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Comprehensive medical education solution inspires teachers and students while further perfecting blended learning
Back in 2016, as part of the renovation of the dissection room at Newcastle University, a decision was made to also upgrade the equipment in the room in order to uphold the university’s commitment t...
Case | Medical education
Product | Medical education
New ways of working and digital tools required for basic medical education
A constantly growing need for care along with an explosive increase in medical knowledge and the use of technical tools is creating major challenges when it comes to training healthcare personnel quic...
Articles | Medical education
Small development team makes large impact on global medical education
The amount of information that medical professionals are expected to know and understand has been increasing at an astonishing rate. This places a heavy burden on educational institutions to fully pre...
Articles | Medical education
Colombian university scales up use of digital technology within medical and healthcare education
The Fundación Universitaria de Ciencias de la Salud (FUCS) is an institution for higher education in Bogotá, Colombia, that boasts 45 years’ experience of training healthcare sector professionals....
Case | Medical education
Platform for medical education revolutionizes radiology recruitment
At the forefront of radiology services, Telemedicine Clinic (TMC) supports hospitals in Europe by offering remote reading and reporting on radiology images. By integrating Sectra Education Portal into...
Case | Medical education | Enterprise imaging
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Healthcare would stop without diagnostic imaging
I have spent my whole working life focused on implementing innovations within diagnostic imaging. Together with many of the world’s leading healthcare organizations, I am driven by a shared belief t...
Industry reflections | Medical education
Navigating the new normal with digital tools
Parker University in the US, like many educational institutions, faced substantial challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic. The abrupt shift to remote learning accelerated the integration of digital t...
Case | Medical education
Improving students’ clinical readiness
Sahlgrenska Academy, the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Gothenburg, offers medical education and world-leading research. Practical training is of the utmost importance to the academy, which...
Case | Medical education
Video | Medical education
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Cross-disciplinary learning enabled through cloud-based solution
At the University of Bradford, the Sectra Education Portal was recently incorporated into the curriculum. The portal, which provides students with an enhanced understanding of anatomical structures, c...
Case | Enterprise imaging | Medical education
AMEE 2024
We invite you to visit Sectra in booth #48 at AMEE 2024. Come explore the Sectra Education Portal—a solution that can help enhance medical education through advanced interaction with real-patient im...
Event | Medical education
Sharing is caring at innovative university
Oslo Metropolitan University (OsloMet) is a public university with almost 22,000 students. It offers both undergraduate and postgraduate programs, 36 of which are within the Faculty of Health Sciences...
Case | Medical education
Sectra has direct sales in 18 countries and also operates through distribution partners worldwide. Please select your country or nearby location for contact details to Sectra offices and regional part...
Introduction of clinical imaging and interactive anatomy learning — both on campus and from home
Umeå University is one of the largest teaching universities in Sweden with over 34,000 students, 3,400 of whom belong to the Faculty of Medicine. Back in 2015, the heads of the medical program wanted...
Case | Medical education
Navigating the challenges of radiography
As we stand on the brink of a new era in healthcare, where technological advancements and demographic shifts shape the horizon, the critical role of radiography cannot be overstressed. However, we fac...
White papers | Medical education
The AI iceberg: below the surface
Designing the future of healthcare could become everyone’s responsibility. Making that happen will require a new education focus around artificial intelligence for healthcare professionals and patie...
Industry reflections | AI in medical imaging
How digitized histopathology training can offer advantages over microscopes
Sahlgrenska Academy, the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden, offers education and world-leading research in medicine, odontology, and health and care sciences. They were amo...
Case | Medical education | Digital pathology
Product | Medical education
Dutch university for radiographers uses Sectra PACS
In 2017, Hanze University of Applied Sciences Groningen (UAS) implemented Sectra RIS and PACS to enable its Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy program (MIRT) to better mimic the clinical workflows...
Case | Medical education | Radiology imaging
The path to digital pathology: IT-enabling image and report access across the enterprise
A vision starts with a need, quickly followed by a question—how can we accomplish it? At Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York, the vision to initiate digital pathology coupled with fully i...
