Updates

23
Feb

February 22, 2011 – The U.S. Pharmacopeial (USP) Convention on February 21 outlined a series of new quality assurance standards for the production and compounding of PET drugs that would cover responsibilities such as personnel training, equipment maintenance, quality control, and labeling and packaging.

The... Read More

14
Feb

Posted today via PR-USA.net, cardiac PET continues to gain momentum.


Nevada Heart and Vascular Center announced today the center has become the first practice in Southern Nevada to offer patients the Positron Emission Tomography (PET) test, the latest cutting-edge technology in cardiac stress-testing.

Dr.... Read More

09
Feb

In light of a recent study, “Radiation in heart procedures tied to cancer risk,” published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, Positron is pleased to announce that Cardiac PET with 82Rb is associated with radiation exposure levels consistent with the amount a person gets annually from natural sources1.  On... Read More

19
Jan

Global imaging services market: §11.6B by 2015

January 13, 2011 – The global medical imaging equipment services market is expected to produce $11.6 billion in revenues by 2015, according to a new report by market research firm Global Industry Analysts.

Why? Key factors driving market growth include increased demand for older equipment servicing in a tight... Read More

12
Jan

Positron becomes an ASNC SmartBrief Sponsor

Positron becomes 2011 Medical Focus category sponsor for the ASNC SmartBrief (American Society of Nuclear Cardiology), a weekly e-mail newsletter designed specifically for nuclear cardiology professionals.