IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Syprosoft, Inc. announced today that it has been engaged by CompuMed, Inc. to help with the further development of their OsteoGram®system. The OsteoGram®is a medical image processing system that enables healthcare providers to cost-effectively screen, diagnose and monitor osteoporosis using digital images from filmless x-ray equipment or conventional, film-based hand x-rays. The system analyzes such images via proprietary software that produces a bone mineral density (BMD) report.
“We are pleased to be working with Syprosoft to further extend the integration of our OsteoGram® software into select digital radiography systems”, said Jerry McLaughlin, President and CEO of CompuMed, Inc. “Syprosoft’s previous experience in bone density software makes them an excellent fit to rapidly expand our available opportunities.”
“We are honored to have been selected by CompuMed for the further development of their OsteoGram®product”, said Dipu Ghosh, President of Syprosoft, Inc. “We are looking forward to being an extension of CompuMed’s engineering department and providing fast and high quality software development services”.
Founded in 1973, CompuMed, Inc. (CMPD.OB) is a leading provider of computer-aided telemedicine and diagnostics technology. The company's core products are the OsteoGram and CardioGram systems. The OsteoGram, which is cleared by the FDA for commercial use, is an accurate and precise technology for cost-effective osteoporosis testing. The CardioGram system remotely interprets electrocardiograms and is used by private practice, government and corporate healthcare providers nationwide. The CardioGram has the additional capability to automatically provide an over-read (i.e., follow-up review) by a cardiologist. CompuMed is headquartered in Los Angeles. Visit CompuMed at www.compumed.net or call (310) 258-5000.
Founded in 2002, Syprosoft, Inc. is a privately held company located in Irvine, California, which operates two divisions. Syprosoft Engineering provides a full range of R&D services, including software, electrical and mechanical engineering. As an extension of a client’s engineering department, Syprosoft Engineering provides the critical skills and expertise at the right time to help its client’s meet their product development goals. Syprosoft International provides international marketing services, particularly in large and fast-growing markets, such as, India. Leveraging its knowledge of a client’s products, together with a network of local representatives, Syprosoft International helps establish a strong presence for its client’s products in international markets. For more information visit www.syprosoft.com.
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