WAUWATOSA, Wis. Since the late 1970s, the problem of storing film from medical images such as CT scans and ultrasounds has proved an elusive challenge for the medical industry. With some medical studies involving 2,000 pictures per procedure, old methods of storing, sharing and archiving medical images on film are fast becoming outdated as the use of digital medical ......Full article >>>
e one of the largest in country with the ability to make an image available for viewing wherever and whenever it was needed, Swensen said.
When Mayo issued a request for proposals in the late 1990s, all they received were new twists on the existing picture archiving and communications systems (PACS), a technology for sharing and storing medical images.
None of the big players l......Full article >>>
hrough its biomedical fund and moved the company to the Medical College of Wisconsin
Innovation Park in Wauwatosa.
Milwaukee is a hotbed for medical imaging, with GE Medical Systems, Merge and a lot of other smaller companies, said Trevor DSouza, managing director for Mason Wells.
Hanna was signed on to lead the company as CEO. M......Full article >>>
the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, money dried up in the venture capital community, and TeraMEDICA reduced its staff of 30 down to 20 people, then later to 14 people, all within a years time.
That was a very tough thing to do, Hanna says. We had a choice: manage through these tough economic times or disappear. Its just part of the process of growing a company through its early y......Full article >>>
n for the business, and maintaining a consistent desire to reach its target, is critical in overcoming the emotional roller coaster that leaders of a fledgling company face when confronting swings in the economy and shifts in the marketplace.
The VCs and angels can see that, when there is passion, he said. So, its the passion that helps get you past the low points.
Having a good ......Full article >>>
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