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Jun 21, 2007
A new concept for comparing the overall toxicity burden of different cancer therapies could prove useful in treatment selection.
May 29, 2007
The integration of structural and functional imaging has big implications for research and clinical practice in Europe. A proactive response looks like the way to go.
May 7, 2007
Does image-guided radiation therapy measure up when it comes to patient survival and reduced toxicity? The best to way to find out is to subject the latest technologies to controlled clinical trials.
Apr 18, 2007
The future of diagnostic imaging will be all about the fusion of once discrete modalities and the rise of biomedical optics.
Mar 26, 2007
A directive designed to protect European Union workers may inadvertently make it illegal to carry out millions of MRI examinations. It's time for a rethink.
Mar 5, 2007
First there was PET. Then there was PET/CT. Now researchers and engineers are turning their attention to the fusion of PET and MRI technologies.
Feb 12, 2007
New European cancer figures demand a proactive response from governments, senior health professionals and the biomedical research community.
Jan 22, 2007
Whether it's cancer screening or drug discovery, molecular imaging or tissue engineering, the future's looking bright for biomedical optics.
Jan 3, 2007
medicalphysicsweb editors get the crystal ball out and make their predictions on the research, technology development and clinical innovation that could be making news over the coming year.
Dec 21, 2006
The collective conversation has only just started here on medicalphysicsweb. Watch this space in 2007.
Dec 11, 2006
The commoditization of cell-phone technology has raised public concern about potential health risks among users. Those concerns don't appear to be justified.
Nov 20, 2006
With more than 1200 conference papers and in excess of 11,000 delegates, the 48th annual ASTRO meeting was the place to be for the latest advances in therapeutic radiology and oncology.
Nov 4, 2006
A US study sheds new light on the link between radiation exposure and the incidence of subsequent tumours of the central nervous system in childhood-cancer survivors.
Oct 20, 2006
Medical physicists have a key role to play when it comes to local preparedness and tactical response to radiological and nuclear terrorism.
Sep 25, 2006
There are plenty of start-ups pushing the next big thing in medical diagnostics and therapeutics. The challenge for all of them is how to turn a good idea into hard cash.
Sep 4, 2006
A rigorous evaluation of toxicity and biocompatibility issues is essential if nanoparticles are to see wide-scale adoption in clinical imaging and drug-delivery applications.
Aug 14, 2006
To promote and accelerate the process of innovation: that's what medicalphysicsweb is all about.
Jul 25, 2006
Promoting innovation, technology transfer and business development. Welcome to the launch of medicalphysicsweb.