Palos Hospital adds new technology to detect non-obvious lung cancer

Jeff Vorva Times reporter Dr. Sarah Greenhill is hardly green when it comes to some advanced technologies in medicine. She had experience with the robotic-assisted bronchoscopy program when she interviewed at Northwestern Medical Palos Hospital in July. “When I was in the hiring process, this was one of the tools or technologies that I thought … Read more

New technology can replace traditional biopsy and histology in real time.

MediSCAPE, a high-speed 3D microscope designed by Colombian engineers, can view cell phone details in live tissues in real time to guide surgery, accelerate tissue analysis and improve treatment. The Columbia Engineering team has developed a technology that can replace conventional biopsies and histology in real-time imaging. It is described in a new paper published … Read more