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Are You Storing Patient Images Securely? It’s More Complicated Than You Think.

Hackers are everywhere and increasingly sophisticated. Cloud PACS keep your images safe.   Key Takeaways Many doctors’ offices disregard security best practices and connect their PACS servers directly to the internet without a password These unprotected servers not only expose medical imaging but also patient personal health information Exposed medical information puts patients at greater…

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Our Best Medical Imaging Blogs of 2021

From holograms to image sharing to data security, our 2021 blogs had you covered.   Since the invention of the microscope, medical practitioners of all stripes have strived to invent and improve technologies that offer deep glimpses into the human body from bones to blood vessels. Medical imaging plays a crucial role in medicine today,…

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Patient-Specific Digital 3D Anatomical Modeling Tech Is Now Virtually Mandatory

Patient-specific 3D anatomical modeling is your pathway to better surgical outcomes   Key Takeaways:   Patient-specific 3D anatomical models help surgeons better understand and plan surgeries Technology can now help us easily create patient-specific anatomical models by using MRI and CT scans Every patient needs individual attention before and during surgery, and patient-specific 3D anatomical…

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Operating Rooms Supplemented by Augmented Reality Can Improve Efficiency and Accuracy

3D virtual models superimposed on patients via virtual reality headsets are helping surgeons perform better surgeries   Key Takeaways:   The current way of performing surgery means surgeons have to look back and forth between their computer screens and patients during the procedure Augmented Reality can help surgeons perform surgeries more conveniently by giving them…

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How Image Sharing Technologies Facilitate Expert Consultations and Improve Patient Care

Sharing medical images to get expert second opinions and consultation can now be a swift and simple process   Key Takeaways:   Second opinions in healthcare can save lives  Expert consultations between healthcare professionals help avoid misdiagnosis and unneeded procedures Additional reviews reassure patients that they are getting the right diagnoses and best medical care…

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Enhancing Medical Education Through Digital 3D Modeling Tools

The advent of digital 3d modeling techniques can help medical students improve anatomical comprehension and surgical training     Key Takeaways:   Many medical students struggle to gain a proper understanding of anatomical structures and their spatial relationships, and 3D technology can be leveraged to neutralize this problem When students engage with 3D holographic models built…