Case | Digital pathology | Enterprise imaging
Club utilisateurs Pathologie - 2nde édition
Le club utilisateurs de pathologie Sectra est de retour avec sa seconde édition qui se déroulera le Mardi 28 mai 2024 à la Maison de la Recherche à Paris. Inscrivez-vous dès maintenant !
Event | Digital pathology
AEIRS 2024
We strive to provide top-quality medical education to students and healthcare professionals. Our aim is to prepare for real-life scenarios by providing hands-on experiences in a safe and controlled en...
Event | Medical education
PACS & EMR integration: Carilion Clinic improves speed, connectivity and access
It was early 2015 when the team at Carilion Clinic decided they had outgrown their PACS and needed to replace their decade-old system. Software lockups were all too common, and they needed to amp up t...
Case | Radiology imaging | Enterprise imaging | Enterprise platform
Philipps-Universität Marburg first in Germany to introduce innovative table
The Philipps-Universität Marburg was founded in 1527 and has since been a centre for both research and teaching. Today, it has nearly 23,000 students. The Faculty of Human Medicine is the largest fac...
Case | Medical education
New technology improves anatomy training at Linköping University
Linköping University has ordered the Sectra Table and will be first in the world to apply this innovation in medical education. All seven under-graduate programs at Linköping Faculty of Health Scien...
Case | Medical education
Where and how digitization affects the pathology workflow
Until recently, using a conventional light microscope has been standard practice for examining histopathology slides. However, the use of digital pathology is on the rise and many pathology labs are n...
Articles | Digital pathology
Dose reduction and monitoring: Challenges and recommendations
In the wake of the Cedars-Sinai CT overexposure scandal, California passed legislation in 2012 mandating the monitoring and reporting of CT-exam radiation dose; since then, dose-monitoring legislation...
Articles | Radiology imaging
Study confirms that authentic 3D images can enhance students’ understanding of anatomy
Anna Pettersson, Assistant Professor at Karolinska Institutet (KI) in Sweden is currently participating in three different projects, including one aimed at better understanding how students from diffe...
Articles | Medical education
Sectra UniView: a new way of working for NSW Health
Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD) is a leader in clinical services, research, and education, and provides a wide range of public healthcare services to a population of over 1 million people...
Case | Enterprise platform | Enterprise imaging | Radiology imaging
UKIO 2024
We are looking forward to exhibiting at UKIO 2024, the largest multidisciplinary imaging and oncology conference in the UK. Sectra will be situated at stand B15 where we will be showcasing our complet...
Event | Enterprise imaging | Digital pathology | Enterprise platform | Medical education | Radiology imaging | Sectra One Cloud
St. Joseph’s/Candler takes measures to bolster dose minimizing efforts
Amidst increasing concern from patients, as well as increased publicity about the effects of radiation exposure, hospital systems like St. Joseph’s/Candler, serving Savannah and the four surrounding...
Case | Radiology imaging
Radiologists slash report turnaround time by 50%
Pioneering speech recognition in Landstinget Västmanland, Sweden, has significantly reduced lead times in radiology. Just six months after integrating Nuance’s SpeechMagic technology into their Sec...
Case | Radiology imaging
Who can claim ownership of a pathology image?
I am confident that the advantages of digital pathology outweigh those of the analog workflow using a microscope. However, the benefit of glass slides being ‘vendor neutral’ in terms of being revi...
Industry reflections | Digital pathology
Proper integration is key in achieving efficiency in digital workflows—four tips on important demands to impose on your suppliers
Digital pathology has great potential to increase the efficiency and quality of anatomical pathology. A good digital workplace supports the daily work in everything from simple tasks, such as combinin...
Articles | Digital pathology
The path to collaboration—why and how pathology will digitize
Digital pathology is expected to be the next big digitisation in healthcare and with good reason, writes Jane Rendall, UK managing director at Sectra.
Industry reflections | Digital pathology
Supporting digital full-scale primary diagnostics in pathology
Pathology, a labor-intense and historically heavily analogue discipline, is now undergoing digitization. Departments are investing in scanners for the digitization of images and pathologists are adapt...
