Monthly Archives: april 2014

MedTech West seminar – Health care economics for medical technologies

Economic evaluation in health care is a thriving international activity that is increasingly used to allocate scarce healthcare resources, and within which applied and methodological research and publication are flourishing. Health economic evaluations are used to inform decisions of various health care systems about which health care interventions, pharmaceutical or medical technology to fund from…
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MedTech West seminar – Measuring Tissue Water Diffusion with MRI: Reconciling Models with Reality

By any account, magnetic resonance (MR) diffusion imaging has proved a very successful imaging approach. The ability to diagnose stroke-related damages early and to characterize and monitor tumor lesions, along with the ability to capture fiber architecture, has made it an especially valuable diagnostic and research tool. The development of reliable diffusion imaging techniques, capable…
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