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December 2013
Main Feature: Edith Stoney MA, the first women medical physicist

Also featuring:
Managing maternal medical equipment in Uganda
Awarding bursaries and prizes for 2013 work
The PMSIG members: so what's your day job?
Science career aspirations
I'm a scientist, get me out of here

 

 

 September 2013
Main Feature: Singing in the Scanner

Also featuring:
paRTner: UK-Africa partnership for radiotherapy
Introducing Steve Keevil
International Day of Medical Physics
Making the most of your IPEM Membership

 

 

June 2013
Main feature: Half a century - Celebrating in Edinburgh

Also featuring:
Correcting interruptions in radiotherapy treatment
Book now for ICMP2013
Medical equipment in developing countries

 

 

 

March 2013
Main feature: Oxford Experience: The success of MPEC 2012

Also featuring:
Stereophotogrammetry for breast reconstruction
Collaboration with India
Ensuring patient safety with regular inspections?

 

 

 

 December 2012
Main feature: Career journey: From CERN to radiotherapy

Also featuring:

Bilateral mammographic breast tissue asymmetry
Sweet and sour in Beijing
Prizes to be awarded to members for work

 

 

September 2012
Main feature: Call for Engagement: Science and Parliament

Also featuring:

A work of fiction?: Alice through the archive cupboard
Radiating enthusiasm: IPEM at the 2012 Big Bang Science Fair

 

 

 

June 2012
Main feature:
Hybrid imaging: The UK's first PET/MR scanner

Also featuring:
IGRT survery: Results from the IPEM Working Party
Historical feature: Adolf Fick and physiological physics

 

 

 

 

March 2012
Main feature:

History in London: Nineteenth-century medical physics
Also featuring:
Novel surgical design: Method to optimise bone locking implants
Engineering World Health: Meeting reports about the company's work

 

 

 

December 2011
Main feature:

EMPEC2011: Meeting reports from Dublin
Also featuring:
Open-loop lung simulator: For ventilation of preterm infants
Radium storage during WWII: The recovery of radium after bomb explosions

 

 

 

September 2011
Main feature: Pierre Pelletan: First medical physics textbook author

Also featuring:
Temperature measurement: New standards for instrumentation
Video game training: A neuromuscular stimulation system

 

 

 

June 2011
Main feature: Yellow brick road: The path to CEng through IPEM

Also featuring:
Presentation to Parliament: Medical physics discussion meeting
History of Medical Physics: Honouring Jean-Noël Halle's pioneering work

 

 

 

 

 

March 2011
Main feature: History Lesson: The start of medical physics

Also featuring:
Professional Registration: Engineering Council Accreditation
The 2009 UK IMRT Audit: A snapshot of the status of IMRT in the UK

 

 

 

December 2010
Main feature:
Special Deliveries: Sending radon and radium by post

Also featuring:
Remote patient monitoring: To improve patient care on general wards
Simulator systems: For carrying out epicardial procedures

 

 

 September 2010
Main feature: Testing Shielding : Its integrity for radiation facilities

Also featuring:
Pressure sores preventions : By neuromuscular stimulation
WLAN interface for a Holter : A wireless communication

 

 

 

June 2010 

Main feature: Emergency Plans: NAIR incident training exercises

Also featuring:
 
Moving on(line) : The launch of online Scope
Big Bang Fair 2010 : IPEM promoting scientific careers





March 2010
Main feature: A work of art : medical physicist in MRI art

Also featuring:
Reliability Engineering : Part 2: case study of syringe drivers
The case for revalidation : Two sides of the argument

 

 

 

December 2009
Main feature: Reliability engineering : Fundamentals of relability analysis

Also featuring:
Unsung heroes of healthcare : Recognised for their valuable contribution
Organising a joint meeting : Do you feel lucky, IPEM Member?

 

 

 

September 2009
Main feature: Radiotherapy Audit : A difficult but awesome challenge

Also featuring:
Cardiac Activity Modelling : Using Maths to explain and predict activity 
Digital Seating Services : Designing wheelchair seating digitally

 

 

 

June 2009
Main feature: Heart and Breathing : IPEM's first PhD research study

Also featuring:
Heart valve modelling : Potentials of mechanical valves
High or low risk strategy? : Extending equipment service intervals

 

 

 

 

March 2009
Main feature: African Safari : Medical Engineering in Tanzania

Also featuring:
Therepeutic stimulation : Electrical nerve stimulation
Planning algorithms : Photon and electron calculations

 

 

 

December 2008
Main feature: IPEM Annual Meeting : In-depth meeting report from Bath

Also featuring:
World class radiotherapy : Vision of a leading service for the future
Radiotherapy staffing survey : Situations and standards in the UK

 

 

 

September 2008
Main feature: Ultrasonic detection

Also featuring:
Image registration : Tutorial on medical imaging technique
Research collaboration : Scottish consortium sharing brain research

 

 

 

June 2008
Main feature: Predicting Eye colour : Monte Carlo simulation

Also featuring:
There goes the science bit : Speaking out about nonsensical science
Sample size calculations : Use of statistics in clinical trials

 

 

 

March 2008
Main feature: University Research: Funding and assessment exercise

Also featuring:
K-space: the final frontier : The concept explained in this helpful tutorial

 

 


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