Articles | Digital pathology
Marketing dose monitoring and reduction to patients
As initiatives for radiation-dose reduction take root in health systems and hospitals around the country—driven, in some cases, by state legislation mandating dose tracking and reporting—these org...
Articles | Radiology imaging
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15 benefits with digital pathology—UMCU share their experiences
University Medical Center Utrecht (UMCU) is the first hospital in the Netherlands—and one of the first hospitals in the world—that has completely switched to digital pathology. Not only do they ha...
Articles | Digital pathology
Telepathology an effective solution for a large Danish hospital
A Dutchman who reviews the skin samples of Danish patients while on holiday in Spain. This scenario is made possible thanks to a digital pathology solution from Sectra. “Without telepathology, I’d...
Case | Digital pathology | Share and collaborate
Digital pathology pilot predicts prosperity
When it comes to digital medicine, digital pathology is very late to the game. But its time is coming. The benefits could be many: Bolstering the capabilities, efficiency and reach of individual patho...
Case | Digital pathology
Swedish county council shows the way to a successful implementation of enterprise imaging
Region Värmland is a pioneer in enterprise imaging and is currently a world leader in managing and storing medical images, multimedia and patient information in a central, region-wide platform. In a...
Case | Enterprise imaging | Breast imaging | Cardiology imaging | Digital pathology | Enterprise platform | Radiology imaging
Could chief clinical AI officers help the NHS to save more lives?
Chief clinical information officers didn’t even exist in the NHS a decade ago. Now they have become some of the most influential people in the health service, having a very visible and positive impa...
Industry reflections | Enterprise imaging | AI in medical imaging | Enterprise platform
The story of mammography screening in Sweden, and how the latest research shows it has halved breast cancer death in women
Dr. László Tabár, by training a radiologist and oncologist from Falun, Sweden, is known worldwide as the “father” of mammography screening. He is certainly one of the key people behind the curr...
Articles | Breast imaging
The path to digital pathology: learning from Hospital for Special Surgery’s journey
Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City has pioneered a lot of innovation. This time it’s digital pathology. They’re all in with research and consultation and dawning with primary diagnostic...
Case | Digital pathology
Coping with rising demand: How radiologists are fighting back with tech
Even before the coronavirus pandemic, radiologists have been facing year on year rising demand. University Hospitals North Midlands NHS Trust is one trust that has been using technology to respond. Th...
Case | Radiology imaging
Cybersecurity—an urgent, serious and rapidly growing concern
The healthcare system is a prime target for cybercriminals, and it is time to start managing these risks more proactively.
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Webinar: A digital pathology journey — the Mayo Clinic experience
This webinar explores the digital pathology process that has begun at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Listen as Mayo representatives discuss their journey into digitizing their pathology solution.
Webinars | Digital pathology
Dental radiology is following the enterprise imaging trend
We spoke at length with lecturer and physicist Gerald Torgersen along with Linda Arvidsson and Ulf Riis, maxillofacial radiologists at the Department of Maxillofacial Radiology, part of the Institute...
Case | Radiology imaging | Enterprise imaging
Podcast: From pixels to pathways—the future of integrated diagnostics
How can genomics and diagnostic imaging come together to revolutionize integrated diagnostics? Fredrik Lysholm, General Manager of Genomics IT at Sectra, and Dr. Prabhu Arumugam, Director of Clinical...
Podcast | Digital pathology | Radiology imaging
Podcast: The transition from glass slides to digital success
Transitioning from whole slide to digital pathology isn’t just a shift—it’s a true evolution. In this episode, we follow up on Driving the transition to digital pathology article together with D...
Podcast | Digital pathology | AI in medical imaging
ECP 2024
We welcome you to join Sectra at the 36th European Congress of Pathology (ECP) to learn more about the possibilities and benefits with digital pathology, and how Sectra’s comprehensive and vendor-ne...
Event | Digital pathology | Medical education
100+ digital pathology implementations: 10 lessons learned, 1 essential conclusion
As in many change projects, the goal of implementing a digital pathology workflow is to increase efficiency and/or improve quality. Simply digitizing pathology slides does not accomplish either of the...
White papers | Digital pathology