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The Excellence in Diagnostic Imaging Utilization Act was passed by the U.S. House of Representatives and could change how diagnostic imaging services are used.

Recent Content

18F-FDG PET more accurate than fMRI and may help physicians better determine the long-term recovery of patients with unresponsive wakefulness syndrome.

Diffusor tensor imaging (DTI) identifies regional white matter damage in the brains of people who sustained mild brain injuries.

Case History: A 26-year-old male presented with complaints of pain and swelling in his left knee joint. He had sustained a knee injury due to falling from a bicycle one month prior.

Radiology might not be the best way to make a buck, but its rewards come in all shapes and sizes.

Taking a different approach to patient satisfaction…

Radiologists aren’t exaggerating, exams have transformed, and they’re ugly.

Our “10 Questions” series asks the same questions to a diverse group of professionals in the medical imaging community.

Case Studies

A 60-year-old man was incidentally found to have a large right renal mass during a CT scan with and without intravenous and oral contrast ordered by his primary care physician to evaluate mild right side abdominal discomfort and hepatomegaly.

Case History: A 26-year-old male presented with complaints of pain and swelling in his left knee joint. He had sustained a knee injury due to falling from a bicycle one month prior.

Case History: 60-year-old female with complaint of breathlessness during rest, unrelated to smoke/dust; non-purulent non-blood stained whitish expectorant in cough; fever.

From Physicians Practice

Sometimes patients show up for preventive care and an urgent problem. Should you eat the cost for one service? Or bill for both?

Clear and well-respected boundaries between medical practice managers and physicians are essential. Here's how to better define them.

New rules will now require Medicare enrollees who are classified as “high risk,” to subject themselves to fingerprint-based background checks.

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