Physicians, medical students like learning radiology via online ‘Second Life’

Family physicians as well as medical students appreciate the opportunity to bone up on radiology via online classrooms using the popular Second Life platform. And while doctors tend to immerse themselves in the process with somewhat lower intensity, all seem to readily take to radiology training with avatars and other features of the virtual world. 

Siemens Healthineers Debuts Cardiovascular Edition of SOMATOM go.Top CT System

During the 68th Annual Scientific Session & Expo of the American College of Cardiology, March 16-18 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Siemens Healthineers introduces the SOMATOM go.Top Cardiovascular Edition, a new version of its established computed tomography (CT) system designed to deliver personalized patient dose control in all types of routine cardiovascular imaging.