their own level of breast compression during their mammogram. The new Senographe Pristina mammography system, from GE...

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CADTH announces results of DI inventory

HALIFAX – New data released by CADTH shows a rise in the number of diagnostic imaging machines that are available across Canada, with the sharpest increases in Ontario and Quebec. Information on six types of medical imaging modalities was provided voluntarily...

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SIGNA Premier Licensed by Health Canada

TORONTO – GE Healthcare has announced the SIGNA Premier, a new wide bore 3.0T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system, is now available for sale in Canada. SIGNA Premier is the result of a four-year collaboration with the National Football League...

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Canadian company wins competition at RSNA

TORONTO – Physicians Alexander Bilbily and Mark Cicero spent years training to be radiologists. But the two believe their biggest impact will be outside their medical offices. Bilbily and Cicero are founders of 16 Bit, a Toronto-based startup that intends...

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Dynacare acquires Unicity labs in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG – Dynacare has taken over all diagnostic labs that do blood and urine work – except for those in hospitals – in the city of Winnipeg. The company bought out labs previously owned by Unicity Laboratory and X-Ray Services...

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Team raises $5 million to develop wearable sensors

“We’re very enthusiastic about the investors who partnered in the current financing round led by iGan Partners,” Joe Eibl (pictured), CEO and co-founder of FloSonics Medical, said in a release. “It marks a critical step in the commercial development of...

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SPECT/CT scanner approved for Canada

OAKVILLE, Ont. – Health Canada has licensed the Symbia Intevo Bold, a system that combines the company’s proven single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) technologies with new, high-performance CT capabilities to enable a wide range of clinical applications. These new CT options...

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